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Symposium in honour of Dr. Peter Victor

To mark the occasion of Dr. Peter Victor’s retirement from York University, and to recognize his many professional and academic contributions, CANSEE and York University organized a one-day symposium in Peter’s honour. You can view all the talks from the panel in the videos here! For an overview […]

Wisdom of the Herd, Straight from the Horse’s Mouth (by Sophie Sanniti)

Read about E4A alum Sophie Sanniti’s experience at the first CANSEE graduate student symposium for emerging and early career Ecological Economics scholars. Please click here for the original post.

Defending degrowth at ecomodernism’s home (by Sam Bliss)

In June, I was invited to speak at the eight annual Breakthrough Dialogue,an annual invite-only conference where accomplished thinkers debate how to achieve prosperity for humans and nature. The Breakthrough Institute, an ecomodernist think-tank, welcomed my presence as a provocateur. I was to participate in a panel called “Decoupling vs. Degrowth”. […]

Re-establishing Justice as a Pillar of Ecological Economics Through Feminist Perspectives

E4A’s Phoebe Spencer recently published a paper titled Re-establishing Justice as a Pillar of Ecological Economics Through Feminist Perspectives, co-authored by Patricia E. Perkins and Jon D. Erickson. The piece argues for a feminist foundation to reclaim and in return rebuild the social justice lens of Ecological Economics. […]