New videos available: Dr. Elinor Ostrom's intervention at the "Natural resources and migration" forum
Posted May 25, 2012
Professor Elinor Ostrom, 2009 Nobel laureate in economic sciences, talks about natural resources and migration during the forum organized by Ford Foundation Latin America for its 50th anniversary.
Thanks to the Comisión de Derechos Humanos of Mexico Federal District for providing the recording: http://www.cdhdf.org.mx
La Dra. Elinor Ostrom, premio Nobel por la económia 2009, habla de recursos naturales y migración en el forum organizado por la Fundación Ford en América Latina, con motivo de los festejos por su 50 aniversario.
Posted May 24, 2012
Professor Bonnie J. McCay, past IASC President for the years 1998-2000 and a Rutgers University human ecology professor, has been elected to membership in the National Academy of Sciences. She was among 83 new members elected this year in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.
More info here.
Indiana University has renamed the Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis to honor Elinor Ostrom and Vincent Ostrom
Posted May 9, 2012
The name change was approved last week by the Indiana University Board of Trustees.
More info here: http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/22257.html
Update - Call for papers (deadline 1st of July) 'Design and Dynamics of Institutions for Collective Action'
Posted May 4, 2012
Conference 'Design and Dynamics of Institutions for Collective Action'
in honour of Prof. Dr. Elinor Ostrom
November 29 - December 1, 2012, Utrecht University
Opening key-note lecturer: Prof. Elinor Ostrom (2009 Nobel Prize Winner in Economics)
Conference website: www.collective-action.info/conference-design-dynamics-icas
From the 29th of November until the 1st of December 2012 a three-day conference will be held at Utrecht University on the theme of the Design and Dynamics of Institutions for