Call for Applications: oikos Young Scholars Finance Academy 2017

16 February 2017 | Featured

oikos and the Department of Banking and Finance at the University of Zurich will convene the 7th oikos Young Scholars Finance Academy from September 4-6, 2017, in Zurich, Switzerland.  The deadline for applications is May 1, 2017. You find further information here.... »

Can the World Run on Renewables?

06 February 2017 | Featured

Technological advancements have made renewable energy sources, especially wind and solar, cheaper and more versatile to use. Will these developments lead to a global energy revolution? Or this is a faint hope? To discuss this, three experts and oikos alumni will sit down on February 23rd with Benedikt Lemke, wind engineer and active oikos alumnus, in an online debate: Renewing Global Energy Revolution or Evolution? February 22nd 2017 at 6pm CET Learn more about the panelists and how to register by following this link: https://oikos-international.org/programmes/alumni/alumni-debates/?tab=Alumni (c) Solar panel picture: Aslan Development Bank (Flickr)... »

The oikos-PRME Research Hub continues to grow!

06 September 2016 | Featured

The Hub is a unique platform to publish and share research on sustainability in economics and management among bachelor, master and PhD students. The goal is simple: to encourage more and more students to undertake sustainability-related research! Share your thesis or an abstract of your ongoing project. Access the Research Hub here.... »