Determinants of Agricultural Disaster Payments in the Southeastern U.S.: County Level Analysis

This paper evaluates the relevance of weather and climate data in explaining county-level crop disaster payments in Georgia. Following previous research, regional socio-economic and community data are also used to control for factors other than weather. While weather and ENSO data explain the payments well, available economic variables do not.


Issue Date:
2008
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/6733
Total Pages:
20




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