Walter Milon, Ph.D.Provost's Distinguished Research Professor of Economics
Walter Milon, Ph.D.
J. Walter Milon is the Provost’s Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of Economics, College of Business Administration at the University of Central Florida. His major research interests are water resource economics, ecosystem valuation, and environmental policy. In addition to his academic research and publications, Dr. Milon has conducted research and consulting for a number of federal agencies including the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Marine Fisheries Service, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the National Research Council, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
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Research and Publications
The Spatial Extent of Water Quality Benefits in Urban Housing MarketsWalsh, Patrick, J. Walter Milon, and David Scrogin. Land Economics, 2011, Vol. 87, No. 4, pp. 628 – 644.
Latent Preferences and Valuation of Wetland Ecosystem RestorationJ. Walter Milon and David Scrogin. Ecological Economics, February 2006, Vol. 56, No. 2, pp. 162 ─ 175.
Florida's Coastal Environmental Resources: Economic Valuation and AnalysisLetson, David and J. Walter Milon, eds. 2002. U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the Florida Sea Grant College Program. No. SGR 124, Gainesville, FL.
Adaptive Learning for Science-Based Policy: The Everglades RestorationKiker, Clyde F., J. Walter Milon, and Alan W. Hodges. Ecological Economics June 2001, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 403 – 416.
Economic Impact of St. Johns River Water Quality on Property ValuesSeidel, Valerie, J. Walter Milon, Alicia Barker, and Craig Diamond. Chapter 4 in St. Johns River Economic Study, Courtney Hackney, ed., University of North Florida. Report submitted to the St. Johns River Water Management District under contract #27884, 2015.
Nutrient Standards, Water Quality Indicators, and Economic Benefits from Water Quality RegulationsWalsh, Patrick J. and J. Walter Milon. Environmental and Resource Economics (forthcoming: 10.1007/s10640-015-9892-2).
Perceptions and Attitudes Regarding Marine Reserves: A Comparison of Stakeholder Groups in the Florida Keys National Marine SanctuarySuman, Daniel, Manoj Shivlani, and J. Walter Milon. Ocean and Coastal Management Journal, 1999, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 1019 - 1040.