Diwakar Poudel





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Post Doctorate, Ph.D., NHH 2012


Curriculum Vitae

Teaching languages:


Teaching areas:
  • Natural Resource Economics

Research areas:
  • Bio-economic Modeling

  • Stochastic Modeling

  • Biodiversity Management

  • Natural Resources and Environmental Management

  • Economics of Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Stochastic Analysis in Fisheries Management

Working papers:

Selected publications:
  • Fisheries Management under Irreversible Investment: Does Stochasticity Matter? Marine Resource Economics, 2013, 28(1), 83-104 (with Leif K. Sandal, Sturla F. Kvamsdal, and Stein I. Steinshamn).

  • Do Species Interactions and Stochasticity Matter to Optimal Management of Multispecies Fisheries? In: G.H. Kruse, H.I. Browman, K.L. Cochrane, D. Evans, G.S. Jamieson, P.A. Livingston, D. Woodby, and C.I. Zhang (eds.), Global Progress in Ecosystem-Based Fisheries Management. Alaska Sea Grant, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, 2012 (with Leif K. Sandal, Sturla F. Kvamsdal, and Stein I. Steinshamn).

  • Valuation of crop genetic resources in Kaski Nepal: farmers' willingness to pay for rice landraces conservation. Journal of Environmental Management, 2009, 90, 483-491 (with F. H. Johnsen).

  • Home gardens management of key species in Nepal: a way to maximize the use of useful diversity for the well-being of poor farmers. Plant Genetic Resources: Characterization and Utilization, Plant Genetic Resources, 2009, 7, 142-153 (with R. Gautam R., B. Sthapit, A. Subedi, P. Shrestha, and P. Eyzaguirre).

  • Analysis of famers’ willingness to pay for agrobiodiversity conservation in Nepal, in Gibson J (ed), Patenting Lives: life patents, culture and Development, Ashgate Publication, London, 2008 (with F. H. Johnsen).

  • Participatory approach to Crop Improvement (PVS, PPB) in Nepal. In CIP-UPWARD. Conservation and Sustainable use of Agricultural Biodiversity: A Source Book. International Potato Center- Users' Perspectives with Agriculture Research and Development, Los Banos, Philippines, 2003 (with A. Subedi, S. Gyawali, R. Gautam, B.R. Sthapit, and P. Chaudhary).