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Department of Economics

Welcome Letter from the Chair

Graduate Seminar Schedule

Department News

February 2017

David Brookshire and Rich Bernknopf along with UNM Phd alumni Craig Broadbent, had their paper, "A Conceptual Market Framework for Water Bound Nitrate Pollution", accepted in the International Journal of Water Resources Development.

Robert Berrens along with his UNM co-authors in Civil Engineering (Amir Jasafari and Vanessa Valentin), had a paper, "The Economic Value of Energy Performance Improvements in the US Residential Housing Market", accepted in the Journal of Construction Engineering and Management.

Robert Berrens and Ben Jones were both appointed as affiliated faculty in the National Institute for Risk and Resilience, at the University of Oklahoma.

Mani Nepal, Aspara Nepal (former UNM grad students) and Robert Berrens had their paper, "Where gathering firewood matters: Proximity and forest management effects in hedonic pricing models for rural Nepal" accepted in the Journal of Forest Economics.

Professor of Practice, John Fleck with an interview today on "Here and There, with Dave Marash":

January 10, 2017

Janie Chermak had an interview with Dave Marash on "Here and There".  You can listen to it at this link:

January 10, 2017

Congrats to Benjamin Jones! He had a single-author paper accepted for publication at Ecological Economics entitled: “Invasive Species Impacts on Human Well-Being Using the Life Satisfaction Index”.

January 4, 2017

Congrats to Benjamin Jones! He had a single-authored article accepted for publication in the International Journal of Public Health (impact factor 2.754) entitled: “The Social Health Costs of Uranium Mining in the US Colorado Plateau Cohort, 1960-2005”.

January 2, 2017

Congrats to Dave Dixon! Along with his co-authors (P. Mozumder and W. Vasquez - a couple of UNM PhD graduates), Dave had an article " Heterogeneity within and across households in hurricane evacuation response" accepted for publication in Networks and Spatial Economics

January 3, 2017

Congrats to Sarah Stith! She had an article accepted, which as just come out as the featured article at Journal of Economics and Management Strategy. See the Q&A with Sarah at:

Graduate Seminars

All Seminars are located in the Economics Dept, Room 1002 from 2:30p - 4:00p. Speakers and dates are subject to change.

Dr. Benjamin Jones
March 3, 2017