Environmental Economics and Policy Analysis ~ A Seminar for Federal Judges
 

Sponsored by

Liberty Fund, Inc.

Agenda

Tuesday, May 26, 1998

2:00 - 4:30 pm
Registration and Refreshments
4:30 - 5:00 pm Welcome John Baden, Ph.D., Chairman Foundation for Research on Economics and the Environment Introduction Dr. George M. Curtis III, Program Officer, Liberty Fund, Inc.
6:00 pm Cocktails (Baggage Room Pub)
6:30 pm Dinner (Colonnade)
   
Wednesday, May 27
7:00-8:00 am
Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00-9:30 am Session I: The Ecology of Economics Ms. Lynn Scarlett, Executive Director, Reason Public Policy Institute
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session II: Oh Louisiana! A West of Visions, Ideals, Dreams, Hallucinations Mr. Don Snow, Arts and Literary Director, Gallatin Writers, Inc. Executive Director, Northern Lights Institute
11:30 - 12:30 pm Lunch (Colonnade)
12:30 - 2:00 pm Session III: Basic Economic Concerns Professor Dwight Lee, Ramsey Professor of Economics, University of Georgia
2:00-3:30 pm Session IV: Combat Biology From the Clearwater to the Courtroom Mr. Todd Wilkinson, western correspondent, Christian Science Monitor
3:30 - 6:00 pm Free Time
6:00 pm Cocktails (Baggage Room Pub)
6:30 pm Dinner (Dining Room)
   
Thursday, May 28
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00-9:30 am Session V: Alternatives to Federal Control: The Devolution Debate Ms. Lynn Scarlett
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session VI: Preservation, Conservation, "Scientific Management", and the Rise of Bureaucratic Professionalism Mr. Don Snow
11:30 - 6:00 pm Free Time: horseback rides, fishing, hiking, etc. Sack Lunches
12:30 - 2:00 pm Session V: Race to the Top Lynn Scarlett
6:30 pm Cocktails (Baggage Room Pub)
7:00 pm Dinner (Dining Room)
   
Friday, May 29
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
8:00-9:30 am Session VII: Application of Economic Principles to the Environment Professor Dwight Lee
9:30-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Session VIII: The Risk Ledger: Beyond Tunnel Vision Ms. Lynn Scarlett
11:30 - 6:00 pm Free time: horses, hiking, fishing, etc. Sack Lunches h
6:00 pm Cocktails (Baggage Room Pub)
6:30 pm Dinner (Dining Room)
   

Saturday, May 30

7:00-8:00 am

Breakfast (Colonnade)

8:00-9:30 am

Session IX: If Not "Scientific Management", Then What? Mr. Don Snow

9:30-10:00 am

Break

10:00-11:30 am

Session X: Public Choice Economics Can Help Explain Bureaucratic Perversities Professor Dwight Lee

11:30-12:30 pm

Lunch (Colonnade)

12:30 - 5:30 pm

Free time

5:30 pm

Session XI: Wrap-up Session

6:00 pm

Cocktails (Baggage Room Pub)

6:30 pm

Dinner (Colonnade)

   
Sunday, May 31
7:00 - 10:00 am Breakfast (Colonnade)
7:00 - 10:00 am Session XII: General Discussion John Baden, Ph.D. 10:30 am Shuttles to the airport will be leaving
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