Ju-Chin Huang is a professor in the Department of Economics at Paul College. Her research focuses on methodologies and applications of non-market valuation. She has worked on a wide variety of topics including economic valuation of water quality, air quality, highway noise, recreation sites, solid waste management, hydrographic surveys, and food risk perceptions. Motivated by environmental valuation, she has also developed econometric techniques in the area of nonparametric estimation and ridge regression to improve welfare estimation in evaluating public policies.
Ph.D., Economics & Statistics, North Carolina State University
M.S., Economics, North Carolina State University
B.S., Agricultural Economics, National Taiwan University
ECON 402: Principles of Economics Micro
ECON 605: Inter Microeconomic Analysis
ECON 606: Inter. Microeconomics w/Calc
ECON 825: Mathematical Economics
ECON 909: Environmental Valuation
ECON 927: Econometrics II
Pyburn, M., Puzacke, K., Halstead, J. M., & Huang, J. -C. (2016). Sustaining and enhancing local and organic agriculture: assessing consumer issues in New Hampshire. Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, 40(1), 69-95. doi:10.1080/21683565.2015.1101731
Huang, J. -C., Shaw, D., Chien, Y. -L., & Zhao, M. Q. (2016). Valuing Public Goods through Demand for Related Commodities. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 98(1), 231-253.
Huang, J. -C., & Zhao, M. Q. (2015). Model selection and misspecification in discrete choice welfare analysis. Applied Economics, 47(39), 4153-4167. doi:10.1080/00036846.2015.1026581
Beaudin, L., & Huang, J. -C. (2014). Weather conditions and outdoor recreation: A study of New England ski areas. Ecological Economics, 106, 56-68. doi:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2014.07.011
Wright, C., Halstead, J., & Huang, J. (2014). Household Preferences for Alternative Trash and Recycling Services in Small Towns: Is Single Stream the Future of Rural Recycling?. In T. Kinnaman, & K. Takeuchi (Eds.), Handbook on Waste Management. Edwar Elgar.
Gibbs, J. P., Halstead, J. M., Boyle, K. J., & Huang, J. -C. (2002). An Hedonic Analysis of the Effects of Lake Water Clarity on New Hampshire Lakefront Properties. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 31(01), 39-46. doi:10.1017/s1068280500003464
Liu, S., Huang, J. -C., & Brown, G. L. (1998). Information and Risk Perception: A Dynamic Adjustment Process. Risk Analysis, 18(6), 689-699. doi:10.1111/j.1539-6924.1998.tb01113.x
Huang, J. -C., Haab, T. C., & Whitehead, J. C. (1997). Willingness to Pay for Quality Improvements: Should Revealed and Stated Preference Data Be Combined?. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 34(3), 240-255. doi:10.1006/jeem.1997.1013
Smith, V. K., & Huang, J. -C. (1995). Can Markets Value Air Quality? A Meta-Analysis of Hedonic Property Value Models. Journal of Political Economy, 103(1), 209-227. doi:10.1086/261981
Smith, V. K., & Huang, J. C. (1993). Hedonic models and air pollution: Twenty-five years and counting. Environmental and Resource Economics, 3(4), 381-394. doi:10.1007/bf00418818