Publications on Natural and Technological Disasters

(Number published per year is limited by availability of peer-reviewers and 10% of PI time.)
  1. **Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. Economic Recovery of Mississippi Commercial Fishing from Natural and Technological Disasters. Manuscript in preparation.
  2. **Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit. A. Posadas, Jr. Economic Preparedness of Selected Counties and Parishes in the Gulf of Mexico States. Manuscript in preparation.
  3. **Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit. A. Posadas, Jr. Disaster Preparedness of Selected Counties and Parishes in the Gulf of Mexico States. Manuscript in preparation.
  4. **Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit. A. Posadas, Jr. Economic Recovery of Selected Counties and Parishes in the Gulf of Mexico States Following Natural Disasters. Manuscript in preparation. 
  5. Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. Direct Employment Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill to Mississippi Seafood and Marine-related Sectors. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin, Mississippi State, Mississippi. In review.
  6. Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. 2017. Economic Impacts of the Opening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway to the Mississippi Oyster Fishery. Journal of Food Distribution Society, 48(1). 42-45. 
  7. Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. 2017. Economic Impacts of the Opening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway to the Mississippi Oyster FisheryMississippi State University Extension Service publication 2846- and Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant publication MASGP-11-041. Mississippi State, Mississippi
  8. Posadas, Benedict C. 2015. Economic Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill to Mississippi Seafood and Commercial and Recreational Fishing Sectors in the Year 2010. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1218, Mississippi State, Mississippi. 
  9. Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit A. Posadas. 2014. Direct Employment Impacts of Commercial Fishing in Mississippi Coastal Counties. 2001-2013. Horticulture and Marine Economics Working Paper Series. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  10. Posadas, Benedict C. and Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. 2013. License and Size Profiles of Mississippi Seafood, and Commercial and Recreational Fishing Sectors.  Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1206, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  11. Posadas, Benedict C. And Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. 2013. Estimation of the Baseline for the Assessment of the Economic Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill to the Mississippi Commercial Fishing Sector. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1204, Mississippi State, Mississippi.  
  12. Posadas, Benedict C. 2012. Economic Impacts of the Opening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway to the Mississippi Oyster Fishery. Final report prepared for the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. Chaudhari, Jaydeep, Janelle Booth, Zhirui Ye, David Kack and, and Benedict Posadas. 2010. Evacuation Preparedness of Public Transportation and School Buses In Rural Coastal Communities of the North Gulf Region. Project report prepared by Western Transportation Institute, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana for the Center for Urban Rural Interface Studies, Mississippi State University, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
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. Fisheries Economics and Marketing 

  2. Horticulture Economics and Marketing 

  3. Natural and Technological Disasters 

  4. Mississippi Department of Marine Resources 

  5. Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Extension

  6. MAFES and MSUES Publications 

  7. Working Papers in Marine Economics 

  8. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter