Assistant Professor of Urban Studies Frank Goetzke will present a lecture on the economics of discount rates and their impact on environmental policy & planning.
Dr. Susan Taylor, economist and financial planner at Just Money Advisors, will discuss whether individual and institutional investors can further environmental justice through "sustainable and responsible investing".
A lecture by David Ruccio, Professor of Economics at the University of Notre Dame.
Juliet Schor, author of Plenitude: The New Economics of True Wealth, will discuss "how and why millions of Americans are creating a time-rich, ecologically-light, small-scale, high-satisfaction economy". Come speak with Schor by Skype hookup on Friday Feb. 2 at 1:00 in Davidson 301.
Social Change Spring Lecture Series on Green Economics
Online course to be offered Fall 2011. Meets A&S upper-level written communications requirement.