Andrew Goodkind

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Associate Professor

Office:  ECON 2005
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Andrew Goodkind is an Assistant Professor of Economics at UNM. He received a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics in 2014. Andrew completed a postdoc at the University of Minnesota studying agricultural supply chains and associated environmental impacts. Andrew specializes in modeling and estimating the human health impacts of air pollution to evaluate and design air pollution reduction policies.

Research Areas

  • Environmental economics
  • Human health impact of air pollution
  • Agricultural supply chains and externalities
  • Market and welfare impacts of environmental regulations

Teaching Interests

  • Microeconomics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Resource Economics

Selected Publications

Goodkind, Andrew L., Christopher W. Tessum, Jay S. Coggins, Jason D. Hill and Julian D. Marshall. 2019. “Fine-scale damage estimates of particulate matter air pollution reveal opportunities for location-specific mitigation of emissions,” PNAS, 116(18), 8775-8780.

Goodkind, Andrew, L., Benjamin A. Jones and Robert Berrens. 2020. “Cryptodamages: Monetary value estimates of the air pollution and human health impacts of cryptocurrency mining,” Energy Research & Social Science, 59, 101281.

Hill, Jason D., Andrew L. Goodkind, Christopher W. Tessum, Sumil K. Thakrar, Stephen Polasky, Timothy M. Smith, Natalie D. Hunt, Kimberley A. Mullins, Michael Clark and Julian D. Marshall. 2019. “Air-quality related health damages from maize production in the United States,” Nature Sustainability, 2(5), 397-403.

Goodkind, Andrew L. and Jay S. Coggins. 2015. “The Weitzman price corner,” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 73, 1-12.

Goodkind, Andrew L., Jay S. Coggins and Julian D. Marshall. 2014. “A spatial model of air pollution: The impact of the concentration-response function,” Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, 1(4), 451-479.