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Department of Land Economy

Environment, Law & Economics
 
Read more at: Tripos Prizes!

Tripos Prizes!

24 January 2023

Congratulations to the following for receiving one of the 2021-22 Land Economy Tripos Prizes: Miss Tereza Zoumpalova received The Noel Dean Prize for best overall performance in Part II Mr Samuel Faheem and Miss Alice Perkins received The Gordon Cameron Memorial Prize for best performance in Paper 7 Mr Aayush Pindoria...


Read more at: Research co-authored by Prof Andreas Kontoleon on the efficacy of carbon offsets appears in the Guardian
Professor Andreas  Kontoleon

Research co-authored by Prof Andreas Kontoleon on the efficacy of carbon offsets appears in the Guardian

19 January 2023

Research co-authored by Prof Andreas Kontoleon (see here ( https://arxiv.org/abs/2301.03354 ) on the efficacy of carbon offsets appears in the Guardian (18/01/2023)). See Guardian article . The research shows that most forest based carbon offset projects fail to reduce deforestation to the levels expected. Further work is...


Read more at: Research on the impact of insulation in buildings by gas consumption by CEENRG fellow Dr. Cristina Penasco and Prof Laura Diaz Anadon features in the Guardian
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Research on the impact of insulation in buildings by gas consumption by CEENRG fellow Dr. Cristina Penasco and Prof Laura Diaz Anadon features in the Guardian

3 January 2023

January 1, 2023, article in the Guardian features research by CEENRG fellow Dr. Cristina Penasco and Land Economy faculty and CEENRG Director, Prof. Laura Diaz Anadon on the impact of insulation in buildings on gas consumption in England and Wales. See Guardian article here . The scientific paper highlighted in the article...


Read more at: Best paper award for Land Economy researchers Fuerst and Minkow
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Best paper award for Land Economy researchers Fuerst and Minkow

21 October 2022

PhD student Katharina Minkow and Professor Franz Fuerst have been awarded the American Real Estate Society’s best manuscript prize sponsored by the CoStar Group for their joint conference paper “Linking Health and Well-being to Financial Performance in Commercial Real Estate”.


Read more at: New Book - The International Law of Energy (Cambridge University Press, 2022) - J. E. Viñuales
Professor Jorge Vinuales gave a lecture at the Collège de France on 'La responsabilité solidaire en droit international, européen et comparé de l'environnement'

New Book - The International Law of Energy (Cambridge University Press, 2022) - J. E. Viñuales

14 October 2022

J. E. Viñuales, The International Law of Energy (Cambridge University Press, 2022), 579p.


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MPhil Prizes!

3 October 2022

Congratulations to Mr Martin Stepanek of St. John’s College who has won the following prizes: Douglas Blusten Prize for best performance in the dissertation for the Real Estate Finance MPhil Alistair Ross-Goobey Prize for best overall performance on the Real Estate Finance MPhil.


Read more at: EEIST project launches flagship report on Ten Principles for Policy Making in the Energy Transition
Ten Principles for Policymaking in the Energy Transition

EEIST project launches flagship report on Ten Principles for Policy Making in the Energy Transition

22 September 2022

The Economics of Energy Innovation and System Transition (EEIST) project, led by a consortium of academic experts in complexity economics and systems thinking across the UK, EU, Brazil, China, and India, launches a new flagship report 'Ten Principles for Policy Making in the Energy Transition' at the Global Clean Energy Action Forum in Pittsburgh, US, on 22 September 2022.


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Green Award Ceremony

Congratulations to everyone in Land Economy! 

14 June 2022

Last week we were awarded the University’s Sustainability Challenge Green Impact platinum status for the third year in a row. The student auditors’ feedback was positive as always but has also given us some interesting and important challenges going forward, they said: “ Land Economy has a strong track record in...


Read more at: Land Economy's research comes out ahead in REF 2021
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Land Economy's research comes out ahead in REF 2021

11 May 2022

Land Economy has come out on top in the latest Research Excellence Framework, according to the Times Higher Education 's rankings 67% of the work in the Land Economy's joint submission with Architecture was rated as 'world leading', the best in the country in the relevant field and ahead of the Cambridge average of 62%...


Read more at: Professor Laura Diaz Anadon is appointed to new European Scientific Advisory Board on Climate Change
Professor Laura Diaz Anadon

Professor Laura Diaz Anadon is appointed to new European Scientific Advisory Board on Climate Change

29 March 2022

The members of the new European Scientific Advisory Board on Climate Change have been designated today, making the new independent advisory body ready to provide the European Union (EU) with scientific knowledge, expertise and advice relating to climate change. The Advisory Board’s work will underpin the EU’s climate...