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James N. Sanchirico
Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Policy
Quality of Research Discovery Award (Honorable Mention) for "Bioeconomics of Spatial Exploitation in a Patchy Environment", American Association of Agricultural Economists, 2000.
Outstanding Dissertation Award for "The Bioeconomics of Spatial and Intertemporal Exploitation in a Patchy Environment:  Implications for Management", American Association of Agricultural Economists, 1999.
Outstanding Teaching Assistant, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California at Davis, 1995.
Professor, Department of Economics, Georgetown University, September 2005-present.
Visiting Scholar, Center for Environmental Science and Policy, Stanford University, 2003-2004.
Fellow, Resources for the Future, Quality of the Environment Division, October 1998 - present.
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission, April - October, 1998.
Committee Memberships:
Member, National Research Council Ad-hoc Committee to review The National Science and Technology Council's Joint Subcommittee on Ocean Science and Technology (JSOST) Research Priorities Plan, March 2006-Decembe 2007.
Member, Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Selection Committee, American Agricultural Economics Association, 2001.
Professional Associations:
Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE)
American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA)
Editorial Activities:
Editoral Council Member, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 2006-2008
Editorial Council, Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, April 2006-2009.
Associate Editor, Marine Resource Economics 2001-2005
American Economic Review
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Environmental and Resource Economics
Resource and Energy Economics
Natural Resource Modeling
Marine Resource Economics
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization
Journal of Public Economic Theory
Ecological Economics
Land Economics
British Ecological Society
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management
Journal of Mathematical Biology
Journal of Environmental Management
Mathematical Biosciences
Physica D: Nonlinear processes
Australian J. of Agricultural Economics
Environment and Development Economics
Conservation Biology
National Science Foundation
U.S. National Sea Grant
Delaware Sea Grant
Maine Sea Grant
Rhode Island Sea Grant
Hawaii Sea Grant
Australian Natural Resource Council
Canadian Foundation for Climate and Atmospheric Sciences
The Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station
Netherlands Foundation for the Advancement of Tropical Research
USDA PREISM program.
Consultant Activities:
Various international non-governmental organizations.
Panels and Symposiums:
Participant, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) working group, "Conservation priorities: Can we have our biodiversity and ecosystem services too?", Sept. 2005, Feb. 2006.
 Participant, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) working group, "Conservation priorities: Can we have our biodiversity and ecosystem services too?", Sept. 2005, Feb. 2006.
Participant, NCEAS working group, "Ecosystem-based management for the oceans: The role of zoning", Nov. 2005.
Member, steering committee, Museum of Natural History's Sustaining Seascape Conference, April 2002.
Coordinator, natural resource economics area of the selected paper sessions, American Agricultural Economics Association's annual meeting, 2002.
Featured Publications
The Bioeconomics of Spatial-Dynamic Systems in Natural Resource Management
Kailin M. Kroetz, James N. Sanchirico
RFF Discussion Paper 15-14 | April 2015
Efficiency Costs of Social Objectives in Tradable Permit Programs
Kailin M. Kroetz, James N. Sanchirico, Daniel K. Lew
RFF Discussion Paper 14-32 | March 2015
Inside RFF: A Look at What's Happening
Leonard A. Shabman, Rebecca Epanchin-Niell, James N. Sanchirico, P. Lynn Scarlett
Resources | 2013 (184)
Inside RFF
Jintao Xu, Karen L. Palmer, Sheila M. Olmstead, Richard D. Morgenstern, Allen Blackman, Juha V. Siikamäki, Timothy J. Brennan, P. Lynn Scarlett, James N. Sanchirico, Yusuke Kuwayama , Antung Anthony Liu, C. Boyden Gray
Resources | 2013 (182)
Blue Carbon: Global Options for Reducing Emissions from the Degradation and Development of Coastal Ecosystems
Juha V. Siikamäki, James N. Sanchirico, Sunny Jardine, David W McLaughlin, Daniel F. Morris
RFF Report | November 2012
Blue Carbon: A Potentially Winning Climate Strategy
Juha V. Siikamäki, James N. Sanchirico
Resources | 2012 (181)
Global economic potential for reducing carbon dioxide emissions from mangrove loss
Juha Siikamaki, James Sanchirico, and Sunny Jardine
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences | In press
Resources Magazine: 178
Wolfram Schlenker, James N. Sanchirico, Molly K. Macauley, Daniel F. Morris, James W. Boyd, Alan J. Krupnick, Ian W.H. Parry, Phil Sharp
Resources | Summer 2011 (178)
Rising Sea Levels and Coastal Erosion: Policy options to Help Commmunities Adapt
James N. Sanchirico
Resources | Summer 2011 (178)
Economic Insights into the Costs of Design Restrictions in ITQ Programs
James N. Sanchirico, Kailin M. Kroetz
RFF Report | January 2010
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Coastline Preservation: Mangroves and Reefs as Green Infrastructure
Friday, February 13, 2015
The Davis Enterprise
Restoring Mangroves May Prove Cheap Way to Cool Climate
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Scientific American
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