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Economics and Management of Risk in Agriculture and Natural Resources

Program

Annual Meeting of SRIEG-70

Gulf Shores State Park,
Gulf Shores, Alabama

March 20-22, 1997

The focus of the SRIEG includes the following program areas and initiatives:
  • Asymmetric Information.

  • Risk Management in the New Farm Legislative Environment.

  • Animal Systems (Animal production systems).

  • Irreversibility.

March 20 - Thursday

6:00 pm

Reception hosted by the National Cotton Council and the National Crop Insurance Service
March 21 - Friday

8:30

Personal Introduction of Attendees' Research
9:00
Asymmetric Information
Arne Hallam
Lin Robinson Time Attitudes in Intertemporal Analysis

10:00 - 10:15  Break

10:15 - 11:30

Keith Coble Moral Hazards in Crop Insurance

11:45 - 1:30 pm  Lunch

1:30 - 3:00

Risk Management in the New Farm Legislative Environment
Mario J. Miranda AgRisk: Decision Support for Agricultural Risk Management
Mark Lange Cotton Risk Management Network

3:00 - 3:15  Break

3:15 - 5:00

Harry Mapp Evaluation of Agricultural Nonpoint Source Pollution Policies in the High Plains: Implications for New Farm Legislation
Bruce Babcock The Budgetary and Producer Welfare Effects of Revenue Assurance

6:00 pm  Dinner - Ribs and Reds.

March 22 - Saturday

8:30 - 10:00 am

Irreversibility
Amit Batabyal An Optimal Stopping Approach to Land Development Under Uncertainty
Jason Shogren Voluntary Incentives for Endangered Species Protection

10:00 - 10:15  Break

10:15 - 12:00  Discussion and Adjourn


   
  
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