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sustainabilityOur Common Future Under Climate Change

Members of SPRU present research on energy and sustainability at an important scientific conference on climate change

planetary boundariesDeveloping Nexus Capabilities

The Nexus Network holds a workshop on Transdisciplinary Methods For Developing Nexus Capabilities

impact award sqSuccess at Sussex Impact and Research Awards

SPRU receives four awards at the inaugural Sussex Impact and Research Awards

Prof criticises budget surplus plansMazzucato sq

Mariana Mazzucato criticises Chancellor’s budget surplus plans and urges Labour party to develop new wealth creating agenda

cogsDiagnosis of inclusive innovation

SPRU researchers commissioned to diagnose “inclusive innovation” in technological intervention programmes in Chile.

Austrian academy of sciencesProf addresses Austrian policy makers

Mariana Mazzucato addresses President Fischer and government ministers on the role of the state in driving innovation.

NYT logoSocialising risks & rewards of innovation

Professor Mariana Mazzucato on government R&D, private profis and the American Taxpayer in NY Times.

josh siepel sqSPRU academic awarded for teaching excellence

Dr Josh Siepel awarded for Outstanding or Innovative Postgraduate Teaching. 

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