Dr. Quinn Weninger

John F. Timmons Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics
Dr. Quinn Weninger

Awards and Honors

  • John F. Timmons Endowed Professorship in Environmental and Resource Economics, February 2016-present
  • Director of Graduate Education, 2017-present
  • Associate Editor, Marine Resource Economics, 2015-present
  • Editorial Council, Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, 2014-present
  • Editorial Council, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2016-present
  • Co-Editor, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2009-2014



Recent Publications

  • Cap-and-trade under transactions costs and factor irreversibility, Economic Theory, 64 (2017): 357-407, with Rajesh Singh.
  • Harvest efficiency and fishery discards under harvest uncertainty and trading restrictions, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 70 (2015): 72-91, with Rajesh Singh.
  • Cap-and-trade bycatch management with costly avoidance and stock uncertainty, Marine Resource Economics, 30 (2015): 97-119, with Rajesh Singh.
  • Information sharing and cooperative search in fisheries, Environmental and Resource Economics, 58 (2014): 353-372, with Keith Evans.




Area of Expertise: 
Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics
Environmental and Ecological Economics
Industrial Organization
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1995
B.Sc., University of Alberta, 1989
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