Julie Mueller, PhD
economics and econometrics
of ecosystem services
Mueller is an assistant professor at Northern Arizona University. Her expertise
is in the area of environmental economics and econometrics and she has taught
many related classes including applied environmental economics, introduction to
econometrics and introduction to economics.
joining the NAU faculty in August 2008, Julie has conducted applied
environmental economics research and presented at local, regional and national
conferences and symposiums. Much of her work is interdisciplinary, focusing on
environmental issues in the greater Arizona area.
Julie specializes in spatial econometric applications to environmental
problems. She also served in the Fulbright Core Scholar program teaching
spatial econometrics in Goa, India.
- Mueller, Julie M. (2013) Estimating
Willingness to Pay for Watershed Restoration in Flagstaff, Arizona Using
Dichotomous-Choice Contingent Valuation. Forestry.
First published online November 1, 2013
Julie M., Swaffar, Wes, Nielsen, Erik, and Masek-Lopez, Sharon, and Springer,
Abraham. (2013) Estimating Values of
Increased Watershed Services from Forest Restoration. Water Resources Research 49(4):1773-1781.
Julie M. (2013) Estimating Arizona
Residents’ Willingness to Pay for Solar Energy Using Contingent Valuation. Energy Policy 53:462-476.
John B., and Mueller, Julie M. (2013) A Spatial Probit Modeling Approach to Account
for Spatial Spillover Effects in Dichotomous Choice Contingent Valuation
of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 45(1):53–63.
Awards and recognitions
Scholar, Fall 2012
Special groups and committees
- Program Committee Member for the Society for the
Study of Social Problems, 2010-2011.
- Program Committee Member for the American
Society of Criminology, 2009-2010.
- Elected to the National Board of Directors for
the Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2007-2010.
- Chair, Lee Scholar-Activists Support Funds
Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2008-2009.
- Chair-elect, Lee Scholar-Activists Support Funds
Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2007-2008.
- Committee Member for the C. Wright Mills Award
Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2006-2007.
- Committee Member for the Long Range Planning
Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2004-2006.
- Committee Member for the Racial/Ethnic Minority
Graduate Scholarship Committee, Society for the Study of Social Problems.
- Elected to the National Board of Directors as
Graduate Student Representative for the Society for the Study of Social
- Program Committee Member for the Society for
Study of Social Problems, 2003.
American Agricultural Economics Association, 2004-present
Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, 2004-present
- Member, Regional Science Association
- Journal Referee, Water Resources Research, Land Economics; American Journal of
Agricultural Economics; Environmental and Resource Economics; Land Use Policy;
Papers in Regional Science
Economics, Highest Honors and Distinction, University of North Carolina, Chapel
Economics, University of Oregon, 2003
Agricultural and Resource Economics, Colorado State University, 2007