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Another Look at Pesticide Productivity and Pest Damage

Robert G. Chambers, Giannis Karagiannis and Vangelis Tzouvelekas.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Production and Organizations; Agricultural Economics. 8935 words.

Using the Lichtenberg-Zilberman-Fox-Weersink damage specification, we develop a short-run, supply-response framework based on rational producer behavior in the presence of damage agents. We...

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Are Consumers in Developing Countries Willing to Pay More for Micronutrient-Dense Biofortified Foods? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Uganda

Shyamal Chowdhury, J. V. Meenakshi, Keith I. Tomlins and Constance Owori.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Design of Experiments; Agricultural Economics. 8597 words.

Vitamin A deficiency is a major health problem in Africa and in many other developing countries. Biofortified staple crops that are high in pro-vitamin A have the potential to reduce the...

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Asymmetric price transmission in the Spanish lamb sector

M. Ben-Kaabia and José M. Gil.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2007; p ublished online March 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10227 words.

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This article investigates the non-linear adjustment between farm and retail prices in the lamb sector in Spain, using a three-regime Threshold...

The Behavior of Bid-Ask Spreads in the Electronically-Traded Corn Futures Market

Xiaoyang Wang, Philip Garcia and Scott H. Irwin.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Economics; Agricultural Economics. 11503 words.

This is the first paper to analyze liquidity costs in agricultural futures markets based on the observed bid-ask spread (BAS) faced by market participants. The results reveal a highly...

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A Birth-Death Markov Chain Monte Carlo Method to Estimate the Number of States in a State-Contingent Production Frontier Model

José Luis Preciado Arreola and Andrew L. Johnson.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Econometric Modelling; Agricultural Economics. 10195 words.

In this article we estimate a state-contingent production frontier for a group of farms while endogenously estimating the number of states of nature induced by unobserved environmental...

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Coffee Market Liberalisation and the Implications for Producers in Brazil, Guatemala and India

Bill Russell, Sushil Mohan and Anindya Banerjee.

in The World Bank Economic Review

October 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Econometric Modelling; International Trade. 9768 words.

The standard approach to modelling the relationship between world and producer prices of coffee does not incorporate the effects of changing government policies and market structures. These...

Commodity Price Comovement and Financial Speculation: The Case of Cotton

Joseph P Janzen, Aaron Smith and Colin A Carter.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Economics; Agricultural Economics. 10592 words.

Recent booms and busts in commodity prices have generated concerns that financial speculation causes excessive commodity-price comovement, driving prices away from levels implied by supply...

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...

A Critical Assessment of RIN Price Behavior and the Implications for Corn, Ethanol, and Gasoline Price Relationships

Jarrett Whistance and Wyatt Thompson.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

December 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Energy Economics; Agricultural Economics. 8413 words.

This study observationally and statistically assesses theories put forth regarding expected price behavior of Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs) using a dataset of daily RIN price...

Dairy farms without quotas in Belgium: estimation and simulation with a flexible cost function

Bruno Henry de Frahan, Alexandre Baudry, Rembert De Blander, Philippe Polomé and Richard Howitt.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

October 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Agricultural Economics. 10294 words.

This paper evaluates the farm-level supply and income effects from removing milk quotas and reducing producer prices with increasing direct compensatory payments. Using a panel of Belgian...

Demand for food-away-from-home: a multiple-discrete–continuous extreme value model

Timothy J. Richards and Lisa Mancino.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

February 2014; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 8145 words.

Policymakers have suggested the use of taxes to raise the relative cost of buying fast food. Yet, little is known of the structure of demand for food-away-from-home (FAFH) in general. This...

Demand for on-farm permanent hired labour on family holdings: a comment

Ayal Kimhi.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Particular Labour Markets; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 2176 words.

This comment discusses several aspects of the recent paper by Blanc et al. (2008), focussing on the link between the theoretical and empirical models. It argues that there is an...

The Digital Divide in Farming: A Problem of Access or Engagement?

Thia Hennessy, Doris Läpple and Brian Moran.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

September 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 8505 words.

This article explores farmers’ use of computers for farm business purposes by analyzing the computer access and usage decisions of almost 900 Irish farmers. The findings reveal that...

Econometric Analysis of Grading Standards: The Ordered Fractional Approach

Kentaro Kawasaki and Erik Lichtenberg.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 10451 words.

We present a method for estimating the quality of production when quality is measured by discrete grades and is thus both ordinal and fractional. Monte Carlo experiments indicate that our...

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The Effect of H1N1 (Swine Flu) Media Coverage on Agricultural Commodity Markets

Witsanu Attavanich, Bruce A. McCarl and David Bessler.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

June 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Economics; Agricultural Economics. 7818 words.

The authors estimate the market impact of media coverage related to the name “swine flu,” relabeled subsequently as “2009 H1N1 flu,” on the future prices of lean hogs, live cattle, corn,...

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The effect of preferential trade agreements on monthly fruit exports to the European Union

Paola Cardamone.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

October 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 11632 words.

This study assesses the effect of preferential trade agreements on monthly exports of fresh grapes, pears, apples, oranges and mandarins to the European Union (EU) during 2001–2004, using a...

The effects of EU agricultural policy changes on farmers' risk attitudes

Phoebe Koundouri, Marita Laukkanen, Sami Myyrä and Céline Nauges.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 9585 words.

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This analysis utilises a model of production under risk estimated on Finnish farm-level data to measure farmers' risk attitudes in a changing policy...

Endogenous farm-type selection, endogenous irrigation, and spatial effects in Ricardian models of climate change

Thomas Chatzopoulos and Christian Lippert.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

April 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics. 8310 words.

In the estimation of Ricardian models the endogeneity of adaptation measures is typically ignored. In this article we propose a new estimation strategy that explicitly recognises the...

Estimating Expected and Unexpected Losses for Agricultural Mortgage Portfolios

Jonathan B. Dressler and Loren W. Tauer.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Econometric Modelling; Banking; Corporate Governance; Agricultural Economics. 8368 words.

The financial crisis that began in 2008 placed renewed emphasis and responsibility on financial institutions to assess financial risks and provide evidence of adequate capital to...

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Estimating State-Contingent Production Frontiers

C. J. O'Donnell and W. E. Griffiths.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

February 2006; p ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 8201 words.

Chambers and Quiggin (2000) use state-contingent representations of risky production technologies to establish important theoretical results concerning producer behavior under uncertainty....

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