Conferences organised by EAERE cover ideas relevant to the allocation and management of natural and environmental resources, especially: ‐ environmental issues, ‐ climate energy, ‐ many issues due to the increase of human activity from a local and global point of view, ‐ the threats to biodiversity, ‐ chemicals and pesticide diffusion and their consequences on the ecosystem ‐ overexploitation of fishing resources, soils, forests and other natural resources. The purpose of EAERE is to develop good and relevant economical theories.
Founded in 1991, the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) is composed by over 600 members and aims at:
- Contributing to the development and application of environmental and resource economics as a science in Europe
- Encouraging and improving communication between teachers, researchers and students in environmental and resource economics in different European countries,
- Developing and encouraging the cooperation between university level teaching institutions and research institutions in Europe.