Affiliated Researchers: Economics

Affiliates are Penn Staters who have a connection to or an interest in the work of the Institutes of Energy and the Environment.

Displaying 55 search result(s) for Economics.

James Shortle


Distinguished Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Nonpoint Pollution, Water Quality, Nonpoint Source Pollution, Pollution Control, Cost

Chris Fowler


Associate Professor, Geography
Top research keywords: Segregation, Geography, Geographical Economics, Poverty, Labor

Edward C. Jaenicke


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Food, Organic Food, Organic Foods, Private Labels, Retail

Karen Fisher-Vanden


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Carbon, Climate Change, China, Carbon Tax, Taxation

James Houck


Interim Dean and Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Penn State Law (University Park)
Top research keywords: Marine Policy, National Security, Sea, Navy, Piracy

Rebecca Henn


Associate Professor, Architecture
Top research keywords: Psychological Barriers, Green Building, Architectural Design, Tax Reform, Construction Industry

Daniel Willis


Stuckman Professor of Advanced Design Studies, Architecture
Top research keywords: Energy, Climate, Environmental Design, Ecodesign, Performance

Christine Gorby


Associate Professor of Architecture, Architecture
Top research keywords: Ecodesign, Architect, Church, Ireland, Education

Emily Pakhtigian


Assistant Professor in School of Public Policy, School of Public Policy
Top research keywords: Nepal, River Basin, Hydropower, Plant Closure, Household

Stephan J. Goetz


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: County, Economic Growth, Income, United States Of America, Determinants

Melissa Kreye


Assistant Professor, Ecosystem Science and Management
Top research keywords: Private Land, Landowner, Puma Concolor, Private Forestry, Private Forest

Mark Brennan


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Community Development, Ireland, Youth, Art, Traditional Culture

Mohamad Darayi


Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering, Engineering Division (Great Valley)
Top research keywords: Supply Chains, Critical Infrastructures, Decision Theory, Network Components, Freight Transportation

Timothy W. Kelsey


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Farms, Farm, Agriculture, Mushroom, Costs

Chiara Lo Prete


Associate Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Power Markets, Microgrids, Electricity, Sustainable Development, Market

Dennis Shea


Associate Dean, College of Health & Human Development
Top research keywords: Medicare, Nursing Homes, Nursing Home, Mental Health Services, Mental Health Service

Yan Li


Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering
Top research keywords: Microgrids, Energy Resources, DC-DC Converter, Wind Power, Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles

Andrew Kleit


Professor and MICASU Fellow, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Arbitrage, Power Markets, Electricity, Costs, Market

Seth Blumsack


Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Electricity, Natural Gas, Power Markets, Costs, Economics

Christopher Uhl


Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Amazonia, Logging, Pasture, Ranching, Rain Forest

Mort Webster


Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Electricity, Uncertainty, Climate Change, Carbon, Environmental Policy

Leland Glenna


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Biotechnology, Farmer, Research Ethics, Neoliberalism, Plant Breeding

Jennifer Baka


John T. Ryan, Jr. Faculty Fellow, College of Earth & Mineral Sciences
Top research keywords: Biofuel, Energy, Wasteland, Biofuels, Energy Security

C. Alan Rotz



Top research keywords: Farms, Medicago Sativa, Manure, Dairy Farming, Silage

Lauren Greenlee


Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering
Top research keywords: Ammonia, Nitrogen, Dinitrogen, Catalysts, Nitrogenase

Klaus Keller


Professor, Geosciences
Top research keywords: Climate, Meridional Circulation, Sea Level Rise, Ice Sheet, Sea Level

Kai Schafft


Professor, Education Policy Studies
Top research keywords: Poverty, District, Natural Gas, Rural Area, Economics

Alyssa Collins


Director, Southeast Agricultural Research & Extension Center; Assistant Professor and Research Associate, Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology
Top research keywords: Ontario, Canada, Soft Red Winter Wheat, Corn, Profitability

Daniel Brent


Assistant Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Social Comparison, Water Use, Conservation Programs, Randomized Trial, Willingness To Pay

Douglas Wrenn


Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Zoning, Purchase, Shale Gas, Land Use, Duration Models

Jiro Yoshida


Associate Professor of Business, Risk Management
Top research keywords: Rent, Real Estate, Condominium, Depreciation, Premium

Dave Abler


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Pollution Control, Farm, Nonpoint Pollution, Income, Ambient Taxes

Mark Roberts


Professor, Economics
Top research keywords: Turnover, Productivity, Export Markets, Firm, Manufacturing

Robert D. Weaver


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Innovation Capacity, Pesticides, Relationship Quality, Markets, Innovation

Katherine Y. Zipp


Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Energy Crops, Ecosystem Services, Invasive Species, Bioenergy, Landowners

Theodore R. Alter


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Community Development, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Tax Capitalization, Performance Evaluation

Jose Ventura


Professor, Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Top research keywords: Scheduling, Supply Chains, Costs, Inspection, Alternative Fuels

Anthony Kwasnica


Professor, Risk Management
Top research keywords: Auctions, Ascending Auctions, Seller, Sealed-bid Auction, Double Auction

Xun Cao


Associate Professor, Political Science
Top research keywords: Air Pollution, Environmental Regulations, Incentive, Economic Policy, Democracy

Zhen Lei


Associate Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Patents, Citations, Patent Citations, Deregulation, Licensing