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    • Economic effects of large fires : application to the Cold Springs fire 

      Moseley, Cassandra; Nielsen-Pincus, Max; Rishel, Branden (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2012)
      Large wildfires disrupt the lives of families, workers, and employers. However, fire suppression and recovery efforts may provide economic opportunities. Understanding the impacts of large fires can help fire managers, ...
    • The economic effects of large fires : main findings 

      Moseley, Cassandra; Nielsen-Pincus, Max; Davis, Emily Jane; Evers, Cody; Ellison, Autumn (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2012)
      Large wildfires disrupt the lives of families, workers, and employers. However, fire suppression and recovery efforts may provide economic opportunities. Unlike with other natural hazards, there has been little research ...
    • The Economic Effects of Local Purchasing Preferences: A Case Study of Computer Systems West in Lane County 

      Shrestha, Reva; Lorelli, Felicia (University of Oregon, 2003-06-06)
    • Economic Experiments That You Can Perform At Home On Your Children 

      Krause, Kate; Harbaugh, William (University of Oregon, Dept. of Economics, 2001-06-01)
      This paper describes some simple economic experiments that can be done using children as subjects. We argue that by conducting experiments on children economists can gain insight into the origins of preferences, the ...
    • Economic Impact and Job Creation from Forest and Watershed Restoration: A Preliminary Assessment 

      Moseley, Cassandra; Nielsen-Pincus, Max (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2009)
      Investments in ecological restoration play a large role in public and private natural resource management with projects ranging from stream habitat enhancements and fish passage to irrigation canal improvements, riparian ...
    • Economic Impact of Douglas County Nonprofit Organizations 

      University of Oregon. Dept. of Planning, Public Policy and Management. Community Planning Workshop; Parker, Bob; Alabarca, Adam (University of Oregon, 2001-02)
      This study examined the direct and indirect economic impacts of Douglas County’s nonprofit sector. Direct impacts include revenues, expenditures, and employment generated by nonprofits themselves. The indirect impacts ...
    • Economic impact of Douglas County nonprofit organizations 

      University of Oregon. Dept. of Planning, Public Policy and Management. Community Planning Workshop (Douglas County Nonprofit Coalition, 2001-02)
    • Economic Impact of Undocumented Workers in Oregon Counties with Concentrated Hispanic Populations 

      Fleury, Nicholas James, 1978- (University of Oregon, 2009-09)
      Continued federal and state policies aimed at reducing the livelihood of undocumented workers may force these populations to move to other locations. With the loss of undocumented workers and their families, Oregon can ...
    • Economic impacts from Blue Mountains national forests restoration : tracking investments in eastern Oregon : fact sheet 4 

      White, Eric M.; Bennett, Drew E.; Ellison, Autumn (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2015)
      Restoration projects on national forests can have significant economic impacts in addition to the ecological benefits they provide. To better understand the economic impact of increased restoration in Blue Mountains national ...
    • Economic impacts from the Malheur 10-year stewardship contract : evaluating year one : fact sheet 5 

      Bennett, Drew E.; Davis, Emily Jane; White, Eric M.; Ellison, Autumn (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2015)
      In September of 2013, the US Forest Service awarded a 10-year stewardship contract intended to promote ecological restoration, wildfire risk reduction, and economic vitality in Grant and Harney counties. This contract has ...
    • The economic impacts of climate change in Oregon: a preliminary assessment 

      University of Oregon. Institute for a Sustainable Environment. Resource Innovations (Resource Innovations, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2005-10)
      This report is based on analysis and information presented by the scientists, resource specialists, and economists that participated at the May 3, 2005, workshop as well as research from the peer-reviewed literature. It ...
    • Economic Impacts Of Climate Change On Forest Resources in Oregon A Preliminary Analysis 

      Climate Leadership Initiative; Bauman, Yoram (Resource Innovations, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2007-05)
      This report offers a preliminary assessment of the economic effects of global climate change on Oregon’s forest resources during the first half of the twenty-first century.
    • The economic impacts of Oregon's south coast restoration industry 

      Sundstrom, Shiloh; Davis, Emily Jane; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2011)
      Oregon’s South Coast communities have long relied on their forests and watersheds for forestry, fishing, agriculture, and sustenance. Over the past 20 years, logging and fishing activity has declined. The Northwest Forest ...
    • The economic impacts of Oregon's south coast restoration industry 

      Davis, Emily Jane; Sundstrom, Shiloh; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2011)
      Forest and watershed restoration work is closely tied to the history and identity of Oregon’s South Coast, which has long relied on its woods and waters for forestry, fishing, agriculture, and sustenance. Declines in ...
    • Economic outcomes from the U.S. Forest Service Eastside Strategy 

      White, Eric M.; Bennett, Drew E.; Davis, Emily Jane; Moseley, Cassandra (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2016)
      The USDA Forest Service (Forest Service) has implemented several initiatives to increase the pace and scale of forest restoration on national forests east of the Cascade Mountains in Oregon and Washington. Collectively, ...
    • Economics of Art Museums: An Econometric Analysis of Museum Membership in the United States 

      Speidel, Kristina (University of Oregon, 2015-06)
      The purpose of this research is to identify the ideal conditions that lead to greater membership levels in fine art museums within the United States. I examine three different categories that impact a museum’s success. ...
    • The Economics of Commercial Lobbying 

      Groll, Thomas (University of Oregon, 2012)
      This dissertation addresses the economic behavior and political influence activities by lobbyists today by examining the existence, mechanisms, and welfare implications of commercial lobbying activities and their optimal ...
    • Economics, psychology and protective behavior 

      Kunreuther, Howard; Slovic, Paul (American Economic Review, 1978)
    • Economists' letter to Governor Kulongoski, Oregon state and local government officials and Oregon business and civic leaders 

      Barnes, William F.; Baird, Katie (Resource Innovations, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2005-10-11)
      The undersigned economists write to express a collective professional judgment that global warming poses significant risks to Oregon’s economy and welfare. We believe that prompt action to reduce these risks would be a ...
    • Ecoroofs in Multnomah County: Oregon as habitat for the Oregon vesper sparrow and common nighthawk 

      Lewis, Alison (University of Oregon, 2016)
      This project uses spatial analysis to identify existing buildings in Multnomah County, Oregon, that, if retrofitted with an ecoroof, could serve as breeding and stopover habitat for the Oregon vesper sparrow and common ...