Environmental economics, Environmental policy, global governance
Excerpt:The Centre for Enviromental Resource Economics (CERE) is organizing the 20th Ulvön Conference on Environmental Economics in Ulvön, Sweden on 18-20 June 2013.
Excerpt:The workshop on "Global Environmental Justice" held from 26-27 April, 2013 at the University of Bremen, Germany focuses on political, philosophical and empirical social science research and the related current debate concerning global environmental justice and aims to bridge the gap between the different disciplines.
Excerpt:The UK Network of Environmental Economists (UKNEE) is calling for the submission of papers for its annual Applied Environmental Economics Conference. The conference brings together environmental economists from public and private sectors, academia and consultancy to share results of recent research and to discuss issues relevant to practice. ...
Excerpt:Reforms agreed in late December should secure the financial stability of the UN’s Environment Programme (UNEP) and could give it and the world’s environment ministers greater influence in international policymaking.
Excerpt:Ireland has unveiled its environmental priorities for its six-month presidency, which include among others an aggreement with MEPs on Europe's Seventh Environmental Action Plan (7EAP).
Excerpt:The 20th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists will be held in Toulouse on 26-29 June, 2013. The conference is organized by the Toulouse School of Economics. ...
Excerpt:The European Commission published its new Environmental Action Plan (7th EAP) on 29 November, 2012 which sets the EU’s policy priorities in this area until 2020.
Excerpt:The Centre for European Economic Research organises its 14th Summer Workshop for Young Economists taking place from 14-16 October, 2012, in Mannheim, Germany. This year's topic is "Trade and the Environment". The deadline for the submission of papers is 24 August, 2012.
Excerpt:Although an economically oriented organization dedicated to the liberalization of trade, the European Union has nonetheless developed an extensive array of policies and institutions dedicated to protecting and preserving the Environment. This chapter explores explores the main dynamics of policy-making in the environmental sector. ...
Excerpt:This chapter sets out how the EU uses multiple policy instruments in its environmental policy. It seeks to answer questions such as, have the EU’s new modes and instruments replaced regulation, combined with it, or replaced it altogether?