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2015 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Oct
06
A presentation by the Michigan Public Policy Survey Program Managers, Tom Ivacko and Debra Horner.
2014 - 12:00 pm
Jan
21
http://stpp.fordschool.umich.edu/ Energy use, fracking, stem cell research, vaccination and prescription drug regulations, intellectual property issues and support for biotech research --these are some of the science related issues that policymakers face. The Science, Technology, and Public Policy Graduate Certificate program will help you develop and gain methods and tools for science and technology policy analysis. Come join us and find out more about the STPP Program! (pizza, drinks provided)
2014 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Dec
04
CLOSUP Lecture Series
**** Watch the video **** Free and open to the public. Abstract The federal Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) is the premier national example of a non-regulatory environmental policy, and it illustrates well both the potential and limitations of using information disclosure to achieve policy goals. The TRI was adopted in 1986 as an amendment to the federal Superfund law, and since 1988 we have had annual reports on the release of over 650 toxic chemicals by some 20,000 industrial facilities around the nation.
2013 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Sep
24
Energy use, fracking, stem cell research, vaccination and prescription drug regulations, intellectual property issues and support for biotech research --these are some of the science related issues that policymakers face. The Science, Technology, and Public Policy (STPP) Graduate Certificate program will help you develop and gain methods and tools for science and technology policy analysis.
2013 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

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J. Ira and Nicki Harris Family Professor of Public Policy; Arthur F. Thurnau Professor; Professor of Environmental Policy; Professor of Political Science; Professor of the Environment; Director, Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
Email:
brabe@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-9596