Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology

Recent Publications



Miller-Tait, E.J., S. Mohapatra, M.K. Luckert, B. Swallow. 2019. Processing technologies for undervalued grains in rural India: On Target? Food Security 11 (1): 151–166.

Wang, S. and H. An.  2019. Technical Change and Productivity Growth in the Alberta Logging Industry." Forest Policy and Economics. 102(2019): 130-137.


Lloyd-Smith, P. and H. An. 2019. Are Corporate Social Responsibility and Advertising Complements or Substitutes in Producing Firm Reputation?" Applied Economics. 51(21): 2275-2288.


Adamowicz, W. L. Calderon-Etter, A. Entem, E.P. Fenichel, J.S. Hall, P. Lloyd-Smith, F.L. Ogden, J.A. Regina, M. Rouhi Rad, R.F. Stallard. “Assessing ecological infrastructure investments”. 2019. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 116(12):5254-5261.


Lloyd-Smith, P, J. Abbott, W. Adamowicz, D. Willard. 2019. “Decoupling the Value of Leisure Time from Labor Market Returns in Travel Cost Models”. Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists. 6(2): 1-28.


Davidson, D., C. Rollins, L. Lefsrud, S. Anders and A. Hamann. 2019. Just don’t call it climate change: Climate-skeptic farmer adoption of climate mitigative practices. Environmental Research Letters,


Bassi, E., J.R. Parkins, K. Caine. 2019. Situating emotions in social practices: Empirical insights from animal husbandry in the cow-calf industry. Sociologia Ruralis, Online First.

Davidson, Debra J. 2019. “Exnovating for a renewable energy transition.” Nature Energy, DOI:

Boaitey,Albert, Ellen Goddard, Sandeep Mohapatra, 2019, Environmentally friendly breeding, spatial heterogeneity and effective carbon offset design in beef cattle, Food Policy, 84: 35-45,

Goddard, Ellen, Violet Muringai, Albert Boaitey, (2019) Moral foundations and credence attributes in livestock production: Canada, Journal of Consumer Marketing,




Mohapatra, Sandeep, Bruno Wichmann, and Philippe Marcoul. "Removing The “Veil Of Ignorance”: Nonlinearities In Education Effects On Gender Wage Inequalities." Contemporary Economic Policy. 36.4 (2018): 644-666.


Ndlovu, Patrick, Sandeep Mohapatra, and Marty Luckert. "Income Effects on Intra‐Household Time Allocation: Regression Discontinuity Evidence." Journal of International Development 30.4 (2018): 713-719.


Work, J., Hauer, G., Luckert, M.K. 2018. What ethanol prices would induce growers to switch from agriculture to poplar in Alberta? A multiple options approach. Journal of Forest Economics. 33: 51-62

Boxall, P.C. 2018. Evaluation of agri-environmental programs: Can we determine if we grew forward in an environmentally friendly way? Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics 66(2):171-186.

Rolfe, J., S. Schilizzi, P.C. Boxall, U. Latacz-Lohmann, S. Iftekhar, M. Star and P. O’Connor. 2018. Identifying the causes of low participation rates in conservation tenders. International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics. 12(1):1-45.  


Truong, T.D., W.L. Adamowicz and P.C. Boxall. 2018. Modelling the effect of risk perception on preferences and choice set formation over time: Recreational hunting site choice and Chronic Wasting Disease. Environmental and Resource Economics. 70(1): 271-295.


Rude J. and A. Weersink. 2018. "The Potential for Cross-Compliance in Canadian Agricultural Policy: Linking Environmental Goals with Business Risk Management Programs."  Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 66(3): 359-377.


Zhen M., J. Rude and F. Qiu. 2018. "Price Volatility Spillovers in the Western Canadian Feed Barley, U.S. Corn, and Alberta Cattle Markets" Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 66(2): 208-229.


Xie,C.,  J. Gao, J.H. Grant and S. Anders. 2018. Examining the Canada–China agri‐food trade relationship: Firms, trading partners, and trading volumes. Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 66(4): 539-555.


Parkins, J.R., C. Rollins, S. Anders, L. Comeau. 2018. Predicting intention to adopt solar technology in Canada: The role of knowledge, public engagement, and visibility. Energy Policy, 114: 114-122

Davidson, Debra J. and Matthias Gross (Editors). 2018. Oxford Handbook of Energy and Society. Oxford University Press.