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Does the U.S. public support using gene drives in agriculture? And what do they want to know?

Michael S. Jones, Jason. A. Delborne, Johanna Elsensohn, Paul D. Mitchell, Zachary S. Brown. Does the U.S. public support using gene drives in agriculture? And what do they want to know?. Science Advances 11 Sep 2019; Vol. 5, no. 9, eaau8462. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aau8462. Download PDF
2019Jones, Mike; Delborne, Jason; Elsensohn, Johanna; Brown, Zachary

Governing evolution: A socioecological comparison of resistance management for insecticidal transgenic Bt crops among four countries

Carrière, Y., Brown, Z.S., Downes, S.J. et al (2019). Governing evolution: A socioecological comparison of resistance management for insecticidal transgenic Bt crops among four countries. Ambio. doi: 10.1007/s13280-019-01167-0 Download PDF
2019Brown, Zachary

A potential new tool for the toolbox: Assessing gene drives for eradicating invasive rodent populations

Campbell, K. J., Saah, J. R., Brown, P. R., Godwin, J., Gould, F., Howald, G. R., Piaggio, A., Thomas, P., Tompkins, D. M., Threadgill, D., Delborne, J., Kanavy, D. M., Kuiken, T., Packard, H., Serr, M. & Shiels, A. (2019) A potential new tool for the toolbox: Assessing gene drives for eradicating invasive rodent populations. In: Island invasives: Scaling up to meet the challenge, eds. C. R. Veitch, M. N. Clout, A. R. Martin, J. C. Russell & C. J. West, pp. 6-14. Gland, Switzerland: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. Download
2019Saah, J.R., Godwin, J., Gould, F., Delborne, J., Kuiken, T., Serr, M.

An Introduction to the Proceedings of the Environmental Release of Engineered Pests: Building an International Governance Framework

Zachary S. Brown (2018) Introduction. Ed. Zachary S. Brown, Lucy Carter, and Fred Gould. An Introduction to the Proceedings of the Environmental Release of Engineered Pests: Building an International Governance Framework. BMC Proceedings 2018 12 (Suppl 8):10. doi: 10.1186/s12919-018-0105-1. Download
2018Brown, Zachary; Gould, Fred

Towards Inclusive Social Appraisal: Risk, Participation and Democracy in Governance of Synthetic Biology

Stirling, A., Hayes, K. R., Delborne, J. A. (2018). Towards Inclusive Social Appraisal: Risk, Participation and Democracy in Governance of Synthetic Biology. Ed. Zachary S. Brown, Lucy Carter, and Fred Gould. An Introduction to the Proceedings of the Environmental Release of Engineered Pests: Building an International Governance Framework. BMC Proceedings 2018 12 (Suppl 8):15 doi: 10.1186/s12919-018-0111-3. Download
2018Delborne, Jason

Wicked evolution: Can we address the sociobiological dilemma of pesticide resistance?

Fred Gould, Zachary Brown and Jennifer Kuzma. Wicked evolution: Can we address the sociobiological dilemma of pesticide resistance? Science 18 May 2018: Vol. 360, Issue 6390, pp. 728-732. DOI: 10.1126/science.aar3780. Download
2018Gould, Fred, Brown, Zachary, Kuzma, Jennifer

Voluntary Programs To Encourage Refuges for Pesticide Resistance Management: Lessons from a Quasi-Experiment

Zachary S Brown; Voluntary Programs To Encourage Refuges for Pesticide Resistance Management: Lessons from a Quasi-Experiment, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 100, Issue 3, 1 April 2018, Pages 844–867, doi: 10.1093/ajae/aay004. Download
2018Brown, Zachary

A roadmap for gene drives: using institutional analysis and development to frame research needs and governance in a systems context

J. Kuzma, F. Gould, Z. Brown, J. Collins, J. Delborne, E. Frow, K. Esvelt, D. Guston, C. Leitschuh, K. Oye and S. Stauffer. 2017. A roadmap for gene drives: using institutional analysis and development to frame research needs and governance in a systems context. Journal of Responsible Innovation. Vol. 5, Iss. sup1, 2018. doi: 10.1080/23299460.2017.1410344. [Special Issue: Roadmap to Gene Drives: Research and Governance Needs in Social, Political, and Ecological Context. Edited by J. Delborne, J. Kuzma, F. Gould, E. Frow, C. Leitschuh, and J. Sudweeks]. Download
2017Kuzma; Gould; Brown; Delborne; Leitschuh; Stauffer; Sudweeks

Economic issues to consider for gene drives

Paul D. Mitchell, Zachary Brown and Neil McRoberts. 2017. Economic issues to consider for gene drives. Journal of Responsible Innovation. Vol. 5, Iss. sup1, 2018. doi: 10.1080/23299460.2017.1407914. [Special Issue: Roadmap to Gene Drives: Research and Governance Needs in Social, Political, and Ecological Context. Edited by J. Delborne, J. Kuzma, F. Gould, E. Frow, C. Leitschuh, and J. Sudweeks]. Download
2017Brown; Delborne; Kuzma; Gould; Leitschuh; Sudweeks

The Economics, Regulation and International Implications of Gene Drives in Agriculture

Z. S. Brown (2017). The Economics, Regulation and International Implications of Gene Drives in Agriculture. Choices, Quarter 2.
2017Brown, Zachary

Spatial patterns of market participation and resource extraction: Fuelwood collection in northern Uganda

D. Miteva, R. A. Kramer, Z. S. Brown, M. D. Smith (2017). Spatial patterns of market participation and resource extraction: Fuelwood collection in northern Uganda. American Journal of Agricultural Economics. Volume 99, Issue 4, 1 July 2017, Pages 1008-1026, doi: 10.1093/Ajae/aax027
2017Brown, Zachary

Preference Heterogeneity in the Structural Estimation of Efficient Pigovian Incentives for Insecticide Spraying to Reduce Malaria

Z. S. Brown, R. A. Kramer (2017). Preference Heterogeneity in the Structural Estimation of Efficient Pigovian Incentives for Insecticide Spraying to Reduce Malaria. Environmental and Resource Economics. doi: 10.1007/S10640-017-0115-x
2017Brown, Zachary

The value of information in decision-analytic modeling for malaria control in east Africa

D. Kim, Z. S. Brown, et al. (2017). The value of information in decision-analytic modeling for malaria control in east Africa. Risk Analysis, 37(2): 231-244.
2017Brown, Zachary

Do farmers with less education realize higher yield gains from GM maize in developing countries? Evidence from the Philippines

Jones, M.S., Roderick, R.M., Brown, Z.S. & Yorobe, J.M., (2017). "Do farmers with less education realize higher yield gains from GM maize in developing countries? Evidence from the Philippines," 2017 Annual Meeting, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, February 4-7, 2017, Mobile, Alabama 252822.
2017Brown, Zachary; Jones, Michael; Roderick, Rejesus

Household perceptions and subjective valuations of indoor residual spraying programs to control malaria in northern Uganda

Z. S. Brown, R. A. Kramer, D. Ocan, C. Oryema (2016). Household perceptions and subjective valuations of indoor residual spraying programs to control malaria in northern Uganda. Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 5:100.
2016Brown, Zachary

Links between urban structure and life satisfaction in a cross-section of OECD metro areas

Z. S. Brown, W. Oueslati, J. Silva (2016). Links between urban structure and life satisfaction in a cross-section of OECD metro areas. Ecological Economics, 129: 112-121.
2016Brown, Zachary

Voluntary programs to Encourage compliance with refuge regulations for pesticide resistance management: results from a quasi-experiment

Z. S. Brown. 2016. Voluntary programs to Encourage compliance with refuge regulations for pesticide resistance management: results from a quasi-experiment. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA); 2016 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, Boston, Massachusetts.
2016Brown, Zachary

Altruism and Skepticism in public attitudes toward food nanotechnology

Brown, J, Fatehi, L, and J. Kuzma. (2015) Altruism and Skepticism in public attitudes toward food nanotechnology. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 17:122-140. doi:10.1007/S11051-015-2926-4
2015Kuzma, Jennifer

Tender instruments: programme participation and impact in australian conservation tenders, grants and volunteer organisations

Z. S. Brown, B. Alvarez, N. Johnstone (2015). Tender instruments: programme participation and impact in australian conservation tenders, grants and volunteer organisations. OECD environment Working Papers, No. 85. OECD Publishing.
2015Brown, Zachary

Addressing environmental risks for child health, in promoting health, preventing disease: the economic case

L. Trasande, Z. S. Brown (2015). Addressing environmental risks for child health, in promoting health, preventing disease: the economic case. Eds: D. McDaid, F. Sassi, S. Merkur. World Health Organization, Open University Press, Maidenhead, UK.
2015Brown, Zachary

The ABCs of Eye Color in Tribolium castaneum: Orthologs of the Drosophila white, scarlet, and brown Genes

2015Lorenzen, Marce

Better the devil you throw: Experience and support for pay-as-you-throw waste charges

Z. S. Brown and N. Johnstone (2014). Better the devil you throw: Experience and support for pay-as-you-throw waste charges. Environmental Science & Policy, 38: 132-142.
2014Brown, Zachary

Greening Household Behaviour: Cross-Domain comparisons in environmental attitudes and behaviours using spatial effects

Z. S. Brown (2014). Greening Household Behaviour: Cross-Domain comparisons in environmental attitudes and behaviours using spatial effects. OECD environment Working Papers, 70. OECD Publishing.
2014Brown, Zachary

Hungry for Information: Public Attitudes toward Food Nanotechnology and Labeling Review of Policy Research 30: 512-548

Brown, J., and J. Kuzma. (2013) "Hungry for Information: Public Attitudes toward Food Nanotechnology and Labeling" Review of Policy Research 30: 512-548. DOI: 10.1111/Ropr.12035
2013Kuzma, Jennifer

Examining the Oversight Challenges of Plant TagMo

Korslund, K., Victor, A., Brown, J., and J. Kuzma. (2013) Examining the Oversight Challenges of Plant TagMo.: Workshop Report. U of MN, https://sites.Google.com/a/umn.edu/igets/
2013Kuzma, Jennifer

Testing the effect of defaults on the thermostat settings of OECD employees

Z. S. Brown, N. Johnstone, I. Hascic , L. Vong, F. Barascud (2013). Testing the effect of defaults on the thermostat settings of OECD employees. Energy Economics, 39: 128-134.
2013Brown, Zachary

Insecticide resistance and malaria vector control: The importance of fitness cost mechanisms in determining economically optimal control trajectories

Z. S. Brown, K. Dickinson, and R. A. Kramer (2013). Insecticide resistance and malaria vector control: The importance of fitness cost mechanisms in determining Economically optimal control trajectories. Journal of Economic Entomology, 106(1): 366-374.
2013Brown, Zachary

Greening Household Behaviour: Overview from the 2011 Survey

Y. Serret, Z. S. Brown, N. Johnstone (2013). Greening Household Behaviour: Overview from the 2011 Survey. OECD Studies on Environmental Policy and Household Behaviour, OECD Publishing. [Edited book, authored three chapters.]
2013Brown, Zachary

Background information on the assessment of alternatives to DDT

Z. S. Brown (2013). Background information on the assessment of alternatives to DDT. Technical report for the Stockholm Convention Secretariat. UNeP/POPS/POPRC.7/INF/19
2013Brown, Zachary

More than the Sum of their Parts: Valuing Environmental Quality by Combining Life Satisfaction Surveys and GIS Data

J. Silva, Z. S. Brown (2013). More than the Sum of their Parts: Valuing Environmental Quality by Combining Life Satisfaction Surveys and GIS Data. OECD Statistics Working Papers, 2013/1, OECD Publishing.
2013Brown, Zachary

Field Observations of Oviposition by a Specialist Herbivore on Plant Parts and Plant Species Unsuitable as Larval Food

Benda, N. D., C. Brownie, C. Schal, F. Gould. 2011.Field Observations of Oviposition by a Specialist Herbivore on Plant Parts and Plant Species Unsuitable as Larval Food. Environ. Entomol. 40:1478-1486. DOI: 10.1603/EN09335
2011Gould, Fred

On the (Mis)Use of Wealth as a Proxy for Risk Aversion

M. F. Bellemare, Z. S. Brown (2010). On the (Mis)Use of Wealth as a Proxy for Risk Aversion. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 92(1): 273-282.
2010Brown, Zachary

Fruit abscission by Physalis species as defense against frugivory

Benda, N. D., C. Brownie, C. Schal, F. Gould 2009. Fruit abscission by Physalis species as defense against frugivory. Entom. Exp. Appl. 130:21-27. DOI: 10.1111/J.1570-7458.2008.00792.X
2009Gould, Fred

Effect of Heliothis subflexa herbivory on fruit abscission by Physalis species: the roles of mechanical damage and chemical factors

Petzold, J., C. Brownie, F. Gould. 2009. Effect of Heliothis subflexa herbivory on fruit abscission by Physalis species: the roles of mechanical damage and chemical factors. Ecol. Entomol. 34:603- 613. DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-2311.2009.01109.X
2009Gould, Fred

Differential attraction of Heliothis subflexa males to synthetic pheromone lures in eastern US and western Mexico

Groot, A. T., R. G. Santangelo, e. Ricci, C. Brownie, F. Gould, C. Schal. 2007. Differential attraction of Heliothis subflexa males to synthetic pheromone lures in eastern US and western Mexico. J. Chem ecol. 33:353-368. DOI: 10.1007/S10886-006-9233-6
2007Gould, Fred

Effect of PBAN on the sex pheromone gland profile in mated Heliothis virescens and Heliothis subflexa females

Groot, A.T., Y. Fan, C. Brownie, R. A. Jurenka, F. Gould, and C. Schal. (2005). Effect of PBAN on the sex pheromone gland profile in mated Heliothis virescens and Heliothis subflexa females. J. Chem. Ecol. 31:15-28. doi: 10.1007/S10886-005-0970-8
2005Gould, Fred

Male and female antennal responses in Heliothis virescens and H. Subflexa to conspecific and heterospecific sex pheromone compounds

Groot, A.T., C. Gemeno, C. Brownie, F. Gould & C. Schal. 2005. Male and female antennal responses in Heliothis virescens and H. Subflexa to conspecific and heterospecific sex pheromone compounds. Environmental entomology. 34:256-263. doi: 10.1603/0046-225X-34.2.256
2005Gould, Fred

Species diagnosis and Bacillus thuringiensis resistance monitoring of Heliothis virescens and Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) field strains from the southern United States using feeding disruption bioassays

Bailey, W. D., C. Brownie, J. S. Bacheler, F. Gould, G. G. Kennedy, C. E. Sorenson, and R. M. Roe. 2001. Species diagnosis and Bacillus thuringiensis resistance monitoring of Heliothis virescens and Helicoverpa zea (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) field strains from the southern United States using feeding disruption bioassays. J. Econ. Entomol. 94: 76-85.
2001Gould, Fred

Monitoring strategies for early detection of Lepidoptera resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal proteins

Sims, S. B., J. T. Greenplate, T. B. Stone, A. Caprio, and F. L. Gould. 1996. Monitoring strategies for early detection of Lepidoptera resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal proteins, pp. 229-242. In T. M. Brown ed.], Molecular genetics and evolution of pesticide resistance. Amer. Chem. Soc., Wash. DC.
1996Gould, Fred

Monitoring strategies for early detection of Lepidoptera resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal proteins

Sims, S. B., J. T. Greenplate, T. B. Stone, A. Caprio, and F. L. Gould. 1996. Monitoring strategies for early detection of Lepidoptera resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal proteins, pp. 229-242. In: T. M. Brown [ed.], Molecular genetics and evolution of pesticide resistance. Am. Chem. Soc., Washington, DC.
1996Gould, Fred

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