Publications on Fisheries Economics

(Number published per year is limited by availability of peer-reviewers and 10% of PI time.)
  1. Posadas, Benedict C. 2016. Socioeconomic Characteristics of Mississippi Lifetime Sportsmen Licensed in 1989-2013. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1222, Mississippi State, Mississippi.  
  2. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda K. Seymour and Ruth A. Posadas. 2016. Survey of Seafood Products Handled by Mississippi Restaurants. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1219, Mississippi State, Mississippi. 
  3. Posadas, Benedict C. and Amanda K. Seymour. 2015. Socioeconomic Characteristics of Mississippi Lifetime Sportsmen. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1211, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  4. Posadas, Benedict C. 2015. Suggested Approach in Estimating the Economic Impacts of Research, Education And Outreach ProjectsMississippi State University Extension Service publication and Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant publication MASGC-14-035. Mississippi State, Mississippi. 
  5. Posadas, Benedict C. 2015. Economic Sectors Targeted By The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Research, Extension, Education And Outreach Programs. Mississippi State University Extension Service publication 2849 and Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant publication MASGC-14-007. Mississippi State, Mississippi. 
  6. Posadas, Benedict C. 2014. Economic Impacts of the Mississippi Seafood Industry in the Year 2009 by Major Species. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1209, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  7. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and Matt Hill. 2013. Economic Impact Statement of the Spotted Seatrout Endorsement in the State of Mississippi. Report prepared upon request of the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  8. Posadas, Benedict C. 2013. Economic Impacts of the Mississippi Seafood Industry in the Year 2009 by Major Species. Final report submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  9. Posadas, Benedict C. and Amanda K. Seymour. 2012. Survey of Saltwater Recreational Fishing Preferences of Mississippi Lifetime Sportsmen. Final report submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  10. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda K. Seymour and Ruth A. Posadas. 2012. Survey of Seafood Products Handled by Mississippi Restaurants. Final report submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  11. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and Linda S. Andrews.  2011. Consumer Preferences for Postharvest Processed Raw Oyster Products in Southern California. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1194, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  12. Posadas, Benedict C. And Ruth A. Posadas.  2011. Consumer Preferences for Postharvest Processed Raw Oyster Products in Coastal Mississippi.  Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1192, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  13. Posadas, Benedict C., Linda S. Andrews and Susan T. DeBlanc.  2011. Consumer Preferences for Irradiated OystersMississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1193, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  14. Posadas, Benedict C.Economic Alternatives for Gulf of Mexico Oyster Processing Sector. 2010. Proceedings of the Special Symposium: Setting the Agenda for Food Marketing and Economics Research. 2010 Annual Conference (October 19, 2010). Co-Sponsored by: The Agribusiness, Food, & Consumer Economics Research Center (AFCERC) and the Food Distribution Research Society (FDRS).
  15. Posadas, Benedict C.  2010. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Gustav on Coastal Mississippi Seafood Processors and Dealers, Marinas and Live Bait Dealers.   Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1190, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  16. Posadas, Benedict C.  2010. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Coastal Mississippi Charter Boats for Hire, Marinas and Live Bait Dealers. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1185, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  17. Posadas, Benedict C.  2008. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Commercial Fishing Fleet. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1165, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  18. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and William S. Perret. 2008. Estimating Economic Damages to Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries From Hurricane Katrina. In pages 131-144 Katherine McLaughlin (ed). Mitigating Impacts of Natural Hazards of Fishery Ecosystems. American Fisheries Society Symposium 64, Bethesda, Maryland.
  19. Posadas, Benedict C.  2007. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Seafood Processing Plants and Dealers. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Information Bulletin 435, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  20. Posadas, Benedict C. 2007. Market Segmentation Analysis of Postharvest Processed Raw Oyster Products in Coastal Mississippi and Southern California. Final Report Submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  21. Posadas, Benedict C.  And Ruth A. Posadas.  2006.  Assessment of the Impacts of Katrina on Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fisheries. Proceedings of the 13th Biennial International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade's Conference. Portsmouth, United Kingdom.
  22. Peterman, Mark A., Benedict C. Posadas, and Jeff A Dillon. 2005. Use of Artificial Baits in Crab Trapping in Coastal Mississippi. Final Research Report. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  23. Posadas, Benedict C. 2005. Economic Impact of the Mississippi Seafood Industry at the Year 2003. Manuscript submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi
  24. Vergel, Thomas V. C., Judy Jamison, Ruth A. Posadas, Ewell Smith, E., Tracy Mitchell, Joan McNeely, Paul Balthrop, Benedict C. Posadas, Linda Andrews, L., and Patti Coggins. 2004. Gulf Oyster Manual. Gulf and South Atlantic Fisheries Foundation, Inc., Tampa, Florida.
  25. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. 2004. Consumer Preferences for Postharvest Processed Raw Oyster Products in Coastal Mississippi. Final Report Submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  26. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. 2004. Economic Benchmarks of Postharvest Processing Systems for Raw Oyster Products in the Gulf of Mexico. Final Report Submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  27. Posadas, Benedict C. 2000. Economic Impact of Seafood Harvesting, Processing and Distribution in Mississippi: 1991, 1994 and 1997. Final Report Submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  28. Burrage, David, D., Hollomon, Cathy Z., and Benedict C. Posadas. 2000. Mississippi Coastal Recreational Boating Access: Assessment and Projected Needs. Final Report Submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  29. Burrage, David, D. and Benedict C. Posadas. 1999. Economics of Marine Resources. Pages 69-80 in Della McCaughn (ed.). Guide to Marine Resources of Mississippi. Vol. 3. Dept of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  30. MSU‑CREC. 1999. Shrimp Processing Wastes Disposal Options. Final Report Submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  31. MSU-CREC. 1999. Evaluation of a Proposed Biloxi Boat Launch Project. Final Report Submitted to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  32. Posadas, Benedict C.  1996.  Economic Impact of Dockside Gaming on the Commercial Seafood Industry in Coastal Mississippi.  Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Publication Number 95-015.   Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  33. Jahncke, Michael L., Janeth A. Gooch, Benedict C. Posadas, and C. David Veal. 1994. Evaluation of On Board Handling Techniques on the Quality of Various Coastal Herring and Associated Species in Conjunction with Market and Economic Analyses to Identify Appropriate Product Forms for Domestic and Foreign Markets. Final report. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  34. Posadas, Benedict C. 1994. Monthly Wholesale Price Analysis of Hybrid Striped Bass. Final Report. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  35. Posadas, Benedict C., David D. Burrage, Jurij Homziak, and C. David Veal.  1993. Comparative Enterprise Budgets for Oyster Relaying in Mississippi.  Cooperative Extension Service Publication 1848 and Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Publication Number 90-033.  Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  36. Posadas, Benedict C. 1993. An Econometric Analysis of the U.S. Shrimp Ex-vessel Prices. Final Report. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  37. Posadas, Benedict C. 1992. The Effects of Imports on Ex-vessel Prices of Oyster Landings in Northern Gulf of Mexico. Final Report. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  38. Posadas, Benedict C., David D. Burrage, Jurij Homziak, and C. D. Veal. 1992. Oyster Relaying Enterprise Budgets. In The Proceedings of the 13th International Conference of the Coastal Society, 13: 565-571.
  39. MSU-CREC. 1991. Preliminary Report on the Economic Impact of the 1990 Mississippi Seafood Industry. Manuscript submitted to the Performance Evaluation Review Committee of the Mississippi Legislature, Jackson, Mississippi.
  40. Posadas, Benedict C., and Jurij Homziak. 1991. Commercial Output and Price of Striped Bass and Hybrids. Final Report. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  41. Burrage, D., B. Posadas, and C. D. Veal. 1991. Revitalizing a Northern Gulf Fishery: Costs Versus Benefits of Relaying Oysters. Technical report submitted to the National Coastal Resources Research and Development Institute, Newport, Oregon.
  42. Posadas, Benedict C., M. Walrod, and C. D. Veal. 1991. Economic Impact of Oyster Harvesting and Processing, Oyster Reef Development and Marine Recreational Fishing in Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi. Final report submitted to Mississippi Power Company, Gulfport, Mississippi.
  43. Posadas, B. 1988. Social and Economic Analysis of Seaweeds Industry in Selected Areas in the Philippines. Final report submitted to the Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management, Makati, Philippines.
  44. Tayo, G.T.; Subade, R.F. and Posadas, B.C. 1988. Small-scale pelagic fishery resource systems in Guimaras Strait. Research report submitted to the Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management, Makati, Philippines.
  45. Posadas, Benedict C., E. Alminaza, and C. Tarrosa. 1987. Social and Economic Analysis of Hulbot‑Hulbot Fishing in Iloilo. Final report submitted to the Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management, Makati, Philippines.
  46. Posadas, B.C. 1986. The seasonality of fishing, marketing and processing: In: Small-scale fisheries of San Miguel Bay, Philippines Social Aspects of Production and Marketing. ICLARM Technical Report No. 9. International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management, Makati, Philippines.
  47. Posadas, Benedict C., N. Ty, and E. Seraspe. 1986. Fish Consumption in Iloilo: a Consumer Profile and Behavior Study. In D. Pauly; J. Saeger, and G. Silvestre (eds.). Resources, Management and Socio-economics on Philippine Marine Fisheries. Dept of Marine Fisheries Technical Report 10, p. 179-210.
  48. Posadas, B. 1986. Household Demand for Fish in Iloilo City. In Maclean, J. L., L. B. Dizon, and L. V. Hosillos (eds.). The First Asian Fisheries Forum. Asian Fisheries Society, Manila, Philippines, p. 451-453.
  49. Posadas B., and N. Ty. 1985. Benchmark Assessment of RRDP Research Sites for Fisheries Resources in Region VI. Final report submitted to the Philippine Council for Agriculture Resources Research and Development, Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines.
  50. Posadas, Benedict C., N. Ty, and E. Seraspe. 1985. Fish Consumption in Iloilo: Consumer Profile and Behavior Study. Final report submitted to the Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management, Makati, Philippines.
  51. Posadas, Benedict C. 1984. Household Demand for Fish in Iloilo City. Masteral thesis, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines.
See publications of Dr. B.C. Posadas in horticulture and marine resource economics (Please note that the LINKS to all MAFES publications have been changed to http://www.mafes.msstate.edu/publications/): 
  1. Aquaculture Economics and Marketing 
  2. Fisheries Economics and Marketing 
  3. Horticulture Economics and Marketing 
  4. Natural and Technological Disasters 
  5. Mississippi Department of Marine Resources 
  6. Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Extension
  7. MAFES and MSUES Publications
  8. Working Papers in Marine Economics