Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2023-08-01 Benefits from recreational catch improvements may hinge on fish consumption safety: Evidence from the Cape Fear River”, North CarolinaFisheries Research.  268:106833. 2023-08-01
2023-07-01 A Multisector Analysis of Tourist Delight and Positive Visitor Outcomes -- Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality & TourismJournal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality & Tourism.  1-32. 2023-07-01
2023-04-01 Nature dependent tourism–Combining big data and local knowledge.Journal of Environmental Management.  337. 2023-04-01
2021-03-01 Law firms’ preferences and willingness to pay for attributes of law school graduates: results from a choice experimentEducation Economics, Taylor and Francis.  1-19. 2021-03-01
2021-03-01 Trade-offs between physical risk and economic reward affect fishers’ vulnerability to changing storminessGlobal Environmental Change, Elsevier2021-03-01
2020-03-01 So You Want To Go To Graduate School? Factors that Influence Admissions to Economics PhD ProgramsJournal of Economic Education.  51:177-190. 2020-03-01
2019-10-01 Valuing changes to recreational ecosystem services provided by coral reefs: A case study from TobagoEcological Economics.  164. 2019-10-01
2019-07-01 Validating the Effectiveness of a Locally Developed Assurance of Learning AssessmentJournal of Education for Business.  95:216-226. 2019-07-01
2019-06-01 Coastal and Marine Quality and Tourists’ Stated Intention to Return to BarbadosWater.  11. 2019-06-01
2019-06-01 Mixed preferences for lionfish encounters on reefs in Tobago: Results from a choice experimentEcological Economics.  164. 2019-06-01
2019-04-01 Visitors’ Willingness to Pay Conservation Fees in BarbadosTourism Management.  71. 2019-04-01
2019-01-01 Pact or No Pact: Are Tourists Willing To Contribute To The Protected Areas Conservation Trust In Order To Enhance Marine Resource Conservation In Belize?Marine Policy.  101:8-14. 2019-01-01
2018-09-01 Advancing Sustainable Natural Resource Policy in the CaribbeanJournal of Caribbean Environmental Sciences and Renewable Energy.  1:1-4. 2018-09-01
2017-11-01 Making the most of data-poor small-scale fisheries: Low cost mapping of fishing activity to inform policyMarine Policy.  101:198-207. 2017-11-01
2017-03-01 Estimates of the non-market value of sea turtles in Tobago using stated preference techniquesJournal of Environmental Management.  192:281-289. 2017-03-01
2016-12-01 Capitalism and crime in the classroom: An analysis of academic dishonesty and latent student attitudesJournal of Education for Business.  91:23-31. 2016-12-01
2016-11-01 Visitor Preferences and Willingness to Pay for Coastal Attributes in BarbadosOcean and Coastal Management.  134:240-250. 2016-11-01
2016-09-01 Using salary data to illustrate microeconomics principles and the importance of mathematicsJournal of Economics and Finance Education.  15:18-21. 2016-09-01
2016-06-01 The Impact of Challenge Quizzes on Student KnowledgeAmerican Economic Review.  106:373-377. 2016-06-01
2015-06-01 Determining the Propensity for Academic Dishonesty Using Decision Tree AnalysisEthics and Behavior.  26:470-487. 2015-06-01
2015-03-01 Recreational Diver Preferences for Reef Fish Attributes: Economic Implications of Future ChangeEcological Economics.  111:48-57. 2015-03-01
2015-02-01 The Valuation of Marine Ecosystem Goods and Services in the Caribbean: A Literature Review and Framework for Future Valuation EffortsEcosystem Services.  11:56-66. 2015-02-01
2014-05-01 The impact of culture on market timing of capital structure choicesResearch in International Business and Finance.  31:178-192. 2014-05-01
2013-10-01 The Relationship Between the Real Estate and Stock Market in PolandReal Estate Issues.  38:8-17. 2013-10-01
2013-05-01 Recreational SCUBA Divers' Willingness to Pay for Marine Biodiversity in Barbados”Journal of Environmental Management.  121:29-36. 2013-05-01
2013-04-01 Willingness to Pay to Avoid High Encounter Levels at Dive Sites in the CaribbeanTourism in Marine Environments.  9:81-94. 2013-04-01
2013-03-01 Using the Scenario Method to Analyze Cheating BehaviorsJournal of Academic Ethics.  11:17-33. 2013-03-01
2013-01-01 Biotechnology Valuation and Governance: Drug Development and Board of Director CompositionJournal of Commercial Biotechnology.  19:7-23. 2013-01-01
2012-06-01 Challenge Quizzes: A Unique Tool for Motivation and AssessmentNew Zealand Economic Papers.  1-19. 2012-06-01
2012-06-01 The Influence of Hurricane Risk on Tourist Destination Choice in The CaribbeanClimatic Change.  1-24. 2012-06-01
2011-10-01 Evaluating and Improving the Assessment of Undergraduate Student Writing In a School of Business at a Large Regional UniversityJournal of Effective Teaching.  11:54-73. 2011-10-01
2010-12-01 The pharmaceutical value of marine biodiversity for anti-cancer drug discoveryEcological Economics.  70:445-451. 2010-12-01
2010-11-01 An Examination of the Impact of Grading Policies on Students' AchievementIssues in Accounting Education.  25:677-693. 2010-11-01
2009-10-01 Home-Buyer Sentiment and Hurricane LandfallsThe Appraisal Journal.  77:338-347. 2009-10-01
2008-06-01 Fundamentals of Estimating the Net Benefits of Ecosystem Preservation: The Case of the Salton SeaHydrobiologia.  604:181-195. 2008-06-01
2007-01-01 Hurricanes, Catastrophic Risk and Real Estate Market RecoveryJournal of Real Estate Portfolio Management.  13:179-190. 2007-01-01
2007-01-01 Self-Reports of Student Cheating: Does a Definition of Cheating Matter?The Journal of Economic Education.  38:3-16. 2007-01-01
2006-01-01 A Cost Benefit Analysis of Stock Enhancement Programs: A Case Study of the Albemarle Sound/Roanoke River Stocking Program 1981-1996Marine Policy.  30:299-307. 2006-01-01
2005-01-01 Student Quantitative Literacy: Importance, Measurement, and Correlation with Economic LiteracyAmerican Economist.  49:49-65. 2005-01-01
2004-01-01 That's Not Cheating, If It?: An Analysis of Student Definitions of CheatingJournal on Excellence in College Teaching.  15:129-151. 2004-01-01
Are tourists willing to pay additional fees to protect corals in Mexico?Journal of Sustainable Tourism.  18:557-573.
The Value of Coral Quality to SCUBA Divers in BarbadosProceedings of the 11th International Coral Reef Symposium.  7-11 July 2008.
Visitors’ Willingness to Pay for Ecosystem Conservation in GrenadaJournal of Sustainable Tourism


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2023-01-01 Opportunities for Transforming Coastal and Marine Tourism: Towards Sustainability, Regeneration and Resilience.  World Resources Institute. 2023-01-01
2014-02-01 Coastal Capital: Ecosystem Valuation for Decision Making in the Caribbean.  World Resources Institute. 2014-02-01


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2020-11-01 Valuation of ecosystem services as a basis for investment in Blue Economies.  Routledge. 2020-11-01
2019-01-01 Values associated with reef-related fishing in the Caribbean - a comparative study -- Too Big to Ignore: Navigating SSF towards viability and sustainability: Experiences from LAC.  Springer. 295-238. 2019-01-01
2014-03-01 Biography of Garrett Hardin, in: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: An Encyclopedia.  ABC-CLIO Publishers. 2014-03-01
2014-03-01 Coastal Resources, in: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: An Encyclopedia.  ABC-CLIO Publishers. 2014-03-01
2014-03-01 Motivating student learning and preparation through mastery-based incentives, in: in Best Practices in University Teaching, 2nd edition.  UNC Wilmington Center for Teaching Excellence. 2014-03-01
2014-03-01 The tragedy of the commons, in: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: An Encyclopedia.  ABC-CLIO Publishers. 2014-03-01
2011-01-01 Developing the Vision for EBM Governance in the Wider Caribbean.  Amsterdam University Press. 2011-01-01
2011-01-01 Economic Considerations for Marine EBM and EAF in the Caribbean.  Amsterdam University Press. 2011-01-01
2005-01-01 Measuring the Economic Benefits of Water Quality Improvement with the Benefit Transfer Method: An Introduction for Non-Economists.  American Fisheries Society. 2005-01-01
Teaching Natural Resource and Environmental Valuation Techniques -- in: Teaching Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: Paradigms and Pedagogy, J.C. Bergstron and J. Whitehead, Eds. Edward Elgar Publishing..  Edward Elgar Publishing.


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2008-01-01 Economic Valuation of Natural ResourcesSocio-economic Monitoring for Caribbean Coastal Management (SocMon Caribbean). 2008-01-01


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2023-02-01 The potential economic impacts of sargassum inundations in the Caribbean, Part 2: Identifying areas of concern for economic losses in Barbados. Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies (CERMES), University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados. 7. 2023-02-01
2022-01-01 The potential economic impacts of sargassum inundations in the Caribbean, Part 1: Insights from the literature.. 57. 2022-01-01
2012-06-01 Economic value of goods and services from marine ecosystems in the Wider Caribbean: State of knowledge and next stepsCentre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies. 2012-06-01
2011-04-01 Landings, costs, net profit and return on investment in two contrasting fisheries. Part 2: The nearshore trap fisheryFisheries Division, Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries, Industry, & Small Business Development, Barbados. 40. 2011-04-01
2009-06-01 Economic Impact Study of the Production of a 'Mid-Major' Motion Picture on the Economy of Southeastern North Carolina. 2009-06-01
2008-05-01 Economic Valuation of the Fisheries of BarbadosBarbados Fisheries Division. 2008-05-01
The Economic Value of Coastal Resources in Barbados: Vacation Tourists’ Perceptions, Expenditures and Willingness to PayBarbados, Ministry of Tourism, Barbados. 35 pp.


Research Overview

  • Discrete choice models for non-market valuation of environmental amenities and natural resources, fisheries policy analysis, recreation demand, welfare analysis of local and regional environmental issues, sustainable development, effects of natural disasters on real estate values, bioeconomic modeling, natural resource damage assessment, college student behavior and learning, teaching techniques and pedagogy.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Economics, Principles of Economics, Price Theory, Conservation Policy Analysis, Sustainable Tourism, Public Sector Economics/Public Finance, Econometrics, Statistics, the Economics of Development.
  • Full Name

  • Peter William Schuhmann