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Department of Applied Economics

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Department of Applied Economics

Recent Submissions

  • Austin, Daniel; Cross, Robin M.; Hayes, Tamara; Kaye, Jeffrey (Public Library of Science, 2014-02-27)
    Fundamental laws governing human mobility have many important applications such as forecasting and controlling epidemics or optimizing transportation systems. These mobility patterns, studied in the context of out of ho ...
  • Martinuzzi, S.; Radeloff, V. C.; Higgins, J. V.; Helmers, D. P.; Plantinga, A. J.; Lewis, D. J. (Ecological Society of America, 2013-05-20)
    A major challenge for biodiversity conservation is to mitigate the effects of future environmental change, such as land use, in important areas for biodiversity conservation. In the United States, recent conservation e ...
  • Lewin, Paul; Weber, Bruce; Holland, David (Springer, 2013-10-01)
    The relative strength of positive and negative spillovers of urban development is a long-standing and contested issue in regional and development economics, and the search for spread and backwash effects of development i ...
  • Echeverría, Rodrigo; Moreira, Víctor; Barrena, José; Gopinath, Munisamy (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Facultad de Agronomía e Ingeniería Forestal, 2012-05)
    Chile’s open trade policy, implemented during the last few decades, has greatly transformed Chilean farmers and their production systems. As a result, farmers can be grouped into three categories based on their market- ...
  • Jaeger, W. K.; Plantinga, A. J.; Chang, H.; Dello, K.; Grant, G.; Hulse, D.; McDonnell, J. J.; Lancaster, S.; Moradkhani, H.; Morzillo, A. T.; Mote, P.; Nolin, A.; Santelmann, M.; Wu, J. (American Geophysical Union, 2013-07-08)
    Water scarcity may appear to be a simple concept, but it can be difficult to apply to complex natural-human systems. While aggregate scarcity indices are straightforward to compute, they do not adequately represent the s ...