Jennifer Jacquet

Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
Ph.D. 2009 (Natural Resource Management), University of British Columbia; M.S. 2004 (Environmental Economics), Cornell University; B.A. 2002 (Economics/Environmental Studies), Western Washington University.

Office Address: 285 Mercer Street, 10th Floor New York, NY 10003
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Areas of Research/Interest:
Marine ecology; conservation & evolutionary biology; cooperation; social approval.

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Jacquet, J., K. Hagel, C. Hauert, J. Marotzke, T. Röhl, M. Milinski. (2013) Intra- and inter generational discounting in the climate game. Nature Climate Change 3:1025-1028.

Jacquet, J. (2013) The Anthropocebo Effect. Conservation Biology 27: 898-899.

West, J., J. Jacquet, M. King, S. Correll, & C. T. Bergstrom. (2013) The role of gender in scholarly authorship. PLoS One 8(7): e66212.

Christian, C.,D. Ainley, M. Bailey, P. Dayton, J. Hocevar, M. LEvine, J. Nikoloyuk, C. Nouvian, E. Velarde, R. Werner, & J. Jacquet* (2013) A review of formal objections to MArine Stewardship Coucil fisheries certifications. Biological Conservation 161: 10-17. (*corresponding author)

Jacquet, J., D. Frank, C. Schlottman (2013) Asymmetrical contributions to the tragedy of the commons and some implications for conservation. Sustainability 5:1036-1048.

Johnson, A.E., J. Cinner, M. Hardt, J. Jacquet, T.R. McClanahan, J.N. Sanchirico. "Trends, current understanding, and future research priorities for artisanal coral reef fisheries." Fish and Fisheries, (in press).

Jacquet, J., C. Hauert, A. Traulsen, M. Milinski. "Can shame and honor save cooperation?" Communicative & Integrative Biology 5, No. 2 (2012) :1-5 (invited addendum to Jacquet et al. 2011 Biology Letters).

Trujillo, P., C. Piroddi, J. Jacquet. "Fish farms at sea: the ground truth from Google Earth." PLoS ONE 7, No. 2 (2012):e30546.

Sumaila, U.R., A.M. Cisneros-Montemayor, A. Dyck, L. Huang, W. Cheung, J. Jacquet, K. Kleisner, V. Lam, A. McCrea-Strub, W. Swartz, R. Watson, D. Zeller, D. Pauly. "Impact of the Deepwater Horizon well blowout on the economics of US Gulf fisheries." Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 69 (2012), 1-12.

Jacquet, J., C. Hauert, A. Traulsen, M. Milinski. "Shame and honour drive cooperation." Biology Letters 7 (2011): 899-901. *Also featured in Science as ‘Editors Choice’.

Jacquet, J., I. Boyd, J.T. Carlton, H. Fox, A. E. Johnson, L. Mee, J. Roman, M. Spalding, & W.J. Sutherland. "Scanning the oceans for solutions." Solutions 2, No. 1 (2011): 46-55.

Jacquet, J., D. Pauly, D. Ainley, P. Dayton, S. Holt, & J. Jackson. "Seafood stewardship in crisis." Nature 467, (2010): 28-29.

Jacquet, J., J.Hocevar, S. Lai, P. Majluf, N. Pelletier, T. Pitcher, E. Sala, R. Sumaila & D. Pauly. "Conserving wild fish in a sea of market based efforts." Oryx 44, No.1 (2010): 45-56.

Jacquet, J., H. Fox, H. Motta, A. Ngusaru, D. Zeller. "Few data but many fish: marine small scale fisheries catches for Mozambique and Tanzania." African Journal of Marine Science 32, No. 2 (2010): 97-106.

Jacquet, J., D. Zeller, & D. Pauly. "Counting fish: a typology for fisheries catch data." Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences 7, No. 2 (2010): 154-144.

Jacquet, J. "What can conservationists learn from investor behavior?" Conservation Biology 23 (2009): 518-519.

Jacquet, J. "Silent water: A brief examination of the marine fisheries crisis." Environment, Development & Sustainability 11 (2009): 255-263.

Jacquet, J., J.J. Alava, P. Ganapathiraju, S. Henderson, & D. Zeller. "In hot soup: sharks captured in Ecuador’s waters." Environmental Sciences 5, No.4 (2008): 269-283.

Jacquet, J. & D. Pauly. "Funding priorities: big barriers to small-scale fisheries." Conservation Biology 22, No.4 (2008): 832-835.

Jacquet, J. & D. Pauly. "Trade secrets: renaming and mislabeling seafood." Marine Policy 32 (2008): 309-318.

Jacquet, J. & D. Pauly. "The rise of consumer awareness campaigns in an era of collapsing fisheries." Marine Policy 31 (2007): 308-313.

Book Chapters
Jacquet, J. “Is Shame Necessary?” pp. 128-140 in Future Science: 19 Essays from the Cutting Edge edited by Max Brockman. Vintage Press, New York, 2011.

Jacquet, J. “Beyond food: fish in the 21st Century” in Ecosystem Approaches to Fisheries edited by Villy Christensen and Jay Maclean, 120-127. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011.

Jackson, J. & J. Jacquet. “The shifting baselines syndrome: perception, deception and the future of our oceans” in Ecosystem Approaches to Fisheries edited by Villy Christensen and Jay Maclean, 128-141. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011.

Bailey, M, S. Quaatey, A.K. Armah, J. Jacquet, A. Khan, J. Alder, U.R. Sumaila. "Meeting socioeconomic objectives in Ghana's sardinella fishery" in Natural Resources in Ghana: Management, Policy and Economics edited by D.M. Nanang and T.K. Nunifu. Nova Publishers, 2010.

Pimentel, D., T. Petrova, M. Riley, J. Jacquet, V. Ng, J. Honnigman, and E. Valero. "Conservation of Biological Diversity in Agricultural, Forestry, and Marine Systems" in Focus on Ecology Research edited by Burk, A. R., 151-173. Nova Publishers, 2006.

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