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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

  • Chakravorty, Ujjayant, Hochman, Eithan and Zilberman, David, "Water Allocation under Distribution Losses: Comparing Alternative Institutions," Journal of Economic Dynamics Control, 33(2009): 463-476.
  • G. Axelrad and E. Feinerman, "Regional Planning of Wastewater Reuse for Irrigation and River Rehabilitation," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 60, No. 1, pp. 105-131 (February 2009).
  • A. Fleischer and Y. Tzur, "The Amenity Value of Agricultural Landscape and Rurall-Urban Land Allocation," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 60, No. 1, pp. 132-153 (February 2009).
  • Kan, I., Haim, D., Rapaport-Rom, M. and Shechter, M. (2009). Environmental Amenities and Optimal Agricultural Land Use: The Case of Israel. Ecological Economics, 68(6):1893-1898.
  • A. Kimhi, “Heterogeneity, Specialization and Social Cohesion in Israeli Moshav Cooperatives.” Journal of Rural Cooperation, 37 (1), Spring 2009, 124-136.
  • Z. Lerman and D. Sedik, "The Economic Effects of Land Reform in Tajikistan", EC/FAO Food Security Program - Phase II: Food Security Information for Action, Rome (2008) [ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/011/aj285e00.pdf].
  • J. Kaminski, D. Headey & T. Bernard, "Chapter 13 - Navigating through Reforms: Cotton Reforms in Burkina Faso" [in] Millions fed-Proven Successes in Agricultural Development, IFPRI, Washington DC.. [http://www.ifpri.org/publication/millions-fed].
  • A. Kimhi, "Demand for On-Farm Permanent Hired Labour in Family Holdings: A Comment." European Review of Agricultural Economics, 36 (3), 2009, 447-452. [http://erae.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/36/3/447].
  • A. Fleischer, & J. (Byk) Rivlin, "More or Better? Quantity and Quality Issues in Tourism Consumption ." Journal of Travel Research, 2009, 47(3): 285-294.
  • A. Tchetchik, A. Fleischer & S. Noam, "Segmentation of Visitors to Heritage Site using High Resolution Time-Space Data ." Journal of Travel Research, 2009, 48(2):216-229.
  • A. Fleischer & J. (Byk) Rivlin, "Quality, Quantity and Duration Desicions in Household Demand for Vacations ." Tourism Economics, 2009, 15(3):513-530.
  • Y. Tsur & A. Zemel, "Quality, Endogenous Discounting and Climate Policy ." Environmental and Resource Economics, 2009, 44(4):507-520. [http://www.springerlink.com/content/cl75w701u1457275/fulltext.pdf]
  • Y. Tsur, "On the Economics of Water Allocation and Pricing ." Annual Reviews of Resource Economics, 2009, 1:513-35. [http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev.resource.050...
  • U. Shani, Y. Tsur, A. Zemel & D. Zilberman, "Irrigation Production Functions with Water-Capital Substitution ." Agricultural Economics, 2009, 40:55-66. [http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/fulltext/121638873/PDFSTART?C...
  • A. Kimhi, "Male Income, Female Income, and Household Income Inequality in Israel: A Decomposition Analysis." Journal of Income Distribution, 18 (3-4), 2009, 34-48. [http://www.jid-online.org.htm]
  • A. Heiman, "The Economics of Demonstrations: the effect of competition on demonstration and price strategies". Marketing Letters DOI: 10.1007/s11002-009-9094-1 . (2009).
  • A. Heiman, "Attitude and Choice Models Regarding Acceptance of Genetically Modified Foods". Pratibimba Journal, 2009, 9(2), 7-14.