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Federico Demaria

Federico Demaria is an ecological economist in the Environmental Science and Technology Institute of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (ICTA-UAB). He is the co-editor of ‘Degrowth: A Vocabulary for a New Era’ (Routledge, 2015), a book translated into ten languages. He is a founding member of Research & Degrowth. His research interests include the relations among capital accumulation by dispossession and contamination, environmental justice and degrowth. He is also an organic olive farmer.


Advisory Board

  • Ashish Kothari, Kalpavriksh, India
  • Ivonne Yanez, Acción Ecológica, Ecuador
  • Tatiana Roa, CENSAT, Colombia
  • Godwin Ojo, ERA, Nigeria
  • Henk Hobbelink, GRAIN, Barcelona
  • Patrick Bond, UKZN-CCS, South Africa
  • Arturo Escobar, University of North Carolina, USA
  • Anna Lora-Wainright, University of Oxford, UK
  • Leah Temper, ICTA-UAB, Spain
  • Paul Mohai, University of Michigan, USA
  • Rutgerd Boelens, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
  • Begum Özkaynak, Bogaziçi University, Turkey

Ethics Advisor

  • Prof. Catherine Larrère, Université de Paris I-Panthéon-Sorbonne, France