Diwakar Poudel

Postdoctoral Fellow Diwakar Poudel

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Business and Management Science
Biodiversity and Natural Resource Management Environmental Valuation


Diwakar Poudel is a Postdoctoral Researcher at NHH. He received his PhD in Business Economics at NHH in 2012. He studied MSc in Management of Natural Resources and Sustainable Agriculture (MNRSA) at Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Ås.

His research interests include Natural Resource Economics, Bioeconomic Modeling, Environmental Valuation and Biodiversity Management. He has published in different Resources Economics journals. He has working experience on Management of Natural Resources and Biodiversity at different governmental and non-governmental organizations, both in the developed and developing countries.

Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Poudel, Diwakar; Sandal, Leif Kristoffer; Kvamsdal, Sturla F Stochastically Induced Critical Depensation and Risk of Stock Collapse Marine Resource Economics Volume 30 (3); page 297 - 313; 2015
Poudel, Diwakar; Sthapit, Bhuwon; Sherstha, Pratap An Analysis of Social Seed Network and Its Contribution to On-Farm Conservation of Crop Genetic Diversity in Nepal International Journal of Biodiversity Volume 2015 (13 pages); 2015
Poudel, Diwakar; Sandal, Leif Kristoffer STOCHASTIC OPTIMIZATION FOR MULTISPECIES FISHERIES IN THE BARENTS SEA Natural Resource Modeling Volume 28 (3); page 219 - 243; 2015
Poudel, Diwakar On Farm Conservation of Crop Genetic Resource: Declining De Facto Diversity and Optimal Funding Strategy Natural Resources Volume 6; page 196 - 207; 2015
Kvamsdal, Sturla F; Poudel, Diwakar; Sandal, Leif Kristoffer Harvesting in a Fishery with Stochastic Growth and a Mean-Reverting Price Environmental and Resource Economics Volume 63; page 643 - 663; 2014
Poudel, Diwakar; Sandal, Leif Kristoffer; Kvamsdal, Sturla F; Steinshamn, Stein Ivar Fisheries Management under Irreversible Investment: Does Stochasticity Matter? Marine Resource Economics Volume 28 (1); page 83 - 103; 2013
Poudel, Diwakar; Sandal, Leif Kristoffer; Steinshamn, Stein Ivar; Kvamsdal, Sturla F Do Species Interactions and Stochasticity Matter to Optimal Management of Multispecies Fisheries? Global Progress in Ecosystem-Based Fisheries Management; page 209 - 236; 2012
Poudel, Diwakar; Johnsen, Fred Håkon Valuation of crop genetic resources in Kaski, Nepal: Farmers' willingness to pay for rice landraces conservation Journal of Environmental Management Volume 90 (1); page 483 - 491; 2009
Poudel, Diwakar; Johnsen, Fred Håkon Analysis of farmers' willingness to pay for agrobiodiversity conservation in Nepal Patenting lives: life patents, culture and development; page 161 - 177; 2008
Poudel, Diwakar; Rijal, Deepak Kumar; Johnsen, Fred Håkon; Synnevåg, Gry; Subedi, Anil Conservation of crop genetic resources in community genebank: farmers? willingness to pay for conservation of rice landraces in Kaski, Nepal On-farm conservation of agricultural biodiversity in Nepal. Volume II. Managing diversity and promoting its benefits. Proceedings of the Second National Workshop, 25-27 August 2004, Nagarkot, Nepal; page 149 - 160; 2006
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