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Researcher: Tisdell, JG (Professor John Tisdell)

Fields of Research

Environment and Resource Economics
Fisheries Management
Agricultural Economics
Experimental Economics
Landscape Ecology
Natural Resource Management
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment
Aged Health Care
Ecological Economics
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Conservation and Biodiversity
Farming Systems Research
Animal Production
Industry Economics and Industrial Organisation

Research Objectives

Microeconomics
Wild Caught Rock Lobster
Market-Based Mechanisms
Fisheries - Wild Caught
Wild Caught Prawns
Economic Framework
Water Services and Utilities
Ecological Economics
Wild Caught Edible Molluscs
Industry Costs and Structure
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Economic Incentives for Environmental Protection
Environmental Policy, Legislation and Standards
Natural Hazards in Forest and Woodlands Environments
Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation
Aquaculture Prawns
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Wild Caught Fin Fish (excl. Tuna)
Aquaculture Rock Lobster
Industry Policy

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A bioeconomic analysis of conserving freshwater values in an agricultural landscape; Marine and Freshwater Research
Acquiring Water for Environmental Use in Australia: An Analysis of Policy Options; Water Resources Management
Aligning policy and real world settings; Environmental Economics, Experimental Methods
An Agent Based Analysis of Combinatorial Bidding for Spatially Targeted Multi-Objective Environmental Programs; Environmental and Resource Economics
An agent based model of irrigators for Murrumbidgee catchment; Conference of the Western Economic Association International (WEAI)
An agent-based model of environmental and irrigation carry-over provisions; Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) Conference
An experimental analysis of assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota managed fisheries; North American Association of Fisheries Economists 8th Biennial Forum: Economic Sustainability, Fishing Communities, and Working Waterfronts
An experimental analysis of assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota managed fisheries; Ocean and Coastal Management
Are input controls required in individual transferable quota fisheries to address ecosystem based fisheries management objectives?; Marine Policy
Assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota-managed fisheries; International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade 2014
Assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota-managed fisheries; Australian Society for Fish Biology and Australian Society for Limnology Joint Congress
Attitudes toward water markets: An Australian case study; Society and Natural Resources
Bidding and performance unit combinatorial fishery quota auctions: Role of information feedbacks; Marine Policy
Bringing biophysical models into the economic lab: An experimental analysis of sediment trading in Australia; Ecological Economics
Comparison of simultaneous and combinatorial auction designs in fisheries quota market; Marine Policy
Comparison of simultaneous and combinatorial auction designs in fisheries quota market: An initial analysis; Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) National Conference
Consumer attitudes to venison; Australian Deer Farming
Consumer-based carbon reduction incentives; Economic Analysis and Policy
Current Applications of Operations Research in Natural Resource Management; A S O R Bulletin: (Australian Society for Operations Research Inc.)
Does 'race to fish' behaviour emerge in an individual transferable quota fishery when the total allowable catch becomes non-binding?; Fish and Fisheries
Does 'race to fish' behaviour emerge in an individual transferable quota fishery when the total allowable catch becomes non-binding?; 6th World Fisheries Congress
Economic Behavior in the Face of Resource Variability and Uncertainty; Ecology and Society
Effects of competition on environmental water buyback auctions; Agricultural Water Management
Equity and social justice in water doctrines; Social Justice Research
Estimating an Optimal Distribution of Water Entitlements; Water Resources Research
Experimental analysis of the use of fishery closures and cooperatives to reduce economic rent dissipation caused by assignment problems; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Fisheries quota allocation: laboratory experiments on simultaneous and combinatorial auctions; Marine Policy: The International Journal of Ocean Affairs
Fishing for revenue: how leasing quota can be hazardous to your health; Australian Society for Fish Biology and Australian Society for Limnology Joint Congress
Fishing for revenue: how leasing quota can be hazardous to your health; 10th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management (10th ICWL)
Fishing for revenue: how leasing quota can be hazardous to your health; ICES 2013 Annual Science Conference
Fishing for revenue: how leasing quota can be hazardous to your health; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Game Theory and Economic Modelling; Economic Analysis and Policy
Handle with care: an analysis of the effects of appendage damage on the growth and productivity of the southern rock lobster (Jasus edwardsii); 10th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management (10th ICWL)
How do people design a mechanism? Experimental evidence; The Economic Record
Impact of communication and information on a complex heterogeneous closed water catchment environment; Water Resources Research
Impact of environmental traders on water markets: An experimental analysis; Water Resources Research
Predicting the Storability of Suruga Persimmons; Postharvest Technology and Biology
Private lands for biodiversity conservation: Review of conservation covenanting programs in Tasmania, Australia; Biological Conservation
Review of human ecology, Human Economy; Economic Analysis and Policy
The environmental impact of water markets: An Australian case study; Journal of Environmental Management
The Evolution of Water Legislation in Australia; Water Markets for the 21st Century: What Have We Learned?
The influence of Storage Time and Temperature on Chilling Injury in Fuyu and Suruga Persimmon (Diospyros kaki L) grown in subtropical Australia; Postharvest Biology and Technology
The Influences of Precooling and Silver Thiosulphate on Leaf Abscission of Two Forms of Rice Flower, Helichrysum diosmifolium (Vent.) Sweet; Postharvest Biology and Technology
The Market Instinct: The Demise of Social Preferences for Self-Interest; Environmental and Resource Economics
The price of irrigation water; Economic Analysis and Policy
The problem of uncertain nonpoint pollution credit production in point and nonpoint emission trading markets; Environmental Economics and Policy Studies
Trial of an industry implemented, spatially discrete eradication/control program for Centrostephanus rodgersii in Tasmania
Trial of an industry implemented, spatially discrete eradication/control program for Centrostephanus rodgersii in Tasmania
Trust, reputation and relationships in grazing rights markets: An experimental economic study; Ecological Economics
Water markets in Australia: an experimental analysis of alternative market mechanisms; The Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Weighing up the risks
Wildlife corridor market design: An experimental analysis of the impact of project selection criteria and bidding flexibility; Ecological Economics
“Too much medicine”: Insights and explanations from economic theory and research; Social Science and Medicine

Research Projects

2009/762 - Assessing the Costs and Benefits of Changing Fishing Practices in the Southern Rock Lobster Fishery; Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre (ASCRC)
AS-CRC PDRF Project - Fisheries Economist ; Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre (ASCRC)
Landscapes and Policy (LaP); Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Putting fisheries in the food bowl ; Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)
Trade-Offs in Environmental and Irrigation Carry-Over and Trade Provision Settings; CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Trial of an industry implemented, spatially discrete eradication/control program for Centrostephanus rodgersii; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
2011/13 The cost effectiveness of culling long-spined sea urchins off the East Coast of Tasmania

Research Candidate Supervision

A Framework for Determining the Economic, Social and Environmental Value of Open Green Space in Australian Urban Environments and the Implications for Governance and Plannning Praxis of these Spaces
An Economic Evaluation of Management Strategies for the Tasmanian Rock Lobster Fishery
Assessing the Cost and Benefits of Individual Transferable Quota Management in the Tasmanian Southern Rock Lobster Fishery, Australia
Dialectical Fisheries Management. The Use of Qualitative Analysis in the Development of Metrics, Indicators, and Indices Within an Ecosystems Based Approach to Fisheries
Overcoming Spatial Econometric Estimation Problems within the Sense-T Network
The Effects of Ground-holding Behaviour by Fishers on Management of Marine Resources
Towards sustainable fisheries regulation in Columbia- lessons from Chile and Australia