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Democratizing Forest Governance in India

We are happy to announce the publication of an edited volume on “Democratizing Forest Governance in India” by Oxford University Press. Please click here for a copy of the flier. Availability: USA: http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/0198099126/ref=sr_1_1_twi_1_olp?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1418295140&sr=1-1&keywords=lele+menon+democratizing UK: http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/offer-listing/0198099126/ref=sr_1_1_twi_1_olp?ie=UTF8&qid=1418295245&sr=8-1&keywords=lele+menon+democratizing

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[NEW BOOK] Degrowth: A Vocabulary for a New Era

Degrowth: A Vocabulary for a New Era edited by Giacomo D’Alisa, Federico Demaria and Giorgos Kallis (Routledge, 2014) Degrowth is a rejection of the illusion of growth and a call to repoliticize the public debate colonized by the idiom of … Continue reading

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25 Hottest Articles || July – September 2014

Ecological Economics July – September 2014 A typology for the classification, description and valuation of ecosystem functions, goods and services • Article Ecological Economics, Volume 41, Issue 3, June 2002, Pages 393-408 de Groot, Rudolf S; Wilson, Matthew A; Boumans, … Continue reading

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Top 25 Articles in Economics, Econometrics and Finance for April to June 2014

Top 25 Hottest Articles Economics, Econometrics and Finance Ecological Economics April to June 2014 1. A typology for the classification, description and valuation of ecosystem functions, goods and services • Article Ecological Economics, Volume 41, Issue 3, June 2002, Pages … Continue reading

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Limits of Economic Knowledge – New Book

Limits of Economic and Social Knowledge by Stephen J. DeCanio (Palgrave Macmillan 2014) is now available in both Kindle and hardcover editions:  

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VALUING ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Methodological Issues and Case Studies Edited by K.N. Ninan, Centre for Economics, Environment and Society, Bangalore, India and Co-Chair, Panel on Methodological Assessment of Scenarios and Modelling of Biodiversity and Ecosystem (IPBES), United Nations, Bonn, Germany. Foreword by Robert Costanza … Continue reading

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The Journal of Peasant Studies | Free Download

The Journal of Peasant Studies is allowing a special free download of The Power of Numbers in Gender Dynamics: Illustrations from Community Forestry Groups by Bina Agarwal. To download a copy click here.

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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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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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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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Creating a Sustainable and Desirable Future

Just released – a new edited book titled: “Creating a Sustainable and Desirable Future: Insights from 45 Global Thought Leaders” that I think might interest you. The book offers a broad, critical discussion of what a sustainable and desirable future … Continue reading

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Is WINIR a WINNER?

World Interdisciplinary Network for Institutional Research Founded 2013 www.winir.org | @winir2013 Is WINIR a WINNER? WINIR may be the fastest-growing scholarly association in the history of social science. If you know of another global scholarly association that recruited 400 or … Continue reading

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Announcing the Elinor Ostrom Prize Competition

Elinor Ostrom Prize Elinor Ostrom, 1933-2012 A 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 will be judged by an … 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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Power to the People

Just published – POWER TO THE PEOPLE – by Astrid Kander Power to the People Power to the People:Energy in Europe over the Last Five CenturiesAstrid Kander, Paolo Malanima & Paul Warde Cloth | 2014 | $39.50 / £27.95 | … Continue reading

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