Climate Change, Denmark, Ireland, The United Kingdom, impact assessment, Environmental economics
Excerpt:The 5th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (WCERE) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, from 28 June - 2 July, 2014. After Venice (1998), Monterey (2002), Kyoto (2006), and Montréal (2010), the profession will convene in this unique World Heritage city that straddles Europe and Asia.
Excerpt:The 11th European IFSA Symposium will take place from 1-4 April, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.
Excerpt:The International Farming Systems Association IFSA announces its 2014 PhD Course. The course will be held in connection to the 11th IFSA Symposium and draw on the gathering of specialists and researchers within this field. ...
Excerpt:The steering and the organising committee of the second "Deltas in times of climate change" international conference invite you to submit your abstract for a presentation or a poster. Deadline for abstract submission is 15 March, 2014.
Excerpt:The Department of Economics at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences of the University of Graz is currently accepting applications for a professorship in climate and environmental economics. Application deadline is 15 January, 2014.
Excerpt:COST Action ES1104 is currently accepting applications for its funded short-term scientific mission on the relationships between land degradation indicators and restoration planting options.
Excerpt:Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei and the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change have an opening for applied environmental and/or energy economists with strong research skills
Excerpt:The Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen invites applications for a position as Postdoc in Landscape Management from January 2014. The position is anchored in the research group Spatial Change and Planning.
Assessing Planetary and Regional Nitrogen Boundaries Related to Food Security and Adverse Environmental Impacts
Excerpt:This paper describes the concept of -, governance interest in- and criticism on planetary boundaries, specifically with respect to the nitrogen (N) cycle. The authors suggest an holistic approach for an updated planetary N boundary. ...
Excerpt:Talks must start urgently on allocating the world's remaining ‘carbon budget’ – the amount of greenhouse gas that can be emitted without triggering dangerous climate change – according to Lord Nicholas Stern. Without radical policies to cut emissions, humanity will use up its budget within 15 to 25 years, the leading climate economist has warned.