Y. Hossein Farzin

University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

Professor

One Shields Avenue

Davis, CA 95616

United States

http://farzin.ucdavis.edu/

Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies (OxCarre)

External Research Associate

University of Oxford, Department of Economics

Manor Road

Oxford, OX1 4AU

United Kingdom

http://www.oxcarre.ox.ac.uk

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  Economics of sustainability and hyperbolic time discounting  ”

Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

The Impact of Oil Price on Additions to U.S. Proven Reserves

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Pollution Abatement Investment When Environmental Regulation is Uncertain

FEEM Working Paper No. 75.98
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Jan 1999
Y. Hossein Farzin and Peter M. Kort
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research
Downloads 347 (85,791)
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Pollution Abatement Investment When Environmental Regulation is Uncertain

Journal of Public Economic Theory, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 183-212, April 2000
Posted: 24 Dec 2000
Y. Hossein Farzin and Peter M. Kort
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research

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Can an Exhaustible Resource Economy Be Sustainable?

FEEM Working Paper No. 47.2002
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Jul 2002
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 309 (98,324)
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Sustainability, Resource Stock Value, Optimal Consumption Path, Green Accounting

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Sustainability, Hamiltonian Value, and Nnp in a Cake-Eating Economy

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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sustainability, current-value Hamiltonian, net national product

Conditions for Sustainable Optimal Economic Development

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 518-534, August 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Sep 2006
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Sustainablity conditions, Optimal path, Hamiltonian value, Stationarity condition, Hyperbolic discounting, Green accounting, Intergenerational equity, Social welfare

Conditions for Sustainable Optimal Economic Development

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 518-534, August 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jan 2007
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Democracy and Environmental Quality

Journal of Development Economics, 2006
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2014
Y. Hossein Farzin and Craig A. Bond
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics
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Political institutions, societal preferences, economic development

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The Effects of Emissions Standards on Industry in the Short Run and Long Run

FEEM Working Paper No. 15.2000
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Oct 2000
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 208 (147,343)
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environmental standard, abatement cost, demand effect, industry output

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An Information-Theoretical Analysis of Budget-Constrained Nonpoint Source Pollution Control

FEEM Working Paper No. 31.2001
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Nov 2000
Jonathan D. Kaplan, Richard E. Howitt and Y. Hossein Farzin
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), University of California, Davis and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Nonpoint Source Pollution, pollution control budget, information acquisition, treatment effectiveness, entropy

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Pollution Abatement Investment When Firms Lobby Against Environmental Regulation

FEEM Working Paper No. 82.2003
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Nov 2003
Y. Hossein Farzin and Jinhua Zhao
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Michigan State University
Downloads 181 (167,528)
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Sustainability and Hamiltonian Value

FEEM Working Paper No. 48.2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jul 2002
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 174 (173,514)
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Sustainability, Current-value Hamiltonian, Net National Product

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Freedom from Pollution? The State, the People, and the Environmental Kuznets Curve

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Feb 2004
Craig A. Bond and Y. Hossein Farzin
Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 172 (175,305)

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Political institutions, societal preferences, economic development, environmental quality

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Sustainability and Optimality in Economic Development: Theoretical Insights and Policy Prospects

FEEM Working Paper No. 89.2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Aug 2007
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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sustainability, intergenerational equity, optimality, discounting, development policy

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Non-Pecuniary Work Incentive and Labor Supply

FEEM Working Paper No. 21.2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Nov 2005
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ken-Ichi Akao
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Waseda University
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Nonpecuniary incentives, Labor supply, Non-wage income, Voluntary work

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When is it Optimal to Exhaust a Resource in a Finite Time?

FEEM Working Paper No. 23.2006
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Jan 2006
Ken-Ichi Akao and Y. Hossein Farzin
Waseda University and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 133 (217,054)
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Renewable resource management, Sustainability, Finite-time exhaustion, Optimal path, Policy implications

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Nonpoint Source Pollution Control Under Incomplete and Costly Information

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Mar 1999
Y. Hossein Farzin and J.D. Kaplan
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Non-Pecuniary Value of Employment and Individual Labor Supply

FEEM Working Paper No.158.04
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Jan 2005
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ken-Ichi Akao
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Waseda University
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Non-pecuniary effects, Employment value, Labor supply

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Agroecosystem Modeling and Optimal Economic Decisions: Implications for Sustainable Agriculture

Optimal Control Applications and Methods, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Craig A. Bond and Y. Hossein Farzin
Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Agroecosystem, dynamic model, optimal control, stock externality, comparative statics, technological change

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The Effect of Non-Pecuniary Motivations On Labor Supply

The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 49, pp. 1236-1259, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Non-pecuniary, Labor supply, Non-wage income, Paid work, Voluntary work

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Alternative Sustainability Criteria, Externalities, and Welfare in a Simple Agroecosystem Model: A Numerical Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Sep 2007
Craig A. Bond and Y. Hossein Farzin
Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Intergenerational equity, social welfare, stock externality, sustainability criteria, Chebychev polynomial, constrained dynamic optimization

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Non-Pecuniary Value of Employment and Natural Resource Extinction

FEEM Working Paper No. 24.2006
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Nov 2005
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ken-Ichi Akao
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Waseda University
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Non-pecuniary effects, social norm, employment value, resource extinction, sustainability

Socioeconomic Factors and Water Quality in California

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Y. Hossein Farzin and Kelly A. Grogan
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of Florida - Food & Resource Economics Department
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water quality indicators, socioeconomic variables, EKC, agriculture, industry

Socioeconomic Factors and Water Quality in California

FEEM Working Paper No. 51.2011
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
Y. Hossein Farzin and Kelly A. Grogan
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of Florida - Food & Resource Economics Department
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Water Quality Indicators, Socioeconomic Variables, EKC, Agriculture, Industry

The Time Path of the Saving Rate: Hyperbolic Discounting and Short-Term Planning

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Mar 2014
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ronald Wendner
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of Graz - Department of Economics
Downloads 39 (440,903)
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The Time Path of the Saving Rate: Hyperbolic Discounting and Short-Term Planning

FEEM Working Paper No. 063.2014
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ronald Wendner
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of Graz - Department of Economics
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Saving Rate Dynamics, Non-Monotonic Transition Path, Hyperbolic Discounting, Regular Discounting, Short-Term Planning, Neoclassical Growth Model

Saving Rate Dynamics in the Neoclassical Growth Model - Hyperbolic Discounting and Observational Equivalence

FEEM Working Paper No. 42.2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ronald Wendner
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of Graz - Department of Economics
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Saving Rate, Non-Monotonic Transition Path, Hyperbolic Discounting, Regular Discounting, Commitment, Short Planning Horizon, Neoclassical Growth Model

Saving Rate Dynamics in the Neoclassical Growth Model – Hyperbolic Discounting and Observational Equivalence

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Mar 2013
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ronald Wendner
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of Graz - Department of Economics
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Saving rate, non-monotonic transition path, hyperbolic discounting, regular discounting, commitment, short planning horizon, neoclassical growth model

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Environmental Quality in a Differentiated Duopoly

FEEM Working Paper No. 138.06
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2014
Y. Hossein Farzin and Ken-Ichi Akao
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Waseda University
Downloads 67 (339,568)
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Duopoly, Environmental Quality, Mandatory Environmental Standard, Overcompliance, Product Differentiation

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Are Democrats Greener than Republicans? The Case of California Air Quality

FEEM Working Paper No. 97.2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Y. Hossein Farzin and C. Bond
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and RAND Corporation
Downloads 34 (452,471)
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Political Party Affiliation, Environmental Regulation, Air Pollution

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Does Political Ideology Matter for Environmental Quality Outcomes?

Environmental Economics, Vol. 5, Issue 2, pp. 14-31, 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Y. Hossein Farzin and C. Bond
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and RAND Corporation
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political party affiliation, environmental preferences, policymaking, air pollution

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Are Democrats Greener than Republicans? The Case of California Air Qua

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Jan 2013
Y. Hossein Farzin and Craig A. Bond
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics
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Political party affiliation, Environmental regulation, Air Pollution

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Is an Exhaustible Resource Economy Sustainable?

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 8, pp. 33-46, February 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Mar 2004
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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What Labelling Policy for Consumer Choice? The Case of Genetically Modified Food in Canada and Europe

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 1472-1497, November/novembre 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Oct 2008
Guillaume P. Gruère, Colin A. Carter and Y. Hossein Farzin
International Food Policy Research Institute, University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Sustainability, Optimality, and Development Policy

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 262-281, May 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Apr 2010
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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Explaining International Differences in Genetically Modified Labeling Policies

Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Guillaume P Gruere, Colin A. Carter and Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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genetically modified (GM) food, voluntary labeling, mandatory labeling, international differences

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Estimating Agricultural Pollution Abatement Costs at the Plot Level Using Experimental Data: A Maximum Entropy Approach

Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 273-290, August 2007
Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Craig A. Bond and Y. Hossein Farzin
Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Environmental efficiency index, shadow price, directional distance function

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Optimal Saving Policy for Exhaustible Resource Economies

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 58, No. 2, 1999
Posted: 30 Sep 1999
Y. Hossein Farzin
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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