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FALL SCHEDULE 2005

The David Bradford Seminars in Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
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 19, “The Uses and Misuses of Scientific Information in Public Policy”

Reading 1
Reading 2
Power Point  

Chris C. Mooney

Washington Correspondent, SEED magazine


September 26, “Air Pollution: Science, Impacts,and Policy”

Reading 1
Reading 2

Denise L. Mauzerall

Assistant Professor of Public and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University


October 3, "The Unfinished Business of Nuclear Disarmament"

Reading 1
Reading 2

Robert Alvarez

Director, Nuclear Policy Project, Institute for Policy Studies


October 10, “Evidence-Based Technology Management for Global Health Risks: Analytical Issues, Empirical Results, and Policy Implications”

Reading 1
Reading 2

Majid Ezzati

Assistant Professor of International Health
Harvard School of Public Health


October 17, “Pathways to Sustainable Development: Co-Optimizing Competitiveness,Environment, and Employment

Reading 1
Reading 2
PowerPoint

Nicholas A. Ashford

Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Director, The Program in Technology and Law



October 31 - Fall Break


November 7, “Politics and Business: Climate Change Policy Approaches A Turning Point” 

Hon. Eileen Claussen

President, The Pew Center on Global Climate Change


November 14, “Untangling Science and Politics: Is There Such a Thing as Objective Science-Policy Advice?”

Reading 1
Reading 2

E. William Colglazier

Executive Officer, The National Academy of Sciences


November 21, “An Insider's View of Corporate and Government Leadership in Climate Protection”

Reading 1
Reading 2

Stephen Andersen

Director, Strategic Climate Projects, U.S. E.P.A.


November 28, "Flawed Radiation Standards and Risks to Ecosystems and Biota”

Reading 1
Reading 2

Kristin Shrader-Frechette

O'Neill Family Professor, Department of Biological Sciences and Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame
 


December 5, “Environmental Issues Associated with Modern Agriculture”

David Pimentel

Professor of Insect Ecology and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Entomology, Cornell University


December 12, “Regulatory Benefits and Costs: Progress and Challenges”

Reading 1

John D.Graham

Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Offfice of Management and Budget

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