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James Randall Kahn

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First Name:James
Middle Name:Randall
Last Name:Kahn
RePEc Short-ID:pka1109


Department of Economics
Washington and Lee University

Lexington, Virginia (United States)

(540) 463-8639

RePEc:edi:dewluus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Alexandre Rivas & James F. Casey & James R. Kahn, 2005. "A Preservação Ambiental É Um Bem De Luxo? Um Estudo Sobre Valor De Ecossistemas Na Amazônia," Anais do XXXIII Encontro Nacional de Economia [Proceedings of the 33rd Brazilian Economics Meeting] 138, ANPEC - Associação Nacional dos Centros de Pós-Graduação em Economia [Brazilian Association of Graduate Programs in Economics].


  1. de Rezende, Carlos Eduardo & Kahn, James R. & Passareli, Layra & Vásquez, William F., 2015. "An economic valuation of mangrove restoration in Brazil," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 120(C), pages 296-302.
  2. James Randall Kahn & Carlos Edwar Freitas & Miguel Petrere, 2014. "False Shades of Green: The Case of Brazilian Amazonian Hydropower," Energies, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 7(9), pages 1-20, September.
  3. Corrêa, Maria Angélica de Almeida & Kahn, James R. & Freitas, Carlos Edwar de Carvalho, 2014. "Perverse incentives in fishery management: The case of the defeso in the Brazilian Amazon," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 106(C), pages 186-194.
  4. Alexandre A.F. Rivas & James R. Kahn & Carlos Edwar Freitas & Lawrence E. Hurd & Gregory Cooper, 2013. "The Role of Payments for Ecological Services in the Sustainable Development and Environmental Preservation of the Rainforest: A Case Study of Barcelos, Amazonas, BR," International Journal of Social Ecology and Sustainable Development (IJSESD), IGI Global, vol. 4(3), pages 13-27, July.
  5. Caviglia-Harris, Jill L. & Chambers, Dustin & Kahn, James R., 2009. "Taking the "U" out of Kuznets: A comprehensive analysis of the EKC and environmental degradation," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 68(4), pages 1149-1159, February.
  6. Casey, James F. & Kahn, James R. & Rivas, Alexandre A.F., 2008. "Willingness to accept compensation for the environmental risks of oil transport on the Amazon: A choice modeling experiment," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 67(4), pages 552-559, November.
  7. Casey, James F. & Kahn, James R. & Rivas, Alexandre, 2006. "Willingness to pay for improved water service in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 58(2), pages 365-372, June.
  8. Kahn, James Randall & Franceschi, Dina, 2006. "Beyond Kyoto: A tax-based system for the global reduction of greenhouse gas emissions," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 58(4), pages 778-787, July.
  9. Batabyal, Amitrajeet A. & Kahn, James R. & O'Neill, Robert V., 2003. "On the scarcity value of ecosystem services," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 46(2), pages 334-352, September.
  10. Jill L. Caviglia-Harris & James R. Kahn, 2003. "Carbon annuities and their potential to preserve tropical forests and slow global warming: an application for small-scale farmers," International Journal of Sustainable Development, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 6(3), pages 328-344.
  11. Caviglia-Harris, Jill L. & Kahn, James R. & Green, Trellis, 2003. "Demand-side policies for environmental protection and sustainable usage of renewable resources," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 45(1), pages 119-132, April.
  12. James F. Casey & Jill L. Caviglia-Harris & James R. Kahn & Alexandre Rivas, 2002. "Information and the subsistence farmer's decision to deforest in Latin America," International Journal of Sustainable Development, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 5(4), pages 392-414.
  13. Caviglia, Jill L & Kahn, James R, 2001. "Diffusion of Sustainable Agriculture in the Brazilian Tropical Rain Forest: A Discrete Choice Analysis," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 49(2), pages 311-333, January.
  14. Farmer, Amy & Kahn, James R. & McDonald, Judith A. & O'Neill, Robert, 2001. "Rethinking the optimal level of environmental quality: justifications for strict environmental policy," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 36(3), pages 461-473, March.
  15. Kahn, James R. & Farmer, Amy, 1999. "The double dividend, second-best worlds, and real-world environmental policy," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(3), pages 433-439, September.
  16. James R. Kahn & Robert V. O’Neill, 1999. "Ecological Interaction as a Source of Economic Irreversibility," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 66(2), pages 391-402, October.
  17. David L. Greene & James R. Kahn & Robert C. Gibson, 1999. "Fuel Economy Rebound Effect for U.S. Household Vehicles," The Energy Journal, International Association for Energy Economics, vol. 0(Number 3), pages 1-31.
  18. Kahn, James R. & McDonald, Judith A., 1995. "Third-world debt and tropical deforestation," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 12(2), pages 107-123, February.
  19. Clark, David E. & Kahn, James R., 1989. "The two-stage hedonic wage approach: A methodology for the valuation of environmental amenities," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 16(2), pages 106-120, March.
  20. Kahn, James R. & Kemp, W. Michael, 1985. "Economic losses associated with the degradation of an ecosystem: The case of submerged aquatic vegetation in Chesapeake Bay," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 12(3), pages 246-263, September.


  1. James Kahn & Alexandre Rivas, 2009. "The Sustainable Economic Development of Traditional Peoples," Chapters,in: Post Keynesian and Ecological Economics, chapter 13 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Anna Alberini & James R. Kahn, 2006. "Conclusions," Chapters,in: Handbook on Contingent Valuation, chapter 20 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  3. Anna Alberini & James R. Kahn, 2006. "Introduction," Chapters,in: Handbook on Contingent Valuation, chapter 1 Edward Elgar Publishing.
  4. Steven Stewart & James R. Kahn, 2006. "An Introduction to Choice Modeling for Non-market Valuation," Chapters,in: Handbook on Contingent Valuation, chapter 7 Edward Elgar Publishing.


  1. Anna Alberini & James R. Kahn (ed.), 2006. "Handbook on Contingent Valuation," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 1893, December.
  2. David E. Ervin & James R. Kahn & Marie L. Livingston (ed.), 2003. "Does Environmental Policy Work?," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 1848, December.
  3. David J. Bjornstad & James R. Kahn (ed.), 1996. "The Contingent Valuation of Environmental Resources," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 731, December.

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  1. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2005-12-01
  2. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2005-12-01


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