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  • Essays on Education in Developing Countries 

    Brudevold-Newman, Andrew (2017)
    Almost all countries subsidize education. These subsidies are generally designed to account for positive social returns to education and a recognition of education as a basic human right. Without subsidies, credit ...
  • Essays on China's Rural Land Rental Market: Institutions and Contract Design 

    Yang, Ziyan (2017)
    China's rural land rental market, a gradually maturing market, is now revolutionizing agriculture in China by facilitating the upgrading of smallholder production to factory farming. I study a mature rural land rental ...
  • Considerations for Equine Lease Agreements 

    Bhadurihauck, Sara; Goeringer, Paul (2017-04)
    Offering a horse for lease can be a good option for an owner who is unable to ride or care for their horse due to physical, time, or financial constraints but still wishes to maintain ownership. A lease can be an alternative ...
  • Farmer-saved Seed: What is Legal? What is Not? 

    Morris, Dale; Kratochvil, Robert; Goeringer, Paul (2017-06)
    Most wheat and soybean seed sold in Maryland is protected by either U.S. Patent Law or the Plant Variety Protection Act (PVPA). These protections severely limit the age-old practice of “farmer-saved seed” or prohibit it ...
  • Conservation Land-Use Policy Toolkit 

    Lewis, Rebecca; Newburn, David; Zlevor, Kelsey; Knaap, Gerrit (2017-06)

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