I am an Assistant Professor in the Economics Department at Colby College specializing in environmental and resource economics. I also hold a "by courtesy" appointment as an Assistant Professor in the Economics Department at Portland State University.
My main research is focused on studying the intersection of land use, ecosystem services, and conservation using choice experiment surveys to analyze public preferences for ecosystem services and environmental policy, and creating and applying dynamic and spatial resource allocation models focused on landuse.
My research applications focus on
In addition, I am also currently working on
Manuscript forthcoming in Land Economics.
Research Seminar at the Economics Department, University of Maine, Orono, Maine. February 14th, 2014.
Presentation at the W3133 Meetings in Orange Beach, AL. February 19-21, 2014.
Presentation at the Land and Poverty Conference, World Bank, Washington DC.
Research Seminar at the Economics Department, University of New Hampshire, November 8th, 2013.
Heartland Workshop. Urbana, Illinois. November 2-3, 2013.
EfD Annual Meeting, Monkey Valley, South Africa. October 24-27, 2013.