Environmental Economics and Policy Analysis ~ A Seminar for Federal Judges
 

Lecturers
Dr. Peter M. Emerson
Senior Economist
Environmental Defense Fund
44 East Avenue
Suite 304
Austin, TX 78701

Mr. Stephen L. Kass
Director Carter, Ledyard & Milburn
Environmental Practice Group
2 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005

Professor Donald Kettl
Director
LaFollette Institute of Public Affairs
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1225 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Dr. Mark L. Plummer
Senior Fellow
Discovery Institute
10816 NW Oxbow Ridge Court
Vancouver, WA 98685

Mr. John G. Scriven
Vice President and General Counsel and Secretary
Dow Chemical Company
2030 Dow Center
Midland, MI 48674

Mr. Andy Stahl
Executive Director
FSEEE
PO Box 11615
Eugene, OR 97440

Agenda

Tuesday, August 24, 1999

2:00 - 4:30 pm
Registration and Refreshments
4:30 - 5:00 pm IntroductionJohn A. Baden, Ph.D.
5:00 - 5:30 pm WelcomeThe Honorable Robert Cindrich
6:00 pm Cocktails
6:30 pm Dinner
   
Wednesday, August 25
7:00-8:00 am
Breakfast
8:00-9:30 am Session I-Romance and Sludge: A 25 Year Perspective on Environmental Policy John Baden
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session II-Don't Shoot the Messenger: Economics and the Environment I Dr. Mark Plummer
11:30-12:30 pm Lunch
12:30-2:00 pm Session III- Transboundary Environmental Cooperation: Managing Air Quality in the Paso del Norte Region Dr. Pete Emerson
2:00-2:30 pm Session III- Transboundary Environmental Cooperation: Managing Air Quality in the Paso del Norte Region Dr. Pete Emerson
2:30-4:00 pm Session IV-The Second Generation of Environmental Policy Professor Donald Kettl
4:00 - 7:00 pm Free Time
7:00 pm Cocktails
7:30 pm Dinner
   
Thursday, August 26
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast
8:00-9:30 am Session V- Fishing for Solutions: Red Snapper Management in the Gulf of Mexico Dr. Pete Emerson
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session VI-Deconstructing Brownfields Mr. Stephen Kass
11:30-6:00 pm Sack Lunches Free Time: horseback rides, fishing, hiking, etc.
6:30 pm Cocktails
7:00 pm Dinner
   
Friday, August 27
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast
8:00-9:30 am Session VII-Mark Twain Sets the Tune: Economics and the Environment II Mark Plummer
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session VIII- Litigation and Mass Torts--The Problems and Proposed Solutions Mr. John Scriven
11:30-12:30 pm Lunch
12:30 - 2:00 pm Session IX-Evolution of Timber Trust Funds Mr. Andy Stahl
2:00 - 6:00 pm Free Time
6:00 pm Cocktails
6:30 pm Dinner
   

Saturday, August 28

7:00-8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00-9:30 am

Session X-Climate Change and You Mr. Stephen Kass

9:30-10:00 am

Break

10:00-11:30 am

Session XI-Can Performance-Based Management Reduce Litigation? Professor Don Kettl

11:30-12:30 pm

Lunch

12:30-2:00 pm

Session XII-Biodiversity at the Margin Dr. Mark Plummer

2:00-2:30 pm

Break

2:30-3:30 pm

Session XIII-General Discussion Dr. John Baden

3:30 - 6:00 pm

Free Time

6:00 pm

Cocktails

6:30 pm

Dinner

   
Sunday, August 29
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast
As necessary Shuttle to Airport
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