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Presentations

July 2014
United States Pork Production (ptx) 10.67 MB
Lee Schulz, Catherine Hayes, Dermot Hayes
October 2013
Linking Externalities from the Land to their Consequences in the Sea: A Model of Land Use, Costs, Hydrology and the Gulf of Mexico Hypoxic Zone (ptx) 16.91 MB
Catherine L. Kling
Presented at the Water Resources Conference, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Agricultural Water Pollution: Some Policy Considerations (ptx) 4.01 MB
Catherine Kling
Iowa Environmental Council Annual Meeting
March 2013
Regulatory Approaches to Address Agricultural Water Quality (ppt) 2.54 MB
Catherine Kling
Iowa Water Conference
February 2013
Designing Practice Based Approaches for Water Quality Improvement (ptx) 5.64 MB
Catherine Kling
Upper Midwest Stream Restoration Symposium- La Crosse Wisconsin
January 2013
Water Quality: Corn vs. Switchgrass (and Economics too) (ppt) 7.20 MB
Catherine L. Kling
Prepared for: Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine “The Nexus of Biofuels Energy, Climate Change, and Health” Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
August 2012
Biofuels and Food Prices (ptx) 0.12 MB
Bruce Babcock
Presentation at a conference sponsored by the Agricultural Trade Promotion Center, Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and the International Center for Sustainable Trade Policy , Beijing China.
Current State of U.S. Ethanol (ptx) 0.22 MB
Bruce Babcock
International Conference of Agricultural Economists, Foz do Iguassu, Brazil
June 2012
The Economics of Dead Zones: Linking Externalities from the Land to the their Consequences in the Sea (ptx) 16.48 MB
Catherine Kling
Presented at the Nanyang Technological University and Michigan State University International Conference on the Economics and Policy of Water and the Environment, Mandarin Orchard, Singapore
April 2012
Market-Based Regulation of Agricultural Nonpoint Source Externalities (ppt) 10.72 MB
Kling, Catherine L.
Supported by USDA Economic Research Service, the Farm Foundation, and Resources for the Future, Washington, D.C.
February 2012
Markets and Regulation: Alternatives or Complements? (ppt) 1.17 MB
Kling, Catherine L.
Presented at the 2012 Agricultural Outlook Forum, sponsored by USDA, Washington, D.C.
December 2011
The Potential for Agricultural Land Use Changes in the Raccoon River Basin to Reduce Flood Risk (ppt) 6.22 MB
Kling, Catherine L., Philip W. Gassman, Keith E. Schilling, Calvin F. Wolter, Manoj K. Jha, and Todd D. Campbell
Presented at the University of Iowa Hydraulics Laboratory, Iowa City, Iowa
May 2011
Feeding Frenzy: Managing High Input Costs (pdf) 0.10 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
National Dairy Producers Conference, Omaha, Nebraska
April 2011
The State of Biofuel Today (pdf) 1.99 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Berkeley Bioeconomy Conference, March 24, University of California at Berkeley
February 2011
Future of Ethanol Tax Policy
Bruce A. Babcock
Presentation at the 2011 National Ethanol Conference, Phoenix, AZ (audio included)
August 2010
Economic Incentives to Improve Water Quality in Agricultural Landscapes: Some New Variations on Old Ideas (ppt) 5.93 MB
Catherine L. Kling
Fellows Address presented at the 2010 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting, Denver, CO
December 2009
Statement at the hearing on costs and benefits of domestic offsets (pdf) 0.05 MB
Dermot J. Hayes
U.S. House Committee on Agriculture, Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research, Washington, D.C.
November 2009
Effect of Potential Future Climate Change on Cost-Effective Nonpoint Source Pollution Reduction Strategies in the UMRB (ppt) 12.23 MB
Manoj Jha, Philip Gassman, Gene Takle, Catherine Kling, Sergey Rabotyagov
September 2009
Watershed Advisory Council First Meeting (ppt) 2.15 MB
Cathy Kling, Phil Gassman, and Manoj Jha
Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
May 2009
Statement at the hearing on indirect land use and renewable biomass provisions of the Renewable Fuels Standard (pdf) 0.28 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research of the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture, Washington, D.C.
Towards an Integrated Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Model: Greenhouse Gases from Agriculture Simulation Model (GreenAgSiM) (pdf) 1.20 MB
Jerome Dumortier and Dermot J. Hayes
Poster
February 2009
The ACRE Decision (ppt) 0.69 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the North Dakota Corn Growers Association Annual Convention. Fargo, North Dakota
November 2008
Outlook for Agriculture: Does a Downturn Loom? (ppt) 0.53 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Pro-Ag Meeting in Fort Dodge, Iowa, November 12
August 2008
Statement of Bruce A. Babcock before the U.S. Senate Agriculture Commitee, Omaha Field Hearing on Food, Feed and Fuel Production (pdf) 0.02 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
University of Nebraska, Omaha, August 18, 2008
July 2008
Crop Outlook (ppt) 1.91 MB
Chad Hart
Presented at the Iowa Independent Bankers Convention, Okoboji, Iowa
Hog Feed Price Protection (ppt) 0.81 MB
Chad Hart
Presented at the "New Dimensions in Livestock Risk" conference, Iowa Farm Bureau, Ames, IA
Feed Costs: Longer Term (ppt) 0.92 MB
Chad Hart
Presented at the "New Dimensions in Livestock Risk" conference, Iowa Farm Bureau, Ames, IA
Branding Agricultural Products (in English) (pdf) 3.65 MB
Roxanne Clemens
Prepared for the U.S. Embassy's Speaker Program on Food Branding in Montenegro, June 23-27, 2008
Branding Agricultural Products (in Montenegrin) (pdf) 3.12 MB
Roxanne Clemens
Prepared for the U.S. Embassy's Speaker Program on Food Branding in Montenegro, June 23-27, 2008
June 2008
Bioenergy Policies (ppt) 1.10 MB
Chad Hart
Presented for the International Visitor Leadership Program, Iowa State University
ACRE (ppt) 0.46 MB
Chad Hart
Presented at the State FSA Office, Urbandale, IA
The 2008 Farm Bill (ppt) 0.55 MB
Chad Hart
Presented for Ag Credit School, Iowa State University
Risk Factors in Agriculture (ppt) 1.28 MB
Chad Hart
Presented for Ag Credit School, Iowa State University
May 2008
Looking at the Economics of the Next Generation of Biofuels (ppt) 1.60 MB
Chad Hart
Presented for the lecture series "Breeding Lignocellulosic Crops for the Bioeconomy," Iowa State University
Overview of Ethanol in the Ag Economy (ppt) 0.32 MB
Chad Hart
Presented for the "Biofuels and the Rural Economy" conference, The Center for Towncraft, Perry, IA
Impact of Biofuels on Planted Acreage in Market Equilibrium (ppt) 0.14 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the workshop "Sustainable Biofuels and Human Security," University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Statement before the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs, Hearing on Fuel Subsidies and Impact on Food Prices (pdf) 0.04 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Oral statement presented before the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs, May 7, 2008, Washington, D.C.
April 2008
U.S. Farm Bill Update (ppt) 0.34 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at inservice education for Farm and Business Extension, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Bio-Renewable Energy's Impact on Agriculture and the Economy (ppt) 2.24 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Socio-Economic Impacts of U.S. Ethanol (ppt) 0.19 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to an ag leadership group, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
March 2008
Ag. Outlook (ppt) 3.12 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented to the Northwest Iowa Agronomy Group, Holstein, IA
U.S. Farm Bill Update (ppt) 0.54 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented for the Iowa chapters of ASFMRA and ALI, Joint Spring Seminar, Ames, IA
Biofuels and Water Quality in the Midwest: Corn vs. Switchgrass (ppt) 4.21 MB
Silvia Secchi, Philip W. Gassman, Manoj Jha, Lyubov Kurkalova, and Catherine L. Kling
Presented at the Iowa Water Conference, Ames, Iowa (February 2008), and the Ecological Society of America Biofuels Conference, Washington, DC
February 2008
Least Cost Control of Agricultural Nutrient Contributions to Local Waters and the Gulf of Mexico Dead Zone (ppt) 4.58 MB
Sergey Rabotyagov, Todd Campbell, Manoj Jha, Philip W. Gassman, Jeffrey Arnold, Lyubov Kurkalova, Silvia Secchi, Hongli Feng, and Catherine L. Kling
Department of Economics, Iowa State University
January 2008
Grain, Oilseed, and Biofuel Outlook (ppt) 2.25 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at Pro Ag Outlook, Harlan, IA
Farm Bills and Energy Acts (ppt) 1.77 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented to farmer advisors at ISU Extension Farm Financial Planning Program, Ames, IA
November 2007
Status of the 2007 Farm Bill and the Bioeconomy (ppt) 0.87 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 2007 Pro-Ag Outlook Workshop, Williamsburg, IA
Bottlenecks and Oil Price Spikes: Impact on U.S. Ethanol and Agriculture (ppt) 0.70 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 2007 Swine Disease for Practicioners Conference XV, Ames, IA
The Outlook for Ethanol, Corn, and Beef (ppt) 0.66 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the Beef Quality Summit: Beef Quality in the Ethanol Era, in Omaha, NE
Bottlenecks and Oil Price Spikes: Impact on U.S. Ethanol and Agriculture (ppt) 0.73 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the Iowa Egg Industry Symposium 2007, Ames, IA
Economic Sustainability (ppt) 0.40 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 2007 Biobased Industry Outlook Conference, Ames, IA
October 2007
Iowa Conservation Practices: Historical Investments, Water Quality, and Gaps (ppt) 1.85 MB
Catherine L. Kling, Hongli Feng, and Philip Gassman
Progress report presented at Iowa Farm Bureau Federation offices
Bottlenecks, Drought, and Oil Price Spikes: Impact on U.S. Ethanol and Agriculture (ppt) 0.78 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented to the Minnesota Economic Association, St. Paul, MN
Bottlenecks and Oil Price Spikes: Impact on U.S. Ethanol and Agriculture (ppt) 0.92 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
Let's Talk About Ethanol (ppt) 0.81 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at ISU Farm Management Field Specialist In-Service, Ames, Iowa
The 2008 Farm Bill (ppt) 1.37 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at ISU Farm Management Field Specialist In-Service, Ames, Iowa
September 2007
Bottlenecks and Oil Price Spikes: Impact on U.S. Ethanol and Agriculture (ppt) 0.67 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at 2007 Iowa Poultry Association Fall Festival, West Des Moines, Iowa
Bottlenecks and Oil Price Spikes: Impact on U.S. Ethanol and Agriculture (ppt) 0.72 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at Commodity Markets Council/Transportation, Elevator & Grain Merchants Association Meeting, Chicago, Illinois
Livestock Gross Margin (LGM) for Dairy (ppt) 0.23 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at an in-service training session for crop insurance agents, University of Maryland, Bowie, MD
U.S. Ethanol Industry Outlook: Socio/Economic Impact of a Booming Ethanol Industry (ppt) 0.45 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at ProBeef 07: A Global View of the Ethanol Industry and Beef Cattle, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
August 2007
Emerging Biofuels: Outlook of Effects on U.S. Grain, Oilseed, and Livestock Markets (pdf) 0.31 MB
Simla Tokgöz
Presented at Midwest, Great Plains, and Western Agricultural Outlook Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana
Bioeconomy Impacts on Midwestern Agriculture (ppt) 0.32 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at Iowa Maintenance Training Expo, Ames, Iowa
An Analysis of the Long-Run Impact of Ethanol Expansion on Agricultural Markets (ppt) 0.73 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presentation for representatives from Nidera, Ames, Iowa
June 2007
An Analysis of the Long-Run Impact of Ethanol Expansion on Agricultural Markets (ppt) 0.63 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the Global Agricultural Forum 2007, Panel IV: Food or Biofuels, in Mexico City
An Overview of Federal Farm Bill Titles (ppt) 0.79 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at ISU Agriculture and Natural Resources Lunch and Learn, Ames, IA
May 2007
Proposals for the 2008 Farm Bill (ppt) 0.69 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at an ISU Extension Specialist Meeting, Ames, IA
Statement before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (pdf) 0.06 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Hearing on Waste, Fraud, and Abuse in the Federal Crop Insurance Program, Washington, D.C.
April 2007
Facets of the Bioeconomy Affecting the Small Towns of Iowa (ppt) 0.12 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the conference "Community Futures: The Small Town in the Bioeconomy," Scheman Building, Ames, IA
March 2007
Some Water Quality Impacts of Alternative Energy Crops (pdf) 1.83 MB
Manoj Jha, Philip W. Gassman, and Catherine L. Kling
ISU Extension Webcast, Ames, IA
Biofuel Impacts on Agriculture (ppt) 0.95 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at an ISU Livestock Field Specialist Meeting, Ames, IA
Proposals for the 2008 Farm Bill (ppt) 0.62 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the Iowa NAMA meeting, Johnston, IA
Economic Impacts of Biofuels: A Global Perspective (ppt) 0.04 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 4th annual Life Sciences and Society Symposium "Biofuels: Initiatives, Challenges, and Opportunities," Columbia, MO
Farm-Level Incentives and Policy for Growing Alternative Energy Feedstocks (ppt) 0.16 MB
Chad E. Hart and Bruce A. Babcock
ISU Extension Webcast, Ames, IA
February 2007
Revenue-Based Income Safety Nets (ppt) 0.56 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the Iowa Farm Bureau Policy Information Conference, Des Moines, IA
Biofuel Impacts on Midwestern Agriculture (ppt) 0.18 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the West Central Spring Agronomy Update, Owatonna, MN
Biorenewables: Helping or Hurting the Environment? (ppt) 0.55 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at Home Ground: Language for an American Landscape, the third annual Symposium on Wildness, Wilderness & the Creative Imagination, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Future of the Bioeconomy and Biofuels: Overview, Industry, and Agriculture (ppt) 1.01 MB
Dan Otto, Chad E. Hart, and John A. Miranowski
Presented to the Iowa Department of Economic Development, Des Moines, IA
Biosecurity: Getting the Incentives Right on the Farm (ppt) 0.16 MB
David A. Hennessy
Presented at the 2007 Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, San Francisco, CA
January 2007
The Long-Run Impact of Corn-Based Ethanol on the Grain, Oilseed, and Livestock Sectors: A Preliminary Assessment (ppt) 0.23 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Iowa Pork Congress, Des Moines, Iowa
U.S. Agriculture’s Role in the International Biofuel Market (ppt) 0.37 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 2007 Wisconsin Fertilizer, Aglime, and Pest Management Conference, Madison, WI
Biofuel Impacts on Midwestern Agriculture (ppt) 0.27 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 2007 Wisconsin Fertilizer, Aglime, and Pest Management Conference, Madison, WI
November 2006
Valuing Water Quality Through Recreational Uses in Iowa (ppt) 10.03 MB
Joseph Herriges, Catherine Kling, and John Downing
Presented at the Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioners Conference
Food, Feed, and Fuel: How Do We Balance the Three for Optimal Growth? (ppt) 0.47 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the "Food, Feed, and Fuel" Working Session at the ISU Bioeconomy Summit
U.S. Farm Policy Choices in 2007 (ppt) 0.30 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Outlook Conference 2006, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Comparing Insurance Units for Corn and Soybeans (ppt) 0.73 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at "Insuring Iowa's Agriculture," Extension continuing education workshop
September 2006
Ethanol and Livestock: Synergies or Competition? (ppt) 0.15 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 2006 Iowa Poultry Association Fall Festival, Okoboji, IA
Policies Supporting Cellulosic Ethanol Production (ppt) 0.09 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the Energy Expo 2006, "Legislative and Policy Trends Supporting Renewable Energy," Iowa City, IA
Statement Before the House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management (pdf) 0.21 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at a hearing to review federal farm policy
August 2006
Ethanol and Livestock: Synergies or Competition? (ppt) 0.20 MB
Chad E. Hart
Presented at the 2006 Biobased Industry Outlook Conference, Iowa State University
Weaving the Next Agricultural Safety Net (ppt) 0.35 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Ag Summit, Springfield, IL
July 2006
Biorenewable Policy Analysis (ppt) 0.70 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at a meeting with Archer Daniels Midland, Decatur, IL
June 2006
Iowa Conservation Practices: Historical Investments, Water Quality, and Gaps (ppt) 8.55 MB
H. Feng, P. Gassman, M. Jha, C. Kling, and J. Parcel
Presented at the Iowa Farm Bureau Conservation and Environmental Issues Conference
April 2006
Crop Insurance within the World Trade Organization (pdf) 0.10 MB
Chad E. Hart
Statement before the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, U.S. House Committee on Agriculture, on crop insurance within the WTO agricultural agreement
March 2006
Is Now the Time to Raise Livestock? (ppt) 0.94 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at "Farming Matters: An Iowa Crop and Livestock Forum," Amana Colonies, IA
February 2006
Corn and Soybean Issues for 2006 (ppt) 0.24 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Bremer County Corn and Soybean Association Annual Meetings
January 2006
FAPRI 2006 World Agricultural Outlook  (pdf) 0.36 MB
Amani Elobeid
Presented at Commodity and Press Briefing at Mercury Room, Holiday Inn, Capitol, 550 C. St. SW, Washington, DC
FAPRI 2006 World Agricultural Outlook  (pdf) 0.36 MB
Simla Tokgöz
Presented at USDA Briefing at 4433-S USDA South Building (World Ag Outlook Board Room), Washington, DC
FAPRI 2006 World Agricultural Outlook  (pdf) 0.37 MB
Jacinto Fabiosa
Presented at House Agriculture Committee Briefing at 1300 Longworth Building, Washington, DC, and at Senate Agriculture Committee Briefing at Room 328 Russell Building, Washington, DC
The U.S. Farm Bill & the WTO (ppt) 0.16 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the NCGA Trade School, Chicago IL
A New Approach to Providing an Agricultural Safety Net (ppt) 0.55 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at Informa Economics Roundtable Arlington, VA
The 2007 Farm Bill: More of the Same or a New Path? (ppt) 0.31 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Iowa Corn Growers Meeting in Missouri Valley
December 2005
FAPRI 2006 Preliminary Commodity Baseline - International Sugar (pdf) 0.77 MB
Amani Elobeid
Presented at Holiday Inn, Capitol, 550 C. St. SW, Washington, DC
FAPRI 2006 Preliminary Commodity Baseline - International Oilseeds (pdf) 2.48 MB
Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu
Presented at Holiday Inn, Capitol, 550 C. St. SW, Washington, DC
FAPRI 2006 Preliminary Commodity Baseline - International Grains (pdf) 3.74 MB
Simla Tokgöz
Presented at Holiday Inn, Capitol, 550 C. St. SW, Washington, DC
FAPRI 2006 Preliminary Commodity Baseline - International Dairy (pdf) 0.66 MB
Fengxia Dong
Presented at Holiday Inn, Capitol, 550 C. St. SW, Washington, DC
October 2005
A New Approach to Providing an Agricultural Safety Net (ppt) 2.49 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at "21st Century Farm Policy: Challenges and Opportunities" conference, Fargo, ND
Assessing Alternative Policies for the Control of Nutrients in the Upper Mississippi River Basin (ppt) 0.72 MB
Catherine L. Kling, Silvia Secchi, Hongli Feng, Philip W. Gassman, Manoj Jha, and Lyubov Kurkalova
Presented at the Mississippi River Basin Nutrients Science Workshop, St. Louis, Missouri
July 2005
Linking the Economic Costs and Water Quality Benefits of Conservation in Agricultural Lands: An Iowa Assessment (ppt) 3.08 MB  (additional paper (jpg))
Silvia Secchi, Philip W. Gassman, Manoj Jha, Lyubov Kurkalova, Hongli H. Feng, Todd Campbell, and Catherine Kling
Exterior Forces Shaping the Next Farm Bill: Market Forces (ppt) 1.75 MB
Jacinto Fabiosa
Presented at the ISU Agricultural Policy Summit
Costs and Environmental Gains from Conservation Programs (ppt) 1.75 MB
Catherine L. Kling
Presented at the ISU Agricultural Policy Summit
Budgetary, Political, and WTO Forces on the Next Farm Bill (ppt) 0.69 MB
Chad Hart
Presented at the ISU Agricultural Policy Summit
Are We Where We Want to Be with Commodity Programs? (ppt) 0.85 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the ISU Agricultural Policy Summit
Potential Influence of Commodity Policy on Iowa Agriculture (ppt) 0.12 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the ISU Agricultural Policy Summit
June 2005
Statement before the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry (pdf) 0.04 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at a Hearing to review the Agricultural Risk Protection Act of 2000
March 2005
Integrating Soil and Water Conservation into the Farm Bill (ppt) 0.92 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the ISU Extension "Ag and the Environment" conference, Scheman Building, Iowa State University
Effects of Crop Insurance and Government Payments on Annual Financial Risk (ppt) 0.46 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to the Poweshiek Marketing Club
February 2005
Welfare Impacts of Cross-Country Research Spillovers (ppt) 1.26 MB
Dermot J. Hayes
Presented to French Parliament representatives visiting Iowa State University
Effects of Crop Insurance and Government Payments on Annual Financial Risk (ppt) 0.29 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to the Boone County Marketing Club
January 2005
Risks and Benefits Associated with Biotechnological/Pharmaceutical Crops (ppt) 0.22 MB
Dermot J. Hayes
Presented to a Bioethics symposium, Iowa State University
December 2004
Economic and Biophysical Models to Support Conservation Policy: Hypoxia and Water Quality in the Upper Mississippi River Basin (ppt) 3.35 MB
Hongli Feng-Hennessy, Philip Gassman, Manoj Jha, Luba Kurkalova, Catherine Kling, and Silvia Secchi
USDA Economic Research Service
November 2004
Global Policies and Risk Management (ppt) 0.19 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at Pro-Ag Seminar, Waterloo, IA, and at Pro-Ag Seminar, Amana Colonies
October 2004
Co-benefits from Conservation Policies that Promote Carbon Sequestration in Agriculture: The Corn Belt (ppt) 1.10 MB
Hongli Feng, Luba Kurkalova, Philip Gassman, Catherine Kling, and Silvia Secchi
Presented at the Forestry and Agriculture Greenhouse Gas Modeling Forum, Shepherdstown, WV
Recreation Demand Using Physical Measures of Water Quality (ppt) 2.73 MB
Kevin Egan, Joseph Herriges, Catherine Kling, and John Downing
Presented at the EPA Star Grant Workshop on Ecological Valuation, Washington D.C.
Trends in Use of Geographic Identification of Food in the United States (ppt) 6.60 MB  (additional paper (pdf))
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Coldiretti International Forum on Agriculture and Food, Cernobbio, Italy
September 2004
SWAT Riparian Zone Workshop presentations
Presented at Iowa State University
August 2004
Upper Mississippi River Basin: In-stream versus Edge-of-Field Assessment Poster (ppt) 5.24 MB  (additional paper (jpg))
Catherine Kling, Hongli Feng, Lyubov A. Kurkalova, Silvia Secchi, Philip W. Gassman, Manoj Jha, Todd Campbell, Arathi Bhaskar, Christopher Burkart, Sanchita Sengupta, and Rebecca Olson (poster design)
Risk-Free Farming? Risk-Return Analysis of Soybean Farming under the 2002 Farm Bill (ppt) 0.65 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Midwest Soybeans Conference in Des Moines
June 2004
Valuing Water Quality in Midwestern Lake Ecosystems Poster (ppt) 13.12 MB  (additional paper (jpg))
Kevin Egan, Joseph Herriges, Catherine Kling, and John Downing
EPA Science Forum
March 2004
Economics of Risk Management in Agriculture (ppt) 0.63 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to Coldiretti, Italy's major agricultural producer's association, at a Risk Management in Agriculture conference
February 2004
Valuing Water Quality in Midwestern Lake Ecosystems (ppt) 11.11 MB
Kevin Egan, Joseph Herriges, Catherine Kling, and John Downing
Presented at the 4th Annual Water Monitoring Conference, Ames, Iowa
Implications of Extending Crop Insurance to Livestock (pdf) 0.20 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at USDA's Agricultural Outlook Forum
January 2004
Trade-off of Carbon Sequestration through Land Retirement versus Working Land (ppt) 0.49 MB
H. Feng, L. Kurkalova, and C. Kling
Presented at the CASMGS Forum, Texas A&M University
Willingness to Pay Under Uncertainty: Beyond Graham’s Willingness to Pay Locus (ppt) 0.24 MB
Catherine L. Kling and Jinhua Zhao
AERE/AEA, San Diego
November 2003
Living with Hogs in Iowa: The Impact of Livestock Facilities on Rural Residential Property Values (ppt) 2.04 MB
Joseph A. Herriges, Silvia Secchi, and Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to the Iowa Chapter of the Appraisal Institute at the Amana Colonies, IA
September 2003
Spatial Targeting of a Green Payment Policy: A Simulation Framework for the Upper Mississippi River Basin Region (ppt) 2.69 MB
Catherine L. Kling, Lyubov A. Kurkalova, Silvia Secchi, and Philip W. Gassman
Application of SWAT for Alternative Management Scenarios for the Upper Mississippi River Basin (ppt) 2.45 MB
Philip W. Gassman, Silvia Secchi, Manoj Jha, Jeff Arnold, Raghavan Srinivasan, and Santhi Chinnasamy
Center for Agricultural and Rural Development's Water Quality Research Initiatives (ppt) 4.86 MB
Federal Crop Insurance Migrates to Livestock
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at the Midwest Pork Conference in Indianapolis
July 2003
Commitment Costs and the Basic Independence Assumption: Evidence from the Field (ppt) 0.27 MB
C.L. Kling, J.A. List, and J. Zhao
The Crop Producer's Risk Management Decisions (ppt) 1.53 MB
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at Pioneer Hi-Bred Corporation employees briefing
June 2003
Alternative Green Payment Policies under Heterogeneity when Multiple Benefits Matter (ppt) 0.64 MB
J. Zhao, C.L. Kling, L.A. Kurkalova
Selected paper, presented at 2003 NAREA Workshop “Linkages between Agricultural and Conservation Policies,” Portsmouth, NH
May 2003
Application of SWAT for the Upper Mississippi River Basin (ppt) 1.15 MB
Silvia Secchi, Philip W. Gassman, Manoj Jha, and Jeff Arnold
March 2003
Estimation of a Discrete Choice Model When Individual Choices Are Not Observable (ppt) 0.30 MB
L.A. Kurkalova, S. Rabotyagov
Selected paper, presented at Midwest Economics Association meetings, St. Louis, MO
February 2003
Costs and Environmental Effects from Conservation Tillage Adoption in Iowa (ppt) 0.48 MB
L.A. Kurkalova, C.L. Kling, and J. Zhao
Presented at the University of Toulouse, France
December 2002
The Interface of Simulation Modeling and Local Citizens in Two Eastern Iowa Watersheds (ppt) 2.26 MB
Philip W. Gassman, Ali Saleh, and John Rodecap
November 2002
The Value of Accurate, Field-Scale, Soil Carbon Assessment Technology: Conservation Tillage in Iowa (ppt) 0.45 MB
L.A. Kurkalova, C.L. Kling, J. Zhao
Selected paper, presented at USDA Symposium on Natural Resource Management to Offset Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Raleigh, NC
CRC vs RA: A Comparison
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at INSURING IOWA'S AGRICULTURE: New Products and New Programs
How Breakthroughs in Information Systems Can Impact Local Decisions
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented at C-FARE symposium in Washington DC
June 2002
Multiple Environmental Externalities of Conservation Tillage: Empirical Assessment of Practice and Performance Based Targeting (ppt) 0.23 MB
L.A. Kurkalova, C.L. Kling, J. Zhao
Selected paper, presented at the 2nd World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists, Monterey, CA
February 2002
Combining Revealed and Stated Preference Data Using On-Site Samples in the Estimation of Recreation Demand (ppt) 11.88 MB
Presented at the Missouri Valley Economic Association annual meeting, Memphis, TN
October 2001
Program on Myths and Realities of U.S. Farm Policy and Ag Trade
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to Iowa State University Community
August 2001
Revealed Premium in the Adoption of Conservation Tillage (ppt) 0.24 MB
L.A. Kurkalova, C.L. Kling, J. Zhao
Selected paper, presented at AAEA Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL
March 2001
Crop Insurance, Counter-Cyclical Policies, and the WTO: Implications for Agricultural Policy
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to Italy's National Institute of Agricultural Economics
February 2001
What Crop Insurance is Best for You?
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented to Northwest Farm Managers Assoc. Annual Meeting
January 2001
Livestock Revenue Insurance
Bruce A. Babcock
Presented on ICN