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Stacy Sneeringer

Stacy Sneeringer

Economist
202-694-5504
Email: ssneeringer@ers.usda.gov


Briefly:

Stacy Sneeringer is an Economist in the Structure, Technology, and Productivity Branch, Resource and Rural Economics Division. Stacy joined ERS in February, 2010. Her research predominantly uses econometric methods to evaluate environmental and public health aspects of livestock agriculture in the United States.



Education:
  • Ph.D. Economics, University of California, Berkeley, California, May 2005.
  • M.A. Economics, University of California, Berkeley, California, May 2003.
  • M.A. Demography, University of California, Berkeley, California, May 2003.
  • B.A. Economics, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, May 1999.


Selected Publications:

Sneeringer, Stacy. 2015. "Restrictions on Antibiotic Use for Production Purposes in U.S. Livestock Industries Likely to Have Small Effects on Prices and Quantities," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research ServiceNovember 24, 2015.

Sneeringer, Stacy, James MacDonald, Nigel Key, William McBride, and Ken Mathews. 2015. Economics of Antibiotic Use in U.S. Livestock AgricultureERR-200United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, November 24, 2015.

Key, Nigel, and Stacy Sneeringer. 2014. "Greater Heat Stress from Climatic Change Could Lower Dairy Productivity." Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, November 3, 2014.

Key, Nigel, Stacy Sneeringer, and David Marquardt. 2014. Climate Change, Heat Stress, and U.S. Dairy Production, ERR-175, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, September 2014. 

Key, Nigel and Stacy Sneeringer. 2014. "The Potential Effects of Climate Change on the Productivity of U.S. Dairies." American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 96(4): 1136-1156.

Sneeringer, Stacy. 2013. "Differences between Livestock and Crop Producers’ Participation in Nutrient Trading." Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy. 35(2): 296-321.

Sneeringer, Stacy and Thomas Hertz. 2013. "Effects of Large-Scale Hog Production on Local Labor Markets." Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, August 5, 2013.

Sneeringer, Stacy and Tom Hertz. 2013. "The Effects of Large-Scale Hog Production on Local Labor Markets." Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. 45(1): 139-158.

Key, Nigel and Stacy Sneeringer. 2012. "Alternative Policies to Promote Anaerobic Digesters Produce Positive Net Benefits." Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, December 3, 2012.

Key, Nigel, and Stacy Sneeringer. 2012. "Carbon Emissions, Renewable Electricity and Profits: Comparing Alternative Policies to Promote Anaerobic Digesters on Dairies." Agricultural and Resource Economics Review. 41(2): 139-157.

Sneeringer, Stacy and Nigel Key. 2012. "Stricter Rules Prompt Livestock Producers to Choose Farm Size Below Regulatory Cutoff." Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, June 5, 2012.

Key, Nigel and Stacy Sneeringer. 2011. "Carbon Offset Markets and Methane Digesters: Potential Structural Implications for the Livestock Sector." Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. 43(4): 1-22.

Sneeringer, Stacy. 2011. "Effects of Environmental Regulation and Urban Encroachment on Dairy Structure in California." Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 36(3): 590-614.

Sneeringer, Stacy and Nigel Key, 2011. "Effects of Clean Water Act Regulations on Operation Size: Evidence of Regulatory Avoidance." American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 93(4): 1189-1211.

Key, Nigel, William McBride, Marc Ribaudo, and Stacy Sneeringer. 2011. Trends and Developments in Hog Manure Management: 1998-2009, EIB-81, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, September 2011.

Key, Nigel and Stacy Sneeringer. 2011. Carbon Prices and the Adoption of Methane Digesters on Dairy and Hog Farms. EB-16, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, February 2011.

Key, Nigel and Stacy Sneeringer. 2011. Climate Change Policies and the Adoption of Methane Digesters on Livestock Operations. ERR-111, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, February 2011.

Sneeringer, Stacy. 2010. "A National, Longitudinal Study of the Effects of Concentrated Hog Production on Air Pollution," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 92(3): 821-835.

Sneeringer, Stacy. 2009. "Effects of Environmental Regulation on Economic Activity and Pollution in Commercial Agriculture," B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, Vol. 9: Iss. 1 (Contributions), Article 31. DOI: 10.2202/1935-1682.2248

Sneeringer, Stacy. 2009. "Does Animal Feeding Operation Pollution Hurt Public Health? A National Longitudinal Study of Health Externalities Identified by Geographic Shifts in Livestock Production," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 91(1): 124-137.

Sneeringer, Stacy and Regina Hogle. 2008. "Variation in Environmental Regulations in California and Effects on Dairy Location," Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 37(2): 133-146.

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