Bram Büscher

Bram Büscher is Associate Professor of Environment and Sustainable Development at the Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University, the Netherlands, and visiting Associate Professor at the Department of Geography, Environmental Management and Energy Studies of the University of Johannesburg, South Africa. His research interests revolve around transfrontier conservation and conservation / development interventions, green neoliberalism / capitalism, (eco)tourism, social media and the political economy of energy. In 2011, he received a prestigious NWO (Dutch Scientific Research Organization) Veni grant for a research project entitled ‘Nature 2.0: The Political Economy of Conservation in Online and Southern African Environments’. Since 2012, Bram is one of the editors of the open-access journal Conservation & Society and a forthcoming book series with the University of Arizona Press on Vital Alternatives Critical Engagements with the New Green Economy and its Alternatives.


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