Peter Boxall

Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology
Email
pboxall@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-5694
Address
557D General Services Building
9007 - 116 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H1

Overview

About

Job/Research Area

Environmental and Resource Economics

Former Program Leader, Linking Environment and Agriculture Research Network (LEARN), Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Dr. Boxall is a participant in the Land Reclamation International Graduate School (LRIGS) program sponsored by NSERC CREATE.

Adjunct Professor, School of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Western Australia

Awards

  • 2013 - Outstanding Journal Article Award (Honorable Mention) in the Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics (with N.N. Zimmer and W.L. Adamowicz)
  • 2009 - Journal Article of Enduring Quality award by the Canadian Agricultural Economics Society (recognizes an article at least 10 years in circulation that has provided enduring quality to the profession)
  • 2009 - Best Paper Prize 2009 in the Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics (with W.L. Adamowicz and A. Moon)
  • 2005 - Killam Annual Professor
  • 2004 - Teaching Award of Merit, National Association of Colleges and Teachers in Agriculture (NACTA)
  • 2004 - McCalla Research Professorship
  • 2004 - Professor of the Year, Environmental and Conservation Program

Research

Research Interests

  • Environmental valuation: the use of revealed and stated preference methods.
  • Understanding heterogeneity in preferences for environmental goods and services.
  • Development and analysis of environmental and conservation policy.
  • Incorporating amenity values in land management and resource allocation.
  • The study of recreation demand and supply.
  • Public involvement processes in natural resource management.
  • Human dimensions of fish and wildlife management issues.

Courses

ENCS 473 - Environmental and Conservation Policy

An overview of principles and programs relating to environmental and conservation policy. Selected local, national, and international environmental policy issues. Not to be taken if credit received in ECON 467. Prerequisite: AREC 200, AREC 365, ECON 365, ECON 369, or FOREC 345. [Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology].

Fall Term 2021
ENCS 673 - Environmental and Conservation Policy

An overview of principles and programs relating to environmental and conservation policy. Selected local, national, and international environmental policy issues. Not to be taken if credit received for ENCS 473 or ECON 467. Prerequisite: AREC 200, AREC 365, ECON 365, ECON 369, or FOREC 345. [Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology].

Fall Term 2021

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Publications

Evaluation of agri-environmental programs: Can we determine if we grew forward in an environmentally friendly way?
Author(s): Boxall, P.C.
Publication Date: 2018
Publication: Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 66
Issue: 2
Page Numbers: 171-186

. Modelling the effect of risk perception on preferences and choice set formation over time: Recreational hunting site choice and Chronic Wasting Disease.
Author(s): Truong, T.D., W.L. Adamowicz and P.C. Boxall
Publication Date: 2018
Publication: Environmental and Resource Economics
Volume: 70
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 271-295

An experimental examination of target-based conservation auctions
Author(s): Boxall, P.C., O. Perger, K. Packman and M. Weber
Publication Date: 2017
Publication: Land Use Policy
Volume: 63
Page Numbers: 592-600

Auctioning risky conservation contracts
Author(s): Wichmann, B., P.C. Boxall, S. Wilson and O. Perger
Publication Date: 2017
Publication: Environmental and Resource Economics
Volume: 68
Issue: 4
Page Numbers: 1111–1144

Tradable disturbance permits for old-growth forest conservation: Experimental evaluation of implementation options
Author(s): Perger, O., C. Rollins, M. Weber, W.L. Adamowicz and P.C. Boxall
Publication Date: 2017
Publication: Strategic Behavior and the Environment
Volume: 7
Issue: 1-2
Page Numbers: 73-107

Measuring price elasticities of demand and supply of water rights based on stated and revealed preference data
Author(s): Zou, A., S. A. Wheeler, W.L. Adamowicz, P.C. Boxall and D. Hatton MacDonald.
Publication Date: 2016
Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 98
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 314-332

The demonstration and capture of the value of an ecosystem service: A quasi-experimentalhedonic property analysis
Author(s): Kim, H., P.C. Boxall and W.L. Adamowicz.
Publication Date: 2016
Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 98
Issue: 3
Page Numbers: 819-837

Using proportional modelling to evaluate farmer preferences for market-based water reallocation.
Author(s): Loch, A., P.C. Boxall and S. Wheeler
Publication Date: 2016
Publication: Agricultural Economics
Volume: 47
Issue: 4
Page Numbers: 387-398

The impacts of chronic wasting disease and its management on recreational hunters
Author(s): Zimmer, N., P.C. Boxall, and W. Adamowicz
Publication Date: 2012
Publication: Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 60
Page Numbers: 71-92

The economic benefits of wetland retention and restoration in Manitoba
Author(s): Pattison, J., P.C. Boxall and W.L. Adamowicz
Publication Date: 2011
Publication: Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 59
Issue: 2
Page Numbers: 223-244

The economics of wetland drainage and retention in Saskatchewan
Author(s): Cortus, B., S. Jeffrey, J.R. Unterschultz and P.C. Boxall
Publication Date: 2011
Publication: Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics.
Volume: 59
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 109-126

Complexity in choice experiments: Choice of the status quo alternative and implications for welfare measurement
Author(s): Boxall, P.C., W.L. Adamowicz, and A. Moon
Publication Date: 2009
Publication: Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Volume: 53
Page Numbers: 503-519

Do ethical consumers care about price? A revealed preference analysis of fair trade coffee purchases
Author(s): Arnot, C., P.C. Boxall, and S. Cash
Publication Date: 2006
Publication: Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 54
Page Numbers: 555-565

The impact of oil and natural gas facilities on rural residential property values: A spatial hedonic analysis
Author(s): Boxall, P.C., W.H. Chan, and M.L. McMillan
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Resource and Energy Economics
Volume: 27
Issue: 3
Page Numbers: 248-269

The influence of place attachment on recreation demand
Author(s): Hailu, G., P.C. Boxall, and B.L. McFarlane
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Journal of Economic Psychology
Volume: 26
Page Numbers: 581-598

Aggregation bias in recreation site choice models: Resolving the resolution problem
Author(s): Haener, M.K., P.C. Boxall, W.L Adamowicz, and D.H.Kuhnke
Publication Date: 2004
Publication: Land Economics
Volume: 80
Issue: 4
Page Numbers: 561-574

An assessment of the impacts of forest management on aboriginal hunters: Evidence from stated and revealed preference data
Author(s): Adamowicz, W.L., P. C. Boxall, M. Haener, Y. Zhang, D. Dosman and J. Marois
Publication Date: 2004
Publication: Forest Science
Volume: 50
Issue: 2
Page Numbers: 139-152

Valuing aboriginal artifacts: A combined revealed-stated preference approach
Author(s): Boxall, P.C., J. Englin, and W. L. Adamowicz
Publication Date: 2003
Publication: Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
Volume: 45
Issue: 2
Page Numbers: 213-230

Understanding heterogeneous preferences in random utility models: A latent class approach
Author(s): Boxall, P.C. and W.L. Adamowicz
Publication Date: 2002
Publication: Environmental and Resource Economics
Volume: 23
Issue: 4
Page Numbers: 421-446

Can stated preference methods be used to value attributes of subsistence hunting by Aboriginal Peoples? A case study in Northern Saskatchewan
Author(s): Haener, M., D. Dosman, W.L. Adamowicz, and P.C. Boxall
Publication Date: 2001
Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 83
Issue: 5
Page Numbers: 1334-1340

Modeling recreation site choice: Do hypothetical choices reflect actual behavior?
Author(s): Haener, M., P.C. Boxall and W.L. Adamowicz
Publication Date: 2001
Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Volume: 83
Issue: 3
Page Numbers: 629-642