In honour of the great critical economist Mark Blaug (1927-2011), from 2014 the Foundation for European Economic Development (FEED) is financing and awarding an annual student essay prize. » Read the full article
The focus of the symposium will be on integration and assessment across multiple ocean uses and sectors, including: fisheries, renewable energy, coastal development, oil and gas, transport, and conservation.
There will be a particular emphasis on the methodological and empirical challenges involved in including human dimensions in integrated ecosystem assessments.
The symposium will be global in scope, with a focus on regions in which integrated ocean management policies have been developing in the last two decades. » Read the full article
The Graduate Institute at the University of Reading, UK, has one remaining bursary for candidates wanting to study on the MSc Climate Change and Development in the 2015-16 academic year.
Why study climate change and development at Reading?
The University is at the forefront of world leading research, working with institutions around the globe, conducting comprehensive analysis of the impact of climate change and its far-reaching economic and social implications. In addition, the Graduate Institute is in the top 10% of institutions worldwide for Development Studies. » Read the full article