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Fostering a sustainable prosperity | UN High-Level Political Forum w/ Tim Jackson

Tim Jackson speaking at the 2016 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, the UN's central platform for the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and SDGs.

Measure What Matters | Global Forum

The global forum is convened by HRH The Prince of Wales, and culminates the Measure What Matters initiative, led by the recently partnered Green Economy Coalition. CUSP is contributing to the event with a presentation by Ian Christie on the implications of social capital for policy and decision making.

Tim Jackson named 2016 Hillary Laureate

CUSP Director Tim Jackson to receive prestigious international award for exceptional mid-career leadership.

Doing family and sustainability | New paper by Kate Burningham and Sue Venn

Kate Burningham to present new paper at 5th International CRFR conference in Edinburgh, 14 June 2016. It argues for the development of more relational and positive discourses of sustainable consumption which align sustainable living with the creation and maintenance of family life.

Is the Party Over for Economic Growth? | Panel debate w/ Tim Jackson

Intelligence Squared was hosting a discussion with Prof Tim Jackson on the future of the global economy. Other panelists include Stephanie Flanders and Deirdre McCloskey. The evening was moderated by Kamal Ahmed.

Growth – the good, the bad, and the ugly | St Gallen Symposium w/ Tim Jackson

CUSP Director Prof Tim Jackson gives opening keynote and in-depth workshop at the 46th St. Gallen Symposium, a high-profile annual conference designed to "capture and condense the most relevant debates currently shaping the world around us and making them center-stage."

Cultural ecologies: Cultural labour, consumption, and inequality | w/ Kate Oakley

Kate Oakley to give seminar on culture and inequality: tying together consumption and production | Birmingham City University, 11 May 2016

Towards a Stock-Flow Consistent Ecological Macroeconomics | New publication by Tim Jackson, Peter Victor and Ali Asjad Naqvi

Taken together, the suite of system dynamics models developed by Tim Jackson et al represent the first steps in constructing a new macro-economic synthesis capable of exploring the economic and financial dimensions of an economy confronting resource or environmental constraints.

Limits to Growth or Opportunities for Prosperity? | APPG launch

We are pleased to announce the launch of the new APPG on Limits to Growth, for which CUSP will be providing the secretariat. The inaugural event will take place at the House of Commons, on 19 April 2016.

Treasury consultation on the National Infrastructure Commission | Written Reply

A recent consultation by HM Treasury has invited written feedback on the proposed governance, structure and operation of the new National Infrastructure Commission; CUSP submitted a reply.