[12 Nov 2014] Professor Eva-Maria Svensson - key note speaker at the conference Gender Equality in the Arctic - Current Realities, Future Challenges.
[12 Nov 2014] Annika Lindskog, associate senior lecturer in Economics at the School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg, will participate in the Global Week November 17-21. She will speak about HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa.
[7 Nov 2014] Since three years the Port of Gothenburg has awarded best thesis of the year within sustainability, to students from Chalmers School of Technology and the University of Gothenburg. This year the award went to four students from the School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg.
[5 Nov 2014] Thomas Sterner, Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Gothenburg, and Chair of EfD Research Committee, is awarded the Think Tank Green Budget Europe's prize of "Environmental Fiscal Reformer of the Year 2014" in recognition of his important contribution to the advancement of Environmental Fiscal Reforms in his professional career i.a. through his work on the distributive effects of fuel taxes.
[21 Oct 2014] Will gas and minerals bless or curse Tanzania and other natural resource rich countries in Africa? ¿Transparency is crucial to avoid devastating scenarios. Governments should publish all revenues, whereas firms should publish all payments they make to governments for natural resources. So the people can judge whether revenues are used for sustainable development,¿ says Professor Ola Olsson, University of Gothenburg, invited keynote at EfD Policy Day in Tanzania Oct 22, 2014.