In a presentation to the Oregon State Bar Sustainabile Future Section, Economists Dr. Bryce Ward and Dr. Ed Whitelaw will discuss the importance of economic growth, how natural capital contributes to economic growth, and what it means for an economy to grow sustainably.
The event is free to Sustainable Future Section members and $10 for nonmembers. Attorneys can earn 1 hour of CLE credits by attending this program.
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 11, 2012 from Noon to 1:15 PM
Location: Markowitz Herbold Glade & Mehlhaf
1211 SW Fifth Avenue, Suite 3000, Portland, Oregon
Take Elevator to 29th Floor
For more information, or to RSVP, visit http://osbsustainablefuture.org/.
Dr. Ed Whitelaw is the Founder of ECONorthwest. He specializes in urban and regional economics, natural resource and environmental economics, and the economic consequences of policy decisions. Dr. Bryce Ward is a Senior Economist who speicalizes in natural resource, urban, and labor economics.
ECONorthwest has decades of experience identifying and analyzing shifts in economic and environmental trends, such as climate change, and helping public and private entities make decisions that reinforce the long-term health of our environment and our economy.