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Read more at: Major Real Estate Award for Colin Lizieri
Major Real Estate Award for Colin Lizieri

Major Real Estate Award for Colin Lizieri

8 April 2014

At their annual meeting in San Diego, the American Real Estate Society presented Professor Colin Lizieri with the David Ricardo Medal, their top award for academic research in real estate


Read more at: Chinese delegation visits from the Shenzhen region

Chinese delegation visits from the Shenzhen region

29 November 2013

We are hosting a delegation from China exploring the potential for investments in the UK on 28th November.


Read more at: New Cambridge-MIT Collaboration Makes White House Trip Possible for Land Economist

New Cambridge-MIT Collaboration Makes White House Trip Possible for Land Economist

1 November 2013

A new collaboration between the Cambridge University Science & Policy Exchange (CUSPE) and MIT's Science Policy Initiative (SPI) gave Edward Oughton, a Land Economist in the second year of his PhD, the opportunity to visit and engage with researchers at top US government agencies in Washington DC. The purpose of the...


Read more at: New Who Owns the City report shows foreign ownership of City of London offices passes 50%
New Who Owns the City report shows foreign ownership of City of London offices passes 50%

New Who Owns the City report shows foreign ownership of City of London offices passes 50%

9 October 2013

The Who Owns the City? research report, completed by a Land Economy team (Professor Colin Lizieri, Jan Reinert and Professor Andrew Baum) and sponsored by Development Securities plc shows that 52% of office space in the City of London is now foreign-owned.


Read more at: ESRC Exchange Visit to China

ESRC Exchange Visit to China

8 October 2013

2013 Cambridge-Renmin Academic Exchange Activities of Land Economy and Management Led by Prof Philip Allmendinger, Prof Colin Lizieri, Dr. Martin Dixon, Dr. Helen Bao, and Ms Marina Ballard, 12 Land Economy PhD students visited China from 10 to 16 September 2013. The trip is an ESRC funded project to establish sustainable...


Read more at: PhD student wins Best Poster Award at the ESEE 2013 Conference : Ecological Economics and Institutional Dynamics

PhD student wins Best Poster Award at the ESEE 2013 Conference : Ecological Economics and Institutional Dynamics

19 September 2013

PhD student Aiora Zabala won the the Best Poster Award at ESEE 2013 , where she presented a paper and a poster. The poster title is: Zabala, A., 2013. "Seeking Permanence As An Alternative Goal To Maximizing Profits In Economic Appraisal". 10th biennial conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics. 18-21 Jun...


Read more at: Dr Franz Fuerst’s research featured on Department of Energy and Climate Change website
Dr Franz Fuerst’s research featured on Department of Energy and Climate Change website

Dr Franz Fuerst’s research featured on Department of Energy and Climate Change website

6 August 2013

Dr Franz Fuerst and his research team have just published a report which confirmed a link between a home’s energy efficiency and its sale price. Using econometric modelling on a large sample of house characteristics and sale prices, the study shows that in addition to lowering energy bills, improvements such as wall...


Read more at: Land Economy Tripos prize winners 2012-2013

Land Economy Tripos prize winners 2012-2013

6 August 2013

Tripos Student Prizes 2012-2013 The Department is pleased to announce the award of the following Tripos prizes for 2012-2013: The EMDF Prize for Best Performance in IA For best overall performance in Part IA Miss Luting Chen, Robinson The RICS Prize for Best Performance in Part IB For best overall performance in Part IB Mr...


Read more at: Centre News

Centre News

14 June 2013

The Centre organizes an annual international economics conference in collaboration with the Department of Applied Economics V of the University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU. This is held in Bilbao and attracts a large number of mainly European economists. Unfortunately, the 16 th conference, Developments in Economic...


Read more at: Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award

Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award

8 May 2013

Winners PhD candidate Goylette Chami from the Department of Land Economy received over £6,400 ($10,000 US) for her outstanding research into the impact of biodiversity loss on human health. Giorgio Divitini and Najeeb Ullah, from the Department of Material Sciences, received a joint second prize of £1,600 ($2,500 US)...