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101.

As You Sow, So Shall You Reap: The Welfare Impacts of Contract Farming

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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102.

A Financial Contracting Approach to the Role of Supermarkets in Farmers' Credit Access

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Rural Economy and Iowa State University (ISU)
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103.

Off-Farm Activities by Agricultural Households in Nicaragua: Exploiting Comparative Advantages or Fighting Agricultural Problems?

U of Aarhus Economics Working Paper No. 2001-11
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
Copenhagen Business School - Center for Economic and Business Research (CEBR) and Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business Economics
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104.

March 2011 Earthquake, Tsunami and Fukushima Nuclear Accident Impacts on Japanese Agri-Food Sector

Number of pages: 172 Posted: 21 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
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105.

Optimization of Land and Resource Use at Farm-Aggregated Level in the Aral Sea Basin of Uzbekistan with the Integrated Model FLEOM – Model Description and First Application

ZEF – Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 139
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 30 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA), University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change and Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) - Main
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106.

Adoption of Weather-Index Insurance: Learning from Willingness to Pay Among a Panel of Households in Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
World Bank, Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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107.

Risk Governance in Bulgarian Dairy Farms

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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108.

Small is Beautiful: Evidence of an Inverse Relationship Between Farm Size and Yield in Turkey

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 551
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Bard College - The Levy Economics Institute
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109.

Farm Labor: Key Conceptual and Measurement Issues on the Route to Better Farm Cost and Return Estimate

Iowa State University Dept. of Econ. Staff Paper #280
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Jun 1997
Working Paper Series
Iowa State University - Department of Economics
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110.

Geography vs. Institutions at the Village Level

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2259
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

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111.

Seeking Opportunities: Migration as an Income Diversification Strategy of Households in Kakamega District in Kenya

GIGA Working Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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112.

Surveying Farmers: A Research Note

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
Maastricht University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
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113.

Comparative Analysis of Agricultural Policy of Bulgaria and Vietnam

Number of pages: 125 Posted: 24 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics, Institute of Agricultural Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Independent
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114.

Stochastic Wealth Dynamics and Risk Management Among a Poor Population

Cornell University Applied Economics and Management Working Paper No. 2002-44
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Utah State University - College of Natural Resources and Utah State University - College of Natural Resources
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115.

Tendencias y Perspectivas de la Agricultura Familiar en América Latina (Trends and Prospects of Family Farming in Latin America)

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Universidad del Pacífico
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116.

Agricultural Impacts of the Great East Japan Earthquake – Six Years Later

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics and Tohoku University
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117.

Farmers' Subjective Valuation of Subsistence Crops: The Case of Traditional Maize in Mexico [Dissertation]

Number of pages: 150 Posted: 19 May 2008
Working Paper Series
FAO of the UN (ESA)
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118.

Funciones De Producción Y Eficiencia Técnica En El Eje Cafetero Colombiano: Una Aproximación Con Frontera Estocástica (Functional Form Production, Returns to Scale and Technical Efficiency in Coffee Farmers of the General Sector and for Farm Size (Larges, Medium's and Smallholeder) an Application with Stochastic Production Frontier in Colombia)

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of the Basque Country - Department of Applied Economics III (Econometrics and Statistics) and University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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120.

The Makhana Value Chain in Bihar: An Assessment and Policy Implications

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University and Jawaharlal Nehru University
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121.

Measurement of Attitudes of Rural Poor Towards SHGs in Bihar, India

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University
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122.

Rural Wealth Creation and Emerging Energy Industries: Lease and Royalty Payments to Farm Households and Businesses

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Working Paper No. 13-07
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Graduate School of Public & International Affairs, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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123.

Vulnerability to Weather Disasters: The Choice of Coping Strategies in Rural Uganda

Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy Working Paper 107, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment Working Paper 91
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Department of Geography and Environment, London School of Economics - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and Department of Geography and Environment and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

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124.

A Prospect Theory Approach Explaining the Low Demand for Index-Based Insurance

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Jan 2018
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University of St. Gallen and University of Ulm - Department of Mathematics and Economics
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125.

The Influence of Size on Cost Behaviour Associated with Tactical and Operational Flexibility

Estudios de Economía, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 419-455, December 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Barcelona and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
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126.

Worth of Watersheds: A Producer Surplus Approach for Valuing Drought Mitigation in Eastern Indonesia

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 99-10
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Research Triangle Institute - Center for Economics Research (CER) and Duke University - Nicholas School of the Environment
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127.

Price and Volatility Transmissions between Natural Gas, Fertilizer, and Corn Markets

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 31 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
West Virginia University - Division of Resource Management, Wageningen UR and West Virginia University - Division of Resource Management
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128.

Analyzing Cost Efficient Production Behavior Under Economies of Scope: A Nonparametric Methodology

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2319, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2006-81
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - Campus Kortrijk (KULAK) - Subfaculty of Economics and Applied Economics and Tilburg University - CentER
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129.

Determinants of Household Food Insecurity in Northern Ghana: An Ordered Probit Approach

Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development, Vol. 7, No. 16, 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University for Development Studies, Faculty of Agribusiness and Communication Sciences, Students, University for Development Studies - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University for Development Studies - Department of Climate Change and Food Security
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130.

Funciones de Producción, Análisis de Economías a Escala y Eficiencia Técnica en el Eje Cafetero Colombiano: Una Aproximación con Frontera Estocástica (Estimation of the Production Functional Form, Returns to Scale and Technical Efficiency in Colombian Coffee Zone by Means Stochastic Frontier)

Revista Colombiana de Estadística, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 377-402, Junio 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of the Basque Country - Department of Applied Economics III (Econometrics and Statistics) and University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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131.

How Sustainable are Benefits from Extension for Smallholder Farmers? Evidence from a Randomized Phase-Out of the BRAC Program in Uganda

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10641
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
George Washington University, George Washington University - Department of Economics, George Washington University and BRAC-Africa
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132.

The Economic Impacts of Climate Change: Evidence from Agricultural Profits and Random Fluctuations in Weather

MIT Department of Economics Research Paper No. 04-26
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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133.

Agri-Environmental Policies in a Transition Economy: Using a Choice Experiment to Value Agricultural Biodiversity on Hungarian Small Farms

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Institute of Environmental and Landscape Management, Szent István University and Bioversity International
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134.

Hedging Short-Term Corn Price Risks in Tokyo Versus Chicago's Project a

OFOR Working Paper No. 00-02
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign and Information and Communications University (ICU)
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135.

Information Networks Among Women and Men and the Demand for an Agricultural Technology in India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01411
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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136.

Redes Y Análisis Organizacional: Roles, Posiciones Y Poder De Fragmentación De Las Relaciones Sociales Y Comerciales (Networks and Organizational Analysis: Roles, Positions and Power of Fragmentation of Social and Commercial Relationships)

Revista Global de Negocios, Vol. 2 (1) pp. 11-39, 2014
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México (UAEM), Universidad Autónoma Chapingo, Universidad Autónoma Chapingo and Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México (UAEM) - Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México Valle de Chalco
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137.

Transgenic Crops, Production Risk, and Agrobiodiversity

ZEF- Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 186
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Goettingen (Gottingen), University of Goettingen (Gottingen) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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138.

Impacts of Adaptation to Climate Change on Farmers’ Income in the Savana Region of Togo

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 255 (March, 2018)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Kara, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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139.

Insurance Take-Up in Rural China: Learning from Hypothetical Experience

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Singapore Management University
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140.

Risk Management in Agri-Food Chain

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
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141.

The Effect of Increased Electricity Tariffs on Citrus Production in Beitbridge, Zimbabwe

DRJ-JEF (ISSN: 2520-7490), Vol. 2, Issue 6, pp. 20-28.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and Great Zimbabwe University
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142.

Globalization and Poverty in Senegal: A Worst Case Scenario?

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, LICOS Discussion Paper No. 217/2008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS), KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS) and KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS)
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Production and Productivity in Post-Second World War Bulgarian Agriculture - Major Trends and Factors of Changes

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
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144.

Migration and Technological Change in Rural Households: Complements or Substitutes?

Centro Studi Luca D'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 195
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Milan - Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano (LdA)
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145.

Smallholder Technical Efficiency: Controlling for Environmental Production Conditions

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and The Rockefeller Foundation

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146.

Consumption Risk, Technology Adoption and Poverty Traps: Evidence From Ethiopia

World Economy & Finance Research Programme Working Paper No. 0035
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
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University of Oxford - Department of Economics and World Bank

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148.

Risk Preferences Under Heterogeneous Environmental Risk

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Leuphana University of Lueneburg - Dept. of Economics, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology and University of Freiburg - Department of Environment and Natural Resources
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149.

The Economics of Glyphosate Resistance Management in Corn and Soybean Production

Economic Research Report No. ERR-184, U.S. Department of Agriculture, April, 52 pp.
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), University of California, Berkeley, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Science & Technology PPQ, Farm and Rural Business Branch, RRED and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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150.

The Potential Implications of 'Big Ag Data' for USDA Forecasts

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Kansas State University, Mississippi State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Mississippi State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Mississippi State University
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