Saleh Mamun Ph.D.

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Professional Title
Postdoctoral Associate

Saleh Mamun is a Postdoctoral Associate jointly appointed at the Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota and Natural Resources Research Institute, University of Minnesota, Duluth. His research interest lies in the field of natural resource economics, water economics, forestry economics, energy economics, environmental economics, and land economics.

He obtained a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of New Mexico and an MBA in Finance from the Institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka. He worked six years in construction, marketing and government in Bangladesh. He has experience in research on environmental issues from business, development, and engineering perspective.


  • Ph.D., Economics, University of New Mexico, 2019
  • M.A., Economics, University of New Mexico, 2016
  • Master of Development Studies, University of Dhaka, 2013
  • MBA, University of Dhaka, 2010
  • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 2006

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Recent Publications

Valuing water quality in the United States using a national dataset on property values

10 months 2 weeks ago
Valuing water quality in the United States using a national dataset on property valuesMamun, S., Castillo-Castillo, A., Swedberg, K., Zhang, J., Boyle, K. J., Cardoso, D., Kling, C. L., Nolte, C., Papenfus, M., Phaneuf, D. & Polasky, S., Apr 11 2023, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 120, 15, e2210417120.

Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review

Towards prospective sustainability life cycle assessment

4 years 1 month ago
Towards prospective sustainability life cycle assessmentClarke-Sather, A. R., Nolan, D., Mamun, S., Schoff, P., Aro, M. & Ulrich, B., 2020, 25th Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle Conference (DFMLC). American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), V006T06A024. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Conference contribution

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NRRI's Saleh Mamun maps the value of natural resources in post doc position shared with the U's College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resources Sciences.

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