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2010
Cover Implications of Climate Change

Implications of Climate Change for Australia's Plantation Forests: Weeds, Insect and Fungal Pests

Libby Pinkard, Darren Kriticos and Karina Potter

Canberra, Australia: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Bureau of Rural Sciences, January 2010

Implications of Climate Change for Australia's Plantation Forests: Weeds, Insect and Fungal Pests
Cover SIMBRAS-AS

"Aplicativo de Geodecisão para Monitoramento Espaço-Temporal da Produção Extensiva de Bovinos"

Anderson Soares Ferreira, Ricardo Guimarães Andrade and Mateus Batistella

Chapter in II Simpósio Brasileiro de Agropecuária Sustentável: Agropecuária, Agroecologia e Cooperativism (II SIMBRAS-AS), Anais de Resumos Expandidos, 23 a 26 de Setembro de 2010, Viçosa, Brazil,  Rogério de Paula Lana and Geicimara Guimarães, eds.,  (Viçosa, Brazil: Os Editores, 2010), pp. 287-291 .

Aplicativo de Geodecisão para Monitoramento Espaço-Temporal da Produção Extensiva de Bovinos
II Simpósio Brasileiro de Agropecuária Sustentável: Agropecuária, Agroecologia e Cooperativism
Handbook of The Economics of Innovation

"The Economics of Innovation and Technical Change in Agriculture"

Philip G. Pardey, Julian M. Alston and Vernon W. Ruttan

Chapter 22 in Handbook of the Economics of Innovation, Volume 2, eds. Bronwyn H. Hall and Nathan Rosenberg, (New York, NY: Elsevier, 2010), pp. 939‐984

Abstract
Handbook of the Economics of Innovation, Volume 2 (Table of Contents)
Cover Public Markets and Private Insurance

"Private and Public Roles in Providing Agricultural Insurance in the United States"

Vincent H. Smith and Barry K. Goodwin

Chapter 6 in Public Insurance and Private Markets, ed. Jeffrey R. Brown, (Washington, DC: AEI Press, 2010), pp. 173-209

Private and Public Roles in Providing Agricultural Insurance in the United States (Preview)
Public Insurance and Private Markest (Preview)
Persistence Pays

Persistence Pays: U.S. Agricultural Productivity Growth and the Benefits from Public R&D Spending

Julian M. Alston, Matthew A. Andersen, Jennifer S. James and Philip G. Pardey

Natural Resource Management and Policy, vol. 34, New York, NY: Springer, 2010

** awarded 2011 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Quality of Research Discovery Award

** awarded 2011 Western Agricultural Economics Association (WAEA) Outstanding Published Research Award

** awarded 2010 Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) Quality of Research Discovery Award

Persistence Pays (Preview)
Table of Contents
2009
Cover AJAE Dec 2009

"Efficiency of Income Transfers to Farmers through Public Agricultural Research: Theory and Evidence from the United States"

Julian M. Alston

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 91 (5) (December 2009): 1281-1288

Abstract

Biomassa Epígea e Estoque de Carbono de Agroflorestas em Tomé-Açu, PA (Aboveground Biomass and the Carbon Storage the Agroforestry in the Tomé-Açu, PA)

Edson Luis Bolfe, Marcos César Ferreira and Mateus Batistella

Cadernos de Agroecologia 4 (1 - VI Congresso Brasileiro de Agroecologia e II Congresso Latinoamericano de Agroecologia ) (December 2009): 2171-2175

Biomassa Epígea e Estoque de Carbono de Agroflorestas em Tomé-Açu, PA

"Human Colon Cancer Profiles Show Differential MicroRNA Expression Depending on Mismatch Repair Status and Are Characteristic of Undifferentiated Proliferative States"

Aaron L Sarver, Amy J. French, Pedro M. Borralho, Venugopal Thayanithy, Ann L. Oberg, Kevin A.T.Silverstein, Bruce W. Morlan, Shaun M. Riska, Lisa A..Boardman, Julie M. Cunningham, Subbaya Subramanian, Liang Wang, Tom C. Smyrk, Cecilia M.P. Rodrigues, Stephen N. Thibodeau and Clifford J. Steer

BMC Cancer 9 (November 18, 2009):401

Human Colon Cancer Profiles Show Differential MicroRNA Expression Depending on Mismatch Repair Status and Are Characteristic...

"Mapeamento de Parâmetros Biofísicos e da Evapotranspiração no Pantanal Usando Técnicas de Sensoriamento Remoto"

Ricardo Guimarães Andrade, Gilberto Chohaku Sediyama, Mateus Batistella, Daniel de Castro Victoria, Adriano Rolim da Paz, Evaldo de Paiva Lima and Sandra Furlan Nogueira

In Simpósio de Geotecnologias no Pantanal, 2nd, Corumbá, Brazil, November 7 -11, 2009, Anais eds. João dos Santos Vila da Silva and Myrian de Moura, (Corumbá, Brazil: Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE), Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuaria (Embrapa), Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul (UFMS), 2009), pp. 695-704

Mapeamento de Parâmetros Biofísicos e da Evapotrans Piração no Pantanal Usando Técnicas de Sensoriamento Remoto

"Delineation of Landscapes of Emerging Sciences Through Publication Data: A Case of Nanoscience in Canada"

M. Fatih Yegul, Bonwoo Koo, Mustafa Yavuz and Paul Guild

Paper presented at  2009 International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies, Baku, Azerbaijan, October 14-16, 2009

Abstract

"Aplicação de Técnicas de Sensoriamento Remoto na Estimativa da Biomassa Vegetal de Pastagem no Mato Grosso do Sul"

Ricardo G. Andrade, Mateus Batistella, Rodrigo A. Barbosa, Gilberto C. Sediyama, Rafael C. Delgado and Evaldo De P. Lima

Paper presented at Congresso Brasileiro de Agrometeorologia, 16th, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, September 22-25, 2009

Aplicação de Técnicas de Sensoriamento Remoto na Estimativa da Biomassa Vegetal de Pastagem no Mato Grosso do Sul
Cover Ecological Modelling

"A Process-based Population Dynamics Model to Explore Target and Non-target Impacts of a Biological Control Agent"

Darren J. Kriticos, Michael S. Watt, Toni M. Withers, Agathe Leriche and Michelle C. Watson

Ecological Modelling 220 (17) (September 2009): 2035-2050

Abstract
Science 325 (5945)

"Agricultural Research, Productivity, and Food Prices in the Long Run"

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

Science 325 (5945) (September 4, 2009): 1209-1210

Abstract

“The Political Economy of Agricultural Biotechnology Policies”

Gregory Graff, Gal Hochman and David Zilberman

AgBioForum 12 (1) (2009): 34-46

“The Political Economy of Agricultural Biotechnology Policies"
Cover Staff Paper 09-01

"Mendel Versus Malthus: Research, Productivity and Food Prices in the Long Run"

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

Staff Paper P09-1 / InSTePP Paper 09-01, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), January 2009, revised September 2009

"Mendel versus Malthus: Research, Productivity and Food Prices in the Long Run"
Choices

"The Shifting Global Patterns of Agricultural Productivity"

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

Choices 24 (4) (4th Quarter 2009)

"The Shifting Global Patterns of Agricultural Productivity"

"Cotton Grower Adoption of Weed Resistance Management Practices"

George Frisvold, Terry Hurley and Paul Mitchell

Paper prepared for the Beltwide Cotton Conferences: Improving Our Farm, Future and World, San Antonio, TX, January 5-8, 2009

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Choices

"Structural Changes in U.S. Agricultural Production and Productivity"

Jennifer S. James, Julian M. Alston, Philip G. Pardey and Matthew A. Andersen

Choices 24 (4) (4th Quarter 2009)

"Structural Changes in U.S. Agricultural Production and Productivity"

"Adoption, Residual Herbicide Use and Grower Values for Roundup Ready® Cotton"

Terry Hurley, Paul Mitchell and George Frisvold

Paper prepared for the Beltwide Cotton Conferences: Improving Our Farm, Future and World, San Antonio, TX, January 5-8, 2009

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Choices

"Theme Overview: Agricultural Productivity and Global Food Security in the Long Run "

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

Choices 24 (4) (4th Quarter 2009)

"Theme Overview: Agricultural Productivity and Global Food Security in the Long Run "

"Evaluation of a New High-Dimensional miRNA Profiling Platform"

Julie M Cunningham, Ann L Oberg, Pedro M. Borralho, Betsy T. Kren, Amy J. French, Liang Wang, Brian M. Bot, Bruce W. Morlan, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Rod Staggs, Yan Zeng, Anne-Francoise Lamblin, Christopher A. Hilker, Jian-Bing Fan, Clifford J. Steer and Stephen N Thibodeau

BMC Medical Genomics 2 (August 27, 2009):57

Evaluation of a New High-Dimensional miRNA Profiling Platform
The Sciences and Art of Adaptive Management

"Adaptive Watershed Management in the South American Highlands: Learning and Teaching on the Fly"

Jeffrey Alwang, Victor Barrera, Robert Andrade, Sarah Hamilton and George W. Norton

Chapter 10 in The Sciences and Art of Adaptive Management: Innovating for Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management, ed. Keith M. Moore, (Ankeny, IA: Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS), 2009), pp. 209-227

Adaptive Watershed Management in the South American Highlands: Learning and Teaching on the Fly
The Sciences and Art of Adaptive Management: Innovating for Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management
Nature Biotechnology 27 (8)

“The Contraction of Agbiotech Product Quality Innovation”

Gregory Graff, David Zilberman and Alan Bennett

Nature Biotechnology 27 (8) (August 2009): 702-704

Abstract
Weed Research

"The Current and Future Potential Distribution of Melaleuca quinquenervia"

Michael S. Watt, Darren J. Kriticos and L.K. Manning

Weed Research 49 (4) (August 2009): 381-390

Abstract
Cover Adoption of BMPS

"Adoption of Best Management Practices to Control Weed Resistance By Cotton, Corn, and Soybean Growers"

George B. Frisvold, Terrance M. Hurley and Paul D. Mitchell

Selected Paper presented at Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, July 26-28, 2009

"Adoption of Best Management Practices to Control Weed Resistance By Cotton, Corn, and Soybean Growers"
Valuing the Roundup Ready® Soybean Weed Management Program

"Valuing the Roundup Ready® Soybean Weed Management Program"

Stephen Aultman, Terrance M. Hurley, Paul D. Mitchell and George B. Frisvold

Selected Paper presented at Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, July 26-28, 2009

"Valuing the Roundup Ready® Soybean Weed Management Program"

"Farming Expansion and Land Degradation in Western Bahia, Brazil"

Mateus Batistella and Gustavo Souza Valladares

Biota Neotropica 9 (3) (July/September 2009): 61-76

Farming Expansion and Land Degradation in Western Bahia, Brazil

"Análise Preliminar da Variabilidade Espacial da Evapotranspiração de Pastagens Com O Uso de Imagens Orbitais"

Ricardo Guimarães Andrade, Mateus Batistella, Thais Basso Amaral and Sady Júnior Martins da Costa de Menezes

Paper presented at Congresso Brasileiro de Agroinformática, 7th, Viçosa, Brazil, July 2009

Análise Preliminar da Variabilidade Espacial da Evapotranspiração de Pastagens Com O Uso de Imagens Orbitais
Cover Why Weak Patents

"Why Weak Patents? Rational Ignorance or Pro-"customer" Tilt?"

Zhen Lei and Brian D. Wright

Selected Paper presented at Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) 2009 Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, July 26-28, 2009

Why Weak Patents? Rational Ignorance or Pro-'Customer' Tilt?
Cover AAEA 2009 Yue Hurley and Andersen

"Do Native and Invasive Labels Affect Consumer Willingness to Pay for Plants? Evidence from Experimental Auctions"

Chengyan Yue, Terrance M. Hurley and Neil O. Anderson

Selected Paper presented at Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI,  July 26-28, 2009

Do Native and Invasive Labels Affect Consumer Willingness to Pay for Plants?

"Objective Functions for Comparing Simulations with Insect Trap Catch Data"

S. Guichard, A. Leriche, D.J. Kriticos, J.M. Kean and S.P. Worner

Paper in 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation. Cairns, Australia from 13–17 July 2009; Interfacing Modelling and Simulation with Mathematical and Computational Sciences, Proceedings, eds. R.S. Anderssen, R.D. Braddock and L.T.H. Newham, (Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia; New Zealand Inc. and the International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, July 2009), pp. 4220-4226

Objective Functions for Comparing Simulations with Insect Trap Catch Data
18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation Proceedings
Cover Expert Meeting on How to Feed the World

"Challenges and Opportunities for African Agriculture and Food Security: High Food Prices, Climate Change, Population Growth, and HIV and AIDS"

Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize

Paper in Proceedings of the Expert Meeting on How to Feed the World in 2050, Rome, Italy, June 24-26, 2009, (Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), 2009)

Challenges and Opportunities for African Agriculture and Food Security: High Food Prices, Climate Change, Population Growth...
Proceedings of the Expert Meeting on How to Feed the World in 2050
Cover Nature June 4 2009

"Evolution of Pathogenicity and Sexual Reproduction in Eight Candida Genomes"

Geraldine Butler, Matthew D. Rasmussen, Michael F. Lin, Manuel A.S. Santos, Sharadha Sakthikumar, Carol A. Munro, Esther Rheinbay, Manfred Grabherr, Anja Forche, Jennifer L. Reedy, Ino Agrafioti, Martha B. Arnaud, Steven Bates, Alistair J.P. Brown, Sascha Brunke, Maria C. Costanzo, David A. Fitzpatrick, Piet W.J. de Groot, David Harris, Lois L. Hoyer, Bernhard Hube, Frans M. Klis, Chinnappa Kodira, Nicola Lennard, Mary E. Logue, Ronny Martin, Aaron M. Neiman, Elissavet Nikolaou, Michael A. Quail, Janet Quinn, Maria C. Santos, Florian F. Schmitzberger, Gavin Sherlock, Prachi Shah, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Marek S. Skrzypek, David Soll, Rodney Staggs, Ian Stansfield, Michael P.H. Stumpf, Peter E. Sudbery, Thyagarajan Srikantha, Qiandong Zeng, Judith Berman, Matthew Berriman, Joseph Heitman, Neil A.R. Gow, Michael C. Lorenz, Bruce W. Birren, Manolis Kellis and Christina A. Cuomo

Nature 459 (7247) (June 4, 2009): 657-662

Evolution of Pathogenicity and Sexual Reproduction in Eight Candida Genomes
Weed Research

"The Current and Future Potential Distribution of Cytisus Scoparius: A Weed of Pastoral Systems, Natural Ecosystems and Plantation Forestry"

K.J.B. Potter, Darren J. Kriticos, Michael S. Watt and A. Leriche

Weed Research 49 (3) (June 2009): 271-282

Abstract

A Preliminary View of University of California Data on Disclosures, Licensing and Patenting

Kyriakos Drivas, Zhen Lei and Brian Wright

Report prepared for The National Academies, National Research Council, The Committee on Management of University Intellectual Property: Lessons from a Generation of Experience, Research, and Dialogue, (Berkeley, CA, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, May 27, 2009)

A Preliminary View of University of California Data on Disclosures, Licensing and Patenting
Investigaciones a Futuro

Investigaciones a Futuro: Proyeccion del Potencial Agropecuario en America Latina y el Caribe

Philip G. Pardey, Stanley Wood and Reed Hertford (eds.)

Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2009

Investigaciones a Futuro: Proyeccion del Potencial Agropecuario en America Latina y el Caribe
Capital Service Flows: Concepts and Comparisons of Alternative Measures in U.S. Agriculture

"Capital Service Flows: Concepts and Comparisons of Alternative Measures in U.S. Agriculture"

Matthew A. Andersen, Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

Staff Paper P09-8 / InSTePP Paper 09-03, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), May 2009

"Capital Service Flows: Concepts and Comparisons of Alternative Measures in U.S. Agriculture"
Economic Development and Cultural Change

Review of "The WTO and India's Pharmaceuticals Industry: Patent Protection, TRIPS, and Developing Countries" by Sudip Chaudhuri

Brian D. Wright

Economic Development and Cultural Change 57 (3) (April 2009): 604-606

The WTO and India's Pharmaceuticals Industry: Patent Protection, TRIPS, and Developing Countries, Sudip Chaudhuri, New Delhi, India: Oxford University Press, 2005

Preview
The WTO and India's Pharmaceuticals Industry (Abstract)
Cover Science March 27 2009

"A Transposon-Based Genetic Screen in Mice Identifies Genes Altered in Colorectal Cancer"

Timothy K. Starr, Raha Allaei, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Rodney A. Staggs, Aaron L. Sarver, Tracy L. Bergemann, Mihir Gupta, M. Gerard O'Sullivan, Ilze Matise, Adam J. Dupuy, Lara S. Collier, Scott Powers, Ann L. Oberg, Yan W. Asmann, Stephen N. Thibodeau, Lino Tessarollo, Neal G. Copeland, Nancy A. Jenkins, Robert T. Cormier and David A. Largaespada

Science 323 (5922) (March 27, 2009): 1747-1750

Abstract
Forest Ecology and Management

"The Hosts and Potential Geographic Range of Dothistroma Needle Blight"

Michael S. Watt, Darren J. Kriticos, Samantha Alcaraz, Anna V. Brown and Agathe Leriche

Forest Ecology and Management 257 (6) (March 2009): 1505-1519

Abstract
Cover Nature Biotechnology

"A Conditional Transposon-Based Insertional Mutagenesis Screen for Genes Associated with Mouse Hepatocellular Carcinoma"

Vincent W. Keng, Augusto Villanueva, Derek Y. Chiang, Adam J. Dupuy, Barbara J. Ryan, Ilze Matise, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Aaron Sarver, Timothy K.Starr, Keiko Akagi, Lino Tessarollo, Lara S. Collier, Scott Powers, Scott W. Lowe, Nancy A. Jenkins, Neal G. Copeland, Josep M. Llovet and David A. Largaespada.

Nature Biotechnology 27(3) (March 2009):264-274

A Conditional Transposon-Based Insertional Mutagenesis Screen for Genes Associated with Mouse Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Cover Annual Review of Resource Economics

"The Economics of Agricultural R&D"

Julian M. Alston, Philip G. Pardey, Jennifer S. James and Matthew A. Andersen

Annual Review of Resource Economics 1 (1) (2009): 537-565

Abstract
Cover Veterinary Dermatology

"Expression of Endogenous Antimicrobial Peptides in Normal Canine Skin"

Kyra V. Wingate, Sheila M. Torres, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Julie A. Hendrickson and Mark S. Rutherford

Veterinary Dermatology 20 (1) (February 2009):19-26

Abstract
What the Industrial Countries Can Do to Support Developing Countries' Development Goals

"What the Industrial Countries Can Do to Support Developing Countries' Development Goals"

Anne O. Krueger

Staff Paper P09-04 / InSTePP Paper 09-02, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), February 2009

"What the Industrial Countries Can Do to Support Developing Countries' Development Goals"

"Overview: Herbicide Resistant Crops--Diffusion, Benefits, Pricing, and Resistance Management"

George B. Frisvold, Terrance M. Hurley and Paul D. Mitchell

AgBioForum 12 (3&4) (2009): 244-248

"Overview: Herbicide Resistant Crops--Diffusion, Benefits, Pricing, and Resistance Management"

"Characteristics of Herbicides and Weed-Management Programs Most Important to Corn, Cotton, and Soybean Growers"

Terrance M. Hurley, Paul D. Mitchell and George B. Frisvold

AgBioForum 12 (3&4) (2009): 269-280

"Characteristics of Herbicides and Weed-Management Programs Most Important to Corn, Cotton, and Soybean Growers"

"Weed Management Costs, Weed Best Management Practices, and the Roundup Ready® Weed Management Program"

Terrance M. Hurley, Paul D. Mitchell and George B. Frisvold

AgBioForum 12 (3&4) (2009): 281-290

"Weed Management Costs, Weed Best Management Practices, and the Roundup Ready® Weed Management Program"

"Effects of Weed Resistance Concerns and Resistance Management Practices on the Value of Roundup Ready® Crops"

Terrance M. Hurley, Paul D. Mitchell and George B. Frisvold

AgBioForum 12 (3&4) (2009): 291-302

"Effects of Weed Resistance Concerns and Resistance Management Practices on the Value of Roundup Ready® Crops"

"Adoption of Best Management Practices to Control Weed Resistance by Corn, Cotton, and Soybean Growers"

Terrance M. Hurley, Paul D. Mitchell and George B. Frisvold

AgBioForum 12 (3&4) (2009): 370-381

"Adoption of Best Management Practices to Control Weed Resistance by Corn, Cotton, and Soybean Growers"

“Opening Stem Cell Research: A Policy Proposal for the Management of Data, Intellectual Property, and Ethics”

David Winickoff, Krishanu Saha and Gregory Graff

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics 9 (1) (Winter 2009): 52-127

Opening Stem Cell Research: A Policy Proposal for the Management of Data, Intellectual Property, and Ethics
Cover Amazonia and Global Change

"Small Farmers and Deforestation in Amazonia"

Eduardo S. Brondízio, Anthony Cak, Marcellus M. Caldas, Carlos Mena, Richard Bilsborrow, Celia T. Futemma, Thomas Ludewigs, Emilio F. Moran and Mateus Batistella

Chapter in Amazonia and Global Change, eds. Michael Keller, Mercedes Bustamante, John Gash and Pedro Silva Dias, (Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph 186, 2009), pp. 117-143

Also published in Portuguese: Pequenos Produtores e o Desmatamento na Amazônia

Abstract
Amazonia and Global Change (Table of Contents)
Pequenos Produtores e o Desmatamento na Amazônia
Amazonia and Global Change (Portuguese Translation)
Cover Globalization and the Rural-Urban Divide

"Rural and Urban Dynamics and Poverty: Evidence from China and India"

S. Fan, A. Mukherjee and Connie Chan-Kang

Chapter 5 in Globalization and the Rural-Urban Divide, eds. Munisamy Gopinath and Hanho Kim, (Seoul, Korea: Seoul National University Press, 2009)

"Factors Affecting Weed Control Costs and Farmer Values for Roundup Ready® Cotton"

Terry Hurley, Paul Mitchell and George Frisvold

Paper presented at Beltwide Cotton Conferences: Improving Our Farm, Future and World, San Antonio, TX, January 5-8, 2009

Abstract
Cover New Tools for Precision Livestock Management

"The OTAG Operational Prototype and Its Web Management Interface"

Mateus Batistella, A.S. Ferreira and R.G. Andrade

In New Tools for Precision Livestock Management, (Montevideo, Uruguay: Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), 2009), pp. 44-50

New Tools for Precision Livestock Management

"Estimativa do Albedo em Áreas de Pastagem e Floresta no Mato Grosso do Sul"

Ricardo Guimarães Andrade, Mateus Batistella, Thais Basso Amaral and Sady Júnior Martins da Costa de Menezes

Paper presented at Congresso Brasileiro de Agroinformática, 7th, Viçosa, Brazil, 2009

Estimativa do Albedo em Áreas de Pastagem e Floresta no Mato Grosso do Sul
Cover California Agriculture Jan Mar 2009

"Setting Agricultural Science Strategy in Tumultuous Economic Times"

Julian M. Alston, Philip G. Pardey and Jennifer S. James

California Agriculture 63 (1) (January-March 2009): 2

Setting Agricultural Science Strategy in Tumultuous Economic Times

"Estimativa de Biomassa Epígea e Estoque de Carbono de Sistemas Agroflorestais em Tomé-Açu, Pará"

Édson Luis Bolfe, Mateus Batistella, Marcos César Ferreira and Jaílson Takamatsu

Paper in Congresso Brasileiro de Sistemas Agroflorestais, 7th, Diálogo e Interação de Saberes em Sistemas Agroflorestais para Sociedades Sustentáveis, Anais, Luziânia, Brazil, June 22-26, 2009, (Luziânia, Brazil: Sociedade Brasileira de Sistemas Agroflorestais, 2009)

Estimativa de Biomassa Epígea e Estoque de Carbono de Sistemas Agroflorestais em Tomé-Açu, Pará
Cover Journal of Economic Policy Reform

"The Transitional Dynamics of Patent Reform"

Bonwoo Koo

Journal of Economic Policy Reform 12 (4) (2009): 249-262

Abstract
Cover IFAD Working Paper

"The Changing Context and Prospects for Agricultural and Rural Development in Africa"

Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize and Alex F. McCalla

Working Paper from the Joint Evaluation of AfDB and IFAD Policies and Operations in Agriculture and Rural Development in Africa,  Tunis, Tunisia and Rome, Italy: African Development Bank (AfDB) and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), 2009

The Changing Context and Prospects for Agriulcutral and Rural Development in Africa
Nature Biotechnology 27 (1)

"Patents versus Patenting: Implications of Intellectual Property Protection for Biological Research"

Zhen Lei, Rakhi Juneja and Brian D. Wright

Nature Biotechnology 27 (1) (January 2009): 36-40

Patents versus Patenting: Implications of Intellectual Property Protection for Biological Research
Cover Amazonia and Global Change

"The Changing Rates and Patterns of Deforestation and Land Use in Brazilian Amazonia"

Diogenes S. Alves, Douglas C. Morton, Mateus Batistella, Dar A. Roberts and Carlos Souza Jr.

Chapter in Amazonia and Global Change, eds. Michael Keller, Mercedes Bustamante, John Gash and Pedro Silva Dias, (Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph 186, 2009), pp. 11-23

Also published in Portuguese: Taxas de Mudança e Padrões de Desmatamento e Uso da Terra na Amazônia Brasileira

Abstract
Amazonia and Global Change (Table of Contents)
Taxas de Mudança e Padrões de Desmatamento e Uso da Terra na Amazônia Brasileira
Amazonia and Global Change (Portuguese Translation)
Cover Amazonia and Global Change

"People and Environment in Amazonia: The LBA Experience and Other Perspectives"

Mateus Batistella, D.S. Alves, E.F. Moran, C. Souza Jr., R. Walker and S.J. Walsh

Chapter in Amazonia and Global Change, eds. Michael Keller, Mercedes Bustamante, John Gash and Pedro Silva Dias, (Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph 186, 2009), pp. 1-9

Also published in Portuguese: Sociedade e Meio Ambientena Amazônia: A Experiência do LBA e Outras Perspectivas

Abstract
Amazonia and Global Change (Table of Contents)
Sociedade e Meio Ambientena Amazônia: A Experiência do LBA e Outras Perspectivas
Amazonia and Global Change (Portuguese Translation)
Cover Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics

"Commentary: Is It Possible to Determine the Extent to Which Informational Asymmetries and Prejudice Bias Responses?"

Terrance M. Hurley

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 37 (4) (Winter 2009): 594-597

Abstract
Cover SBSR 14

"Avaliação da Correlação Entre Indices de Vegetação e Biomassa Epígea de Sistemas Agroflorestais"

Édson Luis Bolfe, Marcos César Ferreira and Mateus Batistella

Paper in XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 25 a 30 de Abril de 2009, Natal-RN, Anais, eds. José Carlos Neves Epiphanio and Lênio Soares Galvão, (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2009), pp. 2603-2610

Avaliação da Correlação Entre Indices de Vegetação e Biomassa Epígea de Sistemas Agroflorestais
XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 25 a 30 de Abril de 2009, Natal-RN, Anais
Cover Amazonia and Global Change

"Results from LBA and a Vision for Future Amazonian Research"

Mateus Batistella, Pedro Artaxo, C. Nobre, Michael Bustamante and F. Luizão

Chapter in Amazonia and Global Change, eds. Michael Keller, Mercedes Bustamante, John Gash and Pedro Silva Dias, (Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph 186, 2009), pp. 555-563

Also published in Portuguese: Resultados do LBA e uma Perspectiva da Futura Pesquisa Amazônica

Abstract
Amazonia and Global Change (Table of Contents)
Resultados do LBA e uma Perspectiva da Futura Pesquisa Amazônica
Amazonia and Global Change (Portuguese Translation)
Cover Ecossistemas Florestais

"As Florestas, as Árvores, o Homem"

Diógenes S. Alves and Mateus Batistella

Preface in Ecossistemas Florestais: Interação Homem-Ambiente, eds. Emilio F. Moran and Elinor Ostrom, (Sao Paulo, Brazil: SENAC/EDUSP, 2009), pp. 9-12

Ecossistemas Florestais: Interação Homem-Ambiente (Abstract)
2008
Research Lags Revisited

“Research Lags Revisited: Concepts and Evidence from U.S. Agriculture”

Julian M. Alston, Philip G. Pardey and Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P08-14 / InSTePP Paper 08-02, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), December 2008

"Research Lags Revisited: Concepts and Evidence from U.S. Agriculture"

"The Artiodactyl APOBEC3 Innate Immune Repertoire Shows Evidence for a Multi-Functional Domain Organization That Existed in the Ancestor of Placental Mammals"

Rebecca S. LaRue, Stefán R. Jónsson, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Mathieu Lajoier, Denis Bertrand, Nadia El-Mabrouk, Isidro Hötzel, Valgerdur Andrésdóttir, Timothy P.L. Smith and Reuben S. Harris

BMC Molecular Biology 9 (November 18, 2008):104

"The Artiodactyl APOBEC3 Innate Immune Repertoire Shows Evidence for a Multi-Functional Domain Organization That Existed in the
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"Agricultural Research, Productivity, and Food Commodity Prices"

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

Agricultural and Resource Economics Update 12 (2) (November-December 2008): 11-14

Agricultural Research, Productivity, and Food Commodity Prices
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"Lições do Passado, Desafios do Futuro: Entre a Biosfera e a Atmosfera Estamos Nós"

Mateus Batistella

Folha Amazônica - Boletim do Programa LBA 8 (14) (November 2008): 33

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"Testing for Complementarity and Substitutability among Multiple Technologies: The Case of U.S. Hog Farms"

Li Yu, Terrance M. Hurley, James B. Kliebenstein and Peter F. Orazem

ISU Economics Working Paper 08026, Ames, IA: Iowa State University, Department of Economics, September 2008

Testing for Complementarity and Substitutability among Multiple Technologies: The Case of U.S. Hog Farms
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"Regional Road Development, Rural and Urban Poverty: Evidence from China"

Shenggen Fan and Connie Chan-Kang

Transport Policy 15 (5) (September 2008): 305-314

Abstract
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"Publish or Patent? Knowledge Dissemination in Agricultural Biotechnology"

An Michiels and Bonwoo Koo

IFPRI DIscussion Paper 00795, Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), September 2008

Publish or Patent? Knowledge Dissemination in Agricultural Biotechnology
Biological Control

"Climate Matching Techniques to Narrow the Search for Biological Control Agents"

Mark P. Robertson, Darren J. Kriticos and Costas Zachariades

Biological Control 46 (3) (September 2008): 442-452

Abstract
Agricultural R&D Policy

"Agricultural R&D Policy: A Tragedy of the International Commons"

Philip G. Pardey, Julian M. Alston and Jennifer S. James

Staff Paper P08-1 / InSTePP Paper 08-01, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), September 2008

"Agricultural R&D Policy: A Tragedy of the International Commons"
HortScience 43-5

"Public Funding for Research into Specialty Crops"

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

HortScience 43 (5) (August 2008): 1461-1470

Public Funding for Research into Specialty Crops
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The Effect of Climate Change on New Zealand's Planted Forests: Impacts, Risks and Opportunities

M.S. Watt, M.U.F. Kirschbaum, T.S.H. Paul, A. Tait, H.G. Pearce, E.G. Brockerhoff, J.R. Moore, L.S. Bulman and D.J. Kriticos

Client Report No. CC MAF POL_2008-07 (106-1) –No. 1, Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion, July 31, 2008

The Effect of Climate Change on New Zealand's Planted Forests: Impacts, Risks and Opportunities
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"Livelihood Strategies of Farmers in Bolivar, Ecuador: Asset Distribution, Activity Selection and Income Generation Decisions in Rural Households"

Robert Santiago Andrade Lopez

Master of Science Thesis, Blacksburg, Virginia: Virginia Tech, June 20, 2008

Livelihood Strategies of Farmers in Bolivar, Ecuador: Asset Distribution, Activity Selection and Income Generation Decisions in
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The Current and Future Potential Distribution of Guava Rust, Puccinia psidii in New Zealand

Darren J. Kriticos and Agathe Leriche

MAF Biosecurity New Zealand Technical Paper 2009/28, Wellington, New Zeland: MAF Security New Zealand, 2009

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"General Purpose Technology, Revolutionary Technology, and Technological Maturity"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P08-3, St. Paul, MN, Department of Applied Economics, April 2008

General Purpose Technology, Revolutionary Technology, and Technological Maturity
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"Firm Size, Technical Change and Wages in the Pork Sector, 1990-2005"

Li Yu, Terrance M. Hurley, James B. Kliebenstein and Peter F. Orazem

Working Paper 08013, Ames, IA: Iowa State University, Department of Economics, April 2008

Firm Size, Technical Change and Wages in the Pork Sector, 1990-2005
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"Integration of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Change Detection in the Brazilian Amazon"

Dengsheng Lu, Mateus Batistella and Emilio Moran

Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 4 (April 2008): 421-430

Integration of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Change Detection in the Brazilian Amazon
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"Nutritional and Product Quality Innovations in Agricultural Biotechnology: A New Generation of Crop Traits and Their Potential Economic Impacts"

Gregory D. Graff, David Zilberman and Alan B. Bennett

Davis, CA: University of California, Public Intellectual Property Resource for Agriculture (PIPRA), April 2008

Nutritional and Product Quality Innovations in Agricultural Biotechnology
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"A Comparative Study of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Classification in the Brazilian Amazon"

Dengsheng Lu, Mateus Batistella, Emilio Moran and Evaristo E. de Miranda

Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 74 (3) (March 2008): 311-321

A Comparative Study of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Classification in the Brazilian Amazon
Should Governments Subsidize Tuition At Public Universities?

Should Governments Subsidize Tuition At Public Universities?: Assessing the Benefits of Tuition Subsidies Provided by the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System

Amy Damon and Paul Glewwe

InSTePP Report, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), March 2008

Should Governments Subsidize Tuition At Public Universities?

"Defensin-like Genes: Genomic Perspectives on a Diverse Superfamily in Plants"

Michelle A. Graham, Kevin A.T. Silverstein and Kathryn A. VandenBosch

Crop Science 48 (S1) (March 2008):S3-S11

Defensin-like Genes: Genomic Perspectives on a Diverse Superfamily in Plants
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"Induced Technical Change, Induced Institutional Change and Mechanism Design"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P08-1, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics, February 2008

Also published as Chapter 16 in Can Economic Growth Be Sustained? The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami, eds. Keijiro Otsuka and C. Ford Runge, (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2011), pp. 301-322

Induced Technical Change, Induced Institutional Change and Mechanism Design (Staff Paper)
Abstract (Chapter)
Can Economic Growth Be Sustained? The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami (Table of Contents)
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"Issues and Innovations in Intellectual Property for Crop Biotechnology: Intellectual Property Issues in Developing Countries"

Gregory D. Graff

Paper presented at Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology: Oppportunities and Challenges for the Food System, Washington, DC, January 16-17, 2008

Issues and Innovations in Intellectual Property for Crop Biotechnology: Intellectual Property Issues in Developing Countries
Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology: Oppportunities and Challenges for the Food System
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"Weeds Getting Steamed-up in the Tropics: Climate Change Effects on Ecosystem Water Use Efficiency and Woody Plant Range"

Darren J. Kriticos

In 16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings:  Weed Management 2008, Hot Topics in the Tropics, eds. R.D. van Klinken, V.A. Osten, F.D. Panetta and J.C. Scanlan, (Clifford Gardens, Queensland: Queensland Weeds Society, 2008), pp. 506-509

Weeds Getting Steamed-up in the Tropics: Climate Change Effects on Ecosystem Water Use Efficiency and Woody Plant Range
16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings
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"Climate Change Impacts on Scotch Broom in Australia"

Karina J.B. Potter, Darren J. Kriticos and Agathe Leriche

In 16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings:  Weed Management 2008, Hot Topics in the Tropics, eds. R.D. van Klinken, V.A. Osten, F.D. Panetta and J.C. Scanlan, (Clifford Gardens, Queensland: Queensland Weeds Society, 2008), pp.522-524

Climate Change Impacts on Scotch Broom in Australia
16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings
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Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação

Mateus Batistella, Emílio F. Moran and Diógenes Salas Alves

Ciências Ambientais 2, São Paulo, SP, Brasil: EDUSP, 2008

Abstract
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Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina

Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, eds.

São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008

Abstract
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"Accelerating Sustainable, Efficient and Equitable Land Reform: Case Study of the Qedusizi/Besters Cluster Project"

Hans P. Binswager, Roland Henderson, Zweli Mbhele and Kay Muir-Leresche

Africa Region Working Paper 109, Washington, DC: World Bank, January 2008

Accelerating Sustainable, Efficient and Equitable Land Reform: Case Study of the Qedusizi/Besters Cluster Project
Cover Geoinformacao e Monitoramento Ambiental

"Análise e Tendências Para o Mercado de Geoinformação no Brasil"

Mateus Batistella, Glauco Rodrigues Carvalho and Ivo Pierozzi Júnior

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 91-110

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (abstract)

"Open Source in Crop Biotechnology"

Brian D. Wright

Presentation at Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology 2008, Farm Foundation Conference, Washington DC, January 16-17, 2008

Open Source in Crop Biotechnology
Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology 2008, Farm Foundation Conference
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"Satélite de Recursos Naturais Como Suporte à Gestão Ambiental"

Mateus Batistella, Cristina Criscuolo and Edson Luis Bolfe

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, Brazil: Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 21-52

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (Abstract)
Plant Biotechnology and Genetics

“Intellectual Property in Agricultural Biotechnology: Strategies for Open Access”

Alan B. Bennett, Cecilia Chi-Ham, Gregory Graff and Sarah Boettiger

Chapter 14 in Plant Biotechnology and Genetics: Principles, Techniques, and Applications, ed. C. Neal Stewart Jr., (New York, NY: J. Wiley & Sons, 2008) pp. 325-342

Abstract
Plant Biotechnology and Genetics: Principles, Techniques, and Applications (Table of Contents)
Cover Geoinformacao e Monitoramento Ambiental

"Geoinformação e Gestão Ambiental na América Latina e no Caribe em Tempos de Mudanças Globais"

Mateus Batistella, Emilio F. Moran and Édson Luis Bolfe

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 265-278

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (Abstract)
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"Monitoramento da Expansão Agropecuária Como Subsídios à Gestão Ambiental Estratégica na Região Oeste da Bahia, Brasil"

Mateus Batistella, Gustavo Souza and Édson Luis Bolfe

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 163-196

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (Abstract)
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"A Questão das Dimensões Humanas no Experimento de Grande Escala da Biosfera-Atmosfera na Amazônia - LBA"

Diógenes S. Alves, Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran

Chapter in Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação, eds. Mateus Batistella, Emílio F. Moran and Diógenes Salas Alves (São Paulo, SP, Brasil: EDUSP, Ciências Ambientais 2, 2008), pp. 15-34

Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação (Abstract)

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