Technology, Globalization, and Sustainable Development
Featuring Professor Nicholas Ashford, MIT
Join the Environmental Law Society (ELS) and EPIC for a talk with Nicholas Ashford, professor of technology and policy and director of the Technology & Law Program at MIT. Ashford will pull from his new book, "Technology, Globalization, and Sustainable Development," in covering issues regarding the relationship between industrial growth and climate change in developed and developing nations. He also will discuss ways in which law and economic policy can address income inequality and green technology innovation.
No registration is required. Lunch will be served.
Student Lunch and Learn Series
April 17, 2019 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM
The University of Chicago Law School
1111 East 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637
Nicholas Ashford, a graduate of University of Chicago Law School (1972), is Professor of Technology and Policy at MIT, having joined the Institute in the fall of 1972. He teaches courses at MIT in environmental law and economics; sustainable development; and law, technology, and public policy. He also has a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from the University of Chicago.