About Dr. Kailin Kroetz
Resources for the Future’s Dr. Kailin Kroetz presented her research on fisheries management as the closing speaker of the Economics of Property Rights and the Environment Seminar Series at The Center for Growth and Opportunity, on April 18, 2018.
Kailin Kroetz’s research focuses on policy questions related to aquatic and terrestrial species management. Her fisheries economics work is focused on developing and evaluating fisheries management policies with multiple objectives such as sustainable stocks, economic efficiency, and thriving fishing communities. Current work includes analysis of commercial fishery catch share program design in the US and developing country contexts as well as examining potential gains to fishing communities from integrating socioeconomic factors into ecosystem-based fisheries management (EBFM) decision frameworks.