24 May '11, 12pm

nef enters the world of higher ed with a new MA in "Economics for Transition" with @SchumacherColl and @TransitionTowns

From September 2011, Schumacher College, Dartington will be offer a new MA degree course in "The Economics for Transition: Achieving low carbon, high well-being, resilient economies". This pioneering postgraduate programme has been developed by nef , Schumacher College and the Transition Network, and is offered through the Business School at the University of Plymouth. The programme is designed to support a new generation of leaders and activists to create an economy fit for the challenges of the 21st century. It will be attractive to people at different stages in their life seeking to make a positive contribution to the economics of transition through enhancing their knowledge; acquiring practical skills for sustainable living, working and ecological citizenship; and sharing experiences with people from all over the world. Who is the programme for? The programme is design...

Full article: http://www.neweconomics.org/projects/ma-in-economics-for-...

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