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Matthew A. Shapiro

Associate Professor of Political Science, Department of Social Sciences
Illinois Institute of Technology
Participates in 2 items

Matthew A. Shapiro is a professor of Political Science in the Department of Social Sciences at the Illinois Institute of Technology. He is also a research affiliate at Argonne National Laboratory’s Joint Center for Energy Storage Research and has held research fellowships and appointments at the Asiatic Research Institute at Korea University, the East Asia Institute, the Industrial Technology Research Institute, and the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute. Shapiro’s published and ongoing research lies at the intersection between environmental and energy policies, economics, and public policy. Shapiro’s work has been published in numerous academic journals.

Sessions in which Matthew A. Shapiro participates

Tuesday 1 June, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
9:55 AM
11:20 AM
11:20 AM EDT - 12:35 PM EDT | 1 hour 15 minutes

This presentation considers the varied ways that one can model and analyze the science-politics communication processwith regard to climate change. The focus is particularly on the following: the ways that politics further confounds existing challenges faced by climate scientists when speaking to those outside of their respective domains; the processes that allow media-based climate science reports to impact public opinion and policy outcomes; and the options wehave to improve how climate sci...