Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-20 of 137 items for:

Social Sciences x Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics x Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics x clear all

Refine by subject

 

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

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...

Go to »  abstract

The Agricultural Sector

Carlos José Caetano Bacha.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Brazilian Economy

October 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics. 8968 words.

This chapter analyzes the evolution of agriculture in Brazil from the early sixteenth century until the second decade of the twenty-first century. It focuses on seven domestic and external...

Go to »  abstract

Agricultural Trade and Productivity Growth: A State-level Analysis

Munisamy Gopinath and P. Lynn Kennedy.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

Go to »  abstract

Agriculture Afforestation for Carbon Sequestration Under Carbon Markets in the United States: Leakage Behavior from Regional Allowance Programs

David Haim, Eric M. White and Ralph J. Alig.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2016; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation; Environmental Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 8727 words.

This study quantifies how leakage behavior from afforesting agricultural land affects the intensification of agricultural production. In particular, we examine the leakage percentage from...

Agriculture and Ecosystem Restoration in South Florida: Assessing Trade-Offs from Water-Retention Development in the Everglades Agricultural Area

Marcel Aillery, Robbin Shoemaker and Margriet Caswell.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

February 2001; p ublished online February 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 0 words.

Agricultural production decisions can affect ecosystem function and environmental quality. Environmental restoration policies can, in turn, affect the profitability of the agricultural...

Go to »  abstract

Agri-environmental Policy and Urban Development Patterns: A General Equilibrium Analysis

Thomas Coisnon, Walid Oueslati and Julien Salanié.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 8070 words.

This paper investigates the spatial effects that the provision of environmental public goods have on residential location choices in a suburban context. Specifically, a spatial general...

Go to »  abstract

The Amenity and Disamenity Impacts of Agriculture: Estimates from a Hedonic Pricing Model

Richard C. Ready and Charles W. Abdalla.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2005; p ublished online May 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regional Government Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 7783 words.

The positive and negative externalities from farmland are increasingly a focus of public policy discussion about agriculture and land use. A GIS-based hedonic pricing model shows that...

Go to »  abstract

The amenity value of climate to households in Germany

Katrin Rehdanz and David Maddison.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2009; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation; Household Analysis. 7049 words.

Despite the importance of as comprehensive as possible damage cost estimates to cost benefit analyses of global attempts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, few researchers have attempted...

Go to »  abstract

An Analysis of Regional Economic Growth in the U.S. Midwest

Daniel C. Monchuk, John A. Miranowski, Dermot J. Hayes and Bruce A. Babcock.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Entrepreneurship; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Public Economics; Agricultural Economics. 9448 words.

In this paper, we examine more closely some of the forces that underlie economic growth at the county level. In an effort to describe a much more comprehensive regional economic growth...

Go to »  abstract

Are Large Metropolitan Areas Still Viable?

Edwin S. Mills.

in The Oxford Handbook of Land Economics

July 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 5230 words.

This chapter examines the functions of and prospects for large metropolitan areas (MAs) in the United States. It argues that the high cost of transporting people and goods is a necessary,...

Go to »  abstract

Are The Poverty Effects of Trade Policies Invisible?

Monika Verma, Thomas W. Hertel and Ernesto Valenzuela.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; International Trade; Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics; Household Analysis. 8255 words.

Beginning with the WTO's Doha Development Agenda and establishment of the Millennium Development Goal of reducing poverty by 50 percent by 2015, poverty impacts of trade reforms have become...

Automobile Fuel Economy Standards: Impacts, Efficiency, and Alternatives

Soren T. Anderson, Ian W. H. Parry, James M. Sallee and Carolyn Fischer.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

January 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Energy Economics; Transportation Systems; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 9079 words.

This article discusses automobile fuel economy standards in the United States and other countries. We first describe how these programs affect the automobile market, including impacts on...

Go to »  abstract

The Benefits of Spatially Differentiated Regulation: The Response to Acid Rain by U.S. States Prior to the Acid Rain Program

Grischa Perino and Olena Talavera.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Regional Government Analysis; Public Economics. 9072 words.

Location is a crucial driver of both the marginal abatement and damage costs of sulfur dioxide emissions by U.S. coal-fired power plants. Before the start of the Acid Rain Program in 1995,...

Go to »  abstract

Better Lucky Than Rich? Welfare Analysis of Automobile Licence Allocations in Beijing and Shanghai

Shanjun Li.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Transportation Systems. 24337 words.

Abstract

Economists often favour market-based mechanisms over non-market based mechanisms to allocate scarce public resources on grounds of economic efficiency...

Brazil’s Agricultural Modernization and Embrapa

Geraldo B. Martha and Eliseu Alves.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Brazilian Economy

October 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development and Growth; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics. 12927 words.

Brazilian agriculture reinvented itself by targeting a science-based approach. Embrapa, the research arm of the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, is recognized as key in this process. A...

Go to »  abstract

Bridging the Gap between Partial and Total Factor Productivity Measures Using Directional Distance Functions

Alejandro Nin, Channing Arndt, Thomas W. Hertel and Paul V. Preckel.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Agricultural Economics. 6935 words.

Technical dependencies as well as data constraints limit our ability to allocate inputs across sectors and hence our ability to measure sectoral productivity. We adapt a directional measure...

Go to »  abstract

Capitalisation of Single Farm Payment on farm price: an analysis of Swedish farm prices using farm-level data

Joel Karlsson and Pia Nilsson.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

April 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Agricultural Economics. 8293 words.

This paper estimates capitalisation effects of farm attributes with a particular focus on the decoupled Single Farm Payment (SFP) on prices. The spatial analysis employs a sample of mainly...

Changing Government Policy and the Rural Poor: Discussion

Elizabeth E. Davis.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

Go to »  abstract

Climate sensitivity of Indian agriculture: do spatial effects matter?

K. S. Kavi Kumar.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Agricultural Economics. 7301 words.

The paper contributes to current knowledge of climate change impacts on Indian agriculture by accounting for spatial features that may influence the climate sensitivity of agriculture....

Go to »  abstract

Cooperative versus non-cooperative spatial competition for milk

Marten Graubner, Ines Koller, Klaus Salhofer and Alfons Balmann.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure and Pricing. 6710 words.

Although important, the spatial dimension is often neglected in studies of market power and competition in agricultural markets. This paper investigates spatial competition for raw milk...