Distinguished Professor of Agricultural and Environmental Economics
Director, Environment and Natural Resources Institute
College of Agricultural Sciences
Email: 
jshortle@psu.edu
Phone number(s): 
(814) 865-7657
Office Address: 
111D Ferguson Building
PSIEE Research Theme: 
Climate and Ecosystem Change
Water and Biogeochemical Cycles
General
Research Summary: 

Research focus is on the design of economic incentives for managing environmental externalities. A second interest is integrated assessment for environmental decision making. Applications address water resources, agri-environmental policy and climate change. Current research projects examine economic and policy design issues for nutrient pollution and stormwater management as well as integrated assessment models for climate change.