• Ju-Chin Huang is a professor in the Department of Economics at Paul College. Her research focuses on methodologies and applications of non-market valuation. She has worked on a wide variety of topics including economic valuation of water quality, air quality, highway noise, recreation sites, solid waste management, hydrographic surveys, and food risk perceptions. Motivated by environmental valuation, she has also developed econometric techniques in the area of nonparametric estimation and ridge regression to improve welfare estimation in evaluating public policies.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2018 Sustainable and Resilient Design of Interdependent Water and Energy Systems: A Conceptual Modeling Framework for Tackling Complexities at the Infrastructure-Human-Resource NexusSustainability.  10:1845-1845. 2018
    2016 Sustaining and enhancing local and organic agriculture: assessing consumer issues in New HampshireAgroecology and Sustainable Food Systems.  40:69-95. 2016
    2016 Valuing Public Goods through Demand for Related CommoditiesAmerican Journal of Agricultural Economics.  98:231-253. 2016
    2015 Model selection and misspecification in discrete choice welfare analysisApplied Economics.  47:4153-4167. 2015
    2014 Weather conditions and outdoor recreation: A study of New England ski areasEcological Economics.  106:56-68. 2014
    2013 Impacts of property taxation on residential real estate developmentJournal of Housing Economics.  22:45-53. 2013
    2011 Managing Municipal Solid Waste with Unit-Based Pricing: Policy Effects and Responsiveness to PricingLand Economics.  87:645-660. 2011
    2011 Property tax shifting under imperfect competitionApplied Economics.  43:139-152. 2011
    2010 Deriving Benefit Measures with Higher Precision: A Study of Economic Values of Air QualityLand Economics.  86:727-745. 2010
    2009 Post-Injury Work Outcomes RevisitedSouthern Economic Journal.  76:47-66. 2009
    2008 Semi-parametric discrete choice measures of willingness to payEconomics Letters.  101:91-94. 2008
    2007 Analyzing Unit Pricing of Waste Management Using Treatment Effects ModelsInternational Advances in Economic Research.  13:401-402. 2007
    2007 Economic Valuation of Beach Erosion ControlMarine Resource Economics.  22:221-238. 2007
    2004 Risk Valuation in the Presence of Risky Substitutes: An Application to Demand for SeafoodJournal of Agricultural & Applied Economics.  36:213-228. 2004
    2004 Consumer Perceived Economic Value of Electronic ChartsInternational Hydrographic Review.  5:37-48. 2004
    2002 Monte Carlo Benchmarks for Discrete Response Valuation Methods: ReplyLand Economics.  78:617-623. 2002
    2002 An Hedonic Analysis of the Effects of Lake Water Clarity on New Hampshire Lakefront PropertiesAgricultural and Resource Economics Review.  31:39-46. 2002
    2001 Environmental Conditions, Reservation Prices, and Time on the Market for HousingJournal of Real Estate Finance and Economics.  22:203-219. 2001
    2001 Precision of dichotomous choice contingent valuation welfare measures: some simulation resultsApplied Economics.  33:91-101. 2001
    2000 Measuring Recreation Benefits of Quality Improvements with Revealed and Stated Behavior DataResource and Energy Economics.  22. 2000
    2000 A nonparametric multiple choice method within the random utility frameworkJournal of Econometrics.  97:207-225. 2000
    1999 Improving the estimation precision for a selected parameter in multiple regression analysis: an algebraic approachEconomics Letters.  62:261-264. 1999
    1999 Are Hypothetical Referenda Incentive Compatible? A commentJournal of Political Economy.  107:186-196. 1999
    1998 Information and Risk Perception: A Dynamic Adjustment ProcessRisk Analysis.  18:689-699. 1998
    1998 Weak complementarity and productionEconomics Letters.  60:329-333. 1998
    1998 Part-Whole Bias in Contingent Valuation: Will Scope Effects Be Detected with Inexpensive Survey Methods?Southern Economic Journal.  65:160-160. 1998
    1998 Monte Carlo Benchmarks for Discrete Response Valuation MethodsLand Economics.  74:186-186. 1998
    1997 Willingness to Pay for Quality Improvements: Should Revealed and Stated Preference Data Be Combined?Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.  34:240-255. 1997
    1995 Can Markets Value Air Quality? A Meta-Analysis of Hedonic Property Value ModelsJournal of Political Economy.  103:209-227. 1995
    1993 Hedonic models and air pollution: Twenty-five years and countingEnvironmental and Resource Economics.  3:381-394. 1993
    Construct Validity of Dichotomous and Polychotomous Choice Contingent Valuation QuestionsEnvironmental and Resource Economics.  11:107-116.
    Correcting On-Site Sampling Bias: A New Method with Application to Recreation Demand AnalysisLand Economics
    Estimating Treatment Effects of Unit-Based Pricing of Household Solid Waste DisposalAgricultural and Resource Economics Review.  1-23.
    Welfare Analysis Based on Discrete Choice Models: The Representative Consumer Approximation Bias In the Presence of Nonlinear Income EffectsEnvironmental and Resource Economics


    Year Title
    Property Taxation, Local Zoning, and Metropolitan DensityState Tax Notes.  51:279-280.


    Year Title
    2012 Preference Data for Environmental Valuation Combining Revealed and Stated Approaches 2012


    Year Title
    2014 Household Preferences for Alternative Trash and Recycling Services in Small Towns: Is Single Stream the Future of Rural Recycling? 2014
    2011 Combined Conjoint-Travel Cost Demand Model for Measuring the Impact of Erosion and Erosion Control Programs on Beach Recreation 2011
    2011 Combining Dichotomous Choice Willingness-to-Pay Response and Recreation Demand Data 2011
    2011 Conclusions and Future Research 2011
    2011 Introduction 2011

    Teaching Activities

  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2019
  • Inter. Microeconomics w/Calc Taught course 2019
  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2018
  • Mathematical Economics Taught course 2018
  • Environmental Valuation Taught course 2018
  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2018
  • Principles of Economics Micro Taught course 2017
  • Mathematical Economics Taught course 2017
  • Principles of Economics Micro Taught course 2017
  • Principles of Economics Micro Taught course 2017
  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2016
  • Mathematical Economics Taught course 2016
  • Econometrics II Taught course 2016
  • Environmental Valuation Taught course 2016
  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2015
  • Principles of Economics Micro Taught course 2015
  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2015
  • Principles of Economics Micro Taught course 2015
  • Inter Microeconomic Analysis Taught course 2014
  • Introduction to Econometrics Taught course 2014
  • Environmental Valuation Taught course 2014
  • Introduction to Econometrics Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.S. Agricultural Economics, National Taiwan University
  • M.S. Economics, North Carolina State University
  • Ph.D. Economics & Statistics, North Carolina State University
  • Full Name

  • Ju-Chin Huang