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    • Climate adaptation and policy-induced inflation of coastal property value. 

      Gopalakrishnan, S; McNamara, DE; Murray, AB; Smith, Martin D (PLoS One, 2015)
      Human population density in the coastal zone and potential impacts of climate change underscore a growing conflict between coastal development and an encroaching shoreline. Rising sea-levels and increased storminess threaten ...
    • Disconnects in evaluating the relative effectiveness of conservation strategies 

      Christensen, NL; Jackson, Robert; Kramer, Randall A; Pimm, SL; Saterson, KA; Smith, Martin D; Wiener, Jonathan B (Conservation Biology, 2004-06-01)
    • Disease Risk and Market Structure in Salmon Aquaculture 

      Fischer, Carolyn; Guttormsen, Atle G; Smith, Martin D (Water Economics and Policy, 2016-12)
    • Economic incentives to target species and fish size: Prices and fine-scale product attributes in Norwegian fisheries 

      Asche, Frank; Chen, Y; Smith, Martin D (ICES Journal of Marine Science, 2015-08-19)
      © International Council for the Exploration of the Sea 2014. All rights reserved.Improved fisheries management provides fishers with more opportunities to maximize harvest value by accounting for valuable attributes of the ...
    • Economics of coastal erosion and adaptation to sea level rise 

      Gopalakrishnan, S; Landry, CE; Smith, Martin D; Whitehead, JC (Annual Review of Resource Economics, 2016-10-05)
      This article provides a review and synthesis of geoeconomic models that are used to analyze coastal erosion management and shoreline change. We outline a generic framework for analyzing risk-mitigating and/or recreation-enhancing ...
    • ENV 350S / PUBPOL 280S Seminar in Marine Conservation Leadership 

      Stefanski, Stephanie; Smith, Martin D. (2016)
      Duke PhD student Stephanie Stefanski recently taught a class focused on the process of designing, implementing, and analyzing the results from an economic valuation survey. The class was given as a module to inform the broader ...
    • Fair Enough? Food Security and the International Trade of Seafood 

      Asche, Frank; Bellemare, MF; Roheim, C; Smith, Martin D; Tveterås, S (World Development, 2015-03-01)
      © 2014 Elsevier Ltd.Does international trade make all parties better off? We study the relationship between food security and the international trade of fish and seafood between developing and developed countries. Specifically, ...
    • Fish is food--the FAO's fish price index. 

      Asche, Frank; Bellemare, MF; Guttormsen, Atle G; Lem, A; Lien, K; Smith, Martin D; Tveterås, S; ... (8 authors) (PLoS One, 2012)
      World food prices hit an all-time high in February 2011 and are still almost two and a half times those of 2000. Although three billion people worldwide use seafood as a key source of animal protein, the Food and Agriculture ...
    • Management of an annual fishery in the presence of ecological stress: The case of shrimp and hypoxia 

      Huang, L; Smith, Martin D (Ecological Economics, 2011-02-15)
      The emergence of ecosystem-based management suggests that traditional fisheries management and protection of environmental quality are increasingly interrelated. Fishery managers, however, have limited control over most ...
    • Markets, Trade and Seafood 

      Asche, Frank; Roheim, C; Smith, Martin D (Encyclopedia of Natural Resources - Two-Volume Set (Print), 2014-07-23)
      This entry describes the growth in seafood production and trade and the main factors causing these developments. We then review the leading economic research on the international seafood trade and markets with a focus on ...
    • Measuring welfare losses from hypoxia: The case of North Carolina brown shrimp 

      Craig, JK; Huang, L; Nichols, LAB; Smith, Martin D (Marine Resource Economics, 2012-03-26)
      While environmental stressors such as hypoxia (low dissolved oxygen) are perceived as a threat to the productivity of coastal ecosystems, policy makers have little information about the economic consequences for fisheries. ...
    • Nonspatial and spatial models in bioeconomics 

      Conrad, JM; Smith, Martin D (Natural Resource Modeling, 2012-02-01)
      Beginning in the 1960s, ecologists, mathematicians, and economists started developing a class of models, which today are referred to as bioeconomic models. These early models started with a difference or differential equation ...
    • Open access in a spatially delineated artisanal fishery: The case of Minahasa, Indonesia 

      Kramer, Randall A; Liese, C; Smith, Martin D (Environment and Development Economics, 2007-02-01)
      The effects of economic development on the exploitation of renewable resources are investigated in settings where property rights are ill defined or not enforced. This paper explores potential conservation implications from ...
    • Plant species' origin predicts dominance and response to nutrient enrichment and herbivores in global grasslands. 

      Adler, PB; Anderson, TM; Bakker, JD; Biederman, LA; Blumenthal, DM; Borer, ET; Brown, CS; ... (65 authors) (Nat Commun, 2015-07-15)
      Exotic species dominate many communities; however the functional significance of species' biogeographic origin remains highly contentious. This debate is fuelled in part by the lack of globally replicated, systematic data ...
    • Pricing of Eco-Labels for Salmon in UK Supermarkets 

      Asche, Frank; Larsen, TA; Smith, Martin D; Sogn-Grundvåg, G; Young, J (2013-05)
    • Pricing of eco-labels with retailer heterogeneity 

      Asche, Frank; Larsen, TA; Smith, Martin D; Sogn-Grundvåg, G; Young, JA (Food Policy, 2015-01-01)
      © 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.Eco-labels are important features of many natural resource and food markets. They certify that a product has some desirable unobserved quality, typically related to a public good ...
    • Seafood prices reveal impacts of a major ecological disturbance. 

      Asche, Frank; Bennear, Lori Snyder; Craig, JK; Kirkpatrick, AJ; Nance, JM; Oglend, A; Smith, Martin D (Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2017-02-14)
      Coastal hypoxia (dissolved oxygen ≤ 2 mg/L) is a growing problem worldwide that threatens marine ecosystem services, but little is known about economic effects on fisheries. Here, we provide evidence that hypoxia causes ...
    • Spatial-dynamics of hypoxia and fisheries: The case of Gulf of Mexico brown shrimp 

      Asche, Frank; Bennear, Lori Snyder; Oglend, A; Smith, Martin D (Marine Resource Economics, 2014-01-01)
      © 2014 MRE foundation, Inc. All rights reserved.We analyze the Gulf of Mexico brown shrimp fishery and the potential impacts of a large seasonal area of hypoxia (low dissolved oxygen) that coincides with the peak shrimp ...
    • Spillovers in regional fisheries management: Do catch shares cause leakage? 

      Bennear, Lori Snyder; Cunningham, S; Smith, Martin D (Land Economics, 2016-05-01)
      © 2016 by the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System.Regional councils manage U.S. fisheries. Fishermen can participate in fisheries managed by multiple councils, and effort controls in one region could lead ...
    • Steering the global partnership for oceans 

      Abbott, J; Anderson, JL; Campling, L; Hannesson, R; Havice, E; Lozier, MS; Smith, Martin D; ... (8 authors) (Marine Resource Economics, 2014-01-01)
      The Global Partnership for Oceans (GPO) is an alliance of governments, private firms, international organizations, and civil society groups that aims to promote ocean health while contributing to human wellbeing. A Blue ...