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McNamara DE, Gopalakrishnan S, Smith MD, Murray AB, 2015, PLoS ONE 10(3): Human population density in the coastal zone and potential impacts of climate change underscore a growing conflict between coastal development and an encroaching shoreline. Rising sea-levels and increased storminess threaten...
Date published: March 26, 2015
Publication type: Journal article
American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 96(5), 1272-1290, October 2014. A burgeoning body of literature highlights asymmetric information among household members.However, little is known about the source of the asymmetry and its effect on efficiency. Using a unique survey of Ghanaian...
Date published: October 1, 2014
Publication type: Journal article
Wendong Zhang and Cynthia J. Nickerson. Land Economics . Forthcoming. This article estimates the impact of the 2007-2008 residential housing market bust on farmland values, using parcel-level farmland sales data from 2001-2010 for a 50-county region under urbanization pressure in western Ohio...
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Date published: September 30, 2014
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Authors: S. R. Thompson, Y. Bae, M. Kniepert. Published in Empirical Economics , August 2010, Volume 39, Issue 1, pp 291-302. Abstract: Policy regime change evaluation involves assessing what would have been had the policy not changed. In this paper, we empirically assess the impact on Austrian pig...
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Date published: June 30, 2014
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Authors: Marin Bozic, John Newton, Cameron S. Thraen and Brian W. Gould. Published in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics . Abstract: Livestock Gross Margin Insurance for Dairy Cattle (LGM-Dairy) is a risk management tool for protecting milk income over feed cost margins. In this article...
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Date published: June 17, 2014
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Authors: Nobuyuki Iwai, Stanley R. Thompson. Published in Theoretical Economics Letters, 2014, Volume 4, pp 386-396. Abstract: An endogenous growth model is developed to explore the effect of work and income sharing (WIS) on economic growth and welfare in a developing rural economy. The practice of...
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Date published: April 1, 2014
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Profitable extraction of previously inaccessible shale gas reserves has led to rapid expansion of shale exploration across the United States. While there is much enthusiasm surrounding the benefits from this source of energy as a potential path to energy independence, very little is known about the...
Date published: January 1, 2014
Publication type: Journal article
By Timothy C. Haab, Matthew G. Interis, Daniel R. Petrolia, and John C. Whitehead Published in the Journal of Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, December 2013 (Volume 35, Issue 4) Abstract: Hausman “selectively” reviewed the contingent valuation method (CVM) literature in 2012 and failed to...
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Date published: December 6, 2013
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Published in the 4th Quarter 2013 edition of Choices magazine.
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Date published: December 3, 2013
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Klaiber , HA , Smith, VK, Kaminsky*, M and Strong, A, "Measuring Price Elasticities for Residential Water Demand with Limited Information." LAND ECONOMICS. Forthcoming.
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Date published: December 2, 2013
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Authors: Feichtinger, P., S. Salhofer, F. Sanabell, and S. R. Thompson. “This Land is Your Land—Who Benefits from Agricultural Subsidies?” published in The Common Agricultural Policy in the 21st Centur y. Vienna, Austria, 2014. pp.67-82. Purchase from Amazon.com .
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Date published: August 1, 2014
Publication type: Book/book chapter
Cynthia J. Nickerson and Wendong Zhang. The Oxford Handbook of Land Economics . July 2014. Farmland has long represented a significant component of both farm sector and farm household assets. This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of significant developments in modeling farmland values,...
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Date published: July 1, 2014
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Bioeconomics is the application of capital theory to ecological and biological resources. The study of bioeconomics links natural and economic science. This linkage is fundamental to maximize the net present value of earth’s resources or manage these resources sustainably. This chapter illustrates...
Date published: June 25, 2014
Publication type: Book/book chapter
On developed coastlines, humans react to physical processes in coastal environments by stabilizing shorelines against chronic erosion and by taking measures to prevent destruction of coastal infrastructure during storms. While we are beginning to understand how physical processes affect human...
Date published: June 25, 2014
Publication type: Book/book chapter
Klaiber , HA and Kuminoff, NV, "Equilibrium Sorting Models of Land Use and Residential Choice.” In Oxford Handbook of Land Economics . Forthcoming.
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Date published: December 1, 2013
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I.M. Sheldon, "A Biography of William J. Baumol", in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: An Encyclopedia. Eds. J. Whitehead and T. Haab, ABC-CLIO, forthcoming
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Date published: July 2, 2013
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I.M. Sheldon, "A Biography of Arthur C. Pigou", in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: An Encyclopedia. Eds. J. Whitehead and T. Haab, ABC-CLIO, forthcoming
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Date published: April 12, 2013
Publication type: Book/book chapter
I.M. Sheldon, "Trade Policy and the Environment", in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics: An Encyclopedia. Eds. J. Whitehead and T. Haab, ABC-CLIO, forthcoming
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Date published: April 12, 2013
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Klaiber , HA and Smith, VK, " Developing General Equilibrium Benefit Analyses for Social Programs: An Introduction and Example ." In Principles and Standards For Benefit–Cost Analysis . Edited by: Farrow, S. and Zerbe, R. Northampton: Edward Elgar Publishing Inc. 194-246. 2013.
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Date published: March 29, 2013
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Genetically Modified Food and Global Welfare; Emerald, 2011.
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Date published: August 1, 2011
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Authors: Carl Zulauf, Sanghyo Kim, and Gary Schnitkey
Date published: February 5, 2015
Publication type: Report
Authors : Carl Zulauf and Gary Schnitkey
Date published: December 18, 2014
Publication type: Report
This document contains the wording of the 2012 Upper Arlington School Lunch survey along with the raw responses of the 247 respondents marked along-side the response options provided in the survey. The survey was conducted during September and October 2012 in cooperation with Upper Arlington...
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Date published: May 10, 2013
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The Bexley Health and Wellness Committee, in cooperation with researchers from Ohio State University and with guidance and assistance from Bexley District administrative and foodservice officials, devised and administered an online survey of households with children attending Bexley elementary and...
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Date published: May 30, 2012
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Invited paper prepared for presentation at 2015 ASSA meetings in Boston
Date published: November 15, 2014
Publication type: Working paper
This paper considers the impact of skill-based immigration restrictions, using the Chinese Exclusion Act as a natural experiment. I find that restrictions reduced the average occupational standing of Chinese immigrants, suggesting substitution between observed and unobserved skills. Conversely,...
Date published: November 11, 2014
Publication type: Working paper
Job Market Paper - Wendong Zhang Abstract: Farmland values in the Corn Belt states have been on the rise throughout the 2000s, which is in part fueled by the expansion of the biofuels market. Using parcel-level data on agricultural land sales from 2001 to 2010 for a 50-county region of western Ohio...
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Date published: November 8, 2014
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Climate change threatens to alter coastline erosion patterns in space and time and coastal communities adapt to these threats with decentralized shoreline stabilization measures. We model strategic interaction between two neighboring towns, and explore welfare implications of spatial-dynamic...
Date published: June 25, 2014
Publication type: Working paper
On developed coastlines, humans react to physical processes in coastal environments by stabilizing shorelines against chronic erosion and by taking measures to prevent destruction of coastal infrastructure during storms. While we are beginning to understand how physical processes affect human...
Date published: June 23, 2014
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(with Richard Akresh and Charity Moore) Altruism towards others can inhibit cooperation by increasing the utility players expect to receive in a non-cooperative equilibrium. To test this, we examine agricultural productivity in West African polygynous households. We find cooperation, as evidenced...
Date published: May 27, 2014
Publication type: Working paper
Andersons Working Paper
Date published: April 19, 2014
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Andersons Program in International Trade Working Paper
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Date published: January 16, 2014
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Date published: January 3, 2014
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Date published: January 3, 2014
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The policy brief provides a comparison of rural and urban communities in the U.S. and Ohio over the last decade. In addition, it provides a discussion of differences across rural communities in Ohio and efforts to strengthen these communities.
Date published: July 1, 2015
Publication type: Policy brief
Reevaluation of the Impact of Coal Mining on the Virginia State Budget Prepared by Michael Farren and Mark Partridge
Date published: June 18, 2015
Publication type: Policy brief
Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to decrease in 2015. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to decrease from 5.2% to 11.9% in 2015 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to...
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Date published: June 8, 2015
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Outlines the impact of using "carbon tariffs" to deal with the related issues of competitiveness and carbon leakage in the US aluminum industry if carbon pricing is adopted.
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Date published: February 12, 2015
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Produced by The Ohio State University's Subsurface Energy Resource Center .
Date published: November 26, 2014
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Produced by The Ohio State University's Subsurface Energy Resource Center .
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Date published: November 26, 2014
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Produced by The Ohio State University's Subsurface Energy Resource Center .
Date published: November 26, 2014
Publication type: Policy brief
Presented at The Ohio State University's 2014-2015 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series Dean's Preview Meeting on December 1, 2014.
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Date published: November 25, 2014
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Presented at The Ohio State University's 2014-2015 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series Dean's Preview Meeting on December 1, 2014.
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Date published: November 25, 2014
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Invited Seminar , Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, April 2015
Date published: April 17, 2015
Publication type: Conference presentation
Panelist “ The 2015 Environmental and Natural Resources Symposium: A Tax on Carbon: Would it Work for Business, Consumers and the Environment?” Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio, February 2015
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Date published: February 17, 2015
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AAEA Invited Paper , “Heterogeneity and Trade: Applications to the Food and Agricultural Sector”, ASSA Meetings, Boston, January 2015
Date published: January 5, 2015
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Presentation by Mark Partridge at the Legislative Agriculture Chair Summit in Clearwater Beach, FL
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Date published: January 3, 2015
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2015 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Preview Conference , Columbus, Ohio, December 2014
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Date published: December 10, 2014
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” 2014 Ohio Grain Farmers Symposium , Columbus, Ohio, December 2014
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Date published: December 10, 2014
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Presented at The Ohio State University's 2014-2015 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series Dean's Preview Meeting on December 1, 2014.
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Date published: December 1, 2014
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Presented at The Ohio State University's 2014-2015 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series Dean's Preview Meeting on December 1, 2014.
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Date published: December 1, 2014
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Presented at The Ohio State University's 2014-2015 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series Dean's Preview Meeting on December 1, 2014.
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Date published: December 1, 2014
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Presented at The Ohio State University's 2014-2015 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series Dean's Preview Meeting on December 1, 2014.
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Date published: December 1, 2014
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Date published: June 16, 2014
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Enterprise Budget - Corn
Date published: November 27, 2013
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Swine - Wean to Finish - 2013
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Date published: March 22, 2013
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Swine - Farrow to Wean - 2013
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Date published: March 22, 2013
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Corn Production Budget 2013
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Date published: March 22, 2013
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Soybean Production Budget 2013
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Date published: March 22, 2013
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Wheat Production Budget 2013
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Date published: March 22, 2013
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Alfalfa Hay Production Budget 2013
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Date published: March 14, 2013
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Alfalfa Haylage Budget 2013
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Date published: March 14, 2013
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Grass Hay Budget 2013
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Date published: March 14, 2013
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