AERE 2019 Summer Conference

Environmental Economics

The schedule of papers for the AERE 2019 Summer Conference is now online (just in time!). Lots of good papers!    Not sure which sessions I will attend, but I will do my best to attend the session that I am presenting in

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International cannabis conference comes to Israel

Green Prophet

This conference is the world’s leading global forum for cannabinoid research and will run from June 21 through June 24 at Jerusalem’s International Congress Center (ICC). The post International cannabis conference comes to Israel appeared first on Green Prophet.


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The AERE Summer Conference begins today!

Environmental Economics

And I'm not there (sigh): The fourth annual AERE Summer Conference will be held Wednesday, June 3, to Friday, June 5, at the U.S. An all-day pre-conference workshop, led by Meredith Fowlie (University of California, Berkeley) and Mushfiq Mobarak (Yale University), will be held on Wednesday, June 3.  " The conference program can be found here:

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Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis 2015 Conference

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: Dear John,   Can you please help me share the information below on the upcoming SBCA conference through the Environmental Economics blog? I am also attaching our conference and workshop flyers for your reference. The conference will feature a number of sessions on environmental issues -- please see  here  for the preliminary program. Pre-conference professional development workshops will also take place at the Marvin Center on March 18.

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The benefits and costs of academic conferences

Environmental Economics

Hartman-Linck, an associate professor of sociology at Frostburg State University, in western Maryland, which provides her with only $200 a year for conference travel. "I’d Going to the sociology conference again would let Ms. Here is the cost of attending an annual conference according to the article: The typical travel bill submitted by economics faculty at a regional state university is about half that.

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Call for Papers AERE Summer Conference

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: AERE Summer Conference 2016 Breckenridge, Colorado —Call for Papers due Friday, 1/22, midnight PST. The 2016 AERE Summer Conference takes place in Breckenridge, Colorado on June 9 – 11, 2016.   Click here for the Call for Papers, click here to access the Submission Guidelines, and click here for additional information about the conference and pre-conference workshop. 

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Officials worry COP26 climate conference is at "high risk of failure"


climate conference COP26 is at "high risk of failure," according to U.N. The highly anticipated U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres. Planned to take place this November in Glasgow, COP26 intends to bring together global leaders to address the climate crisis

Sustainable Brands Conference Update: Empowering Consumers

The Green Samaritan

Moving from blueberries to business, the Sustainable Brands Conference ’11 kicks off next week in Monterey, California June 7-10. Josh, who you may know from his work as The Lazy Environmentalist , will be speaking at the conference along with the partners at EcoBonus, so look for a recap next week. Green Living EcoBonus GoodGuide How to buy green Josh Dorfman Sustainable Brands 2011 Conference

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2016 Annual Conference | Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

Environmental Economics

Call for papers: The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (SBCA) is now accepting abstracts for participation in our 2016 annual conference on Improving the Theory and Practice of Benefit-Cost Analysis. Submission of an abstract for an individual presentation or panel is viewed as a firm commitment to participate in the conference if accepted.

2016 152

My presentation at the "NC's Coastal Conference"

Environmental Economics

So, I always make light of the fact that I'm doing coastal and marine research and my affiliation is in the mountains. So, my joke is that I'm from that "prestigious, marine science institution, Appalachian State University." " It might receive a bit of a chuckle but I imagine folks give me a pat on the back for the effort at the making of some levity. This time I'm making even more effort.

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Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis 2017 Annual Conference

Environmental Economics

Conference and Meeting: March 16-17, 2017. Pre-conference Professional Development Workshops: March 15, 2017. Please join us at our Ninth Annual Conference and Meeting. The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (SBCA) is accepting abstracts and workshop proposals for participation in our 2017 annual conference on Improving the Theory and Practice of Benefit-Cost Analysis.   More information is here:

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NOAA's NRDA presentation slides at the AERE Summer Conference

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: As you may be aware, this year at the AERE Summer Conference in Breckenridge, we hosted a "Special Session" on research associated with valuing the economic losses from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Spill. They can be found at the conference website here:

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JEEM was a Gold sponsor of the AERE Summer Conference

Environmental Economics

JEEM has sponsored a number of academic conferences and workshops in 2016.  In the future, we intend to allocate a portion of JEEM submission fees to support more conferences and workshops. On October 16 I wrote: From the inbox: Dr. Whitehead, In hopes of establishing greater dialogue with past and future authors, reviewers and readers of the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (JEEM) , we write to give you an update on recent journal activities. 

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Seventh Annual Conference and Meeting | Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis

Environmental Economics

Thursday, March 19, 3:45 – 5:15 Session 4. Non-Market Recreational Welfare Effects of Changes in the Diversity and Abundance of Species. Chair: Trudy Ann Cameron, University of Oregon. Presentations: A Combined Revealed/Stated Preference Model for Projecting the Impact of Aquatic Nuisance Species on Recreational Angling in the Great Lakes, Upper Mississippi, and Ohio River Basins, Gregory L. Poe*, Cornell University; Richard C.

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2010 Peak Oil Conference

Green (Living) Review

Global Energy Experts Agree: We are Facing the End of Oil as We Know It Speakers at ASPO-USA Conference Urge Government Action Now WASHINGTON, DC, USA: Economists, activists, technical experts and policymakers from across the political spectrum gathered October 7-9, 2010 in Washington, DC to discuss the global energy crisis. ASPO-International President Dr. Kjell Aleklett concluded the conference with a plea to the audience.

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Tracking Change: e-Merging Methods and Markers—EAC Conference 2014

The Alien Next Door

Eager participants at the National EAC 2014 conference I recently participated in the Editors Association of Canada (EAC) National Conference at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute in Toronto. Entitled Tracking Change: e-Merging Methods and Markers , the conference focused on “the shifts we are seeing in editing, publishing, language, technology, business and culture,” wrote 2014 conference co-chairs Emily Dockrill Jones and Nancy Foran.

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Congress and Conference Centre winning design aims to improve the community


So it’s no surprise the design for the new Congress and Conference Centre for Eindhoven came as a result of a 2020 competition for the best design Brainport Eindhoven is a cooperative region in Europe where companies, governments and educational institutions work together to develop innovative technology.

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Lesson learned: don't conduct a sting of fake conferences and fake journals

Environmental Economics

No matter how tempting it might be: Jim Vander Putten suspected that some education conferences accepted any study pitched by someone willing to pay a registration fee. To test his hypothesis, he sent fake research-paper summaries larded with unforgivable methodological errors to the organizers of 15 conferences he believed to have lax standards. University officials took such actions after conference organizers he had duped threatened to sue.

2016 153

Scribblers Retreat Writers' Conference

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Wednesday, May 27, 2009 Scribblers Retreat Writers’ Conference I recently came back from Georgia, where I participated in the May session of Scribblers’ Retreat Writers’ Conference. I gave one-on-one lunch consultations on writing and publishing in the conference hotel’s bar—er—restaurant. I was just one of the conference’s participating authors but they made me feel like I was the guest of honor.

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Endangered animal conference disappoints

Eco Friendly Daily

Despite high expectations for a conference on endangered animals CITES (the Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species ) ended in dismay as delegates flew home early and the organisation was hit with funding cuts. Prior to the conference it had been hoped that they would deal with the important issue of trading stockpiled ivory as well as protecting the spiny dogfish and numerous species of coral.

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Green (Living) Review

a landmark conference, March 19, 2011 Cambridge, UK. a landmark international one day conference in St Ives, Cambridge, questions the most fundamental tenets of prevailing climate change theory and digs below the sound-bite headlines. the conference will see the launch of a nationwide campaign to repeal the Climate Act 2008, the legislation responsible for committing the UK to a massive and costly carbon reduction programme, not to mention the present flood of wind farms.

Registration of for the 2017 SBCA Annual Conference is now open

Environmental Economics

On behalf of the SBCA: Conference and Meeting: March 16-17, 2017. Pre-conference Professional Development Workshops: March 15, 2017. Please join us at our Ninth Annual Conference and Meeting. Conference registration includes breakfast, lunch, and break refreshments on Thursday and Friday, along with three receptions (Wednesday - Friday evenings).

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Dubai’s MENASOL conference unites solar energy in the Middle East

Green Prophet

Heavy-hitters and start-ups on both local and international levels will participate in the sixth annual MENASOL Conference running from May 6 through 7. . The opportunities in the MENA region for both local and international solar companies are steadily rising; the MENASOL conference will gather senior representatives from key agencies to show attendees how best to exploit these opportunities. For more information, visit the conference website (link here).

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6 Ways to Make Your Conference Go “Green”

Green Prophet

All conferences, regardless of their topic, are inherently unsustainable. Take the 2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen as an example. Despite its noble mission to decrease the effects of climate change and promote sustainability, according to estimates gathered by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, the conference actually generated a larger carbon footprint than any previous climate summit: 42,000 tons of carbon mostly due to air travel.

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Geothermal Energy Conference In Indonesia

Eco Friendly Daily

This is in large part why Indonesia is hosting a conference on geothermal energy this week in Bali. Overall, 80 countries are attending the conference. The goal of the conference is to further the geothermal sector and develop better methods of extracting the energy. Indonesia is hoping that the conference will lead to large funds being raised for their own exploration into geothermal energy.

The Onion perfectly illustrates my growing resistance to attending academic conferences

Environmental Economics

From the Onion : Following what they deemed to be a peculiar interaction with a number of possible implications, the nation’s top overthinkers gathered for an intensive three-day symposium this week to determine what that’s supposed to mean.

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Net Impact Annual Conference

Eco Friendly Daily

More than 1,500 MBA students and professionals gathered at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania this past week at the annual Net Impact North American Conference to attend Net Impact’s 16th Annual North American Conference catering to this year’s theme, The Sustainable Advantage: Creating Social and Environmental Value.

When it comes to conference panels, everything in moderation


Leading a good sustainability conference panel isn’t just about letting the experts speak. Go here to see the original: When it comes to conference panels, everything in moderation. Business Green a-new-mold better-outcomes carbon removal climate-goals conference-panel corporate-execs experts for-corporate getting real good-sustainability highest leadership letting-the social-and technology

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Water purifier company takes on plastic polluters at UN climate conference

Green Prophet

The post Water purifier company takes on plastic polluters at UN climate conference appeared first on Green Prophet | Impact News for the Middle East. Wild eco-preneurs like David de Rothschild and Graham Hill from Treehugger set out to catalogue micro-plastics at sea in this bottle boat.

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Green Prophet at Desertec Conference in Cairo

Green Prophet

Tafline is currently at the Desertec Dii conference in Cairo, reporting from the field. Above is Dii’s CEO Paul van Son addressing the Dii conference. Today it is a full fledged vision that has drawn scores of government representatives, investors, and other stakeholders from around the world to the second annual Dii conference in Cairo. The conference venue – the Semiramis Hotel – overlooks the Nile River that is the lifeblood of so many countries.

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Over Polluted Qatar Hosts UN Climate Conference

Green Prophet

This month’s United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP18) will be hosted by Qatar, the tiny peninsula nation in the Persian Gulf that holds the world record for per capita CO2 emissions. According to a report entitled Indicators of Sustainable Development 2011 released by Qatar’s statistics’ authority, the state has experienced a 27% annual increase in ozone-depleting substances, 9.3% increase in nitrogen oxides (NO x ), and 3.6% increase in carbon dioxide (CO2).

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Some thoughts from the AERE Conference in Seattle

Environmental Economics

The AERE Conference in Seattle was awesome*. After the AERE Luncheon on Thursday I attended a session that was an extension of the pre-conference workshop on choice experiments (which I heard was really good). The last two time slots of the conference included Valuation 1 and 2, two sessions that I wasn't able to attend. I'm looking forward to submitting a paper to the 2012 AERE Conference in Asheville.

Jordan To Host International Permaculture Conference

Green Prophet

Green-fingered activists will be flocking to Jordan to attend the tenth International Permaculture Conference this September. The bustling city of Amman and sweeping red sands of Wadi Rum in Jordan will be hosting the International Permaculture conference this month. As well as a professional two-week course on Permaculture, there will be a conference open to the public and a 3-day event for Permaculture specialists to deal with the theme of the conference.

Big green building conference in Tel Aviv tomorrow

Green Prophet

The conference is run by the Israel Green Building Council or ILGBC which was established in early 2007 as a non-profit organization and has a broad support base in industry, government and academia, as well as leading professional, social and environmental organizations. Building green, thinking green, wanting to be green?

Another successful conference presentation (i.e., I didn't poop my pants) #IIFET2016

Environmental Economics

Download IIFET 2006

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Dubai’s Renewable Energy Conference To Boost Middle East Green Energy Investment

Green Prophet

With more than $20 billion worth of renewable energy projects currently being developed in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), the upcoming Mena Renewable Energy conference in Dubai will look at boosting investment in this sector. The Mena Renewable Energy conference , which will take place between the 17 and 19th of September in Dubai, will be an important stepping stone for the development of renewable energy in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region.

Environmental Economics: Do you remember your first conference.

Environmental Economics

» March 01, 2011 Do you remember your first conference session? Fearing rightly that I was over my head, I tried to avoid all conference activities.

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High-Level Renewable Energy Conference to Advance Low-Carbon Development in Egypt

Green Prophet

Egypt’s Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy and the New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) together with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) will co-organise the country’s first high-level renewable energy conference in the Egyptian capital, Cairo next week. Following a presentation of the report and its recommendations the conference will focus on a number of important topics relevant to renewable energy development in Egypt.

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13th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing

The Green Changemakers

13th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing [link] to be held in Ho Chi Minh City / Binh Duong, Vietnam on 16th - 18th September, 2015. Presented by Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin) Vietnamese-German University (VGU) , Welcome Message Technische Universität Berlin and Vietnamese-German University will jointly organize the 13th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing (GCSM, ) near Ho Chi Minh City in Binh Duong New City. Conference

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Meet A Few Green Prophets At Energy Conference, Eilat

Green Prophet

At least three Green Prophets will be at the Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Conference tomorrow in Eilat, Israel. Salma said on UAE Sustainability Conference Inspires Change : I’m one of those green newbies; I. ????????????

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I propose the First Annual Env-Econ Open Non-Structured Colloquium, Compendium, Corrigendum, Conference and Seminar for the Inebriation of the Profession (sponsored by Buffalo Wild Wings Grill and Bar)

Environmental Economics

Is it time to rethink the academic conference? Academic conferences are a habit from the past, embraced by the administrativersity as a way to showcase knowledge and to increase productivity in the form of published conference proceedings. We believe it is time to ask ourselves: What is the purpose of the conference? What are our real motivations for organizing a conference?   That doesn't mean I won't go to a conference

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From the Euphrates to the Tigris, water matters conference in Iraq

Green Prophet

Save the Tigris Campaign and partners announce the first alternative civil society forum for water in Mesopotamia: the Mesopotamian Water Forum will be held from 5-7 April 2019 in Sulaymaniyah, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, and will involve civil society actors from the states of Iraq, Iran, Turkey, Syria. It will be an open space to give voice to those who are marginalized and excluded from the discussion about water management in the region.

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Learn from Morocco at sunny solar MENASOL conference in Dubai

Green Prophet

The companies Acciona and TSK will be meeting in Dubai to discuss the challenges and opportunities of constructing the Noor I CSP plant in Morocco. Meet the Acciona and TSK delegation as they attend the May 6 to 7 solar Menasol event in Dubai. What you can do? Join in on their panel discussion on Morocco’s CSP industry and the lessons learnt on site in Ouarzazate.