Prof. Carlo Carraro, Strategic Council Member of the CMCC Foundation, is the new President of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE).
His two-year presidential term has begun in January 2018 and will end on December 31, 2019.
He served as President-Elect in 2016 and 2017 and for other two years as Past-President, at the end of the presidential term.
The European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) is an international scientific association which aims are: to contribute to the development and application of environmental and resource economics as a science in Europe; to encourage and improve communication between teachers, researchers and students in environmental and resource economics in different European countries; to develop and encourage the cooperation between university level teaching institutions and research institutions in Europe.
Founded in 1990, EAERE has over 1200 members in 80 countries from Europe and beyond, from academic institutions, the public sector, and the private industry. Interests span from traditional economics, agricultural economics, forestry, and natural resource economics.
Membership is open to individuals who by their profession, training and/or function are involved in environmental and resource economics as a science, and to institutions which operate in fields connected with the aims of the Association.
Through the Association’s Journals, Environmental and Resource Economics (ERE) and Review of Environmental Economics and Policy (REEP), the Annual Conference, the annual Winter and Summer Schools, the biannual Newsletter, and affiliation with its sister association in North America (AERE), EAERE provides many fora for exchanging ideas relevant to the allocation and management of natural and environmental resources.