“CERCLA Natural Resource Damage Assessment in NYS: a 20 year perspective and the changing role of Resource Economics”
Associate Economist with the Office of General Counsel for NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
April 3, 2013
Moon Library Conference Room.
Sharon currently holds a position as an Associate Economist for the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. She is responsible for providing economic expertise, analyses and consultations on a wide variety of topics faced by the Department’s more than 90 attorneys and executive staff. She has played a key role in the development of the Natural Resource Damages (NRD) program for the Department since 1993 and is a nationally recognized expert in NRD. She has a BA cum laude in Economics and Spanish from the University of Rochester, Rochester NY; an MS in Natural Resource Economics from SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY; and is ABD in the doctoral program in ecological economics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She has also served as an adjunct professor in the Business Department of The Sage Colleges in Albany, NY.