Publications Portfolio

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Hawes, Jason K., Morey Burnham, Margaret V. du Bray, Vicken Hillis, Zhao Ma, and Katrina Running. 2022. “Social Vulnerability to Irrigation Water Loss in the Eastern Snake Plain of Idaho: Assessing the Effects of Water Policy Change on Farmers.” Environmental Management, Online ahead of print.

Running, Katrina. Forthcoming (forthcoming, April 2022). “Cooperative Water Policy Change for Idaho’s Groundwater Farmers. California Groundwater Program.” Environmental Defense Fund. IWA Publishing.

Running, Katrina, Morey Burnham, Chloe Wardropper, Zhao Ma, *Jason Hawes, and Margaret V. du Bray. 2019. “Farmer Adaptation to Reduced Groundwater Availability.” Environmental Research Letters. Available online now at:

Cornell, Joseph, Cristina Quintas-Soriano, Katrina Running, and Antonio J. Castro. 2019. “Examining Concern about Climate Change and Local Environmental Changes from an Ecosystem Service Perspective in the Western U.S.” Environmental Science and Policy 101: 221-231.

Running, Katrina, Morey Burnham, and Margaret V. du Bray. 2019. “Fairness in Common-Pool Resource Access: Farmer Responses to New Agricultural Water Use Restrictions in Idaho.” Environmental Sociology 5(4): 405-415.

*Burke, Jordan, and Katrina Running. 2019. “Role Identities and Pro-environmental Behavior among Farmers.” Human Ecology Review 25(1): 3-22. https://doi:10.22459/HER.25.01.2019.01

Eaton, Weston, Morey Burnham, Theresa Selfa, Katrina Running, and Clare Hinrichs. 2019. “Symbolic Meanings, Landowner Support, and Dedicated Bioenergy Crops in the Rural Northeastern United States.” Energy Research & Social Science 52: 247-257.

du Bray, Margaret V., Morey Burnham, Katrina Running, and Vicken Hillis. 2018. “Adaptive Groundwater Governance and the Challenges of Policy Implementation in Idaho’s Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer Region.” Water Alternatives 11(3): 533-551.

Quintas-Soriano, Cristina, Antonio Castro, Colden Baxter, Katrina Running, *Dainee Gibson, and *Jenna Narducci. 2018. “Social-Ecological Systems Influence Ecosystem Service Perception: A Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society Analysis.” Ecology & Society 23(3):3.

Castro, Antonio J., Cristina Quintas-Soriano, Jodi Brandt, Carla L. Atkinson, Colden V. Baxter, Morey Burnham, Benis N. Egoh, Marina García-Llorente, Jason P. Julian, Berta Martín-López, Felix Haifeng Liao, Katrina Running, Caryn C. Vaughn, and Albert V. Norström. 2018. “Applying Place-Based Social-Ecological Research to Address Water Scarcity: Insights for Future Research.” Sustainability 10(5): 1516.

Running, Katrina, *Jordan Burke, and *Kathleen Shipley. 2017. “Perceptions of Environmental Change and Climate Concern among Idaho’s Farmers.” Society & Natural Resources 30(6): 659-673. [lead article] recent impact factor, 1.758, 5-year impact factor, 1.777)

McBeth, Mark, Donna Lybecker, James Stoutenborough, *Sarah Davis, and Katrina Running. 2016. “Content Matters: Stakeholder Assessment of River Stories or River Science.” Public Policy and Administration. recent impact factor, 1.10)

Schrank, Zachary, and Katrina Running. 2016. “Individualist and Collectivist Consumer Motivations in Local Organic Food Markets.” Journal of Consumer Culture. recent impact factor, 2.816)

Mayer, Brian, Katrina Running and Kelly Bergstrand. 2015. “Compensation and Community Corrosion: Perceived Inequalities, Social Comparisons, and Competition Following the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.” Sociological Forum 30(2):369-390.doi:10.1111/socf.12167(5-year impact factor, 1.301)

Running, Katrina. 2015.  “Towards Climate Justice: How Do the Most Vulnerable Weigh Environment-Economy Tradeoffs?” Social Science Research 50:217-228.doi:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2014.11.018(most recent impact factor, 1.295; 5-year impact factor, 1.912)

Grant, Don, Katrina Running and Kelly Bergstrand. 2014. “A Sustainable ‘Building Block’? The Paradoxical Effects of Thermal Efficiency on U.S. Power Plants’ CO2 Emissions.” Energy Policy 75(December):398-402.doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2014.10.007(most recent impact factor, 4.844; 5-year impact factor, 5.153)

Grant, Don, Kelly Bergstrand and Katrina Running. 2014. “Effectiveness of US State Policies in Reducing CO2 Emissions from Power Plants.” Nature Climate Change 4: 977-982. (most recent impact factor, 17.184, 5-year impact factor, 19.257)

Mayer, Brian, Kelly Bergstrand and Katrina Running. 2014. “Science as Comfort: The Strategic Use of Science in Post-Disaster Settings.” In The Routledge Handbook of Science, Technology, and Society, edited by Kelly Moore and Daniel Lee Kleinman. New York: Routledge.

Running, Katrina. 2013. “World Citizenship and Concern for Global Warming: Building the Case for a Strong International Civil Society.” Social Forces 92(1):377-399. recent impact factor, 1.303; 5-year impact factor 2.236)

Running, Katrina and Louise Marie Roth. 2013. “To Wed or to Work? Assessing Work and Marriage as Routes Out of Poverty.” Journal of Poverty 17(2):177-197.

Running, Katrina.  2012. “Examining Environmental Concern in Developed, Transitioning and Developing Countries.”  World Values Research 5(1):1-27.