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James W. Boyd

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First Name:James
Middle Name:W.
Last Name:Boyd
RePEc Short-ID:pbo214


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Working papers

  1. Boyd, James W. & Epanchin-Niell, Rebecca, 2015. "Best Available Science and Imperiled Species Conservation: Challenges, Opportunities, and Partnerships," Discussion Papers dp-15-38, Resources For the Future.
  2. Boyd, James & Ringold, Paul & Krupnick, Alan & Johnston, Robert J. & Weber, Matthew A. & Hall, Kim, 2015. "Ecosystem Services Indicators: Improving the Linkage between Biophysical and Economic Analyses," Discussion Papers dp-15-40, Resources For the Future.
  3. Boyd, James W., 2014. "Measuring the Return on Program-Level Conservation Investments: Three Case Studies of Capabilities and Opportunity," Discussion Papers dp-14-12, Resources For the Future.
  4. Boyd, James & Epanchin-Niell, Rebecca & Siikamaki, Juha, 2012. "Conservation Return on Investment Analysis: A Review of Results, Methods, and New Directions," Discussion Papers dp-12-01, Resources For the Future.
  5. Boyd, James & Manson, Cynthia, 2011. "Attributing Benefits to Voluntary Programs in EPA’s Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery: Challenges and Options," Discussion Papers dp-11-09, Resources For the Future.
  6. Scarlett, Lynn & Boyd, James W., 2011. "Ecosystem Services: Quantification, Policy Applications, and Current Federal Capabilities," Discussion Papers dp-11-13, Resources For the Future.
  7. Boyd, James & Brookshire, David S., 2011. "Ecosystem Good and Service Co-Effects of Terrestrial Carbon Sequestration: Implications for the U.S. Geological Survey’s LandCarbon Methodology," Discussion Papers dp-11-22, Resources For the Future.
  8. Boyd, James, 2010. "Lost Ecosystem Goods and Services as a Measure of Marine Oil Pollution Damages," Discussion Papers dp-10-31, Resources For the Future.
  9. Boyd, James & Krupnick, Alan, 2009. "The Definition and Choice of Environmental Commodities for Nonmarket Valuation," Discussion Papers dp-09-35, Resources For the Future.
  10. Boyd, James W., 2006. "The Non-Market Benefits of Nature: What Should Be Counted in Green GDP?," Discussion Papers dp-06-24, Resources For the Future.
  11. Boyd, James & Banzhaf, H. Spencer, 2006. "What Are Ecosystem Services?," Discussion Papers dp-06-02, Resources For the Future.
  12. Boyd, James & Banzhaf, H. Spencer, 2005. "The Architecture and Measurement of an Ecosystem Services Index," Discussion Papers dp-05-22, Resources For the Future.
  13. Boyd, James, 2004. "Global Compensation for Oil Pollution Damages: The Innovations of the American Oil Pollution Act," Discussion Papers dp-04-36, Resources For the Future.
  14. Boyd, James & Sanchirico, James & Shabman, Leonard, 2004. "Habitat Benefit Assessment and Decisionmaking: A Report to the National Marine Fisheries Service," Discussion Papers dp-04-09, Resources For the Future.
  15. Boyd, James, 2003. "Water Pollution Taxes: A Good Idea Doomed to Failure?," Discussion Papers dp-03-20, Resources For the Future.
  16. Boyd, James & Wainger, Lisa, 2003. "Measuring Ecosystem Service Benefits: The Use of Landscape Analysis to Evaluate Environmental Trades and Compensation," Discussion Papers dp-02-63, Resources For the Future.
  17. Boyd, James, 2001. "Financial Responsibility for Environmental Obligations: Are Bonding and Assurance Rules Fulfilling Their Promise?," Discussion Papers dp-01-42, Resources For the Future.
  18. Boyd, James, 2001. "Financial Assurance Rules and Natural Resource Damage Liability: A Working Marriage?," Discussion Papers dp-01-11, Resources For the Future.
  19. Boyd, James, 2000. "The New Face of the Clean Water Act: A Critical Review of the EPA's Proposed TMDL Rules," Discussion Papers dp-00-12, Resources For the Future.
  20. Boyd, James, 1999. "Environmental Remediation and Economies in Transition," Discussion Papers dp-99-21, Resources For the Future.
  21. Blackman, Allen & Boyd, James, 1999. "Tailored Regulation: Will Voluntary Site-Specific Performance Standards Necessarily Improve Welfare?," Discussion Papers dp-00-03-rev, Resources For the Future.
  22. Boyd, James & Simpson, R. David & Caballero, Kathryn, 1999. "The Law and Economics of Habitat Conservation: Lessons from an Analysis of Easement Acquisitions," Discussion Papers dp-99-32, Resources For the Future.
  23. Krupnick, Alan & Mazurek, Janice & Boyd, James, 1998. "Intel's XL Permit: A Framework for Evaluation," Discussion Papers dp-98-11, Resources For the Future.
  24. Boyd, James, 1998. "Searching for the Profit in Pollution Prevention: Case Studies in the Corporate Evaluation of Environmental Opportunities," Discussion Papers dp-98-30, Resources For the Future.
  25. Boyd, James, 1998. "The Benefits of Improved Environmental Accounting: An Economic Framework to Identify Priorities," Discussion Papers dp-98-49, Resources For the Future.
  26. Brennan, Timothy & Boyd, James, 1996. "Stranded Costs, Takings, and the Law and Economics of Implicit Contracts," Discussion Papers dp-97-02, Resources For the Future.
  27. Boyd, James, 1996. "Banking on "Green Money:" Are Environmental Financial Responsibility Rules Fulfilling Their Promise?," Discussion Papers dp-96-26, Resources For the Future.
  28. Boyd, James, 1996. "The "Regulatory Compact" and Implicit Contracts: Should Stranded Costs Be Recoverable?," Discussion Papers dp-97-01, Resources For the Future.
  29. Brennan, Timothy & Boyd, James, 1996. "Pluralism and Regulatory Failure: When Should Takings Trigger Compensation?," Discussion Papers dp-96-09, Resources For the Future.
  30. Boyd, James & Ingberman, Daniel, 1995. "Should 'State of the Art' Safety Be a Defense Against Liability?," Discussion Papers dp-96-01, Resources For the Future.
  31. Boyd, James & Kunreuther, Howard, 1995. "Retroactive Liability and Future Risk: The Optimal Regulation of Underground Storage Tanks," Discussion Papers dp-96-02, Resources For the Future.


  1. James Boyd & Rebecca Epanchin-Niell & Juha Siikamäki, 2015. "Conservation Planning: A Review of Return on Investment Analysis," Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 9(1), pages 23-42.
  2. Scarlett, Lynn & Boyd, James, 2015. "Ecosystem services and resource management: Institutional issues, challenges, and opportunities in the public sector," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 115(C), pages 3-10.
  3. Boyd, James & Krupnick, Alan J., 2013. "Using Ecological Production Theory to Define and Select Environmental Commodities for Nonmarket Valuation," Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, Northeastern Agricultural and Resource Economics Association, vol. 0(Number 1), pages 1-32, April.
  4. H. Spencer Banzhaf & James Boyd, 2012. "The Architecture and Measurement of an Ecosystem Services Index," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 4(4), pages 1-32, March.
  5. Boyd, James, 2007. "Nonmarket benefits of nature: What should be counted in green GDP?," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 61(4), pages 716-723, March.
  6. Boyd, James & Banzhaf, Spencer, 2007. "What are ecosystem services? The need for standardized environmental accounting units," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 63(2-3), pages 616-626, August.
  7. Timothy J. Brennan & James Boyd, 2006. "Political Economy And The Efficiency Of Compensation For Takings," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 24(1), pages 188-202, January.
  8. James Boyd & Daniel E. Ingberman, 2003. "Fly by Night or Face the Music? Premature Dissolution and the Desirability of Extended Liability," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 5(1), pages 189-232.
  9. Allen Blackman & James Boyd, 2002. "Tailored Regulation: Will Voluntary Site-Specific Environmental Performance Standards Improve Welfare?," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 69(2), pages 309-326, October.
  10. James Boyd & Lisa Wainger, 2002. "Landscape Indicators of Ecosystem Service Benefits," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 84(5), pages 1371-1378.
  11. Boyd, James & Ingberman, Daniel E., 1999. "Do punitive damages promote deterrence?1," International Review of Law and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 19(1), pages 47-68, March.
  12. James Boyd, 1998. "The "Regulatory Compact" and Implicit Contracts: Should Stranded Costs be Recoverable?," The Energy Journal, International Association for Energy Economics, vol. 0(Number 3), pages 69-83.
  13. Brennan, Timothy J & Boyd, James, 1997. "Stranded Costs, Takings, and the Law and Economics of Implicit Constracts," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 11(1), pages 41-54, January.
  14. Boyd, James & Ingberman, Daniel E, 1997. "The Search for Deep Pockets: Is "Extended Liability" Expensive Liability?," Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 13(1), pages 232-258, April.
  15. James Boyd, 1997. "'Green money' in the bank: firm responses to environmental financial responsibility rules," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 18(6), pages 491-506.
  16. Boyd, James & Kunreuther, Howard, 1997. "Retroactive Liability or the Public Purse?," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 11(1), pages 79-90, January.
  17. Boyd, James & Ingberman, Daniel E, 1997. "Should "Relative Safety" Be a Test of Product Liability?," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 26(2), pages 433-473, June.
  18. Boyd, James & Harrington, Winston & Macauley, Molly K, 1996. "The Effects of Environmental Liability on Industrial Real Estate Development," The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 12(1), pages 37-58, January.
  19. James Boyd & Daniel E Ingberman, 1996. "The “Polluter Pays Principle”: Should Liability be Extended When the Polluter Cannot Pay?," The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, Palgrave Macmillan;The Geneva Association, vol. 21(2), pages 182-203, April.
  20. Boyd, James & Ingberman, Daniel E, 1994. "Noncompensatory Damages and Potential Insolvency," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 23(2), pages 895-910, June.
  21. James Boyd, 1994. "Risk, Liability, and Monopoly," International Journal of the Economics of Business, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 1(3), pages 387-403.
  22. Faulhaber, Gerald R & Boyd, James, 1989. "Optimal New-Product Pricing in Regulated Industries," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 1(4), pages 341-358, December.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 28 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (20) 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-04-08 2006-05-13 2010-01-16 2010-05-29 2011-03-19 2011-04-02 2011-05-30. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (8) 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2010-05-29 2011-05-30. Author is listed
  3. NEP-REG: Regulation (3) 2006-01-24 2006-01-24 2006-01-24
  4. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (2) 2011-05-30 2014-06-02
  5. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (2) 2006-05-13 2011-04-02
  6. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2006-01-24
  7. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2006-01-24
  8. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2006-01-24
  9. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (1) 2006-01-24
  10. NEP-MKT: Marketing (1) 2006-01-24
  11. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2006-01-24
  12. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2014-06-02
  13. NEP-TRA: Transition Economics (1) 2006-01-24


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