OCCRI Researchers

Title: Professor
Name: Ronald B. Mitchell
Institution: University of Oregon
Department: Political Science

Ph.D. Harvard University 1992

Research Theme: Grants: * NSF: Analysis of the effects of environmental treaties; * NSF: Fostering Cross-Disciplinary Relationships and Early-Career Development to Advance Interdisciplinary Research on Climate Change and Impacts (find out more at the DISCCRS website)

Research Fields:

Data Analysis and Statistical Management
Human Impacts Policy
Mitigation Policy
Modeling Socioeconomic Processes
Natural Resource Policy and Planning

Professional Activities:

Selected Publications:

Ronald B. Mitchell, William C. Clark, David W. Cash, and Nancy M. Dickson, editors. Global Environmental Assessments: Information and Influence. MIT Press, 2006.

Ronald B. Mitchell. “Problem Structure, Institutional Design, and the Relative Effectiveness of International Environmental Agreements” Global Environmental Politics 6:3 (August 2006), 72-89.

Ronald B. Mitchell. “Compliance Theory: Compliance, Effectiveness, and Behavior Change in International Environmental Law” In Oxford Handbook of International Environmental Law. Editors: Jutta Brunee, Daniel Bodansky, and Ellen Hey. Oxford University Press, 2007, 893-921.

Ronald B. Mitchell. “Flexibility, Compliance and Norm Development in the Climate Regime” In Implementing the Climate Regime: International Compliance. Editors: Olav Schram Stokke, Jon Hovi, and Geir Ulfstein. Earthscan Press, 2005, 65-83.