Sustainable Social-ecological Systems
© Ric Craddick, Indiana University
Conference/Tribute to Professor Elinor Ostrom, 2009 Nobel Prize in Economics
Elinor Ostrom is Professor of Political Science at Indiana University, Bloomington (USA) where she has created the Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis with her husband, Vincent Ostrom. She is also the Director of the Center for the Study of Institutional Diversity at Arizona State University (USA).
In 2009 she became the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Economics, with Oliver Williamson, for her analysis of economic governance and, in particular, common goods. To see a video of her speech on this occasion, click on the link below.
Elinor Ostrom has been invited to France for a homage to her overall work. She will be in France from 20th to 24th June and will participate in a series of events in Montpellier (coordinated by Agropolis International) and in Paris, notably in UNESCO.
On the morning of 22nd June Professor Ostrom will chair a conference in UNESCO on the theme ‘Sustainable Socio-Ecological Systems: Analysis, Management and Governance’.
Early in the afternoon, Professor Ostrom will take part in the opening of the conference of the ‘Académie d'Agriculture de France’ on the theme of 'People and Water: Agriculture, Environment and the Mediterranean Zone’ (invitees only - event full).
|Type of Event||Special Event|
|Start||22.06.2011 11:00 local time|
|End||22.06.2011 14:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Bouamrane, Meriem|
|Contact||Meriem Bouamrane email@example.com|
|Street||7 place de Fontenoy|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French|
|Estimated number of participants||800|
|Link 1||Nobel Prize Speech|
|Link 2||Programme, Visit of Professor Ostrom in France|