Agricultural & Resource Economics Theses and Dissertations

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  • INTENDED AND UNINTENDED IMPACTS OF GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS IN AGRICULTURE AND EDUCATION 

    Castro Zarzur, Rosa (2022)
    Agriculture and education are often considered crucial programmatic areas for governmentsaround the globe. In their search for economic growth and social well-being, governments across the developing world implement policies ...
  • Inheritance Reform, Female Empowerment, and Intergenerational Effects: Theory and Evidence from India 

    Ibnat, Fabliha (2022)
    Land ownership is an important determinant of intra-household bargaining power in low-income countries, yet women are systematically barred from inheriting land. Granting equal access to land tenuring has the potential to ...
  • Essays on Environmental Policies and Vehicle Market 

    Lin, Yujie (2022)
    This dissertation analyzes the impacts of energy efficiency standards, vehicle ownership restrictions, and passenger vehicle emission standards on the vehicle market and evaluates the welfare consequences of these environmental ...
  • ESSAYS ON EDUCATION INVESTMENT DECISIONS 

    Gan, Tianqi (2022)
    This dissertation focuses on the economics of education in developing countries with a particular focus on parental educational investment decisions in China. In Chapter 1, I explore how parents' belief affect their ...
  • Essays on Education in Costa Rica 

    Vega Monge, Melissa Vanessa (2021)
    My dissertation consists of three chapters related to education economics. In the first chapter, I investigate the effects of class size on educational outcomes for secondary schools of Costa Rica. To assess the impact of ...

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