Senator Murkowski is Chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee and a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, where she chairs the Interior and Environment Subcommittee. Senator Whitehouse serves on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, Judiciary Committee, Finance Committee, and Budget Committee.
The virtual discussion will be moderated by Lawrence Goulder, Professor of Economics and Director of SEEPAC. SEEPAC is supported by the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and Precourt Institute for Energy.
Event time: 1:00pm – 1:50pm PT (10.00 pm CEST)
Learn more & find the agenda : http://www.unsdsn.gr/the-fourth-sustainability-summit-for-south-east-eu
To watch the event via Livestreaming: https://www.hazliseconomist.com/en/event/Fourth_Sustainability_Summit/watch
1 – Covid19, our appreciation of nature & conservation (materials here)
2 – Standardising Environmental Economics – 14 October, 12.15 -1.15 pm BST – Register here
3 – Improving the design of PES and agri-environment schemes: some new results – 11 November, 12.15 -1.15 pm BST – Register here
4 – Christmas Special – the world’s first and only stand-up economist – 9 December, 12.15 -1.15 pm BST – Register here
Registration deadline: 12 October 2020
Info & registration here
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The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s center for executive and continuing professional education has created a new online course: “Benefit-Cost Analysis: Valuing Life and Health”. In the course, Lisa A. Robinson, a leading Harvard expert on benefit-cost analysis, will aid participants in understanding the benefit-cost analysis framework and application, including its strengths and weaknesses.
Deadline for registration: September 18, 2020, 12:00 pm EDT
1. Growth and Natural Resources
When: Aug 25, 2020 4.30 – 6.00 pm CEST
Chair: Martin Stuermer, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
2. Firm-level Impacts of the EU ETS: Taking Stock after 15 Years
When: Aug 27, 2020 2.30 – 4.00 pm CEST
Chair: Beat Hintermann, University of Basel
Submission Deadline: August 31, 2020
More information here