Winfree, J. and P. Watson. 2021. Buy Local and Social Interactions. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, forthcoming.

Watson, P. and S. Deller. 2021. Tourism and Economic Resilience. Tourism Economics, forthcoming.

Conroy, T., S. Deller, and P. Watson. 2021. Regional income inequality: a link to women-owned businesses. Small Business Economics, 56(1): 189–207.

Watson, P, J. Winfree, and D. Toro-Gonzalez. 2020. Fiscal Impacts and Cross-Border Effects of a Change in State Liquor Policy. Journal of Food Distribution Research, 51(2): 1-18.

Koirala, S., P. Watson, C. McIntosh, and L. Dandurand. 2020. Economic Impact of Globodera Pallida on the Idaho Economy.  American Journal of Potato Research, 97(2): 214-220.

Salaghe, F., P. Watson, H. Hildebrandt*, and M. Landis. 2020. Business Climate is in the Eye of the Employer. Review of Regional Studies, 50(1): 70-109.

Shideler, D. and P. Watson. 2019. Making Change through Local Food Production: Calculating the Economic Impact of Your Local Food Project. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development, 8(3): 165-177.

Ringwood, L., P. Watson, and P. Lewin. 2019. A Quantitative Method for Measuring Regional Economic Resilience to the Great Recession. Growth and Change, 50(1): 381-402.

Older publications:

Watson, P., S. Cooke, D. Kay, G. Alward, and A. Morales. 2017. A Method for Evaluating the Economic Contribution of a Local Food System. Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 42(2):180-194.

Lewin, P., P. Watson, and A. Brown. 2017. Surviving the Great Recession: The Influence of Inequality in U.S. Urban Counties. Regional Studies, forthcoming.

Deller, S., T. Conroy, and P. Watson. 2017. Women Business Owners: A Source of Stability During the Great Recession? Applied Economics, 49(56):5686-5697.  Watson, P. and S. Deller. 2017. Economic diversity, unemployment, and the Great Recession. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 64:1-11.

Winfree, J. and P. Watson. 2017. Welfare economics of “buy local”. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 99(4):971-987.

Decker, K. and P. Watson. 2017. Estimating willingness to pay for a threatened species within a threatened ecosystem. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 60(8):1347-1346.

Philip Watson, Stephen Cooke, David Kay, and Greg Alward. The Journal of Regional Analysis & Policy Volume 45, Number 1 (2015) Regular Peer-reviewed Article:  A Method for Improving Economic Contribution Studies for Regional Analysis.

Small Community Level Social Accounting Matrices and their Application to Determining Marine Resource Dependency

This paper uses economic contribution framework (gross and base output from ASAM) to analyze the dependency of northwest coastal communities on marine-based resource industries. It provides a good application of the contribution framework.  

To read the entire paper, please select the following link:  Small Community Level Social Accounting Matrices

This document has been posted by permission of the author, Philip Watson.