Economics, Policy, Management, and Society

Research in this area includes assessing resource potential to provide goods and services, developing and assessing natural resource planning techniques, evaluating policies and programs, and using analytical techniques in guiding resource management decisions. Policy analysis and modeling to assess forest planning alternatives have been especially visible efforts over the past several years.

Education and outreach: Carlson

Human dimensions of natural resources: Davenport, Nelson

Management, harvesting, and marketing: Blinn, Hoganson

Policy, economics and taxation: Blinn, Hoganson, Kilgore