Globalization and the Environment
A Seminar for Law Professors
Law Professors Supported by the Claude R. Lambe Charitable Foundation
Federal Judges Supported by the John M. Olin Foundation

July 23 - 28, 2002, Gallatin Gateway Inn, Gallatin Gateway, MT

 

DISCUSSION LEADERS
John A. Baden, Ph.D.
Chairman
FREE
945 Technology Blvd., Suite #101F
Bozeman, MT 59718

Mr. Pete Geddes
Program Director
FREE/Gallatin Writers
945 Technology Blvd.
Suite 101F
Bozeman, MT 59715

Professor George L. Priest
Professor of Law and Economics
Yale Law School
127 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06520

PRESIDING JUDGE
The Honorable Edith H. Jones
Circuit Judge
United States Court of Appeals
Fifth Circuit
12505 US Courthouse
515 Rusk Ave.
Houston, TX 77002

SPEAKERS
Professor Henry T. Greely
Professor of Law
Stanford Law School
Crown Quadrangle
559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610

Dr. Jo Kwong
Director of Institute Relations
Atlas Economic Research Foundation
4084 University Dr.
Suite 103
Fairfax, VA 22032-6812

Professor Dwight Lee
University of Georgia
Terry College of Business
Department of Economics
147 Brooks Hall
Athens, GA 30602-6254

Professor David C. Sands
Montana State University
Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology
204 AgBioScience Building
Bozeman, MT 59717

Dr. Roger Sedjo
Senior Fellow
Resources for the Future
1616 P St. NW
Washington, DC 20036

Professor Steven H. Strauss
Oregon State University
Forest Genetics, Biotechnology
338 Richardson Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331

Professor Barton Thompson
Robert E. Paradise Professor of Natural Resources Law and Vice Dean
Stanford Law School
Crown Quad #320
Stanford, CA 94305-8610





Agenda

Tuesday, July 23, 2002
2:00 - 5:00 pm
Registration & Refreshments

5:30-6:30 pm
Welcome-Baggage Room
John A. Baden, FREE

Opening Session
Globalization & the Environment: The International Perspective
Jo Kwong, Atlas Economic Research Foundation

6:30 pm
Cocktails - Baggage Room

7:00 pm
Dinner - Dining Room

Wednesday, July 24, 2002
7:30-8:30 am
Breakfast - Colonnade

8:30-10:00 am
Session I
Basic Economics & the Theory of Comparative Advantage
Dwight Lee, University of Georgia

10:00-10:30 am
Break

10:30-12:00 noon
Session II
Global Overfishing: Is There Any Solution?
Barton Thompson, Stanford Law School

12:00-1:00 pm
Lunch

1:00-2:30 pm
Session III
International Trade & Environmental Quality
Dwight Lee, University of Georgia

Wednesday, July 24-Continued
2:30-3:00 pm
Break

3:00-4:30 pm
Session IV
Trade, Forests & Conservation Issues
Roger Sedjo, Resources for the Future

4:30-6:00 pm
Free Time

6:15 pm
Meet in Front of Inn

6:30 pm
Cocktails - Enterprise Ranch

7:30 pm
Dinner - Enterprise Ranch

Thursday, July 25, 2002
7:30-8:30 am
Breakfast - Colonnade

8:30-10:00 am
Session V
The Global Movement Toward Water Privatization
Barton Thompson, Stanford Law School

10:00-10:30 am
Break

10:30-12:00 noon
Session VI
Visions of Biotech: The Potential Environmental & Economic Impacts
David Sands, Montana State University

12:00-6:30 pm
Free Time(Sack Lunches Provided)

7:00 pm
Cocktails - Baggage Room

7:30 pm
Dinner - Dining Room

Friday, July 26, 2002
7:30-8:30 am
Breakfast - Colonnade

8:30-10:00 am
Session VII
Global Warming: Climate & Sinks
Roger Sedjo, Resources for the Future

10:00-10:30 am
Break

10:30-12:00 noon
Session VIII
The Technical Promise & Pitfalls of Agricultural & Forest Biotechnology: Science, Technology & Environmental Issues
Steven H. Strauss, Oregon State University

12:00-1:00 pm
Lunch

1:00-2:30 pm
Session IX
The Revolution in Human Genetics: Social & Legal Issues
Henry T. Greely, Stanford Law School

2:30-3:00 pm
Break

3:00-4:30 pm
Session X
"GOS" (Gene Operating Systems): Complex Biological Systems Have Rules, Upgrades, Competition, the Works
David Sands, Montana State University

4:30-6:30 pm
Free Time

7:00 pm
Cocktails - Gallatin House

7:30 pm
Dinner - Dining Room

Saturday, July 27, 2002
7:30-8:30 am
Breakfast - Colonnade

8:30-10:00 am
Session XI
A Panoply of Social Issues Confront Agricultural & Forest Biotechnology: Ethical, Legal,& Political Dilemmas
Steven H. Strauss, Oregon State University

10:00-10:30 am
Break

10:30-12:00 noon
Session XII
Global Issues in Genetics Research
Henry T. Greely, Stanford Law School

12:00-6:00 pm
Free Time(Sack Lunches Provided)

6:15-7:15 pm
Participants meet in front of Inn - Enterprise Ranch: Cocktails
Session XIII
General Discussion, John A. Baden, FREE

7:15 pm
Speakers meet in front of Inn - Enterprise Ranch

7:30 pm
Dinner-Enterprise Ranch


Sunday, July 28, 2002
7:00-8:30 am
Breakfast - Colonnade

As Necessary Shuttle to Airport


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