Joshua Abbott

Julian Simon Fellow


Joshua Abbott is a Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics in the School of Sustainability and an affiliated faculty member of the Department of Economics and the Center for Environmental Economics and Sustainability Policy at Arizona State University. His research focuses on natural resource management and sustainable development in domains including commercial and recreational fisheries governance, water policy, environmental valuation, and green accounting. He utilizes a range of bioeconomic and econometric approaches, often in partnership with colleagues in other disciplines, to illuminate the likely consequences of alternative resource management policies and to foster more efficient, effective, and equitable outcomes. He is Editor in Chief of the journal Marine Resource Economics and past Co-Editor of the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.