The Erik Kempe Award in Environmental and Resource Economics

 

Thanks to the generous support of The Kempe Foundation, the Erik Kempe Award in Environmental and Resource Economics was introduced at the 1995 EAERE Annual Conference held at the University of Umeå. The prize is awarded every other year to the best paper in the field of environmental and resource economics, published in the previous two years in a refereed journal by an author affiliated to a European research institution.

The prize is conveyed to the winner biannually at the yearly EAERE Annual Congress by the President of EAERE. In the fall (October-November) of the same year the prize-winner(s) is (are) invited to Umeå University, where a second ceremony of prize conveyance takes place and the prize-winner(s) delivers (deliver) the Eric Kempe lecture(s) and heads seminars. The latter ceremony takes place during the annual celebration at Umeå University when new professors are appointed and honorary doctors installed.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS – 2021 EDITION

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Kempe FoundationUmeå University, and EAERE, we have the honour of inviting you to nominate candidates for The Erik Kempe Award in Environmental and Resource Economics, year 2021.

The prize will be awarded for the best paper in the field of environmental and resource economics published in a refereed journal in years 2019 or 2020. One of the paper’s authors must be affiliated with a European research institution.

The Award amount is 100,000 SEK.

Nominations can be submitted by filling in the nomination form or by simply sending an email to eaere@eaere.org with the paper’s complete reference by January 31st, 2021. We encourage you to justify your choice. The quality and success of the process very much depend on your active participation. Please take the time required to make your nomination. Self-nominations will not be accepted.

The EAERE President will convey the Erik Kempe Award year 2020 during the 26th EAERE Annual Conference – 23-26 June 2021. In the fall (October-November) of the same year the prize-winner(s) is (are) invited to Umeå University, where the formal prize ceremony takes place, and the prize-winner(s) delivers (deliver) the Erik Kempe Lecture.

We look forward to receiving your nominations for the Erik Kempe Award.

Best regards,

The Erik Kempe 2021 Nominating Committee
Thomas Aronsson (Chair), Simon Dietz, Katrin Millock

SEND YOUR NOMINATION

Self-nominations are accepted

Incomplete proposals will not be examined