Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Marine Economics Presentations

  1. Posadas, Benedict C., and Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. 2016. Economic Impacts of the Opening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway to the Mississippi Oyster Fishery. Oral presentation at the 2016 Food Distribution Research Society Annual Conference. New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center, 859 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  2. Posadas, Benedict C. Direct Employment and Income Impacts of Aquaculture Production in the United States and Major Producing States. Abstract submitted to Aquaculture 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada. February 22-26, 2016. Abstract published.   
  3. Posadas, Benedict C. Promote Your Fishfarming Business Using the National Food MarketMaker Program. Abstract submitted to Aquaculture 2016, Las Vegas, Nevada. February 22-26, 2016. Abstract published.   
  4. Posadas, Benedict C., and Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr. 2016. Economic Recovery Paths of Recreational and Commercial Fishing Sectors from Natural and Technological Disasters. Oral presentation at CNREP 2016: 5th National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems on March 21-23, 2016 at Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  5. Posadas, Benedict C. Bethany Walton, Kathryn Buchanan, Gabrielle Davis, Cassandra Jones, Deacue Fields, LaDon Swann. MarketMaker: Tool to Promote and Search Local Food and Seafood Products and Outdoor Tourism Services. Poster presentation at the 2014 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile Alabama, Dec. 1, 2014.
  6. Posadas, Benedict C.Economic Sectors Targeted By Sea Grant Research, Education, and Outreach Programs. Poster presentation at the 2014 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile Alabama, Dec. 1, 2014.
  7. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing MarketMaker Among Mississippi Businesses and Consumers. Invited oral presentation at the Annual MarketMaker State Partners Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, Nov. 11-12, 2014.
  8. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing Impacts of MarketMaker on Seafood and Outdoor Tourism Industries. Invited oral presentation at the Oil Disaster Recovery Program during 65th Annual Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on October 13-15, 2014 at the Courtyard Marriott, Gulfport, Mississippi.
  9. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing Impacts of MarketMaker on the Seafood Industry in U.S. Member States. Invited presentation at the Oil Disaster Recovery Program during 64th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 17, 2014 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  10. Posadas, Benedict C. Economic Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill To The Mississippi Seafood, And Commercial And Recreational Fishing Sectors. Oral presentation at the CNREP 2013: 4th National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems on March 24-26, 2013 at Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana. Abstract published.
  11. Posadas, Benedict C. Decisions to Stay or Leave the Commercial And Recreational Fishing Fleets Following Natural Disasters Oral presentation at the CNREP 2013 CNREP 2013: 4th National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems on March 24-26, 2013 at Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana. Abstract published.
  12. Posadas, Benedict C. Exit Decisions by Commercial Fishing and Charter Boats For-Hire. Invited presentation at the 63rd Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 19-21, 2013 at the Sandestin Hilton Hotel, Destin, Florida.
  13. Posadas, Benedict C. Recent Developments in Seafood Marketing in MarketMaker. Invited presentation at the 63rd Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 19-21, 2013 at the Sandestin Hilton Hotel, Destin, Florida.
  14. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, Randy Coker Bethany Walton, LaDon Swann, and Deacue Fields. Mississippi-Alabama MarketMaker Fisheries Outreach Program. Invited presentation at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on Oct. 17, 2012 at the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Point Clear, Alabama.
  15. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Coker. Marketing Impacts of the Mississippi MarketMaker Program. Invited presentation at the Economics Workshop during the 62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 6, 2012.
  16. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Coker. Marketing Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico States MarketMaker Program. Invited presentation at the 62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 7, 2012.
  17. Posadas, Benedict C., and Amanda Seymour. Baseline Economic Information of the Mississippi Commercial Fishing Industry. Invited presentation at the Fisheries Economics Workshop during the 62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 6, 2012.
  18. Posadas, Benedict C. Economic Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill to the Mississippi Commercial Fishing Industry. Invited oral presentation at the Southern Economics Association 82nd Annual Meetings on Nov. 16-18, 2012 at Sheraton New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana.
  19. Coker, Randy Y., Benedict C. Posadas, Amanda K. Seymour, Scott A. Langlois, and Christine E. Coker. Community Economic Preparedness: An Index Designed to Test the Economic Preparedness of Rural Communities. Abstract submitted to the 2012 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Biloxi, Mississippi, Nov. 14-15, 2012. 
  20. Posadas, Benedict C., Bethany S. Walton, Amanda Seymour, Randy Coker, Deacue Fields, Kenesha Reynolds-Allie, and LaDon Swann. MarketMaker: A Direct Marketing Tool for the Seafood Industry. Abstract submitted to the 2012 Bays and Bayous Symposium on Nov. 14-15, 2012, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  21. Seymour, Amanda K., Benedict C. Posadas, Christine E. Coker, Scott A. Langlois, and Randy Y. Coker. Community Disaster Preparedness: An index Designed to Measure the Disaster Preparedness of Rural Communities. Abstract submitted to the 2012 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Biloxi, Mississippi, Nov. 14-15, 2012.
  22. Posadas, Benedict C. Measuring the economic impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill on seafood and fishing sectors. Invited abstract submitted to the Western Economic Association International (WEAI) 87th Annual Conference, San Francisco, California, June 29-Jul 3, 2012.
  23. Posadas, Benedict C. Economic Alternatives for Gulf of Mexico Oyster Processing Sector.  Abstract submitted to the 2010 Food Distribution Research Society Annual Conference, Destin, Florida, Oct. 16-20, 2010.
  24. Seymour, Amanda K., Benedict C. Posadas, Scott A. Langlois, Randy Y. Coker and Christine E. Coker. Potential Economic Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill to Mississippi, Sector by Sector. Abstract submitted to the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, Dec. 1-2, 2010.
  25. Langlois, Scott A., Benedict C. Posadas, Amanda K. Seymour, Randy Y. Coker and Christine E. Coker. Community Disaster Preparedness: An Index Designed to Measure the Disaster Preparedness of Rural Communities. Abstract submitted to the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, Dec. 1-2, 2010.
  26. Coker, Randy Y., Benedict C. Posadas, Amanda K. Seymour, Scott A. Langlois, and Christine E. Coker. Community Economic Preparedness: An Index Designed to Test the Economic Preparedness of Rural Communities. Abstract submitted to the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, Dec. 1-2, 2010.
  27. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda K. Seymour, Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr., Scott A. Langlois, Randy Y. Coker and Christine E. Coker. Community Economic Recovery Following Natural Disasters: A Suggected Measurement Approach. Abstract submitted to the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, Dec. 1-2, 2010.
  28. Posadas, Benedict C. Economic Recovery of Commercial and Recreational Fishing Fleets Following Natural Disasters. Abstract submitted to the CNREP 2010: Challenges of Natural Resource Economics & Policy. 3rd National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 26-28, 2010.
  29. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda K. Seymour, Benedict Kit A. Posadas, Jr., Sidney K. Massey, Scott A. Langlois, Randy Y. Coker and Christine E. Coker. Community Economic Recovery Following Natural Disasters. Abstract submitted to the CNREP 2010: Challenges of Natural Resource Economics & Policy. 3rd National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 26-28, 2010.
  30. Ye, Z., J. Chaudhari, J. Booth, and B. Posadas. Evaluation of the Use of Rural Transportation Infrastructure in Evacuation Operations. Abstract submitted to the National Evacuation Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 3-5, 2010.
  31. Chaudhari, J., Z. Ye, J. Booth, D. Kack, and B. Posadas. Evacuation Preparedness Evaluation of Public Transportation and School Buses in Rural Coastal Communities of the North Gulf Region. Abstract submitted to the National Evacuation Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 3-5, 2010.
  32. Chaudhari, J., Z. Ye, J. Booth, and B. Posadas. Evaluation of the Use of Rural Transportation Infrastructure in Evacuation Operations. Abstract submitted to the National Evacuation Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, Feb. 3-5, 2010.
  33. Posadas, Benedict C. And Ruth A. Posadas. Consumer Preferences for Postharvest Processed Raw Oyster Products in Coastal Mississippi and Southern California. Abstract submitted to the 2009 Joint Annual Meeting of AAEA and ACCI, Milwaukee, Illinois. July 26-28, 2009.
  34. Posadas, Benedict C. Potential Economic Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. Invited presentations at the International Association of Community Development Conference. Biloxi, Mississippi, July 26, 2010.
  35. Posadas, Benedict C. Potential Economic Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. Invited presentation at the MACAA Professional Improvement Conference. Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Aug. 2, 2010.
  36. *Posadas, Benedict C. Assessments of the Impacts of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in Mississippi. Invited presentation at the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission Fisheries Economics Workshop at the Perdido Beach Resort, 27200 Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, Alabama, March 8 ‑ 11, 2010.
  37. Posadas, Benedict. Economic Viability of Offshore Aquaculture in Southern California. Invited paper presented at the Forum on Sustainable Marine Aquaculture in Long Beach, California, Sep. 19-20, 2008. Proceedings published
  38. Posadas, Benedict and Terrill Hanson. Stochastic Models for Shrimp Processing Systems. Abstract submitted to the Economics Session of the 2008 World Aquaculture Society Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Feb. 9-12, 2008.
  39. Hanson, Terrill R., and Benedict C. Posadas. 2007. Economic Impact of Major Production Factors in Super-intensive Recirculating Shrimp Production Systems. Abstract submitted to the 2007 World Aquaculture Society meeting, San Antonio, Texas, February 28- March 2, 2007.
  40. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and William S. Perret. Mitigating Economic Damages to Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries From Hurricane Katrina.  Abstract submitted to the American Fisheries Society 137th Annual Meeting, Sep.  2-5, 2007. San Francisco, California.
  41. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and William S. Perret. Economic Damages of Hurricane Katrina to Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries.  Abstract submitted to the CNREP 2007 ‑ Second National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems, Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy, May 20-23, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  42. Hanson, T.R., G. Evans, A. Myles, D.R. Petrolia, K.H. Coble, B. Posadas, S. Hodge and S.H. Sempier. Developing a Foundation for Analysis of Natural and Human-Induced Disturbances to Coastal Economics. Abstract submitted to the Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy 2007 2nd National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems, New Orleans, LA, May 20-22, 2007.
  43. Posadas, Benedict C., Linda S. Andrews, and Ruth A. Posadas. Consumer Preferences and Attitudes Toward Postharvest Processed Oyster Products. Abstract submitted to the 2007 World Aquaculture Society meeting, San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 28- March 2, 2007.
  44. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. 2006. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Mississippi Seafood Harvesting, Processing and Recreational Boating Industries. Abstract submitted to the 13th Biennial International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade's Conference: Rebuilding Fisheries in an Uncertain Environment, Portsmouth, United Kingdom.
  45. Hanson, Terrill R. and Benedict C. Posadas. 2005. Economics of Super-Intensive Shrimp Recirculating Systems. Page 176 in Books of Abstracts, Aquaculture America 2005, World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  46. Posadas, Benedict C. and Terrill R. Hanson. 2003. Economic Considerations of Recirculating Saltwater Shrimp Production Systems. Page 236 in Books of Abstracts, Aquaculture America 2003, World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  47. Posadas, Benedict C. 2003. Economic Impact of Aquaculture Production and Processing in Mississippi. Page 235 in Books of Abstracts, Aquaculture America 2003, World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  48. Bridger, Christopher J., Cliff A. Goudey, R. R. Stickney, Benedict C. Posadas, Kristen M. Fletcher, J. R. Gold, D. H. Lewis, Jeff Lotz, Tim Reid, Cynthia A. Moncreif and D. LaDon Swann. 2002. Progress and Future Direction of Gulf of Mexico Offshore Aquaculture Consortium Research. Page 34 in Books of Abstracts, Aquaculture America 2002, World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  49. Bridger, C. J., D. H. Lewis, Benedict C. Posadas and C. A. Goudey. 2002. Transport of Fingerlings to a Distant Offshore Aquaculture Site. Page 33 in Books of Abstracts, Aquaculture America 2002, World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  50. Posadas, Benedict C., C. J. Bridger and B. A. Costa-Pierce. 2001. Economic Potential of Offshore Aquaculture in the Gulf of Mexico. Pages 84-85 in Christopher J. Bridger and T. H. Reid (ed.). Open Ocean Aquaculture IV, Symposium Program and Abstracts, Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
  51. Posadas, Benedict C., C. David Veal, Michael L. Jahncke, and Janet A. Gooch. 1994. An Economic Analysis of the Domestic and Foreign Markets of Selected Coastal Herring and Associated Species. 19th Annual Conference of the Tropical and Sub-tropical Seafood Sciences and Technology in the Americas, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  52. Jahncke, Michael L., and Janet A. Gooch, Posadas, Benedict C., and C. D. Veal. 1994.  Evaluation of On Board Handling Techniques on the Quality of Various Coastal Herring and Associated Species. 19th Annual Conference of the Tropical and Sub-tropical Seafood Sciences and Technology in the Americas, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  53. Posadas, Benedict C. and Jurij Homziak. 1992. Costs and Returns of Open Versus Closed Systems for Producing Soft-shelled Crawfish in Mississippi. International Conference and Exposition Aquaculture '92 Conference, Orlando, Florida.
  54. Posadas, Benedict C., David D. Burrage, Jurij Homziak, and C. David Veal. 1992. Oyster Relaying Enterprise Budgets. Thirteenth International Conference of The Coastal Society, Washington, D.C.
  55. Burrage, D., and Benedict C. Posadas. 1990. Revitalizing a Northern Gulf Fishery: Costs Versus Benefits of Relaying Oysters. Eighty-second Annual Meeting of the National Shellfisheries Association, Williamsburg, Virginia.
  56. Homziak, J., and Benedict C. Posadas. 1990. Preliminary Survey of the Tilapia Markets in North America. Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, Kingston, Jamaica.

Updated lists of Dr. B.C. Posadas presentations on horticulture and marine resource economics:

  1. Horticulture Economics and Marketing
  2. Aquaculture Economics and Marketing
  3. Fisheries Economics and Marketing
  4. Natural Disaster Economics
  5. Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Extension Program
  6. Economic Impacts of Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill