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MdM Keynote Speaker Series 2022: "Biodiversity conservation and natural resource economics"

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Detalls de l'event

Prof Brendan Fisher, from The University of Vermont (USA), will be giving a presentation on “Biodiversity conservation and natural resource economics”. Our invited speaker will be available for informal meetings with ICTA-UAB researchers afterwards.  

 

Keynote Speaker Series: Biodiversity conservation and natural resource economics 
 

Speaker: Brendan Fisher, The Gund Institute for Environment - The University of Vermont (USA) 


Date: Tuesday, 7th of June 2022  
Time: from 11:30 to 12:30
Online: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82175233454?pwd=Y2JXU3pYT3JLcUkyS1d2dnFjQXo2QT09  Meeting ID: 821 7523 3454 - Passcode: 629315 

 

BRIEF BIOGRAPHY and RESEARCH INTERESTS 

Dr. Brendan Fisher is Professor at the University of Vermont - where he teaches courses on sustainability science, behavioral economics, environmental/ecological economics and ecosystem management. His field research has been undertaken in Borneo, Cambodia, Colombia, Mozambique, and Tanzania. He was a Rockefeller Bellagio Fellow working on relationships between the ecological conditions of coastal regions, gender inequality and childhood health. In 2021-2022, he will be visiting Spain as Fullbright Fellow, working on changing socio-ecological conditions and ecosystem services in the Spanish Pyrenees.
 

TOPIC of the KEYNOTE 

His research and fieldwork lie at the nexus of conservation, development, natural resource economics and human behavior.    

Brendan Fisher Seminar at ICTA-UAB