Roger E. Kasperson
Stockholm Environment Institute
Geographer; Environmentalist; Educator; Research institution administrator
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Sociology, Demography, and Geography
Executive Director. Geographer. Extended the scientific assessment of risk into the social realm, compared its use in national cultures and multinational corporations, created a theory for the social amplification and attenuation of risk, analyzed the moral bases of technological choice, and assessed regional environmental degradation.