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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

  Dr. Eric M. Jamelske

Research

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE
Department of Economics

Office : SSS 471
Phone : 715-836-3254
E-mail : jamelsem@uwec.edu


Current Papers

  • Using Incentives, Modeling and Praise to Expand the Reach of the USDA Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program
      -Under Review ~ Appetite ~ August 2014
      -With Lori Bica and Carla Lagorio, UW-Eau Claire
      -Student/Faculty Collaborative Research
  • Assessing Wisconsin Middle and High School Student Knowledge About Climate Change: Implications for Science Education in the United States
        -Under review ~ Journal of Geoscience Education ~ August 2014
        -With James Barrett, Sacramento City College
        -With Minda Berbeco, National Center for Science Education
        -With James Boulter, UW-Eau Claire   
        -Student/Faculty Collaborative Research
  • Tracking the Use of Free Fruit and Vegetable Coupons Given to Families and Assessing the Impact on Children's Consumption
      -In progress ~ Fall 2014
      -Student/Faculty Collaborative Research 
  • Examining College Student Public Opinion on Climate Change Public in China and the United States
       -In Progress ~ Fall 2014
       -With James Barrett, Sacramento City College
       -With James Boulter, UW-Eau Claire
       -With Laurie Miller, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
       -With Han Wenli, Southwest Jiaotong University
       -With Wang Ran, University of International Business and Economics
       -Student/Faculty Collaborative Research
  • Abstract (pdf)


  • Examining Adult Public Opinion on Climate Change Public in China and the United States
       -In Progress ~ Fall 2014
       -With James Barrett, Sacramento City College
       -With James Boulter, UW-Eau Claire
       -With Laurie Miller, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
       -With Han Wenli, Southwest Jiaotong University
       -With Wang Ran, University of International Business and Economics
       -Student/Faculty Collaborative Research
  • Abstract (pdf)


  • Assessing Citizens' Willingness-to-Pay for Climate Change Mitigation Policy in China and the United States
       -In Progress ~ Fall 2014
       -With James Barrett, Sacramento City College
       -With James Boulter, UW-Eau Claire
       -With Laurie Miller, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
       -With Han Wenli, Southwest Jiaotong University
       -With Wang Ran, University of International Business and Economics
       -Student/Faculty Collaborative Research

  • Abstract (pdf)

  • Evaluating the Influence of Incentives on Children's School Lunchroom Choices and Consumption of Fruit and Vegetables
       -In Progress ~ Fall 2014
       -With Anya Samak, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • Abstract (pdf)



Professional Presentations

  • Southwest Jiaotong University, China ~ June 2014
    -Examining Adult and College Student Public Opinion on Climate Change Public in China and the United States
  • Southwest Jiaotong University, China ~ June 2014
    -Assessing Citizens' Willingness-to-Pay for Climate Change Mitigation Policy in China and the United States
  • Xian University, China ~ June 2014
    -Examining Adult and College Student Public Opinion on Climate Change Public in China and the United States
  • Xian University, China ~ June 2014
    -Assessing Citizens' Willingness-to-Pay for Climate Change Mitigation Policy in China and the United States
  • Jinan University, China ~ May 2014
    -Examining Adult and College Student Public Opinion on Climate Change Public in China and the United States
  • Jinan University, China ~ May 2014
    -Assessing Citizens' Willingness-to-Pay for Climate Change Mitigation Policy in China and the United States
  • University of Intl Business & Economics, China ~ May 2014
    -Examining Adult and College Student Public Opinion on Climate Change Public in China and the United States
  • University of Intl Business & Economics, China ~ May 2014
    -Assessing Citizens' Willingness-to-Pay for Climate Change Mitigation Policy in China and the United States
  • UWEC Economics Department Seminar ~ April 2014
    -Assessing Citizens' Willingness-to-Pay for Climate Change Mitigation Policies in China and the United States
  • UWEC Research Forum ~ February 2014
    -Comparing Climate Change Public Opinion of Adults and College Students in the United States and China
  • Southwest Jiaotong University, China ~ November 2013
    -Comparing Climate Change Public Opinion of Adults and College Students in the United States and China: Preliminary Results from Chinese Adults
  • Xi'an University, China ~ October 2013
    -Comparing Climate Change Public Opinion of Adults and College Students in the United States and China: Preliminary Results from Chinese Adults
  • Xi'an University, China ~ June 2013
    -Observing Fruit and Vegetable Consumption of Children for Snack and Dinner in an Afterschool Program: Exploring the Influence of Healthy Messages, Incentives and Praise
  • Xi'an University, China ~ June 2013
    -Results from a Survey of Middle and High School Students in the United States Regarding Climate Change Awareness and Understanding
  • Xi'an University, China ~ June 2013
    -Building International Research Partnerships to Compare Climate Change Public Opinion in the United States and China
  • Southwest Jiaotong University, China ~ June 2013
    -Building International Research Partnerships to Compare Climate Change Public Opinion in the United States and China
  • Jinan University, China ~ June 2013
    -Building International Research Partnerships to Compare Climate Change Public Opinion in the United States and China
  • Wisconsin Economics Association Meeting ~ November 2012
    -Tools for Teaching Health Care Economics: An Economic Model, Betsy and Gary, a Frontline Documentary and Star Trek

  • Conference on Culture, Politics & Climate Change ~ September 2012
    -Comparing Climate Change/Global Warming Awareness, Perceptions and Beliefs of College Students in the United States and China
  • Conference on Culture, Politics & Climate Change ~ September 2012
    -Assessing Political Differences in Relation to Climate Change/Global Warming Awareness, Perceptions and Beliefs of College Students in the United States
  • Xi'an University, China ~ June 2012
    -Motivating Children to Eat More Fruit & Vegetables: Availability, Access and Incentives
  • Xi'an University, China ~ June 2012
    -What Do College Students in the United States and China Think About Global Warming?

  • Southwest Jiaotong University, China ~ June 2012
    -What Do College Students in the United States and China Think About Global Warming?
  • Sichuan University, China ~ June 2012
    -What Do College Students in the United States and China Think About Global Warming?
  • Jinan University, China ~ June 2012
    -What Do College Students in the United States and China Think About Global Warming?
  • Midwest Economics Association Meeting ~ March 2012
    -How Does Serving Free Fruit and Vegetable Snacks in Elementary Schools Influence Student Attitudes and Behavior?
  • Midwest Economics Association Meeting ~ March 2012
    -Comparing Awareness, Perceptions and Concerns Regarding Global Warming Across College Students in the United States and China
  • Wisconsin Economics Association Meeting ~ November 2011
    -Comparing Awareness, Perceptions and Concerns Regarding Global Warming Across College Students in the United States and China
  • Wisconsin Economics Association Meeting ~ November 2011
    -How Does Serving Free Fruit and Vegetable Snacks in Elementary Schools Influence Student Attitudes and Behavior?
  • UWEC Economics Department Seminar ~ May 2011
    -Global Warming Perceptions: Comparing the Viewpoints of U.S. and Chinese College Students
  • Midwest Economics Association ~ March 2011
    -Using Incentives to Increase Fruit and Vegetable Intake Among Wisconsin Elementary School Students
  • Jinan University ~ June 2010
    -The Economics of Climate Change: A Basic Overview and Survey Results from a Sample of Wisconsin Students and Households

  • Xi'an University ~ June 2010
    -The Economics of Climate Change: A Basic Overview and Survey Results from a Sample of Wisconsin Students and Households

  • Xi'an University ~ June 2010
    -Evaluating the Impact of the USDA Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program on Fruit and Vegetable Intake of Wisconsin Elementary School Students

  • Xi'an University ~ June 2010
    -The Economics of Climate Change: A Basic Overview and Survey Results from a Sample of Wisconsin Students and Households
  • UWEC Research Forum ~ November 2009
    -The First-Year Experience Program at UW-Eau Claire: Significant Resources, But Does it Work?

  • Wisconsin Economics Association Meeting ~ October 2009
    -A Multi-Year Analysis of the Impact of a University First-Year Experience Program

  • Midwest Economics Association Meeting ~ March 2009
    -A Two Year Analysis of the Impact of a University First-Year Experience Program

  • Cultivating Sustainable Agriculture Conference ~ November 2008
    - Local Food Purchasing: Results from Surveying Colleges, Schools and Households

  • Wisconsin Economics Association ~ October 2008
    -A Two Year Analysis of the Impact of a University First-Year Experience Program

  • Vietnam University ~ March 2008
    -The Economics of Health Care and Health Care Reform

  • Vietnam University ~ March 2008
    -The Economics of Climate Change and the Environment

  • Wisconsin Economics Association ~ October 2007
    -Does the First Year Experience Program at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Improve GPA and Retention Among Students in the First Year?
  • UWEC Research Forum ~ Spring 2007
    -An Evaluation of the USDA Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Pilot Program in Wisconsin Schools.

  • Midwest Economics Association ~ Spring 2007
    -An Evaluation of the USDA Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Pilot Program in Wisconsin School

  • Wisconsin Economics Association ~ Fall 2006
    -Panel discussion on innovations in the teaching of economics

  • Midwest Economics Association ~ Spring 2005
    -The State Decision to Seek Welfare Waivers: Did Social Distance Play a Role?

  • Midwest Economics Association ~ Spring 2005
    -A Contingent Valuation Study of the Willingness-to-Pay for the Switch to Automated Collection of Solid Waste with Single Stream Recycling in Madison, Wisconsin

  • UWEC Economics Department Seminar ~ Spring 2005
    -The State Decision to Seek Welfare Waivers: Did Social Distance Play a Role?
  • UWEC Economics Department Seminar ~ Spring 2005
    -A Contingent Valuation Study of the Willingness-to-Pay for the Switch to Automated Collection of Solid Waste with Single Stream Recycling in Madison, Wisconsin
  • UWEC Economics Department Seminar ~ Fall 2003
    - Economic Indicators for the Chippewa Valley

Other Presentations

  • UWEC Honors Chemistry Guest Lecture ~ April 2014
    -Comparing Climate Change Public Opinion of Adults and College Students in the United States and China
  • UWEC Honors Program Dinner with a Professor ~ March 2014
    -Comparing Climate Change Public Opinion of Adults and College Students in the United States and China
  • University of Wisconsin Extension: Hunger Prevention Coalition ~ March 2014
    -Assessing Fruit and Vegetable Intake of Children in an Afterschool Program
  • Eau Claire Public Library Discussion Facilitator ~ April 2013
    -Climate Change: A Common Sense Exchange
  • Chippewa Valley Learning in Retirement ~ April 2012
    -Examining Ways to Get Wisconsin Elementary School Children to Eat More Fruit and Vegetables
  • UWEC Environmental Chemistry Guest Lecture ~ Spring 2012
    -Climate Change: A Common Sense Exchange
  • UWEC Chemistry and Climate Guest Lecture ~ Winterim 2012
    -Climate Change: A Common Sense Exchange
  • UWEC Chemistry and Climate Guest Lecture ~ Fall 2011
    -Climate Change: A Common Sense Exchange
  • UWEC Conservation of the Environment Guest Lecture ~ Fall 2011
    -Climate Change: A Common Sense Exchange
  • UWEC Honors Program Dinner with a Professor ~ November 2011
    -Global Warming Survey Results: Comparing the Perceptions of College Students Across Regions of the United States and China
  • UWEC College of Education Guest Lecture ~ October 2011
    -Is Capitalism Good for the Poor?
  • Jumpstart Downtown Eau Claire Keynote Address ~ September 2011
    -The Local, State and National Economic Situation After the Great Recession
  • Chippewa Valley Learning in Retirement ~ September 2011
    -The Economics of Health Care and Health Care Reform 1
  • Chippewa Valley Learning in Retirement ~ May 2011
    -Global Warming Perceptions: Comparing the Viewpoints of U.S. and Chinese College Students
  • UWEC Let's Do Lunch Series ~ January 2011
    -The Economics of Health Care and Health Care Reform
  • UWEC Honors Program Lunch with a Professor ~ November 2010 -Motivating Elementary School Students to Eat More Fruit & Vegetables
  • UWEC Let's Do Lunch Series ~ October 2010
    -Global Warming Survey Results: What Do UWEC Students and Chippewa Valley Households Think About Global Warming and Global Warming Policy?
  • Eau Claire County Healthy Communities Council Meeting ~ September 2010 -Evaluating the Impact of the USDA Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program on Fruit and Vegetable Intake of Wisconsin Elementary School Students
  • Guest Lecture Biology Senior Seminar ~ October 2009
    -Evaluating the USDA Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program
  • Chippewa County Medical Society Meeting ~ August 2009
    -The Economics of Health Care & Health Care Reform

  • Unitarian Universalist Congregation Forum ~ August 2009
    -Child Health and Nutrition: Evidence from An Evaluation of the USDA Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program in Eau Claire Elementary Schools
  • UWEC Earth Month Panel Discussion ~ April 2009
    -Interesting Perspectives on Climate Change: The Science, the Ethics and the Economics
  • Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce Health Care Committee ~ March 2009
    -A Descriptive Analysis of Health Care Coverage and Concerns in West Central Wisconsin
  • Eau Claire County Healthy Communities Council Meeting ~ March 2009
    -A Descriptive Analysis of Health Care Coverage and Concerns in West Central Wisconsin

  • UWEC Let's Do Lunch Series ~ April 2008
    -College Food Purchasing: Local or Not?

  • UWEC Health Care Forum~ April 2008
    -A Descriptive Analysis of health care Coverage and Concerns in West Central Wisconsin

  • UWEC Brownbag Seminar (Local Foods Week) ~ April 2008
    -Results From Farm-to-College and Farm-to-School Surveys in Wisconsin
  • UWEC Let's Do Lunch Series ~ Summer 2007
    -Childhood Obesity, School Nutrition & The Wisconsin Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program.

  • Eau Claire’s Promise Community Action Forum ~ Spring 2007
    -Panel discussion on childhood obesity and schools

  • UWEC Honors Program Breakfast with a Professor ~ Fall 2006
    -Childhood Obesity and School Health, Nutrition and Wellness

  • Synergy Conference on Economic Development ~ Fall 2006
    -Panel discussion on affordable health care
  • Northwestern Bank Business Luncheon ~ Spring 2005
    - Wages and Cost of Living in the Chippewa Valley
  • UWEC Honors Program Breakfast with a Professor ~ Fall 2004
    - State Budgets and Child Care Programs

  • Wisconsin Workforce Development Department ~ Fall 2004
    - Chippewa Valley Economic Outlook

  • Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association ~ Spring 2004
    - Chippewa Valley Economic Outlook

  • Synergy Conference on Economic Development~ Fall 2003
    -Panel discussion on Chippewa Valley Economy


Research Interest Areas

  • School Health & Child Nutrition (Fruit and Vegetable Consumption)
  • Climate Change Policy Issues (China/US Public Opinion)
  • Higher Education, Teaching Methods & First Year Experience
  • Health Care Policy Issues
  • Local Economic Analysis


 

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