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Researcher: Jennings, SM (Dr Sarah Jennings)

Fields of Research

Environment and resource economics
Fisheries management
Fisheries sciences
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Industry economics and industrial organisation
Welfare economics
Natural resource management
Public policy
Ecosystem function
Environmental management
Timber, pulp and paper
Conservation and biodiversity
Global change biology
Aquaculture
History of economic thought
Other economics
Human geography
Microeconomic theory
Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Physical oceanography
Clinical social work practice
Other Indigenous studies
Agricultural systems analysis and modelling
Animal production
Sociology and social studies of science and technology
Applied economics
Sociology
Cross-sectional analysis
Public administration

Research Objectives

Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Fisheries - wild caught
Microeconomics
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Effects of climate change on Australia (excl. social impacts)
Ecosystem adaptation to climate change
Wild caught rock lobster
Understanding climate change
Ecological economics
Wild caught crustaceans (excl. rock lobster and prawns)
Environmental protection frameworks (incl. economic incentives)
Other economic framework
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Wild caught prawns
Management and productivity
Coastal and estuarine systems and management
Social impacts of climate change and variability
Fisheries - recreational freshwater
Production
Fisheries - aquaculture
Expanding knowledge in human society
Other plant production and plant primary products
Climate change mitigation strategies
Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Essential oils
Management
Aquaculture crustaceans (excl. rock lobster and prawns)
Wild caught edible molluscs
Balance of payments
Macroeconomics
Timber materials
Consumption patterns, population issues and the environment
Other environmental management
Other education and training
Wild caught fin fish (excl. tuna)
Environmentally sustainable animal production
Wood sawing and veneer
Hardwood plantations
Global effects of climate change (excl. Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the South Pacific) (excl. social impacts)
Aquaculture prawns
Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services
Aquaculture rock lobster
Market-based mechanisms
Climate change models
International aid and development
Environmental policy, legislation and standards

Career Best Publications

Economics of nitrogen fertilization of eucalypts for pulpwood; Australian Forestry
Information Sources for Non -industrial Private Forest Owners in Tasmania
Modelling private timber supply - a survey of approaches; Australian Forestry
Non-timber Values and the Optimal Forest Rotation: An Application to the Southern Forest of Tasmania; The Economic Record
Objectives of Non-industrial Private Forest Owners in Tasmania

Research Publications

A contingent valuation of recreational fishing in Tasmania
A quantitative metric to identify critical elements within seafood supply networks; PLoS ONE
A Sequential Choice Model of Recreation Behaviour; Western Journal of Agricultural Economics
Allocation of harvest between user groups in a fishery with habitat effect; Natural Resource Modeling
An integrated framework for assessing coastal community vulnerability across cultures, oceans and scales; Climate and Development
Are marine reserves and harvest control rules substitutes or complements for rebuilding fisheries?; Resource and Energy Economics
Assessing the inclusion of seafood in the sustainable diet literature; Fish and Fisheries
Assessing the risk of climate change to aquaculture: a case study from south-east Australia; Aquaculture Environment Interactions
At-sea dumping of dredge spoil: an overview of the Australian policy and legislative framework; Australasian Journal of Environmental Management
Autonomous adaptation to climate-driven change in marine biodiversity in a global marine hotspot; Ambio
Bio-economics of commercial scale translocation of southern rock lobster; Fisheries Research
Biodiversity redistribution under climate change: Impacts on ecosystems and human well-being; Science
Biomass management targets and the conservation and economic benefits of marine reserves; Fish and Fisheries
Building blocks of economic resilience to climate change: a south east Australian fisheries example; Regional Environmental Change
Communicating climate change: Climate change risk perceptions and rock lobster fishers, Tasmania; Marine Policy
Contesting views or collaborative opportunity? Risk perception, science and fisheries management, Tasmania Australia; Climate Change Effects on Fish and Fisheries
Cost, Technology and Input Demand in the Tasmanian Sawmilling Industry; Australian Economic Papers
Deep aspirations: towards a sustainable offshore Blue Economy; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Developing adaptation pathways for climate-impacted and at risk fisheries in south-east Australia; 3rd ICES-PICES-IOC International Symposium on the Effect of Climate Change on the World's Oceans
Domestic or imported? An assessment of carbon footprints and sustainability of seafood consumed in Australia; Environmental Science and Policy
Driving planetary adaptation using natural laboratories for climate change; Species on the Move 2016
Economic Assessment of the Proposed Youth Justice Bill 1996 and Children, Young Persons and Their Families Bill 1996
Economic Assessment of the Proposed Youth Justice Bill 1996 and Children, Young Persons and Their Families Bill 1996
Economics of nitrogen fertilization of eucalypts for pulpwood; Australian Forestry
Ecoviability for ecosystem-based fisheries management; Fish and Fisheries
Empirical evidence for different cognitive effects in explaining the attribution of marine range shifts to climate change; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Eucalypt Plantations for Solid Wood Products in Australia - A Review: If you don't prune it, we can't use it
Evaluation of Re-Engineering Opportunities: Quality Assurance Report
Examining the long-run relationship between the prices of imported abalone in Japan; Marine Resource Economics
Excess Capacity and Capital Malleability in a Fishery with Myopic Expectations; Marine Resource Economics
Excess capacity and efficiency in the quota managed Tasmanian Rock Lobster Fishery; Marine Policy
Fisheries and ecosystems in a changing climate: A case study on the Tasmanian east coast lobster fishery; Climate Change Effects on Fish and Fisheries
Fishing access agreements and harvesting decisions of host and distant water fishing nations; Marine Policy
From physics to fish to folk: supporting coastal regional communities to understand their vulnerability to climate change in Australia; Fisheries Oceanography
Governance mapping: a framework for assessing the adaptive capacity of marine resource governance to environmental change; Marine Policy
Growth opportunities and critical elements in the supply chain for wild fisheries and aquaculture in a changing climate: a marine NARP project
Growth opportunities for marine fisheries and aquaculture industries in a changing climate; Applied Studies in Climate Adaptation
How did a network of marine protected areas impact adjacent fisheries? Evidence from Australia; Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Identifying management objectives hierarchies and weightings for four key fisheries in South Eastern Australia
Impacts of COVID-19 on the Australian Seafood Industry
In pursuit of maximum economic yield in an ITQ managed lobster fishery; Fisheries Research
Information preferences for the evaluation of coastal development impacts on ecosystem services: A multi-criteria assessment in the Australian context; Journal of Environmental Management
Information Sources for Non -industrial Private Forest Owners in Tasmania
Informing ecosystem-based management of the range extending long-spined sea urchin using a structured decision making process; 21st International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM2015)
Investigating the impacts of climate change on a lobster fishery: a case study on the Tasmanian east coast lobster fishery; RALBAM 2010
Is economic valuation of ecosystem services useful to decision-makers? Lessons learned from Australian coastal and marine management; Journal of Environmental Management
Life cycle assessment of wild capture prawns: expanding sustainability considerations in the Australian northern prawn fishery; Journal of Cleaner Production
Managing fisheries for environmental performance: the effects of marine resource decision-making on the footprint of seafood; Journal of Cleaner Production
Me and my behavior: An experiment on individual characteristics and compliance behavior in recreational fishing; Frontiers in Marine Science
Measuring the vulnerability of marine social-ecological systems: a prerequisite for the identification of climate change adaptations; Ecology and Society
Mitigating undesirable impacts in the marine Environment: a review of market- based management measures; Frontiers in Marine Science
Modeling forest owner harvesting behaviour and future intentions in Tasmania; Small-scale Forestry
Modelling marine community responses to climate-driven species redistribution to guide monitoring and adaptive ecosystem-based management; Global Change Biology
Modelling Non-Industrial Private Forest Timber Supply: An Economic Approach; ANU Forestry Colloquium
Modelling private timber supply - a survey of approaches; Australian Forestry
National Fisheries and Aquaculture Industry Contributions Study
Naturalness as a basis for incorporating marine biodiversity into life cycle assessment of seafood; International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment
Non-timber Values and the Optimal Forest Rotation: An Application to the Southern Forest of Tasmania; The Economic Record
Objectives of Non-industrial Private Forest Owners in Tasmania
Ocean resource use: building the coastal blue economy; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Of sets of offsets: Cumulative impacts and strategies for compensatory restoration; Ecological Modelling: International Journal on Ecological Modelling and Engineering and Systems Ecology
Partial Equilibrium Analysis of a Customs Union; The Journal of Economic Education
Planning adaptation to climate change in fast-warming marine regions with seafood-dependent coastal communities; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Preparing fisheries for climate change: Identifying adaptation options for four key fisheries in South Eastern Australia
Price integration in the Australian rock lobster industry: implications for management and climate change adaptation; Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Qualitative modelling towards ecosystem-based management of climate-driven species redistribution; Species on the Move
Rapid assessment of fisheries species sensitivity to climate change; Climatic Change
Re-Assessing Giant Crab ( Pseudocarcinus gigas) Size limits to optimise value and sustainability of the Fishery
Recreational fishing in a time of rapid ocean change; Marine Policy
Responding to climate change: participatory evaluation of adaptation options for key marine fisheries in Australia's south east; Frontiers in Marine Science
Risk assessment of impacts of climate change for key marine species in South Eastern Australia. Part 1: fisheries and aquaculture risk assessment
Risk versus economic performance in a mixed fishery; Ecological Economics
Setting objectives for evaluating management adaptation actions to address climate change impacts in south-eastern Australian fisheries; Fisheries Oceanography
South Pacific Integrated Ecosystem Studies meeting: toward conservation and sustainable use of marine resources in the South Pacific; Fisheries Oceanography
Species Commodification: A Dialectical Perspective on Fisheries Policy; Review of Radical Political Economics
Tasmanian landowner preferences for conservation incentive programs: A latent class approach; Journal of Environmental Management
The Canadian lumber industry and the macroeconomy - a vector autoregression analysis; Canadian Journal of Forest Research
The cost of co-viability in the Australian northern prawn fishery; Environmental Modeling and Assessment
The east coast Tasmanian rock lobster fishery - vulnerability to climate change impacts and adaptation response options
The influence of nudges on compliance behaviour in recreational fisheries: a laboratory experiment; ICES Journal of Marine Science
The role of precaution in stock recovery plans in a fishery with habitat effect; Ecological Economics
The role of precaution in stock recovery plans in a fishery with habitat effect; Ecological Economics
The short history of research in a marine climate change hotspot: from anecdote to adaptation in south-east Australia; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
The South-East Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network - public knowledge, perceptions and values survey
The use of ecosystem services valuation in Australian coastalzone management; Marine Policy
Typology of Non-industrial Private Forest Owners in Tasmania; Small-scale Forest Economics, Management and Policy
Valuing recreational fishing in Tasmania and assessment of response bias in contingent valuation; Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics
When push comes to shove in recreational fishing compliance, think ‘nudge’; Marine Policy

Research Projects

2006-022 Re-assessing Giant Crab (Pseudocarcinas gigas) Size Limits to Optimise Value and Sustainability of the Fishery; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
A Climate Change Adaptation Blueprint for Coastal Regional Communities; Dept of Climate Change, Energy & Efficiency and FRDC (DCCEE-FRDC)
Building Economic Capability to Improve the Management of Marine Resources in Australia; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Determining the Economics of Processing Plantation Eucalypts for Solid timber Products; Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA)
Developing Analytical Skills and Tools for Incorporating Multidisciplinary Approaches into Marine and Climate Change Research - An Example of Capacity Building at the Disciplinary Boundaries; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Identifying management objectives hierarchies and weightings for four key fisheries in South Eastern Australia; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Issues in marine science: developing sustainable strategies for range-shifting species ; Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)
National Climate Change Adaptation Research Network in Marine Biodiversity and Resources; Department of Climate Change (DOCC)
PhD top up for Rachael Nichols; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Preparing fisheries for climate change: identifying adaptation options for four key fisheries in south eastern Australia; Dept of Climate Change, Energy & Efficiency and FRDC (DCCEE-FRDC)
Preparing for climate change on marine systems in Australia and India; Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER)
Putting fisheries in the food bowl ; Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)
Seafood CRC Future Harvest Master Class in Fisheries Economics Revision and Extension; Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre (ASCRC)
Social Economic Assessment of Youth Justice Bill 1996 and Children, Young Persons and Families Bill 1996; Department of Community & Health Services (DCHS)
The Future Harvest Master Class; Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre (ASCRC)
Economic Impact of Quota Evasion in Commonwealth Fisheries
Marine Parks Impact Statement Pilot Peer Review
National Coastal Vulnerability Assessment - Tasmanian East Coast Rock Lobster Fishery Case Study
Peer Prize for Women 2017, Biodiversity redistribution under climate change: Impacts on ecosystems and human well-being

Research Candidate Supervision

A General Equilibrium Analysis of Tasmanian Forestry Sector
Accounting philosophy - a reorientation
An Assessment of the Environmental Performance of Selected Primary Industries and the Implications for Food Security
An Economic Evaluation of Management Strategies for the Tasmanian Rock Lobster Fishery
Applying and Advancing Established and Emergent Concepts Used in Studies of Recreational Fishers- The Case of the Tasmanian Game Fishery
Commercial fishing patterns in Australia's NPF
Dialectical Fisheries Management. The Use of Qualitative Analysis in the Development of Metrics, Indicators, and Indices Within an Ecosystems Based Approach to Fisheries
Ecological and Economic Viability for the Sustainable Management of Mixed Fisheries
Estimations of Educational Production Functions and Technical Efficiency of Public Primary Schools in Tasmania
Marine Protected Areas and Ratchet Effects
Non-timber forest valuation
Sustainable land use in Tasmania
Tasmanian Landowner Preferences for Conservation Incentive Programs- A Latent Class Approach