Agricultural Economics Faculty Research and Publications

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Agricultural Economics Faculty Research and Publications

 

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  • Taylor, Mykel Rae; Sieverkropp, Elizabeth (2013)
    This study quantifies the price impacts from the closure of all U.S. horse slaughter plants in 2007 on live horses at a Montana auction. The hedonic pricing model includes supply and demand factors such as horse-specific ...
  • Peterson, Hikaru H.; Bernard, John C.; Fox, Sean; Peterson, Jeffrey M. (2013)
    Adoption of country-of-origin-labeling (COOL) has important implications for U.S. food exports. We assess the impact of COOL on imported rice and pork for Japanese female consumers using an auction experiment. In a first ...
  • Wolf, Christopher A.; Tonsor, Glynn T. (2013)
    Dairy policy often becomes a contentious topic during U.S. farm bill negotiations. The dairy subtitle of the 2012 farm bill has been debated and discussed since 2009. This research uses best-worst scenario methods to analyze ...
  • Taylor, Mykel Rae; Tonsor, Glynn T. (2013)
    Proponents of the U.S. mandatory country-of-origin labeling (MCOOL) law have argued that consumers prefer domestic meat and value labels confirming domestic origin. Following legislation enacted in March 2009, an ex post ...
  • Tonsor, Glynn T.; Schroeder, Ted. C.; Lusk, Jayson L. (2013)
    Results from a split-sample survey of the U.S. population reveal consumers prefer meat products carrying origin information to unlabeled alternatives. Consumers are largely unaware of origin labeling laws and are indifferent ...