- IA Topic : economic growth
Excerpt:The Volkswagen Foundation invites applications for its Winter School on "Limits to Growth Revisited". During the course of the winter school, a position paper will be developed which will be presented at an international conference on "Limits to Growth" in Hanover, Germany. ...
Excerpt:A consortium led by the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP) has completed a study for DG Regio on how to improve the integration of the environment into the next Cohesion Policy period (2014-2020). The report demonstrates that important opportunities are being missed to secure environmentally sustainable economic growth.
Excerpt:In order to encourage a discussion on the predominant economical axioms and hence advocate innovative ideas and concepts, the Friedrich-Ebert Foundation called for papers on these matters at the beginning of this year. Selected papers will now be presented at a conference on 30 November 2011.
Excerpt:The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a qualified candidate to serve as a Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow and Leader of its country strategy support program in Nigeria.
Excerpt:A new study finds that any single-indicator approach to measuring human progress as being insufficient. Life is simply too complex and the demands on statistical reporting are too diverse to allow a meaningful condensation of the current state of affairs into a single comprehensive indicator.