12th Annual BIOECON Conference "From the Wealth of Nations to the Wealth of Nature: Rethinking Economic Growth"
We invite submission of papers particularly addressing the following themes: 1) assessment of the effectiveness and efficiency of biodiversity conservation instruments, taking into account spatial considerations and/or governance settings; 2) the development of new, incentive-based instruments to conserve biodiversity and ecosystem services; 3) the determination of ecosystem services opportunities for business and management, with particular emphasis on the potential for minimizing corporate risk with respect to these services; 4) the potential contribution of businesses to the implementation of more ecosystem services-based economic development; 5) application of ecosystem services assessment and valuation methodologies in the public, private and non-governmental settings; 6) innovative, participatory, economic valuation methods of biodiversity and their social implications; 7) assessment and valuation of marine and coastal ecosystems and their contribution to human livelihoods; 8) the role of property rights in the provision of ecosystem services and employment opportunities for local communities; 9) the role of local community members in the creation and enforcement of norms and regulations that lead to successful and sustainable economic governance models; 10) the role of forestry in poverty alleviation and in supporting human livelihoods in developing countries; and 11) macroeconomic indicators/national accounting systems adjusted to include the values of provision, flows and benefits of ecosystem services, and ultimately human well-being (i.e. Genuine Progress Indicator, Index of Sustainable Economic Welfare, GDP of the poor, etc.).
|Event dates:||2010-09-27 – 2010-09-28|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2010-05-28|
|Organizers:||Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Basque Centre for Climate Change Conservation International International Union for Conservation of Nature United Nations Environment Programme|
|Conference venue:||Venice, Centro Culturale Don Orione Artigianelli|
Ms. Ughetta Molin Fop (firstname.lastname@example.org), tel +39 2700444, fax +39.041.2700413 Silvia Bertolin (email@example.com)
|Classification:||I3 - Welfare and Poverty ; M1 - Business Administration ; O4 - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity ; Q0 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics. General ; Q5 - Environmental Economics|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|