Robert O. Mendelsohn

Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Professor

195 Prospect Street

New Haven, CT 06511

United States

Yale University

Professor

New Haven, CT 06520

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

A Discrete-Continuous Choice Model of Climate Change Impacts on Energy

Yale SOM Working Paper No. ES-43
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jun 2005
Erin T. Mansur, Robert O. Mendelsohn and Wendy Morrison
Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and Texas A&M University
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climate change, energy demand

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Thinking Through the Climate Change Challenge

CLIMATE CHANGE AND COMMON SENSE: ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF TOM SCHELLING, R. Hahn and A. Ulph, eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, Indiana University-Bloomington: School of Public & Environmental Affairs Research Paper Series No. 03-03
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
University of Oxford, Smith School, University of California, Berkeley - Energy and Resources Group, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, Bennett Institute for Public Policy, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics, London School of Economics - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Department of Geography and Environment, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, London School of Economics, Grantham Research Institute, University of Oslo, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Department of Economics, University of Hamburg, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, University of Oslo - Department of Economics, Resources for the Future, Milken Institute, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), University of Oxford, University of Maryland, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), University of Manchester - Faculty of Humanities, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Bilthoven), Athens University of Economics and Business, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and Harvard University
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Environmental Policy, Tom Schelling, Climate Change, Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Can China Continue Feeding Itself? The Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4470
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Chinese Academy of Sciences - Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Climate Change, Crops &Crop Management Systems, Global Environment Facility, Common Property Resource Development, Rural Development Knowledge &Information Systems

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A Critique of the Stern Report

Regulation, Vol 29, No.4, Winter 2006-2007 pp. 42-46
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jan 2007
Robert O. Mendelsohn
Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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robert mendelsohn, a critique of the stern report, climate change, greenhouse gases, adaptation, extreme weather, non-market damages, knock-on damages, abatement costs,

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Climate Change Adaptation in Africa: A Microeconomic Analysis of Livestock Choice

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4277
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Downloads 301 (99,135)
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Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Wildlife Resources, Peri-Urban Communities, Rural Urban Linkages, Climate Change

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Changing Farm Types and Irrigation as an Adaptation to Climate Change in Latin American Agriculture

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4161
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Robert O. Mendelsohn and S. Niggol Seo
Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies
Downloads 288 (104,050)
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Climate Change, Crops & Crop Management Systems, Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Agriculture & Farming Systems, Rural Development Knowledge&Information Systems

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Climate Change Impacts on Animal Husbandry in Africa: A Ricardian Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4261
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Climate Change, Dairies & Dairying, Wildlife Resources

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Endogenous Irrigation: The Impact of Climate Change on Farmers in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4278
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pradeep Kurukulasuriya and Robert O. Mendelsohn
United Nations Development Programme and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Downloads 267 (112,730)
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Climate Change, Environmental Economics & Policies, Water Supply and Systems, Water Resources Assessment, Global Environment Facility

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Crop Selection: Adapting to Climage Change in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4307
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pradeep Kurukulasuriya and Robert O. Mendelsohn
United Nations Development Programme and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Downloads 232 (130,144)
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Climate Change, Agriculture & Farming Systems, Renewable Energy, Global Environment Facility

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How Will Climate Change Shift Agro-Ecological Zones and Impact African Agriculture?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4717
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pradeep Kurukulasuriya and Robert O. Mendelsohn
United Nations Development Programme and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Climate Change, Common Property Resource Development, Forestry, Crops & Crop Management Systems, Global Environment Facility

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A Ricardian Analysis of the Impact of Climate Change on Latin American Farms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4163
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Climate Change, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Agriculture & Farming Systems, Crops & Crop Management Systems, Common Property Resource Development

A Ricardian Analysis of the Impact of Climate Change on European Agriculture

FEEM Working Paper No. 83.2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2014
Steven Van Passel, Emanuele Massetti and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Hasselt University, Georgia Institute of Technology and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Ricardian Analysis, Climate Change, European Agriculture, Climate Change Economics, Quantile Regression

A Ricardian Analysis of the Impact of Climate Change on European Agriculture

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4842
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Steven Van Passel, Emanuele Massetti and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Hasselt University, Georgia Institute of Technology and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Ricardian analysis, climate change, European agriculture, climate change economics, quantile regression

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A Ricardian Analysis of the Impact of Climate Change on African Cropland

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4305
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Pradeep Kurukulasuriya and Robert O. Mendelsohn
United Nations Development Programme and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Climate Change, Environmental Economics & Policies, Global Environment Facility, Common Property Resource Development, Crops & Crop Management Systems

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A Ricardian Analysis of the Distribution of Climate Change Impacts on Agriculture Across Agro-Ecological Zones in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4599
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, University of Pretoria and United Nations Development Programme
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Climate Change, Global Environment Facility, Common Property Resource Development, Rural Poverty Reduction, Transport and Environment

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The Impact of Climate Change on Livestock Management in Africa: A Structural Ricardian Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4279
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Wildlife Resources, Rural Urban Linkages, Peri-Urban Communities, Dairies & Dairying

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How China's Farmers Adapt to Climate Change

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4758
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jinxia Wang, Robert O. Mendelsohn, Ariel Dinar and Jikun Huang
Chinese Academy of Sciences - Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Downloads 148 (195,286)
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Climate Change, Rural Poverty Reduction, Common Property Resource Development, Agriculture & Farming Systems

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Climate Change, Irrigation, and Israeli Agriculture: Will Warming Be Harmful?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4135
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Aliza Fleischer, Ivgenia Lichtman and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Agricultural Economics and Management, Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Climate Change, Water Supply and Sanitation Governance and Institutions, Water Supply and Systems, Water and Industry, Common Property Resource Development

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An Analysis of Crop Choice: Adapting to Climate Change in Latin American Farms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4162
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Climate Change, Rural Poverty Reduction, Agriculture & Farming Systems, Global Environment Facility

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The Impact of Climate Change on Global Tropical Storm Damages

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5562
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Robert O. Mendelsohn, Kerry Emanuel and Shun Chonabayashi
Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Climate Change Economics, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases, Hazard Risk Management, Science of Climate Change, Global Environment Facility

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The Impact of Climate Change on Hurricane Damages in the United States

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5561
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Robert O. Mendelsohn, Kerry Emanuel and Shun Chonabayashi
Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Climate Change Economics, Climate Change Mitigation and Green House Gases, Hazard Risk Management, Science of Climate Change, Global Environment Facility

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Estimating Ricardian Models with Panel Data

FEEM Working Paper No. 50.2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Emanuele Massetti and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Georgia Institute of Technology and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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climate change, impacts, agriculture, hedonic models

Estimating Ricardian Models with Panel Data

NBER Working Paper No. w17101
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Emanuele Massetti and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Georgia Institute of Technology and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Differential Adaptation Strategies to Climate Change in African Cropland by Agro-Ecological Zones

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4600
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Yale University, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, United Nations Development Programme, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and University of Pretoria
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Climate Change, Food & Beverage Industry, Renewable Energy, Rural Poverty Reduction

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Climate Change and Agriculture in Sri Lanka: A Ricardian Valuation

Environment and Development Economics, Vol. 10, No. 5, pp. 581-196, 2005
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
S. Niggol Seo, Robert O. Mendelsohn and Mohan Munasinghe
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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A Structural Ricardian Analysis of Climate Change Impacts and Adaptations in African Agriculture

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4603
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Agriculture & Farming Systems, Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Climate Change, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems

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An Analysis of Livestock Choice: Adapting to Climate Change in Latin American Farms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4164
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Climate Change, Wildlife Resources, Peri-Urban Communities, Rural Urban Linkages

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Weighing the Value of a Ton of Pollution

Regulation, Vol. 33, No. 2, p. 20, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Nicholas Z. Muller and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Carbon Storage and Bioenergy: Using Forests for Climate Mitigation

FEEM Working Paper No. 009.2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Alice Favero, Robert O. Mendelsohn and Brent Sohngen
Georgia Institute of Technology, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Agricultural, Environmental & Development Economics
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Climate Change, Woody Biomass, Carbon Sequestration, BECCS, Forestry, Carbon Mitigation, Integrated Assessment Model

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Using Degree Days to Value Farmland

FEEM Working Paper No. 012.2015
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Feb 2015
Emanuele Massetti, Robert O. Mendelsohn and Shun Chonabayashi
Georgia Institute of Technology, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and World Bank
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Degree Days, Climate Change Impacts, Agriculture, Land Values

Using Degree Days to Value Farmland

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5148
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jan 2015
Emanuele Massetti, Robert O. Mendelsohn and Shun Chonabayashi
Georgia Institute of Technology, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and World Bank
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degree days, climate change impacts, agriculture, land values

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Long-Term Adaptation: Selecting Farm Types Across Agro-Ecological Zones in Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4602
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, United Nations Development Programme and University of Pretoria
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Crops & Crop Management Systems, Climate Change, Agriculture & Farming Systems, Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems

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A Ricardian Analysis of the Impact of Climate Change on Italian Agriculture

CMCC Research Paper No. 283, FEEM Working Paper No. 23.2017
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Jun 2017
ETH Zurich, Georgia Institute of Technology, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and University of Naples Federico II
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Ricardian Analysis, Climate Change, Italian Agriculture, Regional Analysis, Panel Data

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Measuring Hazardous Waste Damages with Panel Models

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT 22, 259-271 (1992)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Feb 2016
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Resource and Rural Economics Division, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Independent, Independent and University of Illinois at Chicago
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hedonic analysis, hazardous waste, new bedford, panel data, natural resouce damage assesment

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The Impact of Climate Change on the Brazilian Agriculture: A Ricardian Study at Microregion Level

CMCC Research Paper No. 200
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Jul 2015
Georgia Institute of Technology, Brazilian Agricultural Research Coporation - Embrapa, Brazilian Agricultural Research Coporation - Embrapa and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Differential Adaptation Strategies by Agro-Ecological Zones in African Livestock Management

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4601
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
S. Niggol Seo, Robert O. Mendelsohn, Ariel Dinar and Pradeep Kurukulasuriya
Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and United Nations Development Programme
Downloads 42 (411,590)
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Livestock & Animal Husbandry, Wildlife Resources, Peri-Urban Communities, Rural Urban Linkages, Dairies & Dairying

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Evaluating the Global Role of Woody Biomass as a Mitigation Strategy

FEEM Working Paper No. 37.2013, CMCC Research Paper No. 0175
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 May 2013
Alice Favero and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Georgia Institute of Technology and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Bio-energy, Carbon Sequestration, Forestry, Integrated Assessment Model

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Can the Global Forest Sector Survive 11°C Warming?

FEEM Working Paper No. 40.2017
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Sep 2017
Alice Favero, Robert O. Mendelsohn and Brent Sohngen
Georgia Institute of Technology, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Agricultural, Environmental & Development Economics
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Climate change, RCP 8.5, Forestry, Dynamic optimization, Timber market

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Do Temperature Thresholds Threaten American Farmland?

FEEM Working Paper No. 43.2017
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Sep 2017
Emanuele Massetti and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Georgia Institute of Technology and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Agriculture, Climate Change, Weather, Crop Yields, Ricardian, Threshold

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A Theoretical Foundation for Count Data Models

American Journal of Agricultural Econoimcs 75 (August 1993): 604-611
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Feb 2016
Daniel Hellerstein and Robert O. Mendelsohn
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Resource and Rural Economics Division and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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count data, repeat discrete choice, travel cost analysis, welfare analysis

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Development and the Impact of Climate Change on Energy Demand: Evidence from Brazil

Climate Change Economics (CCE), Forthcoming
Posted: 02 Jun 2011
Guilherme Depaula and Robert O. Mendelsohn
Yale University - School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

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Climate change, Brazil, energy demand, cross-section model

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How Chinese Farmers Change Crop Choice to Adapt to Climate Change

Climate Change Economics (CCE), Vol. 1, Issue 3, 2010
Posted: 30 May 2011
Jinxia Wang, Robert O. Mendelsohn, Ariel Dinar and Jikun Huang
Chinese Academy of Sciences - Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy, Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

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Climate change, crop choice, adaptation, China

Land Use and Climate Change Interactions

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 309-332, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Robert O. Mendelsohn and Ariel Dinar
Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and University of California, Riverside (UCR)

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Land Use and Climate Change Interactions

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 309-332, 2009
Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Robert O. Mendelsohn and Ariel Dinar
Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and University of California, Riverside (UCR)

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The Economic Valuation of Environmental Amenities and Disamenities: Methods and Applications

Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol. 34, pp. 325-347, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Robert O. Mendelsohn and Sheila M. Olmstead
Yale University - School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and LBJ School of Public Affairs

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