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Professor, School of Agricultural and Resource Economics,
University of Western Australia

Mail: MO89, UWA, Crawley WA 6009, Australia

 

Chronological Index

200. Blog  28 Nov 2011

199. Three Gorges Dam  13 Nov 2011

198. Chinese air pollution  17 Oct 2011

197. The Danish fat tax  10 Oct 2011

196. The web vs journals  3 Oct 2011

195. Publishing persistence  26 Sep 2011

194. "With respect, ..."  12 Sep 2011

193. Transaction cost workshop  5 Sep 2011

192. Transaction costs  29 Aug 2011

191. Crowding out  22 Aug 2011

190. Helping Canada with environmental decisions  26 July 2011

189. Donna Brennan commemoration  16 Jun 2011

188. When is a carbon tax not a carbon tax?  6 Jun 2011

187. Public attitudes to climate policy  30 May 2011

186. Submissions to government  23 May 2011

185. Problems with environmental decision making  5 May 2011

184. The optimal scale of environmental projects  11 Apr 2011

183. Diminishing marginal benefits of environmental projects  28 Mar 2011

182. Increasing marginal costs of environmental projects  21 Mar 2011

181. Answering questions after a talk  7 Mar 2011

180. New book: Changing Land Management  28 Feb 2011

179. Discounted milk prices  22 Feb 2011

178. Betting on wheat prices  22 Nov 2010

177. Split infinitives  15 Nov 2010

176. Murray-Darling Basin Plan  8 Nov 2010

175. Environmental valuation: policy challenges  25 Oct 2010

174. Assessment of national salinity policy  18 Oct 2010

173. Indirect influences of policy  11 Oct 2010

172. Peak oil  4 Oct 2010

171. Lifestyle landholders  27 Sep 2010

170. Social capital  20 Sep 2010

169. If I were a government minister  6 Sep 2010

168. Telling farmers how to adapt to climate change  30 Aug 2010

167. Broad vs targeted environmental investment  28 Mar 2010

166. Best albums of the past decade  21 Dec 2009

165. ClimateGate part 3  14 Dec 2009

164. ClimateGate part 2  7 Dec 2009

163. ClimateGate part 1  30 Nov 2009

162. CSIRO and Clive Spash  23 Nov 2009

161. Climate policy: alternative approach  16 Nov 2009

160. Tokenistic climate policy  19 Oct 2009

159. The cost of inaccurate data  28 Sep 2009

158. Using the wrong metric to prioritise projects  21 Sep 2009

157. Is the community an environmental asset?  14Sep 2009

156. Eureka!  24 Aug 2009

155. Another practice-change symposium  25 May 2009

154. "Asset-based" environmental management  4 May 2009

153. Best Management Practices (BMPs)  27 Apr 2009

152. "Understanding practice change" videos and podcasts  20 Apr 2009

151. Additionality in environmental programs  13 Apr 2009

150. Why don't environmental managers use decision theory?  6 Apr 2009

149. Cost sharing for environmental works  30 Mar 2009

148. The Economics of Environmental Payments  21 Mar 2009

147. PowerPoint tips  16 Mar 2009

146. Charles Darwin: Surprising Truths, part 4  23 Feb 2009

145. Charles Darwin: Surprising Truths, part 3  16 Feb 2009

144. Charles Darwin: Surprising Truths, part 2  9 Feb 2009

143. Charles Darwin: Surprising Truths, part 1  2 Feb 2009

142. The "Caring for our Country" business plan  8 Dec 2008

141. Thinking strategically about practice change  1 Dec 2008

140. Renewable energy in a carbon market  27 Oct 2008

139. Free-rider problems: office milk  20 Oct 2008

138. Practice change by farmers: National symposium  13 Oct 2008

137. Engaging with researchers: tips for policy makers  29 Sep 2008

136. Engaging with policy: tips for researchers  22 Sep 2008

135. Differences between science and policy  15 Sep 2008

134. Why is it hard for research to influence policy?  8 Sep 2008

133. Environmental budgets: two distinct questions  1 Sep 2008

132. The mainstream media  25 Aug 2008

131. Triage in environmental management  18 Aug 2008

130. Mac versus Windows  11 Aug 2008

129. The public: private benefits framework  4 Aug 2008

128. Compensation to carbon emitters  28 Jul 2008

127. Sequestering carbon in agricultural soils  7 Jul 2008

126. Sensitivity analysis with economic models  23 Jun 2008

125. Adoption of conservation practices  16 Jun 2008

124. Linking research to the real world  9 Jun 2008

123. Crisis? What crisis?  14 Apr 2008

122. Effective environmental policy  24 Mar 2008

121. New environment policy "Caring for our Country"  17 Mar 2008

120. The Landcare boom  3 Mar 2008

119. The policy zeitgeist  25 Feb 2008

118. Farmers over-using chemicals  11 Feb 2008

117. Research jobs available  28 Jan 2008

116. Capacities of regional NRM bodies  21 Jan 2008

115. Scale in natural resource management  14 Jan 2008

114. Localised vs dispersed natural-resource assets  29 Oct 2007

113. MIDAS model 25th anniversary  22 Oct 2007

112. PhD Scholarships  15 Oct 2007

111. Tornado politics and abortion politics  8 Oct 2007

110. Science and policy  1 Oct 2007

109. Long jump world champion  3 Sep 2007

108. Setting policy targets  27 Aug 2007

107. Why don't farmers use futures markets more?  30 Jul 2007

106. The Great Global Warming Swindle  16 Jul 2007

105. A carbon tax?  9 Jul 2007

104. How would a carbon market work?  2 Jul 2007

103. Phases of technology adoption  25 Jun 2007

102. A market for biodiversity?  18 Jun 2007

101. Outsourcing farm management?  11 Jun 2007

100. A jolly good fellow  28 May 2007

99.  Environmental policy: Canada vs Australia  14 May 2007

98.  Agricultural research for the poor  30 Apr 2007

97.  Regional environmental management  9 Apr 2007

96.  Economic questions for environmental managers  2 Apr 2007

95.  Linking research to policy  26 Mar 2007

94.  Environmental stewardship payments  19 Mar 2007

93.  With and without  12 Mar 2007

92.  Future NRM policy programs in Australia  19 Feb 2007

91.  Environmental monitoring - why bother?  12 Feb 2007

90.  Skin cancer  29 Jan 2007

89.  Farmers as “consumers” of nature conservation  13 Nov 2006

88.  Flat-earth economics  6 Nov 2006

87.  Economics and the future  30 Oct 2006

86.  Adoption of conservation practices: research and extension  23 Oct 2006

85.  Adoption of conservation practices: policy  16 Oct 2006

84.  Estonia and Latvia  9 Oct 2006

83.  Water workshop  24 Jul 2006

82.  More effective NRM policies  3 Jul 2006

81 The cult of the asterisk  26 Jun 2006

80 Public and private benefits: conclusion  19 Jun 2006

79.  Public and private benefits and technology  12 Jun 2006

78.  Public and private benefits and negative incentives  5 Jun 2006

77.  Channel 9's salinity exposé  29 May 2006

76.  Public and private benefits and extension  22 May 2006

75.  Public and private benefits, incentives and lags  15 May 2006

74.  Public and private benefits and incentives  8 May 2006

73.  Public and private benefits and policy choices  1 May 2006

72.  Headaches  17 Apr 2006

71.  Agonising decisions  10 Apr 2006

70.  Risky decision making  27 Mar 2006

69.  Climate change  6 Feb 2006

68.  Multiple outcomes in environmental programs  16 Jan 2006

67.  Using extension to encourage land-use change  24 Oct 2005

66.  Using incentives to buy land-use change  17 Oct 2005

65.  Challenges for policy economists  15 Aug 2005

64.  Compliance with Kyoto  8 Aug 2005

63.  AANRO.NET  1 Aug 2005

62.  SIF3: Salinity Investment Framework III  25 Jul 2005

61.  Environmental levy?  18 Jul 2005

60.  Agricultural productivity growth  11 Jul 2005

59.  Economics history  4 Jul 2005

58.  The hockey stick again  27 Jun 2005

57.  Herbicide resistance: does prevention pay?  20 Jun 2005

56.  Constructive roles of economics  13 Jun 2005

55.  Targeting perennials in New South Wales  6 Jun 2005

54.  Ivory towers are safe  30 May 2005

53.  Strengths of economists  23 May 2005

52.  Weaknesses of economists  16 May 2005

51.  Salinity and climate change links  9 May 2005

50.  Salinity and climate change parallels  2 May 2005

49.  Cultural differences  11 Apr 2005

48.  Economics and happiness  18 Apr 2005

47.  The sunk-cost fallacy  11 Apr 2005

46.  Fresh water for Perth 4  4 Apr 2005

45.  What is the cost?  28 Mar 2005

44.  Hand it over!  21 Mar 2005

43.  New knowledge or new technology?  14 Mar 2005

42.  Research meets policy  7 Mar 2005

41.  Fresh water for Perth 3  28 Feb 2005

40.  Fresh water for Perth 2  21 Feb 2005

39.  Fresh water for Perth 1  14 Feb 2005

38.  Personality and adoption of innovations  7 Feb 2005

37.  Adoption of conservation technologies  31 Jan 2005

36.  Computer disasters  24 Jan 2004

35.  Externalities and market failure  17 Jan 2005

34.  Values in the very long term  10 Jan 2005 

33.  Time is money  3 Jan 2005

32.  Australia's position on whaling  27 Dec 2004

31.  A Christmas recipe  20 Dec 2004

30.  Valuing the environment  13 Dec 2004

29.  Elvis Costello in Perth  6 Dec 2004

28.  Radio  29 Nov 2004

27.  Economics and money  22 Nov 2004

26.  Ockham's Razor script: Salinity  15 Nov 2004

25.  Targeting agricultural extension  8 Nov 2004

24.  The value of information  1 Nov 2004

23.  Capacity building for NRM  25 Oct 2004

22.  Public goods & public benefits in NRM  17 Oct 2004

21.  Who should pay for the environment?  11 Oct 2004

20.  What is your objective?  4 Oct 2004

19.  The greatest leap  27 Sep 2004

18.  Decisions, decisions  20 Sep 2004

17.  Explaining economic behaviour  13 Sep 2004

16.  The election and the environment 6 Sep 2004

15.  Can you count land values?  30 Aug 2004

14.  Basic tips with Microsoft Word  23 Aug 2004

13.  Global warming: myth-busting books  16 Aug 2004

12.  W.E. Wood  9 Aug 2004

11.  Politics and salinity  2 Aug 2004

10.  The White Album  26 Jul 2004

9.    Distance  19 Jul 2004

8.    Is economics hard hearted?  12 Jul 2004

7.    Government inquiries into salinity  5 Jul 2004

6.    Climate change and scaremongering  28 Jun 2004

5.    Genetically modified organisms  21 Jun 2004

4.    Farmers adopting new practices  14 Jun 2004

3.    The cost of ...  7 Jun 2004

2.    Sustainability  31 May 2004

1.    Research journals  24 May 2004

 

Topic Index

Thinking like an economist

Natural resource management

Agriculture

Water

Politics/policy

Climate change

Behaviour/social issues

Music

Other

 

David Pannell, The University of Western Australia, DavidPannell@uwa.edu.au


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