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Michael Springborn

Michael Springborn

Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Science & Policy, University of California-Davis

mspringborn@ucdavis.edu

530-752-5244

Department of Environmental Science & Policy
University of California-Davis
1 Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616

Titles

  • Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Science & Policy, University of California-Davis

Biography

Dr. Springborn is an environmental and resource economist. He works on problems of resource management and decision-making under environmental risk and uncertainty. He works in several applied areas including climate change, invasive species, disease, and fisheries. His methods include econometrics, dynamic optimization, and Bayesian learning processes.

Education

  • PhD, Environmental Science and Management, University of California-Santa Barbara, 2008
  • MA, Economics, University of California-Santa Barbara, 2004
  • BA, Psychology, University of Colorado-Boulder, 1999

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Journal Articles

2014

Perrings, C., C. Castillo-Chavez, G. Chowell, P. Daszak, E. P. Fenichel, D. Finnoff, R. D. Horan, A. M. Kilpatrick, A. P. Kinzig, N. V. Kuminoff, S. Levin, B. Morin, K. F. Smith and M. Springborn. 2014. Merging economics and epidemiology to improve the prediction and management of infectious disease. EcoHealth 11(4):464-475. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-014-0963-6. (link )