• Bernknopf, R., Y. Kuwayama, R. Gibson, J. Blakely, B. Mabee, T. J. Clifford, B. Quayle, J. Epting, T. Hardy, and D. Goodrich. Monetising the savings of remotely sensed data and information in Burn Area Emergency Response (BAER) wildfire assessment. International Journal of Wildland Fire. DOI: 10.1071/WF19209. [Journal Article]

  • Stroming, S., M. Robertson, B. Mabee, Y. Kuwayama, and B. Schaeffer. 2020. Quantifying the human health benefits of using satellite information to detect cyanobacterial harmful algal blooms and manage recreational advisories in U.S. lakes. GeoHealth, 4(9), e2020GH000254. DOI: 10.1029/2020GH000254. [Journal Article]

  • Kroetz, K., Y. Kuwayama, and C. Vexler. 2020. The economics of the joint management of water resources and aquatic species in the United States. Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, 14(2), 194–215. DOI: 10.1093/reep/reaa005. [Journal Article]

  • Öberg, G., G. S. Metson, Y. Kuwayama, and S. A. Conrad. Conventional sewer systems are too time-consuming, costly and inflexible to meet the challenges of the 21st century. 2020. Sustainability, 12(16), 6518. DOI: 10.3390/su12166518. [Journal Article]

  • Kuwayama, Y., and S. Olmstead. 2020. Hydroeconomic modeling of resource recovery from wastewater: Implications for water quality and quantity management. Journal of Environmental Quality, 49(3), 593-602. DOI: 10.1002/jeq2.20050. [Journal Article]


  • Virapongse, A., F. Pearlman, J. Pearlman, M. Murambadoro, Y. Kuwayama, and M. Glasscoe. 2020. Ten rules to increase the societal value of Earth Observations. Earth Science Informatics, 13(2), 233-247. DOI: 10.1007/s12145-020-00453-w. [Journal Article]


  • Kuwayama, Y., S. Olmstead, D. Wietelman, and J. Zheng. 2020. Trends in nutrient pollution as a source of potential water quality damages: A case study of Texas, USA. Science of the Total Environment, 724, 137962. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137962. [Journal Article]


  • Fitzgerald, T., Y. Kuwayama, S. Olmstead, and A. Thompson. 2020. Dynamic impacts of U.S. energy development on agricultural land use. Energy Policy, 137, 11163. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2019.111163. [Journal Article]

  • Walls, M., and Kuwayama, Y. 2019. Evaluating payments for forest watershed services programs in the United States. Water Economics and Policy, 5(4). DOI: 10.1142/S2382624X19500036. [Journal Article]

  • Kuwayama, Y., A. Thompson, R. Bernknopf, B. Zaitchik, and P. Vail. 2019. Estimating the impact of drought on agriculture using the US Drought Monitor. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 101(1): 193-210. [Journal Article]


  • Metson, G., S. M. Powers, R. L. Hale, J. Sayles, G. Öberg, G. K. MacDonald, Y. Kuwayama, N. Springer, A. Weatherley, K. L. Hondula, K. Jones, R. B. Chowdhury, A. H. W. Beusen, and A. F. Bouwman. 2017. Socioenvironmental assessment of phosphorus flows in the urban sanitation chain of diverse cities. Regional Environmental Change, 18(5):1387-1401. [Journal Article]


  • Bernknopf, R., D. Brookshire, Y. Kuwayama, M. Macauley, M. Rodell, A. Thompson, P. Vail, and B. Zaitchik. 2017. The value of remotely sensed information: The case of GRACE-enhanced drought severity index. Weather, Climate, and Society, 10(1): 187-203. [Journal Article]


  • Epanchin-Niell, R., Y. Kuwayama, and M. Walls. 2017. Spatial-dynamic complexities of the climate challenge for rural areas: Integrating resource and regional economic insights. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 99(2): 447–463. [Journal Article]


  • Kuwayama, Y., S. Roeshot, A. Krupnick, N. Richardson, and J. Mares. 2017. Risks and mitigation options for on-site storage of wastewater from shale gas and tight oil development. Energy Policy, 101: 582–593. [Journal Article]


  • Kuwayama, Y., and N. Brozović. 2017. Optimal management of environmental externalities with time lags and uncertainty. Environmental and Resource Economics, 68(3): 473-499. [Journal Article]


  • Kuwayama, Y., and H. Kamen. 2016. What drives the reuse of municipal wastewater? A county-level analysis of Florida. Land Economics, 92(4): 679–702. [Journal Article]


  • Kuwayama, Y., S. Olmstead, and A. Krupnick. 2015. Water quality and quantity impacts of hydraulic fracturing. Current Sustainable/Renewable Energy Reports, 2(1): 17–24. [Journal Article]

  • Kuwayama, Y., and N. Brozović. 2013. The regulation of a spatially heterogeneous externality: Tradable groundwater permits to protect streams. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 66(2): 364– 382. [Journal Article]


  • Kuwayama, Y., and N. Brozović. 2012. Analytical hydrologic models and the design of policy instruments for groundwater-quality management. Hydrogeology Journal, 20(5): 957–972. [Journal Article]


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