2008

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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

Herzl 229, Rehovot 7610001
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

  • Lerman, Zvi, Eugenia Serova, and Dmitry Zvyagintsev. “Diversification of Rural Incomes and Non-Farm Rural Employment: Survey Evidence from Russia ,” The Journal of Peasant Studies, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 61-80 (2008).
  • Shagaida, Natalya and Zvi Lerman . “Land Reform and Development of Land Markets,” in: Z. Lerman, ed., Russia’s Agriculture in Transition: Factor Markets and Constraints on Growth, Lexington Books, Lanham, MD (2008), pp. 137-184.
  • Grazhdaninova, Margarita and Zvi Lerman . “Allocative Efficiency of Corporate Farms: Evidence from the 2003 BASIS Survey,” in: Z. Lerman, ed., Russia’s Agriculture in Transition: Factor Markets and Constraints on Growth, Lexington Books, Lanham, MD (2008), pp. 327-334.
  • Brock, Gregory, Margarita Grazhdaninova, Zvi Lerman , and Vasilii Uzun, “Technical Efficiency in Russian Agriculture,” in: Z. Lerman, ed., Russia’s Agriculture in Transition: Factor Markets and Constraints on Growth, Lexington Books, Lanham, MD (2008), pp. 335-372.
  • Yanhong H. Jin, David Zilberman, and Amir Heiman, "Choosing Brands: Fresh Produce Veresus Other Products," Amer. J. Agr. Econ. 90(2) (May 2008): 463-475.
  • Gogodze, Joseph, Iddo Kan , and Ayal Kimhi. “Land Reform and Rural Well Being in Georgia : 1996- 2003.” Projections 7, Spring 2008, 26-41.
  • Tchetchik, Anat, Fleischer, Aliza and Finkelshtain, Israel. "Differentiation and Synergies in Rural Tourism: Estimation and Simulation of the Israeli Market", Amer. J. Agr. Econ. 90 (May 2008): 553-750.
  • Lerman, Zvi and William R. Sutton, "Productivity and Efficiency of Small and Large Farms in Transition: Evidence from Moldova," Post-Soviet Affairs, Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 97-120 (April-June 2008).
  • Gould, Eric, Omer Moav and Avi Simhon, "The Mystery of Monogamy," American Economic Review, 2008, 98:1,33-357.
  • Fleischer, Aliza, Lichtman, Ivgenia, and Mendelsohn, Robert, R.. (2008). "Climate Change, Irrigation, and Israeli Agriculture: Will Warming Be Harmful?" Ecological Economics, 65(3):508-515.
  • Kan, Iddo, "Yield Quality and Irrigation with Saline Water under Environmental Limitations: The Case of Processing Tomatoes in California," Agricultural Economics 38, 57-66, 2008.
  • Z. Lerman, “Land Reform, Farm Structure, and Agricultural Performance in CIS Countries,” China Economic Review (October 2008).
  • Z. Lerman, “Perspectives on Future Research in Central and Eastern European Agriculture,” in: V. Beckmann and K. Hagedorn, eds., Understanding Agricultural Transition: Institutional Change and Economic Performance in a Comparative Perspective, Institutional Change in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Vol. 26, Shaker Verlag, Aachen (2007), pp. 473-489.
  • Z. Lerman, “Agricultural Development in Central Asia: A Survey of Uzbekistan, 2007-2008,” Eurasian Geography and Economics, Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 481-505 (2008).
  • Z. Lerman, “Agricultural Recovery in the Former Soviet Union: An Overview of 15 Years of Land Reform and Farm Restructuring,” Post-Communist Economies, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 391-412 (December 2008).
  • D. Sedik and Z. Lerman, “Land Reform, Transition, and Rural Development,” Development & Transition, No. 11, pp. 2-5 (December 2008)
  • . A. Heiman and O. Lowengard, "The Effect of Information About Health Hazards on Demand in Frequently Purchased Commodities," International Journal of Research in Marketing, Vol. 25, pp. 310-318. (2008).