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Workplace:Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Drivers of Online Grocery Shopping
    2019 Annual Meeting, July 21-23, Atlanta, Georgia, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads

2016

  1. Efficiency gains in commodity forecasting using disaggregated levels versus more aggregated predictions
    2016 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, Boston, Massachusetts, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads
  2. Forecasting Agricultural Commodity Transportation Costs: Mississippi River Barge Rates
    2016 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, Boston, Massachusetts, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Rejuvenating Mississippi River’s Post-Harvest Shipping
    2016 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, Boston, Massachusetts, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads

2015

  1. Agricultural Commodity Prices and Exchange Rates under Structural Change
    2015 AAEA & WAEA Joint Annual Meeting, July 26-28, San Francisco, California, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics (2016)

2011

  1. Integrated On-Farm Decision Making: Economic Implications of Increased Variation in Litter Size
    2011 Annual Meeting, February 5-8, 2011, Corpus Christi, Texas, Southern Agricultural Economics Association Downloads

2008

  1. A Spatial Hedonic Model with Time-Varying Parameters: A New Method Using Flexible Least Squares
    2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. DIFFERENCES IN U.S. CONSUMER PREFERENCES FOR CERTIFIED PORK CHOPS WHEN FACING BRANDED VS. NON-BRANDED CHOICES
    2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  3. The New Economics of Livestock Production Management
    2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  4. Traits Affecting Household Marketing Decisions in Rural Kenya
    2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads

2007

  1. Targeting Consumers by Store - The Basis of Increased Sales with Less Advertising
    2007 Annual Meeting, February 4-7, 2007, Mobile, Alabama, Southern Agricultural Economics Association Downloads

2006

  1. Evaluation of the Substitutability between U.S. and Canadian Softwood Lumber
    2006 Annual meeting, July 23-26, Long Beach, CA, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  2. Production Structure, Technological Change and Scale Economies in the Saw and Planing Mills Industry in New Brunswick, Canada
    2006 Annual meeting, July 23-26, Long Beach, CA, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  3. Productivity Growth and Convergence in Crop, Ruminant and Non-Ruminant Production: Measurement and Forecasts
    2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads View citations (29)
    Also in GTAP Working Papers, Center for Global Trade Analysis, Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University (2006) Downloads View citations (26)
    Working papers, Purdue University, Center for Global Trade Analysis, Global Trade Analysis Project (2006) Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. An Inverse Almost Ideal Demand System of Fresh Tomatoes in the U.S
    2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Bias and Scale Effects of Direct Government Payments
    2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  3. Certification of Pork Products
    2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  4. Disaggregate Productivity Growth in Livestock Production: A Directional Malmquist Index Approach
    2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (3)
  5. ECONOMIC REPLACEMENT OF A HETEROGENEOUS HERD
    2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2007)
  6. Technical Efficiency among Organic and Conventional Farms in Sweden 2000-2002: A Counterfactual and Self-Selection Analysis
    2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads

2004

  1. DOES RURAL JOB GROWTH LEAD THE ECONOMY OUT OF RECESSION?
    2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  2. INDIRECT UTILITY FUNCTIONS AND TESTABLE CONDITIONS
    2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  3. MEASURING THE EFFECT OF RURAL RESIDENCE ON INDIVIDUAL EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES: IS RURAL RESIDENCE ENDOGENOUS?
    2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  4. PRODUCT AND PROCESS CERTIFICATION IN IMPERFECTLY COMPETITIVE MARKETS
    2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (3)
  5. THE IMPACT OF HEALTH INFORMATION AND DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGES ON AGGREGATE MEAT DEMAND
    2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. DEVELOPMENT OF A STOCHASTIC MODEL TO EVALUATE PLANT GROWERS' ENTERPRISE BUDGETS
    2003 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Montreal, Canada, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Does Brazil Pose a Threat to the U.S. Pork Industry?
    Staff Papers, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Downloads
  3. PREFERENTIAL TRADE OF AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES IN THE CARIBBEAN BASIN
    2003 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Montreal, Canada, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (3)

2001

  1. MEASURING AN ALMOST IDEAL DEMAND SYSTEM WITH GENERALIZED FLEXIBLE LEAST SQUARES
    Staff Papers, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in 2000 Annual meeting, July 30-August 2, Tampa, FL, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) (2000) Downloads View citations (5)
  2. PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH AND CATCHING-UP: IMPLICATIONS FOR CHINA'S TRADE IN LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS
    2001 Annual meeting, August 5-8, Chicago, IL, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. THE ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF PHOSPHORUS-BASED MANURE MANAGEMENT POLICIES ON A REPRESENTATIVE NORTH CENTRAL INDIANA HOG-GRAIN FARM
    Staff Papers, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Downloads

2000

  1. CHARACTERISTICS OF U.S. VEAL CONSUMERS
    Staff Papers, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Downloads

1999

  1. EXPLORING WITH DYNAMIC RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ADVERTISING AND REVENUES WITHIN THE PORK INDUSTRY
    1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads
  2. Responding to Financial Stress What are the Options?
    Purdue Agricultural Economics Report, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Downloads
  3. STRUCTURAL CHANGE AND MARKET PERFORMANCE IN AGRICULTURE: CRITICAL ISSUES AND CONCERNS ABOUT CONCENTRATION IN THE PORK INDUSTRY
    Staff Papers, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Downloads View citations (3)

1997

  1. A YIELD CURVE BASES RULE FOR CHOOSING AMONG FARM MORTGAGES
    1997 Regional Committee NCT-173, October 6-7, 1997, Denver, Colorado, Regional Research Committee NC-1014: Agricultural and Rural Finance Markets in Transition Downloads

1992

  1. COINTEGRATION AND SETTLEMENT OF COMMODITY FUTURES CONTRACTS
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Macroeconomic Dynamics (1999)
  2. Markets, Contracts, and Integration as Methods to Link Farm Production with Food Processing
    Purdue Agricultural Economics Report, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Downloads

Journal Articles

2020

  1. QUALITY MANAGEMENT AND THE ECONOMICS OF GREEN COFFEE HERMETIC STORAGE
    International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics (IJFAEC), 2020, 08, (1) Downloads

2019

  1. Output and input bias effects of U.S. direct payments
    Agricultural Economics, 2019, 50, (2), 229-236 Downloads

2016

  1. Agricultural Commodity Prices and Exchange Rates under Structural Change
    Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2016, 41, (2) Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2013

  1. Consumer Preferences for Verified Pork-Rearing Practices in the Production of Ham Products
    Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2013, 38, (3), 21 Downloads View citations (4)

2011

  1. A stochastic approach to evaluating livestock marketing policy initiatives
    African Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2011, 06, (2), 14 Downloads

2010

  1. A Seasonal Inverse Almost Ideal Demand System for North American Fresh Tomatoes
    Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, 2010, 58, (2), 215-234 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Optimal Control of Desensitizing Inputs: The Case of Paylean
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2010, 92, (1), 56-69 Downloads

2009

  1. Quality certification vs. product traceability: Consumer preferences for informational attributes of pork in Georgia
    Food Policy, 2009, 34, (3), 305-310 Downloads View citations (27)

2008

  1. Applying cointegration and error correction to measure trade linkages: maize prices in the United States and Mexico
    Agricultural Economics, 2008, 39, (1), 29-39 Downloads View citations (12)

2007

  1. Economic Replacement of a Heterogeneous Herd
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2007, 89, (1), 24-35 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Public Preferences and Private Choices: Effect of Altruism and Free Riding on Demand for Environmentally Certified Pork
    Environmental & Resource Economics, 2007, 36, (4), 499-521 Downloads View citations (32)

2006

  1. Marketing Opportunities for Certified Pork Chops
    Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, 2006, 54, (4), 567-583 Downloads View citations (30)

2004

  1. Mitigating the Compliance Cost of a Phosphorus-Based Swine Manure Management Policy
    Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 2004, 36, (1), 12 Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 2004, 36, (1), 23-34 (2004) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Productivity growth, catching-up and uncertainty in China's meat trade
    Agricultural Economics, 2004, 31, (1), 1-16 Downloads View citations (9)

2003

  1. Analysis of Economically Optimal Nutrition and Marketing Strategies for Paylean® Usage in Hog Production
    Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2003, 28, (2), 15 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Estimating Dynamic Relationships between Pork Advertising and Revenues
    Review of Agricultural Economics, 2003, 25, (2), 279-293 Downloads
    Also in Review of Agricultural Economics, 2003, 25, (2), 279-293 (2003) Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. Capital Investment under Alternative Marketing Scenarios in the Hog Industry: A Real Option Approach
    Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, 2002, 50, (3), 223-235 Downloads View citations (4)

1999

  1. COINTEGRATION AND SETTLEMENT OF COMMODITY FUTURES CONTRACTS
    Macroeconomic Dynamics, 1999, 3, (2), 226-242 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1992)
  2. NUTRITION AND THE ECONOMICS OF SWINE MANAGEMENT
    Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1999, 31, (1), 14 Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1999, 31, (1), 83-96 (1999) Downloads View citations (6)

1998

  1. Determination of Focal Pricing Regions for U.S. Fed Cattle
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1998, 80, (1), 84-95 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF PHOSPHORUS - REDUCING TECHNOLOGIES IN PORK PRODUCTION
    Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1998, 23, (2), 15 Downloads View citations (10)

1997

  1. ASSESSING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MARKET FACTORS AND REGIONAL PRICE DYNAMICS IN U.S. CATTLE MARKETS
    Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1997, 22, (1), 12 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Production costs and input substitution in Zimbabwe's smallholder agriculture
    Agricultural Economics, 1997, 17, (2-3), 201-209 Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Agricultural Economics, 1997, 17, (2-3), 201-209 (1997) Downloads View citations (1)

1995

  1. Estimation of dynamic maize supply response in Zambia
    Agricultural Economics, 1995, 12, (1), 99-107 Downloads
    Also in Agricultural Economics, 1995, 12, (1), 99-107 (1995) Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Packer sorting strategies for fresh pork
    Agribusiness, 1995, 11, (5), 423-430 View citations (2)
  3. System Theoretic Time-Series Forecasts of Weekly Live Cattle Prices
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1995, 77, (4), 1012-1023 Downloads View citations (2)

1994

  1. Estimating Elasticities with the Linear Approximate Almost Ideal Demand System: Some Monte Carlo Results
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1994, 76, (2), 351-56 Downloads View citations (97)
  2. RISK PREFERENCES AND CONTRACTING IN THE U.S. HOG INDUSTRY
    Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1994, 26, (2), 13 Downloads View citations (26)
    Also in Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1994, 26, (2), 393-405 (1994) Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Using Censored Data to Estimate Implicit Values of Swine Breeding Stock Attributes
    Review of Agricultural Economics, 1994, 16, (2), 259-268 Downloads View citations (2)

1992

  1. A Dynamic Model of Investment in the U.S. Beef-Cattle Industry
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 1992, 10, (4), 419-26 View citations (18)

1991

  1. ESTIMATING PRODUCTIVITY CHANGES WITH FLEXIBLE COEFICIENTS
    Western Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1991, 16, (2), 11 Downloads View citations (11)

1990

  1. Separability Testing in Production Economics: Comment
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1990, 72, (2), 499-501 Downloads

Edited books

2018

  1. How to Feed the World
    Springer Books, Springer
 
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