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Workplace:Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Michigan State University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2012

  1. Smallholder Behavioral Responses to Marketing Board Activities in a Dual Channel Marketing System: The Case of Maize in Zambia
    2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The dynamics of insurance demand under liquidity constraints and insurer default risk
    IFPRI discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Zambian Smallholder Behavioral Responses To Food Reserve Agency Activities (Revised Version)
    Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. The Effects of the Food Reserve Agency on Maize Market Prices in Zambia
    Food Security Collaborative Working Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Agricultural Economics (2013)
  2. Zambian Smallholder Behavioral Responses To Food Reserve Agency Activities
    Food Security Collaborative Working Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Measuring Integration and Efficiency in Maize Grain Markets: The Case of South Africa and Mozambique
    2010 AAAE Third Conference/AEASA 48th Conference, September 19-23, 2010, Cape Town, South Africa, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE) Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Patterns and Trends in Food Staples Markets in Eastern and Southern Africa: Toward the Identification of Priority Investments and Strategies for Developing Markets and Promoting Smallholder Productivity Growth
    Food Security International Development Working Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (37)

2009

  1. A Test of the New Variant Famine Hypothesis: Panel Survey Evidence from Zambia
    2009 Conference, August 16-22, 2009, Beijing, China, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads
    See also Journal Article in World Development (2010)

2007

  1. HIV/AIDS and Agrarian Livelihoods in Zambia: A Test of the New Variant Famine Hypothesis
    Food Security Collaborative Working Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics (2007) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Long Memory and FIGARCH Models for Daily and High Frequency Commodity Prices
    Working Papers, Queen Mary University of London, School of Economics and Finance Downloads View citations (45)

2006

  1. The Effects of Government Maize Marketing Policies on Maize Market Prices in Kenya
    2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia, International Association of Agricultural Economists Downloads

2005

  1. How Should We Value Agricultural Insurance Contracts
    2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (2)

2004

  1. Grain marketing policy changes and spatial efficiency of maize and wheat markets in Ethiopia
    MTID discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads View citations (4)

2003

  1. Analyzing grain market efficiency in developing countries
    MTID discussion papers, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Downloads

2002

  1. DYNAMIC RISK MANAGEMENT UNDER CREDIT CONSTRAINTS
    2002 Conference, April 22-23, 2002, St. Louis, Missouri, NCR-134 Conference on Applied Commodity Price Analysis, Forecasting, and Market Risk Management Downloads
  2. Testing for Constant Hedge Ratios in Commodity Markets: A Multivariate Garch Approach
    Staff General Research Papers Archive, Iowa State University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (43)
    Also in Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) Publications, Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) at Iowa State University (2001) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Empirical Finance (2002)

2001

  1. OPTIMAL POST-HARVEST GRAINS STORAGE BY RISK AVERSE FARMERS
    Staff Paper Series, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads

1999

  1. FORECASTING ACCURACY, RATIONAL EXPECTATIONS AND MARKET EFFICIENCY IN THE US BEEF CATTLE INDUSTRY
    1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. SOCIAL CAPITAL, THE TERMS OF TRADE, AND THE DISTRIBUTION OF INCOME
    Staff Paper Series, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (3)

1998

  1. INVESTMENT UNDER UNCERTAINTY AND DYNAMIC ADJUSTMENT IN FINNISH PORK INDUSTRY
    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 (19)
    See also Journal Article in American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2000)
  2. The Effect of Liberalization on Grain Prices and Marketing Margins in Ethiopia
    Food Security International Development Working Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Downloads View citations (7)

1997

  1. EVALUATING ALTERNATIVE CROP INSURANCE DESIGNS
    1997 Regional Committee NCT-173, October 6-7, 1997, Denver, Colorado, Regional Research Committee NC-1014: Agricultural and Rural Finance Markets in Transition Downloads

1993

  1. EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF AGRICULTURAL COMMODITY PRICES: A VIEWPOINT
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (28)

1992

  1. Time Series Econometrics and Commodity Price Analysis
    1992 Conference (36th), February 10-13, 1992, Canberra, Australia, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society Downloads View citations (4)

1989

  1. MODELING COMMODITY PRICE DISTRIBUTION AND ESTIMATING THE OPTIMAL FUTURES HEDGE
    Working Papers, Michigan State - Econometrics and Economic Theory View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Columbia - Center for Futures Markets (1989) View citations (5)
  2. ON SUPPLY SIDE OPTION VALUE
    Staff Papers, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics Downloads

1985

  1. SHIFTING FOUNDATIONS OF AGRICULTURAL POLICY ANALYSIS: WELFARE ECONOMICS WHEN RISK MARKETS ARE INCOMPLETE
    Staff Papers, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics Downloads View citations (11)

Journal Articles

2013

  1. Evaluating the effectiveness of inter-regional trade and storage in Malawi’s private sector maize markets
    Food Policy, 2013, 41, (C), 75-84 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. The effects of the Food Reserve Agency on maize market prices in Zambia
    Agricultural Economics, 2013, 44, (2), 203-216 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. The spillover effects of biofuel policy on participation in the conservation reserve program
    Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2013, 37, (9), 1755-1770 Downloads

2012

  1. Multiple-Regime Spatial Price Transmission with an Application to Maize Markets in Southern Africa
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2012, 94, (1), 174-188 Downloads View citations (32)

2011

  1. The effects of a large discrete maize price increase on the distribution of household welfare and poverty in rural Kenya-super-1
    Agricultural Economics, 2011, 42, (3), 343-356 View citations (24)

2010

  1. A Century of Research on Agricultural Markets
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2010, 92, (2), 376-403 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. A Test of the New Variant Famine Hypothesis: Panel Survey Evidence from Zambia
    World Development, 2010, 38, (3), 356-368 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Expected utility paradoxes
    Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), 2010, 39, (2), 187-193 Downloads View citations (12)

2009

  1. Model selection in stochastic frontier analysis with an application to maize production in Kenya
    Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2009, 31, (1), 33-46 Downloads View citations (24)

2008

  1. Dynamics of rice prices and agricultural wages in the Philippines
    Agricultural Economics, 2008, 38, (3), 339-348 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. The effects of NCPB marketing policies on maize market prices in Kenya
    Agricultural Economics, 2008, 38, (3), 313-325 Downloads View citations (33)

2007

  1. AJAE Appendix: Estimating Policy Effects on Spatial Market Efficiency: An Extension to the Parity Bounds Model
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics APPENDICES, 2007, 89, (2), 5 Downloads View citations (29)
    Also in American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2007, 89, (2), 338-352 (2007) Downloads View citations (45)

2006

  1. Managing food price risks and instability in a liberalizing market environment: Overview and policy options
    Food Policy, 2006, 31, (4), 275-287 Downloads View citations (50)
  2. On the costs of food price fluctuations in low-income countries
    Food Policy, 2006, 31, (4), 288-301 Downloads View citations (23)

2005

  1. Measuring Excess Capital Capacity in Agricultural Production
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2005, 91, (3), 765-776 Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. Optimal On-Farm Grain Storage by Risk-Averse Farmers
    Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2003, 28, (3), 22 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Report of the AJAE Editors (2002–2003)
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2003, 85, (5), 1343-1347 Downloads

2002

  1. Social Capital and the Terms of Trade for Farmland
    Review of Agricultural Economics, 2002, 24, (1), 44-58 Downloads View citations (26)
  2. Testing for constant hedge ratios in commodity markets: a multivariate GARCH approach
    Journal of Empirical Finance, 2002, 9, (5), 589-603 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2000

  1. Crop Insurance under Catastrophic Risk
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2000, 82, (4), 842-855 Downloads View citations (34)
  2. Investment under Uncertainty and Dynamic Adjustment in the Finnish Pork Industry
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2000, 82, (4), 956-967 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1999

  1. HEDGING WITH FUTURES AND OPTIONS UNDER A TRUNCATED CASH PRICE DISTRIBUTION
    Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1999, 31, (3), 11 Downloads View citations (5)

1998

  1. The Effects of Crop Yield Insurance Designs on Farmer Participation and Welfare
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1998, 80, (4), 806-820 Downloads View citations (32)

1997

  1. Regime shifts and technology diffusion in crop yield growth paths with an application to maize yields in Zimbabwe
    Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1997, 41, (3), 19 Downloads View citations (3)

1996

  1. Optimal Dynamic Hedging in Unbiased Futures Markets
    American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1996, 78, (1), 13-20 Downloads View citations (10)

1995

  1. Testing for a time-varying risk premiumin the returns to U.S. farmland
    Journal of Empirical Finance, 1995, 2, (3), 265-276 Downloads View citations (5)

1994

  1. Time Series Econometrics and Commodity Price Analysis: A Review
    Review of Marketing and Agricultural Economics, 1994, 62, (02), 15 Downloads View citations (29)

1992

  1. Incomplete Markets and Commodity-Linked Finance in Developing Countries
    World Bank Research Observer, 1992, 7, (1), 79-94 View citations (3)
  2. Intervention bias in agricultural policy
    Agricultural Economics, 1992, 7, (3-4), 209-224 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. WHY DO FARMERS FORWARD CONTRACT IN FACTOR MARKETS?
    Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1992, 24, (1), 7 Downloads View citations (4)

1991

  1. Bivariate GARCH Estimation of the Optimal Commodity Futures Hedge
    Journal of Applied Econometrics, 1991, 6, (2), 109-24 Downloads View citations (270)

1990

  1. ESTIMATING SOURCES OF FLUCTUATIONS IN THE AUSTRALIAN WOOL MARKET: AN APPLICATION OF VAR METHODS
    Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1990, 34, (3), 21 Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1990, 34, (3), 242-262 (1990) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Supply-Side Option Value: Further Discussion
    Land Economics, 1990, 66, (4), 425-429 Downloads View citations (3)

1985

  1. EFFECTS OF PAST AUSTRALIAN WHEAT PRICE POLICIES ON KEY INDUSTRY VARIABLES
    Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1985, 29, (1), 1-15 Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1985, 29, (1), 15 (1985) Downloads View citations (3)

Editor

  1. American Journal of Agricultural Economics
    Agricultural and Applied Economics Association
 
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