Spring Schedule 2014
STEP seminars are held in Wallace Hall 300 (unless specified otherwise )
12 noon until 1pm
(Lunch is served at 11:45a)
February 10th, 2014
"Air Pollution in China: Scientific and Public Policy Challenges"
Tong Zhu , Princeton Global Scholar,
February 17th, 2014
"A Framework to Achieve Energy Access for All"
Class of 1935 Distinguished Professor of Energy, University of California, Berkeley
February 24th, 2014 " Negotiating A New Climate Treaty: Will the Efforts to Craft A New U.N. Agreement On Global Warming Be Successful? "
Professor, School of International Relations and Pacific Studies,
University of California, San Diego
March 3, 2014 " The Impact of Air Pollution on Life Expectancy: Evidence from China's Huai River Policy"
Visiting Scholar, Center for Health and Wellbeing, Princeton University, 2013-2014
Lecturer, Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
March10th, 2013 " Unconventional Gas and Infant Health Outcomes In Pennsylvania "
Janet M. Currie
Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs
Director of the Center for Health and Well-Being
March 17th 2014 - No STEP seminar - Spring Break Week
March 24th 2014 " Consumer Response To Energy Efficiency Technologies"
Chief Economist - U.S. Federal Communications Commission; Professor of Public Policy and Economics, University of Maryland BC
March 31st, 2014 "TBA"
Director, Center for the New Energy Economy, Colorado State University and
Former Governor of Colorado
April 7th , 2014 "TBA"
Professor, Department of Geography, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
April 14, 2014 " TBA"
Professor, Department of Research and Financial Engineering,
April 21st, 2014 " TBA"
James R Watson
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology,