Publications

Web Publications
Published Reports (* peer reviewed)
  1. *CURIS. 2010. 2005-2010 CURIS Comprehensive Report. PDF, 6.64MB
  2. *Ye, Zhirui, Jaydeep Chaudhari, Janelle Booth, and Benedict Posadas. 2010. Evaluation of the Use of Rural Transportation Infrastructure in Evacuation Operations. Journal of Transportation Safety and Security.
  3. *Ye, Zhirui, Jaydeep Chaudhari, Janelle Booth and Benedict Posadas. 2010. Use of Rural Transportation Infrastructure in Evacuation Operations for the North Gulf Coastal Region. Bozeman, Montana for the Center for Urban Rural Interface Studies, Mississippi State University, Biloxi, Mississippi. PDF, 1.4MB.
  4. *Chaudhari, Jaydeep, Janelle Booth, Zhirui Ye, David Kack and Benedict Posadas. 2010. Evacuation Preparedness of Public Transportation and School Buses in Rural Coastal Communities of the North Gulf Region. Bozeman, Montana for the Center for Urban Rural Interface Studies, Mississippi State University, Biloxi, Mississippi. PDF, 1.56MB.
  5. *CURIS. 2010. 2005-2010 CURIS Comprehensive Report. PDF, 6.64MB
  6. *Posadas, Benedict C. 2010. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Gustav on Coastal Mississippi Seafood Processors and Dealers, Marinas and Livebait Dealers. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1190, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  7. *Posadas, Benedict C. 2010. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Coastal Mississippi Charter Boats for Hire, Marinas and Livebait Dealers. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1185, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  8. *Posadas, Benedict C. 2009. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Gustav on Coastal Mississippi Seafood Processors and Dealers, Marinas and Livebait Dealers. Final report prepared by the Coastal Research and Extension Center, Mississippi State University, Biloxi, Mississippi for the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  9. Gallardo, R. 2009. Agriculture Cluster Analysis-CURIS Region. Report submitted by Southern Rural Development Center. PDF, 1.03MB
  10. Gaber, J., R. Retzlaff, E. Swindall. 2008. Alabama Coastal Smart Growth Outreach Project. Final report submitted by Auburn University, Community Planning Program. PDF, 798KB
  11. Gold, M. 2008. Sustaining Chipley: Planning, visioning, and housing concepts to advance economic vitality in Chipley, Florida. Final report submitted by the University of Florida, School of Architecture. PDF, 5.99MB
  12. Lodhi, M. 2008. Smart Growth and Sustainable Development Education Project For St. Tammany, St. John the Baptist, Tangipahoa, and Washington parishes of Southeast Louisiana. Final report submitted by University of New Orleans, Department of Geography. PDF, 3.84MB
  13. TPUDC. 2008. Mississippi Tri-County Smart Growth Series Report: Strategies for Small Town Investment. Final report submitted by the Town Planning & Urban Design Collaborative.
    PDF, 3.34MB
  14. Posadas, Benedict C. 2008. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Commercial Fishing Fleet. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1165, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  15. Southerland, P. 2007. MSU Center for Urban Rural Interface Studies (CURIS) Builds Growth Management Resources for the Gulf Coast. Landmarks, Spring Issue. PDF, 313KB
  16. Posadas, Benedict C. 2007. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Seafood Processing Plants and Dealer Houses. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Information Bulletin 435. Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  17. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. 2006. Assessment of the Impacts of Katrina on Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fisheries. Proceedings of the 13th Biennial International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade's Conference.
  18. Posadas, Benedict C. 2006a. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Mississippi Seafood Processing Plants and Dealers. Final report submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  19. Posadas, Benedict C. 2006b. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Mississippi Commercial Fishing Fleet. Final report submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  20. Posadas, Benedict C. 2006c. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Coastal Mississippi Charter Boats for Hire, Marinas and Livebait Dealers. Final report submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  21. Posadas, Benedict C. 2006d. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Mississippi Recreational Boating Fleet. Final report submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  22. Posadas, Benedict C. 2005c. Preliminary Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fisheries: Progress Report Submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service and Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. December 16.
  23. Posadas, Benedict C. 2005b. Preliminary Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fisheries: Progress Report Submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service and Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. December 7.
  24. Posadas, Benedict C. 2005a. Preliminary Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fisheries: Progress Report Submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service and Mississippi Department of Marine Resources. November 10.
Brochures
  1. CURIS. 2010. Addressing "Growing" Needs II. 2010 CURIS Brochure. PDF, 1.7 MB.
  2. CURIS. 2009. Addressing "Growing Needs" Across the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Brochure for the Coastal Development Strategies Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi on May 12-13. PDF, 495KB
  3. Gaber, J. and R. Retzlaff. 2008. Growth Management & Smart Growth In a Coastal Context. Prepared by Auburn University, Community Planning Program. PDF, 1.38MB
Presentations
  1. Potential Economic Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill to Mississippi, Sector by Sector. Poster presented at the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, December 1-2, 2010.
  2. Community Economic Recovery Following Natural Disasters: A Suggested Measurement Approach. Poster presented at the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, December 1-2, 2010.
  3. Community Disaster Preparedness: An Index Designed to Measure the Disaster Preparedness of Rural Communities. Poster presented at the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, December 1-2, 2010.
  4. Community Economic Preparedness: An Index Designed to Test the Economic Preparedness of Rural Communities. Poster presented at the 2010 Bays and Bayous Symposium, Mobile, Alabama, December 1-2, 2010.
  5. Potential Economic Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. Presented at the International Association of Community Development Conference. Biloxi, Mississippi, July 26, 2010.
  6. Potential Economic Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. Presented at the MACAA Professional Improvement Conference. Hattiesburg, Mississippi, August 2, 2010.
  7. Posadas, Benedict C. 2010. Economic Recovery of Commercial and Recreational Fishing Fleets Following Natural Disasters. Paper Presented at the Challenges of Natural Resource Economics & Policy, New Orleans, LA. May 26-28, 2010.
  8. Community Economic Recovery Following Natural Disasters. Poster Presented at the Challenges of Natural Resource Economics & Policy, New Orleans, LA. May 26-28, 2010.
  9. CURIS. 2008. Addressing "Growing Needs" Across the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Poster presented at the Mississippi-Alabama Bays & Bayous Symposium, Biloxi, Mississippi on October 28-29. PDF, 349KB
  10. CURIS. 2008. Overview of the Center for Urban Rural Interface Studies. Report presented at the 2008 MSU-CURIS Partners Annual Meeting, MSU-Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, MS on May 7. PDF, 686KB
  11. Glowinski, S.L. 2008. The Mississippi Coastal Birding Trail: Economics, Education, Communication and Conservation (AKA: Birding Trails…not just for birders anymore!). Report presented at the 2008 MSU-CURIS Partners Annual Meeting, MSU-Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, MS on May 7. PDF, 1.97MB
  12. Phillips, D. 2008. Four State ~ Gulf Coast Regional Needs Assessment Survey Project. Report presented at the 2008 MSU-CURIS Partners Annual Meeting, MSU-Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, MS on May 7. PDF, 2.41MB
  13. Gaber, J. 2008. Growth Management & Smart Growth In a Coastal Context. Report presented at the 2008 MSU-CURIS Partners Annual Meeting, MSU-Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, MS on May 7. PDF, 1.29MB
  14. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and William S. Perret. 2008. Estimating Economic Damages to Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries From Hurricane Katrina. In pages 131-144 Katherine McLaughlin (ed). Mitigating Impacts of Natural Hazards of Fishery Ecosystems. American Fisheries Society Symposium 64, Bethesda, Maryland.
  15. CURIS. Addressing "Growing Needs" Across the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Poster presented at the 2007 Gulf Coast Forum, Biloxi, Mississippi. August 19-21. PDF, 278KB
  16. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and William S. Perret. 2007. Mitigating Economic Damages to Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries From Hurricane Katrina. Invited paper presented at the American Fisheries Society 137th Annual Meeting, September 5-6, San Francisco, California. Abstract published http://www.fisheries.org/afs/
  17. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and William S. Perret. 2007. Economic Damages of Hurricane Katrina to Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries. Paper presented at CNREP 2007 - Second National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems, Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy, May 20-23, New Orleans, Louisiana. Abstract published http://www.cnrep.lsu.edu/index.htm
  18. Posadas, Benedict C. 2006. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Seafood Processing, Commercial Fishing, and Recreational Boating Industries. Invited presentation at the NOAA Congressional Listening Sessions: Mississippi-Louisiana Meetings, April 11-12. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  19. Posadas, Benedict C. And Ruth A. Posadas. 2006. Assessment of the Impacts of Katrina on Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fisheries. Proceedings of the 13th Biennial International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade's Conference. http://oregonstate.edu/Dept/IIFET/index.html
  20. Posadas, Benedict C. 2006. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Seafood Processors and Dealers, Marinas, Livebait Dealers, Commercial Fishing, For-hire Charter and Recreational Boating Fleets. Invited presentation at the 13th Biennial Conference of the International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade in Portsmouth, United Kingdom on July 14-17.
  21. Posadas, Benedict C. 2006e. Economic Assessment of the Impacts of Hurricane Katrina on Mississippi Seafood Processing, Commercial Fishing, and Recreational Boating Industries. Invited presentation at the NOAA Congressional Listening Sessions: Mississippi-Louisiana Meetings, April 11-12. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.