George Frisvold joined the faculty at The University of Arizona in 1997. He has been a visiting scholar at India's National Institute of Rural Development, a lecturer at The Johns Hopkins University, and Chief of the Resource and Environmental Policy Branch of USDA's Economic Research Service. His research interests include domestic and international environmental policy, as well as the causes and consequences of technological change in agriculture. In 1995-96, Dr. Frisvold served on the Senior staff of the President's Council of Economic Advisers with responsibility for agricultural, natural resource, and international trade issues.
Naranjo, S, P Ellsworth, G Frisvold (2015) Economic value of biological control in integrated pest management of managed plant systems. Annual Review of Entomology 60, (in press).
Büyüktahtakin, İE, Z Feng, AD Olsson, G Frisvold, & Ferenc Szidarovszky (2014) Invasive species control optimization as a dynamic spatial process: An application to buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare) in Arizona. Invasive Plant Science and Management 7, 132–146.
Frisvold, G & T Marquez (2013) Water requirements for large-scale solar energy projects in the West. Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education, 150, 106–116.
Frisvold, G & A Murugesan (2013) Use of weather information for agricultural decision making. Weather, Climate & Society 5, 55–69.
Frisvold, G. & K Konyar (2012) Less water: How will agriculture in southern Mountain states adapt? Water Resources Research 48, W05534, doi:10.1029/2011WR011057.
Norsworthy, J, S Ward, D Shaw, R Llewellyn, R Nichols, T Webster, K Bradley, G Frisvold, S. Powles, N Burgos, W Witt, M Barrett (2012) Reducing the risks of herbicide resistance: Best management practices and recommendations. Weed Science 60, 31–62.
Colby, B & G Frisvold (eds.) (2011) Adaptation and Resilience: The Economics of Climate-Water-Energy Challenges in the Arid Southwest. Washington, DC: Resources for the Future Press.
Frisvold, G, & J Reeves (2010) Resistance management and sustainable use of agricultural biotechnology. AgBioForum 13, 343–359.
Frisvold, G & B Kuhn. (eds.) (1999) Global Environmental Change and Agriculture. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar. 1999.