I am an environmental economist with a research focus on non-market valuation, coastal ecosystem services, adaptation to climate change, and environmental policy evaluation.

I am currently an Assistant Professor at Oregon State University in the Department of Applied Economics and the Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station.


Prospective Students


I am recruiting a M.S. student for funded research assistantship to start Fall 2020. Click here for a description of the project and instructions for applying.

In the News


Press coverage for new JAERE article on recreation & climate change:
NOAA press releases annoucing two new funded grants focusing on climate adaption in the Pacific Northwest:
Press coverage for new PLoS ONE article on non-market values for threatened salmon:
Recreation Costs of Endangered Species Protection in Cape Hatteras National Seashore was recently recognized for the 2018 Outstanding Article Award in Marine Resource Economics.

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