June 4, 2013

Biotechnology: Feeding the World, or a Brave New World of Agriculture?

Biotechnology:  Feeding the World, or a Brave New World of Agriculture?

Featuring Jon Entine, Founding Director, Genetic Literacy Project; Kevin M. Folta, Interim Chair, Horticultural Sciences Department, University of Florida; and Karl Haro von Mogel, Co-Founder, Biology Fortified, Inc.; moderated by Patrick J. Michaels, Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute.

March 7, 2013

EPA’s Shaky “Endangerment Finding”

EPA's Shaky "Endangerment Finding"

Featuring Patrick J. Michaels, Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute; moderated by Laura Odato, Director, Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

September 20, 2012

Silent Spring at 50: The False Crises of Rachel Carson

Silent Spring at 50: The False Crises of Rachel Carson

Featuring the co-editor Andrew Morriss, D. Paul Jones, Jr., & Charlene A. Jones Chairholder in Law and Professor of Business, University of Alabama; Senior Fellow, Property and Environment Research Center; moderated by Jerry Taylor, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.

November 5, 2009

Climate Change, Copenhagen, and Congress

Climate Change, Copenhagen, and Congress

Featuring Patrick J. Michaels, Senior Fellow in Environmental Studies, Cato Institute, and co-author, Climate of Extremes: Global Warming Science They Don’t Want You to Know.

December 2, 2008

Whither the Amazon?

Featuring Blairo Maggi, Governor of Mato Grosso, Brazil; Roger Sedjo, Senior Fellow, Resources for the Future; Moderated by Jerry Taylor, Cato Institute

February 20, 2007

Do NGOs Harm Growth in the Developing World?

Featuring: Alan Oxley, Chairman, World Growth, Former Chairman of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT); with comments by Donald R. Sherk, Program Officer for Africa, Center for International Private Enterprise, Former U.S. Executive Director, African Development Bank; and moderated by Marian Tupy, Policy Analyst, Cato Institute.

April 22, 2005

Saving Our Environment from Washington

Featuring David Schoenbrod, Professor of Law, New York Law School; Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; Author, Saving Our Environment from Washington: How Congress Grabs Power, Shirks Responsibility, and Shortchanges the People (Yale University Press, 2005) and moderated by Jerry Taylor, Director of Natural Resource Studies, Cato Institute.