Research

Publications

Skidmore, M., Moffette, F., et al. “Cattle Ranchers and Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon: Production, Location, and Policies.” Global Environmental Change 2021. (Open access article) (Policy report published with Meridian Institute)


Moffette, Fanny, Skidmore, M., and Gibbs, H. “Environmental policies that shape productivity: Evidence from cattle production in the Brazilian Amazon.” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2021. (Open access article)


Sims, K., Foltz, J., and Skidmore, M. “Prisons as drivers of COVID-19 spread.” American Journal of Public Health, 2021.

Selected working papers (available upon request)

Skidmore, M., Foltz, J., and Andarge, T. “Effectiveness of Local Regulations on Non-point Source Pollution: Evidence from Wisconsin Dairy Farms” 2021.


Skidmore, M., Sims, K., and Gibbs, H. "Pesticides and poisoned chalices: The effects of soy production on childhood cancer in Brazil" 2021.


Skidmore, M. “Heterogeneous adaptation to climate change: Evidence from cattle production in the Amazon.” 2021.


Gibbs, H., Skidmore, M., et al. “Blind spots in the zero-deforestation cattle supply chains.” 2021.


Skidmore, M., Sims, K., et al, “Cattle slaughter age in the Brazilian Amazon: increased productivity and reduced carbon production.” 2021.