LEEP: Harvesting the rain: The adoption of environmental technologies in the Sahel
|Speaker:||Kelsey Jack, Bren School of Environmental Science and Management at UC Santa Barbara|
|Date: ||Thursday 3 December 2020|
|Location: ||Online via Zoom (link available from LEEP@exeter.ac.uk)|
Kelsey Jack is an Assistant Professor in the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management at UC Santa Barbara. Her research is at the intersection of environmental and development economics, with a focus on how individuals, households, and communities decide to use natural resources and provide public goods. Kelsey’s research uses field experiments to test theory and new policy innovations. It has appeared in many of the top economic and scientific journals, including: The American Economic Review, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences, and Review of Economics and Statistics.