Alward Institute for Collaborative Science

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Your donations are essential so that we can continue research and education projects aligned with these themes. We appreciate gifts of any amount. Your gift to the Alward Institute for Collaborative Science helps us develop applied solutions in the regional sciences.

  • Theme 1: Enhancing Methods to Construct Social Accounting Matrices (SAMs)
  • Theme 2: Understanding the Structures and Functions of Regional Economies
  • Theme 3: Building Best Available Science and Data Protocols for Regional Science
  • Theme 4: Integrating Bio-Physical and Socio-Economic Systems
  • Theme 5: Providing an Open Analytics Laboratory for Collaborative Regional Science



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