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Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy (CIFAP)
Department of Applied Economics
College of Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Sciences
University of Minnesota-St. Paul
St. Paul, Minnesota (United States)

These are publications listed in RePEc written by members of the above institution who are registered with the RePEc Author Service. Thus this compiles the works all those currently affiliated with this institutions, not those affilated at the time of publication. List of registered members. Register yourself. This page is updated in the first days of each month.
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Working papers

2011

  1. Smith, David J. & Schulman, Candi & Current, Dean & Easter, K. William, 2011. "Willingness of Agricultural Landowners to Supply Perennial Energy Crops," 2011 Annual Meeting, July 24-26, 2011, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 103930, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.

2007

  1. Cho, Yongsung & Konishi, Yoshifumi & Easter, K. William, 2007. "Can Rural Communities Comply with the New Arsenic Standard for Drinking Water?," Staff Papers 7353, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

2006

  1. Easter, K. William & Konishi, Yoshifumi & Raggi, Meri & Viaggi, Davide, 2006. "What are the Economic Health Costs of Non-Action in Controlling Toxic Water Pollution?," Conference Papers 6656, University of Minnesota, Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy.
  2. Easter, K. William & Konishi, Yoshifumi, 2006. "Estimating Economic Health Costs of Not Controlling Toxic Water Pollution," 2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia 25768, International Association of Agricultural Economists.

2005

  1. K. William Easter & Yang Liu, 2005. "Cost Recovery and Water Pricing for Irrigation and Drainage : What Works?," World Bank Other Operational Studies 9648, The World Bank.

2004

  1. Bourgeon, Jean-Marc & Easter, K. William & Smith, Rodney B.W., 2004. "Water Markets And Third Party Effects," 2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO 20231, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).

2003

  1. Fang, Feng & Easter, K. William, 2003. "Pollution Trading To Offset New Pollutant Loadings -- A Case Study In The Minnesota River Basin," 2003 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Montreal, Canada 22135, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  2. Easter, K. William & Zekri, Slim, 2003. "Reform Of Irrigation Management And Investment Policy In African Development," Conference Papers 14491, University of Minnesota, Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy.

2002

  1. Lake, Mary Beth & Easter, K. William, 2002. "Hedonic Valuation Of Proximity To Natural Areas And Farmland In Dakota County, Minnesota," Staff Papers 13407, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William & Smith, Rodney B.W., 2002. "Do Missing Institutional Arrangements Block Enlargement Of Water Markets?," Working Papers 14405, University of Minnesota, Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy.

2000

  1. Dosi, Cesare & Easter, K. William, 2000. "Water Scarcity: Economic Approaches To Improving Management," Working Papers 14461, University of Minnesota, Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy.

1999

  1. Mathews, Leah Greden & Homans, Frances R. & Easter, K. William, 1999. "Reducing Phosphorus Pollution In The Minnesota River: How Much Is It Worth?," Staff Papers 13771, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1998

  1. McCann, Laura M.J. & Easter, K. William, 1998. "Estimating Transaction Costs Of Alternative Policies To Reduce Phosphorous Pollution In The Minnesota River," Staff Papers 13919, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. McCann, Laura M.J. & Easter, K. William, 1998. "Differences Between Farmer And Agency Attitudes Regarding Policies To Reduce Phosphorus Pollution In The Minnesota River Basin," Staff Papers 14268, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Easter, K. William & Archibald, Sandra O., 1998. "Benefit-Cost Analysis In U.S. Environmental Regulatory Decisions," Conference Papers 14475, University of Minnesota, Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy.

1996

  1. Easter, K. William, 1996. "MARKET APPROACHES TO WATER ALLOCATION: WHAT HAVE WE LEARNED?; Proceedings of the Fifth Joint Conference on Agriculture, Food, and the Environment, June 17-18, 1996, Padova, Italy," Working Papers 14428, University of Minnesota, Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy.
  2. Cho, Yongsung & Easter, K. William, 1996. "Minnesota Agricultural Economist 685," Minnesota Applied Economist/Minnesota Agricultural Economist 13199, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Easter, K. William & Feder, Gershon, 1996. "Water Institutions And Economic Incentives To Ameliorate Market And Government Failures," Staff Papers 14217, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1995

  1. Easter, K. William & Yadav, Satya N., 1995. "OPTIMUM NITROGEN USE UNDER GROUNDWATER POLLUTION CONSTRAINTS; Proceedings of the 4th Minnesota Padova Conference on Food, Agriculture, and the Environment, September 4-10, 1994, Wayzata, MN," Working Papers 14474, University of Minnesota, Center for International Food and Agricultural Policy.
  2. Easter, K. William & Cortner, H.J. & Seasholes, K. & Woodard, G.C., 1995. "Selecting Appropriate Water Policies," Policy Briefs 11908, Environmental and Natural Resources Policy Training Project.
  3. Hearne, R.R. & Easter, K.W., 1995. "Water Allocation and Water Markets. An Analysis of Gains-from-Trade in Chile," Papers 315, World Bank - Technical Papers.

1994

  1. Brooks, Kenneth N. & Ffolliott, Peter F. & Gregersen, Hans M. & Easter, K. William, 1994. "Policies For Sustainable Development: The Role Of Watershed Management," Policy Briefs 11911, Environmental and Natural Resources Policy Training Project.
  2. Easter, K. William & Hearne, Robert R., 1994. "Water Markets And Decentralized Water Resources Management," Staff Papers 13864, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1993

  1. Easter, K. William & Hearne, Robert R. & DEC, 1993. "Decentralizing water resource management : economic incentives, accountability, and assurance," Policy Research Working Paper Series 1219, The World Bank.

1991

  1. Ramirez, Jorge & Easter, K. William, 1991. "Modeling Policy Options For Irrigation Investment, Buffer Stock Levels And Foodgrain Imports In India," Staff Papers 13970, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William, 1991. "Differences In The Transaction Costs Of Strategies To Control Agricultural Chemical Offsite And Undersite Damages," Staff Papers 13421, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1990

  1. Rodgers, Charles & Easter, K. William & Graham-Tomasi, Theodore, 1990. "The Off-Site Economic Benefits Of Soil Conservation: A Review And Discussion Of Recent Literature On The Recreational Demand For Water Quality Improvement," Staff Papers 13504, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William, 1990. "Institutional Arrangements For Managing Water Conflicts In Minnesota," Staff Papers 13573, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Easter, K. William, 1990. "Economic Failure Plagues Developing Countries' Irrigation: An Assurance Problem," Staff Papers 13337, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  4. Becker, Nir & Easter, K. William, 1990. "Dynamic Supply From A Common Property Resource: Water Diversions From The Great Lakes," Staff Papers 13683, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  5. Easter, K. William & Waelti, John J., 1990. "Cost Sharing For Lake/Reservoir Management: Issues And Principles," Staff Papers 13835, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  6. Cox, Craig A. & Easter, K. William, 1990. "A Regional Ban Of Alachlor And Atrazine In Southeastern Minnesota: The Economic And Environmental Effects," Staff Papers 13945, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1989

  1. Becker, Nir & Easter, K. William, 1989. "Diversions From The Great Lakes: Opportunities And Dangers," Staff Papers 14168, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1988

  1. Easter, K. William & Frerichs, Stephen, 1988. "Managing The Great Lakes Commons: An Evaluation Of Recent Institutional Changes," Economic Reports 13019, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Legg, Thomas D. & Fletcher, Jerald J. & Easter, K. William, 1988. "Nitrogen Management In Southeastern Minnesota," Economic Reports 13020, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Easter, K. William, 1988. "The Economics Of Watershed Management," Staff Papers 14002, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1987

  1. Easter, K. William, 1987. "Inadequate Management and Declining Infrastructure: The Critical Recurring Cost Problem Facing Irrigation in Asia," Economic Reports 6923, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Wen, Frank Hao & Easter, K. William, 1987. "Erosion And The Loss Of Soil Productivity On The Terril Soil Series In Minnesota," Economic Reports 13051, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Ramirez, Jorge & Adamowicz, Wiktor L. & Easter, K. William & Graham-Tomasi, Theodore, 1987. "An Ex-Post Analysis Of Flood Control: Benefit Cost Analysis And The Value Of Information," Staff Papers 13289, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  4. Frerichs, Stephen & Becker, Nir & Easter, K. William, 1987. "Alternative Price Specification For Municipal Water Demands: An Empirical Test," Economic Reports 13033, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  5. Ramirez, Jorge & Easter, K. William, 1987. "An Ex-Post Analysis Of The Flood Control Project In Rushford, Minnesota," Economic Reports 13035, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1986

  1. Easter, K. William, 1986. "Monitoring And Evaluation For Integrated River Basin Development And Watershed Management," Staff Papers 14279, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William & Palanisami, Kuppannan, 1986. "Tank Irrigation In India And Thailand: An Example Of Common Property Resource Management," Staff Papers 13888, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1984

  1. Easter, K. William, 1984. "Interstate Transfers Of Water: A North-South Confrontation," Staff Papers 13353, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1983

  1. Palanisami, Kuppannan & Easter, K. William, 1983. "The Management, Production, And Rehabilitation In South Indian Irrigation Tanks," Staff Papers 13939, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Palanisami, Kuppannan & Easter, K. William, 1983. "Ex-Post Evaluation of Flood Control Investments: A Case of Baldhill Dam and Lake Ashtabula in North Dakota," Economic Reports 8474, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Palanisami, Kuppannan & Easter, K. William, 1983. "The Tanks Of South India (A Potential For Future Expansion In Irrigation)," Economic Reports 13041, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  4. Easter, K. William & Welsch, Delane E., 1983. "Socioeconomic Issues In Irrigation Development And Distribution," Economic Reports 13026, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1982

  1. Seagraves, J.A. & Easter, K. William, 1982. "Pricing for Irrigation Water," Economic Reports 8445, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Tubpun, Yuavares & Easter, K. William & Welsch, Delane E., 1982. "Tank Irrigation in Northeastern Thailand: The Returns and their Distribution," Economic Reports 8471, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Ellingson, Dennis & Easter, K. William, 1982. "A Review And An Annotated Bibliography Of Studies Regarding Irrigation Institutions, Management And Investment In Asia," Staff Papers 14289, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1981

  1. Easter, K. William & Cotner, Melvin L., 1981. "Evaluation Of Current Soil Conservation Strategies," Staff Papers 13359, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Dalton, Margaret M. & Easter, K. William, 1981. "Estimating Residential Electrical Demand for Southeastern Minnesota," Economic Reports 8493, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Easter, K. William & Eckmann, Scott & Waelti, John J., 1981. "Economic Incentives for Improving Municipal Wastewater Treatment in Minnesota," Economic Reports 8476, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  4. Kerestes, Daniel E. & Easter, K. William, 1981. "A Review And An Annotated Bibliography Of Studies Of Soil Conservation Programs, Practices And Strategies," Staff Papers 13988, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1980

  1. Easter, K. William, 1980. "Issues In Irrigation Planning And Development," Staff Papers 13744, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William, 1980. "Capturing The Economic Surplus Created By Irrigation," Staff Papers 13260, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1979

  1. Easter, K. William, 1979. "A Farmer Survey And Village Comparison To Evaluate Irrigation Improvement In Sambalpur, India," Staff Papers 13279, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Norton, George W. & Easter, K. William, 1979. "Agricultural Development Planning For An American Indian Reservation: The Case Of The Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe," Staff Papers 13719, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Hatch, L. Upton & Easter, K. William & Jensen, Harald R., 1979. "A Survey of Rural People Transportation in Southwest Minnesota," Economic Reports 8447, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1977

  1. Easter, K. William & Jensen, Harald R., 1977. "Transportation For Older Rural Americans," Staff Papers 14197, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Fruin, Jerry E. & Garry, Gordon & Easter, K. William & Jensen, Harald R., 1977. "Cost Benefit Analysis For The Minnesota Rail Service Improvement Program Methodology And A Case Study," Staff Papers 14024, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Easter, K. William & Martin, Lee R., 1977. "Water Resources Problems in Developing Countries," Bulletins 8436, University of Minnesota, Economic Development Center.
  4. Levy, Steve & Jensen, Harald & Easter, William & Fruin, Jerry E., 1977. "Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 588," Minnesota Applied Economist/Minnesota Agricultural Economist 163733, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1976

  1. Easter, K. William & Abel, Martin E. & Norton, George W., 1976. "Regional Differences In Agricultural Productivity In Selected Areas Of India," Staff Papers 13887, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William & Norton, George W., 1976. "Estimates Of Potential Returns From Added Research Budget For The Land Grant Universities," Staff Papers 13464, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Young, William J. & Fruin, Jerry E. & Easter, K. William & Jensen, Harald R., 1976. "Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 584," Minnesota Applied Economist/Minnesota Agricultural Economist 163695, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1975

  1. Easter, K. William & Nevins, Rolland J., 1975. "Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 569," Minnesota Applied Economist/Minnesota Agricultural Economist 163680, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1974

  1. Easter, K. William, 1974. "Returns From Investments In Improving Village Irrigation Systems: An Example From India," Staff Papers 13229, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William & Jensen, Harald R. & Hoppe, Robert, 1974. "Minnesota Agricultural Economist No. 556," Minnesota Applied Economist/Minnesota Agricultural Economist 163667, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

1973

  1. Easter, K. William, 1973. "Improving Irrigation In India: The Neglected Opportunity," Staff Papers 14293, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William, 1973. "The Economic Structure Of Murethi Village," Staff Papers 14195, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  3. Easter, K. William & Abel, Martin E., 1973. "Cropping Regions in India," Bulletins 8441, University of Minnesota, Economic Development Center.

1972

  1. Batra, B.B. & Easter, K. William, 1972. "High Returns From Field Channels In Irrigated Indian Villages," Staff Papers 13893, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  2. Easter, K. William & Singh, Shrinath, 1972. "The Importance Of Regional Differences In Agricultural Development," Staff Papers 14154, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

Journal articles

2010

  1. Huang, Qiuqiong & Wang, Jinxia & Easter, K. William & Rozelle, Scott, 2010. "Empirical assessment of water management institutions in northern China," Agricultural Water Management, Elsevier, vol. 98(2), pages 361-369, December.

2008

  1. Jean-Marc Bourgeon & K. William Easter & Rodney B.W. Smith, 2008. "Water Markets and Third-Party Effects," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 90(4), pages 902-917.
  2. K. William Easter, 2008. "Water Institutions: Policies, Performance and Prospects," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 90(3), pages 857-859.
  3. Bourgeon, Jean-Marc & Easter, William & Smith, Rodney B.W., 2008. "AJAE appendix for Water Markets and Third Party Effects," American Journal of Agricultural Economics Appendices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 90(4), November.

2005

  1. McCann, Laura & Colby, Bonnie & Easter, K. William & Kasterine, Alexander & Kuperan, K.V., 2005. "Transaction cost measurement for evaluating environmental policies," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 52(4), pages 527-542, March.
  2. Zekri, Slim & Easter, William, 2005. "Estimating the potential gains from water markets: a case study from Tunisia," Agricultural Water Management, Elsevier, vol. 72(3), pages 161-175, April.

2000

  1. McCann, Laura M.J. & Easter, K. William, 2000. "Estimates Of Public Sector Transaction Costs In Nrcs Programs," Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 32(03), December.

1999

  1. Easter, K William & Rosegrant, Mark W & Dinar, Ariel, 1999. "Formal and Informal Markets for Water: Institutions, Performance, and Constraints," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, vol. 14(1), pages 99-116, February.
  2. Laura McCann & K. William Easter, 1999. "Transaction Costs of Policies to Reduce Agricultural Phosphorous Pollution in the Minnesota River," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 75(3), pages 402-414.
  3. Nir Becker & K. William Easter, 1999. "Conflict and Cooperation in Managing International Water Resources Such as the Great Lakes," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 75(2), pages 233-245.

1997

  1. Hearne, Robert R. & William Easter, K., 1997. "The economic and financial gains from water markets in Chile," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 15(3), pages 187-199, January.
  2. Satya Yadav & Willis Peterson & K. Easter, 1997. "Do farmers overuse nitrogen fertilizer to the detriment of the environment?," Environmental & Resource Economics, European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 9(3), pages 323-340, April.

1977

  1. K. William Easter, 1977. "Improving Village Irrigation Systems: An Example from India," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 53(1), pages 56-66.
  2. Easter, K. William & Norton, George W., 1977. "Potential Returns From Increased Research Budget For The Land Grant Universities," Agricultural Economics Research, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, issue 4.