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The intended and unintended effects of U.S. agricultural and biotechnology policies

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edited by Joshua S. Graff Zivin and Jeffrey M. Perloff
Format
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Publication
  • Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2012
Physical Details
  • 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBNs
9781299104761, 9780226988061, 9780226988030, 0226988066, 0226988031, 1299104762
OCLC
ocn823505312, ocn723530597

  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

  • An overview of the intended and unintended effects of U.S. agricultural and biotechnology policies / Joshua S. Graff Zivin and Jeffrey M. Perloff -- Agricultural policy -- The buck stops where? The distribution of agricultural subsidies / Barry K. Goodwin, Ashok K. Mishra, and François Ortalo-Magné -- Modeling processor market power and the incidence of agricultural policy: a non-parametric approach / Rachael E. Goodhue and Carlo Russo -- The politics and economics of the U.S. Crop Insurance Program / Bruce A. Babcock -- Supply and effects of specialty crop insurance / Ethan Ligon -- Risk response in agriculture / Jeffrey LaFrance, Rulon Pope, and Jesse Tack -- Biofuels and biotechnology -- Commodity price volatility in the biofuel era: an examination of the linkage between energy and agricultural markets / Thomas W. Hertel and Jayson Beckman -- Meeting the mandate for biofuels: implications for land use, food and fuel prices / Xiaoguang Chen, Haixiao Huang, Madhu Khanna, and Hayri Önal -- Land for food and fuel production: the role of agricultural biotechnology / Steven Sexton and David Zilberman
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