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Christopher A. Wada

540 Saunders Hall
2424 Maile Way
Honolulu, HI 96822

Telephone: 808.956.2325
e-mail: cawada@hawaii.edu

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Curriculum Vitae



Ph.D., Economics, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2010

M.A., Economics, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2007

B.A., Economics, University of California, Berkeley, 2005


Selected Publications

Wada, C., Bremer, L., Burnett, K., Trauernicht, C., Giambelluca, T., Mandle, L., Parsons, E., Weil, C., Kurashima, N., Ticktin, T. 2017. Estimating the cost-effectiveness of Hawaiian dry forest restoration using spatial changes in water yield and landscape flammability under climate change. Pacific Science 71(4), In press. 

Burnett, K., Wada, C., Balderston, A., 2017. Benefit-Cost Analysis of Watershed Conservation on Hawai'i Island. Ecological Economics 131, 262-274. 

Endo, A., Burnett, K., Orencio, P.M., Kumazawa, T., Wada, C.A., Ishii, A., Tsurita, I., Taniguchi, M., 2015. Methods of the Water-Energy-Food Nexus. Water 7, 5806-5830.

Roumasset, J., Wada, C.A., 2015. Payments for watershed services as adaptation to climate change: Upstream conservation and downstream aquifer management. Water Economics and Policy 1(1), 1450003. 

Roumasset, J., Wada, C.A., 2014. Energy, Backstop Endogeneity, and the Optimal Use of Groundwater. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 96(5), 1363-1371. 

Burnett, K., Wada, C.A., 2014. Optimal groundwater management when recharge is declining: a method for valuing the recharge benefits of watershed conservation. Environmental Economics and Policy Studies 16(3), 263-278. 

Endress, L., Pongkijvorasin, S., Roumasset, J., Wada, C.A., 2014. Intergenerational Equity with Individual Impatience in a Model of Optimal and Sustainable Growth. Resource and Energy Economics 36(2), 620-635. 

Roumasset, J., Wada, C.A., 2013. A dynamic approach to PES pricing and finance of interlinked ecosystem services: Watershed conservation and groundwater management. Ecological Economics 87, 24-33.

Burnett, K., D'Evelyn, S., Loope, L., Wada, C.A., 2012. An economic approach to assessing import policies designed to prevent the arrival of invasive species: the case of Puccinia psidii in Hawaii. Environmental Science & Policy 19-20, 158-168. 

Roumasset, J.A., Wada, C.A., 2012. Ordering the extraction of renewable resources: The case of multiple aquifers. Resource and Energy Economics 34(1), 112-128.