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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:
Prof.Iddo Kan, Tel: 08-9489233

Miri Arazi, Tel: 08-9489230

  • A. Fleischer and M. Sternberg (2006). The Economics Impact of Global Climate Change on Rangeland Ecosystem - The Space-for-Time Approach. Ecological Economics.
  • Ahituv, Avner, and Ayal Kimhi. “Simultaneous Estimation of Work Choices and the Level of Farm Activity Using Panel Data.” European Review of Agricultural Economics 33 (1), March 2006, 49-71. (online article)
  • Benjamin, Catherine, and Ayal Kimhi. “Farm Work, Off-Farm Work, and Hired Farm Labor: Estimating a Discrete-Choice Model of French Farm Couples’ Labor Decisions.” European Review of Agricultural Economics 33 (2), June 2006, 149-171. (online article)
  • Kimhi, Ayal. “Plot Size and Maize Productivity in Zambia: Is There an Inverse Relationship?” Agricultural Economics 35 (1), July 2006, 1-9. (online article)
  • Lerman, Zvi, and Cimpoies Dragos - "Land Consolidation as a Factor for Rural Development in Moldova." Europe-Asia Studies, Vol. 58, No. 3, May 2006, 439-455.
  • DeSilva, Sanjaya, Robert E. Evenson, and Ayal Kimhi. "Labor Supervision and Institutional Conditions: Evidence from Bicol Rice Farms." American Journal of Agricultural Economics 88 (4), November 2006, 851-865. (online article)
  • Kimhi, Ayal, and Hila Rekah. "The Simultaneous Evolution of Farm Size and Specialization: Dynamic Panel Data Evidence from Israeli Farm Communities." In Stefan Mann (ed.), Causes and Impacts of Agricultural Structures, New York: Nova Science Publishers, pp. 43-58, 2006.
  • Bar-Shira, Ziv, Finkelshtain, Israel and Simhon, Avi. "Block-Rate versus Uniform Water Pricing in Agriculture: An Empirical Analysis," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 88(4), (November 2006), pp. 986-999. (PDF)
  • Kan, Iddo, Ayal Kimhi, and Zvi Lerman. "Farm Output, Non-Farm Income, and Commercialization in Rural Georgia." The Electronic Journal of Agricultural and Development Economics 3 (2), 2006, 276-286. (online article)
  • . Lerman, Zvi. “The Impact of Land Reform on Rural Household Incomes in the Southern Caucasus ,” Eurasian Geography and Economics, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 112-123 (2006).
  • I. Lerman, Zvi and Natalya Shagaida. “Land Policies and Agricultural Land Markets in Russia ,” Land Use Policy, Vol. 24, pp. 14-23 (2006).
  • II. Gardner, Bruce and Zvi Lerman . “Agricultural Cooperative Enterprise in the Transition from Socialist Collective Farming,” Journal of Rural Cooperation, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 1-18 (2006).
  • V. Lerman, Zvi and Ivan Stanchin, “Agrarian Reform in Turkmenistan,” in: S. Babu and S. Djalalov, eds., Policy Reforms and Agriculture Development in Central Asia, Springer, New York (2006), pp. 221-236.
  • . Lerman, Zvi and Dragos Cimpoies. “Duality of Farm Structure in Transition Agriculture: The Case of Moldova,” in: J. Curtiss, A. Balmann, K. Dautzenberg, and K. Happe, eds, Agriculture in the Face of Changing Markets, Institutions and Policies, Studies on the Agricultural and Food Sector in Central and Eastern Europe, Vol. 33, IAMO – Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Easter Europe, Halle (2006), pp. 105-119.
  • I. Schwabe, Kurt, A., Kan, Iddo and Knapp, Keith, C. "Drainwater Management for Salinity Mitigation in Irrigated Agriculture," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 88(1), 2006. (PDF)