Environmental Economics Seminar

Venue: Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland

Date: 30 May 2011


14:00 Introduction

Richard Tol

14:15 Environmental pressure by household type

Sean Lyons and Richard Tol

14:45 Vegetarians in the UK and Ireland

Eimear Leahy, Sean Lyons and Richard Tol

15:15 Spatial pressures on the environment

Edgar Morgenroth

15:45 Break

16:15 Energy use in industry

Liam Murphy and Stefanie Haller

16:45 The impact of smart meters

Conor Devitt, Sean Lyons and Anne Nolan

17:15 General discussion

Entrance is free. All are welcome. For planning purposes, please register if you intend to attend this seminar.

Higher Education Policy Conference

There are a few place open still at tomorrow’s event which focuses on higher education (rather than at university-based research).

Policy seminar on property taxes

Topic: Property taxes: Why, how, who pays?

When: 4 pm, 11/11/2010

Where: ESRI

Presenters: Tim Callan on this paper, Richard Tol on this paper