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Pushing Prices Higher: Options and Implications of Pricing Carbon 
If you missed our Environment Speaker Series presentation, the slides from the expert discussion panel are now available. Please click here to read more.
People
Wade Davis   Peter Dauvergne   Simon Donner   Hadi Dowlatabadi   Milind Kandlikar   Philippe Le Billon   Jane Lister   Yoshitaka Ota   Navin Ramankutty   Sean Smukler   Jerry Spiegel   Douw Steyn   Rashid Sumaila   Yves Tiberghien   Hisham Zerriffi
Projects
The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Shipping Industry
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A Research Collaboration between the Liu Institute for Global Issues and the Nippon Foundation.
A Study of Chinese Consumer Good Manufacturer's Response to Big Brand Supply Chain Sustainability
Jane Lister, Genevieve LeBaron
In recent years, big brand companies have competed to adopt far-reaching sustainability goals. They are now racing to drive these commitments into their core operations as well as through their global supply chains. This project analyzes the impact of this accelerating trend on the environmental and social practices of consumer goods manufacturers in China.
The Contentious Political Economy of Biofuels
Kate Neville
In coastal east Africa, Liu Scholar Kate Neville navigates the complexity of the political economy of biofuels through visiting organizations and local communities.
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Publications
Protest Inc.: The Corporatization of Activism
Peter Dauvergne, Genevieve LeBaron

March 14, 2014
Life for sale? The politics of lively commodities
Rosemary-Claire Collard, Jessica Dempsey
A publication in Enviornment and Planning A, co-authored by Rosemary-Claire Collard and Jessica Dempsey, with support from the Liu Scholar Program.
December 04, 2013
Is Fairtrade certification greening agricultural practices? An analysis of Fairtrade environmental standards in Rwanda
Philippe Le Billon, Hisham Zerriffi, Sara D. Edler
Journal article written by Sara D. Edler, Hisham Zerriffi and Philippe Le Billon published in the Journal of Rural Studies, Volume 32, Pages 264-274.
September 18, 2013
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Events
Dec
9
2014
Peter Wall International Roundtable Meeting on Climate Change and Sustainable Seafood Supply
December 09, 2014 starting at 9:00 AM until December 12, 2014 6:00 PM
A roundtable featuring UBC and international scholars on climate change and sustainable seafood supply, titled "Seafood in an Uncertain Future: From Scenarios to Policies Roundtable."
Nov
19
2014
Film Screening - “The Farm Family”
November 19, 2014
“The Farm Family” is part of a multifaceted project consisting of a feature-length documentary and interactive role-play game about Canadian farm families.
Oct
9
2014
Farming for a Sustainable Planet
October 09, 2014
Join us for an engaging lecture and Q&A by Navin Ramankutty, Professor, Global Food Security and Sustainability, as part of the UBC The Future of Food Global Dialogue Series. Photo credit: Don Erhardt
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