Economic impact Research


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Personnel

Burton C. (Burt) English
Professor
Production Economics

David Wheeler Hughes
Professor
Greever Chair of Agribusiness

Groups and Facilities


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Agri-Industry Modeling 
For value-added and high value products in agriculture and forestry.


 

News

Five Things You Didn't Know about the Middle Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center, 5/24/2016

Video


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Water Quality 
Floods, droughts and very hot or cold temperatures - all weather patterns that we experience often in Tennessee. What impact do these weather situations have?


 

Recent Publications

Potential for Pennycress to Support a Renewable Jet Fuel Industry English, B. C., E. L. Markel, C. M. Hellwinckel, and R. J. Menard.  2018.  Ecology, Pollution and Environmental Science.

Economic Impacts to Tennessee Soybean Producers and Regional Economies from China’s 25 Percent Tariff on Soybeans.  Smith, A., R. J. Menard, and B. C. English.  2018.  Extension Publication.

Targeting Payments for Ecosystem Services Given Ecological and Economic Objectives.  Soh, Moonwon, S. Cho, C. Boyer, and B. C. English.  2018.  2018 Sputhern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, FL, February 2-6 access at https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/266502/files/Manuscript_SAEA_1-14-2018.pdf. [Abstract]

Forest Resources for Bioenergy.  Avila, G.S  2017.  Ph.D. Dissertation. [Abstract]

Economic Impacts of Producing Renewable Aviation Fuel from Cover Crops: A Case Study Using Pennycress as the Feedstock English, B. C., E. L. Markel, R. J. Menard, and C. M. Hellwinckel.  2017.  Expert Opinion of Environmental Biology, 6:4 DOI: 10.4172/2325-9655-C1-017.

UPDATE THIS: Economic Impacts of Producing Renewable Aviation Fuel from Cover Crops: A Case Study Using Pennycress as the Feedstock English, B. C., E. L. Markel, R. J. Menard, and C. M. Hellwinckel.  2017.  UPDATE THIS: Expert Opinion of Environmental Biology, 6:4 DOI: 10.4172/2325-9655-C1-017.

Estimated Economic Impacts from Avian Flu in Tennessee: 10 Percent, 15 Percent, and 25 Percent Infection Rate Scenarios.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, R. J. Menard, A. P. Griffith, A. Smith, and D. W. Hughes.  2017.  AIM-AG Industry Brief, April 2017.

Estimated Economic Impacts from Tennessee Valley Authority’s Chickamauga, Norris, and Watts Bar Reservoirs Shoreline Property Owners’ and Onsite Visitors’ Recreational Expenditures.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, and K. L. Jensen.  2017.  Agri-Industry Modeling & Analysis Group Report, April 2017.

Standard Procedures and Methods For Economic Impact and Contribution Analysis in the Forest Products Sector.  Henderson, James E, D. W. Hughes, O. Joshi, S. Tanger, L. Boby, W. Hubbard, M. Pelkki, T. E. McConnell, W. Miller, J. Nowak, C. Becker, and C. Altizer.  2017.  Journal of Forestry, 115(2): 112-116.

A spatial analysis of climate change impact on pest and disease outbreaks of major crops and its economic impact.  Kim, T., S. Cho, and G. Kim.  2017.  64th Annual North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, November 8-11.

Switchgrass Supply Chain Economic Analysis Larson, J. A., B. C. English, T. E. Yu, and C. Boyer.  2017.  Presentation at The Great Experiment: A Decade of Biofuels Science, Knoxville, TN, March 13-14, 2017. [Abstract]

An Analysis of Potential Economic Impacts from an Ocmulgee National Park & Preserve. Summary Technical Report to National Parks Conservation Association.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, and R. J. Menard.  2016.  UT Agri-Industry Modeling & Analysis Group Publication..