The American West in the Global Economy
Time and Location
Date: Thursday, November 12, 2015
Time: 6 PM
Place: Hager Auditorium, Museum of the Rockies
Rasker will examine changes to the global and national economy, as well as shifting demographic trends, and how they affect the American West and our opportunities here at home in Montana.
About the speaker
Rasker has written widely on rural development and the role of environmental quality in economic prosperity, and is well known in policy circles in the U.S. and Canada. He has a Ph.D. from the College of Forestry, Oregon State University, M.Ag. from Colorado State University, and B.S. in Wildlife Biology from the University of Washington.