Prof Peter Bishop keynote at The Temporary City Workshop The Temporary City Workshop was hosted by Dr Niamh Moore-Cherry on Tuesday 21 October in Nova UCD. The workshop is part of the Greening as Spatial Politics project funded by the IRC New Foundations scheme 2013 and is a collaboration between geographers at University College Dublin and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Congratulations to Prof. Anne Buttimer for receiving the "Nobel" (Vautrin Lud) Prize in Geography on 5th October, 2014.
Dr Julien Mercille has published a new book on The Political Economy and Media Coverage of the European Economic Crisis: The Case of Ireland. The book covers the housing bubble that led to the crash, the rescue of financial institutions by the state, the role of the European institutions and the International Monetary Fund, austerity, and the possibility of leaving the eurozone for Europe’s peripheral countries. It has just been published by Routledge and is available via the following link: http://www.routledge.com/books/details/978041572109