Environmental Economics and Policy Analysis ~ A Seminar for Federal Judges
   

Cosponsored by:

Lewis and Clark Law School

Supported by:

M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
Vancouver, Washington

John M. Olin Foundation
New York, New York

Alex C. Walker Educational and Charitable Foundation
Decatur, Georgia

Agenda

Saturday, June 15, 1996

2:00 - 4:00 pm
Registration
4:30 - 6:00 pm Session I: Progressive Myths and the Lords of Yesterday, John Baden, Ph.D., Chairman, Foundation for Research on Economics and the Environment
6:30 pm Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres (Baggage Room)
7:30 pm Dinner (Dining Room) Evening Address: Painting the New Shade of Green, Lynn Scarlett, Vice President of Research, Reason Foundation, Los Angeles, California
   
Sunday, June 16
7:00-8:00 am
Breakfast
8:00-9:30 am Session II: The Progressive Movement and Public Lands, Robert Nelson, Ph.D., University of Maryland, School of Public Affairs, College Park, Maryland
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session III: Playing Dice with the Environment?: Coping with Uncertainty in Environmental Decision-making, Fred Morris, J.D., Research Leader, Battelle Research Center, Seattle, Washington'
11:30 - 1:00 pm Lunch (Colonnade)
1:00 - 2:30 pm Session IV: Economic, Institutional, and Moral Issues of Environmental Enforcement, Lynn Scarlett
2:30 - 4:00 pm Free Time
4:30 - 6:00 pm Session V: Reforming the Forest Service, Randal O"Toole, Director, Thoreau Institute, Oak Grove, Oregon
6:30 pm Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres (Baggage Room)
7:30 pm Dinner (Colonnade) Evening Address: Federal Lands: Fitting New Ideas onto an Old Framework of Laws and Traditions, Hal Salwasser, Ph.D., Regional Forester, Northern Region, Missoula, Montana
   
Monday, June 17
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00 - 9:30 am Session VI: Post-Progressivism in the Twenty-First Century?, Bob Nelson
9:30 - 10:00 am
Break
10:00 - 11:30 am Session VII: Regulator's Dilemmas: Institutional Capacity and Risk Regulation, Fred Morris
11:30 - 6:00 pm Lunch and Free Time: Hart Ranch horseback rides with Christy Fullen, Museum of the Rockies, biking, fishing, hiking, etc. Box lunches will be provided.
6:30 pm Cocktails and Dinner at the Gallatin Gateway Community Center. After dinner John Baden introduces the Gateway community.
   
Tuesday, June 18
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00-9:30 am Session VIII: Political Democracy versus Market Democracy, Randal O'Toole
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session IX: La Sierra, Felix Romero, Board Member, La Sierra Foundation, San Luis, Colorado, and Senior Fellow, Gallatin Institute, Bozeman, Montana, and Tom Wolf, Ph.D., Southwest Studies Program, Colorado College, Westcliffe, Colorado
11:30 - 6:00 pm Lunch and Free Time: Hart Ranch horseback rides with Christy Fullen, Museum of the Rockies, biking, fishing, hiking, etc. Box lunches will be provided.
6:30 pm Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres (Baggage Room)
6:30 pm Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres (Baggage Room)
7:30 pm Dinner (Colonnade) Evening Address: Colorado's Sangre de Cristo Mountains: An Experiment in Self-Governance, Tom Wolf
   

Wednesday, June 19

7:00-8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00-9:30 am

Session X: Risk Management Beyond the 100th Meridian: The Collapse of Teton Dam, Fred Morris

9:30-10:00 am

Break

10:00-11:30 am

Session XI: Economics, Property Rights, and Environmental Nuisance: Statutes versus Negotiations, Lynn Scarlett

11:30 - 12:30 pm

Lunch (Colonnade)

12:30 - 2:00 pm

Session XII: Saving Endangered Species without Big Government, Randal O"Toole

2:00 - 6:30 pm

Free Time

6:30 pm

Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres (Baggage Room)

7:30 pm

Dinner (Baggage Room) Evening Address: Finding a New Shade of Green, John Baden

   
Thursday, June 20
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast
8:30 - 10:00 am Session XIII: General Discussion, John Baden
11:30 am Shuttles to the airport will be leaving
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