Sustainability Science Program

Katharine Emans Sims

Katharine Emans Sims

Period at SSP: Fall 2005 - Spring 2008
Appointment title at SSP: Doctoral Fellow
Research project title at SSP: Balancing land conservation and economic development
Faculty host at SSP: NA
Final SSP progress report on file: NA
Documents produced drawing on fellowship research:
Documents
Most recent institutional appointment on file: Eonomics Dept, Amherst College, USA
Most recent email on file: ksims@amherst.edu
Most recent website on file: https://www.amherst.edu/people/facstaff/ksims
Most recent CV on file: CV
This entry last updated on: July 20, 2010

Documents

Kwaw S. Andam, Paul J. Ferraro, Katharine R. E. Sims, Andrew Healy, and Margaret B. Holland. 2010. Protected Areas Reduced Poverty in Costa Rica and Thailand, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(22): 9996-10001.

Jack, Brook Kelsey, Carolyn Kousky, and Kate Emans Sims. 2008. Designing payments for ecosystem services: Lessons from previous experience with incentive-based mechanisms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105(28): 9465-9470.

Sims, Katarine R.E.. 2008. Balancing Land Conservation and Economic Development. Dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, in the subject of Political Economy and Government, Arts and Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Jack, Brook Kelsey, Carolyn Kousky, and Katharine R.E. Sims. 2007. Lessons relearned: Can previous research on incentive-based mechanisms point the way for payments for ecosystem services? CID Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Working Paper No. 15. Center for International Development, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University.

Sims, Katharine R. E. and Jenny Schuetz. 2007. Environmental Regulation and Land Use Change: Do Local Wetlands Bylaws Slow the Conversion of Open Space to Residential Uses? CID Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Working Paper No. 18. Center for International Development, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University.