SPRING SCHEDULE 2000
STEP PEI Seminar Series
The seminar series is co-sponsored with the Princeton Environmental Institute
Wallace Hall, Room 300
(12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m)
Lunch is provided starting at 11:45 a.m.
February 3, Frank von Hippel
Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University
"The End of Nuclear Arms Control?"
February 10, Robert Moore
The Coalition for Peace Action
“Political and Technological Dimensions of Gun Violence Prevention”
February 17, Darci Vetter
MPA 2, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University
"Water Security and the Tourist Industry in Bethlehem: Will Tourists Suck Bethlehem Dry?"
February 24, Majid Ezzati
STEP Ph.D. Candidate, Princeton University
“Energy Technology, Indoor Air Pollution, and Respiratory Infections - Analysis of Environmental Health Risks and Benefits in Developing Countries”
March 2, Shanti Rabindran
Ph.D. Candidate, MIT Department of Economics
Work in Progress:
"Forest and Land Fires in Indonesia: The Role of Small and Large Landholders - A GIS-Econometrics Analysis”
March 19, David Keith
Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
"Geoengineering the Climate: History and Prospects"
March 16 - Spring Break
March 23, Nandita Mongia
GEF Regional Coordinator for Climate Change
Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific United Nations Development Program
"Air Pollution in India and China: Thinking Globally, Acting Locally"
March 30, Renee Kuriyan
MPA 1, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University
“Should a Species Have to Pay Its Way?: The African Elephant and the International Trade in Ivory”
April 6, Klaus Keller
"Optimal Greenhouse Gas Control Under Uncertainty: An Economic Analysis”
Authors: K. Keller, B. M. Bolker, D. F. Bradford
April 14, Sunita Narain
Co-director, Centre for Science & Environment - New Delhi
“Global Environmental Negotiations: Perspectives from the South"
April 20, Gregory Carmichael
Co-director, Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research, University of Iowa
“The Impact of the Asian Emissions on the Chemistry of the Atmosphere”
April 27, Daniel Kammen
Associate Professor of Energy and Society
Director, Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory, University of California at Berkeley
"Advocating Equity: Mixing Science, Policy, and Activism for Deep Cuts in Carbon Emissions"