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FALL SCHEDULE 2002

STEP Lunchtime Seminar Series
The seminar series is co-sponsored with the Princeton Environmental Institute
(PDF Schedule)

Wallace Hall, Room 300
(12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m)
Lunch is provided starting at 11:45 a.m.


September 23, Peter Daszak
Consortium for Conservation Medicine
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
"Emerging Diseases, Wildlife Conservation and a New Agenda for Public Health"
(Sponsors - STEP-PEI and the Center for Health and Wellbeing)


September 30, David J. Karoly
Professor of Meteorology and Head of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Monash University
IPCC Climate Change Assessment: Is It Science?


October 7, Klaus S. Lackner
Ewing Worzel Professor of Geophysics, Columbia University
Carbon Management


October 14, Shirley M. Tilghman
President, Princeton University
Beyond the Human Genome Sequence: Promises and Puzzles


October 21, Richard B. Alley
Professor of Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State University
Is the IPCC Optimistic? A Paleoclimatic View of the Future


October 28 - Fall Break


November 4, Robert N. Stavins
Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government
Faculty Chair of the Environment and Natural Resources Program
John F. Kennedy School of Government
Director, Environmental Economics Program at Harvard University
Lessons from the American Experiment with Market-Based Environmental Policies


November 11, Matthew A. Evangelista
Professor, Department of Government, Cornell University
Scientists Influencing Policy in the Soviet Union


November 18, Ronald J. Herring
John S. Knight Professor of International Relations and Professor of Government, Cornell University
Miracle Seeds, Suicide Seeds and the Poor: Mobilizing Around Genetically Modified Organisms in India


November 25, Ellen Pikitch
Research Scientist and Director of the Marine Program, Wildlife Conservation Society
Caviar Emptor: Saving the Most Valuable Fish in the World


December 2, Daniel J. Dudek
Senior Economist, Environmental Defense Fund
The Revolution in China’s Environmental Management


December 9, Kathleen N. Kingscott
Director, Public Affairs, IBM Corporation
Technology Advances and Science Policy for Growth in the Upcoming Congress

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