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Sammy Zahran

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Colorado State University

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Working papers

  1. Anders Fremstad & Anthony Underwood & Sammy Zahran, 2016. "The Environmental Impact of Sharing: Household and Urban Economies in CO2 Emissions," Working Paper Series 2016-01, Dickinson College, Department of Economics.
  2. Zahran, Sammy & Iverson, Terrence & McElmurry, Shawn & Weilar, Stephan, 2014. "The Effect of Leaded Aviation Gasonline on Blood Lead in Children," MPRA Paper 62238, University Library of Munich, Germany.

Articles

  1. Fremstad, Anders & Underwood, Anthony & Zahran, Sammy, 2018. "The Environmental Impact of Sharing: Household and Urban Economies in CO2 Emissions," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 145(C), pages 137-147.
  2. Sammy Zahran & Terrence Iverson & Shawn P. McElmurry & Stephan Weiler, 2017. "The Effect of Leaded Aviation Gasoline on Blood Lead in Children," Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, University of Chicago Press, vol. 4(2), pages 575-610.
  3. Terrence Iverson & Scott Denning & Sammy Zahran, 2015. "When the long run matters," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 129(1), pages 57-72, March.
  4. Underwood, Anthony & Zahran, Sammy, 2015. "The carbon implications of declining household scale economies," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 116(C), pages 182-190.
  5. Devin Bunten & Stephan Weiler & Eric Thompson & Sammy Zahran, 2015. "Entrepreneurship, Information, And Growth," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 55(4), pages 560-584, September.
  6. Anita A. Pena & Sammy Zahran & Anthony Underwood & Stephan Weiler, 2014. "Effect of Natural Disasters on Local Nonprofit Activity," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 45(4), pages 590-610, December.
  7. Sammy Zahran & Terrence Iverson & Stephan Weiler & Anthony Underwood, 2014. "Evidence that the accuracy of self-reported lead emissions data improved: A puzzle and discussion," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 49(3), pages 235-257, December.
  8. Zahran, S. & Breunig, I.M. & Link, B.G. & Snodgrass, J.G. & Weiler, S., 2014. "A quasi-experimental analysis of maternal altitude exposure and infant birth weight," American Journal of Public Health, American Public Health Association, vol. 104(S1), pages 166-174.
  9. Jeremy Brooks & Douglas Oxley & Arnold Vedlitz & Sammy Zahran & Charles Lindsey, 2014. "Abnormal Daily Temperature and Concern about Climate Change Across the United States," Review of Policy Research, Policy Studies Organization, vol. 31(3), pages 199-217, May.
  10. Sammy Zahran & Lori Peek & Jeffrey Snodgrass & Stephan Weiler & Lynn Hempel, 2013. "Abnormal labor outcomes as a function of maternal exposure to a catastrophic hurricane event during pregnancy," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 66(1), pages 61-76, March.
  11. Sammy Zahran & Michael A. Long & Kenneth J. Berry, 2012. "Measures of predictor sensitivity for order-insensitive partitioning of multiple correlation," Journal of Applied Statistics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(1), pages 39-51, March.
  12. Sammy Zahran & Samuel Brody & Wesley Highfield & Arnold Vedlitz, 2010. "Non-linear incentives, plan design, and flood mitigation: the case of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's community rating system," Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 53(2), pages 219-239.
  13. Arthur, Maria de Fatima S.R. & Zahran, Sammy & Bucini, Gabriela, 2010. "On the adoption of electricity as a domestic source by Mozambican households," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(11), pages 7235-7249, November.
  14. Zahran, Sammy & Weiler, Stephan & Brody, Samuel D. & Lindell, Michael K. & Highfield, Wesley E., 2009. "Modeling national flood insurance policy holding at the county scale in Florida, 1999-2005," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 68(10), pages 2627-2636, August.
  15. Sammy Zahran & Samuel D Brody & Arnold Vedlitz & Himanshu Grover & Caitlyn Miller, 2008. "Vulnerability and Capacity: Explaining Local Commitment to Climate-Change Policy," Environment and Planning C, , vol. 26(3), pages 544-562, June.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Anders Fremstad & Anthony Underwood & Sammy Zahran, 2016. "The Environmental Impact of Sharing: Household and Urban Economies in CO2 Emissions," Working Paper Series 2016-01, Dickinson College, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Rui Huang & Shaohui Zhang & Changxin Liu, 2018. "Comparing Urban and Rural Household CO 2 Emissions—Case from China’s Four Megacities: Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, and Chongqing," Energies, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 11(5), pages 1-17, May.

  2. Zahran, Sammy & Iverson, Terrence & McElmurry, Shawn & Weilar, Stephan, 2014. "The Effect of Leaded Aviation Gasonline on Blood Lead in Children," MPRA Paper 62238, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    Cited by:

    1. Chen, Lihong & Ren, Jingzheng, 2018. "Multi-attribute sustainability evaluation of alternative aviation fuels based on fuzzy ANP and fuzzy grey relational analysis," Journal of Air Transport Management, Elsevier, vol. 68(C), pages 176-186.

Articles

  1. Fremstad, Anders & Underwood, Anthony & Zahran, Sammy, 2018. "The Environmental Impact of Sharing: Household and Urban Economies in CO2 Emissions," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 145(C), pages 137-147.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  2. Sammy Zahran & Terrence Iverson & Shawn P. McElmurry & Stephan Weiler, 2017. "The Effect of Leaded Aviation Gasoline on Blood Lead in Children," Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, University of Chicago Press, vol. 4(2), pages 575-610.
    See citations under working paper version above.
  3. Terrence Iverson & Scott Denning & Sammy Zahran, 2015. "When the long run matters," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 129(1), pages 57-72, March.

    Cited by:

    1. Iverson , Terrence & Karp, Larry, 2017. "Carbon taxes and climate commitment with non-constant time preference," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt3hw6s14v, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
    2. Antony Millner & Geoffrey Heal, 2015. "Collective intertemporal choice: time consistency vs. time invariance," GRI Working Papers 220, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment.

  4. Underwood, Anthony & Zahran, Sammy, 2015. "The carbon implications of declining household scale economies," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 116(C), pages 182-190.

    Cited by:

    1. Carolina Grottera & Franck Nadaud & Carine Barbier & Emmanuel Combet, 2016. "Scale gains in household consumption and their modeling implications in poverty and distribution analyses," Post-Print hal-01694022, HAL.
    2. Young, Mischa & Lachapelle, Ugo, 2017. "Transportation behaviours of the growing Canadian single-person households," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 57(C), pages 41-50.
    3. Long, Yin & Dong, Liang & Yoshida, Yoshikuni & Li, Zhaoling, 2018. "Evaluation of energy-related household carbon footprints in metropolitan areas of Japan," Ecological Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 377(C), pages 16-25.
    4. Anders Fremstad & Anthony Underwood & Sammy Zahran, 2016. "The Environmental Impact of Sharing: Household and Urban Economies in CO2 Emissions," Working Paper Series 2016-01, Dickinson College, Department of Economics.

  5. Devin Bunten & Stephan Weiler & Eric Thompson & Sammy Zahran, 2015. "Entrepreneurship, Information, And Growth," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 55(4), pages 560-584, September.

    Cited by:

    1. Tsvetkova, Alexandra & Partridge, Mark & Betz, Michael, 2016. "Self-employment effects on regional growth: A bigger bang for a buck?," MPRA Paper 75777, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Tessa Conroy & Sarah A. Low & Stephan Weiler, 2017. "Fueling Job Engines: Impacts Of Small Business Loans On Establishment Births In Metropolitan And Nonmetro Counties," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 35(3), pages 578-595, July.
    3. Leah Platt Boustan & Devin Bunten & Owen Hearey, 2013. "Urbanization in the United States, 1800-2000," NBER Working Papers 19041, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    4. Tessa Conroy & Stephan Weiler, 2016. "Does gender matter for job creation? Business ownership and employment growth," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 47(2), pages 397-419, August.

  6. Sammy Zahran & Terrence Iverson & Stephan Weiler & Anthony Underwood, 2014. "Evidence that the accuracy of self-reported lead emissions data improved: A puzzle and discussion," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 49(3), pages 235-257, December.

    Cited by:

    1. Louie Rivers & Tamara Dempsey & Jade Mitchell & Carole Gibbs, 2015. "Environmental Regulation and Enforcement: Structures, Processes and the Use of Data for Fraud Detection," Journal of Environmental Assessment Policy and Management (JEAPM), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 17(04), pages 1-29, December.

  7. Jeremy Brooks & Douglas Oxley & Arnold Vedlitz & Sammy Zahran & Charles Lindsey, 2014. "Abnormal Daily Temperature and Concern about Climate Change Across the United States," Review of Policy Research, Policy Studies Organization, vol. 31(3), pages 199-217, May.

    Cited by:

    1. David M. Konisky & Llewelyn Hughes & Charles H. Kaylor, 2016. "Extreme weather events and climate change concern," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 134(4), pages 533-547, February.

  8. Sammy Zahran & Lori Peek & Jeffrey Snodgrass & Stephan Weiler & Lynn Hempel, 2013. "Abnormal labor outcomes as a function of maternal exposure to a catastrophic hurricane event during pregnancy," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 66(1), pages 61-76, March.

    Cited by:

    1. Choyon Saha, 2015. "Dynamics of disaster-induced risk in southwestern coastal Bangladesh: an analysis on tropical Cyclone Aila 2009," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 75(1), pages 727-754, January.

  9. Sammy Zahran & Samuel Brody & Wesley Highfield & Arnold Vedlitz, 2010. "Non-linear incentives, plan design, and flood mitigation: the case of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's community rating system," Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 53(2), pages 219-239.

    Cited by:

    1. Abdul-Akeem Sadiq & Douglas Noonan, 2015. "Local capacity and resilience to flooding: community responsiveness to the community ratings system program incentives," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 78(2), pages 1413-1428, September.

  10. Arthur, Maria de Fatima S.R. & Zahran, Sammy & Bucini, Gabriela, 2010. "On the adoption of electricity as a domestic source by Mozambican households," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(11), pages 7235-7249, November.

    Cited by:

    1. Keirstead, James & Jennings, Mark & Sivakumar, Aruna, 2012. "A review of urban energy system models: Approaches, challenges and opportunities," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 16(6), pages 3847-3866.
    2. Muller, Christophe & Yan, Huijie, 2018. "Household fuel use in developing countries: Review of theory and evidence," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 70(C), pages 429-439.
    3. Mahumane, Gilberto & Mulder, Peter, 2015. "Mozambique Energy Outlook, 2015-2030. Data, scenarios and policy implications," MPRA Paper 65968, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    4. Kileber, Solange & Parente, Virginia, 2015. "Diversifying the Brazilian electricity mix: Income level, the endowment effect, and governance capacity," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 49(C), pages 1180-1189.
    5. Christophe Muller & Huijie Yan, 2018. "Household Fuel Use in Rural China," Working Papers halshs-01735847, HAL.
    6. Niu, Shuwen & Jia, Yanqin & Ye, Liqiong & Dai, Runqi & Li, Na, 2016. "Does electricity consumption improve residential living status in less developed regions? An empirical analysis using the quantile regression approach," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 95(C), pages 550-560.
    7. Mahumane, Gilberto & Mulder, Peter, 2016. "Introducing MOZLEAP: An integrated long-run scenario model of the emerging energy sector of Mozambique," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 275-289.
    8. Arthur, Maria de Fátima S.R. & Bond, Craig A. & Willson, Bryan, 2012. "Estimation of elasticities for domestic energy demand in Mozambique," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 34(2), pages 398-409.
    9. Alem, Yonas & Hassen, Sied & Köhlin, Gunnar, 2014. "Adoption and disadoption of electric cookstoves in urban Ethiopia: Evidence from panel data," Resource and Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 38(C), pages 110-124.
    10. Schut, Marc & van Paassen, Annemarie & Leeuwis, Cees & Bos, Sandra & Leonardo, Wilson & Lerner, Anna, 2011. "Space for innovation for sustainable community-based biofuel production and use: Lessons learned for policy from Nhambita community, Mozambique," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 39(9), pages 5116-5128, September.
    11. Trotter, Philipp A. & McManus, Marcelle C. & Maconachie, Roy, 2017. "Electricity planning and implementation in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 74(C), pages 1189-1209.
    12. Alem, Yonas & Hassen, Sied & Köhlin, Gunnar, 2013. "The Dynamics of Electric Cookstove Adoption: Panel data evidence from Ethiopia," Working Papers in Economics 557, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
    13. Christophe Muller & Huijie Yan, 2016. "Household Fuel Use in Developing Countries: Review of Theory and Evidence," AMSE Working Papers 1613, Aix-Marseille School of Economics, Marseille, France, revised Mar 2016.
    14. Malla, Sunil & Timilsina, Govinda R, 2014. "Household cooking fuel choice and adoption of improved cookstoves in developing countries : a review," Policy Research Working Paper Series 6903, The World Bank.
    15. Maes, Wouter H. & Verbist, Bruno, 2012. "Increasing the sustainability of household cooking in developing countries: Policy implications," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 16(6), pages 4204-4221.

  11. Zahran, Sammy & Weiler, Stephan & Brody, Samuel D. & Lindell, Michael K. & Highfield, Wesley E., 2009. "Modeling national flood insurance policy holding at the county scale in Florida, 1999-2005," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 68(10), pages 2627-2636, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Atreya, Ajita & Ferreira, Susana & Michel-Kerjan, Erwann, 2015. "What drives households to buy flood insurance? New evidence from Georgia," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 117(C), pages 153-161.
    2. Abdul-Akeem Sadiq & Douglas Noonan, 2015. "Local capacity and resilience to flooding: community responsiveness to the community ratings system program incentives," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 78(2), pages 1413-1428, September.
    3. Amanda Savitt, 2017. "Insurance as a tool for hazard risk management? An evaluation of the literature," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 86(2), pages 583-599, March.
    4. Hudson, Paul & Botzen, W.J. Wouter & Feyen, Luc & Aerts, Jeroen C.J.H., 2016. "Incentivising flood risk adaptation through risk based insurance premiums: Trade-offs between affordability and risk reduction," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 125(C), pages 1-13.
    5. Dong Wang & Rachel A. Davidson & Joseph E. Trainor & Linda K. Nozick & Jamie Kruse, 2017. "Homeowner purchase of insurance for hurricane-induced wind and flood damage," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 88(1), pages 221-245, August.

  12. Sammy Zahran & Samuel D Brody & Arnold Vedlitz & Himanshu Grover & Caitlyn Miller, 2008. "Vulnerability and Capacity: Explaining Local Commitment to Climate-Change Policy," Environment and Planning C, , vol. 26(3), pages 544-562, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Sippel, Maike & Jenssen, Till, 2009. "What about local climate governance? A review of promise and problems," MPRA Paper 20987, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Daniel Ryan, 2015. "From commitment to action: a literature review on climate policy implementation at city level," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 131(4), pages 519-529, August.
    3. Taedong Lee & Susan Meene, 2012. "Who teaches and who learns? Policy learning through the C40 cities climate network," Policy Sciences, Springer;Society of Policy Sciences, vol. 45(3), pages 199-220, September.
    4. Dirk Heinrichs & Kerstin Krellenberg & Michail Fragkias, 2013. "Urban Responses to Climate Change: Theories and Governance Practice in Cities of the Global South," International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 37(6), pages 1865-1878, November.
    5. Tvinnereim, Endre & Ivarsflaten, Elisabeth, 2016. "Fossil fuels, employment, and support for climate policies," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 96(C), pages 364-371.
    6. Hsu, Jenneille Hwai-Yuan, 2018. "Predictors for adoption of local solar approval processes and impact on residential solar installations in California cities," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 117(C), pages 463-472.
    7. Thomas Hoppe & Arjen van der Vegt & Peter Stegmaier, 2016. "Presenting a Framework to Analyze Local Climate Policy and Action in Small and Medium-Sized Cities," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 8(9), pages 1-41, August.
    8. Chin-Cheng Wu & Hao-Tang Jhan & Kuo-Huan Ting & Heng-Chieh Tsai & Meng-Tsung Lee & Tai-Wen Hsu & Wen-Hong Liu, 2016. "Application of Social Vulnerability Indicators to Climate Change for the Southwest Coastal Areas of Taiwan," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 8(12), pages 1-18, December.
    9. Jonas J. Schoenefeld & Michelle R. McCauley, 2016. "Local is not always better: the impact of climate information on values, behavior and policy support," Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, Springer;Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences, vol. 6(4), pages 724-732, December.
    10. Azadeh Tavakoli & Majid Shafie-Pour & Khosro Ashrafi & Ghahreman Abdoli, 2016. "Options for sustainable development planning based on “GHGs emissions reduction allocation (GERA)” from a national perspective," Environment, Development and Sustainability: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development, Springer, vol. 18(1), pages 19-35, February.
    11. Michael B. Nye & Kate K. Mulvaney, 2016. "Who is Next? Identifying Communities with the Potential for Increased Implementation of Sustainability Policies and Programs," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 8(2), pages 1-18, February.
    12. Taedong Lee & Chris Koski, 2012. "Building Green: Local Political Leadership Addressing Climate Change," Review of Policy Research, Policy Studies Organization, vol. 29(5), pages 605-624, September.
    13. Sirkku Juhola & Sylvia Kruse, 2015. "A framework for analysing regional adaptive capacity assessments: challenges for methodology and policy making," Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, Springer, vol. 20(1), pages 99-120, January.
    14. Castán Broto, Vanesa, 2017. "Urban Governance and the Politics of Climate change," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 93(C), pages 1-15.

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  1. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (2) 2015-02-28 2016-12-18
  2. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2016-12-18
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2015-02-28
  4. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (1) 2016-12-18
  5. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2015-02-28
  6. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2016-12-18

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