Research Interests: Sustainable forest management and rural development, Land use and land cover change
landscape perception and culture, Private forestry, Environmental history, Non-market valuation of natural resource and environment, Property rights and institutions, International forestry and forest history, Economics and policy of urban forests and ecosystems

Subject areas:

  • Forest Policy and Economics
  • Forest Management and Operations
  • Forestry
  • Natural Resources Management.
Past Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Forest Economics, Management and Policy

Associate Professor, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Auburn University

Wildlife and Wetlands Science, Forestry
PhD, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, Social Economics of Forestry., 2001
MAg, Chinese Academy of Forestry, China, Forest Economics and Management, 1990
BS, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou, China, Forest Economics, 1986
forestry and woodlands wildlife environmental planning or policy rural development
American Agricultural Economics Association
Society of American Foresters