Carrying coal to Newcastle: Talking about water marketing to Australian economists!

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Event details

Public Seminar

Date & time

Monday 10 February 2020
3.30pm–4.30pm

Venue

Seminar Room 2, #132 Crawford Building, Lennox Crossing, ANU (TBC)

Speaker

Professor Michael Hanemann, Arizona State University

Contacts

Paul Wyrwoll

This seminar explores what can be learned about water markets, and environmental markets and environmental policy reform more generally, from the successes (climate policy ) and failures (water markets) in California and the successes (water markets) and failures (climate policy) in Australia. Moreover, what can be learned from the successes and failures of the economic analysis of environmental markets and policies?

Michael Hanemann is a Professor of Economics with the W. P. Carey School of Business and a Julie A. Wrigley Chair in Sustainability in the School of Sustainability at Arizona State University. He is an environmental economist who works in the areas of water economics and policy, climate change and non-market valuation. He is also the director of the Center of Environmental Economics and Sustainability Policy at ASU. Prior to ASU, he was a Chancellor’s professor and professor of environmental and resource economics in the Department of Agricultural and Resources Economics at University of California-Berkeley, where he served from 1968-2011. Professor Hanemann is a member of the National Academy of Sciences.

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