Category Archives: Papers

ANZSEE 2013 Conference – Free Access

It is with great pleasure that I can announce the 2013 ANZSEE Conference proceedings are now available for FREE. These referred conference proceedings are a collation of both academic papers and practitioner insights based on the hugely successful ANZSEE 2013 … Continue reading

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CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2014

CROP in cooperation with Zed Books, requests entries for the CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2014. Deadline: August 31, 2014 We seek original, high-quality, alternative and critical academic manuscripts. Works challenging the dominant thinking and knowledge about poverty and … Continue reading

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Handbook of Research on Climate Change Impact on Health & Environmental Sustainability

Call for Chapters Proposals Submission Deadline: July 30, 2014 Full Chapters Due: November 30, 2014 Editors Soumyananda Dinda (Department of Economics, Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University, India) Introduction Climate change is one of the greatest threats to the human civilization and the toughest … Continue reading

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World Social Science Fellows Call for Applications

The ISSC is proud to announce a call for applications for World Social Science Fellows. Talented early career social and other scientists are encouraged to apply to participate in a seminar in Taiwan from 2 to 8 November 2014, on … Continue reading

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PhD Proposal: Modeling Shellfish Farming Socio-ecosystems as Part of an Ecosystem Approach

The ecosystem approach is increasingly acknowledged as the dominant paradigm for the management of renewable resources. Central to this is the ambition to move beyond sector-based policies and develop integrated approaches that consider interactions between the key ecological, economic and … Continue reading

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Elinor Ostrom Prize – 2014 Shortlist

Shortlisted Articles Currently Available Without Payment The Elinor Ostrom Prize of £1000 is awarded each year for the best full-length article published in the Journal of Institutional Economics in the preceding calendar year. Each annual prize competition is judged by … Continue reading

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Public consultation on draft SDSN Indicator Report

ECOECO (Brazil) have just completed their review and compilation by ECOECO Treasurer Joseph Weiss of comments on the Sustainable Development Goals Indicators proposed by the SDSN, and have transmitted them to the UN, informed by the recent work on indicators … Continue reading

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Population Growth: A Multiplier of All Problems

Population Growth: A Multiplier of All ProblemsSummary Conclusions of Recent Research by Population Matters Conclusion and Recommendations Stable or reducing populations are an essential pre-condition for economic, social and biophysical sustainability – population growth makes all UK and global problems … Continue reading

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New SDSN Draft Report for Public Consultation

[ECO-ECO Brasil – Diretoria] Enc: New SDSN Draft Report for Public Consultation: Indicators for Sustainable Development Goals We are very pleased to share with you a new draft SDSN report for public consultation. Indicators for Sustainable Development Goals presents a … Continue reading

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Applying Dirichlet series to the theories of money and economic growth

Evgeny Melokumov Moscow Society of Nature Researchers2013 The paper analyzes money as a function of state of the global economic system, relative to the system’s work performed in the biosphere, namely energy function of state of the world economic system. … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts: International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology 2014

Call for Abstracts: Closed The 7th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology sponsored by the American Academy of Sciences will be held on June 9-13, 2014 in Houston, Texas, USA. The conference will provide a multidisciplinary platform for environmental … Continue reading

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Recommendations for Sustainable Development

On 12 June, the Conference of European Statisticians (CES) held under the auspices of UNECE in Geneva, endorsed a set of recommendations for a framework to measure sustainable development and associated sets of indicators. This framework is a key step … Continue reading

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Draft SDSN Report for Public Consultation

URGENT – DUE MAY 22! ISEE blog to discuss the Draft SDSN Report for Public Consultation (http://www.isecoeco.org) The SDSN Leadership Council will submit a report entitled “An Action Agenda for Sustainable Development” to the UN Secretary-General. The report draws on … Continue reading

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Landscape and Urban Planning on Urban Ecosystem Services

Special issue of Landscape and Urban Planning on Urban Ecosystem Services has just been published! Landscape and Urban Planning has just published a special issue on Urban Ecosystem Services (vol. 109, no. 1). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01692046/109/1 The objective of this special issue … Continue reading

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Another POV on Degrowth, Expensive Oil, and the New Economics of Energy

See (PDF): http://www.paecon.net/PAEReview/issue61/Alexander2_61.pdf Samuel Alexander’s otherwise excellent critique of the failure of ecological economics to take proper account of rising energy prices contains a single, all too conventional flaw. He takes population growth as a ‘given’ to be accommodated rather … Continue reading

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