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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.
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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
Nov
22
2013
Information Orders after the 1906 Earthquake
November 22, 2013
A Public Talk by Megan Finn, Postdoctoral Researcher at Microsoft Research New England.
Oct
30
2013
History, Social Institutions, and the Philippine Biodiversity Crises
October 30, 2013
How did biological and human domains arrive at their present states and influence each other over historical time? A Lecture by Dr. Raul Suarez.
Sep
23
2013
Constructing Private Governance: The Rise and Evolution of Forest, Coffee, and Fisheries Certification
September 23, 2013
A seminar by Graeme Auld, Associate Professor at Carleton University in the School of Public Policy and Administration.
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