Carnegie Mellon University
January 31, 2013

Professor Small to Chair New NRC Committee

Professor Small to Chair New NRC Committee

Recently CEE professor, Mitch Small, was appointed to chair a new National Research Council (NRC) study on Risk Management and Governance Issues in Shale Gas Extraction.  The committee will examine the range of social and decision-making issues in risk characterization and governance related to gas shale development. They will oversee two workshops this summer as its principal activity as well as a series of papers discussing their findings.

For more information about this committee, please visit the project’s website