Section: Challenges of Radical Policy Change: A Dialogue between Theory and Evidence
Panel: Evaluating governance and policy in the face of complexity: insights from heterodox economics
This panel takes place 25th – 27th August 2011 at the University of Iceland and focuses on how research at the interface between politics and economics can contribute to exploration of the questions of this conference section about the relationship between complexity, radical policy change and democracy. The proposition is that research straddling the politics-economics interface can not only enrich our understanding of governance and policy but also offer insights into their effectiveness. » Read the full article
The Institute of Social Ecology in Vienna, part of the Faculty for Interdisciplinary Studies at Alpen-Adria University, invites applications for the position of Post-Doc Assistant (50%, Uni KV B 1 Postdoc) starting in June 2011 (please find details in German here).
The full announcement can
be found here.
We invite graduate students and young researchers to participate and contribute to the pre-conference workshop organized in Istanbul at Bogaziçi University (to be held before the 9th International Conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics. Following the past years’ student meetings, we aim to provide a venue for graduate students and young
researchers to share ideas, establish potential collaborations and create networks within ecological economics. » Read the full article