Current Research Interests:
|Water quality regulations|
Economic incentives for pollution control
|Research and Program Support Division|
|Ph.D., Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, 1999|
M.A., Economics, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, 1994.
B.S., Finance, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, 1990.
|"Redesign of the 2005 Pollution Abatement Costs and Expenditure Survey" (with Michael P. Gallaher, and Ronald J. Shadbegian, Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, Volume 33, Number 4, 2008, 309-360.|
“Water Quality Trading in the United States: Trading Programs and One-time Offset Agreements” (with Ann Wolverton), Water Policy, 10 (2008) 73-93.
"Benefits and Costs from Sulfur Dioxide Trading: A Distributional Analysis” (with Wayne Gray and Ron Shadbegian) in Acid in the Environment: Lessons Learned and Future Prospects (ed.s Gerald Visgilio and Diana Whitelaw), Springer Science+Media, Inc. (2007).
"Host Community Compensation and Municipal Solid Waste Landfills" (with Robin Jenkins, Kelly Maguire), Land Economics, 80, 4 (November 2004): 513-528.
"Tradable Permits for Controlling Nitrates in Groundwater at the Farm Level: A Conceptual Model" (with J.S. Coggins and Vernon R. Eidman), Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 32, 2(August 2000): 249-258.
"Benefits of Water Quality Policies: The Chesapeake Bay" (with Nicole Owens), Ecological Economics, 39(2): 271-284, 2001.