Fellows & Grantees

Emi Uchida

Abe Fellowship 2013
Project Title
Long-term Socioeconomic Effects of China's Grain for Green Program
Institutional Affiliation (at time of award)
Associate Professor, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, University of Rhode Island


Dr. Uchida’s research interest is in understanding how people respond to institutions and policies for rural development and natural resource management. She studies supply and demand for multiple ecosystem services from agriculture, forests, and coastal ecosystems and the potential tradeoffs among the ecosystem services. She conducts her research in Asia, Africa, and the U.S., and utilizes household surveys, spatial data, econometric and numerical methods.