Michael Hanemann

Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801
Director
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801
Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801
Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801
Distinguished Sustainability Scientist
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
9801

Biography

Michael Hanemann is a professor of economics with the W. P. Carey School of Business and a Julie A. Wrigley Chair in Sustainability in the School of Sustainability at Arizona State University. He is an environmental economist who works in the areas of water economics and policy, climate change and non-market valuation. He is also the director of the Center of Environmental Economics and Sustainability Policy at ASU.

Prior to ASU, he was a Chancellor's professor and professor of environmental and resource economics in the Department of Agricultural and Resources Economics at University of California-Berkeley, where he served from 1968-2011. 

Professor Hanemann is a member of the National Academy of Sciences.

Education

  • Ph.D. Economics,  Harvard University 1978
  • M.A. Public Finance and Decision Theory, Harvard University 1973
  • M.Sc. Development Economics, London School of Economics 1967
  • B.A. Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Oxford University, England 1965 

Courses

Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
SOS 598Special Topics
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
SOS 598Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
SOS 598Special Topics
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
SOS 598Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
SOS 494Special Topics
SOS 591Seminar
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
SOS 598Special Topics
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
SOS 591Seminar
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics
PAF 591Seminar
SOS 598Special Topics
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ECN 445Environmental Economics

Honors/Awards

  • Elected to US National Academy of Sciences, 2011.
  • Honorary Ph.D University of Vigo, Spain. January 2015
  • Fellow, American Association of Agricultural Economics, 2010.
  • Winner, American Agricultural Economics Association Award for Publication of Enduring Quality, 2009.
  • Lifetime Award for Outstanding Achievement, European Association of Environmental & Resource Economists, 2008.
  • Fellow, Association of Environmental & Resource Economists (Inaugural Fellow) 2006.
  • Honorary Ph.D., Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, October 2003.
  • Winner, Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, Publication of Enduring Quality, 1999
  • Winner, American Agricultural Economics Association Quality of Research Discovery Award, 1990.
  • Winner, Western Agricultural Economics Association Outstanding Journal Article Award, 1990.

Expertise Areas