Marc F. Bellemare

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics

Assistant Professor

MN

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

The Determinants of Music Piracy in a Sample of College Students

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 20 May 2010
Marc F. Bellemare and Andrew M. Holmberg
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and US Department of Justice
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Abstract:

Music Piracy, Transactions Costs, Subjective Expectations

The Determinants of Music Piracy in a Sample of College Students

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Jul 2010
Marc F. Bellemare and Andrew M. Holmberg
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and US Department of Justice
Downloads 54 (315,899)

Abstract:

Music Piracy, File Sharing, Transaction Costs

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Rising Food Prices, Food Price Volatility, and Political Unrest

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Jun 2011
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Abstract:

Food Prices, Price Volatility, Political Unrest, Food Riots

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

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2011
Marc F. Bellemare, Christopher B. Barrett and David R. Just
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
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Price Volatility, Price Stabilization, Price Risk, Risk and Uncertainty

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

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
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
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Abstract:

Agricultural Value Chains, Contract Farming, Africa, Asia, Latin America

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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
Christopher B. Barrett, Marc F. Bellemare and Janet Y. Hou
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Cornell University
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Inverse Relationship, Productivity, Market Failures, Soil Characteristics, Sub-Saharan Africa, Madagascar

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Lagged Explanatory Variables and the Estimation of Causal Effects

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Feb 2015
Marc F. Bellemare, Takaaki Masaki and Thomas B. Pepinsky
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Cornell University and Cornell University - Department of Government
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Abstract:

Causal Identification, Treatment Effects, Lagged Variables

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Rising Food Prices, Food Price Volatility, and Social Unrest

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2014
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Abstract:

Food Prices, Price Volatility, Food Riots, Social unrest

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Household-Level Livestock Marketing Behavior Among Northern Kenyan and Southern Ethiopian Pastoralists

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 May 2005
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Cornell University
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Citation 1

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Insecure Land Rights and Share Tenancy in Madagascar

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2010
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Citation 6

Abstract:

Sharecropping, Property Rights, Tenurial Insecurity, Subjective Expectations, Reverse Tenancy

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Agricultural Extension and Imperfect Supervision in Contract Farming: Evidence from Madagascar

Duke Department of Economics Research Paper No. 18
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2015
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Contract Farming, Grower-Processor Contracts, Agricultural Extension, Imperfect Supervision

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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
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
Downloads 114 (178,020)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Contract Farming, Welfare, Grower-Processor Contracts, Outgrower Schemes

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When Perception is Reality: Subjective Expectations and Contracting

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Sep 2009
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Abstract:

Subjective Expectations, Subjective Perceptions, Contract Theory, Principal-Agent Models

13.

The Productivity Impacts of Formal and Informal Land Rights

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2011
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Abstract:

Institutions, Property Rights, Land Rights, Land, Productivity

14.

Why Do Members of Congress Support Agricultural Protection?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Marc F. Bellemare and Nicholas Carnes
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy
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Abstract:

Agricultural Policy, Agricultural Protection, Farm Bill, Congress, Voting, Lobbying

15.

The (Im)possibility of Reverse Share Tenancy

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Sharecropping, Reverse Share Tenancy, Transactions Cost

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Look Who’s Talking: The Impacts of the Intrahousehold Allocation of Mobile Phones on Agricultural Prices

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 May 2012
Kyeong Ho (Ken) Lee and Marc F. Bellemare
Duke University and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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Abstract:

Agricultural Prices, Mobile Phones, Intrahousehold Allocations, Asia, Philippines

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All in the Family: Explaining the Persistence of Female Genital Cutting in the Gambia

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Marc F. Bellemare and Tara L. Steinmetz
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and University of California, Davis
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Abstract:

Female Genital Cutting, Female Genital Mutilation, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Africa, Gambia

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Smallholder Participation in Contract Farming: Comparative Evidence from Five Countries

World Development Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 715–730, 2012,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
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
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Abstract:

agricultural value chains, contract farming, Africa, Asia, Latin America

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Sharecropping, Insecure Land Rights and Land Titling Policies: A Case Study of Lac Alaotra, Madagascar

Development Policy Review, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 87-106, January 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Dec 2008
Marc F. Bellemare
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics
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On the (Mis)Use of Wealth as a Proxy for Risk Aversion

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 92, Issue 1, pp. 273-282, 2010
Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Marc F. Bellemare and Zachary S. Brown
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and OECD

Abstract:

contract theory, empirical tests, principal-agent models, risk aversion, risk sharing, C12, D86, G32, Q19

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An Ordered Tobit Model of Market Participation: Evidence from Kenya and Ethiopia

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 88, No. 2, pp. 324-337, May 2006
Posted: 08 May 2006
Marc F. Bellemare and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 303    Citations: 3
1.

On the (Mis)Use of Wealth as a Proxy for Risk Aversion

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2010
Marc F. Bellemare and Zachary S. Brown
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and OECD
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Contract theory, principal-agent models, risk sharing, empirical tests, risk aversion