Runner-up , Donner Prize 2018 (Best public policy book
published by a Canadian author).
2017 Julian L. Simon Memorial Award
2014 Coolidge Prize for Journalism (Coolidge Foundation).
January 2010 - May 2010:
Senior Research Fellow, Center for for the History of
Political Economy, Duke University, Durham, NC.
July 2009 - December 2009:
Julian Simon Fellow, Property and Environment Research
Center (PERC), Bozeman, MT.
UTM Dean's Special Merit for Excellence, 2008, 2007.
2006 Smith-FEE Prize for best article
recently published in Austrian economics,
Society for the Development
of Austrian Economics.
University of Toronto at Mississauga Faculty
Excellence Award, 2005.
Emerald Management Reviews' Independent Review Board -
Author of top environmental management paper and top fifty
management article of 2002 (for "Industrial Ecology and the
Rediscovery of Inter-Firm Recycling Linkages," Industrial and
Corporate Change, Vol. 11, no. 5, 2002).
Winner of the
2003 Young Scholar Award from the Fund for the Study of
Spontaneous Orders, Atlas Foundation.
1999 William S. Broadbent Fellow, Political Economy Research
Centre (Awarded to the author of the best essay written by a
PERC fellow in 1999).
Winner in the
1997 Mitchell Prize Young Scholars Competition, "Policy
Instruments for the Transition to Sustainable Development,"
Houston Advanced Research Centre.
Winner in the 1997 Annual Essay Competition
for Graduate Students of the Society for the Development of
Sigma Xi, Member 1997 - 2002.