Kent D. Messer

University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics

Unidel H. Cosgrove Chair

531 South College Ave

Newark, DE 19716

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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Paying Americans to Take the Vaccine - Would it Help or Backfire?

Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 21-06, Boston Univ. School of Law Research Paper , Journal of Law and the Biosciences. Vol. 8. pp. 1-19. January-June 2021
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2021
Boston University, University of Arizona - College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Agricultural Economics, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, University of Delaware, Johns Hopkins University and University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics
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The Inoculating Effect of Generic Advertising: Can Consumers' Concerns About Mad Cow Disease Be Reduced by Advertising?

Applied Economics, Vol. 43, No. 12, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2017
University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University and Retired
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food scares, advertising, mad cow disease, creutzfeldt-jakob disease, bovine spongiform encephalopathy, consumer behavior, information, health awareness

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Conserving Spatially Explicit Benefits in Ecosystem Service Markets: Experimental Tests of Network Bonuses and Spatial Targeting

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1–21 (Jan 2016); doi: 10.1093/ajae/aav061
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Feb 2016
University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, University of Delaware - College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Resource and Rural Economics Division and University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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Agglomeration, contiguity, ecosystem service markets, experimental economics, network bonuses, reverse auctions, spatial targeting

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Addressing Social Dilemmas with Mascots, Information, and Graphics

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 58, Issue 1, pp. 150-168, 2020
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 May 2020
University of Delaware, University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics and University of Delaware
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Testing Social Preferences for an Economic 'Bad': An Artefactual Field Experiment

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 115, Issue 1, pp. 27-61, 2013
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jan 2013
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Cornell University - Department of Economics and Columbia University - Barnard College
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Artefactual field experiment, economic bad, majority‐rules voting, social preferences

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Experimental Evidence on Policy Approaches that Link Agricultural Subsidies to Water Quality Outcomes

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 101, Issue 1, pp. 109-133, 2019
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Apr 2020
Leah H. Palm‐Forster, Jordan Suter and Kent D. Messer
University of Delaware, Oberlin College and University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics
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Agri‐environmental policy, ambient‐pollution tax, conservation compliance, laboratory economics experiment, nonpoint source pollution, water quality

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Conserving Spatially Explicit Benefits in Ecosystem Service Markets: Experimental Tests of Network Bonuses and Spatial Targeting

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 98, Issue 2, pp. 468-488, 2016
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
USDA Economic Research Service, USDA Economic Research Service, University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, University of Delaware, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Resource and Rural Economics Division and University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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Agglomeration, contiguity, ecosystem service markets, experimental economics, network bonuses, reverse auctions, spatial targeting

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Behavior in a Spatially Explicit Groundwater Resource: Evidence from the Lab

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 94, Issue 5, pp. 1094-1112, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Oberlin College, University of Delaware, University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics and University of Delaware
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common-pool resources, groundwater, laboratory experiment, resource dynamics

Does Production Labeling Stigmatize Conventional Milk?

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 91, Issue 4, pp. 1097-1109, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Apr 2020
Christopher Kanter, Kent D. Messer and Harry M. Kaiser
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
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conventional milk, experimental economics, organic milk, production labeling, rBST‐free milk, stigma effect

Does Production Labeling Stigmatize Conventional Milk?

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 91, Issue 4, pp. 1097-1109, November 2009
Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Christopher Kanter, Kent D. Messer and Harry M. Kaiser
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management

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The Problem of Free Riding in Voluntary Generic Advertising: Parallelism and Possible Solutions from the Lab

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 90, Issue 2, pp. 540-552, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Apr 2020
Kent D. Messer, Harry M. Kaiser and William Schulze
University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and University of Utah
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experimental economics, generic advertising, provision point, status quo bias, voluntary contributions

The Problem of Free Riding in Voluntary Generic Advertising: Parallelism and Possible Solutions from the Lab

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 90, No. 2, pp. 540-552, May 2008
Posted: 11 Apr 2008
Kent D. Messer, Harry M. Kaiser and William D. Schulze
University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University - Department of Economics

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Optimal Institutional Mechanisms for Funding Generic Advertising: An Experimental Analysis

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 87, Issue 4, pp. 1046-1060, 2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Apr 2020
Kent D. Messer, Todd M. Schmit and Harry M. Kaiser
University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Cornell University and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
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experimental economics, generic commodity advertising, producer referendum, provision point mechanism

Optimal Institutional Mechanisms for Funding Generic Advertising: An Experimental Analysis

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 87, No. 4, pp. 1046-1060, November 2005
Posted: 16 Feb 2007
Kent D. Messer, Todd M. Schmit and Harry M. Kaiser
University of Delaware - Department of Applied Economics and Statistics, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management

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