87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 1: Policy and socio-economic research methodology and applications

Tuesday, 16 January 2007: 3:30 PM-5:15 PM
209 (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Cochairs:  William Hooke, AMS Policy Program and Shirley Laska, Center for Hazards Assessment
  3:30 PM
Working at the boundary: facilitating communication in climate change adaptation research
Amanda H. Lynch, Monash University, Clayton, Vic., Australia; and L. Tryhorn, R. Abramson, and L. V. Alexander

  4:15 PM
Sensitivity of the United States Economy to Weather Variability
Jeffrey K. Lazo, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and P. Larsen and D. Waldman

  4:30 PM
What We Know About Tornado Casualties and How to Reduce Them
Daniel Sutter, University of Texas - Pan American, Edinburg, TX; and K. M. Simmons

  4:45 PM
  5:00 PM
Defining "usable" science
Lisa Dilling, Center for Science and Technology Policy Research/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and M. C. Lemos