Environmental Justice and Oil & Gas Development in Colorado

Dr. Dickinson is an expert in environmental economics studying human response to environmental health risks. Her projects range across the globe from studying malaria in Tanzania, sanitation in India and cooking practices in Ghana. Dr. Dickinson’s studies of human responses to natural hazards such as wildfires and vector borne disease risks are especially relevant in these times. Her recent work studies the effect of Colorado oil and gas regulation changes on marginalized communities.