Justin Ritchie

PhD Candidate

Bio

Justin Ritchie is a PhD Candidate at IRES studying the ecological impacts of finance and debt on the macro and micro scale. He works with the BC-Alberta Social Economy Research Alliance on the Scaling Innovation for Sustainability project to apply innovative cooperative economic ideas to issues of climate change and peak oil. Justin is co-host of the weekly syndicated radio show and podcast The Extraenvironmentalist which fosters deep discussions with global thought leaders on ecological, economic and social issues.