Working Papers

Li, L. “Environmental Goods Provision and Gentrification: Evidence from MillionTreesNYC” (Under Review)

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

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

Brock, M., Doremus, J., & Li, L. ``Birds of a Feather Lockdown Together: Mutual bird-human benefits during a global pandemic.” (R&R)

Li, L., Long, D., & Rouhi Rad, M. ``Stay-at-Home Orders and the Willingness to Stay Home During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Stated-Preference Discrete Choice Experiment.” (R&R)

Work in progress

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

“Wildfires and Birth outcomes in California” with Singh, P.

“Urban Agriculture: Social Equity and Gentrification”

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) . Southern Economic Association (SEA) Annual Meeting , Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 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)

. Southern Economic Association(SEA) Annual Meeting , Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 2019 . Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, 2020

“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

Instructor (Full course responsibility):

Intermediate Microeconomics at CSUF. Fall 2020; Spring 2021

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: April, 2021)