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Centre announcements and news

Celebrating staff achievements and news of research work at the Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy (CCCEP).

Below are announcements from 2014.

We also archive announcements from previous years:



27 April

Nicholas Stern elected a Member of the American Philosophical Society

Nicholas Stern has been elected a Member of the American Philosophical Society (APS). The APS promotes useful knowledge in the sciences and humanities through excellence in scholarly research, professional meetings, support of young scholars, publications, library resources, a museum and community outreach.

Nicholas Stern was elected to the APS in the Social Sciences - International class.

16 March
Lord Stern given Schumpeter Society Award
Nicholas Stern has won the Schumpeter Society Award 2015. He was presented with the Award at a ceremony in Vienna on 13 March. For more details read the official press release (PDF).  

11 March
CCCEP member Professor Lindsay Stringer has been named a 2015 Woman of Achievement at the University of Leeds in recognition of her outstanding contribution in the field of environmental change and sustainable development in drylands.

She was nominated after winning the  Philip Leverhulme Prize for Geography in 2013. The sought-after Philip Leverhulme awards honour outstanding young researchers whose work has attracted international recognition  and whose future career is exceptionally promising.