Subhrendu K. Pattanayak

Subhrendu K. Pattanayak

Professor of Public Policy and Environmental Economics

In The News


Bauch, SC, Birkenbach, AM, Pattanayak, SK, and Sills, EO. "Public health impacts of ecosystem change in the Brazilian Amazon." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112, no. 24 (June 2015): 7414-7419.
Van Houtven, GL, Pattanayak, SK, Usmani, F, and Yang, JC. "What are Households Willing to Pay for Improved Water Access? Results from a Meta-Analysis (Accepted)." Ecological Economics 136 (June 1, 2017): 126-135.
Lewis, JJ, Hollingsworth, JW, Chartier, RT, Cooper, EM, Foster, WM, Gomes, GL, Kussin, PS, MacInnis, JJ, Padhi, BK, Panigrahi, P, Rodes, CE, Ryde, IT, Singha, AK, Stapleton, HM, Thornburg, J, Young, CJ, Meyer, JN, and Pattanayak, SK. "Biogas Stoves Reduce Firewood Use, Household Air Pollution, and Hospital Visits in Odisha, India." Environmental science & technology 51, no. 1 (January 2017): 560-569.
Rosenthal, J, Balakrishnan, K, Bruce, N, Chambers, D, Graham, J, Jack, D, Kline, L, Masera, O, Mehta, S, Mercado, IR, Neta, G, Pattanayak, S, Puzzolo, E, Petach, H, Punturieri, A, Rubinstein, A, Sage, M, Sturke, R, Shankar, A, Sherr, K, Smith, K, and Yadama, G. "Implementation Science to Accelerate Clean Cooking for Public Health." Environmental health perspectives 125, no. 1 (January 2017): A3-A7.
Vincent, JR, Ahmad, I, Adnan, N, Burwell, WB, Pattanayak, SK, Tan-Soo, J-S, and Thomas, K. "Valuing Water Purification by Forests: An Analysis of Malaysian Panel Data." Environmental and Resource Economics 64, no. 1 (May 2016): 59-80.


ENVIRON 538: Global Environmental Health: Economics and Policy (ENVIRON 538: Global Environmental Health: Economics and Policy)
ENVIRON 851S: Environment and Development Economics (ENVIRON 851S: Environment and Development Economics)

Contact Information

Box 90312
Durham, NC 27708-0312
126 Rubenstein, Sanford School of Public Policy
Durham, NC 27708-0312


Ph.D., Duke University (1997)
M.S., Purdue University (1992)
B.A., St. Stephen's College, Delhi, India (1990)