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Homepage:http://are.berkeley.edu/~ligon
Postal address:207 Giannini Hall #3310 University of California Berkeley, CA 94720 USA
Workplace:Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California-Berkeley, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2024

  1. Spatial Procurement of Farm Products and the Supply of Processed Foods: Application to the Tomato Processing Industry
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2023) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article Spatial Procurement of Farm Products and the Supply of Processed Foods: Application to the Tomato Processing Industry, Review of Industrial Organization, Springer (2024) Downloads (2024)

2023

  1. Risk sharing tests and covariate shocks
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads

2022

  1. SMS Surveys of Selected Expenditures
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads

2020

  1. Estimating Household Welfare from Disaggregate Expenditures
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2017) Downloads
  2. Inferring informal risk-sharing regimes: Evidence from rural Tanzania
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads
    See also Journal Article Inferring informal risk-sharing regimes: Evidence from rural Tanzania, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier (2020) Downloads (2020)
  3. Should Consumption Sub-Aggregates Be Used to Measure Poverty ?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2020) Downloads

2019

  1. Structural experimentation to distinguish between models of risk sharing with frictions in rural Paraguay
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2017) Downloads

    See also Journal Article Structural Experimentation to Distinguish between Models of Risk Sharing with Frictions in Rural Paraguay, Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press (2020) Downloads View citations (1) (2020)

2017

  1. Asset Transfers and Household Neediness
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Estimating the Relative Benefits of Agricultural Growth on the Distribution of Expenditures
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article Estimating the Relative Benefits of Agricultural Growth on the Distribution of Expenditures, World Development, Elsevier (2018) Downloads View citations (36) (2018)
  3. US Farm-Household Consumption Expenditures and the Value of Crop Insurance
    SCC-76 Meeting, 2017, March 30-April 1, Pensacola, Florida, SCC-76: Economics and Management of Risk in Agriculture and Natural Resources Downloads

2016

  1. All \lambda-separable Frisch demands and corresponding utility functions
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads
  2. Some $\lambda$-separable Frisch demands with utility functions
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2016) Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Structural Experimentation to Distinguish between Models of Risk Sharing with Frictions
    2013 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics

2012

  1. Incentives & Nutrition For Rotten Kids: The Quantity & Quality Of Food Allocated Within Philippine Households
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads
    Also in 2012 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics (2012) Downloads

2011

  1. Dynamic intrahousehold bargaining, matrimonial property law and suicide in Canada
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2011) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Dynamics, risk, and vulnerability
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads
    Also in CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (2011) Downloads
  3. Estimating the effects of aggregate agricultural growth on the distribution of expenditures
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (8)
  4. Incentives and nutrition for rotten kids: intrahousehold food allocation in the Philippines
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2011) Downloads View citations (15)
  5. Motives for Sharing in Social Networks
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article Motives for sharing in social networks, Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier (2012) Downloads View citations (87) (2012)
  6. Supply and Effects of Specialty Crop Insurance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Chapter Supply and Effects of Specialty Crop Insurance, NBER Chapters, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (3) (2011)
  7. The Value of social networks in rural Paraguay
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Measuring Risk by Looking at Changes in Inequality: vulnerability in Ecuador
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Nutrition and Risk Sharing within the Household
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in TSE Working Papers, Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) (2009) Downloads View citations (3)
    IDEI Working Papers, Institut d'Économie Industrielle (IDEI), Toulouse (2009) Downloads View citations (3)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2009) Downloads View citations (3)

2008

  1. ARE Update Volume 12, Number 2
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads
  2. Interactions between Explicit and Implicit Contracting: Evidence from California Agriculture
    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)

2006

  1. Can Growth Compensate Inequality and Risk?---a welfare analysis for Chinese households
    2006 Annual meeting, July 23-26, Long Beach, CA, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads

2005

  1. Poverty and the Welfare Costs of Risk Associated with Globalization
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article Poverty and the welfare costs of risk associated with globalization, World Development, Elsevier (2006) Downloads View citations (7) (2006)

2004

  1. Evaluating different approaches to estimating vulnerability
    Social Protection Discussion Papers and Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (53)
  2. Targeting and Informal Insurance
    Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2002) Downloads View citations (8)

2003

  1. On the Efficacy of Contractual Provisions for Processing Tomatoes
    2003 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Montreal, Canada, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (4)

2002

  1. Dynamic Bargaining in Households (with application to Bangladesh)
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (56)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (2002) Downloads View citations (56)
  2. Estimation of an Efficient Tomato Contract
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article Estimation of an efficient tomato contract, European Review of Agricultural Economics, Oxford University Press and the European Agricultural and Applied Economics Publications Foundation (2002) View citations (16) (2002)
  3. MEASURING VULNERABILITY
    2002 Annual meeting, July 28-31, Long Beach, CA, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2002, Royal Economic Society (2002) View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article Measuring Vulnerability, Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society (2003) View citations (202) (2003)
  4. Measuring Vulnerability: The Director's Cut
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (9)

2001

  1. Agricultural Markets As Relative Performance Evaluation
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article Agricultural Markets as Relative Performance Evaluation, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (2001) Downloads View citations (15) (2001)
  2. ESTIMATION OF AN OPTIMAL TOMATO CONTRACT
    2001 Annual meeting, August 5-8, Chicago, IL, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Policing Mechanisms in Agricultural Contracts
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (14)

2000

  1. Informal Insurance Arrangements in Village Economies
    Keele Department of Economics Discussion Papers (1995-2001), Department of Economics, Keele University Downloads
    Also in CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (1997) Downloads View citations (20)

1999

  1. Agricultural Supply Response Under Contract
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article Agricultural Supply Response Under Contract, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (1999) Downloads View citations (6) (1999)
  2. Incentive Instruments in Agricultural Contracts: Input Control, Monitoring, Quality Measurement, and Price Risk
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (46)
  3. Producer Price Risk and Quality Measurement
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics View citations (42)
    Also in CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (1998) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article Producer Price Risk and Quality Measurement, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (1999) Downloads View citations (39) (1999)

1998

  1. ECONOMIC DISTANCE, SPILLOVERS, AND CROSS-COUNTRY COMPARISONS
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads
  2. Mutual Insurance, Individual Savings and Limited Commitment
    Keele Department of Economics Discussion Papers (1995-2001), Department of Economics, Keele University Downloads
    See also Journal Article Mutual Insurance, Individual Savings and Limited Commitment, Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics (2000) Downloads View citations (114) (2000)
  3. QUALITY MEASUREMENT AND RISK-SHARING IN CONTRACTS FOR CALIFORNIA FRUITS AND VEGETABLES
    1998 Annual meeting, August 2-5, Salt Lake City, UT, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (4)

1997

  1. Government Management of Village Commons: Evaluating Joint Forest Management
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads
  2. PANEL DATA AND EULER EQUATIONS
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (1997) Downloads

1996

  1. RISK SHARING AND INFORMATION: THEORY AND MEASUREMENT IN VILLAGE ECONOMIES
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (1996) Downloads View citations (5)

1995

  1. ALTRUISM AND MARKETS
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  2. COMPUTING PRIVATE INFORMATION EQUILIBRIA: MORAL HAZARD IN AN INDIAN VILLAGE
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads
    Also in Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley (1995) Downloads

1994

  1. Risk-Sharing Under Varying Information Regimes: Theory and Measurement in Village Economies
    CUDARE Working Papers, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (3)

Journal Articles

2024

  1. Spatial Procurement of Farm Products and the Supply of Processed Foods: Application to the Tomato Processing Industry
    Review of Industrial Organization, 2024, 64, (1), 11-33 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Spatial Procurement of Farm Products and the Supply of Processed Foods: Application to the Tomato Processing Industry, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series (2024) Downloads (2024)

2022

  1. Consumption Subaggregates Should Not Be Used to Measure Poverty
    The World Bank Economic Review, 2022, 36, (2), 413-432 Downloads View citations (2)

2020

  1. Inferring informal risk-sharing regimes: Evidence from rural Tanzania
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2020, 177, (C), 941-955 Downloads
    See also Working Paper Inferring informal risk-sharing regimes: Evidence from rural Tanzania, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series (2020) Downloads (2020)
  2. Structural Experimentation to Distinguish between Models of Risk Sharing with Frictions in Rural Paraguay
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2020, 69, (1), 1 - 50 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper Structural experimentation to distinguish between models of risk sharing with frictions in rural Paraguay, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series (2019) Downloads View citations (2) (2019)

2019

  1. What explains low adoption of digital payment technologies? Evidence from small-scale merchants in Jaipur, India
    PLOS ONE, 2019, 14, (7), 1-22 Downloads View citations (11)

2018

  1. Estimating the Relative Benefits of Agricultural Growth on the Distribution of Expenditures
    World Development, 2018, 109, (C), 417-428 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper Estimating the Relative Benefits of Agricultural Growth on the Distribution of Expenditures, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series (2017) Downloads View citations (2) (2017)

2016

  1. All λ-separable demands and rationalizing utility functions
    Economics Letters, 2016, 147, (C), 16-18 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Some λ-Separable Frisch Demands with Utility Functions
    Economics Bulletin, 2016, 36, (1), 68-74 Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Cooperation, Reciprocity and Altruism in Developing Countries: Discussion
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2012, 94, (2), 419-421 Downloads
  2. Motives for sharing in social networks
    Journal of Development Economics, 2012, 99, (1), 13-26 Downloads View citations (87)
    See also Working Paper Motives for Sharing in Social Networks, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series (2011) Downloads View citations (2) (2011)

2009

  1. Risk Management in the Cooperative Contract
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2009, 91, (5), 1211-1217 Downloads View citations (5)

2007

  1. AJAE Appendix: Agricultural Contracts: Data and Research Needs
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics APPENDICES, 2007, 89, (5), 7 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Agricultural Contracts: Data and Research Needs
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2007, 89, (5), 1276-1281 Downloads View citations (9)

2006

  1. Poverty and the welfare costs of risk associated with globalization
    World Development, 2006, 34, (8), 1446-1457 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper Poverty and the Welfare Costs of Risk Associated with Globalization, WIDER Working Paper Series (2005) Downloads (2005)

2005

  1. Formal Markets and Informal Insurance
    International Review of Law and Economics, 2005, 25, (1), 75-88 Downloads View citations (4)

2004

  1. Using Production Data to Design Efficient Contracts
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2004, 86, (3), 848-853 Downloads View citations (1)

2003

  1. Measuring Vulnerability
    Economic Journal, 2003, 113, (486), C95-C102 View citations (202)
    See also Working Paper MEASURING VULNERABILITY, 2002 Annual meeting, July 28-31, Long Beach, CA (2002) Downloads View citations (19) (2002)
  2. Optimal risk in agricultural contracts
    Agricultural Systems, 2003, 75, (2-3), 265-276 Downloads View citations (3)

2002

  1. Economic Distance and Cross-Country Spillovers
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2002, 7, (2), 157-87 Downloads View citations (135)
  2. Estimation of an efficient tomato contract
    European Review of Agricultural Economics, 2002, 29, (2), 237-253 View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper Estimation of an Efficient Tomato Contract, Staff General Research Papers Archive (2002) View citations (19) (2002)
  3. Informal Insurance Arrangements with Limited Commitment: Theory and Evidence from Village Economies
    The Review of Economic Studies, 2002, 69, (1), 209-244 Downloads View citations (422)

2001

  1. Agricultural Markets as Relative Performance Evaluation
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2001, 83, (2), 318-328 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper Agricultural Markets As Relative Performance Evaluation, Staff General Research Papers Archive (2001) View citations (15) (2001)

2000

  1. Mutual Insurance, Individual Savings and Limited Commitment
    Review of Economic Dynamics, 2000, 3, (2), 216-246 Downloads View citations (114)
    See also Working Paper Mutual Insurance, Individual Savings and Limited Commitment, Keele Department of Economics Discussion Papers (1995-2001) (1998) Downloads (1998)

1999

  1. Agricultural Supply Response Under Contract
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1999, 81, (3), 610-615 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper Agricultural Supply Response Under Contract, Staff General Research Papers Archive (1999) View citations (9) (1999)
  2. Government Management of Village Commons: Comparing Two Forest Policies
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1999, 37, (3), 272-289 Downloads View citations (23)
  3. Incentive Instruments in Fruit and Vegetable Contracts: Input Control, Monitoring, Measuring, and Price Risk
    Review of Agricultural Economics, 1999, 21, (2), 374-389 Downloads View citations (51)
  4. LIQUIDITY CONSTRAINTS AND INCENTIVE CONTRACTS
    Macroeconomic Dynamics, 1999, 3, (1), 1-47 Downloads View citations (18)
  5. Producer Price Risk and Quality Measurement
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1999, 81, (3), 512-524 Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Working Paper Producer Price Risk and Quality Measurement, Staff General Research Papers Archive (1999) View citations (42) (1999)

1998

  1. Risk Sharing and Information in Village Economies
    The Review of Economic Studies, 1998, 65, (4), 847-864 Downloads View citations (143)

Chapters

2011

  1. Supply and Effects of Specialty Crop Insurance
    A chapter in The Intended and Unintended Effects of US Agricultural and Biotechnology Policies, 2011, pp 113-142 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper Supply and Effects of Specialty Crop Insurance, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (3) (2011)

2007

  1. Risk and the Evolution of Inequality in China in an Era of Globalization
    A chapter in Globalization and Poverty, 2007, pp 599-628 Downloads View citations (3)
 
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