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UBC Professor, Wade Davis recognized as

top influential Thought Leader

Wade Davis, UBC Professor of Anthropology, Liu Faculty Associate, and best-selling author, has been recognized for his contributions to ethnobotany by the Swiss Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute in their list, Thought Leaders 2014: the most influential thinkers. Please find the article here.

Upcoming Events
The Praxis of Human Rights from Ferguson to Guantanamo
By UBC Liu Scholar Alumna, Shayna Plaut.
12 December 2014
Direct human influence on atmospheric CO2 seasonality from increased cropland productivity
Professor Ramankutty co-authored a paper published in Nature
19 November 2014
Is the World Looking for US Global Leadership? A View from Washington
A public lecture by John K. Glenn, Policy Director at the US Global Leadership Coalition in Washington, D.C.
15 Jan 2015 12:00 PM

Trading Carbon: BC’s Role in the Global Economy
Join us for a lively discussion of trade, infrastructure development, climate change, and the implications for British Columbia.
16 Jan 2015 4:00 PM

New Publications
New Research
Engaging China: Myth, Aspiration, and Strategy in Canadian Policy from Trudeau to Harper
A new book by Paul Evans.
14 April 2014

Forced marriage as a political project: Sexual rules and relations in the Lord's Resistance Army
A journal article written by Erin Baines exploring contraditions that exist in sexual violence a...
14 March 2014

In markets we trust? Changing power relations in global commodity markets
Liu Scholars Sara Elder, Pascale Massot, Sophia Murphy, and Cary Wu held a two-day event on Sept...
16 September 2014

The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Shipping Industry
A Research Collaboration between the Liu Institute for Global Issues and the Nippon Foundation.
8 December 2013

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