Land use and emerging policy challenges: impacts on society | News


MILWAUKEE, 20 December 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Land use and land use changes have fundamental impacts on our society, as the land directly affects our living space, environmental quality and essential water supplies , food, fiber and energy. The commercial results of land uses have often meant excessive land use and an imbalanced distribution of land among different uses.

At the AAEA session at ASSA 2022, “Land Use and Emerging Policy Challenges,” presenters explore some emerging challenges in designing policies to address such sub-optimality, in particular, what policy options are available, how to assess intended and unintended consequences. of these options.

Land Use and Water Quality Impacts of the Expansion of the Conservation Reserve Program: An Analysis of Rejected CRP Bids

  • Andrew Rosenberg, USDA Economic Research Service
  • Bryan pratt, USDA Economic Research Service
  • David arnold, USDA Economic Research Service

Unconventional oil and gas development and agricultural land use

  • Yuelu Xu, University of West Virginia
  • Levan Elbakidze, University of West Virginia
  • Xiaoli Etienne, University of Idaho

Analysis of national ambitions for sustainability and short-term climate policy on land use projections in United States

  • Grace Wu, University of California-Santa Barbara
  • Justin baker, North Carolina State University
  • Gordon mccord, University of California-San Diego
  • Christophe wade, TRIU International

Acquisition of grassland easements: conversion risk rate, additionality and spatial overflow

  • Ruiqing Miao, Auburn University
  • Hongli Feng, Iowa State University
  • David Hennessy, University of Michigan
  • Gaurav Arora, Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology-Delhi

If you want to watch the virtual session on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 3.45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. East, please contact Allison ware at the AAEA business office.

ABOUT THE AAEA: Founded in 1910, the Association for Agricultural and Applied Economics (AAEA) is the premier professional association for agricultural and applied economists, with 2,500 members in over 60 countries. AAEA members work in academic or government institutions as well as in industry and non-profit organizations, and participate in various research, education and awareness activities in the fields of agriculture, environment, food, health and international development. The AAEA publishes two journals, the American Journal of Agricultural Economics and Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy, as well as the Choices online magazine and the Applied Economics Teaching Resources open-access online publication series. To learn more, visit

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Allison ware, Association of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 414-918-3190, [email protected]


SOURCE Association of Agricultural and Applied Economics


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