Publications

Pages

2015
Cover IAAE 2015 Liebenberg

"Towards a New Capital Formation Series for Machinery in Agriculture: A Way to Improve Agricultural Productivity Measurements"

Colleta Gandizanwa, Frikkie Liebenberg and Johann F. Kirsten

Paper presented at the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE) Conference, Milan, Italy, August 9-14, 2015

Towards a New Capital Formation Series for Machinery in Agriculture: A Way to Improve Agricultural Productivity Measurements
Cover Molecular Cancer Research

"Transposon Mutagenesis Screen Identifies Potential Lung Cancer Drivers and CUL3 as a Tumor Suppressor"

Casey Dorr, Callie Janik, Madison Weg, Raha A. Been, Justin Bader, Ryan Kang, Brandon Ng, Lindsey Foran, Sean R. Landman, M. Gerard O'Sullivan, Michael Steinbach, Aaron L. Sarver, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, David A. Largaespada and Timothy K. Starr

Molecular Cancer Research 13 (8) (August 2015): 1238-1247

Transposon Mutagenesis Screen Identifies Potential Lung Cancer Drivers and CUL3 as a Tumor Suppressor
Cover Ecological Economics

"A Structured War-Gaming Framework for Managing Extreme Risks"

Shuang Liu, Jean-Philippe Aurambout, Oscar Villalta, Jacqueline Edwards, Paul De Barro, Darren J. Kriticos and David C. Cook

Ecological Economics 116 (August 2015): 369-377

Abstract
Cover Nature Biotechnology August 2015

"The Emergence of Agbiogenerics"

David J. Jefferson, Gregory D. Graff, Cecilia L. Chi-Ham and Alan B. Bennett

Nature Biotechnology 33 (8) (August 2015): 819-823

Abstract
 Cover from Hurley Mitchell AAEA paper 2015

"Value of Insect Pest Management to U.S. and Canadian Corn, Soybean and Canola Farmers"

Terrance M. Hurley and Paul D. Mitchell

Selected Paper presented Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) and Western Agricultural Economics Association (WAEA) Joint Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, July 26-28, 2015

Value of Insect Pest Management to U.S. and Canadian Corn, Soybean and Canola Farmers
Cover AAEA Poster 2015 Graff

"University Research Productivity and its Impact on the Regional Agricultural Economy: The Case of Colorado State University and the Colorado Economy"

Yoo Hwan Lee and Gregory D. Graff

Selected Poster prepared for Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) and Western Agricultural Economics Association (WAEA) Joint Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, July 26-28, 2015

University Research Productivity and its Impact on the Regional Agricultural Economy

"Agricultural Advisory Services in South Africa"

Frikkie Liebenberg

Discussion Paper, University of Pretoria, Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development, July 17, 2015

Agricultural Advisory Services in South Africa
IFAMA Conference

"Towards a New Capital Formation Series for Machinery in Agriculture: A Way to Improve Agricultural Productivity Measurements"

Colleta Gandidzanwa, Frikkie Liebenberg and Johann Frederick Kirsten

Paper presented at International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) Symposium, St. Paul, Minnesota, June 14-15, 2015

Towards a New Capital Formation Series for Machinery in Agriculture: A Way to Improve Agricultural Productivity Measurements
International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) Symposium Proceedings
Cover Liebenberg AIEAA Conference

"Estimating the Economic Value of the National Cultivar Trials in South Africa: A Case for Sorghum, Sunflower, Soybeans and Dry Beans"

Thula Sizwe Dlamini, Litha Magingxa and Frikkie Liebenberg

Paper presented at Italian Association of Agricultural and Applied Economics (AIEAA) Fourth Conference, Ancona, Italy, June 11-12, 2015

Estimating the Economic Value of the National Cultivar Trials in South Africa

"Premiums and Discounts for Plant Patents and Trademarks Used on Ornamental Plant Cultivars: A Hedonic Price Analysis"

Jennifer Draw, Chengyan Yue, Neil O. Anderson and Philip G. Pardey

HortScience 50 (6) (June 2015): 879-887

Premiums and Discounts for Plant Patents and Trademarks Used on Ornamental Plant Cultivars: A Hedonic Price Analysis

"Ações das Políticas Públicas que Não se Comunicam com as Sociedades Locais Podem Consolidar a Injustiça Social"

Elza Kioko Kawakami Savaget, Mateus Batistella and Ana Paula Dutra Aguiar

Paper presented at Encontro Nacional da Anppas, 7th, Encontro Nacional da Associação Nacional de Pós Graduação e Pesquisa em Ambiente e Sociedade, Brasilia, Brazil, May 17-20, 2015

Ações das Políticas Públicas que Não se Comunicam com as Sociedades Locais Podem Consolidar a Injustiça Social
Conference Proceedings
The Fight Against Hunger and Malnutrition

"Agricultural R&D, Food Prices, Poverty and Malnutrition Redux"

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

Chapter 9 in The Fight Against Hunger and Malnutrition: The Role of Food, Agriculture, and Targeted Policies, ed. David E. Sahn, (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, May 2015): 208-239

Abstract
The Fight Against Hunger and Malnutrition: The Role of Food, Agriculture, and Targeted Policies (Table of Contents)
Cover American Journal of Enology and Viticulture

"The Economic Benefits from Virus Screening: A Case Study of Grapevine Leafroll in the North Coast of California"

Kate Binzen Fuller, Julian M. Alston and Deborah A. Golino

American Journal of Enology and Viticulture 66 (2) (May 2015): 112-119

Abstract
Cover Inside Unmanned Systems Spring 2015

"UAS Targeting Precision Agriculture"

Hamid Mokhtarzadeh, Ian MacRae, Robert Koch, Zach Marston, Terrance Hurley, Demoz Gebre-Egziabher and Todd Colten

Inside Unmanned Systems (Spring 2015): 60-71

UAS Targeting Precision Agriculture
Puccinia striiformis

Puccinia striiformis : (Wheat Stripe Rust)

Yuan Chai, Darren J. Kriticos, Jason M. Beddow, Etienne Duveiller, Will Cuddy, Tania Yonow, and Robert W. Sutherst

HarvestChoice Pest Geography, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP)-HarvestChoice, April 2015

Puccinia striiformis (Wheat Stripe Rust)
Cover SBSR 17

"Catalogação, Armazenamento e Distribuição dos Dados do MacroZEE do Maranhão"

Daniel de Castro Vitoria, Davi de Oliveira Custódio, Debora Pignatari Drucker, Mateus Batistella, Edlene Aparecida Monteiro Garçon, Bianca Pedroni de Oliveira, Gustavo Henrique Vasconcellos Rossi, Elienê Pontes de Araujo and Jucivan Ribeiro Lopes

Paper in XVII Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 25 a 29 de Abril de 2015, João Pessoa-PB, Anais, Proceedings, eds. Douglas Francisco M. Gherardi and Luiz Eduardo O. e Cruz Aragão, (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2015), pp. 698-705

Catalogação, Armazenamento e Distribuição dos Dados do MacroZEE do Maranhão
Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), XVII, 25 a 29 de Abril de 2015, João Pessoa-PB, Anais, Proceedings
Cover Staff Paper P15-04 MN

"Rethinking Yield Gaps"

Jason M. Beddow, Terrance M. Hurley, Philip G. Pardey and Julian Alston

Staff Paper P15-04, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics, April 2015

Rethinking Yield Gaps
Media

"Design Clarity in Public Outreach Documents: A Guidebook for a First Detector Volunteer Network"

Lesley Tylczak, David Andow, Eugene Borgida, Terrance Hurley and Allison Williams

Journal of Extension 53 (2) (April 2015): 2TOT3

Design Clarity in Public Outreach Documents: A Guidebook for a First Detector Volunteer Network
PLoS One

"The Potential Distribution of Invading Helicoverpa armigera in North America: Is It Just a Matter of Time?"

Darren J. Kriticos, Noboru Ota, William D. Hutchison, Jason Beddow, Tom Walsh, Wee Tek Tay, Daniel M. Borchert, Silvana V. Paula-Moraes, Cecília Czepak and Myron P. Zalucki

PLoS One 10 (3) (March 2015): e0119618

"The Potential Distribution of Invading Helicoverpa armigera in North America: Is It Just a Matter of Time?"
Media

"U.S. Public Agricultural R&D in the 21st Century: Losing Ground?"

Julian Alston and Philip G. Pardey

AgChallenge 2050, (Oak Brook, IL: Farm Foundation, March 3, 2015)

U.S. Public Agricultural R&D in the 21st Century: Losing Ground?
Cover Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics

"Does the Expansion of Chinese State-owned Enterprises Affect the Innovative Behavior of Private Enterprises?"

Lei Cheng and Zhen Lei

Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economcis 22 (1) (2015): 24-54

Abstract
Cover The Journal of Econonic History

"Moving Matters: The Effect of Location on Crop Production"

Jason M. Beddow and Philip G. Pardey

The Journal of Economic History 75 (1) (March 2015): 219-249

**awarded 2015 Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) Quality of Research Discovery Award

Abstract
Media
Cover Environmental and Ecological Statistics

"Specification and Estimation of the Transfer Function in Dendroclimatological Reconstructions"

Maximilian Auffhammer, Bo Li, Brian Wright and Seung-Jick Yoo

Environmental and Ecological Statistics 22 (1) (March 2015): 105-126

Abstract

"Eucalipto Não é Floresta?"

Mateus Batistella

Opiniões 12 (39) (March-May 2015): 26-28

Abstract
Cover Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

"Clinical Validation of Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing for Inherited Disorders"

Sophia Yohe, Adam Hauge, Kari Bunjer, Teresa Kemmer, Matthew Bower, Matthew Schomaker, Getiria Onsongo, Jon Wilson, Jesse Erdmann, Yi Zhou, Archana Deshpande, Michael D. Spears, Kenneth Beckman, Kevin A.T. Silverstein and Bharat Thyagarajan

Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 139 (2) (February 2015): 204-210

Clinical Validation of Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing for Inherited Disorders
Cover Rao Thesis

"Essays on Agricultural Production, Risk, and Productivity"

Xudong Rao

PhD dissertation, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics, February 2015
**awarded University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics 2016 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award

Essays on Agricultural Production, Risk, and Productivity
Cover Pardey 2014

"Long-run and Global R&D Funding Trajectories: The U.S. Farm Bill in a Changing Context"

Philip G. Pardey, Connie Chan-Kang, Jason M. Beddow and Steven Dehmer

Invited Paper presented at 2015 Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA) Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, January 3-5, 2015

Long-run and Global R&D Funding Trajectories
cover Agrekon

"Re-Estimating South African Agricultural Output Value, Price and Quantity Aggregates, 1910–2010"

Frikkie Liebenberg, Philip G. Pardey, Jason M. Beddow and Johann Kirsten

Agrekon 54 (4) (2015): 1-27
**awarded 2015 Agriculture Economics Association of South Africa (AASA) SJJ de Swart Award for the Best Article Published in Agrekon, 2nd Prize

Abstract
Cover AJARE

"Assessing the Returns to R&D on Perennial Crops: The Costs and Benefits of Pierce's Disease Research in the California Winegrape Industry"

Julian M. Alston, Kate B. Fuller, Jonathan D. Kaplan and Kabir P. Tumber

Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 59 (1) (January 2015): 95-115

Assessing the Returns to R&D on Perennial Crops

"Implantation de Cépages Résistants à L'oïdium en Californie: Analyse des Avantages Économiques et Enviroppementaux"

Kate B. Fuller, Julian M. Alston and Olena S. Sambucci

Revue des Oenologues et des Techniques Vitivinicoles et Oenologicques: Magazine Trimestriel D'information Professionnelle 42 (Extra 157) (2015): 64-66

Revue des Oenologues et des Techniques Vitivinicoles et Oenologicques 42 Extra 157 (Table of Contents)

"Crop Improvement, Adoption, and Impact of Improved Bean Varieties in Sub-Saharan Africa" (Dataset)

Rachel Muthoni Andriatsitohaina and Robert Andrade

Cali, Colombia: International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) Dataverse, Harvard Dataverse, V1, 2015

Crop Improvement, Adoption, and Impact of Improved Bean Varieties in Sub-Saharan Africa (Dataset)
Cover AJAE Jan 2015

"Maximum Likelihood Estimation of the Standard Commodity Storage Model: Evidence from Sugar Prices"

Carlo Cafiero, Eugenio S.A. Bobenrieth H., Juan R.A. Bobenrieth H. and Brian D. Wright

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 97 (1) (January 2015): 122-136

Abstract

"Criteria for Clinical Reporting of Variants from a Broad Target Capture NGS Assay without Sanger Verification"

Andrew C. Nelson, Matthew Bower, Linda B. Baughn, Christine Henzler, Getiria Onsongo, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Matthew Schomaker, Archana Deshpande, Kenneth B. Beckman, Sophia Yohe and Bharat Thyagarajan

JSM Biomarkers 2 (1) (2015): 1005

Criteria for Clinical Reporting of Variants from a Broad Target Capture NGS Assay without Sanger Verification

"Bioenergy and Food Security"

Patricia Osseweijer, Helen K. Watson, Francis X. Johnson, Mateus Batistella, Luis A.B. Cortez, Lee R. Lynd, Stephen R. Kaffka, Stephen P. Long, Hans van Meijl, Andre M. Nassar and Jeremy Woods

Chapter 4 in Bioenergy and Sustainability: Bridging the Gaps, eds. Glaucia Mendes Souza, Reynaldo L. Victoria, Carlos A. Joly and Luciano M. Verdade, (Sao Paulo, Brazil: Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE), SCOPE 72, 2015), pp. 91-136

Bioenergy and Sustainability: Bridging the Gaps
Cover Economic Research Journal

"The Impacts of Domestic Content Protection on Indigenous Innovation: Evidence from China's Wind Power Technology Industry"

Fu Mingwei, Ye Jingyi, Meng Yuxi and Lei Zhen

Economic Research Journal  2015 (2) (2015)

Abstract
Cover Bioenergy and Sustainability: Bridging the Gaps

"Land and Bioenergy"

Jeremy Woods, Lee R. Lynd, Mark Laser, Mateus Batistella, Daniel de Castro Victoria, Keith Kline and André Faaij

Chapter 9 in Bioenergy and Sustainability: Bridging the Gaps, eds. Glaucia Mendes Souza, Reynaldo L. Victoria, Carlos A. Joly and Luciano M. Verdade, (Sao Paulo, Brazil: Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE), SCOPE 72, 2015), pp. 259-300

Bioenergy and Sustainability: Bridging the Gaps
Cover South Africa Agriculture Public Expenditure Review

The South Africa Agriculture Public Expenditure Review

Frikkie Liebenberg, Moraka Nakedi Makhura and Kate Moloto

Washington, DC: World Bank, January 2015

The South Africa Agriculture Public Expenditure Review
Cover Agroanalysis

"Sustentabilidade da Bovinocultura"

Ricardo Guimarães Andrade, Édson Luis Bolfe and Mateus Batistella

Agroanalysis 35 (1) (January 2015): 29-31

Sustentabilidade da Bovinocultura
Agroanalysis January 2015
Cover SBSR 17

"Uso e Cobertura das Terras do Município de Campinas Para Análise da Urbanização na Área Rural"

Ivan André Alvarez, Carlos Fernando Quartaroli, Sérgio Gomes Tosto, Nathan Yuri Machado Zanqueta, Mateus Batistella and Cristina Criscuolo

Paper in XVII Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 25 a 29 de Abril de 2015, João Pessoa-PB, Anais, Proceedings, eds. Douglas Francisco M. Gherardi and Luiz Eduardo O. e Cruz Aragão, (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2015), pp. 7568-7573

Uso e Cobertura das Terras do Município de Campinas Para Análise da Urbanização na Área Rural
Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), XVII, 25 a 29 de Abril de 2015, João Pessoa-PB, Anais, Proceedings
Cover JARE January 2015

"The Tangled Web of Agricultural Insurance: Evaluating the Impacts of Government Policy"

Jason Pearcy and Vincent H. Smith

Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 40 (1) (January 2015): 80-111

The Tangled Web of Agricultural Insurance: Evaluating the Impacts of Government Policy
Cover Climex Version 4

CLIMEX Version 4: Exploring the Effects of Climate on Plants, Animals and Diseases

Darren J. Kriticos, Gunter F. Maywald, Tania Yonow, Eric J. Zurcher, Neville I. Herrmann and Robert W. Sutherst

Canberra, Australia: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), 2015

Cover SBSR 17

"Riscos Geotécnicos e Vulnerabilidades: Aplicação de Grade Regular Para Representação Espacial da População na Zona Costeira"

Allan Yu Iwama, Maria do Carmo Dias Bueno, Álvaro de Oliveira D'Antona and Mateus Batistella

Paper in XVII Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 25 a 29 de Abril de 2015, João Pessoa-PB, Anais, Proceedings, eds. Douglas Francisco M. Gherardi and Luiz Eduardo O. e Cruz Aragão, (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2015), pp. 7279-7286

Riscos Geotécnicos e Vulnerabilidades: Aplicação de Grade Regular Para Representação Espacial da População na Zona Costeira
Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), XVII, 25 a 29 de Abril de 2015, João Pessoa-PB, Anais, Proceedings
Cover AERR 2015

"Structural Change and Agricultural Performance at the State Level in India: 1980-2010"

Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize and Alwin D'Souza

Agricultural Economics Research Review, 28 (1) (January-June 2015): 27-38

Structural Change and Agricultural Performance at the State Level in India
Cover Plant Protection Data Toolbox

"Being Better Than Average: The Application of Computational Intelligence in Pest Management and Biosecurity"

S.P. Worner, G. Lankin, A. Lustig, H.A. Narouei Khandan and S.D. Senay

In The Plant Protection Data Toolbox, eds. R.M. Beresford, K.J. Froud, J.M. Kean and S.P. Worner, (New Zealand Plant Protection Society (Inc.) (NZPPS), 2015), pp. 141-153

Being Better Than Average: The Application of Computational Intelligence in Pest Management and Biosecurity
Plant Protection Data Toolbox (Abstract)
Cover Agroanalysis

"Georrastreabilidade: Sustentabilidade da Bovinocultura"

Ricardo Guimarães Andrade, Édson Luis Bolfe and Mateus Batistella

Agroanalysis, A Revista de Agronegócio da FGV  35 (1) (January 2015): 29-31

Agroanalysis January 2015
Cover New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research

"Cost-Benefit Analysis Blueprint for Regional Weed Management: Nassella neesiana (Chilean needle grass) as a Case Study"

G. Bourdôt, B. Basse, Darren Kriticos and M. Dodd

New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research 58 (3) (2015): 325-338

Cost-Benefit Analysis Blueprint for Regional Weed Management: Nassella neesiana (Chilean needle grass) as a Case Study

"The Competing Policy Paradigms of Agricultural Biotechnology: Implications and Opportunities for Emerging and Developing Economies"

Gregory D. Graff, Gal Hochman, Chubashini Suntharlingam and David Zilberman

AgBioForum 18 (2) (2015): Article 4

The Competing Policy Paradigms of Agricultural Biotechnology
Sustainable Economic Development

"Agricultural R&D Policy and Long-Run Food Security"

Julian M. Alston, William J. Martin and Philip G. Pardey

Chapter 15 in Sustainable Economic Development: Resources, Environment, and Institutions, ed. Arsenio Balisacan, Ujjayant Chakravorty and Majah-Leah V. Ravago (New York, NY: Academic Press, 2015), pp.247-260

Agricultural R&D Policy and Long-Run Food Security (Abstract)
Sustainable Economic Development: Resources, Environment, and Institutions (Table of Contents)
Cover Cover Pest Risk Modelling and Mapping for Invasive Alien Species

"Simulation Modelling of Long-Distance Windborne Dispersal for Invasion Ecology"

Hazel R. Parry, Debbie Eagles and Darren J. Kriticos

Chapter 4 in Pest Risk Modelling and Mapping for Invasive Alien Species, ed. Robert C. Venette, (Wallingford, UK: CABI, 2015), pp. 49-64

Abstract
Pest Risk Modelling and Mapping for Invasive Alien Species (Table of Contents)

"The Political Economy of Biotechnology (Die Politische Ökonomie der Biotechnologie)"

David Zilberman, Gregory Graff, Gal Hochman and Scott Kaplan

German Journal of Agricultural Economics (Agrarwirtschaft) 64 (4,The Political Economy of the Bioeconomy) (2015): 212-223

The Political Economy of Biotechnology
Cover Agrekon

"The Aggregate Economic Benefits of the National Cultivar Trials for Maize in South Africa with Specific Reference to the Highveld Region"

Thula Dlamini and Frikkie Liebenberg

Agrekon 54 (3) (2015): 43-61

Abstract
Cover Oxford Handbook of Food Politics and Society

"The Political Economy of Regulation of Biotechnology in Agriculture"

Gregory D. Graff, Gal Hochman and David Zilberman

Chapter 27 in The Oxford Handbook of Food, Politics, and Society, ed. Ronald J. Herring, (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2015), pp. 664-688

Abstract
The Oxford Handbook of Food, Politics, and Society (Table of Contents)
Cover International Journal of Tropical Agriculture

"Characterizing Innovation in the Livestock Industry: A Malaysian Case"

Chubashini Suntharalingam, Shanmugavelu Sithambaram, Gregory Graff and Nor Azlina Saari

International Journal of Tropical Agriculture 33 (2, Part II) (2015): 879-885

2014
Cover Handbook on Agriculture, Biotechnology and Development

"The Size and Distribution of the Benefits from the Adoption of Biotech Soybean Varieties"

Julian M. Alston, Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes and John Kruse

Chapter 45 in Handbook on Agriculture, Biotechnology and Development, eds. Stuart J. Smith, Peter W.B. Phillips and David Castle, (Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2014), pp.728-751

Abstract
Handbook on Agriculture, Biotechnology and Development (Table of Contents)
Cover Journal of Economic Literature

"Of Medicines and Markets: Intellectual Property and Human Rights in the Free Trade Era (Book Review)"

Brian Davern Wright

Journal of Economic Literature 52 (4) (December 2014): 1187-1189

Of Medicines and Markets: Intellectual Property and Human Rights in the Free Trade Era, by Angelina Snodgrass Godoy, (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, Stanford Studies in Human Rights, 2013)

Abstract
Of Medicines and Markets: Intellectual Property and Human Rights in the Free Trade Era (Abstract)
Cover Wine Economics and Policy

"The Value of Powdery Mildew Resistance in Grapes: Evidence from California"

Kate B. Fuller, Julian M. Alston and Olena Sambucci

Wine Economics and Policy 3 (2) (December 2014): 90-107

Previoulsy published as RMI-CWE Working Paper 1401. Davis, CA: Robert Mondavi Institute, Center for Wine Economics, January 2014

The Value of Powdery Mildew Resistance in Grapes: Evidence from California (Wine Economics and Policy)
The Value of Powdery Mildew Resistance in Grapes: Evidence from California (Working Paper)
Cover EPPO Bulletin December 2014

"Preventing a New Invasive Alien Plant from Entering and Spreading in the Euro-Mediterranean Region: The Case Study of Parthenium hysterophorus"

S. Brunel, D. Panetta, G. Fried, D. Kriticos, R. Prasad, A.O. Lansink, A. Shabbir and T. Yaacoby

EPPO Bulletin 44 (3) (December 2014): 479-489

Abstract
Cover Energy Technology Dec 2014

"Patent Analysis of Shale Gas Technology in China and Implications for its Exploitation"

Mier Zhang, Wei Guo and Zhen Lei

Energy Technology 2 (12) (December 2014): 1040-1045

Abstract
Cover EfJARE Dec 2014

"From Failure to Success in South African Land Reform"

Hans Binswanger-Mkhize

African Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 9 (4) (December 2014): 253-269

From Failure to Success in South African Land Reform
Cover Journal of Virological Methods

"Comparison of Tissue Sample Processing Methods for Harvesting the Viral Metagenome and a Snapshot of the RNA Viral Community in a Turkey Gut"

Jigna D. Shah, Joshua Baller, Ying Zhang, Kevin Silverstein, Zheng Xing and Carol J. Cardona

Journal of Virological Methods 209 (December 1, 2014): 15-24

Abstract
Cover The Emergence of an Innovation Cluster in the Agricultural Value Chain along Colorado’s Front Range

The Emergence of an Innovation Cluster in the Agricultural Value Chain along Colorado’s Front Range

Gregory D. Graff, Annabelle Berklund and Kathay Rennels

Fort Collins, CO: Colorado State University, November 2014

The Emergence of an Innovation Cluster in the Agricultural Value Chain along Colorado’s Front Range
Cover Geonordeste 7

"Macrozoneamento Ecológico-Econômico: Potencialidades e Fragilidades do Estado do Maranhão"

Mateus Batistella, Édson Luis Bolfe, Luiz Eduardo Vicente, Daniel de Castro Victoria and Luciana Spinelli Araujo

Paper in Simpósio Regional de Geoprocessamento e Sensoriamento Remoto (GEONORDESTE), 7th, Geotecnologias: Inovações e Desenvolvimento: Anais, Aracaju, Brasil, November 18-21, 2014, ( Aracaju, Brazil: UFS, 2014), pp. 449-453

Macrozoneamento Ecológico-Econômico: Potencialidades e Fragilidades do Estado do Maranhão
Simpósio Regional de Geoprocessamento e Sensoriamento Remoto (GEONORDESTE), 7th, Geotecnologias: Inovações e Desenvolvimento
Cover CIKM 14

"Exploring Legal Patent Citations for Patent Valuation"

Shuting Wang, Zhen Lei and Wang-Chien Lee

In CIKM '14, Proceedings of the 23rd ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Shanghai, China, November 3-7, 2014, (New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2014), pp. 1379-1388

Abstract
PLoS One

"Worldwide Niche and Future Potential Distribution of Culicoides imicola, a Major Vector of Bluetongue and African Horse Sickness Viruses"

Sylvain Guichard, Hélène Guis, Annelise Tran, Claire Garros, Thomas Balenghien and Darren J. Kriticos

PLoS One 9 (11) (November 2014): e112491

Worldwide Niche and Future Potential Distribution of Culicoides imicola, a Major Vector of Bluetongue and African Horse Sickness
Cover World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 7116

"Agricultural Intensification: The Status in Six African Countries"

Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize and Sara Savastano

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 7116,  Washington, DC: World Bank Group, Africa Region, Office of the Chief Economist, November 2014

Agricultural Intensification: The Status in Six African Countries

"Recommending Missing Citations for Newly Granted Patents"

Sooyoung Oh, Zhen Lei, Wang-Chien Lee and John Yen

Paper presented at 2014 International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA), Shanghai, China, October 30 - November 1, 2014

Abstract
2014 International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics
Returns to Food and Agricultural R&D Investments Worldwide, 1958-2011

"Returns to Food and Agricultural R&D Investments Worldwide, 1958-2011"

Terrance M. Hurley, Philip G. Pardey and Xudong Rao

InSTePP Brief, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), November 2014

"Returns to Food and Agricultural R&D Investments Worldwide, 1958-2011"
World Food Futures to 2050

"World Food Futures to 2050"

Philip G. Pardey, Jason M. Beddow, and Terrance M. Hurley

InSTePP Brief, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), November 2014

"World Food Futures to 2050"
Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics

"Global Food Security—Introduction"

Allan Rae and Philip Pardey

Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 58 (4) (October 2014): 499-503

Global Food Security—Introduction
Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics

"A Bounds Analysis of World Food Futures: Global Agriculture Through to 2050"

Philip G. Pardey, Jason M. Beddow, Terrance M. Hurley, Timothy K.M. Beatty and Vernon R. Eidman

Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 58 (4) (October 2014): 571-589

** awarded 2014 Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) AJARE Best Article Award

A Bounds Analysis of World Food Futures: Global Agriculture Through to 2050
Technical Supporting Material
Media
State of Food and Agriculture 2014

The State of Food and Agriculture 2014: Innovation in Family Farming

Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), 2014

(External background paper contributed by Philip Pardey was the basis for Chapter 4: "Agricultural Research and Development for Family Farms")

The State of Food and Agriculture 2014: Innovation in Family Farming

"Losing the Plot? Agricultural Research Policy and the 2014 Farm Bill"

Philip G. Pardey, Jason M. Beddow and Steven T. Buccola

Choices 29 (3) (3rd Quarter 2014)

** awarded 2015 Choices Magazine Outstanding Choices Article

"Losing the Plot? Agricultural Research Policy and the 2014 Farm Bill"

"Exploring Technological Trends for Patent Evaluation"

Shuting Wang, Wang-Chien Lee, Zhen Lei, Xianliang Zhang and Yu-Hsuan Kuo

Paper presented at DSAA2014, 2014 International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics, Shanghai, China, October 30-November 1, 2014

Abstract
2014 International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA)
Cover Fact Sheet 9371

Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods

P. Byrne, D. Pendell and G. Graff

Fact Sheet 9.371, Fort Collins, CO: Colorado State University Extension, October 2014

Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods
Cover Economics of Food Price Volatility

"Influences of Agricultural Technology on the Size and Importance of Food Price Variability"

Julian M. Alston, William J. Martin and Philip G. Pardey

Chapter 1 in The Economics of Food Price Volatility, eds. Jean-Paul Chavas, David Hummels and Brian Wright (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press for National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 2014), pp.13-54

Influences of Agricultural Technology on the Size and Importance of Food Price Variability
The Economics of Food Price Volatility
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"Genomic Characterization of the LEED..PEEDs, a Gene Family Unique to the Medicago Lineage"

Diana I. Trujillo, Kevin A.T. Silverstein and Nevin D. Young

G3  4 (10) (October 1, 2014): 2003-2012

Genomic Characterization of the LEED..PEEDs, a Gene Family Unique to the Medicago Lineage

"Geotechnical Risks and Social Vulnerability in Coastal Areas: Inequalities and Climate Change (Riscos Geotécnicos e Vulnerabilidade Social em Zonas Costeiras: Desigualdades e Mudanças Climáticas)"

Allan Yu Iwama, Mateus Batistella and Lúcia da Costa Ferreira

Ambiente and Sociedade 17 (4) (October-December 2014): 251-272

Geotechnical Risks and Social Vulnerability in Coastal Areas: Inequalities and Climate Change
American Journal of Agricultural Economics

"Re-examining the Reported Rates of Return to Food and Agricultural Research and Development"

Terrance M. Hurley, Xudong Rao and Philip G. Pardey

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 96 (5) (October 2014):1492-1504

** awarded 2014 Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) Quality of Research Discovery Award

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Bactrocera (Bactrocera) tryoni

Bactrocera (Bactrocera) tryoni : (Queensland Fruit Fly)

Tania Yonow

HarvestChoice Pest Geography, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP)-HarvestChoice, September 2014

Bactrocera (Bactrocera) tryoni (Queensland Fruit Fly)
Bactrocera tryoni host crop list
Busseola fusca

Busseola fusca : (African Stem Borer)

Kendall Hauptfleisch, Tania Yonow, Darren J. Kriticos, and Noboru Ota

HarvestChoice Pest Geography, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP)-HarvestChoice, September 2014

Busseola fusca (African Stem Borer)
Cicadulina mbila (Naudé)

Cicadulina mbila (Naudé) : (Maize Leafhopper)

Panagiotis Mylonas, Tania Yonow, and Darren J. Kriticos

HarvestChoice Pest Geography, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP)-HarvestChoice, September 2014

Cicadulina mbila (Naudé) (Maize Leafhopper )
Diabrotica virgifera virgifera

Diabrotica virgifera virgifera : (Western Corn Rootworm)

Tania Yonow and Darren J. Kriticos

HarvestChoice Pest Geography, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP)-HarvestChoice, September 2014

Diabrotica virgifera virgifera (Western Corn Rootworm)
Striga asiatica

Striga asiatica : (Witchweed)

Kelly Nail, Darren J. Kriticos, John K. Scott, Tania Yonow, and Noboru Ota

HarvestChoice Pest Geography, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP)-HarvestChoice, September 2014

Striga asiatica (Witchweed)
Spurring Innovation in Food and Agriculture

Spurring Innovation in Food and Agriculture: A Review of the USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Program

Committee on a Review of the USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative, Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council

Washington, DC: National Academies Press, 2014

Philip Pardey served on the Committee on a Review of the USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative

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"Taxonomic Uncertainty in Pest Risks or Modelling Artefacts? Implications for Biosecurity Policy and Practice"

Darren Kriticos, Louise Morin and Bruce Webber

NeoBiota 23 (September 2, 2014): 81-93

Taxonomic Uncertainty in Pest Risks or Modelling Artefacts? Implications for Biosecurity Policy and Practice
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"Balancing Bioenergy and Biosecurity Policies: Estimating Current and Future Climate Suitability Patterns for a Bioenergy Crop"

D.J. Kriticos, H.T. Murphy, T. Jovanovic, J. Taylor, A. Herr, J. Raison and D. O'Connell

Global Change Biology Bioenergy 6 (5) (September 2014): 587-598

Balancing Bioenergy and Biosecurity Policies: Estimating Current and Future Climate Suitability Patterns for a Bioenergy Crop
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"Extending the Suite of BIOCLIM Variables: A Proposed Registry System and Case Study Using Principal Components Analysis"

Darren J Kriticos, Vojtĕch Jarošik and Noboru Ota

Methods in Ecology and Evolution 5 (9) (September 2014): 956-960

Extending the Suite of BIOCLIM Variables: A Proposed Registry System and Case Study Using Principal Components Analysis

"Academic Patent Licenses: Roadblocks or Signposts for Nonlicensee Cumulative Innovation?"

Kyriakos Drivas, Zhen Lei and Brian D. Wright

Social Science Research Network (SSRN), August 30, 2014

Academic Patent Licenses: Roadblocks or Signposts for Nonlicensee Cumulative Innovation?
Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems

"Investments in and the Economic Returns to Agricultural and Food R&D Worldwide"

Philip G. Pardey, Connie Chan-Kang, Steven Dehmer, Jason M. Beddow, Terrance M. Hurley, Xudong Rao and Julian Alston

In Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems, ed. Neal K. Van Alfen, (Oxford, United Kingdom: Academic Press, 2014), pp. 78-97

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Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems (Table of Contents)
Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems

"Food Security: Yield Gap"

Jason M. Beddow, Terrance M. Hurley, Philip G. Pardey and Julian Alston

In Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems, ed. Neal K. Van Alfen, (Oxford, United Kingdom: Academic Press, 2014), pp 352-365

Abstract
Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems (Table of Contents)
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The International Agricultural Prospects Model

"The International Agricultural Prospects Model: Assessing Consumption and Production Futures Through 2050 (version 2.1)"

Philip G. Pardey, Jason M. Beddow, Terrance M. Hurley, Timothy K.M. Beatty and Vernon R. Eidman

[Supporting Material for “A Bounds Analysis of World Food Futures: Global Agriculture Through to 2050.” Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 58 (4) (October 2014)]

Staff Paper P14-09, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics, August 2014

"The International Agricultural Prospects Model: Assessing Consumption and Production Futures Through 2050 (version 2.1)"

"Aplicação de Sistema WebGIS Para Análise Geoespacial da Agricultura na Região de MATOPIBA"

Éllen Cristina Teixeira Leite, Mateus Batistella, Édson Luis Bolfe and Daniel de Castro Victoria

Paper presented at Congresso Interinstitucional de Iniciação Científica (CIIC), 8th, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, August 12-14, 2014

Aplicação de Sistema WebGIS Para Análise Geoespacial da Agricultura na Região de MATOPIBA
Congresso Interinstitucional de Iniciação Científica (CIIC), 8th, Proceedings
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"Sustaining Ecosystem Services: Overcoming the Dilemma Posed by Local Actions and Planetary Boundaries"

Matthias Jonas, Jean Pierre Ometto, Mateus Batistella, Oskar Franklin, Marianne Hall, David M. Lapola, Emilio F. Moran, Sylvia Tramberend, Bernardo Lanza Queiroz, Anke Schaffartzik, Anatoly Shvidenko, Sten B. Nilsson and Carlos A. Nobre

Earth's Future 2 (8) (August 2014): 407-420

Sustaining Ecosystem Services: Overcoming the Dilemma Posed by Local Actions and Planetary Boundaries
Measuring the Effectiveness of Crop Improvement Research in Sub-Saharan Africa from the Perspectives of Varietal Output, Adoption, and Change

Measuring the Effectiveness of Crop Improvement Research in Sub-Saharan Africa from the Perspectives of Varietal Output, Adoption, and Change: 20 Crops, 30 Countries, and 1150 Cultivars in Farmers’ Fields

Tom Walker, Arega Alene, Jupiter Ndjeunga, Ricardo Labarta, Yigezu Yigezu, Aliou Diagne, Robert Andrade, Rachel Muthoni Andriatsitohaina, Hugo De Groote, Kai Mausch, Chilot Yirga, Franklin Simtowe, Enid Katungi, Wellington Jogo, Moti Jaleta, and Sushil Pandey

Rome, Italy: Standing Panel on Impact Assessment (SPIA), Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Independent Science and Partnership Council (ISPC) Secretariat, 2014

Measuring the Effectiveness of Crop Improvement Research in Sub-Saharan Africa from the Perspectives of Varietal Output, Adoptio

"Land Fragmentation with Double Bonuses -- The Case of Tanzanian Agriculture"

Xudong Rao

Selected Paper prepared for Agricultural and Applied Economic Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, July 27-29, 2014

Land Fragmentation with Double Bonuses -- The Case of Tanzanian Agriculture
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"Optimal Licensing for Public Intellectual Property: Theory and Application to Plant Variety Patents"

Julian M. Alston and Zoe T. Plakias

Selected Paper prepared for Agricultural and Applied Economic Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, July 27-29, 2014

"Optimal Licensing for Public Intellectual Property: Theory and Application to Plant Variety Patents"
Cover Adaptive Pest Management for Horticulture under Climate Change

Adaptive Pest Management for Horticulture under Climate Change -- Pilot Pest Scoping

Dean Paini and Darren Kriticos

VG13029, Sydney, Australia: Horticulture Australia Ltd, July 2014

Adaptive Pest Management for Horticulture under Climate Change -- Pilot Pest Scoping
Atlas of African Agriculture Research and Development

"Wheat Stem Rust Vulnerability"

Yuan Chai and Jason M. Beddow

In Atlas of African Agriculture Research and Development: Revealing Agriculture's Place in Africa, ed. Kate Sebastian, (Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2014), pp. 60-61.

Wheat Stem Rust Vulnerability
Atlas of African Agriculture Research and Development
African Agricultural Productivity Growth and R&D in a Global Setting

"African Agricultural Productivity Growth and R&D in a Global Setting"

Philip G. Pardey

Chapter 6 in Frontiers in Food Policy: Perspectives on Sub-Saharan Africa, eds. Walter P. Falcon and Rosamond L. Naylor.  (Stanford, CA: Stanford University, Stanford Center on Food Security and the Environment (FSE), June 6, 2014)

African Agricultural Productivity Growth and R&D in a Global Setting
Frontiers in Food Policy: Perspectives on Sub-Saharan Africa
Managing Healthcare Provision and Health Outcomes Through Local Governance

"Managing Healthcare Provision and Health Outcomes Through Local Governance"

Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize, Hari K. Nagarajan and AnirudghTagat

Working Paper 1, RBI Endowment Unit Working Paper Series, Anand, India: Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), June 1, 2014

Managing Healthcare Provision and Health Outcomes Through Local Governance

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