Lisi Krall is Professor of Economics at the State University of New York, Cortland. She began her academic career as a heterodox labor economist concentrating on gender issues. Her research interests include political economy, human ecology, and the evolution of economic systems. She is currently studying the agricultural revolution and its significance in human social/economic evolution. Her work, including articles published in diverse journals and the book Proving Up: Domesticating Land in U.S. History, explores the interconnections of economy, culture, and land. A Fulbright Scholar and SUNY Senior Scholar, she has collaborated with the Evolution Institute, the Foundation for Deep Ecology, the Post Carbon Institute, the Population Institute, the International Forum on Globalization, and the Land Institute. She holds a PhD from the University of Utah.