Positions

Overview

  • I am trained in Non-market Economics, Benefit-Cost Analysis, and Economic Impact Analysis. Areas of interest include Public Lands and Recreation, Fish and Wildlife (especially endangered species), Real Estate, and the Local Food movement.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2018 Public values on offshore wind farmEnvironmental Economics and Policy Studies.  20:225-240. 2018
    2018 When a Good Is a Bad (or a Bad Is a Good)-Analysis of Data from an Ambiguous Nonmarket Valuation SettingSustainability.  10:208-208. 2018
    2009 Joint estimation of discount rates and willingness to pay for public goodsEcological Economics.  68:2751-2759. 2009
    2005 Consumer Preferences for Locally Made Specialty Food Products Across Northern New England 2005
    2005 Computational methods for measuring the difference of empirical distributionsAmerican Journal of Agricultural Economics.  87:353-365. 2005
    2003 RESEARCH NOTE: INTERNATIONAL SPORT FISHING: THE CASE OF THE GERMAN ANGLER IN ALASKATourism Analysis.  8:89-94. 2003
    2002 Economic benefit of the protection program for the Steller sea lionMarine Policy.  26:451-458. 2002
    2002 Classroom Games: The Allocation of Renewable Resources Under Different Property Rights and Regulation SchemesThe Journal of Economic Education.  33:236-253. 2002
    2002 Classroom games: The allocation of renewable resources under different property rights and regulation schemesJournal of Economic Education.  33:236-253. 2002
    2001 A Comparison of Willingness to Pay Estimation Techniques From Referendum QuestionsEnvironmental and Resource Economics.  20:331-346. 2001
    2001 A comparison of willingness to pay estimation techniques from referendum questions - Application to endangered fishEnvironmental and Resource Economics.  20:331-346. 2001
    1999 Two valuation questions in one survey: is it a recipe for sequencing and instrument context effects?Applied Economics.  31:957-964. 1999
    1999 Internal and external scope in willingness-to-pay estimates for threatened and endangered wildlifeAdvances in Environmental Research Journal of Environmental Management Advances in Environmental Research.  56:221-229. 1999
    An Investigation Into Travel Cost MetricsNorthwest Journal of Business and Economics.  81-91.
    Building Wealth through Ownership: Resident-Owned Manufactured Housing Communities in New HampshireJournal of Extension
    Demand Analysis and Visitor Preferences for the Chena River Recreation Area, AlaskaJournal of Park and Recreation Administration.  19.
    German Participation in Alaska Sport Fisheries in 1998Alaska Fishery Research Bulletin.  9:27-43.
    Internal and External Scope in Willingness to Pay Estimates for Threatened and Endangered WildlifeAdvances in Environmental Research Journal of Environmental Management Advances in Environmental Research.  56:89-112.
    Motivations in Willingness to Pay Estimates across Geographically Embedded SamplesJournal of International Wildlife Law and Policy.  7:57-72.
    Payment Schedules, Discount Rates, and Valuation of Public GoodsEcological Economics.  68:2751-2759.
    Resident-Owned Manufactured Home Communities in New HampshireNational Association of Housing Cooperatives.  2006.
    The Effect of Cooperative Ownership on Appreciation of Manufactured HousingCooperative Housing Journal

    Article

    Year Title
    2002 Simple Computational Methods for Measuring the Difference of Empirical Distributions: Application to Internal and External Scope Tests in Contingent Valuation 2002
    2002 TEMPORAL PAYMENT ISSUES IN CONTINGENT VALUATION ANALYSIS 2002
    Simple Computational Methods for Measuring the Difference of Empirical Distributions: Application to Internal and External Scope Tests in Contingent Valuation

    Conference Proceeding

    Year Title
    2009 "Consumer Willingness to Pay for Locally Made Specialty Food in New Hampshire: Effects of Promotional and Local Branding Programs."Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 548-548. 2009
    1998 Economic and ecological sustainability on the Colorado Plateau.American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 1162-1163. 1998
    1998 Valuation of multiple public goods: Investigating sequencing and context bias.American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 1211-1211. 1998

    Teaching Activities

  • Intro to Natural Resource Econ Taught course 2019
  • Land Economics Perspectives Taught course 2019
  • Environmental Economics Taught course 2018
  • Fundamentals of Real Estate Taught course 2018
  • Environmental Economics Taught course 2017
  • Fundamentals of Real Estate Taught course 2017
  • Being a Locavore Taught course 2017
  • Land Economics Perspectives Taught course 2017
  • Environmental Economics Taught course 2016
  • Field Experience Taught course 2016
  • Fundamentals of Real Estate Taught course 2016
  • Intro to Natural Resource Econ Taught course 2016
  • Land Economics Perspectives Taught course 2016
  • Environmental Economics Taught course 2015
  • Fundamentals of Real Estate Taught course 2015
  • Being a Locavore Taught course 2015
  • Mktg Comm Res: Method Foundatn Taught course 2015
  • Environmental Economics Taught course 2014
  • Fundamentals of Real Estate Taught course 2014
  • Intro to Natural Resource Econ Taught course 2014
  • Mktg Comm Res: Method Foundatn Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Economics, Ithaca College
  • M.S. Agricultural and Resource Economics, West Virginia University
  • Ph.D. Agricultural and Resource Economics, Colorado State University
  • Full Name

  • Kelly Giraud