Staff Paper Series

Gender Equality in the Family Can Reduce the Malaria Burden in Malawi

Matthew J. Klein [mjklein2@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [bradford.barham@wisc.edu]
Yuexuan Wu
Staff Paper Series No. 594, September 2019, 55p.

“Gender Shock” and Household Labor Allocation: Dowry and Labor Migration in Pakistan

Ahmed Raza Cheema
Ian Coxhead [ian.coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 593, June 2019, 47p.

Quantifying Disruptive Trade Policies

Edward J. Balistreri [ebalistr@iastate.edu]
Christoph Böhringer [christoph.boehringer@uni-oldenburg.de]
Thomas F. Rutherford [rutherford@aae.wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 592, November 2018, 53p.

Broadband’s Relationship to Rural Housing Values

Steven Deller, scdeller@wisc.edu
Brian Whitacre
Staff Paper Series No. 591, October 2018, 38p.

Point Estimates of Household Bargaining Power Using Outside Options

Matthew J. Klein [mjklein2@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [bradford.barham@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 590, Revised: July 2019, 56p.

The Effect of Membership Expansion on Credit Union Risk and Returns

Jordan van Rijn [vanrijn@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 588, February 2018, 59p.

Endogenous Selection, Migration & Occupation Outcomes for Rural Southern Mexicans

Esteban J. Quiñones [equinones@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [bradford.barham@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 587, Revised: December 2018, 47p.

Does Empathic Concern for Children Explain the Gender-Donations Gap?

Jordan van Rijn [vanrijn@wisc.edu]
Esteban J. Quiñones [equinones@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [bradford.barham@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 586, Revised: October 2018, 36p.

Modern Agricultural Science in Transition: A Survey of U.S. Land-Grant Agricultural and Life Scientists

Bradford L. Barham [bradford.barham@wisc.edu]
Jeremy D. Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Maria Isabella R. Agnes [magnes@wisc.edu]
Jordan van Rijn [vanrijn@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 585, January 2017, 23p.

An Experimental Approach to Comparing Similarity- and Guilt-Based Charitable Appeals

Jordan van Rijn [vanrijn@wisc.edu]
Bradford Barham [bradford.barham@wisc.edu]
Reka Sundaram-Stukel [Reka.SundaramStukel@dhs.wisconsin.gov]
Staff Paper Series No. 584, August 2016, 77p.

Does Freer Trade Really Lead to Productivity Growth? Evidence from Africa

Lauren R. Bresnahan [lbresnah@umd.edu]
Ian Coxhead [ian.coxhead@wisc.edu]
Jeremy Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Tewodaj Mogues [t.mogues@cgiar.org]
Staff Paper Series No. 583, May 2016, 40p.

An Exploratory Analysis of Women Farmers and Rural Economic Growth and Development

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Tessa Conroy [tessa.conroy@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 580, September 2015, 27p.

Food Price Bubbles and Government Intervention: Is China Different?

Jian Li [hzaulj@126.com]
Chongguang Li []
Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 579, June 2015, 40p.

Factors Affecting the Interstate Migration of Manufacturing Firms: Much to do About Nothing?

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Tessa Conroy [tconroy2@wisc.edu]
Alexandra Tsvetkova [tsvetkova.1@osu.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 578, March 2015, 26p.

Small Food Processing in the Context of Local Foods

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Maureen Stickel [mstickel@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 577, October 2014, 23p.

Southeast Asia's Long Transition

Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 575, July 2014, 32p.

Education in Southeast Asia: Investments, Achievements, and Returns

Diep Phan [phand@beloit.edu]
Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 574, July 2014, 45p.

Lucky Countries? Internal and External Sources of Southeast Asian Growth

Tracy Phung
Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Chang Lian [clian@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 573, July 2014, 47p.

Poverty, Public Health and Local Foods

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Laura Brown
Amber Canto
Staff Paper Series No. 572, February 2014, 38p.

Local Foods and Community Health: An Exploratory Analysis

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Laura Brown
Amber Canto
Staff Paper Series No. 571, February 2014, 37p.

Local Foods and Rural Economic Growth

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Laura Brown [laura.brown@ces.uwex.edu]
Anna Haines [anna.haines@uwsp.edu]
Randy Fortenbery [r.fortenbery@wsu.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 570, February 2014, 30p.

Current Prospects for Bioenergy Crop Production on Marginal Lands: Results from a Farm Survey in Southwestern Wisconsin

Daniel Mooney [dfmooney!wisc.edu]
Brad Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Chang Lian [clian@wisc.edu]
Steve Ventura
Natalie Hunt
Tim Meehan
Randy Jackson

Staff Paper Series No. 569, July 2013, 11p.

A Trade Area Analysis of Wisconsin Retail Markets: Updated for 2011

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 567, July 2012, 36p.

Long-Run Costs of Piecemeal Reform: Wage Inequality and Returns to Education in Vietnam

Diep Phan [phand@beloit.edu]
Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 566, Revised: April 2013, 48p.

Frac Sand Mining and Community Economic Development

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Andrew Schreiber
Staff Paper Series No. 565, May 2012, 35p.

Vietnam’s New Environmental Tax Law: What Will it Cost? Who Will Pay?

Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Nguyen Van Chan
Staff Paper Series No. 561, August 2011, 45p.

Global Market Shocks and Poverty in Vietnam: The Case of Rice

Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Vu Hoang Linh
Le Dong Tam [dle2@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 559, Revised: January 2012, 42p.

A Trade Area Analysis of Wisconsin Counties: Updated for 2010

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 558, July 2011, 39p.

How Stressed are Wisconsin Cities and Villages?

Craig Maher [maher@uwosh.edu]
Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
John Kovari
Staff Paper Series No. 557, February 2011, 12p.

Sequential Adoption of Package Technologies: The Dynamics of Stacked Trait Corn Adoption

Ursula Aldana [utaldana@wisc.edu]
Jeremy D. Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Pilar Useche
Staff Paper Series No. 556, November 2010, 42p.

The Economics of Water Dependent Industries in Portage County

Jennifer Stewart [jennifer.stewart@ces.uwex.edu]
Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Ken Schroeder
Staff Paper Series No. 555, November 2010, 27p.

Sustainability Under Siege: Transport Costs and Corruption on West Africa’s Trade Corridors

Daniel W. Bromley [dbromley@wisc.edu]
Jeremy D. Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 554, November 2010, 44p.

GM vs. Non-GM: A Survival Analysis of Hybrid Seed Corn in the US

Xingling Ma [xma2@wisc.edu]
Guanming Shi [gshi@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 553, November 2010, 23p.

The Fiscal Health of Wisconsin Counties: An Analysis of Primary and Secondary Data

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Craig Maher
John Kovari
Staff Paper Series No. 552, October 2010, 38p.

Market Concentration and the Analysis of Vertical Market Structures

Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Guanming Shi [gshi@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 551, October 2010, 23p.

An Updated Trade Analysis of Wisconsin Counties for 2009

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 550, October 2010, 43p.

The Ecological Footprint of Poverty Alleviation: Evidence from Mexico's Oportunidades Program

Jennifer M. Alix-Garcia [alixgarcia@wisc.edu]
Craig McIntosh
Katharine R. E. Sims
Jarrod R. Welch
Staff Paper Series No. 549, August 2010, 47p.

Forest Conservation and Slippage: Evidence from Mexico's National Payments for Ecosystem Services Program

Jennifer M. Alix-Garcia [alixgarcia@wisc.edu]
Elizabeth N. Shapiro
Katharine R. E. Sims
Staff Paper Series No. 548, August 2010, 53p.

Economic Impact of Foreign Exports on the Wisconsin Economy

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 546, August 2010, 20p.

A Semi-Parametric Analysis of Technology, with an Application to U.S. Dairy Farms

Gustavos de los Campos [gdeloscampos@gmail.com]
Jeremy Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Daniel Gianola [gianola@ansci.wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 545, March 2010, 42p.

An Analysis of the Pricing of Traits in the U.S. Corn Seed Market

Guanming Shi [ghsi@wisc.edu]
Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Kyle Stiegert [kwstiegert@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 544, December 2009, 39p.

Choices under Risk in Rural Peru

Francisco Galarza [fbgalarzaare@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 542, October 2009, 54p.

The Contribution of Agriculture to the Wisconsin Economy

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
David Williams [david.williams@ces.uwex.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 541, August 2009, 34p.

The Dynamics of the U.S. Milk Supply: Implications for Changes in U.S. Dairy Policy

Marin Bozic [bozic@wisc.edu]
Brian W. Gould [bwgould@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 540, July 2009, 40p.

Accounting for Respondent Uncertainty to Improve Willingness-to-Pay Estimates

Rebecca Moore [rmoore@warnell.uga.edu]
Richard C. Bishop [rcbishop@wisc.edu]
Bill Provencher [rwproven@wisc.edu]
Patricia Champ [pchamp@fs.fed.us]
Staff Paper Series No. 537, May 2009, 38p.

The Construction of a Tax and Expenditure Limitation Index for the US

Lindsay Amiel [lnamiel@wisc.edu]
Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Judith Stallmann
Staff Paper Series No. 536, May 2009, 33p.

On Pricing and Vertical Organization of Differentiated Products

Guanming Shi [gshi@wisc.edu]
Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 535, October 2010, 34p.

Food Insecurity and Its Determinants in Asia and the Pacific

Douglas Southgate
Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 534, April 2009, 30p.

The Efficiency of Voluntary Incentive Policies for Preventing Biodiversity Loss

David J. Lewis [dlewis2@wisc.edu]
Andrew J. Plantinga [plantinga@oregonstate.edu]
Erik Nelson [nels1069@umn.edu]
Stephen Polasky [polasky@umn.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 533, March 2009, 44p.

An Economic Framework for Forecasting Land-Use and Ecosystem Change

David J. Lewis [dlewis2@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 532, March 2009, 39p.

Targeting Incentives to Reduce Habitat Fragmentation

David J. Lewis [dlewis2@wisc.edu]
Andrew J. Plantinga
JunJie Wu
Staff Paper Series No. 531, November 2008, 45p.

An Analysis of Bundle Pricing: The Case of the Corn Seed Market

Guanming Shi [gshi@wisc.edu]
Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Kyle Stiegert [kwstiegert@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 529, December 2008, 42p.

The Productivity Effects of Extension Appointments in Land Grant Colleges

Jeremy D. Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 527, July 2008, 33p.

Risk Sharing and Incentives with External Equity Financing and Crop Insurance

Sangtaek Seo [stseo@chungbuk.ac.kr]
Paul D. Mitchell [pdmitchell@wisc.edu]
David J. Leatham [d-leatham@tamu.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 526, October 2008, 33p.

The Effect of Ethanol Production on the U.S. National Corn Price

T. Randall Fortenbery [trforten@wisc.edu]
Hwanil Park [hipark@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 523, April 2008, 31p.

The Dynamic Effects of Open-Space Conservation Policies on Residential Development Density

David J. Lewis [dlewis2@wisc.edu]
Bill Provencher [rwproven@wisc.edu]
Van Butsic [butsic@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 522, January 2008, 40p.

The Specialist in Today’s University of Wisconsin – Extension

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
John Preissing
Staff Paper Series No. 521, January 2008, 31p.

An Empirical Investigation of Reputation Loan Size Dynamics in Rural Credit Markets in Honduras

Reka Sundaram-Stukel [rsundara@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 520, December 2007, 39p.

Women’s Power, Conditional Cash Transfers and Schooling in Nicaragua

Seth R. Gitter [srgitter@gmail.com]
Bradford Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 517, December 2007, 32p.

On Microeconomic Efficiency and Entrepreneurship under Bounded Rationality

Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Bradford Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 516, October 2007, 36p.

On the Microeconomics of Diversification under Uncertainty and Learning

Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Bradford Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 515, October 2007, 41p.

An Updated Trade Area Analysis of Wisconsin Counties for 2006

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 512, August 2007, 35p.

The Fiscal Health of Wisconsin Municipalities: An Update for 2007

Craig Maher [maher@uwosh.edu]
Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 511, July 2007, 15p.

The Cooperative Firm as Monitored Credit

Brent Hueth [hueth@wisc.edu]
Philippe Marcoul
Staff Paper Series No. 508, June 2007, 33p.

Interprovincial Migration and Inequality During Vietnam's Transition

Diep Phan [dnphan@wisc.edu]
Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 507, August 2008, 44p.

The Economic Impact of Milk Production on the Wisconsin Economy

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 506, March 2007, 21p.

Understanding Community Impacts: A Tool for Evaluating Externalities from Local Bio-Fuels Production

T. Randall Fortenbery [trforten@wisc.edu]
Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 505, December 2006, 17p.

Risk Premiums and the Storage of Agricultural Commodities

Hua Lin
T. Randall Fortenbery [trforten@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 504, December 2006, 35p.

An Updated Trade Area Analysis of Wisconsin Counties for 2005

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 503, November 2006, 28p.

Is Tourism-Based Development Good for the Poor? A General Equilibrium Analysis for Thailand

Anan Wattanakuljarus
Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 502, November 2006, 52p.

Does Small Dam Removal Affect Local Property Values? An Empirical Analysis

Bill Provencher [rwproven@wisc.edu]
Helen Sarakinos
Tanya Meyer
Staff Paper Series No. 501, July 2006, 18p.

The Implications of Heterogeneous Preferences for Environmental Zoning

David J. Lewis [dlewis2@wisc.edu]
Bill Provencher [rwproven@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 500, July 2006, 36p.

The Structure of the Retail and Service Industries of Jefferson County

Steve Grabow
Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Dennis Heling
Staff Paper Series No. 499, May 2006, 41p.

Evidence on Imperfect Competition and Strategic Trade Theory

Jeffrey J. Reimer
Kyle W. Stiegert [kwstiegert@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 498, April 2006, 33p.

Should the Government Finance Public Goods in Rural Areas? A Review of Arguments

Martin Petrick [petrick@iamo.de]
Staff Paper Series No. 497, April 2006, 23p.

Strategic Pricing Behavior under Asset Value Maximization

Shinn-Shyr Wang [swang17@wisc.edu]
Kyle W. Stiegert [kwstiegert@wisc.edu]
Tirtha P. Dhar
Staff Paper Series No. 495, March 2006, 32p.

Changes in Public Sector Employment with a Focus on Wisconsin 1993 to 2004

Steve Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Craig Maher [maher@uwosh.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 494, March 2006, 34p.

Poverty and Inequality in the First Decade of South Africa's Democracy: What Can be Learned from Panel Data?

Jorge Aguero [jmaguero@wisc.edu]
Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
Julian May
Staff Paper Series No. 493, February 2006, 21p.

An Analysis of Retail and Service Sector Count Data: Identification of Market Potential for Wisconsin Counties

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Matt Kures
William Ryan
Staff Paper Series No. 492, January 2006, 56p.

Shifting Patterns in Wisconsin Crime Rates

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Melissa Deller
Staff Paper Series No. 491, December 2005, 39p.

An Economic Analysis of the Impacts of Trade Liberalization on Asian Dairy Market

Tingjun Peng [tpeng@wisc.edu]
Thomas L. Cox [tcox@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 490, August 2005, 26p.

Shocks, Sensitivity and Resilience: Tracking the Economic Impacts of Environmental Disaster on Assets in Ethiopia and Honduras

Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
Peter D. LIttle
Tewodaj Mogues
Workneh Negatu
Staff Paper Series No. 489, August 2005, 39p.

Research and Development at U.S. Research Universities: An Analysis of Scope Economies

Kwansoo Kim
Bradford L. Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Jeremy Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 487, July 2005, 43p.

Efficiency and Technological Change at U.S. Research Universities

Jeremy Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Bradford L. Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Jean-Paul Chavas [jchavas@wisc.edu]
Kwansoo Kim
Staff Paper Series No. 486, July 2005, 37p.

A Dynamic Principal-Agent Model of Human-Mediated Aquatic Species Invasions

Rebecca Moore [rebeccamoore@wisc.edu]
Alex Macpherson
Bill Provencher [rwproven@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 485, June 2005, 24p.

Convergence in Local Government Spending: Evidence from Wisconsin

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Mark Skidmore [skidmorm@uww.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 483, June 2005, 23p.

Government, Effectiveness, Performance and Local Property Values

Steven Deller [deller@aae.wisc.edu]
Craig Maher
Staff Paper Series No. 482, June 2005, 23p.

Biodiesel Feasibility Study: An Evaluation of Biodiesel Feasibility in Wisconsin

T. Randall Fortenbery [trforten@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 481, March 2005, 37p.

Endogenous Information Structures in Conservation Contracting

Timo Goeschl
Tun Lin
Staff Paper Series No. 479, October 2004, 46p.

Backcasting Formula-Based Federal Order Class Prices

Ed Jesse [evjesse@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 478, October 2004, 21p.

Sense in Sociability? Social Exclusion and Persistent Poverty in South Africa

Michelle Adato
Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
Julian May
Staff Paper Series No. 477, September 2004, 37p.

Social Capital and the Reproduction of Inequality in Socially Polarized Economies

Tewodaj Mogues
Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 476, July 2004, 39p.

Challenging the Goldschmidt Theory of Rural Purchasing Patterns

Jeremy Foltz [jdfoltz@wisc.edu]
Kimberly Zeuli [kazeuli@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 475, July 2004, 40p.

Employment Trends in the Public Sector

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Craig Maher
Staff Paper Series No. 474, May 2004, 31p.

Limited Liability Company: A Farm Business Arrangement Alternative

Mary Meehan-Strub
Philip E. Harris [peharris@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 473, April 2004, 22p.

Responding to the Coffee Crisis: What Can We Learn from Price Dynamics

Aashish Mehta
Jean-Paul Chavas [jpchavas@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 472, April 2004, 24p.

Wisconsin and the Agricultural Economy

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 471, March 2004, 31p.

Price Discovery in the World Sugar Futures and Cash Markets: Implications for the Domincan Republic

Hector Zapata
T. Randall Fortenbery [trforten@wisc.edu]
Delroy Armstrong
Staff Paper Series No. 469, March 2005, 24p.

Experience, Expectations and Hindsight: Evidence of a Cognitive Wedge in Stated Preference Retrospectives

Michael Bennett
Bill Provencher [rwproven@wisc.edu]
Richard Bishop [rcbishop@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 468, March 2004, 28p.

Land Use and Transportation Costs in the Brazilian Amazon

Eustaquio Reis
Diana Weinhold [d.weinhold@lse.ac.uk]
Staff Paper Series No. 467, February 2004, 32p.

Hijackers and Hostages in Non-Binding Linked-Issues Referenda: Analysis and an Application

Timo Goeschl
Staff Paper Series No. 466, December 2003, 24p.

Returns to Schooling, Institutions and Heterogeneous Diploma Effects: An Expanded Mincerian Framework applied to Mexico

Aashish Mehta
Hector J. Villarreal

Staff Paper Series No. 465, December 2003, 28p.

The Economic Effects of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in Wisconsin

Richard C. Bishop [rcbishop@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 463, November 2003, 11p.

Urban Growth, Rural Land Conversion and the Fiscal Well-Being of Local Municipalities

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 461, September 2003, 27p.

Social Capital and Incentive Compatibility: Modelling the Accumulation and Use of Social Collateral

Tewodaj Mogues
Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 460, September 2003, 36p.

Cranberry Price Forecasting

Ed Jesse [evjesse@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 459, March 2003, 12p.

On the Decline of Agriculture in Developing Countries: A Reinterpretation of the Evidence

Chaiyuth Punyasavatsut
Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 457, December 2002, 47p.

Development Strategy, Poverty and Deforestation in the Philippines

Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Sisira Jayasuriya
Staff Paper Series No. 456, December 2002, 42p.

Development and the Environment in Asia: A Survey of Recent Literature

Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 455, September 2002, 60p.

The Dynamic Behavior of Efficient Timber Prices

Bruce McGough
Andrew J. Plantinga
William Provencher [rwproven@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 454, October 2002, 33p.

Forecasting Class III and Class IV Milk Prices

Ed Jesse [evjesse@wisc.edu]
Jacob Schuelke
Staff Paper Series No. 453, September 2002, 20p.

Price Dynamics in a Vertical Sector: The Case of Butter

Jean-Paul Chavas [jpchavas@wisc.edu]
Aashish Mehta
Staff Paper Series No. 452, August 2002, 30p.

Wisconsin Local Government, State Shared Revenues and the Illusive Flypaper Effect

Steven Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Craig Maher
Victor Lledo
Staff Paper Series No. 451, July 2002, 16p.

The Economic Effects in 2002 of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in Wisconsin

Richard C. Bishop [rcbishop@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 450, July 2002, 7p.

The Potential for Growth in Wisconsin Milk Production

Bruce Jones [bljones1@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 449, May 2002, 12p.

An Experimental Approach to Social Capital in South Africa

Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
Marco Castillo
Staff Paper Series No. 448, August 2003, 32p.

Local Government Taxing, Spending and Economic Growth: New Evidence for Wisconsin

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Victor Lledo
Staff Paper Series No. 447, April 2002, 36p.

Growth and Fiscal Health in Wisconsin Cities

Stacey McCullough
Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 446, April 2002, 15p.

Risk Rationing and Activity Choice in Moral Hazard Constrained Credit Markets

Stephen Boucher [boucher@primal.ucdavis.edu]
Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 445, October 2001, 30p.

The Economic Structure of the Fox Valley: A Study of Economic Opportunity

David Muench
Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 444, September 2001, 35p.

Is Industrial Hemp Worth Further Study in the US? A Survey of the Literature

T. Randall Fortenbery [trforten@wisc.edu]
Michael Bennett
Staff Paper Series No. 443, July 2001, 40p.

Crime and the Quality of Life in Wisconsin Counties

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Thomas Ottem
Staff Paper Series No. 442, July 2002, 32p.

Local Public Services in Wisconsin: Alternatives for Municipalities with a Focus on Privatization

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
David G. Hinds
Donald L. Hinman
Staff Paper Series No. 441, June 2001, 52p.

Local Public Sector Performance: Are Wisconsin City and Village Taxes Too High?

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Victor Lledo
Staff Paper Series No. 440, May 2001, 21p.

Wealth Accumulation and Activity Choice Evolution Among Amazonian Forest Peasant Households

Yoshito Takasaki
Bradford L. Barham [barham@mailplus.wisc.edu]
Oliver T. Coomes
Staff Paper Series No. 434, September 2000, 37p.

Economic Impact of Youth Hockey Tournaments: A Case Study of the La Crosse and Onalaska Ice Rinks

Marc Schultz
Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 432, May 2000, 9p.

Economic Growth, Development Policy and the Environment in the Philippines

Ian Coxhead [coxhead@wisc.edu]
Sisira Jayasuriya
Staff Paper Series No. 430, May 2001, 51p.

Trade Area Analysis of Select Wisconsin Counties: Update for 1999

Steven C. Deller [scdeller@wisc.edu]
Staff Paper Series No. 428, August 2001, 21p.

One Kind of Freedom: Poverty Dynamics in Post-Apartheid Africa

Michael R. Carter [mrcarter@wisc.edu]
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