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1.

Animal Cruelty Laws and Factory Farming

Michigan Law Review First Impressions, Vol. 106, No. 5, pp. 123-27, 2008, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 08-018, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
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2.

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: 15 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2012
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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3.

Filburn's Legacy

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 52, p. 1719, 2003, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-24
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 1,400
4.

The Rural-Non-Farm Economy, Livelihoods and Their Diversification: Issues and Options

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 1,154
5.

Defining Aspects and Theories of Food Security in Sudan

Development Economics Journal, Vol. 3, No. 113, June 8, 2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 May 2011 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics
Downloads 856
6.

Agriculture and Income Distribution in Rural Vietnam Under Economic Reforms: A Tale of Two Regions

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 519
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Department of Economics and University of Toronto
Downloads 779
7.

Effect of Migration on Agricultural Productivity and Women Empowerment in Bihar

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Dr Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University and Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Dairy Technology
Downloads 777
8.

Does Access to External Finance Improve Productivity? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 99, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 720
9.

Some Accounting and Technical Problems with Antidumping Trade Cases Involving a Transition Economy: A Russian Case Study

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting and Abu Dhabi University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 693
10.

Inclusion of Small-Scale Dairy Farms in Supply Chain in Bulgaria (A Case from Plovdiv Region)

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
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11.

Property Rights and Contract Form in Medieval Europe

11 Am. L. & Econ. Rev. 399 (2009), Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 969797
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
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12.

Individual and Collective Repuatation Indicators of Wine Quality

CIES Working Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano - Faculty of Economics and Management
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13.

Financial Sustainability and Outreach of Microfinance Institutions in Ethiopia: Does Organizational Form Matter?

Euricse Working Paper No. 56 | 13
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Trento, University of Trento and International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
Downloads 484
14.

Smallholder Participation in Agricultural Value Chains: Comparative Evidence from Three Continents

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and World Bank
Downloads 468
15.

Farm Households Production Theories: A Review of 'Institutional' and 'Behavioural' Responses

University of Milan Italy Economics Working Paper No. 2005-01
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Milan - Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano (LdA)
Downloads 459
16.

E-Commerce and Agricultural Markets

OFOR Working Paper No. 00-03
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jun 2000
Working Paper Series
Purdue University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Chicago Board of Trade
Downloads 456
17.

Determinants of Rural Poverty: An Empirical Study of Socio-Economic Factors in Jharkhand, India

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Dr Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Dairy Technology and NCAP-ICAR
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18.

Summervale Farms: A Financial Analysis, Forecasting, and Valuation Case

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Prince Edward Island - Business
Downloads 400
19.

Market Risk Measurement and the Cattle Feeding Margin: An Application of Value-at-Risk

Office for Futures & Options Research (OFOR) Working Paper No. 9904
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Oct 1999
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University - Morrison School of Agribusiness and Resource Management and University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign
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20.

The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Household Welfare in Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3541
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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21.

Even' Star Organic Farm

AAA 2008 MAS Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Babson College, Babson College and Sebastians Interactive Kitchen
Downloads 352
22.

Agricultural Technology and Poverty Reduction: A Micro-Level Analysis of Causal Effects

Centro Studi Luca D'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 179
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 May 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Milan - Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano (LdA)
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23.

Spatial Autoregressive Stochastic Frontier Analysis: An Application to an Impact Evaluation Study

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of South Alabama - Mitchell College of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 347
24.

Poverty and Microfinance in Eritrea - A Discourse

The Global Journal of Finance and Economics, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 147-161, September 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Papua New Guinea University of Technology and DTAG Inc.
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25.

Productivity, Technical Efficiency, and Farm Size in Paraguayan Agriculture

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 490
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Bard College - Levy Economics Institute
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26.

The Welfare Impacts of Commodity Price Volatility: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 332
27.

The Development of the Rural Non-Farm Economy in Developing Countries and Transition Economies: Key Emerging and Conceptual Issues

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
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28.

Reconsidering Conventional Explanations of the Inverse Productivity-Size Relationship

World Development, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Cornell University
Downloads 309
29.

Segmenting Supply Chain Risk Using E/CTRM Systems: Unifying Theory of Commodity Hedging and Arbitrage

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
IQ3 Solutions Group
Downloads 303
30.

Management Strategies for Conservation of Natural Resources in Agriculture

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 291
31.

Women's Enterprise Development in Eritrea through Microfinance

The ICFAI University Journal of Entrepreneurship and Development, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 41-58, September 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Papua New Guinea University of Technology
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32.

Agricultural Futures Prices and Long Memory Processes

OFOR Working Paper No. 00.04
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Rabobank International, Hong Kong and University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign
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33.

Moving Toward Food Democracy: Better Food, New Farmers, and the Myth of Feeding the World

Drake Journal of Agricultural Law, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2011, Drake University Law School Research Paper No. 11-29
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Drake University - Law School
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34.

The Ethics of Constrained Choice: How the Industrialization of Agriculture Impacts Farming and Farmer Behavior

University of Missouri Agricultural Economics Working Paper No. AEWP 2004-3
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Columbia - Division of Applied Social Sciences and University of Missouri at Columbia - Division of Applied Social Sciences
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35.

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

FEEM Working Paper No. 6.2006
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics

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36.

An Economic Analysis of Milk Production in Bihar

Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 82(10):1233-1237, October 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute,Jodhpur,India, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
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37.

How Basis Risk and Spatiotemporal Adverse Selection Influence Demand for Index Insurance: Evidence from Northern Kenya

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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38.

Growth of Chemical Fertilizer Consumption in India: Some Issues

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Shri Sant Damaji College
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39.

Selection and Comparative Advantage in Technology Adoption

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 944
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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40.

Going Broke the Hard Way: The Economics of Rural Failure

Wisconsin Law Review, 2005, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-26
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of California - Irvine School of Law
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41.

Determinants of Agricultural and Non-Agricultural Livelihood Strategies in Rural Communities: Evidence from Eastern Nigeria

Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 40, No. 2, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Lagos Business School
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42.

Mechanisms of Governance of Environmental Sustainability

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
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43.

Impact of Location Decision on Factors of Operation: A Study on Poultry Firms of Bangladesh

Jahangirnagar Review, Part II: Social Science, Vol. XXVII, pp. 69-84, 2003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK
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44.

The Potato Value Chain and Benefits of Cold Storages: Evidence from Bihar (India)

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University and Jawaharlal Nehru University
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45.

Women and Agricultural Productivity: What Does the Evidence Tell Us?

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1051
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Department of International Development
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46.

Applicability of the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index in Index-Based Crop Insurance Design

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Cornell University and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 219
47.

A Stochastic Dominance Analysis of Bt Corn Production in the Southeastern United States

Staff Working Paper No. 2000-02
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness and Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
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Nonfarm Activity and Rural Income Inequality: A Case Study of Two Provinces in China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3811
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Quebec at Montreal (INRS-UCS) and World Bank
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Impact of Agricultural Cooperatives on Smallholders’ Technical Efficiency: Evidence from Ethiopia

Euricse Working Paper No. 50 | 13
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Trento, Committee of Sustainable Assessment (COSA) and International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
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