Valuing Lives: A Conference on Ethics in Health and the Environment
March 5, 2011
New York University
Various policy issues in environmental and health-related matters force policymakers to trade human lives against other values. We are bringing together scholars from philosophy, law and economics for a one-day conference to discuss whether and how this can be done in a morally permissible manner. The conference will feature original, unpublished papers of high quality.
Registration is now open at
http://bioethics.as.nyu.edu/object/bioethics.events.20110305.valuingli ves 
The conference program is available at