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Risk management and the environment : agriculture in perspective /

Other Authors: Babcock, Bruce A., Fraser, Robert W., Lekakis, J. N.
Format: Book
Published: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic, c2003.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Risk Management and the Environment in Agriculture: A Policy Theme /
  • Bruce A. Babcock, Robert W. Fraser and Joseph N. Lekakis
  • 1.
  • The State-contingent Approach to Modeling Environmental Risk Management /
  • John Quiggin and Robert G. Chambers
  • 2.
  • The Precautionary Principle in Practice: How to Write a Call Option on the Environment /
  • Greg Hertzler
  • 3.
  • Factors Determining Best Management Practice Adoption Incentives and the Impact of Green Insurance /
  • Paul D. Mitchell and David A. Hennessy
  • 4.
  • Uncertainty and Adoption of Sustainable Farming Systems /
  • David J. Pannell
  • 5.
  • Incentive Design for Introducing Genetically Modified Crops /
  • Ross Kingwell
  • 6.
  • An Economic Risk Assessment of the Impact on Producers of Removing Quarantine Restrictions /
  • Robert W. Fraser
  • 7.
  • Risk Attitudes and Risk Perceptions of Crop Producers in Western Australia /
  • Amir K. Adabi Ghadim and David J. Pannell
  • 8.
  • Valuing Pest Control: How Much is Due to Risk Aversion? /
  • Terrance M. Hurley and Bruce A. Babcock
  • 9.
  • The Influence of Price Risk on Set-aside Choice in the EU /
  • Hild Rygnestad and Robert W. Fraser
  • 10.
  • Production Risks, Acreage Decisions, and Implications for Revenue Insurance Programs /
  • Junjie J. Wu and Richard M. Adams
  • 11.
  • The Effects of Crop Insurance and Disaster Relief Programs on Soil Erosion: The Case of Soybeans and Corn /
  • Barry K. Goodwin and Vincent H. Smith
  • Conclusion /
  • Bruce A. Babcock, Robert W. Fraser and Joseph N. Lekakis.