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James N. Sanchirico
Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Policy
Sanchirico is a professor in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy at the University of California at Davis, who primarily focuses on the economic analysis of marine policies, especially the effects of individual transferable quotas and marine protected areas. His other research interests include spatial and intertemporal management of biological resources, the interface between land use and biodiversity conservation, and the economics of invasive species management.
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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Economic Analysis for Ecosystem-Based Management: Applications to Marine and Coastal Environments
Daniel S. Holland, James N. Sanchirico, Robert J. Johnston and Deepak Joglekar
RFF Press | February 2010
Trading Cases: Five Examples of the Use of Markets in Environmental and Resource Management
James Boyd, Dallas Burtraw, Alan Krupnick, Virginia McConnell, Richard G. Newell, Karen Palmer, James N. Sanchirico and Margaret Walls
The RFF Reader in Environmental and Resource Policy, 2nd Edition | Wallace E. Oates, ed. | RFF Press | 2006 | Chapter 10
Catching Market Efficiencies: Quota-Based Fisheries Management
James N. Sanchirico and Richard D. Newell
The RFF Reader in Environmental and Resource Policy, 2nd Edition | Wallace E. Oates, ed. | RFF Press | 2006 | Chapter 23, pp. 131-135
Bioeconomics of Metapopulations: Sources, Sinks and Optimal Closures.
Wilen, J.E. and J.N. Sanchirico
Explorations in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: Essays in Honor of Gardner Brown | D. Layton and R. Halvorson, eds. | Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Press | 2006
Socioeconomic Implications of Siting Marine Reserves in U.S. Waters.
Sanchirico, J. N., K. Vitealla, and P. Emerson.
Ocean Yearbook 19 | A. Chircop and M. McConnell, eds. | Chicago: University of Chicago Press | 2005
Zoning the Oceans: Changing the Focus of U.S. Fisheries Management
James N. Sanchirico
New Approaches on Energy and the Environment: Policy Advice for the President | Richard D. Morgenstern and Paul R. Portney, eds. | RFF Press | 2004 | Chapter 21
Evaluating the New Zealand Individual Transferable Quota Market for Fisheries Management
Suzi Kerr, Richard Newell, and James N. Sanchirico
Tradeable Permits Policy Evaluation, Design, and Reform | Paris, France: OECD | 2004
Evaluating the New Zealand Individual Transferable Quota Market for Fisheries Management
Kerr, S., R. G. Newell and J. N. Sanchirico.
Tradeable Permits Policy Evaluation, Design and Reform | Paris: OECD | 2004
To Take or Not to Take the Antibiotic? Comments on Wilen-Msangi and Rowthorn-Brown papers
James N. Sanchirico
Battling Resistance to Antibiotics and Pesticides: An Economic Approach | R. Laxminarayan, ed., | RFF Press | 2002
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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