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ESEE is the European branch of the International Society of Ecological Economics (ISEE).

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ESEE publishes a newsletter and books (in association with various publishers); holds regional and international meetings; develops educational materials; and facilitates a voice for ecological economists in public forums.

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Recent Posts


ESEE 2011 student prize

The winner of ESEE 2011 student prize was Jasper Kenter for the paper on: “The importance of deliberation in valuing ecosystem services in developing countries – Evidence from the Solomon Islands”

(Jasper O. Kenter, Tony Hyde, Michael Christie, Ioan Fazey) » Read the full article

The Ecological Economics and Integrated Assessment Group in Barcelona launches its new website

Eco2BCN, the Ecological Economics and Integrated Assessment Group in the Autonomous University of Barcelona launched a new website (www.eco2bcn.es). » Read the full article

3 PhD positions in sustainability science

At ICIS in Maastricht 3 PhD positions are being offered.

  1. PhD project: Globalisation, complexity and sustainability
  2. PhD project: An integrated, dynamic sustainability assessment of CSP and CCS
  3. PhD project: Homo Sustinens: Towards a footprint of 1.0

Deadline for application is August 1, 2011. The positions are for 4 years, for students » Read the full article