Bill Moomaw and Bruce Everett
Thursday, December 3, 2015 6:30 - 8:00
ASEAN, The Fletcher School, 160 Packard Ave, Medford, MA
What is the most desirable outcome for the UN Conference on Climate Change in Paris? GDAE Co-Director Bill Moomaw and Professor Bruce Everett will go head to head on this topic in this year's Great Debate. This will be the 15th debate between the two, and the stakes have never been higher than now.
Event hosted by The Fletcher School
Thursday, December 10, 2015 12:00 - 1:00
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene Center
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Tufts climate commitment and the signing of the Talloires Declaration. William Moomaw, Co-Director of the Global Development And Environment Institute, will present the ins and outs of the Declaration. He will discuss how it came about, who wrote it, who signed it, it's purpose and it's impact on teaching, research, and campus sustainability. He will focus specifically on what changed at Tufts in the years after its signing. Come prepared and read the one-page declaration, a 10 Point Action Plan, here.
Event hosted by Tufts' Environmental Studies, with food generously sponsored by the Tufts Institute for the Environment
2016 Leontief Prize
Amit Bhaduri and Diane Elson
Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 4:00
Coolidge Room, Ballou Hall 2nd floor, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155
GDAE will award the 2016 "Leontief Prize for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought" to Diane Elson and Amit Bhaduri. This year's award, titled "Development and Equity," recognizes the contributions that these researchers have made to economic understandings of development, power, gender, and human rights. The award ceremony and lectures by the award winners will be followed by a reception. Registration for the event to open in January.