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Maggie creek, Nevada Based in most arid state in the nation, ESNR has focused many projects on the institutions and economics surrounding water within Nevada and the western United States.

 

Water Resource Publications

  • Brent, D.A., C.G. Lott, M. H. Taylor and J. Cook. Are Behavioral Nudges Moral Taxes? Evidence from a Field Experiment on Water Conservation. In review.
  • Rollins, K., J. Frehs, D. Tate, and O. Zachariah. (1997). "Resource Valuation and Public Policy: The Case of Water Pricing", Canadian Water Resources Journal 22(2): 185-195.
  • Lee, G., Rollins, K. & Singletary, L. (2017). An empirical analysis of water allocation efficiency through the prior appropriation doctrine: A case study in the Carson River Valley, Nevada. Abstract and paper accepted for presentation at the 2017 Annual Meetings of the American Agricultural Economics Association, August 2017.
  • Rollins, K. S., Lott, C., Brent, D., Taylor, M. H. , Cook, J. , Stoddard, S., International Water Resources Economics Consortium annual workshop, "Low hanging fruit: why consumers respond to social norms messaging," World Bank and International Water Resources Economics Consortium, World Bank, Washington DC, Washington DC, United States. (September 12, 2016).
  • "Economic Valuation of Lake Tahoe Near-shore Water Quality" presented at the American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Annual Water Resources Conference, Denver Nov 16-19, 2015
  • "Evaluation of controllable and uncontrollable drivers on residential water demand: an application to the Las Vegas Area." Presented at the Nevada Water Resources Association Annual Conference, February 6, 2014, Las Vegas NV.
  • Tchigriaeva, E., C. Lott and K. Rollins. 2014. "Modeling Multiple Factors of Residential Water Demand for Assessing Price and Non-Price Instruments under Climate Change: An Application to Las Vegas, Nevada," Presented at the 11th Annual International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC) Meeting, The World Bank, Washington DC, September 7-9, 2014.
  • Tchigriaeva, E., C. Lott and K. Rollins. 2014. "Modeling effects of multiple conservation policy instruments and exogenous factors on urban residential water demand through household heterogeneity." Presented at the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, July 27-29, 2014.
  • Lott, C., E. Tchigriaeva and K. Rollins. 2014. "Residential water demand, climate change and exogenous economic trends." Presented at the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, July 27-29, 2014.
  • Fadali, Elizabeth, Kimberly Rollins,and Shawn Stoddard. (2012). "Determining Water Value with Computable General Equilibrium Models", presented at "The Importance of Water to the U.S. Economy" workshop sponsored by the U.S. EPA. September 19, 2012 Washington, D.C.
    Technical Publications
  • Lott, C., E. Tchigriavea and K. Rollins. (2013). "The effects of climate change on residential municipal water demand in Nevada," Technical Report for the Nevada EPSCoR Project: Vulnerability and Resilience of Urban Water Systems under a Changing Climate 2013/10-01.
  • C. Lott, E. Tchigriavea, Rollins, K. (2013). "The effects of climate change on residential municipal water demand in Nevada", Technical Report for the Nevada EPSCor Project: Vulnerability and Resilience of Urban Water Systems Under a Changing Climate 2013/10-01.