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December 11, 2019
2019 Iowa State University Land Value Survey: Overview
Wendong Zhang

December 11, 2019
Iowa Farmland Value Grows 2.3% in 2019, but Barely Exceeds Inflation (news release)

December 4, 2019
The United States’ Fraught Competitive Position in the World Wheat Market
John M. Crespi, Chen-Ti Chen

November 22, 2019
Mathematics of the Armington, Krugman and Melitz Models with Multiple Sectors and Heterogeneous Regions, with Detailed Derivations
Edward J. Balistreri, David G Tarr

November 20, 2019
Presentation: Farmland Ownership and Environmental Impacts
Wendiam Sawadgo and Alejandro Plastina
Annual Agriculture Conference, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, IL

November 19, 2019
ISU Land Value Survey News Conference to be held December 11 (news release)

November 6, 2019
New Agricultural Policy Review: Fall 2019
- Global Competition Made 2018 a Bad Time to Start a Trade War
- Production Projections and Trade Adjustments
- The Urgent Need to Address Nutrient Imbalance Problems in Iowa’s High-Density Livestock Regions
- Impact of African Swine Fever on US and World Commodity Markets
- E15 Demand and Small Refinery Waivers: A Battle over Long-Run Market Share

November 4, 2019
Zhang publishes in The Conversation (news brief)

October 30, 2019
Midwest Crop Farmers’ Perceptions of the U.S.-China Trade War
Shuyang Qu, Wendong Zhang, Minghao Li, Lulu Rodriguez, Guang Han, Erin Cork, James M Gbeda

October 30, 2019
Moschini publishes in RAND Journal of Economics (news brief)

October 18, 2019
Presentation: Water Quality and Economic Incentives in Crop Production
Alejandro Plastina
North Raccoon River Wathershed Management Coalition, Lake City, IA

October 16, 2019
Arbuckle publishes in Journal of Soil and Water Conservation (news brief)

October 8, 2019
Presentation: Midwest Crop Farmers' Perceptions of US-China Trade War
Wendong Zhang
2019 NC-1177 Meeting, Dallas, Texas

October 2, 2019
The U.S.-China trade war: Tariff data and general equilibrium analysis
Minghao Li, Edward J. Balistreri, Wendong Zhang

September 20, 2019
Long-Run Impacts of Trade Shocks and Export Competitiveness: Evidence from the U.S. BSE Event
Chen-Ti Chen, John M. Crespi, William Hahn, Lee Schulz, Fawzi Taha

September 12, 2019
A GAMS/MPSGE implementation of the PET model
Matthias Weitzel, Edward J. Balistreri, Brian C O'Neill, Xiaolin Ren

August 27, 2019
Kling: Polluting Farmers Should Pay (news brief)

August 16, 2019
Balistreri publishes in Environmental and Resource Economics and Economic Modelling (news brief)

July 30, 2019
Jacobs, Hayes, Li win AAEA Best Applied Risk Analysis Paper award (news brief)

July 24, 2019
Presentation: Actual and Perceived Impacts of US-China Trade War on US Agriculture
Wendong Zhang
Atlanta, GA

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Iowa Farmland Value Grows 2.3% in 2019, but Barely Exceeds Inflation
photo of Becky Olson
After nearly 30 years, Becky Olson has retired from her position as CARD’s graphic designer. We’ll miss you Becky!

Latest Media Contacts

Friday, December 6, 2019
"3 reasons farmers back President Trump on China trade"
Wendong Zhang's research on farmers' attitudes toward President Trump was used in a Gazette article.

Friday, December 6, 2019
"Japan pushes trade deal through; U.S. red meat to get improved access"
Dermot Hayes research on the pork industry was utilized in a National Hog Farmer article about the impending US-Japan trade deal.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
"Wet fields, rules on $16B in aid confounds Midwest farmers"
Chad Hart was interviewed by Stock Daily Dish about how President Trump's farm bailout could change planting decisions in the future.

Sunday, December 1, 2019
"580 Farm Bankruptcies in FY19 Most Since 2011"
Alejandro Plastina was interviewed by Daily Stock Dish about the increasing number of farm bankruptcies.

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