Gareth P. Green, PhD

Gareth Green

PhD, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of CA, Berkeley
MS, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of CA, Berkeley
BA, Economics, University of Washington

Program Director, MSBA
Associate Professor, Economics

Phone: 206-296-2536

Building/Room: Pigott 504

Teaching Areas

  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
  • Water Resource Management
  • Fair Trade Coffee Markets

Syllabus

Personal Bio

Dr. Gareth Green received his Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics in 1995 from the University of California at Berkeley and his B.A. in Economics at the University of Washington. Green focused his studies and research on quantitative methods and statistical modeling applied to environmental and natural resource economics. Green is currently the Director of Albers Business Analytics program, and served as Chair of the Economics Department for six years. Green teaches microeconomics, statistics, mathematical modeling, environmental and natural resource economics, and introduction to business analytics at the graduate and undergraduate level. Green's research interests include natural resource and environmental economics, behavioral economics, and statistical modeling. Specific examples of his research include behavioral economics related to environmental investment decisions over time, inference from machine learning models, teaching methodology for quantitative material, the economics of fair-trade coffee, estimating the technology-adoption response to water pricing regulations, and developing and instituting water pricing policies in California irrigation districts. Dr. Green began teaching at Seattle University in the fall of 2000, is a Seattle native and enjoys the many outdoor recreational activities available in the Pacific Northwest.