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About Scott Lowe

Dr. Scott Lowe is an Associate Professor with the Department of Economics and the Director of the Environmental Studies Program. In 2006, he earned his Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Management from the University of California, Santa Barbara. His teaching activities have included instructing courses on “Environmental and Natural Resource Economics” and “The Economics of Global Climate Change”. Dr. Lowe has published in such journals as the Southern Journal of Entrepreneurship, Cityscape, and the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. He has also served as a referee for Resource and Energy Economics, Perspectives on Economic Education Research, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, and Water Management. Dr. Lowe recently presented at the University of Idaho Water Resources Seminar, the American Water Resources Association Meetings, and the American Economic History Association.


Present Director of Environmental Studies, Boise State University
Present Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Boise State University

Curriculum Vitae


Honors and Awards

  • Grant Recipient of the National Science Foundation / Idaho EPSCoR RII Program - Water Resources in a Changing Climate


  • Economics 303: Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Economics 333: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
  • Economics 498 & 498G: Seminar: The Economics of Global Climate Change

Articles (15)

Contributions to Books (2)

Conference Presentations (1)

Other (2)