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The Evolution of Water Resource Planning and Decision Making

Julien Harou.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

June 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 1073 words.

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Irreversible decision making in contagious animal disease control under uncertainty: an illustration using FMD in Brittany

O Mahul and A Gohin.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 1999; p ublished online March 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

The concept of irreversible investment is applied to highly contagious animal disease control when uncertainty about the spread of the disease is resolved over time. In comparison with the...

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EU Regulation of GMOs. Law and Decision Making for a New Technology

Tracey Epps.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 1201 words.

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Forecasting Resource-Allocation Decisions Under Climate Uncertainty: Fire Suppression with Assessment of Net Benefits of Research

Jeffrey P. Prestemon and Geoffrey H. Donovan.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation. 6765 words.

Making input decisions under climate uncertainty often involves two-stage methods that use expensive and opaque transfer functions. This article describes an alternative, single-stage...

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Evaluating Environmental Risks Using Safety-First Constraints

Zeyuan Qiu, Tony Prato and Francis McCamley.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2001; p ublished online May 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

This article incorporates an upper partial moment concept into a linear programming model to impose safety-first environmental constraints. The model is linear and deterministic, treats a...

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How should we incentivize private landowners to ‘produce’ more biodiversity?

Nick Hanley, Simanti Banerjee, Gareth D. Lennox and Paul R. Armsworth.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation. 10363 words.

Globally, much biodiversity is found on private land. Acting to conserve such biodiversity thus requires the design of policies which influence the decision-making of farmers and foresters....

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Behavior in a Spatially Explicit Groundwater Resource: Evidence from the Lab

Jordan F. Suter, Joshua M. Duke, Kent D. Messer and Holly A. Michael.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Design of Experiments; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Renewable Resources and Conservation. 11444 words.

This research uses laboratory experiments to examine how hydrogeologic properties of groundwater models influence decision making. The results reveal that pumping rates are highest when the...

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Rural development in Europe: a research frontier for agricultural economists

Yves Léon.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

In this article it is argued that rural development analysis is a research theme to be developed in Europe for both scientific reasons and its contribution to policy decision making. It...

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Allocating irrigation water: the impact of strategic interactions on the efficiency of rules

Nicolas Faysse.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

In many irrigation schemes, farmers are autonomous in decision making regarding cropping patterns. Some allocation rules currently used in such schemes share water according to what farmers...

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Recovering Individual Preferences for Non-Market Goods: A Collective Travel-Cost Model

Martina Menon, Federico Perali and Marcella Veronesi.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Publicly Provided Goods; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Environmental Economics. 9967 words.

Traditional recreation demand models do not make a distinction between a household and an individual as the reference decision-making unit, thus assuming that a family maximizes a single...

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Recording environmental assets in the national accounts

Carl Obst and Michael Vardon.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics. 8361 words.

Accounting information is a core element of economic decision-making at both national and corporate levels. It is widely accepted that much economic activity is dependent upon natural...

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