Subhrendu K. Pattanayak

Subhrendu K. Pattanayak

Professor in the Department of Economics

External Address: 
124 Rubenstein Hall, Box 90312, Durham, NC 27708-0312
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90312, Durham, NC 27708-0312
(919) 613-9306


  • Ph.D., Duke University 1997
  • M.S., Purdue University 1992
  • B.A., St. Stephen's College, Delhi, India 1990

Van Houtven, G. L., S. K. Pattanayak, F. Usmani, and J. C. Yang. “What are Households Willing to Pay for Improved Water Access? Results from a Meta-Analysis.” Ecological Economics 136 (June 1, 2017): 126–35. Full Text Open Access Copy

Atmadja, S. S., E. O. Sills, S. K. Pattanayak, J. C. Yang, and S. Patil. “Explaining environmental health behaviors: Evidence from rural India on the influence of discount rates.” Environment and Development Economics 22, no. 3 (June 1, 2017): 229–48. Full Text

Sharma, B. P., P. Shyamsundar, M. Nepal, S. K. Pattanayak, and B. S. Karky. “Costs, cobenefits, and community responses to REDD+: A case study from Nepal.” Ecology and Society 22, no. 2 (June 1, 2017). Full Text

Pattanayak, S. K., R. A. Kramer, and J. R. Vincent. “Ecosystem change and human health: implementation economics and policy..” Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences 372, no. 1722 (June 2017). Full Text

Sills, Erin O., Claudio de Sassi, Pamela Jagger, Kathleen Lawlor, Daniela A. Miteva, Subhrendu K. Pattanayak, and William D. Sunderlin. “Building the evidence base for REDD+: Study design and methods for evaluating the impacts of conservation interventions on local well-being..” Global Environmental Change : Human and Policy Dimensions 43 (March 6, 2017): 148–60. Full Text

Lewis, Jessica J., John W. Hollingsworth, Ryan T. Chartier, Ellen M. Cooper, William Michael Foster, Genna L. Gomes, Peter S. Kussin, et al. “Biogas Stoves Reduce Firewood Use, Household Air Pollution, and Hospital Visits in Odisha, India..” Environ Sci Technol 51, no. 1 (January 3, 2017): 560–69. Full Text

Rieb, J. T., R. Chaplin-Kramer, G. C. Daily, P. R. Armsworth, K. Böhning-Gaese, A. Bonn, G. S. Cumming, et al. “When, Where, and How Nature Matters for Ecosystem Services: Challenges for the Next Generation of Ecosystem Service Models.” Bioscience 67, no. 9 (January 1, 2017): 820–33. Full Text

Rosenthal, Joshua, Kalpana Balakrishnan, Nigel Bruce, David Chambers, Jay Graham, Darby Jack, Lydia Kline, et al. “Implementation Science to Accelerate Clean Cooking for Public Health..” Environmental Health Perspectives 125, no. 1 (January 2017): A3–7. Full Text

Vincent, J. R., I. Ahmad, N. Adnan, W. B. Burwell, S. K. Pattanayak, J. S. Tan-Soo, and K. Thomas. “Valuing Water Purification by Forests: An Analysis of Malaysian Panel Data.” Environmental and Resource Economics 64, no. 1 (May 1, 2016): 59–80. Full Text

Brooks, N., V. Bhojvaid, M. A. Jeuland, J. J. Lewis, O. Patange, and S. K. Pattanayak. “How much do alternative cookstoves reduce biomass fuel use? Evidence from North India.” Resource and Energy Economics 43 (February 1, 2016): 153–71. Full Text