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  • Auburn University - Ph.D., Forestry Policy and Economics
  • Auburn University - M.S., Forestry Policy and Economics
  • Beijing University of Chemical Technology - B.S., Chemical Mechanics and Engineering

Research Interest:

  • Forest policy and law
  • Resource and environment economics
  • International trade of forest products
  • International forestry

Teaching Areas:

  • Forest Policy
  • Forest Law

Sun, Changyou. "Variation of Federal Cost-Share Progams in the United States and the Inducement Effects on Tree Planting" Journal of Forest Economics 12.4 (2007): 279-296.
Sun, Changyou and Andrew J. Londo. "Liability of Prescribed Fires on Forest Land in Mississippi: What is the Rule in Common Law?" Tree Talk Winter (2007): 14, 32.
Sun, Changyou. "A Roll Call Analysis of the Healthy Forests Restoration Act and Constituent Interests in Fire Policy" Forest Policy and Economics 9.2 (2006): 126-138.
Sun, Changyou. "Lifetimes of a U.S. Paper and Allied Products Mills: Insights From a Duration Analysis" Southern Journal of Applied Forestry 30.1 (2006): 5-12.
Sun, Changyou. "State Statutory Reforms and Retention of Prescribed Fire Liability Laws on U. S. Forest Land" Forest Policy and Economics 9.4 (2006): 392-402.
Sun, Changyou. "Welfare Effects of Forestry Best Management Practices in the United States" Canadian Journal of Forest Research 36.7 (2006): 1674-1683.
Sun, Changyou and D. Zhang. "Timber Harvesting Margins in the Southern United States: A Temporal and Spatial Analysis" Forest Science 52.3 (2006): 273-280.
Sun, Changyou and Andrew J. Londo. "Fire Policy Evolution and the Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003" Tree Talk 27.3 (2005): 26-28.
Sun, Changyou. "Reforms on Prescribed Fire Laws Reduce Liability Burdens on Landowners" Forest Landowner 64.6 (2005): 26-28.
Sun, Changyou and D. Zhang. "The Effects of Exchange Rate Volatility on U.S. Forest Commodities Exports" Forest Science 49.5 (2003): 807-814.