25 October 2020
Workshop
1st ECO-SOS Workshop on Economics and Sustainability
Date and time
Friday, October 2 - 08:45 h
Place
Online (Avinguda de la Universitat, 1, Reus) Show map [+]
Description

The 1st ECO-SOS Workshop on Economics and Sustainability provides an opportunity to all those interested in the interaction between sustainability and economic growth and, in general terms to address global challenges faced by our economies when designing growth strategies. In this sense we want to analyse environmental implications of economic activities, quantify its negative externalities and provide proposals to achieve more sustainable growth scenarios.

The workshop is one day event, and the keynote speaker will be Richard S.J. Tol, Professor at the Department of Economics (University of Sussex) and Professor of the Economics of Climate Change (Institute for Environmental Studies and Department of Spatial Economics, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam). 

Check out the full program and pre-register here.

The Research Centre on Economics and Sustainability (ECO-SOS) is a research centre created in 2010 as CREIP (Research Centre in Industrial and Public Economics), that recently moved to sustainability issues, in line with research interests of its members. Specifically, ECO-SOS studies the connection between sustainability and the following areas of interest: environmental and climate economics, health economics, regional and urban economics, education and labour market business and innovation, energy and natural resources, industrial organization, economic policy, game theory and environmental conflicts, and transport and tourism.

Organizer
Centre de Recerca en Economia i Sostenibilitat (ECO-SOS)
Contact
Category and keywords
Business & Economy
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