Siew Lim is a professor of economics. She joined the Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics in August, 2005 after completing her doctoral degree in economics at the University of Georgia. Her research areas are applied microeconomics, production economics, transportation and regional development. She has published her research in Transport Policy, Transportation Research Part D, Journal of Air Transport Management, Growth and Change, Journal of Water Resources Planning & Management, etc. She was twice recognized by the College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources, NDSU for teaching excellence.
Applied microeconomics, production economics, transportation and regional development.
Ph.D. in Economics, University of Georgia, 2005
B.S. in Economics, Bemidji State University, 1999
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 341 Intermediate Microeconomics
ECON 410/610 Econometrics
ECON 480/680 Industrial Organization
AGEC 771 Economics of Transportation
Karanki, F, SH Lim. 2021. Airport Use Agreements and Cost Efficiency of U.S. Airports. Transport Policy 114, 68-77.
Lim, SH and F Karanki. 2020. Airport Use Agreement Types and Input and Output Slacks: The Case of U.S. Airports.Research in Transportation Economics 84. DOI: 10.1016/j.retrec.2020.100861.
Lin, Z, SH Lim, T Lin and M Borders. 2020. Using Agent-Based Modeling for Water Resources Management in the Bakken Region. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 146(1). DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.19435452.0001147.
Malalgoda, N and SH Lim. 2019. Do Transportation Network Companies Reduce Public Transit Use in the U.S.?Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice 130(2019): 351-372.
Wachenheim, CJ, SH Lim, DC Roberts and J Devney. 2019. Landowner Valuation of a Working Wetlands Program in the Prairie Pothole Region.Agricultural Economics 50(4): 465-478.
Lim, S.H. 2018. Does Shale Energy Development Mean More Crime? The Case of The Bakken Oil Boom.Growth and Change 49(3): 413-441.
Lin, Z, T. Lin, SH Lim, MH Hove and W.M. Schuh. 2017. Impacts of Bakken Shale Oil Development on Regional Water Uses and Supply.Journal of the American Water Resources Association 54(1): 225-239.
Park, YS, SH Lim, G Egilmez and J Szmerekovsky. 2016. Environmental Efficiency Assessment of U.S. Transport Sector: A Slack-based Data Envelopment Analysis Approach. Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and Environment 61(A): 152-164.
Lim, SH and L Zhang. 2016. Does Casino Development Have a Positive Effect on Economic Growth?Growthand Change 48(3): 409-434.
Lim, SH and Y Hong. 2014. Fuel Hedging and Airline Operating Costs.Journal of Air Transport Management 36(2014): 33-40.
Lim, SH and J Chi. 2013. Are Cell Phone Laws Effective in Reducing Fatal Crashes Involving Young Drivers?Transport Policy 27(2013): 158-163.
Lim, SH and J Chi. 2013. Cell Phone Bans and Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash Rates in the United States.Journal of Public Health Policy 34(2): 197-212.
Heng, Y, SH Lim and J Chi. 2012. Toxic Air Pollutants and Trucking Productivity in the U.S.Transportation Research Part D: Transportation and Environment 17(4): 309-316.
Lim, SH and CAK Lovell. 2009. Profit and Productivity of U.S. Class I Railroads.Managerial and Decision Economics 30(7): 423-442.
Lim, SH and CAK Lovell. 2008. Short-run Total Cost Change and Productivity of U.S. Class I Railroads.Journal of Transport Economics and Policy 42(1): 155-188.
List of Other Publications: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Siew_Lim3
Co-PI. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Satellite Enhanced Snowmelt Flood Predictions in the Red River of the North Basin (J Jacobs, PI). Amount: ~$1.5 mil. January 1, 2017 – September 31, 2019.
Co-PI. National Science Foundation, CNH Program (Z. Lin, PI). A Model for Groundwater Allocation and Management at the Bakken Shale in Western North Dakota. Amount: $249,423. August 1, 2014 – July 31, 2016.
Co-PI. Delta Waterfowl Foundation (C. Wachenheim, PI). Conservation Decision Making in the Prairie Pothole Region. Amount: $20,000. March 1, 2014 – February 28, 2016.
H. Roald and Janet Lund Excellence in Teaching Award. College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources, North Dakota State University (2018)
Earl and Dorothy Foster Excellence in Teaching Award, North Dakota State University (2012)