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1970
Cover The Technology Factor in International Trade

"Technical Change and Agricultural Trade: Three Examples - Sugarcane, Bananas, and Rice"

Robert E. Evenson, James P. Houck, and Vernon W. Ruttan

In The Technology Factor in International Trade, A Conference of the Universities-National Bureau Committee for Economic Research, ed. Raymond Vernon, (New York, NY: Columbia University Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 1970), pp. 415-480

Technical Change and Agricultural Trade

Research on Agricultural Development in Brazil

G. Edward Schuh

New York, NY: Agricultural Development Council, 1970 (Also published in Portuguese)

"Introduction"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In Agricultural Revolution in Southeast Asia, Volume I, Impact on Grain Production and Trade, report of a SEADAG Rural Development Seminar Meeting, Honolulu, June 19-21, 1969, ed. Avery Russell, (New York, NY: The Asia Society, 1970), pp. 11-12

The Agricultural Development of Brazil

G. Edward Schuh (in collaboration with Eliseu Alves)

New York, NY: Prager Publishing, 1970 (Also published in Portuguese)

** awarded 1971 American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) Published Research Award

Cover Agricultural Revolution in Southeast Asia

"Impact of New Cereal Varieties on Southeast Asia's Pattern of International Relations: Discussion"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In Agricultural Revolution in Southeast Asia, Volume II, Consequences for Development; Report of the Second SEADAG International Conference on Development in Southeast Asia, New York, June 24-26, 1969, ed. Avery Russell, (New York, NY: The Asia Society, 1970), pp. 81-82

1969
Cover SJAE Dec 1969

"Federal-State Research Programs in the Economics of Agricultural Production - - Needs and Prospects for the Future"

W. B. Sundquist

Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics 1 (December 1969): 123-127

Federal-State Research Programs in the Economics of Agricultural Production - - Needs and Prospects for the Future
Cover Staff Paper P69-24

"Sources of Agricultural Productivity Differences Among Countries Resource Accumulatoin, Technical Inputs and Human Capital"

Yujiro Hayami and Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P69-24, St. Paul, University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, November 1969

Sources of Agricultural Productivity Differences Among Countries Resource Accumulatoin, Technical Inputs and Human Capital
Cover Staff Paper P69-17

"Agricultural Economics"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P69-17, St. Paul, University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, June 1969

Agricultural Economics
Cover Staff Paper P69-5

"The Returns to Investment in Agricultural Research in the United States"

Willis L. Peterson

Staff Paper P69-5, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, April 1970

The Returns to Investment in Agricultural Research in the United States
Resource Allocation in Agricultural Research: The Minnesota Symposium

Resource Allocation in Agricultural Research: The Minnesota Symposium

Phillip J. Tichenor and Vernon W. Ruttan

A preliminary report of a symposium, Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station and Department of Agricultural Economics, February 23-25, 1969

Resource Allocation in Agricultural Research: The Minnesota Symposium
Cover AJAE Feb 1969

"The Allocation of Research, Teaching, and Extension Personnel in U.S. Colleges of Agriculture"

Willis L. Peterson

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 51 (1) (February 1969): 41-56

"Reply"  American Journal of Agricultural Economics 52 (1) (February 1970): 163-164

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Abstract (Reply)
Cover MAE 515

"Another Look at the World Food Problem"

John H. Sanders and Vernon W. Ruttan

Minnesota Agricultural Economist no. 515, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Extension Service, (February 1969), pp. 1-3

Minnesota Agricultural Economist 515
Cover Agents of Change

"The International Institute Approach"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In Agents of Change: Professionals in Developing Countries, eds. Guy Benveniste and Warren F. Ilchman, (New York, NY: Praeger, 1969), pp. 220-228

Agents of Change: Professionals in Developing Countries (Table of Contents)
Cover Plant Science

Plant Science: An Introduction to World Crops

Jules Janick, Robert W. Schery, Frank W. Woods and Vernon W. Ruttan

San Francisco, CA: W.H. Freeman and Company, 1st edition, 1969; 2nd edition, 1974; 3rd edition, 1981

1968
Cover Staff Paper P68-6

"Organizing Research Institutions to Induce Change: The Irrelevance of the Land Grant Experience for Development Economies"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P68-6, St. Paul, University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, December 1968

Organizing Research Institutions to Induce Change: The Irrelevance of the Land Grant Experience for Development Economies
Cover Staff Paper P68-4

"Technical Change and Agricultural Trade: Three Examples (Sugarcane, Bananas, and Rice)"

R.E. Evenson, James P. Houck, Jr. and Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P68-4, St. Paul, University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, December 1968

Technical Change and Agricultural Trade: Three Examples (Sugarcane, Bananas, and Rice)
Cover Problems in Public Expenditure Analysis

"The Distribution of Benefits from Cotton Price Supports: Comment"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In Problems in Public Expenditure Analysis; Papers Presented at a Conference of Experts Held Septeember 15-16, 1966, ed. Samuel B. Chase, Jr., (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution, 1968), pp. 251-254

Cover IJAE 23 2

"Production Economics for Agricultural Development"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics 23 (2) (April-June 1968): 1-14

Production Economics for Agricultural Development
Cover AE 1968 2

"Growth Stage Theories, Dual Economy Models and Agricultural Development Policy"

Venon W. Ruttan

Publication AE 1968/2, Guelph, Canada: University of Guelph, Department of Agricultural Economics, 1968

Growth Stage Theories, Dual Economy Models and Agricultural Development Policy
1967
Cover Journal of Farm Economics Dec 1967

"Discussion: The PPB Approach to Research Evaluation"

Willis L. Peterson

Journal of Farm Economics 49 (5) (December 1967): 1434-1436

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Journal of Farm Economics

"Issues in the Evolution of Production Economics"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economics 49 (5) (December 1967): 1490-1499

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Cover Journal of Farm Economics August 1967

"Return to Poultry Research in the United States"

Willis L. Peterson

Journal of Farm Economics 49 (3) (August 1967): 656-669

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Cover MFBN 494

"Returns to Poultry Research in the United States"

Willis L. Peterson

Minnesota Farm Business Notes 494, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Extension Service and University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, April 1967, pp. 1-3

Returns to Poultry Research in the United States
The Measurement of Technological Change - The Index Number Approach

"The Measurement of Technological Change - The Index Number Approach"

Willis L. Peterson

Paper presented before a joint meeting of Production Economics and Resource Economics Committee, February 14, 1967

"The Measurement of Technological Change - The Index Number Approach"

"Industrialization and Agricultural Development"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In International Development 1966, eds. H.W. Singer, Nicolas de Kun and Abbas Ordoobadi (Dobbs Ferry, NY: Oceana Publications for the Society for International Development, 1967), pp. 219-231

Cover FRIS 1967-7-3

"Environmental, Technological and Institutional Factors in the Growth of Rice Production: Philippines, Thailand, and Taiwan"

S.C. Hsieh and Vernon W. Ruttan

Food Research Institute Studies 7 (3) (1967): 307-341

Reprinted in Comparative Experience of Agricultural Development in Developing Countries of Asia and the South-East since World War II, Papers and Proceedings of International Seminar held at New Delhi, October 25-28, 1971, (Bombay, India: Indian Society of Agricultural Economics (ISAE), 1972), pp. 59-72

Environmental, Technological and Institutional Factors in the Growth of Rice Production: Philippines, Thailand, and Taiwan
1966
Cover JFE Dec 1966

"Agricultural Policy in an Affluent Society"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economcs 48 (5) (December 1966): 1100-1120

** awarded 1967 American Farm Economic Association (AFEA) Outstanding Journal Article Award

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"Technological and Environmental Factors in the Growth of Rice Production in the Philippines and Thailand"

Vernon W. Ruttan, Arkom Soothipan and Ernesto C. Venegas

Rural Economic Problems 3 (1) (May 1966): 63-107

Japanese translation in Agricultural Development Bulletin 265, Tokyo, Japan: Agricultural Policy Research Committee, 1966

"Tenure and Productivity of Philippine Rice Producing Farms"

Vernon W. Ruttan

The Philippine Economic Journal 5 (1) (First Semester 1966): 42-63

Emerging Farm Problems Needing Economic Evaluation

W. Burt Sundquist

Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, Farm Production Economics Division, 1966

"Equity and Productivity Issues in Modern Agrarian Reform Legislation"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Philippine Studies 14 (1) (January 1966): 52-64

Also published as Chapter 27 in Economic Problems of Agriculture in Industrial Societies, eds. G. Ugo Papi and Charles C. Nunn, (Palgrave Macmillan, 1969), pp. 581-605

"Equity and Productivity Issues in Modern Agrarian Reform Legislation"
Economic Problems of Agriculture in Industrial Societies (Table of Contents)

“The Influence of Technological Advance Upon Farm Factor Demands, Supplies and Income Shares"

G. Edward Schuh

In Conference on Income Distribution Analysis with Special Reference to Problems of Rural People, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, June, 1966, (Raleigh, NC: North Carolina State University, Agricultural Policy Institute, Volume 23 of API Series, 1966)

1965
Cover MFBN 477

"Managerial Services for Farmers: A Look Ahead"

W. Burt Sundquist

Minnesota Farm Business Notes 477, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Extension Service and University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, 1965, pp. 1,3

Managerial Services for Farmers - A Look Ahead
Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics

"Growth Stage Theories and Agricultural Development Policy"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics 9 (1) (June 1965): 17-32

Abstracted in Mercurio 8 (10) (October 1965): 59-64

The Economic Weekly, 17 (32) (August 7, 1965): 1231-1234

Growth Stage Theories and Agricultural Development Policy (AJAE)
Growth Stage Theories and Agricultural Development Policy (Economic Weekly)
Cover MN Farm Business Notes 472

"Economic Research on Pesticide Use"

W. Burt Sundquist

Minnesota Farm Business Notes 472, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Extension Service and University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, May 1965, pp. 1,3

Economic Research on Pesticide Use
Cover The Economic Demand for Irrigated Acreage

The Economic Demand for Irrigated Acreage; New Methodology and Some Preliminary Projections, 1954-1980

Vernon W. Ruttan

Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Press for Resources for the Future (RFF), 1965

** awarded 1966 American Farm Economic Association (AFEA) Published Research Award

Cover Productivity 6 2-3

"Output and Productivity Growth in S.-E Asian Agriculture"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Productivity (National Productivity Council) 6 (2-3) (1965): 220-225

"On Schumpeter and Development"

Vernon W. Ruttan

The Philippine Economic Journal 4 (1) (First Semester 1965): 57-63

"Technological Change, Productivity, and Economic Growth"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In Economics and Development: An Introduction, ed. G.P. Sicat, (Quezon City, Philippines: University of the Philippines Press, 1965), pp. 10/1-10/72

1964

"Partial Budgeting of Costs and Returns Using Experimental Data from Herbicide and Fertilizer Experiments"

Vernon W. Ruttan and J.C. Moomaw

The Philippine Agriculturist 48 (6-7) (November-December 1964): 249-268

Cover Productivity Winter 1966-67

"Productivity Models of Economic Growth"

Vernon W. Ruttan

The Philippine Statistician 13 (3) (September 1964): 132-147

Reprinted in Productivity (Indian National Productivity Council, New Delhi) 7 (4) (Winter 1966-1967): 530-539

Cover Station Bulletin 473

"Income-Improving Adjustment Alternatives on Grade A Dairy Farms in Minnesota"

W. Burt Sundquist and James Holt

Station Bulletin 473, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station, 1964

Income- Improving Adjustment Alternatives on Grade A Dairy Farms in Minnesota
Cover MN Farm Business Notes 462

"Income-Improving Adjustments in Lake States Dairying"

W. Burt Sundquist

Minnesota Farm Business Notes 462, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Extension Service and University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, May 1964, pp.1-2

Income-Improving Adjustments in Lake States Dairying
1963
Cover Technical Bulletin 246

Equilibrium Analysis of Income-Improving Adjustments on Farms in Lake States Dairy Region, 1965

W. Burt Sundquist, J.T. Bonnen, D.E. McKee, C.B. Baker and L.M. Day

Technical Bulletin 246, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station, October 1963

Equilibrium Analysis of Income-Improving Adjustments on Farms in Lake States Dairy Region, 1965
Cover Station Bulletin 466

Income-Improving Farm Adjustments in Southeastern Minnesota: Considering Changes in Farm Resources and in Milk and Hog Prices

W. Burt Sundquist, L. M. Day, and Harald R. Jensen

Station Bulletin 466, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station, June 1963

Income- Improving Farm Adjustments in Southeastern Minnesota
Journal of Farm Economics

"Discussion: Farm and Nonfarm Income Comparisons"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economics 45 (2) (May 1963): 381-384

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Cover MN Farm Business Notes 450

"Profit-Increasing Adjustments for Minnesota Grade A Dairymen"

James Holt and W. Burt Sundquist

Minnesota Farm Business Notes 450, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Extension Service and University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, March 1963, pp.1-2

Profit-Increasing Adjustments for Minnesota Grade A Dairymen

"Agricultural and Industrial Extension Services to Diffuse Technical Knowledge"

John C. Green and Vernon W. Ruttan

In Scientific and Technological Policy, Planning, and Organization: Science, Technology and Development, United States Papers Prepared for the United Nations Conference on the Application of Science and Technology for the Benefit of Less Developed Areas, (Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1963), pp.51-60

1962
Cover MN Farm Business Notes 440

"Production Potential in Minnesota's Dairy Area"

W. Burt Sundquist

Minnesota Farm Business Notes 440, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Agricultural Extension Service and University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural Economics, 1962, pp. 2-3

Production Potential in Minnesota's Dairy Area

"Resource Inputs and Output Growth: Comparisons between Agriculture and Forestry"

Vernon W. Ruttan and J.C. Callahan

Forest Science 8 (1) (March 1962): 68-82

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1961
Journal of Political Economy

"Review of Mechanization in Agriculture"

Vermon W. Ruttan

Journal of Political Economy 69 (4) (August 1961): 416-417

Mechanization in Agriculture, J.L. Meij (ed.), Amsterdam, The Netherlands: North-Holland, 1960

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Cover Hilgardia July 1961

"The Impact of Irrigation on Farm Output in California"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Hilgardia 31 (4) (July 1961): 69-111

** awarded 1962 American Farm Economic Association (AFEA) Published Research Award

The Impact of Irrigation on Farm Output in California
Journal of Farm Economics

"Review of Productivity and Technological Change"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economics 43 (1) (February 1961): 160-163

Productivity and Technical Change, W.E.G. Slater, Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 1960

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Cover Output Input and Productivity Measurement

"Factor Substitution and the Composition of Input: Comment"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In Output, Input and Productivity Measurement, (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, National Bureau of Economic Research Studies in Income and Wealth, Volume 25, 1961), pp. 475-480

Factor Substitution and the Composition of Input: Comment
1960
Journal of Farm Economics

"Research on the Economics of Technological Change in American Agriculture"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economics 42 (4) (November 1960): 735-754

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Journal of Farm Economics

"Regional Differences in Factor Shares in American Agriculture: 1925-1957"

Vernon W. Ruttan abnd Thomas T. Stout

Journal of Farm Economics 42 (1) (February 1960): 52-68

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Cover Staff Contribution 10-17

"Measuring Productivity Changes in Marketing"

Vernon W. Ruttan

In Marketing Concepts in Changing Times, Proceedings of the 42nd National Conference of the American Marketing Association, ed. Richard M. Hill, (Chicago, IL: American Marketing Association, February 1960)

Previously published as Staff Contribution 10-17, Miscellaneous Staff Contribution of the Department of Agricultural Economics, Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics, December 21,1959

Measuring Productivity Changes in Marketing (Staff Contribution)
1959
Cover QJE Nov 1959

"Usher and Schumpeter on Invention, Innovation and Technological Change"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Quarterly Journal of Economics 73 (4) (November 1959): 596-606

See also P. R. Schweitzer "Comment," and V. W. Ruttan, "Reply," Quarterly Journal of Economics 75 (1) (February 1961): 152-156

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Cover Phylon Quarterly

"Farm and Non-Farm Employment Opportunities for Low Income Farm Families"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Phylon Quarterly 20 (3) (Third Quarter 1959): 248-255

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1958

"Technological Change and Resource Requirements in American Agriculture"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 6 (8) (August 1958): 652-656

Preview
Journal of Farm Economics

"Regional Patterns of Technological Change in American Agriculture"

Thomas T. Stout and Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economics 40 (2) (May 1958): 196-207

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1957
Journal of Farm Economics

"Agricultural and Non-Agricultural Growth in Output Per Unit of Input"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economics 39 (5) (December 1957): 1566-1576

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1956
The Review of Economics and Statistics

"The Contribution of Technological Progress to Farm Output: 1950-75"

Vernon W. Ruttan

The Review of Economics and Statistics 38 (1) (February 1956): 61-69

** awarded 1957 American Farm Economic Association (AFEA) Published Research Award - Honorable Mention

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1955
Cover JFE Feb 1955

"The Impact of Urban-Industrial Development on Agriculture in the Tennessee Valley and the Southeast"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Journal of Farm Economcs 37 (1) (February 1955): 38-56

** awarded 1956 American Farm Economic Association (AFEA) Published Research Award

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1954

Technological Progress in the Meatpacking Industry 1919-47

Vernon W. Ruttan

Marketing Research Report no. 59, Washington, DC: United States Department of Agriculture, (January 1954)

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