News & Events

Upcoming seminars, lectures, events, and announcements for the School of the Environment and affiliated institutions:
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Institute for Economics and the Environment Seminar Series

The Institute for Economics and the Environment is very pleased to announce its two spring 2015 Environment, Economics and You Speaker Series presentations. This series, which will continue during fall 2015, is offered in partnership with and support from the Institute for Sustainable Solutions at Portland State University and is free and open to everyone.

April 29th, 5:30 – 7:00 PM -- Smith Memorial Student Union, Room 296 -- Professor Peter Berck, speaking on the topic of Agriculture and Climate Change.  Professor Berck is the S. J. Hall Professor of Forest Economics and Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of California, Berkeley.

May 14th, 5:30 – 7:00 PM -- Smith Memorial Student Union Room 238 -- Professor William Jaeger, speaking on the topic of The Challenges of Climate Change Policy: What is in the Toolbox?.  Professor Jaeger is professor of applied economics at Oregon State University and has written widely on policy instruments, such as carbon pricing, to help address climate change. 

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2014-2015 Linus Pauling Memorial Lectures

All lectures are held at First Congregational Church, 1126 SW Park, Portland OR 97205

April 30 -- Dr. Joseph Stiglitz, Columbia University: "Unequal Societies and What We Can Do About Them"
May 28 -- Terry Bristol, Institute for Science Engineering: "What is Engineering? What is the Nature of the Problem of Design?"

**Possible Bonus Lectures TBA**

**Through PSU's sponsorship, a limited supply of tickets are available at the PSU Box Office. Two tickets are free with your PSU ID. More information on the lecture series may be found at www.isepp.org.**

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