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Development and Initial Application of an Integrated Linear Programming/Social Accounting Model: Rangeland Livestock Application


  • Harris, Thomas R.
  • Alevy, Jonathan E.
  • Kim, Man-Keun
  • Fadali, Betsy


Changes in allocation of federal grazing permits to ranchers can impact not only local ranchers but the entire county economy itself. Regional impacts of changing grazing rights and grazing fees are measured by linking cattle production through a linear programming framework with a county level social accounting matrix (SAM) model.

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  • Harris, Thomas R. & Alevy, Jonathan E. & Kim, Man-Keun & Fadali, Betsy, 2008. "Development and Initial Application of an Integrated Linear Programming/Social Accounting Model: Rangeland Livestock Application," 2008 Annual Meeting, February 2-6, 2008, Dallas, Texas 8213, Southern Agricultural Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:saeaed:8213

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    1. Lars Brink & Bruce McCarl, 1977. "Input-Output Analysis, Linear Programming And The Output Multiplier," Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society/Societe canadienne d'agroeconomie, vol. 25(3), pages 62-67, November.
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    1. Man-Keun Kim & Erqian Julia Zhu & Thomas R. Harris & Jonathan E. Alevy, 2011. "Measuring Regional Economic Impacts from Wildfire: Case Study of Southeast Oregon Cattle-Ranching Business," Working Papers 2011-05, University of Alaska Anchorage, Department of Economics.

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