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John Tschirhart

John Tschirhart

Professor Emeritus


BU 285 W

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Curriculum Vitae



My research interests include Environmental & Resource Economics, Utility Regulation & Restructuring, and Bioeconomics.


Selected Publications

Perrings, C., ... & Tschirhart, J. (2011). Ecosystem services, targets, and indicators for the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 9(9), 512-520.

Tschirhart, J. (2012). Biology as a source of non-convexities in ecological production functions. Environmental and Resource Economics, 51(2), 189-213. (Awarded Best Paper of the Year in Environmental and Resource Economics)

Hussain, A. T., & Tschirhart, J. (2013). Economic/ecological tradeoffs among ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation. Ecological Economics, 93, 116-127.



  • PhD, Purdue University
  • MS, Purdue University
  • BS, Johns Hopkins University


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