SPRING SCHEDULE 2001
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 5, Richard C. J. Somerville
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
University of California, San Diego
"Voyage to an Alien World: A Climate Scientist at the UN Climate Change Negotiations"
February 12, Charles E. Kolb
President, Aerodyne Research, Inc.
“Urban Respiration: Measuring Emissions from Cities”
February 19, Brian P. Flannery
Science Strategy & Programs Manager--Safety, Health & Environment
Exxon Mobil Corporation
"Beyond the Kyoto Protocol: Next Steps on Climate Change"
February 26, David G. Streets
Argonne National Laboratory
“Emissions of Air Pollutants in Asia”
March 5, Robert O. Mendelsohn
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
“The Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture: Cross-Sectional Results”
March 12, Michael Greenstone
University of Chicago, Department of Economics
"Does Air quality Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market"
March 19 - Spring Break
March 26, Ted Postol
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Scientific Fraud in the National Missile Defense Program"
April 2, Daniel Schrag
Laboratory for Geochemical Oceanography, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University
“Sharpening the Double-Edged Sword of Uncertainty: Perspectives in Global Warming from the Geologic Past”
April 9, Todd Sandler
School of International Relations, University of Southern California
"Health-promoting Public Good Alliances”
April 16, Joan M. Ogden
Center for Energy and environmental Studies, Princeton University
“Exploring the Path to Near-Zero Emissions Transportation"
April 23, Bernard J. Bulkin
Vice President, BP International, London
“BP's Internal Emission Trading System”
April 30, Markus Amann
"Making Air Pollution Policy in Europe and Asia: the role of the RAINS Integrated Assessment Model"