The Thomas F. Divine Award is presented annually by the Association for Social Economics to a member who over a lifetime has made important contributions to social economics and the social economy. Professor Dimand was nominated and selected for his important and prodigious contributions to the history of economic thought and marcoeconomic theory. These contributions emphasize the embeddedness of economic ideas in an evolving social context. Prof. Dimand also uncovered hidden contributions of female economists to the development of economic thought.
Prof. Robert Dimand receives the 2016 Thomas F. Divine Award