Biomass/Biofuel Options

    Lifecycle Carbon Footprint, Bioenergy and Leakage: Empirical Investigations
Presented at USDA, FARM Foundation Conference on The Lifecycle Carbon Footprint of Biofuels
: January 29, 2008 in Miami. It is an early draft of a paper that will appear in a proceedings volume.

    Biofuels: Will we see more ? An Economists View
Presented at Texas Renewable Energy Industries Association, Texas Renewables '06 Conference, Austin, Nov 13, 2006

    Switchgrass as an Alternate Feedstock for Power Generation: Integrated Environmental, Energy, and Economic Life-Cycle Analysis
Paper in draft form, 2005.

    Switchgrass as an Alternate Feedstock for Power Generation: Integrated Environmental, Energy, and Economic Life-Cycle Analysis: Appendix

    U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Mitigation: An Economic Exploration of Time Dependent Effects
A chapter in Rural Lands, Agriculture and Climate beyond 2015: Usage and Management Responses, edited by F. Brouwer and B.A. McCarl , Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2005.

    Economic Exploration of Biofuel-based Greenhouse Gas Emission Mitigation
A chapter in Agriculture as a Producer and Consumer of Energy, edited by K. Collins and J. Outlaw, forthcoming, 2005.

    Biocomplexity Analysis of Alternative Biomass Routes for Power Generation: Environmental, Economic, and Technical Assessment
Presented at Complex Processes Symposium, College Station, TX, March, 2005.

    The Dynamic Competitiveness of U.S. Agricultural and Forest Carbon Sequestration
Paper submitted to Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics.

    The Comparative Value of Biological Carbon Sequestration
Paper submitted to Journal of Agricultural and Rsource Economics.

    An Economic Exploration of Biofuel based Greenhouse Gas Emission Mitigation
Presented at Workshop on Agriculture as a Producer and Consumer of Energy, Washington D.C., June 24-25, 2004.

    Climate change Mitigation as a stimulus for biofuel adoption:
An economic evaluation

Presented at Workshop on the Economic and Environmental Impacts of Bio-Based Production, University of Illinois at Chicago, June 8 - 9, 2004.

    Competitiveness of Biomass-Fueled Electrical Power Plants
This is an earlier version of an article in Annals of Operations Research, 1998, see journal for a final copy.

    Economic Potential of Biomass Based Fuels from Agricultural Sources
Paper prepared for workshop on "Sustainable Energy : New Challenges for Agriculture and Implications for Land Use", May 18-20, 2000 - Wageningen, The Netherlands. 

    Economic Potential of Biomass Based Fuels for Greenhouse Gas Emission Mitigation
Published in Environmental and Resource Economics, 24(4), 291-312, 2003.

    Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Through Energy Crops in the U.S. With Implications for Asian-Pacific Countries
Paper in book by Mendelssohn.

          

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