What’s New?

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

July 11, 2019
New Agricultural Policy Review: Spring 2019
- What Affects Firm Location and Firm Employment at State Borders?
- The Adaptation of Soy-corn Double-cropping to the Brazilian Savanna
- Patent Expiration, Product Concentration, and Glyphosate Use: A Tale of Unexpected Consequences
- Volatile Prices and Profit Margins

July 10, 2019
Impacts of Agricultural Price Support Policies on Price Variability and Welfare: Evidence from China’s Soybean Market
Wenting Wang, Longbao Wei

July 3, 2019
CARD researchers create new corn yield prediction tool (news release)

July 3, 2019
Lence, Moschini paper named best article (news brief)

June 25, 2019
US may want to take "balanced approach" to neonicotinoids (news release)

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!
photo of Keri Jacobs with Governor Reynolds
Associate professor Keri Jacobs (right) was at the Iowa capitol when Governor Reynolds (center) signed a proclamation declaring October “Co-op Month.”

Latest Media Contacts

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
"In Early Voting States, the Economy Is Working in Trump’s Favor"
Wendong Zhang was interviewed by Bloomberg News about how the agricultural economy may influence the 2020 presidential election.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
"When U.S. Started Trade War, Ag Competition Was Already Rising"
John Crespi and Chen-Ti Chen's latest article in the APR was used as the basis for a Successful Farming article.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019
"ISU economist finds continued decline in farm equity"
Alejandro Plastina was interviewed by Radio Iowa about his research on Iowa farm income and equity.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
"Can farmers sow their way out of climate change?"
Research by Chad Hart was utilized in a CBS News story about farmers and climate change.

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