Katharine R. E. Sims

Amherst College - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

P.O. Box 5000

Amherst, MA 01002-5000

United States

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

The Ecological Footprint of Poverty Alleviation: Evidence from Mexico's Oportunidades Program

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Amherst College - Department of Economics
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Poverty and Environment, Deforestation, Conditional Cash-Transfers, Spillover Effects, Economic Development

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Conservation and Development: Evidence from Thai Protected Areas

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
Katharine R. E. Sims
Amherst College - Department of Economics
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Conservation, Development, Protected Areas, Poverty, Environmental Regulation, Landuse, Land Conservation

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More Strictly Protected Areas are Not Necessarily More Protective: Evidence from Bolivia, Costa Rica, Indonesia, and Thailand

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Jan 2015
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Sonoma State University - School of Business and Economics, The Nature Conservancy, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Duke University and Amherst College - Department of Economics
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impact evaluation, treatment effects, counterfactual, reserves, sustainable use, integrated management

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Disruption, Achievement and the Heterogeneous Benefits of Smaller Classes

NBER Working Paper No. w15812
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2010
Graham McKee, Steven G. Rivkin and Katharine R. E. Sims
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Amherst College - Department of Economics and Amherst College - Department of Economics
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Estimating the Impacts of Conservation on Ecosystem Services and Poverty by Integrating Modeling and Evaluation

Ferraro, P. J., Hanauer, M. M., Miteva, D. A., Nelson, J. L., Pattanayak, S. K., Nolte, C., & Sims, K. R. (2015). Estimating the impacts of conservation on ecosystem services and poverty by integrating modeling and evaluation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(24), 7420-7425.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Sonoma State University - School of Business and Economics, The Nature Conservancy, The Nature Conservancy, Duke University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Natural Resources & Environment and Amherst College - Department of Economics
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parks, avoided emissions, tropical forest, sequestration, quasi-experiment

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Conditions Associated with Protected Area Success in Conservation and Poverty Reduction

PNAS, Vol. 108, No. 34, August 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Jan 2015
Paul J. Ferraro, Merlin Hanauer and Katharine R. E. Sims
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Sonoma State University - School of Business and Economics and Amherst College - Department of Economics
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evaluation, parks, tropical forest, nonparametric, matching