John Hartwick

Department of Economics
Dunning Hall Rooom 305
Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6
Phone: (613) 533-2263
Fax: (613) 533-6668

E-mail: hartwick at

Award, June 4, 2015, "Publication of Enduring Quality", from the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE), for my American Economic Review note of 1977 on investing exhaustible resource rents. As well, my senior undergrad textbook, Urban Economics (Routledge), has been published. In the final editing stages is a collection of classic publications on national accounting (Elgar), assembled by me, with an introductory essay.

Recent Publications

  • "Twenty Years On", Environment and Development Economics, 19, 3, 2014, pp. 285-87
  • "Basic Economics of Non-renewable Resource Use", In Robert Halvorsen and David F. Layon, eds. Hand book on the Econimcs of Natural Resources, Cheltanham: elgar 2015, pp 3-23


Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Click here for some of my thoughts regarding POISON IVY, etc..

"Out of Arvida"

CFRC Interview, March 28, 2011 "Cities and Natural Resources"
Scientific Word Tips
GIS Notes