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Economics for Transition

Join the revolution in our global economic system. Join the radical activists and entrepreneurs pioneering the new economy that will take centre stage. Unique in the world, this programme will equip you to lead the way in how our society … Continue reading

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Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics 2015

30 August – 5 September Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics 2015 will be held at Balliol College, Oxford. Policies and Innovation for a Green Economy This course explores the cutting edge methods and policy applications in ecological economics, an … Continue reading

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“Experimental Auctions” Summer School

“Experimental Auctions” Summer School, Chania (Greece), July 7-14, 2015 (2nd announcement) Applications to attend the 2015 University of Bologna Summer School on “Experimental Auctions: Theory and Applications in Food Marketing and Consumer Preferences Analysis” are now open. The course is … Continue reading

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27th PhD Workshop on International Climate Policy

The Sustainability Research Center at ESCP Europe “SustBusy” is pleased to host the next Workshop of the European PhD Network on International Climate Policy! To read the Call for Papers for the 27th PhD Workshop on International Climate Policy (ICP) … Continue reading

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Oxford Winter School in Ecological Economics

Oxford Winter School in Ecological Economics 2015 will be held at St Hilda’s College, Oxford. 4-8 January 2015 in Oxford, UK. This course explores the cutting edge methods and policy applications in ecological economics, an interdisciplinary field emerged in response … Continue reading

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Environment Europe News

Environment Europe has made images from the Oxford Summers School in Ecological Economics 2014 available to view on their Facebook Page. Click here to access. They also thank Mr. Yann Arthus-Bertrand and the Good Planet Foundation, for the permission to … Continue reading

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5th E-Waste Academy – Scientists Edition (EWAS)

Organised by the United Nations University under the aegis of the StEP Initiative, the EWAS has over the past four editions brought together nearly 80 young researchers from around the world, looking at solving the e-waste from different disciplinary perspectives. … 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 http://goo.gl/wEotfU and will feature will feature guest lectures by the European Environment Agency (http://www.eea.europa.eu/), Prof. Herbert Girardet and Prof. Dave Elliott.

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Summer School in Sustainability Economics: Intergenerational Equity and Efficiency under Uncertainty

The universities of Lueneburg (Prof. Baumgaertner), Kiel (Prof. Quaas) and Regensburg (Prof. Buchholz) host a summer school addressing the issue of sustainability in the context of climate change. It will take place at Camp Reinsehlen, Germany, 4-7 August 2014. The … Continue reading

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Economics for Transition Programme

Join us at Schumacher College for residential postgraduate and short course study in radical economic thinking, activism and entrepreneurship.   Postgraduate Programme MA, Pg Cert (in partnership with Plymouth University, nef and the Transition Network) Apply by 30 April for … Continue reading

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Global Urban Lecture Series

  United Nations Human Settlements Programme and Claudio Acioly, Jr. are pleased to announce the public launch of the Global Urban Lecture Series! The link below will lead you to the first batch of the lectures.  There is more to … Continue reading

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Ecological Economics and Environmental Justice

This in an interactive online course taught in English over sixteen weeks. It features lectures based on Civil Society Organizations and Environmental Justice Organization case studies across a broad range of topics, taught by well known ecological economists / political … Continue reading

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Summer School: ‘the Green Economy’

Summer School: ‘the Green Economy’June 16 – June 27, 2014 The third course of the Thor Heyerdahl Summer School in Environmental Governance – will be organized in Norway in June 2014. The topic of this year’s course is ‘the Green … Continue reading

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University of Leeds Pilot Open Online Course

University of Leeds is launching a pilot version of a two week massive open online course (MOOC) about the institutional economics of natural resource management. The course features land and water management in Nepal, a discussion about payments for ecosystem … Continue reading

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Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics, 2013

The course is designed for multiple points of entry and could be helpful for PhD students, MSc students, government experts, representatives of international organizations and business. The course will give participants an opportunity to explore key methodologies for ecological-economic analysis … Continue reading

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