Research Output 1965 2019

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2018
230 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing nature’s contributions to people: Recognizing culture, and diverse sources of knowledge, can improve assessments

Díaz, S., Pascual, U., Stenseke, M., Martín-López, B., Watson, R. T., Molnár, Z., Hill, R., Chan, K. M. A., Baste, I. A., Brauman, K. A., Polasky, S., Church, A., Lonsdale, M., Larigauderie, A., Leadley, P. W., Van Oudenhoven, A. P. E., Van Der Plaat, F., Schröter, M., Lavorel, S., Aumeeruddy-Thomas, Y. & 10 others, Bukvareva, E., Davies, K., Demissew, S., Erpul, G., Failler, P., Guerra, C. A., Hewitt, C. L., Keune, H., Lindley, S. & Shirayama, Y., Jan 19 2018, In : Science. 359, 6373, p. 270-272 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Natural Science Disciplines
Biodiversity
Public Policy

Determinants of Comparative Advantage in GMO Intensive Industries

SMITH, PAMELA. J., JAMIYANSUREN, BOLORMAA., KITSUKI, AKINORI., YANG, JOOYOUNG. & LEE, JAESEOK., Jul 1 2018, In : World Trade Review. 17, 3, p. 427-449 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

determinants
industry
supply
regulation
world trade
7 Citations (Scopus)

Does contract farming improve welfare? A review

Bellemare, M. & Bloem, J. R., Dec 1 2018, In : World Development. 112, p. 259-271 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

contract farming
welfare
agroindustry
Contract farming
commodity
10 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence-Based Causal Chains for Linking Health, Development, and Conservation Actions

Qiu, J., Game, E. T., Tallis, H., Olander, L. P., Glew, L., Kagan, J. S., Kalies, E. L., Michanowicz, D., Phelan, J., Polasky, S., Reed, J., Sills, E. O., Urban, D. & Weaver, S. K., Mar 1 2018, In : BioScience. 68, 3, p. 182-193 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ecosystem
Aptitude
Health
ecosystem services
ecosystems
26 Citations (Scopus)

Investment in child and adolescent health and development: key messages from Disease Control Priorities, 3rd Edition

Disease Control Priorities-3 Child and Adolescent Health and Development Authors Group, Feb 17 2018, In : The Lancet. 391, 10121, p. 687-699 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Adolescent Development
Child Development
Growth
Human Development
Life Cycle Stages
10 Citations (Scopus)

Nudging pro-environmental behavior: evidence and opportunities

Byerly, H., Balmford, A., Ferraro, P. J., Hammond Wagner, C., Palchak, E., Polasky, S., Ricketts, T. H., Schwartz, A. J. & Fisher, B., Apr 1 2018, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 16, 3, p. 159-168 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

environmental programs
family planning
meat consumption
psychology
human behavior
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

Do schools reinforce or reduce learning gaps between advantaged and disadvantaged students? Evidence from Vietnam and Peru

Glewwe, P. W., Krutikova, S. & Rolleston, C., Jul 1 2017, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 65, 4, p. 699-739 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Peru
Vietnam
student
learning
school
109 Citations (Scopus)

Future threats to biodiversity and pathways to their prevention

Tilman, D., Clark, M., Williams, D. R., Kimmel, K., Polasky, S. & Packer, C., May 31 2017, In : Nature. 546, 7656, p. 73-81 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biodiversity
Mammals
Endangered Species
Economic Development
Food Supply
1 Citation (Scopus)

Introduction to symposium on using the young lives data to study child poverty in developing countries

Krutikova, S. & Glewwe, P. W., Jul 1 2017, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 65, 4, p. 653-656 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

poverty
developing world
developing country
young
Symposium
3 Citations (Scopus)

Re-examining the reported rates of return to food and agricultural research and development: Reply

Hurley, T., Rao, X. & Pardey, P. G., Apr 1 2017, In : American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 99, 3, p. 827-836 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

food research
research and development
Agriculture
agricultural research
Food
22 Citations (Scopus)

So you want your research to be relevant? Building the bridge between ecosystem services research and practice

Olander, L., Polasky, S., Kagan, J. S., Johnston, R. J., Wainger, L., Saah, D., Maguire, L., Boyd, J. & Yoskowitz, D., Aug 1 2017, In : Ecosystem Services. 26, p. 170-182 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

ecosystem service
ecosystem services
Ecosystem
decision maker
Research
2015
120 Citations (Scopus)

Get the science right when paying for nature's services: Few projects adequately address design and evaluation

Naeem, S., Ingram, J. C., Varga, A., Agardy, T., Barten, P., Bennett, G., Bloomgarden, E., Bremer, L. L., Burkill, P., Cattau, M., Ching, C., Colby, M., Cook, D. C., Costanza, R., DeClerck, F., Freund, C., Gartner, T., Goldman-Benner, R., Gunderson, J., Jarrett, D. & 26 others, Kinzig, A. P., Kiss, A., Koontz, A., Kumar, P., Lasky, J. R., Masozera, M., Meyers, D., Milano, F., Naughton-Treves, L., Nichols, E., Olander, L., Olmsted, P., Perge, E., Perrings, C., Polasky, S., Potent, J., Prager, C., Quétier, F., Redford, K., Saterson, K., Thoumi, G., Vargas, M. T., Vickerman, S., Weisser, W., Wilkie, D. & Wunder, S., Mar 13 2015, In : Science. 347, 6227, p. 1206-1207 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

24 Citations (Scopus)

Inclusive Wealth as a Metric of Sustainable Development

Polasky, S., Bryant, B., Hawthorne, P. L., Johnson, J. A., Keeler, B. L. & Pennington, D., Nov 4 2015, In : Annual Review of Environment and Resources. 40, p. 445-466 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

natural capital
sustainable development
trajectory
social capital
human capital
7 Citations (Scopus)

Long-run and Global R and D Funding Trajectories: The U.S. Farm Bill in a Changing Context

Pardey, P. G., Chan-Kang, C., Beddow, J. M. & Dehmer, S. P., Oct 1 2015, In : American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 97, 5, p. 1312-1323 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Farm Bill
research and development
funding
trajectories
public research
268 Citations (Scopus)

Natural capital and ecosystem services informing decisions: From promise to practice

Guerry, A. D., Polasky, S., Lubchenco, J., Chaplin-Kramer, R., Daily, G. C., Griffin, R., Ruckelshaus, M., Bateman, I. J., Duraiappah, A., Elmqvist, T., Feldman, M. W., Folke, C., Hoekstra, J., Kareiva, P. M., Keeler, B. L., Li, S., McKenzie, E., Ouyang, Z., Reyers, B., Ricketts, T. H. & 3 others, Rockström, J., Tallis, H. & Vira, B., Jun 16 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 24, p. 7348-7355 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ecosystem
Economics
Decision Making
Life Support Systems
Information Services
2 Citations (Scopus)

Re-Estimating South African Agricultural Output Value, Quantity and Price Aggregates, 1910-2010

Liebenberg, F., Pardey, P., Beddow, J. & Kirsten, J., Oct 2 2015, In : Agrekon. 54, 4, p. 1-27 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

agricultural production
aggregation
agriculture
Values
index number
63 Citations (Scopus)

Setting the bar: Standards for ecosystem services

Polasky, S., Tallis, H. & Reyers, B., Jun 16 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 24, p. 7356-7361 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ecosystem
Information Services
Organizations
Private Sector
Public Sector
19 Citations (Scopus)

What if solar energy becomes really cheap? A thought experiment on environmental problem shifting

Van den Bergh, J., Folke, C., Polasky, S., Scheffer, M. & Steffen, W., Jan 1 2015, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 14, p. 170-179 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

solar energy
environmental impact
socioeconomic impact
experiment
energy resource
2014
178 Citations (Scopus)

Does aquaculture add resilience to the global food system?

Troell, M., Naylor, R. L., Metian, M., Beveridge, M., Tyedmers, P. H., Folke, C., Arrow, K. J., Barrett, S., Crépin, A. S., Ehrlich, P. R., Gren, Å., Kautsky, N., Levin, S. A., Nyborg, K., Österblom, H., Polasky, S., Scheffer, M., Walker, B. H., Xepapadeas, T. & De Zeeuw, A., Sep 16 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 37, p. 13257-13263 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Aquaculture
Food
Fishes
Livestock
Fast Foods
2013
212 Citations (Scopus)

Getting the measure of ecosystem services: A social-ecological approach

Reyers, B., Biggs, R., Cumming, G. S., Elmqvist, T., Hejnowicz, A. P. & Polasky, S., Jun 1 2013, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 11, 5, p. 268-273 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

ecological approach
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
services
monitoring
32 Citations (Scopus)

How to sell ecosystem services: A guide for designing new markets

Banerjee, S., Secchi, S., Fargione, J., Polasky, S. & Kraft, S., Aug 1 2013, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 11, 6, p. 297-304 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

new markets
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
market
markets
44 Citations (Scopus)

Right-sizing stem-rust research

Pardey, P. G., Beddow, J. M., Kriticos, D. J., Hurley, T., Park, R. F., Duveiller, E., Sutherst, R. W., Burdon, J. J. & Hodson, D., Apr 12 2013, In : Science (New York, N.Y.). 340, 6129, p. 147-148 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Triticum
Research
2012
75 Citations (Scopus)

A global system for monitoring ecosystem service change

Tallis, H., Mooney, H., Andelman, S., Balvanera, P., Cramer, W., Karp, D., Polasky, S., Reyers, B., Ricketts, T., Running, S., Thonicke, K., Tietjen, B. & Walz, A., Nov 1 2012, In : BioScience. 62, 11, p. 977-986 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Life Support Systems
ecosystem services
Ecosystem
support systems
monitoring
59 Citations (Scopus)

Program on ecosystem change and society: An international research strategy for integrated social-ecological systems

Carpenter, S. R., Folke, C., Norström, A., Olsson, O., Schultz, L., Agarwal, B., Balvanera, P., Campbell, B., Castilla, J. C., Cramer, W., DeFries, R., Eyzaguirre, P., Hughes, T. P., Polasky, S., Sanusi, Z., Scholes, R. & Spierenburg, M., Feb 1 2012, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 4, 1, p. 134-138 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

ecological system
social system
ecosystem
poverty
natural capital
2011
10 Citations (Scopus)

Capital services in U.S. agriculture: Concepts, comparisons, and the treatment of interest rates

Andersen, M. A., Alston, J. M. & Pardey, P. G., Apr 1 2011, In : American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 93, 3, p. 714-734 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

interest (finance)
Agriculture
Economics
agriculture
markets
271 Citations (Scopus)

Decision-making under great uncertainty: Environmental management in an era of global change

Polasky, S., Carpenter, S. R., Folke, C. & Keeler, B. L., Aug 1 2011, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 26, 8, p. 398-404 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

environmental management
global change
decision making
uncertainty
decision
4 Citations (Scopus)

Missing safer sex strategies in HIV prevention: A call for further research

Kerwin, J. T., Foley, S. M., Thornton, R. L., Basinga, P. & Chinkhumba, J., Jan 1 2011, In : Etude de la Population Africaine. 25, 2, p. 286-297 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

evidence
AIDS
promotion
public health
expert
213 Citations (Scopus)

Paying for ecosystem services - Promise and peril

Kinzig, A. P., Perrings, C., Chapin, F. S., Polasky, S., Smith, V. K., Tilman, D. & Turner, B. L., Nov 4 2011, In : Science. 334, 6056, p. 603-604 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ecosystem
4 Citations (Scopus)

South African agricultural R & D investments: Sources, structure, and trends, 1910-2007

Liebenberg, F., Pardey, P. G. & Kahn, M., Jun 1 2011, In : Agrekon. 50, 2, p. 1-26 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

funding
twentieth century
South Africa
productivity
public research

The Dismal state of biofuels policy

Runge, C. F. & Johnson, R. S., Sep 1 2011, In : Issues in Science and Technology. 27, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

biofuel
subsidy
energy shortage
president
agriculture
46 Citations (Scopus)

Valuing ecological systems and services

Costanza, R., Kubiszewski, I., Ervin, D., Bluffstone, R., Boyd, J., Brown, D., Chang, H., Dujon, V., Granek, E., Polasky, S., Shandas, V. & Yeakley, A., Jul 1 2011, In : F1000 Biology Reports. 3, 1, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ecosystems
Ecosystem
Reward
Economics
Research
2010
17 Citations (Scopus)

Traceability (Product Tracing) in Food Systems: An IFT Report Submitted to the FDA, Volume 2: Cost Considerations and Implications

Mejia, C., McEntire, J., Keener, K., Muth, M. K., Nganje, W., Stinson, T. F. & Jensen, H., Jan 1 2010, In : Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety. 9, 1, p. 159-175 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

traceability
Costs and Cost Analysis
Food
2009
989 Citations (Scopus)

Ecosystem services in decision making: Time to deliver

Daily, G. C., Polasky, S., Goldstein, J., Kareiva, P. M., Mooney, H. A., Pejchar, L., Ricketts, T. H., Salzman, J. & Shallenberger, R., Feb 1 2009, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 7, 1, p. 21-28 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

natural capital
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
decision making
finance
383 Citations (Scopus)

Non-linearity in ecosystem services: Temporal and spatial variability in coastal protection

Koch, E. W., Barbier, E. B., Silliman, B. R., Reed, D. J., Perillo, G. M. E., Hacker, S. D., Granek, E. F., Primavera, J. H., Muthiga, N., Polasky, S., Halpern, B. S., Kennedy, C. J., Kappel, C. V. & Wolanski, E., Feb 1 2009, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 7, 1, p. 29-37 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

coastal protection
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
nonlinearity
wave attenuation
13 Citations (Scopus)

Overview: Herbicide resistant crops-diffusion, benefits, pricing, and resistance management

Frisvold, G. B., Hurley, T. & Mitchell, P. D., Dec 1 2009, In : AgBioForum. 12, 3-4, p. 244-248 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

resistance management
Herbicides
herbicides
Costs and Cost Analysis
crops
2008
2 Citations (Scopus)

AgEcon search - History and future of a collaborative subject repository

Letnes, L. T. & Kelly, J. A., Nov 19 2008, In : Journal of Agricultural and Food Information. 9, 4, p. 324-328 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Librarians
Literature
economists
prototypes
History
1 Citation (Scopus)

Producer incentives and plant investments for Salmonella control in pork supply chains

Backus, G. B. C. & King, R. P., Dec 1 2008, In : European Review of Agricultural Economics. 35, 4, p. 547-562 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

supply chain
Salmonella
pork
Motivation
Cost Control
17 Citations (Scopus)

Public funding for research into specialty crops

Alston, J. M. & Pardey, P. G., Aug 1 2008, In : HortScience. 43, 5, p. 1461-1470 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

specialty crops
research support
agricultural research
funding
check-off programs
2007
73 Citations (Scopus)

Agricultural cooperatives I: History, theory and problems

Ortmann, G. F. & King, R. P., Mar 1 2007, In : Agrekon. 46, 1, p. 18-46 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

agricultural cooperative
cooperatives
economic theory
property rights
history
318 Citations (Scopus)

Destination image and its functional relationships

Tasci, A. D. A. & Gartner, B., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Travel Research. 45, 4, p. 413-425 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Marketing
marketing
supply
demand
Tourism
1319 Citations (Scopus)

Developmental potential in the first 5 years for children in developing countries

Grantham-McGregor, S., Cheung, Y. B., Cueto, S., Glewwe, P. W., Richter, L. & Strupp, B., Jan 6 2007, In : Lancet. 369, 9555, p. 60-70 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Developing Countries
Poverty
Growth Disorders
Africa South of the Sahara
Vulnerable Populations
2 Citations (Scopus)

Earned income credit utilization by welfare recipients: A case study of Minnesota's earned income credit program

Hirasuna, D. P. & Stinson, T. F., Dec 1 2007, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 26, 1, p. 125-148 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

earned income
welfare recipient
credit
utilization
recipient
55 Citations (Scopus)

Economic consequences of the obese

Runge, C. F., Nov 1 2007, In : Diabetes. 56, 11, p. 2668-2672 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Obesity
Economics
Costs and Cost Analysis
Government Programs
State Government
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ethanol: Train wreck ahead?

Johnson, R. S. & Runge, C. F., Sep 1 2007, In : Issues in Science and Technology. 24, 1, p. 25-30 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biofuels
subsidy
Ethanol
biofuel
Oilseeds
196 Citations (Scopus)

How biofuels could starve the poor

Runge, C. F. & Senauer, B. H., May 1 2007, In : Foreign Affairs. 86, 3, p. 41-53 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

biofuel
2 Citations (Scopus)

International trade as a source of economic growth: Trade barriers and institutions

Roe, T. L., Jan 1 2007, In : International Journal of Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology. 6, 2, p. 277-291 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

trade barriers
institutional reform
international trade
economic development
developed countries
2006
6 Citations (Scopus)

An option perspective on generating and maintaining plant variety rights in China

Koo, B., Pardey, P. G., Qian, K. & Zhang, Y., Jul 1 2006, In : Agricultural Economics. 35, 1, p. 35-48 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

plant variety protection
China
intellectual property rights
economic incentives
developed countries
7 Citations (Scopus)

Input quality in the sugar beet industry

Boland, M. & Marsh, T. L., Apr 1 2006, In : Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 31, 1, p. 114-128 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

sugar beet
industry
refined sugar
cost effectiveness
Industry
629 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating economic costs into conservation planning

Naidoo, R., Balmford, A., Ferraro, P. J., Polasky, S., Ricketts, T. H. & Rouget, M., Dec 1 2006, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 21, 12, p. 681-687 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

economic costs
conservation planning
planning
economics
cost
309 Citations (Scopus)

Millennium ecosystem assessment: Research needs

Carpenter, S. R., DeFries, R., Dietz, T., Mooney, H. A., Polasky, S., Reid, W. V. & Scholes, R. J., Oct 13 2006, In : Science. 314, 5797, p. 257-258 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Needs Assessment
Social Change
Ecosystem
Research