Title: Research Economist
National Wildlife Research Center, 4101 LaPorte Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521
NWRC Research Program: Economic Research of
Human-Wildlife Conflicts: Methods and Applications
State University, Economics (Econometrics)
University, Business Administration
- Building computer models to optimize canine rabies
management in South Africa
- Using deep learning to predict damaging bird strikes at
- Sentiment analysis and topic modeling of social media
content related to wild pigs
earned a PhD from Colorado State University studying applied econometrics. He has
worked at NWRC since 2010 and also serves as a faculty affiliate in the CSU
Department of Economics.
Shwiff, S., S. Shwiff, J. Holderieath, W. Haden-Chomphosy, and A. Anderson. 2018. Economics of invasive species damage and damage management. pgs. 35-59. In: W.C. Pitt, J.C. Beasley, and G.W Witmer, editors. Ecology and Management of terrestrial vertebrate invasive species in the United States. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. 403 pp.
Shwiff, S.A., K.L. Ernest, S.L. Degroot, and A.M. Anderson. 2017. The economic impact of blackbird damage to crops. In: G.M. Linz, M.L. Avery, and R.A. Dolbeer, editors. Ecology and management of blackbirds (Icteridae) in North America. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. Pgs. 207-216.
Hatch, B., A. Anderson, M. Sambo, M. Maziku, G. Mchau, E. Mbunda, Z. Mtema, C.E. Rupprecht, S.A. Shwiff, and L. Nel. 2016. Towards canine rabies elimination in south-eastern Tanzania: Assessment of health economic data. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. In press. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12463
Shwiff, S.A., B. Hatch, A. Anderson, J.H. Nel, K. Leroux, D. Stewart, M. de Scally, P. Govender, and C.E. Rupprecht. 2016. Towards canine rabies elimination in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Assessment of health economic data. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 63:408-415. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12283
Anderson, A., S.A. Shwiff, R.B. Chipman, T. Atwood, T. Cozzens, F. Fillo, R. Hale, B. Hatch, J. Maki, O.E. Rhodes, E.E. Rees, C.E. Rupprecht, R. Tinline, K.C. VerCauteren, and D. Slate. Forecasting the spread of raccoon rabies using a purpose-specific group decision-making process. 2014. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(1):130-138.
Anderson, A., S.A. Shwiff. 2014. Choosing the optimal lethal management strategy to reduce the cost of livestock predation. International Journal of Ecological Economics and Statistics. 32(1): 59-65.
Anderson, A., C.A. Lindell, K.M. Moxcey, W.F. Siemer, G.M. Linz, P.D. Curtis, J.E. Carroll, C.L. Burrows, J.R. Boulanger, K.M.M. Steensma, and S.A. Shwiff. 2013. Bird damage to select fruit crops: The cost of damage and the benefits of control in five states. Crop Protection 52: 103-109. doi: 10.1016/jcropro.2013.05.019.
Gebhardt, K., A. Anderson, K. Kirkpatrick, S.A. Shwiff, 2011. A review and synthesis of bird and rodent damage to select California Crops. Crop Protection 30: 1109-1116.