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Jeremy Schmidt recipient of 2015 SSHRC Talent Award

Congratulations to E4A collaborator Jeremy Schmidt, Assistant Professor at Carleton University, Geography & Environmental Studies, who received the 2015 SSHRC Talent Award. The annual Impact Awards recognize the highest achievements in SSHRC-funded research, knowledge mobilization and scholarship. The Talent Award recognizes outstanding research achievement and career potential from […]

Economics for the Anthropocene Students Dive into Lake Champlain

A group of 15 students stood around a deep pile of cow manure and, between the cackles of roaming chickens and grunts of pigs in nearby pens, listened to Guy Choiniere describe the benefits of organic compost in nourishing the fields of his Highgate, Vt. farm. Read complete […]

Networking with researchers

Our partnership of 25 local and international academic institutions, researchers, government agencies and civil society groups forms a regional hub of expertise and excellence in Ecological Economics and related fields working on issues at local and global scales. Each year E4A accepts a new cohort of students that […]

Solving real-world problems

E4A conducts problem-based, participatory research that combines academic and non-academic partner knowledge with student training to create solutions to real-world challenges. The partnership generates theses and dissertations, journal articles, policy papers, editorials and other communications demonstrating the application of an Ecological Economics approach to social and ecological challenges.

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