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New videos available: Dr. Elinor Ostrom's intervention at the "Natural resources and migration" forum

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:

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.

Bonnie J. McCay, past IASC President, elected to National Academy of Sciences

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.

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Update - Call for papers (deadline 1st of July) 'Design and Dynamics of Institutions for Collective Action'

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:

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

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