Integrated ecological economic assessment and valuation, ecosystem accounting, decision analysis under uncertainty, payments for ecosystem services, forest policy mix analysis, urban ecosystem services in planning, non-market valuation methods for ecosystem services, conservation management planning, environmental and resource economics in water resource management, sustainable harvesting of wetland resources, Bayesian belief networks.
Ecosystem accounting, Environmental impact assessment (EIA), natural resource damage assessment (NRDA), non-market valuation of environmental impacts, environmental and economic risk analysis, decision-support systems and analysis, water resource economics, integrated water resource modelling and management.
David N. Barton holds a Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the Agricultural University of Norway (NLH), an M.Sc. in Ecological Economics from the National University of Costa Rica (UNA), and an M.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH).
SOFTWARE KNOW-HOW: @RISK Monte Carlo analysis in Excel (http://www.palisade.com/risk/default.asp) Hugin Expert Bayesian belief networks for decision analysis (http://www.hugin.com/) Expert Choice Multiple criteria analysis (http://www.expertchoice.com/) MindManager Project planning and management (http://www.mindjet.com/eu/) STATA Statistics and econometrics (http://www.stata.com/) ArcGIS Geographical information system (http://www.esri.com/) (basic knowledge)
English - Fluent Norwegian - Fluent Spanish - Fluent French - Very Good
Norway Costa Rica Nicaragua Guatemala Honduras El Salvador Sri Lanka Inner Mongolia, China Uganda Mali Karnataka,India Andrah Pradesh, India
International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE) European Association for Environment and Resource Economics (EAERE)