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Dr Brendan Moyle

Senior Lecturer

School of Economics and Finance

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Wildlife Economics, Forestry Economics, Environmental Economics

Thematics

Resource Development and Management

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Applied Economics (140200): Econometrics (140300): Economics (140000): Environment and Resource Economics (140205)

Research Outputs

Journal

Kahui, V., Moyle, B., & Brunell, AM. (2018). Alligator conservation and hunting efficiency. Natural Resource Modeling. 31(2)
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (2017). Wildlife markets in the presence of laundering: a comment. Biodiversity and Conservation. 26(12), 2979-2985
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2014). The raw and the carved: Shipping costs and ivory smuggling. Ecological Economics. 107(November 2014), 259-265
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Sas-Rolfes, M., Moyle, B., & Stiles, D. (2014). The complex policy issue of elephant ivory stockpile management. Pachyderm. 55, 62-77
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2013). Conservation that's more than skin-deep: Alligator farming. Biodiversity and Conservation. 22(8), 1663-1677 Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10531-013-0501-9#
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (2009). The black market in China for tiger products. Global Crime. 10(1-2), 124-143
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ., & Evans, M. (2008). Economic development options for island states: The case of whale-watching. Shima. 2(1), 41-58 Retrieved from http://www.shimajournal.org/issues/v2n1/f.%20Moyle%20&%20Evans%20Shima%20v2n1.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Naylor, M., Rose, L., & Moyle, B. (2007). Topology of foreign exchange markets using hierarchical structure methods. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications. 388(19), 199-208
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B., Naylor, M.
Eagle, LC., Kitchen, PJ., Rose, LC., & Moyle, BJ. (2003). Brand equity and brand vulnerability: The impact of gray marketing/parallel importing on brand equity and values. European Journal of Marketing. 37(10), 1332-1349 Retrieved from http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?articleid=853887
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (2000). The Ecology of Trade. Journal of Bioeconomics. 2(2), 139-152
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (1998). Species conservation and the principal-agent problem. Ecological Economics. 26(3), 313-320
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (1998). The bioeconomics of illegal wildlife harvesting: An outline of the issues. Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy. 1(1), 95-112
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (1989). A description of tyrannochthonius tekauriensis (Pseudoscorpionida: Chthoniidae). New Zealand Entomologist. 12(1), 60-62
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (1989). A description of tyrannochthonius noaensis (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida: Chthoniidae). New Zealand Entomologist. 12(1), 58-59
[Journal article]Authored by: Moyle, B.

Book

Moyle, B. (2012). Making the precautionary principle work for biodiversity: Avoiding perverse outcomes in decision-making under uncertainty. In Biodiversity and the Precautionary Principle: Risk and Uncertainty in Conservation and Sustainable Use. (pp. 159 - 172).
[Chapter]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2003). Regulation, conservation and incentives. In SO. Ed (Ed.) The trade in wildlife: Regulation for conservation. (pp. 41 - 51). London, UK: Earthscan Publications Ltd
[Chapter]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2000). Identifying the ecological correlates of extinction-prone species: A case study of New Zealand birds. In S. Ferson, & MB. Eds (Eds.) Quantitative Methods for Conservation Biology. (pp. 27 - 38). New York, NY: Springer-Verlag
[Chapter]Authored by: Moyle, B.

Report

Moyle, BJ., Jenkins, RWG., Qiu, YJ., & Ma, Y. (2016). WCC 2012 Recommendation 139 - Activity Report: Annex 3. IUCN Library System.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Moyle, B.

Conference

Moyle, BJ. (2018, May). The Complex Relationship Between Legal and Illegal Wildlife Trade. Presented at EAZA Conservation Forum 2018: 22-25 May. Tallinn Zoo, Tallinn, Estonia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ.Combatting illegal wildlife trade: The legal trade option. . Singapore
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ.Conservation through wildlife farming in Papua New Guinea. . Singapore
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2015, June). On the trail of butterflies and alligators. Presented at Symposium on international wildlife trade: evidence-based policy options to govern the legal trade in animals and plants.. University of Kent, Canterbury, UK.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2015, January). The speculative market for ivory. Presented at Workshop on Demand-Side Strategies for Curbing Illegal Ivory Trade. Hangzhou, China.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2013, July). Understanding and combating traffic in big-cat parts: The transaction cost economics approach. Presented at “International Workshop on Transboundary Conservation of Tigers and Other Endangered Species, and Strategy for Combating Illegal Wildlife Trade. Kunming, Yunnan.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2011, December). Analysing the Chinese black market in Tiger parts: A transaction cost economics approach. Presented at 25th International Congress for Conservation Biology. Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (2010, August). Transaction costs economics and its application to tiger black markets. Presented at International Forum on Tiger Conservation and Tiger Culture. Hunchun, China.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Naylor, M., Rose, L., & Moyle, B.(2008). A network theory of financial dynamics: Currency cascades. . Praque, Czech Republic
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B., Naylor, M.
Naylor, MJ., Rose, LC., & Moyle, BJ. (2008). An agent-based network model of currency cascades. 2008 Financial Management Association (FMA) European Conference. (pp. unpaged - 32).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Moyle, B., Naylor, M.
Naylor, MJ., Rose, LC., & Moyle, BJ. (2007). An agent-based model of currency cascades. 18th Asian Finance Association / Finance Management Association Conference. (pp. unpaged - 26).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Moyle, B., Naylor, M.
Naylor, MJ., Rose, LC., & Moyle, BJ. (2007). Topology of foreign exchange markets using hierarchical structure methods. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications. Vol. 382 (pp. 199 - 208).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Moyle, B., Naylor, M.
Moyle, BJ. (2006, June). Trade and management of crocodiles: The role of knowledge. Presented at 18th Working Meeting of the IUCN-SSC (World Conservation Union: Species Survival Commission) Crocodile Specialist Group. Montelimar, France.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Dominikovich, R., Moyle, BJ., & Rose, LC.(2005). Asymmetric information and corporate derivatives usage in a small open economy.
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2004, June). Uncertainty, complexity and the precautionary principle. Presented at The Global Diversity Forum - Southeast Asia Regional Session. Manila, Phillippines.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2004, May). Lessons we are still learning: bio-economic models of Crocodile conservation. Presented at 17th Working Meeting of the IUCN-SSC Crocodile Specialist Group. Darwin, NT.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2004, May). Sustainable use and wildlife economics. Presented at Symposium on Sustainable Use in the Pacific: Fisheries and Marine Mammals. Nadi, Fiji.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Dominikovich, R., Moyle, BJ., & Rose, LC. (2003, June). Asymmetric information and corporate derivatives usage in a small open economy. Presented at New Zealand Association of Economists 10th Annual Teaching Economics Conference: Diversity in Teaching and Learning. Sheraton Hotel, Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2003, June). CITES and the tragedy of the anti-commons. Presented at New Zealand Association of Economists 10th Annual Teaching Economics Conference: Diversity in Teaching and Learning. Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2002, June). Introduction to private conservation. Presented at New Zealand Conservation Management Group Annual Conference. Orana Wildlife Park Function Centre, Christchurch, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2002, June). Optimal extinction revised. Presented at New Zealand Association of Economists Annual Conference. James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Reagan, D., & Moyle, BJ. (2001, July). New approaches to planning conservation areas. Presented at Society for Conservation Biology - 15th Annual Meeting. University of Hawaii, Hilo, HI.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2001, June). International wildlife treaties: A law and economics analysis. Presented at New Zealand Association of Economists Annual Conference. Holiday Inn, Christchurch, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2001, July). Forgotten faunas: Suboptimal conservation and the neglect of invertebrates. Presented at Society for Conservation Biology - 15th Annual Meeting. University of Hawaii, Hilo, HI.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2001, June). Conservation, species recovery and ignorance: Applying Shackle's theory of surprise. Presented at New Zealand Association of Economists Annual Conference. Holiday Inn, Christchurch, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Schumacher, CR., & Moyle, BJ. (2001, June). Small and medium sized enterprises: Trust and co-operative agreements. Presented at New Zealand Association of Economists Annual Conference. Christchurch, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B., Schumacher, C.
Schumacher, CR., & Moyle, BJ. (2001). Small and medium-sized enterprises: Trust and co-operative agreements. New Zealand Association of Economists Conference 2001. (pp. unpaged). Wellington, NZ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Moyle, B., Schumacher, C.
Moyle, BJ. (2000, August). Suboptimal recovery effort: The bias against invertebrates. Presented at Entomological Society of New Zealand Annual Conference. Hamilton, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2000, June). Meeting the challenge of uncertainty in conservation: Shackle's theory of surprise. Presented at Society for Conservation Biology Annual Conference. University of Montana, Missoula, MT.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.

Other

Moyle, BJ., & Conrad, K. (2014). Dirty Laundry: Are Chinese legal ivory factories using poached ivory as an input?. : SSRN
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ., & Small, RD. (2014). Butterflies, wildlife farming and open access: An experiment from Papua New Guinea. In www.ssrn.com: Social Science Research Network
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ., & Conrad, K. (2014). The Chinese illegal ivory market: A pilot study. (pp. 1 - 23).
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B. (2014). The raw and the carved: Shipping costs and ivory smuggling. (pp. 259 - 265).
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2014). The twenty-five thousand elephant question. (pp. 1 - 12). : Social Science Research Network
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2008). Kereru pie.
[Other]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ., & Cooney, R. (2007). The deterrence effect of unilateral import bans on parrot poaching. In Social Science Research Network Working Paper Series: Social Science Research Network
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2007). Invertebrate conservation: A case of suboptimal effort?. In Social Science Research Network Working Paper Series: Social Science Research Network
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2006). Optimal wildlife research: An introduction. In Social Science Research Network Working Paper Series: Social Science Research Network
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2005). Wildlife economics: What can Austrian economics contribute?. In Working Paper Series: Department of Commerce, Massey University
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Kitchen, PJ., Eagle, LC., Rose, LC., & Moyle, BJ. (2003). The impact of gray marketing and parallel importing on brand equity and brand value. In University of Hull Business School Research Memorandum Series(pp. 1 - 20). : University of Hull Business School
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2002). Economics and conservation: Harsh realities in an industrial world. In Working Paper Series: Department of Commerce, Massey University
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2002). Nest poaching in neotropical parrots: Comments. In Working Paper Series: Department of Commerce, Massey University
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2000). Crocodile recovery: The role of commercial harvests. In Working Paper Series: Department of Commerce, Massey University
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, BJ. (2000). Conservation tradeoffs. In Working Paper Series: Department of Commerce, Massey University
[Working Paper]Authored by: Moyle, B.
Moyle, B.Conservation that's more than skin-deep: Alligator farming.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Moyle, B.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 0 1
Co-supervisor 0 2

Courses Coordinated

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • 2002 - Christoph Schumacher - Doctor of Philosophy
    Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Co-operation: A Game-theoretical Examination of Trust.

Co-supervisor of:

  • 2011 - Thi Nghiem - Doctor of Philosophy
    Optimal forest management for carbon sequestration and biodiversity maintenance
  • 2007 - Michael Naylor - Doctor of Philosophy
    International Currency Crisis

Media and Links

Media

  • 30 Mar 2013 - Other
    Wildlife Trade
    Intervew with Kim Hill and Radio NZ on elephant poaching and the ivory trade.
  • 17 Feb 2014 - Radio
    Hong Kong To Destroy Ivory Stockpile
    Interview with Frank Langfitt, NPR
  • 12 Mar 2013 - Television
    Ending Ivory Ban Could Help Elephants
    Interview on TV3 Firstline
  • 07 Mar 2013 - Television
    Elephants, Ivory & CITES
    Interview on the CITES COP meeting with emphasis on elephants with TVNZ Breakfast Show
  • 03 Feb 2014 - Newspaper
    HK Ivory stockpile destruction
    Op-Ed in the South China Morning Post

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