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April 21, 2017

SIEPR Policy Forum on Crime, Policing, and Incarceration

SIEPR Policy Forum on Crime, Policing, and Incarceration

Policy Forum
Location: 
SIEPR Gunn Building Koret-Taube Conference Center 366 Galvez St. Stanford University
Admission: 

Open to Stanford students, faculty and SIEPR affiliates. Registration is required.  

Contact: 
Ellen Moore
(650) 724-9278
esmoore@stanford.edu

Rethink our criminal justice system with leading practitioners and experts from business, policy, and academia in a half-day of discussions. Attend one or more sessions throughout the day. We gratefully acknowledge the support of our co-sponsors: Stanford Criminal Justice Center, Stanford Economics Association and Stanford in Government. 

April 21, 2017

11:15am to 12:00pm
Session I
Is America in the Midst of a Crime Wave?
Presenter(s) : 

Mark Duggan, The Trione Director of SIEPR; The Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University

Bill Keller, Editor-in-Chief of The Marshall Project and former Executive Editor of The New York Times           

12:00pm to 12:15pm
Lunch
12:15pm to 1:30pm
Session II
The Police-Community Relationship: Building Trust and Increasing Safety
Presenter(s) : 

Rebecca Hetey, Social Science Research Associate, Psychology Department, Stanford University
Eric Jones, City of Stockton Chief of Police
Justin McCrary, Professor of Law, School of Law, and Director, Social Sciences Data Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley

 

Moderator: 

Shea Streeter, Ph.D. Candidate, Political Science, Stanford University

1:30pm to 2:45pm
Session III
Technology and the Fight Against Crime
Presenter(s) : 

Jennifer Doleac, Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Economics, Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, University of Virginia; SIEPR Fellowship Award Winner
David Sklansky, Stanley Morrison Professor of Law, and Faculty Co-Director, Stanford Criminal Justice Center, Stanford Law School
Rick Smith, CEO, Director, and Co-Founder Taser International Inc.

 

Moderator: 

Michael Poon, 3rd Year Law Student, Stanford Law School

2:45pm to 3:00pm
Break
3:00pm to 4:15pm
Session IV
The Economics of Incarceration and California Realignment
Presenter(s) : 

Matthew Cate, Executive Director of the California State Association of Counties and former Secretary of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
David A. Maldonado, Cross Enrollment Specialist, Underground Scholars Initiative, University of California, Berkeley
Steven Raphael, Professor, Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley

 

Moderator: 

Joan Petersilia, Adelbert H. Sweet Professor of Law, and Faculty Co-Director, Stanford Criminal Justice Center, Stanford Law School

4:15pm to 4:45pm
Reception