Spring 2008


Spring 2008

February 15, 2008
12:00pm—1:30pm

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: Emission Leakage and the Effectiveness of Interstate Border Adjustments
Ian Sue Wing
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography & Environment, Boston University
Bell Hall
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March 10, 2008
4:00pm—5:30pm

Does Foreign Direct Investment Lead to More Rigorous Environmental Management?
Aseem Prakash
Professor of Political Science, University of Washington-Seattle
Bell Hall
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March 20, 2008
12:00pm—1:30pm

Global Climate and Global Trade
Jeffrey Frankel
James W. Harpel Professor of Capital Formation & Growth, Harvard Kennedy School
Bell Hall
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April 8, 2008
12:00pm—1:30pm

Let's Get Serious about Climate Change Policy: What's Really Achievable at What Cost?
William A. Pizer
Senior Fellow and Director, Energy and Natural Resources, Resources for the Future
Bell Hall
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April 17, 2008
12:00pm—1:30pm

Carbon Tax: The Best Way to Address Global Warming?
Gilbert Metcalf
Professor of Economics, Tufts University
Bell Hall

April 18, 2008
12:00pm—1:30pm

The Credit Crisis: Why Did It Happen, and What Does It Mean for Regulatory Policy?
Robert R. Glauber
Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Chairman and CEO, National Association of Securities Dealers (retired)
Malkin Penthouse