Profile Image

Jing Liu

Agricultural Economics 

  • Research Economist-Science Coordinator
Krannert Room 574
403 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Jing Liu is Research Economist at the Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University. She received her Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University. She works on issues at the interface between humankind and environment. Her research seeks to improve the understanding of the economic impacts of environmental changes and to better understand our ability to adapt to those impacts. Jing is specialized in using computational and statistical tools to analyze interactions between food production system, land and water. She has also worked across a spectrum of applied economic topics including economic damages of natural disasters, international trade, as well as health and nutrition. Her recent project investigates alternative polices to abate nitrogen loss exported to the Gulf of Mexico via the Mississippi river basin. She contributed to developing a fine-resolution simulation model to study local responses to socio-economic and physical stressors at various scales.  

Selected Publications

Liu, J., Hertel, T. W., Lammers, R. B., Prusevich, A., Baldos, Uris Lantz C., Grogan, D. S., & Frolking, S. (2017). Achieving sustainable irrigation water withdrawals: global impacts on food security and land use. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 12(10). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa88db

Ordonez, B. V., Mort, W., Liu, J., Kucharik, C., & Hertel, T. W. (in press). Fine-scale Analysis of the Energy-Land-Water Nexus: Water Quality Implications of Biomass Co-Firing in the Midwestern U.S. Environmental Science and Technology.

Agricultural Economics, 403 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA, (765) 494-4191

© Purdue University | An equal access/equal opportunity university | Integrity Statement | Copyright Complaints | Maintained by Agricultural Communication

Trouble with this page? Disability-related accessibility issue? Please contact us at agweb@purdue.edu so we can help.

Sign In