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Contact Us

The Department of Environmental Economics and Management

The Robert H. Smith Faculty
of Agriculture, Food and Environment
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100
Fax: 08-9466267

Department Head:
Prof. Ayal Kimhi, Tel: 08-9489376

Head of the teaching program:
Dr. Ohad Raveh, Tel: 08-9489373

Secretary: 
Meital Kappach, Tel: 08-9489230

List of Publications

Feinerman, E . and D. Yaron (1983). "Economics of Irrigation Water Mixing Within a Farm Framework." Water Resources Research . 19, 337-345.

Feinerman, E . and K. C. Knapp (1983). "Benefits from Groundwater Management: Magnitude, Sensitivity, and Distribution." American Journal of Agricultural Economics . 65, 703-710.

Feinerman, E . and D . Yaron ( 1983). "The Value of Information on the Response Function of Crops to Soil Salinity." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management . 10, 72-85.

Feinerman, E ., J . Letey, and H . J . Vaux, Jr. (1983). "The Economics of Irrigation with Non-Uniform Infiltration." Water Resources Research . 19, 1410-1414.

Feinerman, E . (1983). "Crop Density and Irrigation with Saline Water." Western Journal of Agricultural Economics . 8 , 134-140.

Feinerman, E ., E . Bresler, and G . Dagan (1985). "Optimization of a Spatially Variable Resource: An Illustration for Irrigated Crops." Water Resources Research . 21, 793-800. Irrigation Science . 6, 201-210.

Feinerman, E ., G. Dagan, and E. Bresler (1986). "Statistical Inference of Spatial Random Functions." Water Resources Research . 22 , 935-942.

Feinerman, E . and P. B. Siegel (1988). "A Dynamic Farm Level Planning Model for Beef Feedlot Production and Marketing." Journal of Agricultural Economics . 39, 413-425.

Feinerman, E . (1988). "Groundwater Management: Efficiency and Equity Considerations." Agricultural Economics . 2 , 1-18.

Feinerman, E ., E. Bresler, and G. Dagan (1989). "Optimization of Inputs in a Spatially Variable Natural Resource: Unconditional vs. Conditional Analysis." Journal of Environmental Economics and Management . 17, 140-154 .

Feinerman, E . (1990). "Mean Preserving Spread of Price Distribution Revisited." The American Economist . 34, 28-33.

Feinerman, E . and D. Yaron (1990). "Adoption of Drip Irrigation in Cotton: A Case Study of Kibbutz Cotton Growers in Israel." Oxford Agrarian Studies . 18, 43-52.

Feinerman, E ., E. K. Choi, and S. R. Johnson. (1990). "Uncertainty and the Split of >Nitrogen Application in Corn Production." American Journal of Agricultural Economics . 72, 975-984.

Feinerman, E . and M. Falkovitz (1991). "An Agricultural Multipurpose Service Cooperative: Pareto Optimality, Price-Tax Solution, and Stability." Journal of Comparative Economics. 15, 95-114.

Feinerman, E . and Y . Kislev (1991). "Agricultural Settlement with Joint Production Services." Agricultural Economics . 6, 1-13.

Choi, E. K. and E. Feinerman. (1991). "Price Uncertainty and the Labor-Managed >Firm." Southern Economic Journal . 58 , 43-53.

Choi, E. K. and E. Feinerman (1993). "Producer Cooperatives, Input Pricing and Land Allocation.” Journal of Agricultural Economics . 44, 230-244.

Babcok, B. A., E. K. Choi, and E. Feinerman (1993). "Risk and Probability Premiums for CARA Utility Functions." Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics . 18, 17-24.

Feinerman, E . and E. K. Choi (1993). "Second-Best Taxes and Quotas in Nitrogen Regulation." Natural Resource Modeling . 7, 57-84.

Feinerman, E . (1994). "Value of Information on Crop Response Function to Soil Salinity in a Farm-Level Optimization Model." Agricultural Economics . 10, 233-243.

Feinerman, E.and H. Voet (1995). "Dynamic Optimization of Nitrogen Fertilization of Citrus and the Value of Information from Leaf Tissue Analysis." European Review of Agricultural Economics . 22, 103-118.

Choi E. K. and E. Feinerman (1995). "Regulation of Nitrogen Pollution: Taxes Versus< Quotas." Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics . 20, 122-134.

Choi , E. K. and E . Feinerman(1996) . "Price Uncertainty and the Labor-Managed Firm. Reply." Southern Economic Journal . 62, 776-777.

Feinerman, E . and I. Finkelshtain (1996). "Introducing Socio-Economic Characteristics Into Production Analysis under Risk." Agricultural Economics . 13, 149-161..

Plessner, Y. and E. Feinerman(1997). "On the Economics of Irrigation with Saline Water: A Dynamic Analysis." Natural Resource Modeling . 9, 255- 276.

Finkelshtain, I. and E. Feinerman(1997) "Framing the Allais Paradox as a Farm Decision Problem: Tests and Explanations." Agricultural Economics . 15, 155- 167.

Feinerman, E . and H. Voet (2000). "Site-Specific Management of Agricultural Inputs: An Illustration for Variable Rate Irrigation." European Review of Agricultural Economics.27, 17-37.

Feinerman, E.and J. Lipow (2001). “Is There a Bias Towards Excessive Quality in Defense Procurement?” Economics Letters. 71, 137-142.

Feinerman, E., Y. Plessner, and D. Disegni (2001). "Recycled Effluent: Should the Polluter Pay?" American Journal of Agricultural Economics . 83, 958-971.

Feinerman, E. and E. Seiler (2002). “Private Transfers with Incomplete Information: A Contribution to the “Altruism-Exchange Motivation for Transfers’ Debate.” Journal of Population Economics . 15, 715-736.

Feinerman, E. and M. H. C. Komen (2003). "Agri-environmental Instruments for an Integrated Rural Policy: An Economic Analysis." Journal of Agricultural Economics . 54, 1-20.

Feinerman, E ., D. J. Bosch, and J. Pease (2004). "Manure Applications and Nutrient Standards." American Journal of Agricultural Economics . 86, 14-25.

Feinerman, E ., I. Finkelshtain, and I. Kan (2004). “The Political Economics of NIMBY: Theory and Application to Landfills Siting.” American Economic Review . 94, 369-381.

Feinerman, E., A. Fleischer, and A .Simhon (2004). "Distributional Welfare Impacts of Government Spending: The Case of Urban vs. National Parks." Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics.29, 370-386..

Feinerman, E. and J. Peerling (2005). "Uncertain Land Avialability and Investment decisions: The Case of Dutch dairy Farms." Journal of Agricultural Economics. 56, 59-80.

Feinerman, E. and C. Gardebroek, (2007). " Stimulating organic farming via public services and an auction-based subsidy." European Review of Agricultural Economics , Urbanization on Size, Population Mix, and Welfare of an Agricultural Region." American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 93(4), 1032-1047.

Axelrad, G. and Feinerman, E. (2009). "Regional Planning of Wastewater Reuse for Irrigation and River Rehabilitation." Journal of Agricultural Economics, 60, 105-131.

Axelrad, G. and Feinerman, E.(2010). "Allocation of treated wastewater among competitive farmers under asymmetric information." Water Resources Research, 46, 1-9.

Feinerman, E., I. Finkelshtain, A. Tchechik and M. Delgo (2011). "Impact of Counter- Urbanization on Size, Population Mix, and Welfare of an Agricultural Region."American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 93(4), 1032-1047.

Axelrad, G., T. Gershfeld and E. Feinerman (2013). “Reclamation of sewage sludge for use in Israeli agriculture: economic, environmental and organizational spects.” .Journal of Environmental Planning and Management 56 (10), 1419 – 1448.

Atzil, A., and E. Feinerman (2014).“Motivations for the Transfer of Support from Children to their Retired Parents in Israel.” .Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 41(2), 94-108.

Feinerman, E. and Y. Tsur (2014).“Perennial Crops under Stochastic Water Supply.” .Agricultural Economics, 45 (6), 757-766