Adeel, Z., Bakkensen, L., Cabrera-Rivera, O., Franco, E., Garfin, G., McPherson, R., Mendez, K., and Wen, X. 2023. Challenges in and Opportunities for International Collaboration: Costing Flood Damages and Losses across Canada, Mexico, and the United States. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 104: E1323-E1332.
Wen, X., Alarcon Ferreira, A. M., Rae, L., Saffari, H., Adeel, Z., Bakkensen, L., Mendez Estrada, K., Garfin, G., McPherson, R., Vargas, E. 2022. A Comprehensive Methodology for Evaluating Economic Impacts of Floods: An Application to Canada, Mexico, and the United States. Sustainability. 14(21): 14139.
Schlager, E., Bakkensen, L., Olivier, T, and Hanlon, J. 2021. Institutional Design for a Complex Commons: Variations in the Design of Credible Commitments and the Provision of Public Goods. Public Administration. 99(2): 263-289.
Adeel, Z., Alarcon, A. M., Bakkensen, L., Franco, E., Garfin, G., McPherson, R., Mendez, K., Roudaut, M. B., Saffari, H., and Wen, X. 2020. Developing a Comprehensive Methodology for Evaluating Economic Impacts of Floods in Canada, Mexico, and the United States. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. 50:101861.
Bakkensen, L. and Ma, L. 2020. Sorting Over Flood Risk and Implications for Policy Reform. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 104:102362. Winner of the 2020 JEEM Best Paper Award.
Bakkensen, L. and Mendelsohn, R. 2016. “Risk and Adaptation: Evidence from Global Hurricane Damages and Fatalities.” Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists. 3(3): 555-587.
Seo, N. and Bakkensen, L. 2016. “Did Adaptation Strategies Work? High Fatalities from Tropical Cyclones in the North Indian Ocean and Future Vulnerability Under Global Warming.” Natural Hazards. 82(2): 1341-1355.
Book Chapters (Peer Reviewed)
Bakkensen, L., and Conte, M. 2022. Risk Preferences and Natural Disasters: A Review of Theoretical and Empirical Themes. Handbook on the Economics of Disasters. Edward Elgar Publishing. Cheltenham, United Kingdom.
Policy White Papers
Commission for Environmental Cooperation. Prepared by Adeel, Z., Alarcón, A. M., Bakkensen, L., Franco, E., Garfin, G. M., McPherson, R. A., Méndez, K., Rae, L., Saffari, H., Wen, X. 2021. CEC Policy Brief on Flood Costing. Understanding the Comprehensive Economic Impact of Floods in Canada, Mexico, and the United States. Montreal, Canada: Commission for Environmental Cooperation. May 2021. 5 pp.
Bakkensen, L. and Johnson, R. 2017. “The Economic Impacts of Extreme Weather: Tucson and Southern Arizona’s Current Risks and Future Opportunities.” Making Action Possible in Southern Arizona Dashboard.
Selected Work in Progress
Bakkensen, L. and Barrage, L. Conditionally Accepted. Climate Shocks, Cyclones, and Economic Growth: Bridging the Micro-Macro Gap. The Economic Journal. Online Appendix. Replaces older working paper “Do Disasters Affect Growth? A Macro Model-Based Perspective on the Empirical Debate” (2016).
Bakkensen, L., Ma, L., Muehlenbachs, L., Benitez, L. Cumulative Impacts in Environmental Justice: Insights from Economics and Policy. (Revise and resubmit at Regional Science and Urban Economics.)
Bakkensen, L., Nguyen, Q., Phan, T., Schuler, P. Charting the Course: How Does Information about Sea Level Rise Affect the Willingness to Migrate? (Under review.)
Friedrich, H., Tellman, B., Sullivan, J., Saunders, A., Zuniga-Terran, A., Bakkensen, L., Cawley, M., Dolk, M., Emberson, R., Forrest, S., Gupta, N., Gyawali, N., Hall, C., Kettner, A., Sanchez Lozano, J., Bola, G. Earth Observation to Monitor and Redress Inequitable Post-Flood Recovery. (Under review.)
Bakkensen, L. Learning from Public Information Under Conflicting Signals: Evidence from U.S. Tornadoes.
Bakkensen, L. and Ahmed, S. The Role of Risk Preferences in Climate Decisions: Evidence from Bangladeshi Farmers.
Friedrich, H., and Bakkensen, L. After Impacts: Theory and Empirics for Natural Disaster Recovery.
National Science Foundation. Collaborative Research: Using Weather Forecasts to Identify Economic Behavior (with D. Lemoine and J. Shrader). $297,437. 2023-2026.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Gulf Research Program Early-Career Research Fellowship. $76,000. 2017-2019.
Fulbright Teaching Grant to South Korea. 2005.