The Balsillie School community extends warmest congratulations to Justine Salam who successfully defended her dissertation, “Analyzing Major Royalty Debates in Alberta’s Oil Sands: Corporate Power at Play in a Subnational Resource-Cursed Petrostate” on May 3, 2021.

Special thanks to her supervisor, Angela Carter (UW), and committee members, Eric Helleiner and Heather Whiteside (UW), internal/external Sharon Kirkpatrick (UW) and external examiner Patrick McCurdy, University of Ottawa.