february, 2019

18feb(feb 18)8:00 am19(feb 19)12:30 pmMasterclass in fisheries economicsMasterclass with Rashid Sumaila


Event Details

A two-day Masterclass with Professor Rashid Sumaila, Director, Fisheries Economics Research Unit, University of British Columbia and UWA Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow.

In this two day masterclass, Professor Sumaila will discuss elements of fisheries economics and introduce bioeconomic theory. He will also present topical issues related to overfishing, overcapacity and the current state of fish stocks from the lens of economics, including, fisheries subsidies; illegal, unreported, unregulated (IUU) fishing; fish stock rebuilding; and climate change. The goal of the course is to help students understand and know how to apply the most common fisheries economics theories and methods to fisheries management and policy. By the end of the course, students should find it easier to follow the fisheries economics literature.

Date(s): Monday 18th February & Tuesday 19th February

Time: 8am-12.30pm

Location: Don Voelte & Nancy Keegan Case Study Room

Cost: Free

Audience: Postgraduate Students, Early Career Researchers, Academics


Full details: http://www.ias.uwa.edu.au/masterclass/sumaila


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