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2013 Post-Doc Alert #3

The University of Michigan is offering a two year Post-doc as part of the Dow Sustainability Fellowship Program. The primary goals are to: Foster cross-campus, cross-disciplinary collaborations on sustainability challenges Integrate new approaches and research in interdisciplinary sustainability research Enhance social sciences applied to sustainability issues at U-M More details are available here.   The …

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Summer School in Florence – last days for applying

Dear all, just to let you know of a great summer school organized by HEC Paris, NYU – Stern, Alma GS – Bologna. The deadline for the “The 2012 Medici Summer School in Management Studies” is approaching fast so you just have few more days to make the application. This will be a great educational …

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4th Annual Conference on Hedge Funds

Hedge Funds, Market Liquidity and Systemic Risk Jan 26-27, 2012 This academic meeting will take place in Paris in January, 2012. Academic sessions and a panel of practitioners will cover recent research, and will debate the future of the hedge fund industry. We welcome submissions on hedge funds, but also, more broadly, we welcome papers …

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Conference: Longevity Modeling: an inter-Disciplinary Approach

Special SEMESTER OF THE INSTITUT LOUIS BACHELIER Longevity Modeling: an inter-Disciplinary Approach ENSAE-ParisTech May 30, 2011- May 31, 2011 This conference aims at confronting different viewpoints on stochastic models of future human longevity: demographers, geneticians, epidemiologists of ageing, actuaries, statisticians… This 2-day event is part of the special research semester on longevity organized by the …

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PhD symposium on Responsible Investment – St. Andrews University

The Scottish Doctoral Management Conference will be held on 26 and 27 May at the University of St Andrews. In addition to conventional research tracks, the conference will also include sessions on Responsible Investment. Early career researchers are particularly encouraged to take part. If you would like to get involved, please send a note to: …

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Principles for Responsible Investments: Academic webinar and the Australian research community

On Monday 18 April 2011 at 8:30 UK time and 17:30 AEST/Sydney PRI Academic Network will be holding our third academic webinar. The theme this month is on social risk. While there are clear historical examples that illustrate the materiality of social risks, a challenging issue for both analysts and researchers is defining, measuring and …

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