Workshop: Integrated assessment models and ethics

28-29th March 2019, Paris School of Economics, 48 Boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris (Room R1-14).
Organizer: Stéphane Zuber.
Thursday, 28th March
11:00-12:00am: Stéphane Zuber (CNRS-PSE): “Integrated assessment models and ethics: Survey and issues”
1:30-2:30pm: Hilary Greaves (University of Oxford): “The case for long-termism”
2:30-3:30pm: Aurélie Méjean (CNRS-CIRED): “When opposites attract” (with Antonin Pottier, Marc Fleurbaey and Stéphane Zuber)
4:00-5:00pm: General discussion, “IAMs, risk and uncertainty”
Friday, 28th March
10:00-11:00am: Noah Scrovronik (Emory University): “Health co-benefits of carbon dioxide mitigation and optimal carbon prices”
11:00-12:00am: Stéphane Zuber (CNRS-PSE): “An integrated assessment model of climate and population change” (with Aurélie Méjean, Antonin Pottier and Marc Fleurbaey)
1:30-2:30pm: Mark Budolfson (University of Vermont): “Integrating social welfare function into IAMs to value animal welfare and ecosystems, and aversion to racial, gender, and other subgroup disparities in income and wealth”
2:30-3:30pm: Maddalena Ferranna (Harvard University): “Prioritarianism and climate change”
4:00-5:00pm: General discussion, “Social discounting and IAMs”
The workshop is open to everyone and attendance is free. For reasons of logistic organization,
please write to to register.
This event is part of the activities of the Fair-Climpop project funded by Agence National de la Recherche (ANR-16-CE03-0001-01) and of the Climate ethics and future generations project funded by the Swedish foundation for humanities and social sciences.