Professor Anil Markandya Appointed as President to the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists:
On the 15th November 2011, Professor Anil Markandya, lead Environmental Economist and Director of Metroeconomica, was appointed as the new President of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE). His two year presidential term will begin in January 2014, and he will serve as President-Elect in 2012 and 2013, and Past-President in 2014 and 2016.
Founded in 1990, EAERE is an international scientific association which aims to: contribute to the development and application of environmental and resource economics as a science in Europe; to encourage and improve communication between teachers, researchers and students in environmental and resource economics in different European countries; to develop and encourage the cooperation between university level teaching institutions and research institutions in Europe.
Further information is available on the EAERE website.