Kristin Raub

Field Interest Environmental Economics (specifically focusing on climate change in coastal systems, Climate Change, Marine Science)
Thesis Topic Environmental and Economic Choices of Residents of the Eastern Shore of Virginia in Response to Increased Coastal Flooding 
Committee Members Stephen Swallow (ARE), Ben Campbell (ARE), Charles Towe (ARE)
Awards and Honors Bishop-Carder Scholarship, Fall 2014
  • M.S., Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Connecticut, anticipated graduation 2015. Advisor: Stephen Swallow
  • M.S., Oceanography, University of Connecticut, (2013)
  • B.A., Marine Science, Boston University, 2011
Research Economic Impact Analysis of the Turfgrass Industry in New England (2013 – Present) under Ben Campbell.

Comparison of Marine Sampling Methods for Organic Contaminants: Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) Passive Samplers, Water Extractions, and Live Oyster Deployment (2011 – 2013), under Penny Vlahos (Department of Marine Science).
Teaching Experience
  • Biology 1107 Lab, Spring 2013.
  • Introduction to Oceanography Lab, Fall 2011 and Spring 2012

Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
University of Connecticut
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