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Environmental Economics

From the inbox: Dear Tim, Keeping up with the research and scholarship of your fellow Ohio State University colleagues just got a whole lot easier! As a scholarly publisher at Environmental Economics | The Cromulent Economics Blog, abstracts of your content are now indexed in OCLC WorldCat and ProQuest Summon to academic researchers via the only repository of published scholarly blog content - the  ACI Scholarly Blog Index.

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PhD Comics: Need more References?

Environmental Economics

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Three Great New Nature Reference Guides

Nature Conservancy - Science

A review of three new useful and beautiful nature reference guides on owls, butterflies and rabbits. Wildlife Our Nature Reads

2018 83

Don't skimp on your reference list

Environmental Economics

The notice updates the paper with references to four studies published between 2012 and 2015. Second author Gneezy didn’t respond to questions about the last paragraph of the notice, and said they simply forgot to include the references: Sometimes things are just as simple as they seem.

2015 138

Ten More Field Guides and References for the Serious Naturalist

Nature Conservancy - Science

Ten new and classic field guides and wildlife references to add to your collection. Here are ten new and classic field guides and reference books for you to enjoy. These represent my interests, but please feel free to list your own favorite field guides and wildlife references in the comments section. But this is a handy reference to what I consider the coolest taxonomic family on earth: the bovids.

2017 84

How are the economy (and environment) doing--without reference to politics?

Environmental Economics

  Trend lines are added to some of the graphs for your reference.   Since most of the major news outlets (CNN, MSNBC, FOX, Drudge (?),) spend all of their time having partisan shouting matches, I thought I would update everyone on some ongoing economic and environmental trends, without mentioning or crediting or discrediting the contribution to those trends by any particular President past or present. 

2018 100

Award-winning, 3D-printed smart lamp references Arabian wind catchers

AGreenLiving

Award-winning, 3D-printed smart lamp references Arabian wind catchers.

2020 36

Get Four 100-Page Wiser Living Reference Books for just $15!

Green (Living) Review

At 100 full-color pages each, these four reference books present the best articles from our recent issues – organized into four popular categories: Gardening, Energy, Country Skills and Living on Less. Each volume includes tips, information and instructions from the most relevant MOTHER EARTH NEWS articles. The complete 2009 set of MOTHER EARTH NEWS Wiser Living Guides includes: Guide to Growing Your Own Food Save money and improve your health by growing your own food all year-round.

2009 100

Microsoft Makes Play for the Smart Grid with SERA – Smart Energy Reference Architecture

Green Life Smart Life

today announced it has developed a reference architecture based on familiar, cost-effective Microsoft platforms that can serve as the basis for development of the “integrated utility of the future.&#. The Microsoft Smart Energy Reference Architecture (SERA) is Microsoft’s first comprehensive reference architecture that addresses technology integration throughout the full scope of the smart energy ecosystem. REDMOND, Wash.,

@carbonwa I'm looking forward to receiving my yard sign!

Environmental Economics

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2016 116

Scientists discover 503 new species in 2020

AGreenLiving

The museum plays an important role in providing species references and continues to increase the number of known species annually by identifying new ones. “The Museum’s collection of specimens provide a resource within which to find new species as well as a reference set to recognize specimens and species as new.” A total of 503 new species were discovered by scientists at London’s Natural History Museum in 2020.

2020 28

UN Global Compact’s Marie Morice on where we are with the Sustainable Development Goals

AGreenLiving

Global Compact, says that there’s strong interests with corporates for the Sustainable Development Goals — often referred to as SDGs — but with many of goals, “we’re not there yet.” Business Green but-with carbon-neutral compact driving-force goals not-there often-referred sidebar with-corporatesMarie Morice, head of sustainable finance at the U.N.

2020 28

COP18: Snapshot from Doha - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference COP18: Snapshot from Doha : Comments. Compass. « COP 18: Video from Doha | Main. Massive Crowds Turning Out to Oppose Coal Exports » COP18: Snapshot from Doha. Posted on December 10, 2012 at 02:53 PM in Doha Climate Conference , International | Permalink. Reblog (0). |. |. |. |. TrackBack. TrackBack URL for this entry: [link]. You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post. Verify your Comment.

2012 40

COP 18: Video from Doha - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference COP 18: Video from Doha : Comments. Compass. « COP 18: Where Are All the Women? COP18: Snapshot from Doha » COP 18: Video from Doha. My Edit from Adriana Gonzalez on Vimeo. Posted on December 07, 2012 at 12:08 PM in Consequences , Doha Climate Conference , International , Video | Permalink. Reblog (0). |. |. |. |. TrackBack. TrackBack URL for this entry: [link].

2012 40

Eco-Chic Decor from Bacchus-Inspired Aesthetics

Eco Chic

Tags: Featured Uncategorized cape car cocktails decor design farm Hollywood Home Lighting liquor local Lush oil Organic recycle recycled reference restaurant reuse style sustainability sustainable Tea water Water Bottle Wine wood

2009 54

Review: Fishing and Conservation

Nature Conservancy - Science

Three great new reads and references for angler-conservationists. Fish & Fisheries Books Fish

2018 63

Raphael Warnock could prioritize environmental justice in Senate

AGreenLiving

Business Eco Green a-reference-set children church conservation pollution power roberto-portela science-at-the species-as-wellThe January 5 Senate runoff in Georgia pits two very different candidates against each other.

Going Green In Your Home

Green Prophet

However, most of this pollution has been referring to what goes on outdoors.

2011 75

The Joneses must die

Green Living Tips

Apologies to anyone named Jones - it's in reference to the old saying "Keeping up with the Joneses" - our battle to maintain our self-perceived standing among our peers, whoever they may be. It's a habit that is destroying our. environment and one that many of us would have trouble admitting to

2011 181

On the adoption of new technology in economics literature searches

Environmental Economics

From the RESECON listserv: I am looking for references to valuation studies on rock climbing, and suggestions on sources providing data about this recreation activities, especially in Europe. I'm tempted to reply with this link: https://scholar.google.com/scholar hl=en&q=economics+valuation+rock+climbing&btnG=&as_sdt=1%2C34&as_sdtp=  

2015 138

Sleep and green living

Green Living Tips

By sleeping 18 hours a day, I guess you'll reduce your impact on the environment, but that's not what I'm referring to

Farmhouse sinks: The options of color to explore

Green Living Guy

Also referred to as apron front or apron, the deep, wide basin is sought-after for its ability to be quite an addition to any modern kitchen. The farmhouse sink designs are not a recent phenomenon. It has evolved with time to conform to contemporary tastes and requirements.

2020 65

My new working paper (with Giguere and Moore)

Environmental Economics

Key Words: Date: 2018 References: Add references at CitEc Citations Track citations by RSS feed. Valuing Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Control in Public Forests: Scope Effects with Attribute Non-Attendance Chris Giguere, Chris Moore and John C. Whitehead. No 18-07, Working Papers from Department of Economics, Appalachian State University. Abstract: Sensitivity to the scope of public good provision is an important indication of validity for the contingent valuation method.

2018 100

My new working paper

Environmental Economics

Key Words: Date: 2018 References: Add references at CitEc Citations Track citations by RSS feed. Valuing Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Control in Public Forests: Scope Effects with Attribute Non-Attendance Chris Giguere, Chris Moore and John C. Whitehead. No 18-07, Working Papers from Department of Economics, Appalachian State University. Abstract: Sensitivity to the scope of public good provision is an important indication of validity for the contingent valuation method.

2018 100

Community food gardens

Green Living Tips

HTML clipboardAn extension of the Victory Garden concept that developed during World War II, a community food garden (sometimes referred to as a food bank) is another way of producing more natural foods in an environmentally friendly way and increasing a community's food security

John may be White but I'm Dear

Environmental Economics

2014 152

Picture of the Day: A view from the Ivory Throne in the Ivory Tower

Environmental Economics

Earlier today, John posted a quote from NC Transportation Secretary Tony Tata (teehee--he said tata) that referred to "ivory tower elitists'  filing lawsuits 'from their air-conditioned offices in Chapel Hill.' ' This afternoon, a colleague sent me this picture from the ivory tower in Columbus

My new autoresponse to appstate.edu emails

Environmental Economics

P.S. For the remainder of his academic career, John Whitehead will refer to himself in the third person Hello, John Whitehead is happy to report that he is no longer a low-level academic administrator (i.e., Economics Department Chair). If your email is regarding department business, please redirect it to our new chair Todd Cherry at cherrytl at appstate.edu. John Whitehead is also happy to report that he is on Off-Campus Scholarly Assignment (i.e.,

2017 109

Picture of the day: Turnbull WTP with our A-P Sounds data in R

Environmental Economics

Aizaki, Nakatani and Sato have provided a valuable reference book for stated preference researchers and teachers who want to use R. This book is an ideal reference for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in environmental valuation I just previewed Stated Preference Methods Using R by Aizaki, Nakatani and Sato.The A-P Sounds data that Tim, Ju-Chin Huang and myself used to get to know each other better is provided with the book and used as an example.

2014 166

Wow, this explains why so few environmental economics blogs have emerged as viable competitors to THE Environmental Economics blog*

Environmental Economics

' 'Discouragement by peer excellence has theoretical implications for work on social judgement, social comparison, and reference bias and has practical implications for interventions that induce social comparisons.' US researchers explain that exposure to exceptional performance can breed 'exemplary discouragement', pushing us away from wanting to be successful. 

2016 122

How much self-promotion can a guy cram into an 82 word post

Environmental Economics

  Here is a PDF of sample entry (CVM, by Haab and Whitehead), complete with a reference to other, ahem, other book :  Download CVM.  From the comments : I was wondering if there is a table of contents available somewhere. Here is a PDF that contains all of the front and back matter (except for the introduction) of the Encyclopedia of Environmental and Resource Economics : Download Contents etc. 

2014 152

AAARRRGGGHHH!!!

Environmental Economics

2008 JES paper as a reference., It comes in the references cited (check out the very last word in the title). From the inbox: I’m using your. and I came across a rather funny typo I thought I would share with you, just in case you want to keep track of these things. It gave me a bit of a chuckle, as I wondered what “quasi-public foods” might look like. Don’t you just love it when things like that sneak through? Carson, R.T., Flores, N.E., Martin, K.M. and Wright, J.L.

2012 138

Food preservation methods to make the most of seasonal produce: Part 2

Low Impact

Strictly speaking, home bottling refers to storing foods in glass bottles, and canning to tin cans. However, in the US, canning refers to bottling.

Building your own sustainable future

Low Impact

The project that I am referring to started in 1983 and was centred around sustainable and affordable living, away from the busy ‘non-sensica’ of what was then (and is now) modern life.

Onion or True?

Environmental Economics

Doc Hastings (R-WA) and was referred to the House Natural Resources Committee, which held a markup and reported the bill by a voice vote. On Thursday, April 25, 2013, the House will begin consideration of H.R. 527, the Responsible Helium Administration and Stewardship Act , under a rule.    H.R. 527 was introduced on February 6, 2013 by Rep. via www.gop.gov. Of course you need to read this in a high pitched voice.  

2013 122

World deforestation: we’re losing a forest the size of NYC every 2 days!

Green Prophet

We hate scare tactics, but put it into scale and see how much we are losing compared to reference points you can understand. This is an issue of global concern. Climate change, urbanization, and resource depletion (more mouths to feed, burn wood in stoves for, graze more cattle for) is still happening at a fast an alarming clip, influencing our planet’s ability to store CO2 emissions, and protect diversity.

2016 81

I will now be adding the Florida Everglades to my Anti-Bucket* list

Environmental Economics

The anti-bucket list (sometimes referred to as a f -it list) is a list of things that I am willing to forgo and have no need to do before I die. Pythons present a low risk to visitors to the Florida Everglades, according to officials, but you'd probably still want to steer clear of this mammoth Burmese python recently captured by University of Florida researchers.

2015 155

Mutual credit and economic crashes: interview with Laurence Anderson of Tradeswap, Australia

Low Impact

So fees come from percentage of transaction fees of the businesses you refer, rather than being generated from some central account – so it’s not going to cause inflation in the system. Today I’m interviewing Laurence Anderson of Tradeswap – a mutual credit network in Australia.

2020 101

Can organic farming feed the world?

Low Impact

Now there’s a question – posed by Chris Smaje of the Ecoogical Land Co-op. Chris joined the board of the ELC as Dave of Lowimpact left, and since then Chris has produced a book called A Small Farm Future , which we review here.

Fun with Word Clouds

Environmental Economics

I took all of the curricula vitae (academic resumes) of the 21 faculty members is the Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics at Ohio State (my department) and ran them through Wordle to see what words pop up the most frequently (after removing all of the self-serving references to our own names, because all of the names would pop up). This is pretty cool.

2014 125

Where's Aquaman when we need him?

Environmental Economics

"Japan shall revoke any extant authorization, permit or license granted in relation to JARPA II, and refrain from granting any further permits in pursuance of that program," the court said, referring to the research program. The International Court of Justice ruled Monday that Japan can no longer continue its annual whale hunt, rejecting the country's argument that it was for scientific purposes. "Japan

2014 122

This blog makes an appearance in the research literature :)

Environmental Economics

The dependent variable in the ordinary least squares regression model is the number of days between the submission of the paper and the acceptance of the paper, referred to as Time for Publication Acceptance, or TPA.   The authors refer to this post:  [link].

2014 148

We're hiring

Environmental Economics

Junior candidates must also submit an unofficial copy of their graduate transcript and arrange to have three letters of reference sent. Senior candidates will be asked for references at a later date. Here is the JOE ad : Appalachian State University. Economics. Full, Associate or Assistant Professor. JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456638. Date Posted: 10/14/2016. Position Title/Short Description.

2016 118