Social Impacts of Energy Development

Peer Reviewed:

Smith, Kristin K., Julia H. Haggerty, David L. Kay, and Roger Coupal. 2019. "Using Shared Services to Mitigate Boomtown Impacts in the Bakken Shale Play: Resourcefulness or Over-adaptation?" Journal of Rural and Community Development, 14(2).

Haggerty, Julia H., Kristin K. Smith, Jason Weigle, Timothy W. Kelsey, Kathryn B. Walsh, Roger Coupal, David Kay, and Paul Lachapelle. 2019. “Tradeoffs, Balancing, and Adaptation in the Agriculture-Oil and Gas Nexus.” Energy Research & Social Science, (47): 84-92.

Haggerty, Julia H., Adrianne C. Kroepsch, Kathryn Bills Walsh, Kristin K. Smith, and David W. Bowen. 2018. "Geographies of Impact and the Impacts of Geography: Unconventional Oil and Gas in the American West." The Extractive Industries and Society.

Haggerty, Julia H., Kristin K. Smith, Tara Mastel, Judy Lapan, and Paul Lachapelle. 2018. “Assessing, Monitoring and Addressing Boomtown Impacts in the US: Evaluating an Existing Public Health Model.” Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, 36(1): 115-127.

Lachapelle, Paul, Kristin K. Smith, Julia Haggerty, Timothy W. Kelsey. 2018. "The National Extension Oil and Gas Initiative." Journal of Extension, 56(7).


Smith, Kristin K. and Julia H. Haggerty. 2018. "Devolved Governance & Alternative Dispute Resolution Programs: An Example from the Bakken." In Governing Shale Gas: Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe, edited by Kathy Brasier, Matthew Cotton, and John Whitton. London: Routledge: 184-197

White Papers, Posters, & Blog Posts:

Kristin K. Smith. 2019. “Oil Booms Revisited: Ups and Downs of the Permian Basin.” Blog Post.

Kristin K. Smith. 2019. “The Spectacle and Invisibility of Roads in the Bakken Shale Play.” Blog Post.

Kristin K. Smith and Julia H. Haggerty. 2017. “Addressing Energy Impacts: A Case Study of the Northwest Landowners Association” Full Report. Executive summary.

Kristin K. Smith and Julia H. Haggerty. 2017. “Strengthening Community Resilience at the Energy-Agriculture Nexus: Identifying Resilience Traps in Bakken Communities.” Poster.

Health & Food Systems in a Neoliberal World

Peer Reviewed:

Heiss, Sarah N., Kristin K. Smith, Heather Carmack. 2018. “Waging a Professional Turf War: An Examination of Professionalization as a Strategic Communication Practice used by Registered Dietitians." Qualitative Research in Medicine & Healthcare.