Allen Blackman

Resources for the Future

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

The Evidence Base for Environmental and Socioeconomic Impacts of ‘Sustainable’ Certification

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 31 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Allen Blackman and Jorge E. Rivera
Resources for the Future and George Washington University - School of Business
Downloads 415 (25,622)
Citation 1

Abstract:

sustainable, certification, eco-label, literature review

2.

Shade-Grown Coffee: Simulation and Policy Analysis for Coastal Oaxaca, Mexico

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 05-61
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jan 2006
Resources for the Future, Oregon State University - Applied Economics/FES, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Resources for the Future
Downloads 149 (156,149)
Citation 2

Abstract:

coffee farming, decision analysis, numerical modeling, Monte Carlo, price variability

3.

Does Disclosure Reduce Pollution? Evidence from India's Green Rating Project

RFF Discussion Paper No. 08-38
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Oct 2008
The Brattle Group, Resources for the Future, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and World Bank
Downloads 108 (197,063)
Citation 2

Abstract:

public disclosure, pollution control, India, pulp and paper

4.

Voluntary Environmental Agreements in Developing Countries: The Colombian Experience

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 12-06
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2012
Resources for the Future, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 84 (202,145)
Citation 2

Abstract:

voluntary environmental agreement, pollution, Colombia

5.

Voluntary Environmental Regulation in Developing Countries: Mexico’s Clean Industry Program

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 07-36-REV
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2010
Resources for the Future, Oklahoma State University - Tulsa, Duke University, National Institute of Ecology and Government of Mexico - Instituto Nacional de Ecología
Downloads 81 (245,981)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Voluntary Environmental Regulation, Duration Analysis, Propensity Score Matching, Mexico

6.

Tailored Regulation: Will Voluntary Site-Specific Environmental Performance Standards Improve Welfare?

FEEM Working Paper No. 76.2000
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Nov 2000
Allen Blackman and James Boyd
Resources for the Future and Resources for the Future
Downloads 81 (251,430)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Tailored regulation, voluntary regulation, site-specific, performance standards, regulatory reform

7.

Does Eco-Certification have Environmental Benefits? Organic Coffee in Costa Rica

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 10-58
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Nov 2010
Allen Blackman and Maria Naranjo
Resources for the Future and Tropical Agricultural and Higher Education Center
Downloads 75 (240,811)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Certification, Coffee, Costa Rica, Propensity Score Matching

8.

User Financing in a National Payments for Environmental Services Program: Costa Rican Hydropower

RFF Discussion Paper No. 09-04-REV
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Allen Blackman and Richard T. Woodward
Resources for the Future and Texas A&M University - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 53 (305,615)

Abstract:

payments for environmental services, voluntary regulation, hydroelectricity, Costa Rica

9.

Land Cover Change in Mixed Agroforestry: Shade Coffee in El Salvador

RFF Discussion Paper No. 08-30
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
Resources for the Future, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Resources for the Future
Downloads 53 (293,357)
Citation 2

Abstract:

agroforestry, shade coffee, land cover, El Salvador, spatial econometrics

10.

Does Forest Certification in Developing Countries Have Environmental Benefits? Insights from Mexican Corrective Action Requests

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 14-06
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 May 2014
Allen Blackman, Alicia Raimondi and Fred Cubbage
Resources for the Future, North Carolina State University and North Carolina State University
Downloads 44 (249,594)

Abstract:

forest certification, ecolabel, corrective action request, Mexico

11.

Does Tourism Eco-Certification Pay? Costa Rica's Blue Flag Program

Resources for the Future DP 12-50
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Resources for the Future, Tropical Agricultural and Higher Education Center, Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza (CATIE), Tropical Agricultural and Higher Education Center and George Washington University - School of Business
Downloads 43 (308,243)

Abstract:

Costa Rica, eco-certification, propensity score matching, tourism

12.

What Drives Voluntary Eco-Certification in Mexico?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Allen Blackman and Santiago Guerrero
Resources for the Future and University of California, Berkeley - Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 40 (345,395)
Citation 3

Abstract:

voluntary environmental regulation, duration analysis, Mexico

13.

Does Eco-Certification Boost Regulatory Compliance in Developing Countries? ISO 14001 in Mexico

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 11-39
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Jan 2012
Allen Blackman
Resources for the Future
Downloads 35 (358,295)

Abstract:

voluntary environmental regulation, duration analysis, propensity score matching, Mexico

14.

Agroforestry Price Supports as a Conservation Tool: Mexican Shade Coffee

RFF Discussion Paper No. 08-48-REV
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2013
Beatriz Ávalos-Sartorio and Allen Blackman
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Resources for the Future
Downloads 34 (365,007)

Abstract:

mixed agroforestry, shade-grown coffee, Mexico, price supports

15.

Fuel Tax Incidence in Developing Countries: The Case of Costa Rica

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
Allen Blackman, Rebecca Osakwe and Francisco Alpizar
Resources for the Future, CATIE-SEBSA and Tropical Agricultural and Higher Education Center
Downloads 31 (361,551)
Citation 1

Abstract:

fuel tax incidence, transportation, Costa Rica

16.

Environmental and Economic Impacts of Growing Certified Organic Coffee in Colombia

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 15-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Marcela Ibanez and Allen Blackman
University of Goettingen (Gottingen) and Resources for the Future
Downloads 25 (259,034)

Abstract:

organic certification, coffee, Colombia, difference-in-differences matching

17.

What Drives Participation in State Voluntary Cleanup Programs? Evidence from Oregon

RFF Discussion Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2008
Resources for the Future, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, School of Public and International Affairs, Virginia Tech and Resources for the Future
Downloads 21 (416,486)

Abstract:

environment, hazardous waste, brownfields, contaminated property, duration analysis, Oregon

18.

Voluntary Environmental Programs at Contaminated Properties: Perspectives from U.S. Regulators and Program Participants

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jun 2010
School of Public and International Affairs, Virginia Tech, Resources for the Future, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
Downloads 20 (431,267)

Abstract:

Voluntary Cleanup, Brownfields, Contamination, Redevelopment, Remediation

19.

Effects of Protected Areas on Forest Cover Change and Local Communities: Evidence from the Peruvian Amazon

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Jun 2015
World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Resources for the Future, Carnegie Institution for Science - Department of Global Ecology and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 16 (316,152)

Abstract:

conservation, deforestation, protected areas, poverty, land use, land conservation

20.

Does Eco-Certification Stem Tropical Deforestation? Forest Stewardship Council Certification in Mexico

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper 15-36
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Resources for the Future, Columbia University, Department of Economics and National Institute of Ecology
Downloads 10 (277,539)

Abstract:

eco-label, certification, forest cover change, Mexico

21.

A Contingent Valuation Approach to Estimating Regulatory Costs: Mexico's Day Without Driving Program

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper 15-21
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jun 2015
Resources for the Future, Tropical Agricultural and Higher Education Center, Goeteborg University - School of Economics & Commercial Law and National Institute of Ecology
Downloads 7 (398,860)

Abstract:

contingent valuation, driving restrictions, regulatory cost

22.

Voluntary Environmental Agreements When Regulatory Capacity is Weak

Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 48, Issue 4, pp. 682-702, 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Sep 2010
Allen Blackman, Thomas P. Lyon and Nicholas Sisto
Resources for the Future, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)
Downloads 1 (544,625)
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Land Cover in a Managed Forest Ecosystem: Mexican Shade Coffee

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 90, No. 1, pp. 216-231, February 2008
Posted: 29 Jan 2008
Resources for the Future, Oregon State University - Applied Economics/FES, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Informal Sector Pollution Control: What Policy Options Do We Have?

World Development, Vol. 28, Issue 12, December 2000
Posted: 10 Sep 2001
Allen Blackman
Resources for the Future

Abstract:

informal sector, environmental policy, Latin America, Mexico