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Using a bundled amenity model to estimate the value of cropland open space and determine an optimal buffer zone
(Western Agricultural Economics Association, 2009-04)
This study investigates how proximity to cropland influences residential property values and considers the public policy implications. The hedonic model generalizes previous studies by recognizing that the bundle of ...
The FAST method: estimating unconditional demand elasticities for processed foods in the presence of fixed effects
(Western Agricultural Economics Association, 2004-08)
This study estimates a set of unconditional own-price and expenditure elasticities across time for 49 processed food categories using scanner data and the FAST multistage demand system with fixed effects across time. ...
Effects of tariffs and sanitary barriers on high- and low-value poultry trade
(Western Agricultural Economics Association, 2005-04)
A competitive partial-equilibrium spatial model with heterogeneous goods is constructed to evaluate effects of the removal of tariffs, tariff-rate quotas, and sanitary regulations on world poultry trade. The model distinguishes ...
Changes in the well-being of nonmetropolitan single-mother families: a semi-parametric analysis
(Western Agricultural Economics Association, 2002-12)
In nonmetropolitan areas of the United States, single-mother families contain a majority of children living below the poverty line. Changes between 1992 and 2000 in the economic well-being of nonmetropolitan single-mother ...
Risk management in the development of new products in the pharmaceutical industry
(Academic Journals, 2008-10-31)
One of the greatest challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry is the process of selecting which new products to develop. In this study, the product development and investment decision problem was examined. A hypothetical ...
The evaluation of the full-factorial attraction model performance in brand market share estimation
(Academic Journals, 2008-07-31)
Having reliable models to predict the influence of marketing instruments on market performance is critical for efficient allocation of marketing resources. An Attraction Model is often used to predict market share, although ...
Adaptive watershed management in the South American Highlands: Learning and teaching on the fly
The purpose of this poster is to describe an adaptive watershed management process in Chimbo, Ecuador. We show the conceptual framework and our empirical strategy. We present results showing that ethnic and agro-ecologic ...
Manejo integrado de los recursos naturales para agricultura de pequena escala en la subcuenca del rio Chimbo-Ecuador: Aprendizajes y ensenanzas
(Blacksburg, VA: SANREM CRSP, Office of International Research, Education, and Development, Virginia Tech, 2008)
Este reporte discubri condiciones agro-ecologias y sociales en la subcuenca de la rio Chimbo. Incluyendo un decripcion de la subcuenca, medios de la vida, acceso al activo tierra y agua, problemas ambientales, relaciones ...
Manejo integrado de los recursos naturales para agricultural de pequena escala en la subcuenca del Rio Chimbo-Ecuador: Aprendizajes y ensenanzas
(Quito, Ecuador: Instituto Nacional Autónomo de Investigaciones Agropecuarias (INIAP), 2008)
Book describes SANREM experience in Chimbo, Ecuador.
Linking Knowledge and Action in SANREM
This presentation discusses cross cutting research, consisting of case studies of how new knowledge leads to action for change. It includes case studies of four Long Term Research Award projects: spanning devolution of ...