Working Papers

Research statement

Li, L. “The Effect of Urban Tree Planting on Residential Property Values and Gentrification” Job Market Paper

Li, L., A.W. Ando, B. E. Kirwan, “The impact of the Conservation Reserve Program on local employment.”

Work in progress

Li, L., Ando, A. “Early Life Experience and Willingness To Pay for Conservation”

Li, L., Ando, A. “The Impact of Bison Reintroduction on Local Economies”

Conference & Workshop Presentations

“The Effect of Urban Tree Planting on Residential Property Values and Gentrification”

. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. (July 2019)

. Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE) Annual Summer Meeting, Incline Village, Nevada. (May 2019)

. Applied Economics,Regional and Urban Studies (AERUS) Annual Midwest Graduate Student Summit, Urbana, Illinois.(April 2019)

“The Impact of Conservation Reserve Program on Local Employment”

. Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE) Annual Summer Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Jun. 2017)

. Northeast Agricultural and Resource Economics Association (NAREA), Washington, DC (Jun. 2017)

. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. (Aug. 2017)

“Early Life Experience and Willingness To Pay for Conservation”

. W4133 Annual Meeting: Costs and Benefits of Natural Resources on Public and Private Lands Santa Fe, New Mexico. (Feb.2019)

“The Impact of Bison Reintroduction on Local Economies”

. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. (July 2019)

. W4133 Annual Meeting: Costs and Benefits of Natural Resources on Public and Private Lands Santa Fe, New Mexico.(Feb.2019) (Presented by co-author)

Teaching

Teaching statement

Instructor (Full course responsibility):

Microcomputer Applications at UIUC. Fall 2018; Spring 2019; Fall 2019

Teaching Assistant:

Environmental Economics (undergraduate) at UIUC. Fall 2015; Fall 2016

Agricultural Consumer and Resource Econ (undergraduate) at UIUC. Spring 2016

Retirement & Benefit Planning (undergraduate) at UIUC. Spring 2015

Agricultural Marketing at UIUC. Fall 2014; Spring 2019

Other Professional Activities

I-Promise mentor University of Illinois 2019

Abstract Reviewer Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Summer Meeting (2018)

Secretary of Graduate Student Organization Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois (2017 - 2018)

Organizational Assistant Heartland Workshop in Environmental and Resource Economics, UIUC (2016, 2017)

Organizational Assistant program in Environmental and Resource Economics (pERE) Seminar, UIUC (Srping, 2017)

CV

My CV is available in PDF form. (Last updated: September, 2019)