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Academic productivity before and after tenure: the case of the ‘specialist’

João Ricardo Faria and Peter McAdam.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Production and Organizations; Economics; Economic Education and Teaching of Economics. 8176 words.

Studies suggest research productivity falls after tenure. We have limited choice-theoretic understanding of why this should occur. We rationalize this as follows. Some scholars are assumed...

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Angel Investment and Collective Agricultural Marketing: The Case of the Minnesota Food Network

Amy Damon and Diego Nicola.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Education and Teaching of Economics; Agricultural Economics. 4421 words.

The Minnesota Food Network is a limited liability company comprised of 52 farmers producing a variety of high-quality, sustainably produced agricultural products in southern Minnesota. The...

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An Assessment of Student Acceptance and Performance in Distance Education with Two-Way Interactive Compressed Video

Marvin T. Batte, D. Lynn Forster and Donald W. Larson.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Education and Teaching of Economics. 6562 words.

This paper summarizes the debate concerning the value of distance education, reports distance education experiences in agricultural economics courses at The Ohio State University, and...

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Assessments of the Educational Value of Web-Based Instructional Tools for Introductory Agricultural Economic

Kurt Stephenson, Dixie Watts Reaves, Anya McGuirk and Harold Deskins.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Education and Teaching of Economics. 0 words.

A web site was designed and introduced to an introductory agricultural microeconomics course. The web site provided students with supplemental reviews, practice problems, self-tests, and a...

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Better to be rough and relevant than to be precise and irrelevant: Reddaway's legacy to economics

Ajit Singh.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Methodology; Economic Education and Teaching of Economics. 8533 words.

Professor W. B. Reddaway (known to friends and colleagues as Brian Reddaway) was an exceptional economist who had a huge influence on how economics in Cambridge has been taught and...

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China’s Dairy United: A New Model for Milk Production

Jingjing Wang, Mei Chen and Peter G. Klein.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Production and Organizations; Business and Management; Economic Education and Teaching of Economics; Agricultural Economics. 5353 words.

A milk scandal erupted in China in 2008 when the industrial chemical melamine was found in dairy products nationwide. While many Chinese dairy companies faced huge losses or bankruptcy as a...

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Comparisons of the Educational Value of Distance Delivered versus Traditional Classroom Instruction in Introductory Agricultural Economics

Kurt Stephenson, Anya McGuirk, Tricia Zeh and Dixie Watts Reaves.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Education and Research Institutions; Economic Education and Teaching of Economics. 6528 words.

As many universities are promoting distance courses, the comparative advantages and disadvantages over conventional classroom delivery are being debated. Student attitudes and test...

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Costs and Benefits of Increasing Access to a Traditional Agricultural Economics Course

Robert O. Burton.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Education and Teaching of Economics. 0 words.

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The current economic crisis: its nature and the course of academic economics

Tony Lawson.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Systems; General Economics and Teaching; Economic Methodology; Economics; Economic Education and Teaching of Economics; Economic History; Financial Institutions and Services; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations; History of Financial Markets and Institutions; Capitalist Systems; Individual Economists. 11027 words.

The current crisis has triggered significant debate concerning economic theory and policy. Largely absent from this debate is an informed discussion of the methods used by economists in...

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The disappearance of cooperatives from economics textbooks

Panu Kalmi.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2007; p ublished online April 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Capitalist Systems; Economic Education and Teaching of Economics; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 9664 words.

Discussion of cooperatives abounded in early twentieth century economics textbooks, but is virtually absent from their modern counterparts. In this paper, I assemble a dataset of economics...

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