2018 International Politics and Economics Symposium

Environmental Policy in an Unequal World

Friday, October 26th

Robert A Jones '59 House Conference Room

12:15 -5:45 PM

Featuring guest lecturers: 

Yvonne Braun, University of Oregon

Selling the River: Development, Displacement, and Environmental Justice in the Struggle over Lesotho's "White Gold"

Student moderator: Sidra Pierson (’21), Undeclared

Catherine Wolfram, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley

Does Solving Energy Poverty help Solve Poverty? Perspectives from Kenya and Ghana

Student moderator: Syeda Shermeen Raza (’19), Environmental Economics major 

Girma Kebbede, Mount Holyoke College

 “The Political Economy of Resource Management in Ethiopia

Student moderator: Adam Fisher (’19), African Studies major 

Followed by a Roundtable Discussion

Livestreamed at http://www.middlebury.edu/offices/technology/help/mediaserv/stream or go/stream

Program in International Politics & Economics

Robert A. Jones '59 House
148 Hillcrest Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753