The Economic and Social Research Council’s Festival of Social Sciences is an annual, weeklong series of […]
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Find out about the internal funding streams available to support translational research and knowledge exchange, at the official launch of the Nottingham Impact Accelerator.
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Climate change economics predominantly frames climate policy as an inter-generational problem, which requires current generations to sacrifice their own material well-being for the future, and makes environmental outcomes dependent on ethical, economic, and geo-physical considerations. In this lecture, Professor Armon Rezai will review the assumption and arguments underlying Utilitarian cost-benefit analysis and present mechanisms of avoiding the climate sacrifice. Refocusing the climate debate in this manner emphasizes conflicts within rather than between generations.
Interested in Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) funded postgraduate opportunities to start in September/October 2016? Come along and find out more about who the ESRC DTC are, what they do, and the studentships on offer.
One-day workshop focussing on education, featuring keynote speaker Hilary Wainwright, author of Reclaim the State: Experiments in Popular Democracy.