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The Costs of Economic Growth
Edited by

Peter A. Victor

Publication date: 06/01/2013
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
Indigenous Peoples and Autonomy: Insights for a Global Age
Edited by

Mario Blaser, Ravi de CostaDeborah McGregor, and William D. Coleman

Publication date: 06/01/2013
Publisher: UBC Press
The Oak Ridges Moraine Battles: Development, Sprawl, and Nature Conservation in the Toronto Region
Written by

L. Anders SandbergGerda R. Wekerleand LietteGilbert

Publication date: 04/01/2013
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Gramsci: Space, Nature, Politics
Edited by

Michael Ekers, Gillian Hart , Stefan Kipfer, Alex Loftus

Publication date: 12/01/2012
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Celebrity Humanitarianism: The Ideology of Global Charity
Written by

Ilan Kapoor

Publication date: 10/25/2012
Publisher: Routledge
Haiti's New Dictatorship: The Coup, the Earthquake and the UN Occupation
Written by

Justin Podur

Publication date: 10/05/2012
Publisher: Pluto Press
The Biopolitics of Mixing: Thai Multiracialities and Haunted Ascendancies
Written by

Jinthana Haritaworn

Publication date: 10/01/2012
Publisher: Ashgate
Health and Sustainability in the Canadian Food System: Advocacy and Opportunity for Civil Society
Edited by

Rod MacRae and Elisabeth Abergel

Publication date: 07/18/2012
Publisher: UBC Press
Blue-Green Province: The Environment and the Political Economy of Ontario
Written by

Mark Winfield

Publication date: 01/25/2012
Publisher: UBC Press
VIVA! Community Arts and Popular Education in the Americas
Edited by

Deborah Barndt

Publication date: 10/15/2011
Publisher: SUNY Press
Reshaping Toronto's Waterfront
Edited by:

Gene Desfor and Jennefer Laidley

Publication date: 05/07/2011
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
3 Jamaican Plays: A Post-Colonial Anthology (1977-1987)
Edited and introduced by:

Honor Ford-Smith

Publication date: 05/01/2011
Publisher: Paul Issa Publications
In-Between Infrastructure: Urban Connectivity in an Age of Vulnerability
Written by

Douglas Young, Patricia Burke Wood and Roger Keil

Publication date: 03/05/2011
Publisher: Praxis (e) Press
Displacement by Development: Ethics, Rights, and Responsibilities
Written by

Peter Penz, Jan Drydyk and Pablo Bose

Publication date: 01/20/2011
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Climate, Culture, Change: Inuit and Western Dialogues with a Warming North
Written by

Timothy B. Leduc

Publication date: 01/08/2011
Publisher: University of Ottawa Press
Transforming Urban Waterfronts
Edited by:


Publication date: 09/09/2010
Publisher: Routledge
Climate Change - Who's Carrying the Burden?
Written by

L. Anders Sandberg and Tor Sandberg

Publication date: 08/01/2010
Publisher: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Queer Ecologies: Sex, Nature, Politics, Desire
Edited by:

Catriona Sandilands and Bruce Erickson

Publication date: 07/01/2010
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-253-22203-9
Leviathan Undone? Towards a Political Economy of Scale
Written by:

Roger Keil and Rianne Mahon

Publication date: 05/21/2009
Publisher: UBC Press
Changing Toronto: Exploring Urban Neoliberalism
Written by:

Julie-Anne Boudreau, Roger Keil, and Douglas Young

Publication date: 05/15/2009
Publisher: UTP Higher Education
9781442600935 / 1442600934
Managing without Growth: Slower by Design, Not Disaster
Written by

Peter Victor

Publication date: 11/30/2008
Publisher: Edward Elgar
ISBN: 978 1 84844 205 4
Networked Disease: Emerging Infections in the Global City
Edited by:

S. Harris Ali and Roger Keil

Publication date: 10/14/2008
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
The Postcolonial Politics of Development
Written by

Ilan Kapoor

Publication date: 02/07/2008
Publisher: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group
Tangled Routes: Women, Work, and the Globalization on the Tomato Trail
Written by

Deborah Barndt

Publication date: 12/07/2007
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield, 2nd edition

Policy papers and research reports

In addition to books, refereed journals, and conference papers, FES faculty members publish their works in other venues, seeking to connect scholarly research with other communities. Further, policy and research reports were co-published with FES students:

Applying the Total Resource Cost Test to Conservation and Demand Management Initiatives of Local Electricity Distribution Companies in Ontario: Assessment and Recommendations for Reform
Applying the Total Resource Cost Test to Conservation and Demand Management Initiatives of Local Electricity Distribution Companies in Ontario: Assessment and Recommendations for Reform
by Mark Winfield and Tatiana Koveshnikova

This report focuses on the Ontario Power Authority’s (OPA) consideration of environmental sustainability in the development of the proposed Integrated Power System Plan (IPSP). The research assessed the adequacy of the OPA’s consideration of environmental sustainability in the development of the IPSP.
An Analysis of the Ontario Power Authority’s Consideration of Environmental Sustainability in Electricity System Planning
Studies in Ontario Electricity Policy Series Paper No. 2
by Robert B. Gibson, Mark Winfield, Tanya Markvart, Kyrke Gaudreau, and Jennifer Taylor

The study examines the existing institutional, policy and regulatory framework for Conservation and Demand Management (CDM) activities in Ontario, the current role of the Total Resource Cost (TRC) test in CDM decision making, the structure of Ontario’s approach to the regulation and funding of utility CDM activities, and the impact of the TRC test as currently applied in Ontario by the Ontario Energy Board and Ontario Power Authority on Local Electricity Distribution Companies (LDC)-led CDM initiatives.
Ontario's Road Map to Prosperity: Developing Renewable Energy to its Full Potential
Final report submitted to TRCA by Jose Etcheverry, Linda O’Malley, and Jennifer Taylor

The report summarizes a viable strategy, a roadmap, to achieve prosperity, energy security and ecological protection in Ontario. It highlights specific collaborative areas in which agencies such as the Toronto Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) can lead the province’s adoption of renewable energy.