January 2021 Newsletter

From all of us at eftec: happy new year!

While 2021 is sure to bring its fair share of challenges, we are also anticipating several exciting moments and a steady stream of good work to be done.
One of these exciting moments is just around the corner: #envecon 2021!

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envecon 2021 - registration now open!

We are happy to announce that registration is now open for this year’s conference, which is taking place on Friday 19th March. Click here to register.

We will be announcing further details on the agenda in the coming days and weeks. In the meantime, you can see the headlines for each session below:



Welcome and Keynote
Alessandra Alfieri, Chief of Environmental Economic Accounting,
United Nations Statistics Division

Session 1: Natural Capital Accounting
What is new in national organisational natural capital accounting?

Lunch & breakout room networking sessions

Session 2: Economic Policy Appraisal in Practice
From theory to practice and what's new in terms of guidance

Session 3: Valuation of Microplastics in the Sea
Latest research and how economists can help

Session 4: How to be Heard in Times of Crisis
An interactive session for persuasive communication of your research
 


This year’s conference will take place online and is free to attend. For an optional £50 UKNEE membership fee, you will receive exclusive access to the recordings of all envecon sessions and 2021 UKNEE webinars, and a discounted digital subscription to the Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy (JEEP) for a year.

We hope you are able to join us and look forward to spending the day with you on the 19th March!