College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment - University of Delaware
MAST 873 - Marine Policy Seminar

Presentation Schedule Fall 2009 - Professor Willett Kempton
September 3 Introduction and Course Requirements, W. Kempton
September 10

Dr. Andrew D. Krueger, Alternative Energy Programs, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service
"The Renewable Energy Program at the US Minerals Management Service and Perspectives on Offshore Energy."

September 17 Dr. James Corbett and Haifeng Wang (graduate student)
"How policy analysts have evaluated the cost-effectiveness of CO2 reduction technologies for ships: A critique for discussion"
September 24

Nat Pearre
"Renewables vs. Energy Storage: Evaluating Characteristics Classes"
Andrew Levitt and Blaise Sheridan - Discussants

October 1 Joe Appiott
"Marine Genetic Resources of the Deep Seabed"
Shih-Ming Kao and Eric Deans - Discussants
October 8 Jerry Kauffman
"Economic Value of the Delaware Estuary Basin"
Wei Huang and Maddy Russell - Discussants
October 15 Edward Chiasson
"The Relevance of Policy to Maritime Piracy and Anti-Piracy"
Andrew Levitt and Joe Appiott - Discussants
October 22 Laura Cimo
"The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species"
Jo Huxster and Jerry Kauffman - Discussants
Eric Deans
"Calibrating Economic and Environmental Impacts"
Blaise Sheridan and Shing-Ming Kao - Discussants
October 29 Blaise Sheridan
"Maryland Offshore Wind Resource Assessment"
Nat Pearre and Joe Appiott - Discussants
Jo Huxster
Activism and Civic Involvement in U.S. Offshore Wind"
Maddy Russell and Laura Cimo- Discussants
November 5 Wei Huang
"Advance Marine Spatial Planning at Regional Level"
Eric Deans and Laura Cimo - Discussant
Andrew Levitt
Cost and Carbon in Electricity Planning
Jo Huxster and Edward Chisson - Discussants
November 12 Jay Odell - The Nature Conservancy
"Marine Spatial Planning for the Mid-Atlantic and Beyond"
November 19 No Class
November 26 Holiday - no class
December 3 Maddy Russell
"The Course of Action for Rehoboth Beach in Delaware"
Edward Chisson and Wei Huang - Discussants
Shih-Ming Kao
"High Seas Fishery Management"
Jerry Kauffman and Nat Pearre - Discussants