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RSS | Nicolas Treich “Consumption, Risk and Prioritarianism”

Research Seminar Serie 24 Feb 2016

Prof. Nicolas Treich, Director of Research at INRA Toulouse, will be the speaker at this event. Nicolas will be presenting his paper entitled “Consumption, Risk and  Prioritarianism” co-authored with Matthew … read more »


On the relationship between personal experience, affect and risk perception: The case of climate change.

a research article by Sander van der Linden 30 May, 2014

European Journal of Social Psychology, 2014. Online. Abstract Examining the conceptual relationship between personal experience, affect, and risk perception is crucial in improving our understanding of how emotional and cognitive … read more »


Why is Boris Johnson promoting climate change “sceptics”?

Why is Boris Johnson promoting climate change “sceptics”?

a commentary by Bob Ward 1 August, 2012

On Thursday, Boris Johnson will host the second of the Mayor of London 2012 Debates, which he claims are “London’s intellectual contribution to the [Olympic] Games”, and “will help define … read more »


Adaptation in the UK: a decision-making process

Adaptation in the UK: a decision-making process

a policy publication by Nicola Ranger, Antony Millner, Simon Dietz, Sam Fankhauser, Gianni Ruta 1 September, 2010

Climate change is one of the most significant challenges we face. It will impact the UK population, environment and economy in many ways; including health, water supplies, food, … read more »