Monthly Junior Research Seminar

The Wharton Risk Center hosts a monthly junior research seminar for post-docs, PhD students, master’s students, and research staff to share work-in-progress and network. Research topics are focused on climate risk management and resilience. Faculty are invited to attend.

Please contact Helen Wiley at with your name and affiliation if you are interested in joining our monthly junior research seminar mailing list. Seminar participation is currently open to graduate students, faculty, and staff.

Upcoming Seminars:


July 7, 2021, 4:00-5:00pm ET

Title: The Effects of Direct Personal Impact on Climate Change Attitudes after Hurricane Harvey

Presenter: Samantha Love, Ph.D. student in sociology, University of Pennsylvania


August 4, 2021, 4:00-5:00pm ET

Title: The Cost of Compliance: Welfare and land use implications of agricultural certifications

Presenter: Prakash Mishra, Ph.D. student in applied economics, Wharton School

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