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The Role of State Owned and Private Enterprises in China’s Agricultural Imports
(Center for Agricultural Trade, 2018-05)
Trade Elasticities and Trade Disputes: New Evidence from Tariffs and Relative Preference Margins
(Center for Agricultural Trade, 2018-08)
Hidden Trade Costs? Maximum Residue Limits and U.S. Exports of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
(Center for Agricultural Trade, 2018-07)
Consecutive rounds of trade negotiations at the multilateral and regional level have resulted in significant reductions to agricultural tariffs. However, agricultural economists and policy makers alike agree that non-tariff ...
Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the U.S. and Virginia Farms and Businesses: May 2020
(Virginia Tech. Agricultural and Applied Economics, 2020-05)
This report addresses various aspects of the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on Virginia’s farm and agribusiness sector as of the beginning of May 2020. At the time of this writing (May 7, 2020) the Centers for Disease ...
Economic Impact Analysis of Virginia Tech Football
(Virginia Tech. Office of Economic Development, 2015-02-20)
This report estimates the economic contributions of Virginia Tech football to the New River Valley MSA and the Roanoke Valley MSA (NRRV). Virginia Tech football contributes economically to the NRRV in two ways. First, the ...
Assessing Economic Impacts of Ecotourism in the Virginia Roanoke River Basin: Metrics Program Development Services
(Virginia Tech, 2014-11)
The mission of the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification & Community Revitalization Commission (VTICRC) includes helping rural communities transition from a tobacco-based monoculture to a diversified economy. One strategy, given ...
Rainfall Variabilty, Migration, Off-farm Activities, and Transfers: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia
This study investigates the impacts of rainfall variability on migration, off-farm activities and transfers in rural Ethiopia. We develop a unitary agricultural household model in which migration, (on-farm, off-farm, and ...
Impact Assessment of Natural Resource Management Policy Research: Potential Economic Benefits of CIFOR Sustainable Wetlands Adaptation and Mitigation Project Contributions to an Effective Indonesian Forest Moratorium
The role of research in policy-making is complex and context specific, generating many challenges for evaluating the impact of policy research. Two key issues in policy-oriented research impact assessment (PORIA) are ...
Evaluation Framework for Water Quality Trading Programs in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Scientific And Technical Advisory Committe, Chesapeake Bay Program, 2009)