MacDonald, B. H., Wells, P. G., Cordes, R. E., & Hutton. G. (2008). Environmental Information: Impact on Decision Making [Poster]. 4th Annual Sustainability and Environmental Research Symposium, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, March 14, 2008.
This study examines diffusion, use and impact of information produced by three organizations responsible for strategic environmental issues. The research uses citation analysis, content analysis, surveys, and interviews of key informants, and will develop new methodologies to measure impact, i.e., influence on decision making.