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Each presentation slot will be 30 minutes. Please prepare a 20 minute presentation, which will be followed by a 10 minute question and answer session. A complete session schedule will be emailed to participants closer to the CRAE conference.


Regional and Urban Economics, Regional Science and Spatial Analysis

Title Presenter School Department Co-Authors
Cities, territories and inclusive growth in Chile, Colombia and Mexico Benjamin Jara Valencia The Ohio State University AED Economics Julio Berdegue, Fernando Carriazo, Felix Modrego, Isidro Soloaga
Co-location between the creative class and immigrants in Chicago, Boston and San Diego from 2000-2009 Yizhou Zhang University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Department of Urban and Regional Planning  
Competitive and Complementary Relationship between Regional Economies: Study of the Great Lake States Sungyup Chung University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Economics  
Do those lengthy foreclosures hurt the nearby property value more? Xian Fang University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Agricultural and Consumer Economics  
Housing Demand Estimation in the Context of a Less Developed Economy: Insights of Housing Affordability across Space and Income Quantiles in Chile Esteban Lopez University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Department of Urban and Regional Planning  
Impacts of Household registration system reform on Chinese manufacturing industrial agglomeration Miao Wang University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Agricultural and Consumer Economics Peter Goldsmith
Macroeconomic Drivers of Global Food Security; A Spatial Econometrics Analysis Philip Munyua Purdue University Agricultural Economics Raymond Florax
Manufacturing Enterprise Location Determinants-A Case Study for Taiwan Syed Hasan The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics H. Allen Klaiber, Ian Sheldon
Measuring a spatial effect of multiple sites Taisuke Sadayuki University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Economics  
Modeling Polycentric Cities: A Spatial Optimization Approach Seong Do Yun Purdue University Agricultural Economics Ayoung Kim
The Railroad to Structural Change: Transportation Costs, Integration, and Production Specialization in a Regional Economy  Sarah Walker University of Wisconsin, Madison Agricultural and Applied Economics  
Residential Sorting and Public Parks: The Effect of Amenities on Open Space Value  Mitch Livy The Ohio State University  Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics H. Allen Klaiber
Urban Hierarchy, Population, and Markets in the U.S.  Elizabeth A. Dobis Purdue University Agricultural Economics John Cromartie, Raymond Florax, and Indraneel Kumar
What Drives the Urban Wage Premium: Evidence from a New Sample of Young Women  Yue Hua The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics  

Agricultural Economics and Policy 

Title Presenter School Department Co-Authors
Dynamically Optimal Stretegies for Managing Pest Resistance to Bt Crops by Mass Release of Susceptible Pests  Zhe Dun

University of Wisconsin, Madison 

Agriculture and Applied Economics Paul D. Mitchell
Factors Affecting Foreign Demand for U.S. Agricultural Exports Jaya Jha University of Minnesota Applied Economics  
Identifying the Determinants of Direct Marketing Decisions by Small Farms  Cristina Connolly The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics  
Inverse Barten Model of US Demand for Meat Jiang Chang Purdue University Agricultural Economics  
Investigating Countries' Food Security Under High Price of Food  Jong W. Choi University of Minnesota Applied Economics  
The Housing Market Bust and Farmland Prices: Identifying the Changing Influences of Proximity to Urban Centers Wendong Zhang The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics Cynthia J. Nickerson
U.S. Wool Policy and U.S. Wool Production: Are They Related? Elizabeth Truex-Powell The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics  

Development Economics

Title Presenter School Department Co-Authors
A Simple Model of Simultaneous Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection in Microfinance  Endrizal Ridwan Indiana University Economics  
China's Rice Market and the Impact of its Economic Integration in World Grain Market on World Food Price Volatility  Xianglin Liu The Ohio State University

Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics

 
Estimating College Education's Contribution to Human Capital Accumulation: A Microeconometric Approach Norma Gomez The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics  
Peer Effects and Agricultural Productivity in the Thaltukhod Valley Tisorn Songsermsawas University of Illinois Agricultural and Consumer Economics Kathy Baylis, Ashwini Chhatre
Resource Curse or Blessing? An Empirical Test of Agriculture's Effect of Urbanization  Xiaofei Li Purdue University Agriculture Economics Raymond Florax, Brigitte Waldorf
The Effect of Relative Income in the Dynamics of Migration: Evidence from the VHLSS Panel Data  Won Fy Lee University of Minnesota Applied Economics  
Trust, Trust Attitudes and Group Participation in rural development activities  M. Alexandra Peralta Michigan State University  Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics Robert Shupp

Environmental and Resource Economics 

Title Presenter School Department Co-Authors
Buried Streams: An Analysis of Environmental Regulations and Land Development Matthew K. Gnagey The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics  
Chile's Electricity Portfolio in the Long-Run: A Mircosimulation Model Norman Maldonado The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics  
The Effects of the Clean Air Act on Local Industrial Wages In the Presence of Wage Spillover Kijin Kim University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Economics  
The Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture - Benefits from Crop Adaption  Chenguang Wang Michigan State University Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics  
Weather or Wealth? Property Damage from Flooding in the Context of Climate Change and Economic Growth  Jing Liu Purdue University Agricultural Economics Thomas Hertel, Michael Delgado, and Noah Diffenbaugh

Labor, Population, and Health Economics 

Title Presenter School Department Co-Authors
An Agent-Based Modeling Approach to Understanding the Obesity Epidemic in the United States Michelle Saksena The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics  
An Overview of Poverty in Indiana Danielle Carriere Purdue University  Agricultural Economics  Janet Ayres, Brigitte Waldorf
Brain Drain: The Long Run Factors Affecting Migration of the College-Educated Kevin Camp Purdue University Agricultural Economics Brigitte Waldorf
Effects of States' Responsiveness to Adult Obesity in the United States: Evidence from State-Based Obesity Interventions Using a Quasi-Experimental Approach Keumseok Koh Michigan State University Geography  
Is "Best Interest of the Child" Best for Every Child? The Long-Term Implications of Gender-Neutral Custody Laws Yang Chen The Ohio State University Economics  
The Economic Impacts of Labor Force Attachment: In Perspectives of the Behavior Decisions of the Retiree with Intra-Generational Heterogeneity Junghye Moon University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urban and Regional Planning  
The Effect of Labor Force Participation on Fertility: Rural-Urban Differences in the United States Yunsi Shang Purdue University Agricultural Economics  
The Effect of School Quality on House Prices and Rural Development: A Meta-Regression Analysis Anita Yadavalli Purdue University Agricultural Economics Raymond J.G.M. Florax
Why Should You Care About Who Are Your Neighbors? The Effects of Human Capital Spillovers Chenxi Yu University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urban and Regional Planning  

Other Applied Economics Papers

Title Presenter School Department Co-Authors
An Analysis of Different Methods of Incorporating Co-Teachers into Value-Added Models  Jenny Gnagey  The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics  
Bayesian Analysis of High Frequency Regressions with Estimates of U.S. Interbank Uncertainty  Fei Tan Indiana University Economics Guang Zuo
The Cost of Living on Campus Taisuke Sadayuki University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign Economics  
Credit Shocks, Entrepreneurship and Variable Employment Lini Zhang The Ohio State University Economics  
The Intersection of Conjoint and Latent Class Analysis  Elizabeth Truex-Powell The Ohio State University Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics  
The Observational Equivalence of Monetary and Fiscal Policy Interactions  Fei Tan Indiana University Economics Eric Leeper, Todd Walker