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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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Can Global De-Carbonization Inhibit Developing Country Industrialization?

Aaditya Mattoo, Arvind Subramanian, Dominique van der Mensbrugghe and Jianwu He.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Environmental Economics. 9830 words.

Most economic analyses of climate change have focused on the aggregate impact on countries of mitigation actions. We depart first in disaggregating the impact by sector, focusing...

The environment and directed technical change in a North–South model

Daron Acemoglu, Philippe Aghion and David Hémous.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2014; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Environmental Economics; International Trade; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 9062 words.

A key question in the economics of climate change is the importance of global policy coordination in reducing carbon emissions. In this paper, we study this question using a two-country...

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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Natural resources, export structure, and investment

Stephen R. Bond and Adeel Malik.

in Oxford Economic Papers

October 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Environmental Economics; International Trade; Economic Development. 9699 words.

We present cross-country empirical evidence on the role of natural resources in explaining long-run differences in private investment as a share of GDP in a sample of 78 developing...

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North-south interactions in the presence of trade in environmental permits: a structuralist investigation

Arslan Razmi.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2016; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; International Trade; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity. 11138 words.

This article develops a structuralist framework to analyse a world where production requires emission permits. International agreements bind Northern output whilst leaving room for the...

Productivity, Export, and Environmental Performance: Air Pollutants in the United States

Jingbo Cui, Harvey Lapan and GianCarlo Moschini.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Environmental Economics. 12584 words.

This paper studies the firm-level relationship among productivity, decision to export, and environmental performance. The emerging theoretical and empirical literature suggests that trade...

Tradable permits vs ecological dumping when governments act non-cooperatively

Fabio Antoniou, Panos Hatzipanayotou and Phoebe Koundouri.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2014; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Environmental Economics. 8341 words.

In this paper we incorporate tradable permits in a model of strategic environmental policy as an alternative policy scheme. In particular, we develop an international oligopoly model, where...

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Trade Costs and the Gains from Trade in Crop Agriculture

Jeffrey J. Reimer and Man Li.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Environmental Economics; Agricultural Economics. 9114 words.

We develop a simulation model of world crop markets that is based upon Ricardian comparative advantage. We apply the model to twenty-three countries and provide measures of the degree of...

Trade Liberalization versus Climate Change Policy for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Agriculture: Some Insights from Norway

David Blandford, Ivar Gaasland and Erling Vårdal.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

September 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Environmental Economics; Agricultural Economics. 7759 words.

Using a mathematical programming model of Norwegian agriculture, we explore interconnections between trade liberalization and reductions in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. We show that the...

Why a Global Carbon Policy Could Have a Dramatic Impact on the Pattern of the Worldwide Livestock Production

Misak Avetisyan, Alla Golub, Thomas Hertel, Steven Rose and Benjamin Henderson.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

December 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; International Trade. 7400 words.

The taxation of Greenhouse Gases (GHG) represents an efficient means of achieving climate change mitigation, and this is often the starting point in any discussion of long run global GHG...

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