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First Name: George
Middle Name: W.
Last Name: Norton
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Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
Location: Blacksburg, Virginia (United States)
Homepage: http://www.aaec.vt.edu/
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Phone: (540) 231-6301
Fax: (540) 231-7417
Postal: 208 Hutcheson Hall, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
Handle: RePEc:edi:daavtus (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Zeng, Di & Alwang, Jeffrey & Norton, George & Shiferaw, Bekele & Jaleta, Moti & Yirga, Chilot, 2013. "Ex-Post Impacts of Improved Maize Varieties on Poverty in Rural Ethiopia," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 149823, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Carrión, Vanessa D. & Norton, George W. & Alwang, Jeffrey & Barrera, Victor, 2013. "Adoption Analysis and Impact Evaluation of Potato IPM in Ecuador," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 150164, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  3. Norton, George W., 2011. "Impact assessment of the IFPRI agricultural science and technology indicators (ASTI) project:," Impact assessments 32, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  4. Chala, Zelalem T. & Norton, George W. & Grant, Jason H., 2010. "Economic Significance of Specific Export Promotion on Poverty Reduction and Inter- Industry Growth of Ethiopia," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61739, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  5. Sparger, John Adam & Heisey, Paul W. & Alwang, Jeffrey Roger & Norton, George W., 2010. "Is the Share of Agricultural Maintenance Research Rising?," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61302, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  6. Maupin, Jason & Norton, George W., 2010. "Pesticide Use and IPM Adoption: Does IPM Reduce Pesticide Use in the United States?," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61306, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  7. Nouhoheflin, Theodore & Coulibaly, Ousmane & Norton, Geoff & Soumare, S. & Sissoko, P., 2008. "Impact Assessment of agricultural research and development to reduce virus problems in tomato production in Mali: Farmers perceptions," 2007 Second International Conference, August 20-22, 2007, Accra, Ghana 52092, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE).
  8. Bayer, Jessica C. & Norton, George W. & Falck-Zepeda, Jose Benjamin, 2008. "The Cost of Biotechnology Regulation in the Philippines," 2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida 6507, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  9. Alpuerto, Vida & Norton, George W. & Alwang, Jeffrey Roger, 2008. "Economic Impact Analysis of Marker-Assisted Breeding in Rice," 2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida 6421, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  10. Liang, Yan & Reaves, Dixie Watts & Norton, George W., 2007. "Implications of Transgenic Rice for Farm Households' Nutritional Vulnerability: Projections for Bangladesh," 2007 Annual Meeting, July 29-August 1, 2007, Portland, Oregon TN 9748, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  11. Huffman, Wallace & Norton, G. & Traxler, G. & Frisvold, G. & Foltz, J., 2007. "Winners and Losers: Formula Versus Competitive Funding of Agricultural Research," Staff General Research Papers 12783, Iowa State University, Department of Economics.
  12. Liang, Yan & Reaves, Dixie Watts & Norton, George W., 2006. "Potential Effects of Transgenic Rice on Farm Households' Nutritional Status in Bangladesh," 2006 Annual meeting, July 23-26, Long Beach, CA 21445, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  13. Hareau, Guy Gaston & Mills, Bradford F. & Norton, George W., 2005. "Arroz Transgénico en Uruguay: un modelo de simulación para estimar los beneficios económicos potenciales," Serie Tecnica 121683, Instituto Nacional de Investigacion Agropecuaria (INIA).
  14. Barrera, Victor & Norton, George W. & Alwang, Jeffrey Roger & Mauceri, Maria, 2005. "Adoption of Integrated Pest Management Technologies: A Case Study of Potato Farmers in Carchi, Ecuador," 2005 Annual meeting, July 24-27, Providence, RI 19400, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  15. Moyo, Sibusiso & Norton, George W. & Alwang, Jeffrey Roger, 2004. "The Economic Impact Of Peanut Research On Poverty Reduction: Resistance Strategies To Control Peanut Viruses In Uganda," 2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO 20143, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  16. Hareau, Guy Gaston & Norton, George W. & Mills, Bradford F. & Peterson, Everett B., 2004. "Potential Benefits Of Transgenic Rice In Asia: A General Equilibrium Approach," 2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO 20334, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  17. Kostandini, Genti & Mills, Bradford F. & Norton, George W., 2004. "Potential Impacts Of Pharmaceutical Uses Of Transgenic Tobacco: The Case Of Human Serum Albumin (Hsa)," 2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO 20289, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  18. Akobundu, Eberechukwu & Alwang, Jeffrey Roger & Essel, Albert E. & Norton, George W. & Tegene, Abebayehu, 2003. "Does Extension Work? Impacts Of A Program To Assist Limited-Resource Farmers In Virginia," 2003 Annual meeting, July 27-30, Montreal, Canada 22091, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  19. Norton, George W. & Sanchez, Guillermo E. & Clarke-Harris, Dionne & Kone Teaore, Halimatou, 2003. "Case study reducing pesticide residues on horticultural crops," 2020 vision briefs 10 No. 10, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  20. Hareau, Guy Gaston & Mills, Bradford F. & Norton, George W. & Bosch, Darrell J., 2002. "The Economic Impact Of Genetically Modified Organisms In Small Developing Countries," 2002 Annual meeting, July 28-31, Long Beach, CA 19891, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  21. Akobundu, Eberechukwu & Essel, Albert E. & Norton, George W. & Tegene, Abebayehu, 2002. "Are Extension Education Programs Effective? Impacts Of A Program To Assist Limited Resource And Socially Disadvantaged Farmers," Report Papers 14834, Virginia Tech, Rural Economic Analysis Program (REAP).
  22. Tegene, Abebayehu & Effland, Anne & Ballenger, Nicole & Norton, George W. & Essel, Albert E. & Larson, Gerald & Clarke, Winfrey, 2002. "Investing in People: Assessing the Economic Benefits of 1890 Institutions," Miscellaneous Publications 33548, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  23. Schimmelpfennig, David E. & Norton, George W., 2000. "What Value Is Agricultural Economics Research?," 2000 Annual meeting, July 30-August 2, Tampa, FL 21773, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  24. Liu, Binzhang & Kshirsagar, Shukla & Johnson, Thomas G. & Thatcher, Craig D. & Norton, George W., 1999. "Evaluating The Impacts Of Veterinary Research And Education," 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN 21539, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  25. Liu, Binzhang & Kshirsagar, Shukla & Johnson, Thomas G. & Thatcher, Craig D. & Norton, George W., 1999. "Economic Impacts Of The College Of Veterinary Medicine," Report Papers 14855, Virginia Tech, Rural Economic Analysis Program (REAP).
  26. Akobundu, Eberechukwu & Norton, George W. & Gaye, Matar & Bertelsen, Michael, 1998. "Farm-Household Analysis Of Policies Affecting Peanut Production In Senegal," 1998 Annual meeting, August 2-5, Salt Lake City, UT 20887, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  27. Norton, George W. & Alwang, Jeffrey, 1998. "Policy for plenty: measuring the benefits of policy-oriented social science research," Impact assessments 6, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  28. Colavito, Luke A. & Trupo, Paul & Coale, Charles W., Jr. & Reaves, Dixie Watts & Norton, George W., 1997. "Gateway To The Market For Southwest Virginia: A Feasibility Study," Report Papers 14826, Virginia Tech, Rural Economic Analysis Program (REAP).
  29. Norton, George W., 1987. "Evaluating Social Science Research in Agriculture," Evaluating Agricultural Research and Productivity, Proceedings of a Workshop, Atlanta, Georgia, January 29-30, 1987, Miscellaneous Publication 52 50028, University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station.
  30. Norton, George W. & Sundquist, W. Burt, 1981. "The Use Of Genetics Principles In Research Evaluation: An Example With Soybeans," Staff Papers 14187, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  31. Norton, George W. & Schuh, G. Edward, 1980. "Evaluating Returns to Social Science Research: Issues and Possible Methods," Evaluation of Agricultural Research, Proceedings of a Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, May 12-13, 1980, Miscellaneous Publication 8 49076, University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station.
  32. Norton, George W., 1980. "The Productivity and Allocation of Research: U.S. Agricultural Experiment Stations, Revisited," Evaluation of Agricultural Research, Proceedings of a Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, May 12-13, 1980, Miscellaneous Publication 8 49053, University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station.
  33. Norton, George W. & Davis, Jeffrey S., 1980. "Review of Methods Used to Evaluate Returns to Agricultural Research," Evaluation of Agricultural Research, Proceedings of a Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, May 12-13, 1980, Miscellaneous Publication 8 49016, University of Minnesota, Agricultural Experiment Station.
  34. Sundquist, W. Burt & Cheng, Cheng-Ge & Norton, George W., 1980. "Measuring The Returns To Agricultural Experiment Station Research Expenditures For Corn, Wheat And Soybeans," Staff Papers 13356, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  35. 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.
  36. Norton, George W., 1976. "Constraints To Increasing Livestock Production In Less Developed Countries: A Literature Review," Staff Papers 14043, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
  37. 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.
  38. 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.

Articles

  1. Sparger, John Adam & Norton, George W. & Heisey, Paul W. & Alwang, Jeffrey, 2013. "Is the share of agricultural maintenance research rising in the United States?," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(C), pages 126-135.
  2. Rudi, Nderim & Norton, George W. & Alwang, Jeffrey Roger & Asumugha, Godwin N., 2010. "Economic impact analysis of marker-assisted breeding for resistance to pests and post harvest deterioration in cassava," Journal of Cooperatives, NCERA-210, vol. 4(2), June.
  3. Vida-Lina Esperanza B. Alpuerto & George W. Norton & Jeffrey Alwang & Abdelbagi M. Ismail, 2009. "Economic Impact Analysis of Marker-Assisted Breeding for Tolerance to Salinity and Phosphorous Deficiency in Rice," Review of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 31(4), pages 779-792, December.
  4. Jacob Ricker-Gilbert & George W. Norton & Jeffrey Alwang & Monayem Miah & Gershon Feder, 2008. "Cost-Effectiveness of Alternative Integrated Pest Management Extension Methods: An Example from Bangladesh," Review of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 30(2), pages 252-269.
  5. Mauceri, Maria & Alwang, Jeffrey Roger & Norton, George W. & Barrera, Victor, 2007. "Effectiveness of Integrated Pest Management Dissemination Techniques: A Case Study of Potato Farmers in Carchi, Ecuador," Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 39(03), December.
  6. Hareau, Guy G. & Mills, Bradford F. & Norton, George W., 2006. "The potential benefits of herbicide-resistant transgenic rice in Uruguay: Lessons for small developing countries," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 31(2), pages 162-179, April.
  7. Genti Kostandini & Bradford F. Mills & George W. Norton, 2006. "The Potential Impact of Tobacco Biopharming: The Case of Human Serum Albumin," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 88(3), pages 671-679.
  8. Huffman, Wallace E. & Norton, George W. & Traxler, Greg & Frisvold, George B. & Foltz, Jeremy D., 2006. "Winners and Losers: Formula versus Competitive Funding of Agricultural Research," Choices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 21(4).
  9. David E. Schimmelpfennig & George W. Norton, 2005. "Assessing The Value Of Economics Research: The Case Of The Bias In The Consumer Price Index," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 23(4), pages 625-635, October.
  10. Jason Bergtold & George Norton & Charlene Brewster, 2005. "Lomé to Cotonou conventions: trade policy alternatives for the Senegalese groundnut sector," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 33(3), pages 315-325, November.
  11. Ebere Akobundu & Jeffrey Alwang & Albert Essel & George W. Norton & Abebayehu Tegene, 2004. "Does Extension Work? Impacts of a Program to Assist Limited-Resource Farmers in Virginia," Review of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 26(3), pages 361-372.
  12. David E. Schimmelpfennig & George W. Norton, 2003. "What is the Value of Agricultural Economics Research?," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 85(1), pages 81-94.
  13. Liu, Binzhang & Kshirsagar, Shukla & Johnson, Thomas G. & Thatcher, Craig D. & Norton, George W., 2001. "Evaluating The Short- And Long-Run Economic Impacts Of The Virginia-Maryland Regional College Of Veterinary Medicine," Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 33(01), April.
  14. Cuyno, Leah C. M. & Norton, George W. & Rola, Agnes, 2001. "Economic analysis of environmental benefits of integrated pest management: a Philippine case study," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 25(2-3), pages 227-233, September.
  15. George Norton & Edwin Rajotte & Victor Gapud, 1999. "Participatory research in integrated pest management: Lessons from the IPM CRSP," Agriculture and Human Values, Springer, vol. 16(4), pages 431-439, December.
  16. Mutangadura, Gladys & Norton, George W., 1999. "Agricultural research priority setting under multiple objectives: an example from Zimbabwe," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 20(3), pages 277-286, May.
  17. Trupo, Paul & Colavito, Luke A. & Reaves, Dixie Watts & Coale, Charles W., Jr. & Norton, George W., 1998. "Agricultural Cooperation And Produce Marketing In Southwest Virginia," Journal of Food Distribution Research, Food Distribution Research Society, vol. 29(2), July.
  18. Tjornhom, Jessica D. & Norton, George W. & Gapud, Victor, 1998. "Impacts of price and exchange rate policies on pesticide use in the Philippines," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 18(2), pages 167-175, March.
  19. Barry, Peter J. & Alson, Julian & Gardner, Bruce L. & Irwin, Tracy & Huffman, Wallace E. & Norton, George W. & Phillips, Michael J., 1997. "Rates of Return to Public Investment in Agricultural Research and Education," Choices, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 12(4).
  20. Mullen, Jeffrey D. & Norton, George W. & Reaves, Dixie Watts, 1997. "Economic Analysis Of Environmental Benefits Of Integrated Pest Management," Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 29(02), December.
  21. George W. Norton & Jeffrey Alwang, 1997. "Measuring the Benefits of Policy Research," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 79(5), pages 1534-1538.
  22. Jeff Alwang & Jaime Ortiz & George Norton, 1995. "Interacciones entre Políticas de Precios y Gastos en Investigación Agropecuaria," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 32(96), pages 199-216.
  23. Hwang, Sang Won & Alwang, Jeffrey & Norton, George W., 1994. "Soil conservation practices and farm income in the Dominican Republic," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 46(1), pages 59-77.
  24. Carcamo, Julio A. & Alwang, Jeffrey & Norton, George W., 1994. "On-site economic evaluation of soil conservation practices in Honduras," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 11(2-3), pages 257-269, December.
  25. Pena, Pedro Pablo & Norton, George W., 1993. "The Effects Of Sectoral And Economy-Wide Policies On Tobacco Production In The Dominican Republic," Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 25(01), July.
  26. Norton, George W & Ortiz, Jaime & Pardey, Philip G, 1992. "The Impact of Foreign Assistance on Agricultural Growth," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 40(4), pages 775-86, July.
  27. Walters, Edward B. & Norton, George W., 1988. "Impacts of new agricultural technologies in two regions of Peru," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 27(4), pages 241-249.
  28. Martinez, Stephen W. & Norton, George W., 1986. "Evaluating Privately Funded Public Research: An Example With Poultry And Eggs," Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 18(01), July.
  29. Norton, George W. & Coffey, Joseph D. & Frye, E. Berrier, 1984. "Estimating Returns To Agricultural Research, Extension, And Teaching At The State Level," Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 16(01), July.
  30. Norton, George W. & Bernat, G. Andrew, Jr., 1983. "Estimating The Effects Of Pesticide Use On Burley And Flue-Cured Tobacco," Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 15(02), December.
  31. 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.

Chapters

  1. Heisey, Paul W. & Norton, George W., 2007. "Fertilizers and other farm chemicals," Handbook of Agricultural Economics, Elsevier.

NEP Fields

4 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2013-06-24. Author is listed
  2. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2013-06-24. Author is listed
  3. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2008-11-18. Author is listed
  4. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2008-11-18. Author is listed
  5. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2008-11-18. Author is listed

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