Seminars


Fall 2015

Thursday, September 17, 2015
11:45am-1:00pm, Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS
Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals Reporting: Evaluation of Data and Recommendations for Policymakers 
Kate Konschnik, Lecturer on Law and the founding Director of Harvard Law School’s Environmental Policy Initiative

Thursday, September 24, 2015
11:45am-1:00pm, Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS
Crafting an Evidence-Based Regulatory Management System: Lessons from Poland
Maciej Drozd, Director for Regulatory Planning and Impact Assessment at the Polish Prime Minister’s Office, and M-RCBG Fellow

Thursday, October 1, 2015
11:45am-1:00pm, Bell Hall, 5th Floor Belfer Building, HKS
Institutional Mechanisms for Investigating the Regulatory Implications of a Major Crisis: The Commission of Inquiry and the Safety Board
Lori Snyder Bennear, Associate Professor of Environmental Economics and Policy, Duke University

Thursday, October 8, 2015
11:45am-1:00pm, Fainsod, Rm 324, Littauer Building, HKS
The Cost of Nothing Trumps the Value of Everything: The Failure of Regulatory Economics to Keep Pace with Improvements in Quantitative Risk Analysis   
Adam Finkel, Senior Fellow and Executive Director, Penn Program on Regulation

Thursday, October 15, 2015
11:45am-1:00pm, Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS
Title TBA
Joseph Aldy, Associate Professor of Public Policy, HKS; Faculty Chair Regulatory Policy Program

Thursday, November 12, 2015
11:45-1:00, Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Building, HKS
An Excess of Access? Success and Failure in Regulating Australia's Natural Monopolies
Henry Ergas, Professor of Infrastructure Economics, University of Wollongong, and columnist, The Australian