Environmental Economics and Policy Analysis ~ A Seminar for Federal Judges
 

Supported by:

John M. Olin Foundation, Inc.

Alex C. Walker Foundation

The Armstrong Foundation

Agenda

Saturday, June 14, 1997

2:00 - 4:30 pm
Registration and Refreshments
4:30 - 5:30 pm Session I: Introduction John Baden, Ph.D., Chairman, Foundation for Research on Economics and the Environment
6:00 pm Cocktails (Baggage Room)
6:30 pm Dinner (Colonnade)
   
Sunday, June 15
7:00-8:00 am
Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00-9:30 am Session II: The Progressive Roots of American Land and Resource Policy Robert Nelson, Professor, School of Public Affairs, University of Maryland
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session III: A New Shade of Green John Baden, Ph.D.
12:00-1:00 pm Lunch (Colonade)
1:00-4:00 pm Free Time
4:00-5:30 pm Session IV: The Post - Progressive Era - What Will It Mean? Professor Robert Nelson
6:00 pm Cocktails (Baggage Room)
6:30 pm Dinner (Colonnade)
7:30 pm Evening Address: Overgrazing of Yellowstone National Park Robert L. Ross, Range Ecologist
   
Monday, June 16
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00-9:30 am Session V: The Role of Incentives in Environmental Policy Professor Russell Roberts, Director, Business Management Center, Washington University in St. Louis
10:00 - 6:00 pm Special Session: Tour of Yellowstone Park with Bob Ross
6:30 pm Cocktails (Baggage Room)
7:00 pm Dinner (Colonnade)
8:00 pm Evening Address: Forest Service Rhetoric vs. Reality: A Centennial Evaluation Robert Ament and Richard Walker, Program Directors, American Wildlands
   
Tuesday, June 17
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00-9:30 am Session VI: Can We Put a Dollar Value on Environmental Amenities? Professor Russell Roberts
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session VII: Property Rights and the Environment Professor Robert Nelson
11:30-5:00 pm Lunch and Free Time *Optional Hart Ranch horseback rides with Christy Fullen
5:45 pm Cocktails at the Enterprise Ranch
7:00 pm Dinner (Community Center)
8:00 pm Evening Address: Environmental Magnets Ray Rasker, Economist, Ecology and Economics Research Department, The Wilderness Society
   

Wednesday, June 18

7:00-8:00 am

Breakfast (Colonnade)

8:00-9:30 am

Session VIII: Economics, Values and the Environment Professor Russell Roberts

9:30-10:00 am

Break

10:00-11:30 am

Session IX: Reforming the Endangered Species Act Randal O'Toole

11:30-5:00 pm

Lunch and Free Time *Optional Hart Ranch horseback rides with Christy Fullen

5:45 pm

Cocktails (Baggage Room) Evening Address: Conservation and the Danger of National Control James J. Hill, Chairman of the Board (long retired), Great Northern Railway

6:30 pm

Dinner (Colonnade)

   
Thursday, June 19
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:30 - 10:00 am Session X: General Discussion John Baden, Ph.D.
10:30 am Shuttles to the airport will be leaving
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