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Assessing the Role of Policy and Income in Improving Water Quality and Property Value

AAEA Members present research at ASSA 2023

AAEA invites media to attend their sessions at the ASSA 2023 Annual Meeting in New Orleans.

On Friday, January 6, 2023 at 12:30 pm CST at the New Orleans Marriott, three AAEA members will speak at the session “Assessing the Role of Policy and Income in Improving Water Quality and Property Value.”

Presentations in this session include (speakers are listed first):

Decomposition Analysis of the Role of Income and Policy on Water Pollution in the United States

  • James C. Davis, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Krishna P. Paudel, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Anil Rupasingha, U.S. Department of Agriculture

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Local Economic Benefits of the Environmental Quality Incentives Program: Evidence from Rural Housing Markets

  • Wei Zhang, Virginia Tech
  • Pengfei Liu, University of Rhode Island

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Estimating the Impact of Cover Crops and Conservation Tillage Adoption on Ambient Water Quality in the Upper Mississippi River Drainage

  • Benjamin Gramig, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Hsin-Chieh Hsieh, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign

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If you are interested in attending the session in person, please contact Allison Ware in the AAEA Business Office.

ABOUT AAEA: Established in 1910, the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) is the leading professional association for agricultural and applied economists, with 2,500 members in more than 60 countries. Members of the AAEA work in academic or government institutions as well as in industry and not-for-profit organizations, and engage in a variety of research, teaching, and outreach activities in the areas of agriculture, the environment, food, health, and international development. The AAEA publishes three journals, the Journal of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (an open access journal), the American Journal of Agricultural Economics and Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy, as well as the online magazine Choices and the online open access publication series Applied Economics Teaching Resources. To learn more, visit

Contact: Allison Ware
Senior Communications & Membership Manager
(414) 918-3190