NCPA Economic Policy Forum and Author Series
Steven F. Hayward, PhD
"Most Everything You Know About the Environment is Wrong"
WHEN: Tuesday, February 5, 2008, 12:00 Noon to 1:15 PM
WHERE: Belo Hall, Belo Mansion, 2101 Ross Avenue, Dallas, TX 75201.
Dr. Steven Hayward, author of the Index of Leading Environmental Indicators and the Al Gore response documentary An Inconvenient Truth ... or Convenient Fiction? will present a reasonable middle ground to talking and dealing with these issues.
There will be a Question and Answer period at the end of Dr. Hayward's remarks.
Dr. Steven Hayward is the author of PRI's annual Index of Leading Environmental Indicators, a major study on the state of the environment released each year on Earth Day. He is also nationally recognized for his books, The Real Jimmy Carter (Regnery Publishing, 2004), The Age of Reagan: The Fall of the Old Liberal Order 1964-1980 (Prima Publishing, 2001), and Churchill on Leadership: Executive Success in the Face of Adversity (Prima Publishing, 1997).
Dr. Hayward writes frequently on a wide range of issues, including environmentalism, law, economics, and public policy, and has published dozens of articles in scholarly and popular journals. His work has appeared in National Review, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Reason, The Weekly Standard, Policy Review , and Chicago Tribune . He is a Weyerhaeuser Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, an adjunct fellow of the John Ashbrook Center and a former Bradley Fellow at the Heritage Foundation, Weaver Fellow of the Intercollegiate Studies Institute, Earhart Fellow, and Olive Garvey Fellow of the Mont Pelerin Society.
Dr. Hayward holds a Ph.D. in American Studies and a M.A. in Government from Claremont Graduate School.
The National Center for Policy Analysis is a public policy research institute founded in 1983 and internationally known for its studies on public policy issues. The NCPA is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with an office in Washington, D.C.