Category Archives: Resources

PostDoctoral Researcher in Ecological, Environmental and Resource Economics

The newly established Chair of Environmental Economics and Resource Management at Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg, Germany (Prof. Dr. Stefan Baumgärtner) is seeking a PostDoctoral Researcher in Ecological, Environmental and Resource Economics beginning September 1, 2014 or the earliest date thereafter. The … Continue reading

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July 2014 Water Footprint Network News

Welcome to the Water Footprint Network’s July newsletter. I’m pleased to let you know that the new, improved version 1.1 of our Water Footprint Assessment Tool is now live and available for everyone to use on This upgraded version … Continue reading

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GrowthBusters July Update – World Population Day

Friday is World Population Day, so the GrowthBusters team (which is down to me right now while Lynsey is on what I hope will be a temporary leave of absence) has been very focused on the overpopulation issue. I’ll share … Continue reading

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BES & LSE Annual Symposium

British Ecological Society & London School of Economics Joint Annual Symposium Eco2: Ecology x Economics=Eco2 BMA House, London 8 – 10 September 2014 In September we will be holding our Annual Symposium. The organising committee includes Drew Purves and Matthew … Continue reading

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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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CFP: Workshop on Ethical Underpinnings of Climate Economics

Climate Ethics and Economics Department of Political and Economic StudiesUniversity of Helsinki Call for Papers Workshop: Ethical underpinnings of climate economics Helsinki; 11-13 November 2014 Confirmed Speakers John Broome (University of Oxford) John O’Neill (University of Manchester) The debates around … Continue reading

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Networked Urban Mobilities

Networked Urban Mobilities – Register Now   5-7th of November 2014 Venue: Aalborg University Campus in Copenhagen, DK Joint hosts: Aalborg University & Roskilde University REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN Keynote Speakers Announced! John Urry – Professor of Sociology & director … Continue reading

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Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics 2014

Breaking News The Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics 2014 will be opened by Prof. Peter Söderbaum and will feature will feature guest lectures by the European Environment Agency (, Prof. Herbert Girardet and Prof. Dave Elliott.

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Response to David Barkin posting by Roy Morrison

Original Morrison posting. Response by David Barkin. It is precisely the enormous second law advantages posed, for example, by a global efficient renewable energy transformation to replace high entropy and ecologically ruinous fossil fuels and nuclear energy is at the … Continue reading

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Transdisciplinary Sustainability Studies: A Heuristic Approach

Edited by Katri Huutoniemi, Petri TapioRoutledge – 2014 – 216 pagesSeries: Routledge Studies in Sustainability Arising out of human-environment interaction, sustainability problems resist disciplinary categories and simple solutions. This book offers a fresh approach to practical and methodological concerns in … Continue reading

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Opening Minds to the World®

Fulbright US Scholar Program Application Deadline is Approaching! There are exciting Fulbright US Scholar grant opportunities around the world in the fields of Business Administration and Economics available. The application deadline of August 1st for the 2015-2016 Fulbright US Scholar … 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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WINIR Conferences in 2014 and 2016

The WINIR provisional conference programme for 2014 in London is available. See for more details. In addition, if you are likely to attend the WINIR Conference in September-October 2016 in the Boston/New York area of the USA, then you … Continue reading

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