The Department's Prof Fingleton was honoured for his contributions to the field of regional science at the European Regional Science Association Congress in August.
The Department of Land Economy offered academic taster sessions to sixth form students from around the country through the Experience Cambridge programme.
Cambridge University Department of Land Economy and Cambridge University Real Estate Finance Asian Alumni Society (CUREFASIA) are holding the 4th International Real Estate Finance and Investment Conference on Monday, the 12th of September 2016 in NUO Hotel Beijing.
Dr Shaun Larcom participated in an online debate on the future of commuting that was conducted by the Guardian newspaper on 20 July 2016.
The first annual Future Cities Conference 2016 took place on Wednesday 29th June 2016 at Clare College in Cambridge.
A team of three postgraduate students in the Department of Land Economy's Environmental Policy MPhil have been undertaking field research at the Bonn Climate Change Conference this May thanks to funding from the Department's Graduate Conference & Travel Grant.
On Friday 29 April Dr Franz Fuerst the Course Director for Real Estate Finance and Patrick McMahon, Senior Partner at Bidwells met to congratulate the winning team of this year’s Bidwells Prize for best RM02 group presentation.
Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2016: Dr Franz Fuerst paper "Flight to quality? An investigation of changing price spreads in commercial real estate markets"
Congratulations to Dr Franz Fuerst on his paper “Flight to quality? An investigation of changing price spreads in commercial real estate markets” published in Studies in Economics and Finance 2015 Vol 32 1 E has been selected by the journal’s editorial team as a Highly Commended Paper in the 2016 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence.
The University of Cambridge has launched a new three-year research and fellow programme led by the Department of Land Economy on the topic of ‘Future Cities’. The programme, supported by London property company Capital and Counties Properties PLC (Capco), comprises an annual conference, a visiting fellowship by an expert in the field, and a grant for eight postgraduate fellows to conduct bespoke research on issues shaping future cities and related policy.
Professor Jorge Vinuales gave a lecture at the Collège de France on 'La responsabilité solidaire en droit international, européen et comparé de l'environnement'
On 28 March 2016, Professor Jorge Vinuales, Harold Samuel Professor of Law and Environmental Policy at the University of Cambridge, gave a lecture at the Collège de France on 'La responsabilité solidaire en droit international, européen et comparé de l'environnement'.