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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Rights, Rewards, and Resources: Lessons from Community Forestry in South Asia

Priya Shyamsundar and Rucha Ghate.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics. 9442 words.

Large-scale experiments with the decentralization of forest management in South Asia have changed the relationship between forests, public institutions that manage forests, and rural...

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Evolutionary Theories and the Community Management of Local Commons: A Survey

Anil Rupasingha and Fred O. Boadu.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation. 0 words.

This article examines the evolution of economic theory to explain the emergence and maintenance of cooperation among users of local commons. The conventional view that “free riding”...

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A General Equilibrium Theory of Contracts in Community Supported Agriculture

Thomas W. Sproul and Jaclyn D. Kropp.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics. 9374 words.

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) contracts allow consumers to buy claims on a farm's future production. In turn, the consumer provides working capital to the farm during the growing...

Public policy, community ownership and clean energy

Robert Pollin.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Energy Economics; Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise; Development Planning and Policy; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies. 10682 words.

This paper considers policies for promoting productive investments in the USA, especially as regards the project of building a clean energy economy. The four main policies examined are (i)...

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Risk Aversion: Experimental Evidence from South African Fishing Communities

Kerri Brick, Martine Visser and Justine Burns.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Renewable Resources and Conservation. 10799 words.

We estimate the risk attitudes of a large sample of individuals from various fishing communities along the west coast of South Africa. Female fishers and rights holders are found to be more...

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Community Policy Analysis Modeling

Scott Loveridge.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2007; p ublished online November 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 929 words.

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The Role of Community and Farm Characteristics in Farm Input Purchasing Patterns

Jeremy Foltz and Kimberly Zeuli.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 7583 words.

This work uses unique data from three dairy-dependent communities in rural Wisconsin to test established theory and empirical studies that link farm structure to local purchasing patterns....

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Welfare Implications of Community Forest Plantations in Developing Countries: The Orissa Social Forestry Project

Gunnar Köhlin and Gregory S. Amacher.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Economic Development. 9944 words.

Community forest plantations are a common intervention in developing countries. We use household and remote sensing data from Orissa, India, to estimate welfare effects of community forest...

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Economic Analysis of Land and Livestock Management Interventions to Improve Resilience of a Pastoral Community in Southern Ethiopia

Brigham W. Forrest, D. Layne Coppock, DeeVon Bailey and Ruby A. Ward.

in Journal of African Economies

March 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; Agricultural Economics. 16456 words.

A linear programming (LP) analysis is presented of land and livestock management interventions that could increase the economic resilience of a cattle-based pastoral community in the...

Economic Development Prospects of Forest-Dependent Communities: Analyzing Trade-offs Using a Compromise-Fuzzy Programming Framework

Emina Krcmar and G. Cornelis van Kooten.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Products; Demographic Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation. 8370 words.

Many aboriginal communities look to forest resources for short- and long-term employment, adequate timber for mills, an even flow of wood fiber for community stability, and financial...

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Agricultural Productivity Growth in the Andean Community

Lisa M. Pfeiffer.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 3477 words.

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Essential Forms of Capital for Sustainable Community Development

Daniel V. Rainey, Kenneth L. Robinson, Ivye Allen and Ralph D. Christy.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2003; p ublished online August 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Sociology; Economic Development. 4588 words.

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Diversification as a Risk Management Strategy in an Andean Agropastoral Community

Corinne Valdivia, Elizabeth G. Dunn and Christian Jette.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 0 words.

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Risk and Social Change in an African Rural Economy: Livelihoods in Pastoral Communities

Kwadwo Asenso-Okyere.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 1669 words.

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The Role of Public Wealth in Recovery and Resiliency to Natural Disasters in Rural Communities

J. Matthew Fannin, John D. Barreca and Joshua D. Detre.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 3528 words.

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Land Tenure and Natural Resource Management: A Comparative Study of Agrarian Communities in Asia and Africa

Joshua M. Duke.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2003; p ublished online August 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 1068 words.

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Halfmann, Sadie. “Consumer Preference of a Liquor Store in Their Community and an Appropriate Location.” Sadie Halfmann, Angelo State University, third-place paper

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 121 words.

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Federal Policy, Rural Community Growth, and Wealth Creation: The Impact of the Federal Forest Policy and Rural Development Spending in the Pacific Northwest

Yong Chen and Bruce Weber.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 3927 words.

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Agrawal, Arun. Greener Pastures: Politics, Markets and Community among a Migrant Pastoral People. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1998, 219 + xvii pp., price unknown

Anthony J. Bebbington.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 0 words.

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Foldvary, Fred. Public Goods and Private Communities: The Market Provision of Social Services. Brookfield VT: Ashgate Publishing, 1994, 288 pp., $59.95

Holley H. Ulbrich.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 0 words.

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