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1.

What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part I: Univariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 29, Cass Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)
Downloads 5,336
2.

What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part Ii: Multivariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)
Downloads 4,107
4.

The CAFO Hothouse: Climate Change, Industrial Agriculture and the Law

Animals & Society Institute Policy Paper, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pace University - School of Law
Downloads 812
5.

Securing Land Rights for Chinese Farmers: A Leap Forward for Stability and Growth

Cato Development Policy Analysis Series, No. 3, October 15, 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) - Rural Development Institute and University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 718
6.

Agro-Tourism Scope and Opportunities for the Farmers in Maharashtra

Indiastat, September-October 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Dhananjayrao Gadgil College of Commerce (An Autonomous College)
Downloads 622
7.

Can a Legal Horn Trade Save Rhinos?

PERC Research Paper No. 13-6
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
PERC and Texas Tech University
Downloads 607
8.

Socio-Economic Status of Farmers and Their Perception About Technology Adoption: A Case Study

EPRA International Journal of Economic and Business Review; Vol. 2, Issue 3, pp. 7-13, 2014
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and Banaras Hindu University
Downloads 602
9.

Food Price Volatility and Macroeconomic Factors: Evidence from GARCH and GARCH-X Estimates

Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics Vol. 43, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Piraeus and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 420
10.

An Analysis of Trade Related International Regulations of Genetically Modified Food and Their Effects on Developing Countries

EPT Discussion Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 23 May 2006
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute
Downloads 359
11.

The Impacts of Water Borne Diseases on Rural Development in Sudan: Study of Malaria in Gezira Irrigated Agricultural Scheme

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics
Downloads 301
12.

Food Security in India: Does the Futures Market for Wheat Meet the Bill?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Delhi - School of Economics - Commerce Department
Downloads 284
13.

Public Private Partnership in Agricultural Extension Management: Experiences of ATMA Model in Bihar and India

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University
Downloads 278
14.

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
Downloads 275
15.

The Rise of U.S. Food Sustainability Litigation

Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1175
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 04 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 271
16.

Harvesting the Law: Personal Reflections on Thirty Years of Change in Agricultural Legislation

Creighton Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 4, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Drake University - Law School
Downloads 255
17.

The Dozen Types of Legal Tools in the Deep Decarbonization Toolbox

39 Energy Law Journal 101, Widener Law Commonwealth Research Paper No. 18-12
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Widener University - Commonwealth Law School
Downloads 229
18.

Don't Be Cruel (Anymore): A Look at the Animal Cruelty Regimes of the United States and Brazil with a Call for a New Animal Welfare Agency

Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Pace University - School of Law and Pace University
Downloads 220
19.

Around the World in Eighty Centiliters

Minnesota Journal of International Law, Vol. 15, p. 11, 2006, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-28
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 208
20.

Impact of Policy Reforms on Agriculture and Poverty in Uganda

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 158
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Bank of Uganda - Research Department and Bank of Uganda - Research Department
Downloads 199
21.

Human Rights and Gun Confiscation

Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 26, p. 385, 2008
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute, Independence Institute and Independence Institute
Downloads 184
22.

Food for Thought: Genetically Modified Seeds as De Facto Standard Essential Patents

85 University of Colorado Law Review 313 (2014), U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-07
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of New Hampshire School of Law, Fordham University, Gabelli School of Business and Fordham University - Gabelli School of Business
Downloads 176
23.

Lentil in India: An Overview

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University and ICAR-RCER
Downloads 173
24.

The Economic Effects of Nutritional Labeling on Restaurant Choices of Menu Items

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute
Downloads 173
25.

Owning What You Eat: The Discourse of Food

DEMOCRACY, ECOLOGICAL INTEGRITY AND INTERNATIONAL LAW, Cambridge Scholars Press, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 06 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Pace University - School of Law
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26.

Integrated Project for the Exergy and Sustainable Development: From the Knowledge Based Eco/Bio-Economy and Digital Business Eco/Bio-Systems Toward the Necessary Synergy According to the Gap(s) Between the Actual Knowledge Society and the 'Next' Consciousness Society By the Generosity - Creativity - Solidarity Triad Versus a Spirit of Integrity, Humility, Patience and Love

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
Carol I National Defence University, Romania, Romanian Academy - Center for Agroforestry Biodiversity Study and Research, Romanian Academy - Institute of National Economy, Romanian Academy - Institute of National Economy, BPBiT, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw University of Technology - Informatics and Management Faculty, Institute of Power Systems Automation (IASE), COmplexity BAlanced World United-Institute (COBAWU-Institute), Complexity Balanced World United-Institute (COBAWU-Institute), Complexity Balanced World United-Institute (COBAWU-Institute), Complexity Balanced World United-Institute (COBAWU-Institute) and Complexity Balanced World United-Institute (COBAWU-Institute)
Downloads 158
27.

An Analysis of Sustainable Agricultural Development in India

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
St. Aloysius Evening College
Downloads 150
28.

Ecosystem Services and Distributive Justice: Considering Access Rights to Ecosystem Services in Theories of Distributive Justice

Forthcoming in Ethics, Policy & Environment
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 May 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oldenburg, Ecological Economics Group
Downloads 131
29.

Agriculture and Structural Transformation in Developing Asia: Review and Outlook

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 363
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Philippine Institute for Development Studies and Asian Development Bank
Downloads 127
30.

The Sui Generis System of Plant Variety Protection Under the TRIPS Agreement: An Empty Promise for Developing Countries

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 May 2017 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison, Law School
Downloads 124
31.

Are Natural Hazards Temporally Random?

Applied Geography, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 5-12, 1985
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics and California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
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32.

Organophosphates, Friend and Foe: The Promise of Medical Monitoring for Farm Workers and Their Families

UCLA Journal of Environmental Law & Policy, Vol. 27, No. , 2009, Texas Tech Law School Research Paper No. 2010-16
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Government of the United States of America - Department of Commerce and Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 114
33.

Spatial Dependence & Aggregation in Weather Risk Hedging: A Lévy Subordinated Hierarchical Archimedean Copulas (LSHAC) Approach

Astin Bulletin, 48 (2), 779-815.
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Nanyang Business School, University of Waterloo, University of Manitoba - Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research and National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology
Downloads 113
34.

The Theory of Biofuel Policy and Food Grain Prices

Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management Working Paper No. 2011-20
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 113
35.

Study of Cost Benefit Analysis of Managing Bt. Cotton Farming with Special Reference to Vidarbha

Conference Proceedings of- 24th Annual Conference on 'Regional Imbalance in Maharashtra: Causes, Issues and Challenges', Dhanwate National College, Nagpur
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University
Downloads 111
36.

Economic Competitiveness and the Sudanese Agricultural Commodities

International Trade eJournal, Vol. 3, Issue 134, July 26, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 107
37.

Governing of Contractual Relations in Agriculture

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 101
38.

Why Do Fewer Agricultural Workers Migrate Now?

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Ball State University - Department of Economics, JBS International, Colorado State University, Fort Collins and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
Downloads 98
39.

Analysis of Status of Access and Benefit Sharing of Biological Resources and Associated Knowledge in India: The Path of Common Heritage of Mankind to Sovereign Right of a Nation

Souvenir on Biodiversity for Sustainable Development, 2015, by Uttar Pradesh State Biodiversity Board
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) - ICAR and Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University
Downloads 95
40.

The Wanted Change Against Climate Change: Assessing the Role of Organic Farming as an Adaptation Strategy

CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION STRATEGIES IN AGRICULTURE AND ALLIED SECTORS, Dr. GSLHV Prasad Rao, ed., Scientific Publishers, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Life Sciences and Kerala Agricultural University - College of Agriculture
Downloads 94
41.

Effects of the European Union Farm Credit Programs on Efficiency and Productivity of the Greek Livestock Sector: A Stochastic DEA Application

8th Annual EEFS Conference, 'Current Challenges in the Global Economy: Prospects and Policy Reforms,' University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economic and Science, June 4-7, 2009, Warsaw
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Agricultural University of Athens - Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development and Agricultural University of Athens - Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development
Downloads 91
42.

Self-Enforcing Linear Contracts

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Stavanger
Downloads 90
43.

Strategies for High Value Agriculture Based Livelihood: Application of Participatory Rural Appraisal Approach in Afghanistan

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University and Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
Downloads 90
44.

A Relational Model for Predicting Farm-Level Crop Yield Distributions in the Absence of Farm-Level Data

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 May 2016 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Manitoba - Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research, University of Waterloo and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Nanyang Business School
Downloads 87
45.

Farming for Ethics: An Examination of the Ethical Challenges of Missouri Corn and Soybean Producers

University of Missouri Agricultural Economics Working Paper No. AEWP 2003-5
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Missouri at Columbia - Division of Applied Social Sciences
Downloads 84
46.

A Review of Flood Control Policy in Bihar (India)

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University
Downloads 83
47.

Elements to Include in a Community Garden Ordinance

Community Greening Review, Vol. 10, p. 8, 2000
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Sehgal Foundation
Downloads 83
48.

Rural Politics in Contemporary China

Journal of Peasant Studies, Vol. 40, No. 6, 2013, 915-928
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Geography, University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science and China Agricultural University
Downloads 75
49.

'Folk' International Economics - Much Ado About Mb

Regulation, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 8-10, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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50.

The Long Lingering Shadow: Law, Liberalism, and Cultures of Racial Hierarchy and Identity in the Americas

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 76, 11, 2001, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-124, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-124
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
The George Washington University
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