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The mounting cost of extreme natural disasters

A study carried out by researchers from the EMbeDS Department of Excellence and the Institute of Economics of the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna and published on PNAS, found that damages caused by extreme events have increased sharply over the last 50 years Economic damages caused by extreme natural disasters such as floods, storms, hurricanes, heat waves, […]

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Reforming the Eurozone. A GROWINPRO workshop in Pisa

The event, to be held in Pisa on October 15, discusses new policies and institutional reforms able to foster economic, social and political integration in the EU How can the resiliency of the Euro be improved?  How can one define a coherent agenda able to strengthen the European Union and relaunch the process of EU […]

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Climate change: challenges and opportunities

Experts and policy makers discussed one of the major challenges of the 21st century in a workshop organised within the public engagement activities of the GROWINPRO project The workshop took place on September 9 at 2 pm at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa.  It is organised within the public engagement activities of the EU H2020 project […]

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Governing missions in the European Union

The new report written by GROWINPRO researcher Mariana Mazzucato sets out the approach needed to implement a mission-oriented process in order to stimulate innovation and tackle global challenges such as climate change Governing Missions in the European Union is the new report written by GROWINPRO researcher and UCL Institute of Innovation and Public Purpose’s director […]

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‘Fifteen proposals for social justice’, a GROWINPRO event in Pisa

The Forum on Inequality and Diversity, an Italian coalition which is part of the GROWINPRO civil society organisation network, presents its Report ‘Fifteen proposals for social justice’ on July 23 in Pisa Fabrizio Barca and Patrizia Luongo, respectively coordinator and researcher of the Forum on Inequalities and Diversity, presented the Report ’Fifteen proposals for social […]

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Dynamics and Complexity, a workshop in Pisa

The event, supported by the GROWINPRO project, discussed some of the most critical current researches on complex systems GROWINPRO project promoted a three-day multidisciplinary workshop – Dynamics and complexity (DCP’19) – held in the CNR research campus in Pisa on July 1-3, 2019. DCP19 gathered contributions from academic scholars and researchers to discuss some of […]

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GROWINPRO project presented at the WEHIA workshop in London

The 2019 edition of the workshop, held at the City University on June 24-26, devoted one special session to the EU-funded project The 2019 edition of the Workshop on Economic Science with Heterogeneous Interacting Agents (WEHIA), hosted at the City University in London on June 24-26, devoted one special session to the H2020-funded GROWINPRO project. […]

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How to use public purpose to drive inclusive growth

A public lecture series organised by the IIPP UCL with the British Library discussed how we can rethink healthcare, green growth and new forms of data ownership Innovation and the Welfare State is the title of a public lecture series organised by the Institute for Innovation and Public Purposes (IIPP) of the University College London […]

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