The Thor Heyerdahl Institute are proud to present The Thor Heyerdahl Summer School " The Green Economy" June 16-27, 2014.
The course will focus on the frontiers of theory formation and empirical analyses regarding ‘the green economy’. The concept is loaded with very different meanings, as it is connected to different traditions within economics. It also links up closely with natural sciences – especially ecology, but also physics – as well as with other social sciences. Therefor studying the green economy is an interdisciplinary endeavour. The aim of the course in 2014 is to offer opportunities to analyse and discuss various perspectives regarding the ‘green economy’, both through getting a better understanding of the theoretical controversies and the practical implications.
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