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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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Duality Theory for Variable Costs in Joint Production

Jeffrey T. LaFrance and Rulon D. Pope.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Production and Organizations. 3744 words.

Duality methods for incomplete systems of consumer demand equations are adapted to the dual structure of variable cost functions in joint production. This allows identification of necessary...

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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...

Modelling an aggregate agricultural panel with application to US farm input demands

Jesse B. Tack, Rulon D. Pope, Jeffrey T. LaFrance and Ricardo H. Cavazos.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

July 2015; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Production and Organizations; Agricultural Economics. 9017 words.

A recent class of factor demand models is discussed and used to analyse US state-level production data. The approach accommodates output risk, heterogeneous technologies, technological...

Publish or teach? The role of the scientific environment on academics’ multitasking

Yann Kossi, Jean-Yves Lesueur and Mareva Sabatier.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 10208 words.

This article analyzes how scientific environment can affect researchers’ job design. In a principal agent framework, we model researchers’s choice between substitutable tasks, publishing or...

The role of irrigation in farmers’ risk management strategies in France

Sébastien Foudi and Katrin Erdlenbruch.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

July 2012; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics. 6223 words.

We analyse the way French farmers manage production risks, especially the risk of drought. To this end, we assess the role of irrigation in farmers’ risk management. Based on the European...