Fall 2005

Fall 2005

October 6, 2005
Regulatory Policy Based on Benefit and Cost: Progress and Challenges
John Graham
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget
Fainsod Room

October 20, 2005
File Sharing, Copyright, Digital Rights Management, and the Optimal Production of Music

Gerald Faulhaber
Professor of Business and Public Policy and Management
Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania
Bell Hall

October 27, 2005
The Energy Policy Act of 2005: Will it Make a Difference?

William Hogan
Professor of Public Policy and Administration, Kennedy School of Government
John Holdren
Professor of Environmental Policy, & Director of the Science, Technology and Public Policy Program,
Kennedy School of Government
William Rosenberg
Senior Fellow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government
Bell Hall

November 3, 2005
Whose Video is it Anyway: The Battle Between Telcos and Cable to Provide your Video

Robert Metzger
Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Bell Hall

November 10, 2005
Medical Utilization Under Placebo Learning with Self-Remitting Diseases
A Rationale for Approval Regulation
Daniel Carpenter
Professor of Government, Harvard University
Bell Hall

December 8, 2005
Building a Better Delivery System: A New Engineering/Health Care Partnership

Jerome Grossman
Director of the Harvard/Kennedy School Health Care Delivery Policy Program, Harvard University
Fainsod Room

December 15, 2005
Markets for Power in the United States: An Interim Assessment

Paul Joskow
Director of the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research
& the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics and Management at MIT
Taubman A