2002 - 2003

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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

Meital Kappach, Tel: 08-9489230

  • C. Csaki and Z. Lerman - Moldova - A Real Breakthrough? In: Problems of Post-Communism, January-February, 2002, pp. 42-52.
  • Z. Lerman - Privatization of Land in Russia. In: Economic Systems 26 (2002) 149-151.
  • C. Csaki and Z. Lerman - Land and Farm Structure in Transiton: The Case of Poland. In: Eurosian Geography and Economics, 2002, 43, No. 4, pp. 305-322.
  • R. Butzer, D. Larson, and Y. Mundlak," Intersectoral Migration in Venezuela," Economic Development and Cultural Change, 50(2):227-248, January 2002.
  • A. Ahituv and A. Kimhi, "Off-Farm Work and Capital Accumulation Decisions of Farmers Over the Life-Cycle: The Role of Heterogeneity and State Dependence." Journal of Development Economics 68 (2), 329-53, August 2002.
  • Z. Lerman, "Privatization of Land in Russia." Economic Systems 26(1), 149-151, June 2002.
  • C. Csaki and Z. Lerman, "Land Reform and Farm Restructuring in Moldova: A Real Breakthrough?" Problems of Post-Communism, Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 42-52 January-February 2002.
  • Z. Lerman, C. Csaki, and G. Feder, "Land Policies and Evolving Farm Structures in Transition Countries," Transition Newsletter, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 5-9, March-April 2002.
  • C. Csaki and Z. Lerman, "Land and Farm Structure in Transition: The Case of Poland," Eurasian Geography and Economics, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 305-322, June 2002.
  • O. Goldfarb and Y. Kislev, "Management Rules for the Water Economy Under Uncertainty," The Economic Quarterly, 49(4): 602-25, December 2002. (In Hebrew).
  • A. Fishman and A. Simhon, "The Division of Labor, Inequality and Growth," Journal of Economic Growth 7 (2): 117-136, June 2002.
  • E. Kandel and A. Simhon , "Between Search and Walras," Journal of Labor Economics, 20 (1): 59-85, January 2002.
  • Z. Lerman, "The Impact of Land Reform on the Rural Population in Russia," in: D. O'Brien and S. Wegren (Eds.), Rural Reform in Post-Soviet Russia, Woodrow Wilson Center Press and The Johns Hopkins University Press, pp. 42-67, 2002.
  • A. Kimhi, "Socio-Economic Determinants of Health and Physical Fitness in Southern Ethiopia." Economics and Human Biology 1(1), 55-75, January 2003.
  • Y. Mundlak, "Explaining Economic Growth," in American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 83(5, 2001): 1154-1167, and in Economic Policy in the International Economy : Essays in Honor of Assaf Razin, Chapter 10, edited by Elhanan Helpman, and Efraim Sadka, Cambridge University Press, 2003.
  • A. Ahituv and A. Kimhi, "Off-Farm Work and Capital Accumulation Decisions of Moshav Members over the Life-Cycle." The Economic Quarterly 50(1), March 2003, 105-128 (Hebrew).
  • C. Csaki, Z. Lerman, A. Nucifora & G. Blaas, "The Agricultural Sector of Slovakia on the Eve of EU Accession." Eurasian Geography and Economics, 44, No. 4, pp. 305-320, June 2003.
  • E. Feinerman and M.H.C. Komen, "Agri-Environmental Instruments for an Integrated Rural Policy: An Economic Analysis." Journal of Agricultural Economics, 54 (1): 1-20, March 2003.
  • E. Feinerman and E.J. Seiler, "Private Transfers with Incomplete Information: A Contribution to the "Altruism-Exchange Motivation for Transfers" Debate." Journal of Population Economics, 15 (4): 715-736, November 2002.
  • C. Fershtman, A. Fishman and A. Simhon, "Inflation and Efficiency in a Search Economy." International Economic Review, 44 (1): 205-222, February 2003.
  • Y. Mundlak, A book review of "American Agriculture in the Twentieth Century: How it Flourished and What it Cost." by Bruce Gardner. Journal of Economic Literature, 41 (2): 626-628, June 2003.
  • R. Butzer, Y. Mundlak and D.F. Larson, "Intersectoral Migration in Southeast Asia: Evidence from Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines", Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Supplement, 35(2003): 105-117.
  • Tsur, Y. and A. Zemel, "The Regulation of Environmental Innovations", Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 44, 242-260, 2002.
  • Johansson, R.C. A. Dinar, T.L. Roe, R.M. Doukkali and Y. Tsur, "Pricing and Allocation of Irrigation Water: A Review of Theory and Practice", Water Policy, 4(2), 173-199, 2002.
  • Fleischer, A. and Y. Tsur, "Measuring the Recreational Benefit of Open Space," Journal of Agricultural Economics, 54(2), 269-283, 2003.
  • Tsur, Y. and A. Zemel, "Optimal Transition to Backstop Substitutes for Nonrenewable Resources", Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 27, 551-572, 2003.
  • Mundlak, Yair and Marcelo Regdnaga.“Economic Aspects of Agricultural Growth in Argentina,” in ed. G. della Paolera and A. M.Taylor, Argentina: Essays in The New Economic History, Cambridge University Press, November 2003.
  • Kann, Iddo, Schwabe, Kurt, A. and Knapp, Keith, C. "Microeconomics of Irrigation with Saline Water." Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 27(1): 16-39, 2002. (PDF)
  • Kan, Iddo. "Effects of Drainage Salinity Evolution on Irrigation Management," Water Resources Research, Vol. 39, No. 12, 1377, 2003. (PDF)