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Michael Hanemann

Michael Hanemann

Julie A. Wrigley Chair in Sustainability, School of Sustainability, College of Global Futures

School of Sustainability
Arizona State University
PO Box 875502
Tempe, AZ 85287-5502


  • Distinguished Global Futures Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory
  • Julie A. Wrigley Chair in Sustainability, School of Sustainability, College of Global Futures
  • Professor, School of Sustainability, College of Global Futures
  • Director, Center for Environmental Economics and Sustainability Policy, W. P. Carey School of Business
  • Member, National Academy of Sciences


Michael Hanemann is a Chancellor's professor and Professor of environmental and resource economics in the Department of Agricultural and Resources Economics, where he has been on the faculty since 1968. Prior to coming to Berkeley, he earned a B.A. from Oxford University in Philosophy, Politics and Economics, a M.Sc. in Economics from the London School of Economics and Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University.


  • PhD, Economics, Harvard University, 1978
  • MA, Public Finance and Decision Theory, Harvard University, 1973
  • MS, Development Economics, London School of Economics, 1967
  • BA, Philosophy, Politics, and Econoimcs, Oxford University, England, 1965


Journal Articles


Sullivan, A., D. D. White and M. Hanemann. 2019. Designing collaborative governance: Insights from the drought contingency planning process for the lower Colorado River basin. Environmental Science & Policy 91:39-49. DOI:


Borger, T., N. J. Beaumont, L. Pendleton, K. J. Boyle, P. Cooper, S. Fletcher, T. Haab, M. Hanemann, T. L. Hooper, S. S. Hussain, R. Portela, M. Stithou, J. Stockill, T. Taylor and M. C. Austen. 2014. Incorporating ecosystem services in marine planning: The role of valuation. Marine Policy 46(May):161-170. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2014.01.019. (link )