• Assembling biological economies: Region-shaping initiatives in making and retaining value 

    Lewis, Nick; Le Heron, Richard; Campbell, Hugh; Henry, Matthew; Le Heron, Erena; Pawson, Eric; Perkins, Harvey; Roche, Michael; Rosin, Chris
    The Biological Economies research project has involved a five-year exploration of new rural value relations in two New Zealand regions. In this paper, we explore what the project has taught us about the need to deploy new ...
  • From Agricultural Science to "Biological Economies"? 

    Campbell, Hugh; Burton, Rob; Cooper, Mark; Henry, Matthew; Le Heron, Erena; Le Heron, Richard; Lewis, Nick; Pawson, Eric; Perkins, Harvey; Roche, Michael; Rosin, Chris; White, Toni
    The development of New Zealand as a people, a blend of cultures, a nation and an economy owes much to the unique constellation of land- and waterbased resources, social values and ecological change within production ...
  • Valuation as destruction? The social effects of valuation processes in contested marine spaces 

    Sunde, Charlotte; Sinner, Jim; Tadaki, Marc; Stephenson, Janet; Glavovic, Bruce; Awatere, Shaun; Giorgetti, Annabelle; Lewis, Nick; Young, Aneika; Chan, Kai
    Valuation encompasses far more than the practice of estimating the financial value of environmental services and changes. It extends to almost any socio-political process in which local actors seek to shape the development ...