Call for Students and Participants

1st Ever Green Economics Institute Summer School

To be held at St Hugh’s College, University of Oxford   Wednesday 20th 21st 22nd June 2018

Concepts, methods and literature in Green Economics

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DAY 1 20th June 2018 Green economics Introducing concepts  Subject  Activity Wednesday
 

1-1-30 welcome coffee

 

`1 30- 2 30

 

Introducing macroeconomics and finance Lecture Professor Maria Madi  (Brazil and Argentina )
2 45- 3 45

 

Introducing sustainable goals, environmental and social justiceand the limits of main stream perspections, methodology and literature Lecture Miriam Kennet
Coffee-break
 

4 15- 5-15

 

 2018. an economic overview Lecture Professor Maria Madi
5 30 – 7

 

 Sustainable goals and current challenges.  Green economics and the COP Brainstorm activity Professor Maria Madi and Miriam Kennet

Michelle Gale

 

 

DAY 2  Thursday 21stJune 2018  Improving methods and skills Subject Activity Thursday
 

1-1-30 welcome coffee

 

`1 30- 2 30

 

Green methodology. (interdisciplicary approach, case studies,  filed research, etc..) Lecture Volker Heinemann
2 45- 3 45

 

Scientific and Writing skills I- Working in groups writing an abstract. The students will receive a list of subjects to write abstracts Marlyn Lee Hughes

Professor Maria Madi

Miriam Kennet

Coffee-break
 

4 15- 5-15

 

Scientific and Writing skills II  Working in individual abstracts Maria MadiMiriam Kennet
5 30 – 7

 

Communication skills Presentation of abstracts. Enhancing debate on green economics issues Maria MadiMarlyn Lee Hughes

Michelle Gale

Miriam Kennet

 

 

 

DAY 3 Friday 22nd June 2018 Future trends Subject  Activity Friday
 

1-1-30 welcome coffee

 

`1 30- 2 30

 

Disruptive innovations

 

Lecture maria

2 45- 3 45

 

Innovations and  inclusive growth . Thinking policy proposals

 

Working in groups Maria Madi

Miriam Kennet

Coffee-break
 

4 15- 5-15

 

The low carbon economy

Green Cities

Lecture Richard Clarke  TBC

Anjikwi Memshallbwana

5 30 – 7

 

Low carbon and  global  governance. Thinking policy proposals Working in groups Miriam Kennet

Richard Clarke TBC

Michelle Gale

Professor Maria Madi

 We reserve the right to

alter the programme as more lecturers become available

 

Learning  Objectives. How   this Summer Program Can Boost  Your Learning

 

This participatory summer school  seeks to promote academically motivated  students by strengthening their methodological understanding in linking theory and  experiments. They convey the excitement of new progress in  Green economics through the stimulus of learning. The objectives are to train and attract graduate students interested by working at the interfaces between disciplines.

Bringing together people from all over the world, this 3 day Summer School is an exciting opportunity to enrich your curriculum. Courses and tutorials are designed and taught by highly regarded scholars.

This summer school program comprises intensive activities  which aim to provide attendees with an introduction to both the theoretical foundations and the practical applications of some of the Green economics  thinking and aplications. Each subject has theoretical and practical classes.

 

Goals and objectives

  • Familiarize students with Green Economics concepts, methods and literature.
  • Assist students in their personal development of skills including  and professional strategies.
  • Teach writing   and communication skills to prepare students for  the gig economy challenges.
  • Enhance critical thinking skills through self-exploration and class experiences.
  • Gain leadership skills through classroom activities, discussions, and cultural experiences.

 

Students are expected to be familiar with the core concepts of the summer programme

Certificates

The students will receive a certificate  after accomplishing  80 % of the  summer school activities

 

Qualifications

The summer school is suitable for  graduate students, academics  and policy makers

More Information will be posted here shortly

Updated on April 20th 2018

If you think you would like to participate please email us today to register your interest in this progamme:

At greeneconomicsinstitute@yahoo.com

And/ Or greeneconomicseducation@yahoo.co.uk

And /or info@geiacademy.org

 

Fees for this first ever Summer School at £350 for the entire summer school per person.Fees do not include accommodation, travel or subsistence.

Admission is by cv and email of motivation  and payment of fees, which can be done on this website or by requesting a paypal invoice.

We will offer the places to the first 12 suitable applicants, so please dont delay write and enquire and register your interest now info@geiacademy.org.  We will also try to give priority to people also booking the main  3 day conference as well.