Publications

Research papers

Lowitt, K., Johnston-Weiser, D., Lauzon, R. and Hickey, G.M. (2018). On food security and access to fish in the Saugeen Ojibway Nation, Lake Huron, Canada. Journal of Great Lakes Research 44:1: In Press.

Pigford, A., Hickey, G.M. and Klerkx, L. (2017). Towards innovation (eco)systems: Enhancing the public value of scientific research in the Canadian Arctic. Arctic Yearbook [online].

Rahman, H.M.T., Saint Ville, A., Song, A.M., Po, J.Y.T., Berthet, E., Brammer, J.R., Brunet, N.D., Jayaprakash, L.G., Lowitt, K.N., Rastogi, A., Reed, G. and Hickey, G.M. (2017). A framework for analyzing institutional gaps in natural resource governance. International Journal of the Commons 11(2): 823–853.

Brunet, N.D., Hickey, G.M. and Humphries, M.M. (2017). How can research partnerships better support local development? Stakeholder perceptions on an approach to understanding research partnership outcomes in the Canadian Arctic. Polar Record 53(5): 479-488.

Song, A., Saavedra Cisneros, A., Temby, O.F., Sandall, J., Cooksey, R.W. and Hickey, G.M. (2017). On developing an inter-agency trust scale for assessing governance networks in the public sector. International Public Management Journal: In Press

Saint Ville, A.S., Hickey, G.M. and Phillips, L.E. (2017). Institutional analysis of food and agriculture policy in the Caribbean: The case of Saint Lucia. Journal of Rural Studies 51: 198-210.

Temby, O., Sandall, J., Cooksey, R. and Hickey, G.M. (2017). Examining the role of trust and informal communication on mutual learning in government: The case of climate change adaptation in New York. Organization & Environment 30(1): 71-97.

Saint Ville, A.S., Hickey, G.M. and Phillips, L.E. (2017). How do stakeholder interactions influence national food security policy in the Caribbean? The case of Saint Lucia. Food Policy 68: 53-64.

Reed, G. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). Contrasting innovation networks in smallholder agricultural producer cooperatives: Insights from the Niayes Region of Senegal. Journal of Co-operative Organization and Management 4(2): 97–107.

Hickey, G.M., Pouliot, M., Smith-Hall, C., Wunder, S. and Nielsen, M.R. (2016). Quantifying the economic contribution of wild food harvests to rural livelihoods: A global-comparative analysis.  Food Policy 62: 122–132.

Lowitt, K., Saint Ville, A., Keddy, C., Phillip, L.E. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). Challenges and opportunities for more integrated regional food security policy in the Caribbean Community. Regional Studies, Regional Science 3(1): 706-716.

Saint Ville, A.S., Hickey, G.M., Locher, U. and Phillip, L.E. (2016). Exploring the role of social capital in influencing knowledge flows and innovation in smallholder farming communities in the Caribbean. Food Security 8(3): 535-549.

Pelletier, B., Hickey, G.M., Bothi, K. and Mude, A. (2016). Linking rural livelihood resilience and food security: An international challenge. Food Security 8(3): 469-476.

Berthet. E.T., Segrestin, B. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). Considering agro-ecosystems as ecological funds for collective design: New perspectives for environmental policy. Environmental Science & Policy 61: 108-115.

Brunet, N.D., Hickey, G.M. and Humphries, M.M. (2016). Local participation and partnership development in Canada’s Arctic research: Challenges and opportunities in an age of empowerment and self-determination. Polar Record 52(3): 345-359.

Temby, O., Sandall, J., Cooksey, R. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). How do civil servants view the importance of collaboration and scientific knowledge for climate change adaptation? Australasian Journal of Environmental Management 23(1): 5-20.

Mucioki, M.,  Johns, T., Muriithi, C. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). The influence of gender roles and human migrations on the distribution of crop biodiversity in Tharaka, Kenya. Journal of Ethnobiology 36(1):172-191.

Song, A., Hickey, G.M., Temby, O. and Krantzberg, G. (2016). Assessing transboundary scientific collaboration in the Great Lakes of North America. Journal of Great Lakes Research 42(1): 156–161.

Mucioki, M., Hickey, G.M. Muhammad, L. and Johns, T. (2016). Supporting farmer participation in formal seed systems: Lessons from Tharaka, Kenya. Development in Practice 26(2): 137-148.

Rastogi, A., Hickey, G.M., Anand, A. Badola, R. and Hussain, S.A. (2015). Wildlife-tourism, local communities and tiger conservation: A village-level study in Corbett Tiger Reserve, India. Forest Policy and Economics 61: 11–19.

Lowitt, K., Saint Ville, A., Lewis, P. and Hickey, G.M. (2015). Environmental change and food security: the special case of small island developing states. Regional Environmental Change 15(7): 1293-1298.

Lowitt, K., Hickey, G.M., Saint Ville, A., Raeburn, K., Thompson- Colón, T., Laszlo, S. and Phillip, L. (2015). Factors affecting the innovation potential of smallholder farmers in the Caribbean Community. Regional Environmental Change 15(7): 1367-1377.

Saint Ville, A., Hickey, G.M. and Phillip, L.E. (2015). Addressing food and nutrition insecurity in the Caribbean through domestic smallholder farming system innovation. Regional Environmental Change 15(7): 1325-1339.

Lowitt, K., Hickey, G.M., Ganpat, W. and Phillip, L. (2015). Linking communities of practice with value chain development in smallholder farming systems. World Development 74: 363-373.

Rahman, H.M.T., Hickey, G.M. and Sarker, S.K. (2015). Examining the role of social capital in community collective action for sustainable wetland fisheries in Bangladesh. Wetlands 35(3): 487-499.

Temby, O., Rastogi, A., Sandall, J., Cooksey, R. and Hickey, G.M. (2015). Inter-agency trust and communication in the transboundary governance of Pacific salmon fisheries. Review of Policy Research 32(1): 79-99.

Rastogi, A., Thapliyal, S. and Hickey, G.M. (2014). Community action and tiger conservation: Assessing the role of social capital. Society & Natural Resources 27(12): 1271-1287.

Shumsky, S., Hickey, G.M., Pelletier, B. and Johns, T. (2014). Understanding the contribution of wild edible plants to rural socio-ecological resilience in semi-arid Kenya. Ecology & Society 19(4): 34. [online].

Brunet, N.D., Hickey, G.M. and Humphries, M.M. (2014). Understanding community-researcher partnerships in the natural sciences: A case study from the Arctic. Journal of Rural Studies 36: 247-261.

Rahman, H.M.T, Sarker, S.K., Hickey, G.M., Haque, M.M. and Das, N. (2014). Informal institutional responses to government interventions: Lessons from Madhupur National Park, Bangladesh. Environmental Management 54(5): 1175-1189.

Brunet, N.D., Hickey, G.M. and Humphries, M.M. (2014). The evolution of local participation and the mode of knowledge production in Arctic research. Ecology & Society 19(2): 69. [online]

Lalor, B.M. and Hickey, G.M. (2014). Strengthening the role of science in the environmental decision-making processes of Executive government. Organization & Environment 27(2): 161–180.

Rastogi, A., Hickey, G.M., Badola, R. and Hussain, S.A. (2014). Understanding the local socio-political processes affecting conservation management outcomes in Corbett Tiger Reserve, India. Environmental Management 53(5): 913-929.

Rahman, H.M.T, Deb, J.C., Hickey, G.M. and Kayes, I. (2014). Contrasting the financial efficiencies of agroforestry practices in the buffer zone management of Madhupur National Park, Bangladesh. Journal of Forest Research 19(1): 12-21.

Shumsky, S., Hickey, G.M., Johns, T., Pelletier, B and Galaty, J. (2014). Institutional factors affecting wild edible plant harvest and consumption in semi-arid Kenya. Land Use Policy 38: 48-69.

Lalor, B.M. and Hickey, G.M. (2013). Environmental science and public policy in Executive government: Insights from Australia and Canada. Science and Public Policy 40: 767-778.

Real, A. and Hickey, G.M. (2013). Publicly funded research: A participative experience from the Chilean Native Forest Research Fund. Forest Policy and Economics 37: 37-43.

Rastogi, A., Hickey, G.M., Badola, R. and Hussain, S.A. (2013). Diverging viewpoints on tiger conservation: A Q-Method study and survey of conservation professionals in India. Biological Conservation 161: 182–192.

Hickey, G.M. (2013). International developments in the administration of publicly-funded forest research: A review. Forest Policy and Economics 37: 1-8.

Hickey, G.M., Forest, P., Sandall, J.L., Lalor, B.M. and Keenan, R.J. (2013). Managing the environmental science-policy nexus in government: Perspectives from public servants in Canada and Australia. Science and Public Policy 40(4): 529-543.

Klenk, N.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2013). How can formal research networks produce more socially robust forest science? Forest Policy and Economics 37: 44-56.

Rastogi, A., Hickey, G.M., Badola, R. and Hussain, S.A. (2012). Saving the Superstar: A review of tiger conservation approaches in India. Journal of Environmental Management 113: 328-340.

Rahman, H.M.T., Hickey, G.M. and Sarker, S.K. (2012). A framework for evaluating collective action and informal institutional dynamics under a resource management policy of decentralization. Ecological Economics 83(11): 32-41.

Hickey, G.M., Pelletier, B., Brownhill, L., Kamau, G.M. and Maina, I.N. (2012). Challenges and opportunities for enhancing food security in Kenya. Food Security 4(3): 333-340.

Canova, N. and Hickey, G.M. (2012). Understanding the impacts of the 2007-08 Global Financial Crisis on sustainable forest management in the Brazilian Amazon: A case study. Ecological Economics 83(11): 19-31.

Eidt, C.M., Hickey, G.M. and Curtis, M.A. (2012). Knowledge integration and the adoption of new agricultural technologies: Kenyan perspectives. Food Security 4(3): 355-367.

Brownhill, L. and Hickey, G.M. (2012). Using interview triads to uderstand the barriers to effective food security policy in Kenya: A case study application. Food Security 4(3): 369-380.

Klenk, N.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2012). Improving the social robustness of research networks for sustainable natural resource management: Results of a Delphi study in Canada. Science and Public Policy 39(3): 357-372.

Durigon, D., Hickey, G.M. and Kosoy, N. (2012). Assessing national wetland policies' portrayal of wetlands: Public resources or private goods? Ocean & Coastal Management 58: 36-46.

Kis Madrid, C. Hickey, G.M. and Bouchard, M.A. (2011). Strategic Environmental Assessment effectiveness and the Initiative for the Integration of Regional Infrastructure in South America (IIRSA): A multiple case review. Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management 3(4): 515-540.

Klenk, N.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2011). A virtual and anonymous, deliberative and analytic participation process for public policy planning and decision-making: The Concept Mapping Policy Delphi. International Journal of Forecasting 27(1): 152-165.

Klenk, N.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2011). Government science in forestry: Characteristics and policy utilization. Forest Policy and Economics 13(1): 37-45.

Rastogi, A., Badola, R., Hussain, S.A. and Hickey, G.M. (2010). Assessing the utility of Stakeholder Analysis to Protected Areas management: The case of Corbett National Park, India. Biological Conservation 143(12): 2956-2964.

Klenk, N.L., Hickey, G.M. and MacLellan, J.I. (2010). Evaluating the social capital accrued in large research networks: The case of the Sustainable Forest Management Network (1995-2009). Social Studies of Science 40 (6): 931-960.

Klenk, N.L., Dabros, A. and Hickey, G.M. (2010). Quantifying the research impact of the Sustainable Forest Management Network in the social sciences: A bibliometric study. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 40(11): 2248–2255.

Hickey, G.M., Brunet, N. and Allan, N. (2010). A constant comparison of the Environmental Assessment legislation in Canada. Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning 12(3): 315-329

Klenk, N.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2010). Communication and management challenges in large, cross-sector research networks: A Canadian case study. Canadian Journal of Communication 35(2): 239-263.

Faubert, K., Bouchard, M.A., Curtis, M.A. and Hickey, G.M. (2010). Environmental Assessment in multilateral development bank intermediary lending. Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management 12(2): 131-153.

Aftab, E. and Hickey, G.M. (2010). Forest administration challenges in Pakistan: The Case of the Patriata Reserved Forest and the ‘New Murree’ Development. International Forestry Review 12(1): 97-105.

Klenk, N.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2009). The Sustainable Forest Management Network (1995-2009): An overview of its organizational history and perceived legacies. Forestry Chronicle 85 (4): 521-527.

Strimbu, B., Hickey, G.M., Strimbu, V.G. and Innes, J.L. (2009). On the use of statistical tests with non-normally distributed data in landscape change detection. Forest Science 55(1): 72-83.

Hickey, G.M. (2009). Polarized democratic debate surrounding Tasmania’s old growth forests. Forestry Chronicle 85(5): 762-771.

Klenk, N.L., Hickey, G.M., MacLellan, J.I., Gonzales, R. and Cardille, J. (2009). Social network analysis: A useful tool for visualizing and evaluating forestry research. International Forestry Review 11(1): 131-137.

Hickey, G.M. (2008). Evaluating sustainable forest management. Ecological Indicators 8(2): 109-114.

Hickey, G.M. (2008). The changing role of the private sector and the community in developing environmental policy in Australia. The Art and Science of Impact Assessment, International Association of Impact Assessment.

Hickey, G.M. and Innes, J.L. (2008). Indicators for demonstrating sustainable forest management in British Columbia, Canada: An international review. Ecological Indicators 8(2): 131-140.

Hickey, G.M. and Citroen, S. (2007). A review of the Sustainable Forest Management framework in Victoria, Australia: An innovative example of sub-national forest policy. International Forestry Review 9(4): 901-911.

Niskanen, A., Lunnan, A., Ota, I., Blatner, K., Herbohn, J., Bull, L., Ferguson, I. and Hickey, G.M. (2007). Policies Affecting Forestry Entrepreneurship. Small-scale Forestry 6(3): 233–255.

Hickey, G.M. and Nitschke, C.R. (2007). Monitoring sustainable forest management in the Pacific Rim region. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 24(2/3): 245-278.

Innes, J.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2006). The importance of climate change when considering the role of forests in the alleviation of poverty. International Forestry Review 8(4): 406-416.

Hickey, G.M., Innes, J.L. and Kozak R.A. (2006). Monitoring and information reporting for sustainable forest management: A regional comparison of forestry stakeholder perceptions. Journal of Environmental Management 84(4): 572-585.

Hickey, G.M., Innes, J.L., Kozak, R.A., Bull, G.Q. and Vertinsky, I. (2006). Monitoring and information reporting for sustainable forest management: An inter-jurisdictional comparison of soft law standards. Forest Policy and Economics 9(4): 297-315.

Hickey, G.M. and Innes, J.L. (2006). Monitoring and information reporting through regulation: An inter-jurisdictional comparison of forestry-related hard laws. Silva Fennica 40(2): 365-387.

Hickey, G.M. and Nitschke, C.R. (2005). Crossing disciplinary boundaries in forest research: An international challenge. Forestry Chronicle 81(3): 321-323.

Hickey, G.M. and Innes, J.L. (2005). Monitoring sustainable forest management in different jurisdictions. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 108(1-3): 241-260.

Nitschke, C.R., Hickey, G,M., Mathey, A.H. and Allen, S.D. (2005). Editorial. Forestry Chronicle 81 (3): 295-295.

Hickey, G.M., Innes, J.L., Kozak R.A., Bull, G.Q. and Vertinsky, I. (2005). Monitoring and information reporting for sustainable forest management: An international multiple case study analysis. Forest Ecology and Management 209(3): 237-259.

Strimbu, B.M., Hickey, G.M. and Strimbu, V.G. (2005). Forest conditions and management under rapid legislation change in Romania. Forestry Chronicle 31(3): 350-358.

Hickey, G.M. (2004). Regulatory approaches to monitoring sustainable forest management. International Forestry Review 6(2): 89-98.

Book chapters

Song, A., Temby, O. Krantzberg, G. and Hickey, G.M. (2017). Institutional features of Canada-United States transboundary fisheries governance: Organizations and networks, formal and informal. IN: O. Temby and P. Stoett (Eds.), Towards Continental Environmental Policy? North American Transnational Networks and Governance. New York: SUNY Press. pp. 156-179.

Njuguna, E., Brownhill, L., Kihoro, E., Muhammad, L.W. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). Gendered technology adoption and household food security in semi-arid Eastern Kenya. IN: J. Parkins, J. Njuki and A. Kaler (Eds.), Transforming Gender and Food Security in the Global South. London, UK: Earthscan.

Brownhill, L., Moturi, T. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). Accountability and citizen participation in devolved agricultural policy-making: Insights from Makueni County, Kenya. IN: L. Brownhill*, E. Njuguna, K. Bothi, B. Pelletier, L.W. Muhammad and G.M. Hickey (Eds.), Food Security, Gender and Resilience: Improving Smallholder and Subsistence Farming. London, UK: Earthscan.

Muhammad, L.W., Maina, I.N., Pelletier, B. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). A participatory and integrated agricultural extension approach to enhancing farm resilience through innovation and gender equity. IN: L. Brownhill, et al. (Eds.), Food Security, Gender and Resilience: Improving Smallholder and Subsistence Farming. London, UK: Earthscan.

Eidt, C.M., Pelletier, B. and Hickey, G.M. (2016). Exploring the relationships between gender, social networks and agricultural innovation in two smallholder farming communities in Machakos County, Kenya. IN: L. Brownhill, et al. (Eds.), Food Security, Gender and Resilience: Improving Smallholder and Subsistence Farming. London, UK: Earthscan.

Kleinschmit, D., Basnett, B.S., Martin, A., Rai, N.D., Smith-Hall, C., Dawson, N.M., Hickey, G.M., Nuefeldt, H., Ojha, H.R., Walelign, S.Z. (2015). Drivers of forests and tree-based systems for food security and nutrition. IN: B. Vira, C. Wildburger and S. Mansourian (Eds.), Forests, Trees and Landscapes for Food Security and Nutrition: A Global Assessment Report. IUFRO World Series Volume 33. International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO). pp. 87-110.

Hickey, G.M. (2009). A comparison of forest resources in selected jurisdictions of North America and Europe: Some implications for macro-sustainability assessment. IN: S.P. Grossberg (Ed). Forest Management. Nova Science Publishers, New York.

Nitschke, C.R., Hickey, G.M. and Innes, J.L. (2007). Effectiveness monitoring of biodiversity in dynamic environments: Is it possible? IN: J.L. Innes and J.A. Timko (eds). Monitoring the effectiveness of biological conservation. University of British Columbia, Canada. pp. 33-45.

Hickey, G.M. and Nitschke, C.R. (2007). Monitoring sustainable forest management in the Pacific Rim region. IN: R.L. Deal, R. White and G.L. Benson (eds). Sustainable Forestry Management and Wood Production in a Global Economy. The Hawthorn Press, USA. 340 p. (Published simultaneously as the Journal of Sustainable Forestry, Vol. 24, No. 1, and Nos. 2/3.)

Innes, J.L. and Hickey, G.M. (2005). Certification of forest management and wood products. IN Innes, J.L., Hickey, G.M. and Hoen, H.F. (eds). Forestry and Environmental Change: Socioeconomic and Political Dimensions. IUFRO Research Series 11, CAB International Publishing, Oxford.

Innes, J.L., Wilson, B. and Hickey, G.M. (2004). Streamlining planning and reporting for sustainable forest management. IN Innes, J.L., Hickey, G.M. and Wilson, B. (eds). International perspectives on streamlining local-level information for sustainable forest management. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre, Victoria, B.C. Information Report BC-X-400. pp. 105-109.

Journals (as Editor)

Society & Natural Resources (Taylor & Francis): Associate Editor (2017 - present)

Food Security (Springer): Associate Editor (2012 - present).

Bothi, K., Pelletier, B., Mude, A. and Hickey, G.M. (Guest Editors). Food Security 8(3). Springer.

Lowitt, K., Hickey, G.M., Saint Ville, A. and Lewis, P. (Guest Editors). Regional Environmental Change 15(7). Springer.

Hickey, G.M. (Guest Editor). (2013). Forest Policy and Economics 37. Elsevier.

Hickey, G.M., Pelletier, B., Brownhill, L., Kamau, G.M. and Maina, I.N. (Guest Editors). (2012). Food Security 4(3). Springer.

Hickey, G.M. (Guest Editor). Ecological Indicators 8(2). Elsevier.

Nitschke, C.R., Hickey, G.M., Mathey, A.H. and Allen, S.D. (Guest Editors). Forestry Chronicle 81(3). Canadian Institute of Foresters.

Books and technical series

Brownhill, L., Njuguna, E., Bothi, K., Pelletier, B., Muhammad, L.W. and Hickey G.M. (Eds). (2016). Food Security, Gender and Resilience: Improving Smallholder and Subsistence Farming. London, UK: Earthscan.

Nitschke, C.R. and Hickey, G.M. (2007). Assessing the vulnerability of Victoria’s Central Highland forests to climate change. Technical Report. Unpublished. 180 p.

Innes, J.L., Hickey, G.M. and Hoen, H.F. (eds) (2005). Forestry and Environmental Change: Socioeconomic and Political Dimensions. IUFRO Research Series 11, CAB International Publishing, Oxford University Press. 256 p.

Hickey, G.M. and Innes, J.L. (2005). Scientific Review and Gap Analysis of Sustainable Forest Management Criteria and Indicator Initiatives. FORREX Series 17. 55 p.

Innes, J.L., Hickey, G.M. and Wilson, B. (eds) (2004). International perspectives on streamlining local-level information for sustainable forest management. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre, Victoria, B.C. Information Report BC-X-400. 128 p.

Contribution to government publications

Australia’s State of the Forests Report 2008. National Forest Inventory. Australia. 250 p.

Australia’s Sustainable Forest Management Framework of Criteria and Indicators 2008: Policy Guidelines. Montreal Implementation Group, Australia. 15 p.

Criteria and Indicators for Sustainable Forest Management in Victoria (2007). Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria, Australia. 83 p.

Sustainability Charter for Victoria’s State forests (2006). Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria, Australia. 8 p.

Victoria’s State of the Forests Report (2005). Department of Sustainability and Environment, Victoria, Australia. 230 p.

Outreach and popular media

Examining the role of trust and informal communication on mutual learning in government. International Innovation, March 30, 2016.