J. Keith Gilless

J. Keith Gilless

Professor of Forest Economics & Dean Emeritus
Dept of Agricultural & Resource Economics
Dept of Environmental Science, Policy & Management
Research Expertise and Interest
environmental policy, resource economics, forestry, forest economics, wildland fire
Research Description

My research interests are in the application of economics and systems analysis to forest resource economics and management problems. My research program has included work on econometric forecasting for forest industries, international trade in forest products, analysis of resource-dependent local economies, forestry development, harvest scheduling models, and wildland fire protection planning.

In the News

July 1, 2014

Berkeley a big part of new UC initiative on global food needs

The University of California is launching an initiative to marshal resources across the UC campuses — including Berkeley’s 90 courses, 150 faculty and staff and multiple institutes and centers devoted to the study of agriculture and food — to address global food challenges.