Encyclopedia of Law & Economics - 5920 Agriculture (incl. sharecropping)

Agrawal, Arun and Knoeber, Charles R. (1996), 'Firm Performance and Mechanisms To Control Agency Problems Between Managers and Shareholders', 31 Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis , 377-397.

Allen, Douglas W. and Lueck, Dean (1992), 'The 'Back Forty' on a Handshake: Specific Assets, Reputation, and the Structure of Farmland Contracts', 8 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization , 366-376.

Allen, Douglas W. and Lueck, Dean (1992), 'Contract Choice in Modern Agriculture: Cash Rent versus Cropshare', 35 Journal of Law and Economics , 397-426.

Allen, Douglas W. and Lueck, Dean (1993), 'Transaction Costs and the Design of Cropshare Contracts', 24 Rand Journal of Economics , 78-100.

Allen, Douglas W. and Lueck, Dean (1995), 'Risk Preferences and the Economics of Contracts', 85 American Economic Review , 447-451.

Allen, Douglas W. and Lueck, Dean (1996), The Nature of the Farm , North Carolina, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, North Carolina State University.

Allen, Douglas W. and Lueck, Dean (1996), Risk-Sharing and Agricultural Contracts , North Carolina, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, North Carolina State University.

Allen, Franklin (1982), 'On Share Contracts and Screening', 13 Bell Journal of Economics , 541-547.

Allen, Franklin (1985), 'On the Fixed Nature of Sharecropping Contracts', 95 Economic Journal , 30-48.

Alston, Lee J. and Higgs, Robert (1982), 'Contractual Mix in Southern Agriculture since the Civil War: Facts, Hypotheses, and Tests', 42 Journal of Economic History , 327-353.

Alston, Lee J., Datta, Samar K. and Nugent, Jeffrey B. (1984), 'Tenancy Choice in a Competitive Framework with Transactions Costs', 92 Journal of Political Economy , 1121-1133.

Anderson, Terry L. and Lueck, Dean (1992), 'Land Tenure and Agricultural Productivity on Indian Reservations', 35 Journal of Law and Economics , 427-454.

Apland, Jeffrey, Barnes, Robert B. and Justice, Fred (1984), 'The Farm Lease: An Analysis of Owner-Tenant and Landlord Preferences under Risk', 66 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 376-384.

Banerji, Sanjay and Rashid, Salim (1996), 'Tournaments and Sharecropping', 63 Economica , 343-352.

Bardhan, Pranab K. and Srinivasan, T. N. (1971), 'Cropsharing Tenancy in Agriculture: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis', 61 American Economic Review , 48-64.

Bardhan, Pranab K. and Srinivasan, T. N. (1974), 'Cropsharing Tenancy in Agriculture: Comment', 64 American Economic Review , 1067-1069.

Barry, Peter J., Sonka, Steven T. and Lajili, Kaouthar (1992), 'Vertical Coordination, Financial Structure, and the Changing Theory of the Firm', 74 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 1219-1225.

Battacharyya, Sugato and Lafontaine, Francine (1995), 'Double-Sided Moral Hazard and the Nature of Share Contracts', 26 Rand Journal of Economics , 761-781.

Bell, Clive (1977), 'Alternative Theories of Sharecropping: Some Tests Using Evidence from Northeast India', 13 Journal of Development Studies , 317-346.

Bell, Clive and Zusman, Pinhas (1976), 'A Bargaining Theoretic Approach to Cropsharing Contracts', 66 American Economic Review , 578-588.

Benson, Bruce L. and Faminow, Merle D. (1984), 'Rent Seeking and Supply Management in Canada', 32 Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics , 548-558.

Benson, Bruce L., Faminow, Merle D., Marquis, Milton H. and Sauer, Douglas G. (1994), 'Intra-National Effects of a Countervailing Duty on the U.S./Canadian Hog Market', 16 Review of Agricultural Economics , 187-201.

Benson, Bruce L., Faminow, Merle D., Marquis, Milton H. and Sauer, Douglas G. (1994), 'The Impact of Provincial Marketing Boards on Price Relations and Pricing Dynamics in the North American Slaughter Hog Market', 26 Applied Economics , 677-688.

Bhaduri, Amit (1973), 'Agricultural Backwardness under Semifeudalism', 83 Economic Journal , 120-137.

Binswanger, Hans P. and Rosenzweig, Mark R. (1984), 'Contractual Arrangements, Employment, and Wages in Rural Labor Markets: A Critical Review', in Binswanger, Hans P. and Mark R Rosenzweig (eds.), Contractual Arrangements. Employment, and Wages in Rural Labor Markets in Asia , New Haven, Yale University Press, 1-40.

Braverman, Avishay and Stiglitz, Joseph E. (1982), 'Sharecropping and the Interlinking of Agrarian Markets', 72 American Economic Review , 695-715.

Braverman, Avishay and Stiglitz, Joseph E. (1986), 'Cost-Sharing Arrangements under Sharecropping: Moral Hazard, Incentive Flexibility, and Risk', 68 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 642-652.

Brown, Donald J. and Atkinson, J. H. (1981), 'Cash and Share Renting: An Empirical Test of the Link between Entrepreneurial Ability and Contractual Choice', 12 Bell Journal of Economics , 296-299.

Campbell, H.F. and Lindner, R.K. (1990), 'The Production of Fishing Effort and the Economic Performance of Licence Limitation Programs', 66 Land Economics , 56-66.

Caputo, Michael R. and Lynch, Lori (1993), 'A Nonparametric Efficiency Analysis of California Cotton Ginning Cooperatives', 18 Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics , 251-265.

Centner, Terence J. (1993), 'The U.S.'s Organic Foods Production Act Does the Small-Farmer Exception Breach the U.S.'s Obligations Under GATT?', 28 Tulsa Law Journal , 715-722.

Cheung, Steven N.S. (1968), 'Private Property Rights and Share Cropping', 76 Journal of Political Economy , 1107-1122.

Cheung, Steven N.S. (1969), A Theory of Share Tenancy , Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 188 p.

Cheung, Steven N.S. (1969), 'Transaction Costs, Risk Aversion and the Choice of Contractual Arrangements', 12 Journal of Law and Economics , 23-42.

Chew, Tek-Ann (1991), 'Share Contracts in Malaysian Rubber Smallholdings', 67 Land Economics , 85-98.

Chew, Tek-Ann (1993), 'The Transactional Framework of Sharecropping: Further Implications', 41 Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics , 209-221.

Coelho Philip R. P. and James E. McClure (1987), 'Barriers to Entry in the Market for Stud Services: Government and 'Non-Profit' Institutions in Collusion', 25 Economic Inquiry , 659-670.

Datta, Samar K., O'Hara, Donald J. and Nugent, Jeffrey B. (1986), 'Choice of Agricultural Tenancy in the Presence of Transaction Costs', 62 Land Economics , 145-158.

Demsetz, Harold and Lehn, Kenneth (1985), 'The Structure of Corporate Ownership: Causes and Consequences', 93 Journal of Political Economy , 1155-1177.

Eswaran, Mukesh and Kotwal, Ashok (1985), 'A Theory of Contractual Structure in Agriculture', 75 American Economic Review , 352-367.

Feder, Gershon, Just, Richard E. and Zilberman, David (1985), 'Adoption of Agricultural Innovations in Developing Countries: A Survey', 33 Economic Development and Cultural Change , 255-298.

Frank, Stuart D. and Henderson, Dennis R. (1992), 'Transaction Costs as Determinants of Vertical Coordination in the U.S. Food Industries', 74 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 941-950.

Hallagan, William S. (1978), 'Self-Selection by Contractual Choice and the Theory of Sharecropping', 9 Bell Journal of Economics , 344-354.

Hallagan, William S. (1978), 'Share Contracting for California Gold', 15 Explorations in Economic History , 196-210.

Helmberger, Peter G. and Hoos, Sidney (1965), Cooperative Bargaining in Agriculture , Berkeley, University of California, Division of Agricultural Sciences.

Higgs, Robert (1973), 'Race, Tenure, and Resource Allocation in Southern Agriculture', 33 Journal of Economic History , 149-169.

Higgs, Robert (1974), 'Patterns of Farm Rental in the Georgia Cotton Belt, 1880-1900', 34 Journal of Economic History , 468-482.

Holmstršm, Bengt (1982), 'Moral Hazard in Teams', 13 Bell Journal of Economics , 324-340.

IsŽ, Sabrina and Perloff, Jeffrey M. (1995), 'Legal Status and Earnings of Agricultural Workers', 77 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 355-386.

Johnson, C. Scott and Foster, Kenneth A. (1994), 'Risk Preferences and Contracting in the U.S. Hog Industry', 26 Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics , 393-405.

Johnson, D. Gale (1950), 'Resource Allocation Under Share Contracts', 58 Journal of Political Economy , 111-123.

Johnson, D. Gale (1958), 'Government and Agriculture: Is Agriculture a Special Case?', 1 Journal of Law and Economics , 122-135.

Johnson, Nancy L. (1995), The Diffusion of Livestock Breeding Technology in the U.S.: Observations on the Relationship between Technical Change and Industry Structure , Minnesota, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

Khan, Shahrukh Rafi (1988), 'Henry George and an Alternative Islamic Land Tenure System', 36 Economic Development and Cultural Change , 721-739.

Klein, Benjamin, Crawford, Robert G. and Alchian, Armen A. (1978), 'Vertical Integration, Appropriable Rents, and the Competitive Contracting Process', 21 Journal of Law and Economics , 297-326.

Kliebenstein, James B. and Lawrence, John D. (1995), 'Contracting and Vertical Coordination in the United States Pork Industry', 77 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 1213-1218.

Knoeber, Charles R., 'Explaining State Bans on Corporate Farming', Economic Inquiry .

Knoeber, Charles R. (1983), 'An Alternative Mechanism to Assure Contractual Reliability', 12 Journal of Legal Studies , 333-343.

Knoeber, Charles R. (1989), 'A Real Game of Chicken: Contracts, Tournaments, and the Production of Broilers', 5 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization , 271-292.

Knoeber, Charles R. and Baumer, David L. (1986), 'Guaranteeing A Market and the Contracts of Bargaining Cooperatives', 1 Journal of Agricultural Cooperation , 1-10.

Knoeber, Charles R. and Thurman, Walter N. (1994), 'Testing the Theory of Tournaments: An Empirical Analysis of Broiler Production', 12 Journal of Labor Economics , 155-179.

Knoeber, Charles R. and Thurman, Walter N. (1995), 'Don't Count Your Chickens...': Risk and Risk Shifting in the Broiler Industry', 77 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 486-496.

Ladd, George W. (1974), 'A Model of a Bargaining Cooperative', 56 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 509-519.

Laffont, Jean-Jacques and Matoussi, Mohamed Salah (1995), 'Moral Hazard, Financial Constraints and Sharecropping in El Ouja', 62 Review of Economic Studies , 381-399.

Lazear, Edward P. and Rosen, Sherwin (1981), 'Rank-Order Tournaments as Optimum Labor Contracts', 89 Journal of Political Economy , 841-864.

Leffler, Keith B. and Rucker, Randal R. (1991), 'Transaction Costs and the Efficient Organization of Production: A Study of Timber Harvesting Contracts', 99 Journal of Political Economy , 1060-1087.

Lucas, Robert E. B. (1979), 'Sharing, Monitoring, and Incentives: Marshallian Misallocation Reassessed', 87 Journal of Political Economy , 501-521.

Martin, Laura L. (1994), Pork...The Other White Meat?, An Analysis of Vertical Coordination and Contracting in the North Carolina Pork Industry Ph.D. Dissertation , North Carolina State University.

Menard, Claude (1996), 'On Clusters, Hybrids, and other Strange Forms: The Case of the French Poultry Industry', 152 Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics , 154-183.

Miller, Geoffrey P. (1987), 'The True Story of Carolene Products, 1987', Supreme Court Review , 397 ff.

Miller, Geoffrey P. (1989), 'Public Choice At the Dawn of the Special Interest State: The Story of Butter and Margarine,', 77 California Law Review , 83 ff.

Mitra, Pradeep K. (1983), 'A Theory of Interlinked Rural Transactions', 20 Journal of Public Economics , 167-191.

Morooka, Yoshinori and Hayami, Yujiro (1989), 'Contract Choice and Enforcement in An Agrarian Community: Agricultural Tenancy in Upland Java', 26 Journal of Development Studies , 28-42.

Murrell, Peter (1983), 'The Economics of Sharing: A Transactions Costs Analysis of Contractual Choice in Farming', 14 Bell Journal of Economics , 283-293.

Nabi, Ijaz (1986), 'Contracts, Resource Use and Productivity in Sharecropping', 22 Journal of Development Studies , 429-442.

Netz, Janet, Basis and Exchange Rate Risks and their Impact on Storage and Exports , Working Paper.

Netz, Janet (1995), 'The Effect of Futures Markets and Corners on Storage and Spot Price Variability', 77(1) American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 182-193.

Netz, Janet (1996), 'An Empirical Test of the Effect of Basis Risk on Cash Market Positions', 16(3) Journal of Futures Markets , 289-312.

Newberry, David M.G. (1975), 'Tenurial Obstacles to Innovation', 11 Journal of Development Studies , 263-277.

Newberry, David M.G. (1977), 'Risk Sharing, Sharecropping and Uncertain Labor Markets', 44 Review of Economic Studies , 585-594.

Newberry, David M.G. and Stiglitz, Joseph E. (1979), 'Sharecropping, Risk Sharing, and the Importance of Imperfect Information', in Roumasset, James A., Boussard, Jean-Marc and Singh, Inderjit (eds.), Risk, Uncertainty, and Agricultural Development , Laguna, Philippines, Agricultural Development Council and Southeast Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture, 311-339.

Newbery, D.M.G. (1974), 'Cropsharing Tenancy in Agriculture: Comment', 64 American Economic Review , 1060-1066.

Otsuka, Keijiro and Hayami, Yujiro (1988), 'Theories of Share Tenancy: A Critical Survey', 37 Economic Development and Cultural Change , 31-68.

Otsuka, Keijiro, Hiroyuki, Chuma and Hayami, Yujiro (1992), 'Land and Labor Contracts in Agrarian Economies: Theories and Facts', 30 Journal of Economic Literature , 1965-2018.

Otsuka, Keijiro, Kikuchi, Masao and Hayami, Yujiro (1986), 'Community and Market in Contract Choice: The Jeepney in the Philippines', 34 Economic Development and Cultural Change , 279-298.

Parthasarathy, G. and Prasad, D. S. (1974), 'Responses to, and Impact of, H.Y.V. Rice According to Land Size and Tenure in a Delta Village, Andhra Pradesh, India', 12 Developing Economies , 182-198.

Petersson, Johan and Andersson, Hans (1996), 'The Benefits of Share Contracts: Some European Results', 47 Journal of Agricultural Economics , 158-171.

Porter, Philip K. and Scully, Gerald W. (1987), 'Economic Efficiency in Cooperatives', 30 Journal of Law and Economics , 489-512.

Rao, C.H. Hanumantha (1971), 'Uncertainty, Entrepreneurship, and Sharecropping in India', 79 Journal of Political Economy , 578-595.

Reid, Joseph D. Jr (1976), 'Sharecropping and Agricultural Uncertainty', 24 Economic Development and Cultural Change , 549-576.

Reid, Joseph D., Jr. (1973), 'Sharecropping as an Understandable Market Response', 33 Journal of Economic History , 106-130.

Reid, Joseph D., Jr. (1977), 'The Theory of Share Tenancy Revisited-Again', 25 Journal of Political Economy , 403-407.

Reimund, Donn A., Martin, J. Rod and Moore, Charles V. (1981), Structural Change in Agriculture: The Experience for Broilers, Fed Cattle, and Processing Vegetables , Washington, U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Rucker, Randal R. (1995), Endogenous Policy Dynamics, the Visibility of Rents, and Changes in the Transferability of Production Rights the Case of Flue-Cured Tobacco , Working Paper, Montana State University.

Rucker, Randal R. and Thurman, Walter N. (1990), 'The Economic Effect of Supply Controls: The Simple Analytics of the U.S. Peanut Program', 33 Journal of Law and Economics , 483-515.

Rucker, Randal R., Thurman, Walter N. and Sumner, Daniel A. (1995), 'Restricting the Market for Quota: An Analysis of Tobacco Production Rights with Corroboration from Congressional Testimony', 103 Journal of Political Economy , 142-175.

Ruttan, Vernon W. (1977), 'The Green Revolution: Seven Generalizations', 19 International Development Review , 16-25.

Seagraves, James A. (1969), 'Capitalized Values of Tobacco Allotments and the Return to Allotment Owners', 51 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 320-334.

Sexton, Richard J. (1986), 'Cooperatives and the Forces Shaping Agricultural Marketing', 68 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 1167-1172.

Sexton, Richard J., Wilson, Brooks M. and Wann, Joyce J. (1989), 'Some Tests of the Economic Theory of Cooperatives: Methodology and Applications to Cotton Ginning', 14 Western Journal of Agricultural Economics , 56-66.

Shaban, Radwan Ali (1987), 'Testing Between Competing Models in Sharecropping', 95 Journal of Political Economy , 893-920.

Shelden, Ian M. (1996), 'Contracting, Imperfect Information, and the Food System', 18 Review of Agricultural Economics , 7-19.

Singh, Nirvikar (1989), 'Theories of Sharecropping', in Pranab K. Bardhan (ed.), The Economic Theory of Agrarian Institutions , Oxford, Clarendon, 33-72.

Snaban, Radwan Ali (1987), 'Testing Between Competing Models of Sharecropping', 95 Journal of Political Economy , 893-920.

Sporleader, Thomas L. (1992), 'Managerial Economics of Vertically Coordinated Agricultural Firms', 74 American Journal of Agricultural Economics , 1226-1231.

Squires, Dale (1987), 'Public Regulation and the Structure of Production in Multiproduct Industries: An Application to the New England Otter Trawl Industry', 18 Rand Journal of Economics , 232-247.