Effects of Environmental Policy on Trade-offs in Weed Control Management, The

Aziz Bouzaher, David Archer, Richard Cabe, Alicia L. Carriquiry, Jason F. Shogren
November 1991  [91-WP 81]

This paper presents a novel approach for generating information for regulatory and policy analysis, based on farmers' adoption of weed control technology. A simulation model, WISH, is used to generate cost and risk information on 258 weed control strategies. The environmental policies simulated are bans on triazines and broadcast application technology.

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