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Agricultural Contracting, Competition, and Antitrust

James M. MacDonald.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Contract Law; Agricultural Economics. 4628 words.

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Calculating Trade Damages in the Context of the World Trade Organization's Dispute Settlement Process

Jason Bernstein and David Skully.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law; International Trade; Agricultural Economics. 6128 words.

Since its inception in 1995, the World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement system has received over 250 notifications of trade disputes. While most have been settled, in a few cases...

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The Ecological and Civil Mainsprings of Property: An Experimental Economic History of Whalers’ Rules of Capture

Bart J. Wilson, Taylor Jaworski, Karl E. Schurter and Andrew Smyth.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Property Law; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Design of Experiments; Production and Organizations. 15674 words.

This article uses a laboratory experiment to probe the proposition that property emerges anarchically out of social custom. We test the hypothesis that whalers in the 18th and 19th...

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Economics and Prescribed Fire Law in the United States

Jonathan Yoder, Marcia Tilley, David Engle and Samuel Fuhlendorf.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Tort Law; Agricultural Economics. 7747 words.

Prescribed burning is increasingly recognized as a useful but risky land management and conservation tool. Common law relating to prescribed fire is generally predicated on negligence...

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Enforcement-proof contracts with moral hazard in precaution: ensuring ‘permanence’ in carbon sequestration

Ian A. MacKenzie, Markus Ohndorf and Charles Palmer.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Contract Law; Agricultural Economics. 9752 words.

Opportunistic behaviour due to imperfect contract enforcement is a risk in many economic transactions. In this paper, an enforcement-proof incentive contract is developed in which a buyer...

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Erratum

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law; International Trade; Agricultural Economics. 50 words.

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Estimating Strategic Models of International Treaty Formation

Ulrich J. Wagner.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric Modelling; International Relations and International Political Economy; International Trade; Environmental Economics; Publicly Provided Goods; International Law. 20472 words.

This article develops an empirical framework for analysing the timing of international treaties. A treaty is modelled as a dynamic game among governments that decide on participation in...

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Optimal Sharing of Foodborne Illness Prevention between Consumers and Industry: The Effect of Regulation and Liability

Brian Roe.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Tort Law; Agricultural Economics. 9231 words.

Consumers and the food industry can both prevent foodborne illness. Two questions are explored: what is the socially optimal level of preventative effort by each and can tort and regulatory...

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Political Economy of Regulation of Broiler Contracts

Tomislav Vukina and Porametr Leegomonchai.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Contract Law; Agricultural Economics. 5450 words.

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Political Economy of the 2014 Farm Bill

David Orden and Carl Zulauf.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics. 8283 words.

This article assesses the political economy of the 2014 U.S. farm bill, with a focus on the farm support safety net. The farm bill secured substantial bipartisan majorities in a politically...

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