Christopher Wada

Informing Water Policy in Hawaii with Transformative Interdisciplinary Research: UHERO’s Role in ʻIke Wai

By Kimberly Burnett and Christopher Wada UHERO’s Project Environment will be leading the economic analysis …

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Cost-Effectiveness of Controlling Invasive Miconia via Herbicide Ballistic Technology

By Kimberly Burnett and Christopher Wada Miconia calvescens is an invasive tree native to South …

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Disaster Mitigation Infrastructure: The Case of Seawalls in Otsuchi, Japan

Disaster management problems often pose the same types of challenges that environmental governance problems do; …

The Economic Value of Groundwater in Obama

Worldwide, freshwater is important not only for direct consumption but also for its role in …

Sustainable Agriculture Irrigation Management: The Water-Energy-Food Nexus in Pajaro Valley, California

The water-energy-food (WEF) nexus is quickly becoming one of the most critical global environmental challenges …

Recent Trends in Hawaii’s Green Economy: Agriculture, Energy and Natural Resource Management

This report provides an update to the 2012 “Foundations for Hawai‘i’s Green Economy: Economic Trends …

Methods of the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

This paper focuses on a collection of methods that can be used to analyze the …

Economic Impact of the Natural Energy Laboratory Hawaii Authority Tenants on the State of Hawaii

The Natural Energy Laboratory Hawaii Authority (NELHA) contracted UHERO to estimate its economic impact on the State …

Benefit-Cost Analysis of Watershed Conservation

The objectives of this report are (1) to review studies that estimate the relationship between …