Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

Ecological Economics, Behaviour and Decision Making at the ISEE-Degrowth 2021 online conference, July 5-8 2021

The International Society for Ecological Economics, European Society for Ecological Economics, and international degrowth research networks will have, online (based at the University of Manchester) their joint conference between July 5-8, 2021. The website of the conference is this, and this is the registration link. Registration as an attendee is free! 😉 At this conference,…… Continue reading Ecological Economics, Behaviour and Decision Making at the ISEE-Degrowth 2021 online conference, July 5-8 2021

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Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

OPEN CALL: Human-Earth Relationships through the lenses of  Behavioural Economics, Collective and Individual Decision Making

UPDATE!  DEADLINE POSTPONED TO MARCH 31, 2020 OPEN CALL The 7th International Degrowth / 16th International Society for Ecological Economics Joint Conference Building Alternative Livelihoods in times of ecological and political crisis Manchester, 1 – 5 September 2020 You are invited to submit abstracts to a session titled: Human-Earth Relationships through the lenses of  Behavioural…… Continue reading OPEN CALL: Human-Earth Relationships through the lenses of  Behavioural Economics, Collective and Individual Decision Making

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

If “future” spells “disasters”, a step forward is not what we want.

Pint of Science is a scientific festival where researchers at any stage of their career–from students to professors–share some of their research with the general public, in pubs. I think it’s a great idea, and indeed I’m really happy this festival is becoming very widespread worldwide… and Montreal, the city where my university is located,…… Continue reading If “future” spells “disasters”, a step forward is not what we want.

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

Book review: “Our History is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance” by Nick Estes

I wrote a review of the book “Our History is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance” by Nick Estes for the Women and Environments international magazine, issue 100/101, December 2019, pages 90-91. The magazine is available here: http://www.yorku.ca/weimag/CURRENTISSUE/images/WEIMAG_100_101.pdf Have a nice read!

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

The future of Economics should start from what Economics has neglected for centuries (ANZSEE 2019 Conference blog)

I wrote this blog post for the Australia and New Zealand Society for Ecological Economics (ANZSEE) website. Have a nice read! Link to the blog post: https://www.neweconomy.org.au/anzsee/blogs/the-future-of-economics-should-start-from-what-economics-has-neglected-for-centuries/

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

#8thWayToThink like a 21st Century Economist: Reflections.

In January 2019 Kate Raworth, the author of Doughnut Economics, asked her readers to come up with an 8th way to think like a 21st Century economist, an 8th mindset shift that was supposed to complement and/or counter the 7 ways she had proposed in her book: 1. Change the Goal–from GDP to the Doughnut, 2. Tell a New Story–From…… Continue reading #8thWayToThink like a 21st Century Economist: Reflections.

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

#8th way to think like a 21st Century economist

In January 2019 Kate Raworth, the author of Doughnut Economics, asked her readers to come up with an 8th way to think like a 21st Century economist, that was supposed to complement and/or counter the 7 ways she had proposed in her book. This is the entry I submitted (find the typo!) for the #8thWayToThink competition: Alice Damiano…… Continue reading #8th way to think like a 21st Century economist

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

Human-Earth relationships: Time to learn from the Indigenous peoples

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) and Ma Thèse en 180 Secondes (MT180) are, respecively, the English and the French version of a competition in which graduate students present their research in 3 minutes or less, with one static slide. My university, McGill University, being in a city where both English and French are largely used, organizes both…… Continue reading Human-Earth relationships: Time to learn from the Indigenous peoples

Anthropocene · Ecological Economics

Economics, Ethics and Human Behaviour

Below there is a video of my presentation Economics, Ethics and Human Behaviour, along with the videos of the other presentations of the Special Session Introduction to Ecological Economics, CANSEE-E4A conference, Montreal, October 2017. The video of my presentation is the ninth of this playlist. The information on the conference is here: http://montreal2017.cansee.ca/en/home/ The conference program is available here: http://montreal2017.cansee.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/CANSEE-Program-Final_WebView.pdf…… Continue reading Economics, Ethics and Human Behaviour