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Agricultural policy evaluation with large-scale observational farm data: Environmental impacts of agri-environmental schemes
Agri-environmental schemes (AES) target at improving environmental status of cultivated land by remunerating farmers willing to commit to higher environmental standards. Thus far, no consensus exists whether AES incentivize ...
Land price diffusion across borders: The case of Germany (03/2018)
Land market regulations are often justified by the assumption that activities of foreign and nonagricultural investors drive up land prices in countries with low land price levels. However, empirical knowledge about the ...
The potential for industrial activity among EU regions
In the last decade, many parts of the world experienced severe increases in agricultural land prices. This price surge, however, did not take place evenly in space and time. To better understand the spatial and temporal ...
The Impact of Production Intensity on Agricultural Land Prices
This paper is one of the first attempts to utilize the theoretical framework of the new economic geography for explaining agricultural land prices. We adopt a model proposed by Pflüger and Tabuchi (2010), which allows to ...
Habitat preferences of Pomatoschistus minutus (Gobiidae) under laboratory conditions
Pomatoschistus minutus (Pallas, 1770) is a small camouflaged gobiid fish that lives in the shallow subtidal. While predation has been shown to be important for population structure in sand gobies evidence for active habitat ...
Morphological investigations of selected echinoids
Echinoids have a radial pattern that is formed by sceletal plates which are fused to each other and form rows that run from the oral to the aboral surface. These plates can be divided into ambulacral and interambulacral ...