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
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
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.
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!
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/
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.
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
A message to economists–including environmental economists. A message to politicians. A message to anyone ruling the word. A message to anyone who has anything to do with Economics.
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
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