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"
Professor of Public Policy and Economics, UMBC; Senior Fellow , Resources for the Future;
Chief Economist, U.S. Federal Communication Commission, Washington , D.C.
March 31st, 2014 "Powering Forward:The Next Steps to Drive Clean Energy in America"
Director, Center for the New Energy Economy, Colorado State University and
Former Governor of Colorado
April 7th , 2014 "Global Land Monitoring Using Landsat Data"
Professor, Department of Geography, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
April 14, 2014 "The (Rocky) Path to 80 Percent Renewables "
Professor, Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering,
Director, Princeton Laboratory for Energy Systems Analysis(PENSA)
April 21st, 2014 " Complex Adaptive Problems in Nature and Society"
James R Watson
Visiting Research Scholar, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology,
Princeton University, Researcher, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University