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  • Framing the Energy East Pipeline Debate in Canada: Public Opinion is Sensitive to Public Safety and Economic Considerations
    Lachapelle, Erick, Richard Nadeau and Alexandre Morin-Chassé. (Forthcoming)
    Energy Research & Social Science.


  • Political Values and Socialization
    Tindall, David B., Valerie Berseth, Marjolaine Martel-Morin and Erick Lachapelle. (Forthcoming)
    in Maria Grasso and Marco Giugni (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Environmental Movements. Routledge.
  • Politics, Prices, and Proof : American Public Opinion on Environmental Policy
    Borick, Chris and Erick Lachapelle. 2021
    in Norman J. Vig, Michael E. Kraft and Barry Rabe (eds.) Environmental Policy : New Directions for the Twenty-First Century (11th Edition). CQ Press.
  • Acceptabilité politique et sociale de la tarification du carbone : Implications pour le Québec
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2020
    in Johanne Whitmore and Pierre-Olivier Pineau (eds.) L’Écofiscalité au Québec : Quelles options pour accélérer la transition Éénergétique et la décarbonisation de l’économie? Chaire de gestion du secteur de l’énergie: HEC Montréal.
  • Opinion publique canadienne et changements climatiques
    Martel-Morin, Marjolaine and Erick Lachapelle. 2019
    in Annie Chaloux and Hugo Séguin (eds.) L’Environnement au Canada. Presse de l’Université de Montréal (pp. 149-169).
  • Pourquoi la taxe carbone est-elle aussi controversée?
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2018
    in La Politique en Questions, volume 2. Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal (pp. 123-132).
  • Advocacy Coalitions, the Media and the Politics of Hydraulic Fracturing in the Canadian Provinces of British Columbia and Quebec
    Montpetit, Éric, Erick Lachapelle et Alexandre Harvey. 2016
    in Christopher M. Weible, Karin Ingold, Manuel Fischer and Tanya Heikkila (eds.) Comparing Coalition Politics : Policy Debates on Hydraulic Fracturing in North America and Western Europe. Palgrave.
  • Experimental Research
    Morin Chassé, Alexandre and Erick Lachapelle. 2015
    in Keith Archer and Loleen Berdhal (eds.) Explorations: Conducting Empirical Research in Canadian Political Science (3rd Edition). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Climate Compared: Sub-federal Dominance on a Global Issue
    Houle, David, Erick Lachapelle and Barry G. Rabe. 2014
    in Luc Turgeon, Martin Papillon, Jennifer Wallner and Steve White (eds.) Comparing Canada : Methods and Perspectives on Canadian Politics. Vancouver : UBC Press (pp. 222-246).
  • Gaz de Schiste : Lorsqu’une valeur politique alimente la crainte des risques
    Lachapelle, Erick and Éric Montpetit. 2013
    in Miriam Fahym (ed.) L’État du Québec 2013-2014. Montréal: Boréalet Institut du Nouveau Monde (pp. 380-386).
  • Carbon Tax
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2012
    in S. George Philander (ed.) SAGE Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change (2nd Edition). Thousand Oaks: Sage (pp. 209-211).
  • Additionality
    Purdon, Mark and Erick Lachapelle. 2012
    in S. George Philander (ed.) SAGE Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change (2nd Edition). Thousand Oaks: Sage (pp. 9-12).
  • Morality, Ethics and Globalization: Lessons from Kant, Hegel, Rawls and Habermas
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2007
    in Richard B. Day and Joseph Masciulli (eds.) Globalization and Political Ethics. Leiden/Boston: Brill.
  • A Passive Internationalist: Jean Chrétien and Canadian Foreign Policy
    Clarkson Stephen and Erick Lachapelle. 2006
    in Lois Harder et Steve Patten (eds.) The Chrétien Legacy: Politics and Public Policy in Canada. Montréal-Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press.

Policy Papers

  • Which Canadians support a green [and just] economic recovery?
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2021
    EcoAnalytics Brief: 1-12.
  • Which Canadians support nature-based solutions to the climate emergency?
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2021
    EcoAnalytics Brief: 1-16.
  • Meeting supporters of Canada’s environmental movement where they are: An audience segmentation analysis
    Martel-Morin, Marjolaine and Erick Lachapelle. 2021
    EcoAnalytics Brief: 1-10.
  • Radicals, reformers and lifestylers: Deepening engagement with diverse supporters of Canada’s environmental movement
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2020
    EcoAnalytics Brief: 1-29.
  • Millennial paradox: Engaging conflicted younger Canadians in environmental protection
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2019
    EcoAnalytics Brief: 1-31.
  • Is bad weather good? How extreme weather may provide an opportunity to engage Canadians on climate change
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2019
    EcoAnalytics: 1-24.
  • Powerful words : Talking to Canadians about Climate Change
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2018
    EcoAnalytics: 1-17.
  • Engaging the Five Canadas of Climate Change
    Lachapelle, Erick and Marjolaine Martel-Morin. 2018
    EcoAnalytics Analytical Report, March 2018: 1-44.
  • Framing the transition to renewable energy
    Comeau, Louise and Erick Lachapelle. 2018
    EcoAnalytics: 1-20.
  • Shifting perceptions, influential values and the power of trust
    Comeau, Louise and Erick Lachapelle. 2018
  • Belief (and disbelief) in global warming: 10 years of attitudes about climate change
    Borick, Chris, Natalie B. Fitzpatrick, Sarah B. Mills, Erick Lachapelle and Barry Rabe. 2019
    Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy 43: 1-22.
  • Building Support for Carbon Pricing Among Canadians
    Lachapelle, Erick. 2018
    EcoAnalytics Research Note, february 2018: 1-29.
  • Shades of green: Analysis of Canadian attitudes to a range of environmental issues based on EcoAnalytics Panoramic Survey
    Lachapelle, Erick, Jean-Philippe Gauvin, et Marjolaine Martel-Morin. 2017
  • Enquête sur les entreprises touchées par le système de plafonnement et d’échange de droits d’émission de gaz à effet de serre du Québec 
    Lachapelle, Erick, Jacques Papy, Pierre-Olivier Pineau and Hélène Trudeau. 2017
    Rapport Bourgogne CIRANO-IEDDEC, june 2017.
  • Climate of Change: Analysis of a National Survey of Canadian Opinions about Climate and Energy Issues
    Lachapelle, Erick, Valérie-Anne Mahéo, and Richard Nadeau. 2016
    Report for EcoAnalytics, december 2016: 1-49.
  • Notes et analyses
    Lachapelle, Erick, Simon Guertin-Armstrong, Louis Beaumier, Pierre Martin and Richard Nadeau. 2016
    Chaire d’études politiques et économiques américaines, CERIUM, Issue 31: 1-6.

Working Papers

  • Nimby or not? Proximity, ideology and opposition toward hydraulic fracturing in Quebec, Michigan and Pennsylvania
    Lachapelle, Erick, Timothy Gravelle, Christopher Borick and Eric Montpetit
  • Education, Framing and Partisan Polarization on Global Climate Change
    Chassé, Alexandre, Erick Lachapelle and Christopher Borick
  • Is support for international climate action conditional on perceptions of reciprocity? Evidence from three population-based survey experiments
    Tvinnereim, Endre and Erick Lachapelle
  • Varieties of Climate Capitalism: Patterns of Research, Development and Energy-related Subsidies
    Patterson, Matthew, Robert McNeil and Erick Lachapelle
  • Pathways to Carbon Energy Taxation in the OECD: Preferences, Parties and Electoral Regimes
    Lachapelle, Erick
  • The politics of carbon pricing in Australia
    Lachapelle, Erick and Jean-Philippe Gauvin
  • Following the Doctors’ Orders? Theory and Practice of Carbon Pricing in the OECD
    Lachapelle, Erick