Kathleen Segerson

Professor of Economics
University of Connecticut

Kathleen Segerson is an environmental economist, whose research is focused primarily on the incentive effects of alternative environmental policy instruments, including applications to groundwater contamination, hazardous waste management, workplace accidents; land use regulation, climate change and nonpoint pollution from agriculture. She is a fellow of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE) and of the American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA). She has held numerous editorial positions and has served on a number of advisory committees for the National Academy of Sciences. She holds a PhD from Cornell University and a BA from Dartmouth College.