Kathleen Segerson
Kathleen Segerson
Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor, Department of Economics
Elected to the Academy in 2023


Dartmouth College, 1977, BA, Mathematics; Cornell University, 1984, PhD, Agricultural Economics

Professional Area

Incentive, microeconomics, public economics, liability and environmental resource management, fisheries management


Internationally recognized for diverse and insightful contributions to environmental economics, including the understanding of the role human behavior plays both in terms of impacting the environment and the impact of environmental change on human societies.