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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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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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Against Mechanism: Methodology for an Evolutionary Economics

A. Allan Schmid and Paul Thompson.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Methodology; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 0 words.

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An ‘unproductive labour’ view of finance

Aldo Barba and Giancarlo de Vivo.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

November 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Financial Institutions and Services; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 9021 words.

The present paper discusses the role of the financial sector in a capitalist economy, arguing that the huge increase in its weight (economic and otherwise) in the last decades is not...

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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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Applications of Game Theory in Agricultural Economics: Discussion

Terry L. Roe.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 1996; p ublished online August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Applied economics, contrast explanation and asymmetric information

Tony Lawson.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2009; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought; General Economics and Teaching. 8189 words.

The purpose of this paper is to illustrate the workings of an explanatory method for applied economics. It is a method that is rarely explicitly examined or defended in the discipline, but...

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Are leading papers of better quality? Evidence from a natural experiment

Tom Coupé, Victor Ginsburgh and Abdul Noury.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2010; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics. 3827 words.

European countries in which universities rely on public funding increasingly follow the lead of the United Kingdom and run Research Assessment Exercises. Given the subjective nature of such...

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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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Behavioural and experimental economics: are they really transforming economics?

Ana C. Santos.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Design of Experiments; Economic Methodology. 12876 words.

Behavioural and experimental economics are part of an increasingly pluralistic mainstream economics, sharing with other recently established research programmes the revision of fundamental...

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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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Can CCS and NET enable the continued use of fossil carbon fuels after CoP21?

R. Stuart Haszeldine.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; Energy Economics; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Publicly Provided Goods; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Market Structure and Pricing; General Economics. 9908 words.

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) does not generate energy. CCS applied to fossil and modern bio-carbon fuels and feedstocks removes environmentally damaging CO2 emissions. CoP21 stipulated...

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Career Choices and Challenges Among Agricultural Economists

Susan Hine and Laura M. Cheney.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics. 0 words.

A number of trends regarding specific factors that influence employment decisions and challenges affecting careers for men, women, and minorities in the agricultural economics profession...

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Challenges for Agricultural Economists Facing the Twenty-First Century

Walter J. Armbruster.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics. 0 words.

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Chapter 18 of The General Theory ‘further analysed’: economics as a way of thinking

Anna M. Carabelli and Mario A. Cedrini.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2014; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Individual Economists; Economic Methodology. 14955 words.

This paper revisits chapter 18 of Keynes’s The General Theory in the light of A Treatise on Probability. It shows that the notions of cause and independence used to discuss the...

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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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Civic capital and the size distribution of plants: short-run dynamics and long-run equilibrium

Matthias Bürker and G. Alfredo Minerva.

in Journal of Economic Geography

July 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; General Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Production and Organizations. 23558 words.

We characterize how the size distribution of plants, within narrowly defined industries, is related to the stock of civic capital at the provincial level. Data on plant size come from...

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Coase’s choice of methodology

Elodie Bertrand.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Individual Economists; Economic Methodology. 16006 words.

This paper examines the nature of Ronald H. Coase’s realism by considering the relationship between theories and facts in his methodology. I focus especially on Coase’s criticisms of...

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Comments on the Philosophical Foundations of Economics

Charles V. Blatz.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Methodology. 0 words.

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