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A. Balmann Pfadabhängigkeiten in Agrarstrukturentwicklungen: Begriff, Ursachen und Konsequenzen Duncker & Humblot, Berlin 1995. ISBN: 3 428 08384 9, 179 pp., Price: DM 72/öS 562/sFr 72

Ernst Berg.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

A. de Janvry, G. Gordillo, J.‐P. Platteau and E. Sadoulet (eds). Access to Land, Rural Poverty and Public Action. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 2001. ISBN: 0‐19‐924217‐8, 630 pp., £67.50 (hardback).

Kees Burger.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

A. L. Cartwright. The Return of the Peasant. Land Reform in post‐Communist Romania. Ashgate, Aldershot, UK, 2001. ISBN: 0‐7546‐2166‐9, 228 pp., Price: £50

Luiza Toma.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

AAEA: Adapting to Meet Member Needs

Jon A. Brandt.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Agricultural Economics. 7340 words.

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The AAEA: Ever Growing and Changing Research Challenges

Alex McCalla, Emery Castle and Vernon Eidman.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; International Trade; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 14259 words.

The changing economic conditions over the past century, along with changes in technology and developments in economic theory and quantitative methods, helped shape the profession we...

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Access pricing with regulated downstream competition and upstream externalities

Kristin Linnerud and Steinar Vagstad.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 7723 words.

We examine the optimal funding of farmers who have organised their activity in a cooperative that controls the supply of an input factor and meets competition in the market for its...

Accounting for Heterogeneity in Multicrop Micro-Econometric Models: Implications for Variable Input Demand Modeling

Alain Carpentier and Elodie Letort.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Production and Organizations; Econometric Modelling; Agricultural Economics. 8565 words.

This article aims to show that if the farm sample under consideration is characterized by significant heterogeneity, recovering output-specific input uses or modeling farm-level input uses...

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Actuarial Fairness of Crop Insurance Rates with Constant Rate Relativities

Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart and Dermot J. Hayes.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Insurance. 6733 words.

Increased availability and demand for low-deductible crop insurance policies have increased focus on crop insurance rating methods. Actuarial fairness cannot be achieved if constant...

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Adaptation of Agricultural and Food Systems to Climate Change: An Economic and Policy Perspective

John M. Antle and Susan M. Capalbo.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

September 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Agricultural Economics. 13485 words.

Adaptation of agricultural and food systems to climate change involves private and public investment decisions in the face of climate and policy uncertainties. The authors present a...

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Adapting Cooperative Structure to the New Global Environment

Robin Cross and Steven Buccola.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Capitalist Systems; Agricultural Economics. 3749 words.

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Adaptive local parametric estimation of crop yields: implications for crop insurance rate making

Zhiwei Shen, Martin Odening and Ostap Okhrin.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Agricultural Economics. 10293 words.

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The estimation model of crop yields is a prerequisite for deriving actuarially sound insurance premiums. A major challenge in estimating crop yield...

Adding Value to Agricultural Data: A Golden Opportunity

Suzanne Thornsbury, Kathy Davis and Tara Minton.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marketing; Agricultural Economics. 6299 words.

Agricultural decision makers rely on information provided by public and private entities. Data is a valuable asset and represents a tremendous investment of resources. However, difficulty...

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Addressing the “Wicked Problem” of Input Subsidy Programs in Africa

Jacob Ricker-Gilbert, Thomas Jayne and Gerald Shively.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

June 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Corporate Regulation; Development Planning and Policy; Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 8875 words.

This article reviews and critically assesses evidence on input subsidy programs implemented in selected countries over the past decade in Africa. We believe that input subsidies should be...

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Addressing the Changing Nature of Uncertainty in Agriculture

Richard E. Just.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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The Adequacy of Speculation in Agricultural Futures Markets: Too Much of a Good Thing?

Dwight R. Sanders, Scott H. Irwin and Robert P. Merrin.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Agricultural Economics. 7279 words.

This paper revisits the “adequacy of speculation” debate in agricultural futures markets using the positions held by index funds in the Commitment of Traders reports. Index fund positions...

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Adoption and Diffusion of Natural-Resource-Conserving Agricultural Technology

Keith O. Fuglie and Catherine A. Kascak.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

A national sample of U.S. farms is used to estimate the long-term trends in adoption and diffusion of conservation tillage, IPM, and soil fertilizer testing, technologies designed to reduce...

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The Adoption and Impact of Bovine Somatotropin on U.S. Dairy Farms

William D. McBride, Sara Short and Hisham El-Osta.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics. 7506 words.

Data from a national survey representative of U.S. dairy operations were used to assess adoption and the production and financial impacts of recombinant bovine somatotropin (rbST). Adoption...

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The Adoption and Profitability of rbST on Connecticut Dairy Farms

Jeremy D. Foltz and Hsiu-Hui Chang.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

This work estimates probit and tobit models of the adoption of recombinant bovine somatotropin (rbST) on Connecticut dairy farms and then endogenizes that adoption in estimates of milk...

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Adoption of a Politicized Technology: bST and Wisconsin Dairy Farmers

Bradford L. Barham.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 1996; p ublished online November 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

Technologies that are the focus of extensive public debate prior to commercialization may have diffusion paths which are distinct from the classic sigmoid shape often used by economists....

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Adoption of Bt Cotton and Impact Variability: Insights from India

Matin Qaim, Arjunan Subramanian, Gopal Naik and David Zilberman.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 4192 words.

There is a growing body of literature about the impacts of Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) cotton in developing countries. While many studies show remarkable benefits for farmers, there are...

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