Recent Submissions

  • Grantsmanship and consulting policy: Discussion 

    Deaton, Brady J. (Journal of Agriculture and Applied Economics, 1993-07)
    Effective grantsmanship and consulting can be stimulating roles for faculty, but they can also be high-risk if they are not consistent with the mission of the university. The public interest in our land grant mission must ...
  • Conceptual underpinnings of policy analysis for rural development 

    Deaton, Brady J.; Nelson, Glenn L. (Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1992-07)
    The purpose of this paper is to provide a concise overview of the challenges associated with the breadth of the field and to suggest areas of analysis and analytic devices that would facilitate greater focus in the future.
  • People left behind: Transitions of the rural poor: Discussion 

    Deaton, Brady J. (Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1991-07)
    The theme of my discussion is that we have seriously underinvested in information and knowledge systems to serve both the needs of the poor and of the practitioners addressing rural development problems. Such problems are ...
  • The determinants of wage increases in new manufacturing plants in rural areas 

    Klindt, Thomas H.; Deaton, Brady J.; Landes, Maurice R. (Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1981-07)
    The research reported here was designed to explain variation in wage changes of new industrial plant employees. Following the theoretical perspectives of Gotsch, wage changes were hypothesized to result from a combination ...
  • Location determinants of manufacturing industry in rural areas 

    Smith, Eldon D.; Deaton, Brady J.; Kelch, David R. (Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1978-07)
    The spatial distribution of economic activity has been the subject of much theoretical study during the last 150 years. The two-state study which provides primary evidence for this article is, to the authors' knowledge, ...
  • Psychic costs and factor price equalization 

    Morgan, Larry C.; Deaton, Brady J. (Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1975-07)
    There has been some perplexity among economists over the failure of interregional wage differentials to approach zero over time in an economy characterized by labor mobility. Johnson [7], and Sjaastad [14] , among others, ...
  • Migration and return migration: A new look at the Eastern Kentucky migration stream 

    Anschel, Kurt R.; Deaton, Brady J. (Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1974-07)
    Most studies of the economics of migration have implicitly assumed that migratory streams are homogeneous. However, migratory streams from one region to another consist of two distinct streams: a stream of first-time ...
  • Rural housing needs and barriers: The case of central Appalachia 

    Deaton, Brady J.; Hanrahan, Charles E. (Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1973-07)
    The nation's housing needs are a subject of major public concern - and rightfully so. The 1970 Census revealed 2.5 million substandard houses in nonmetropolitan areas inhabited by almost 13 million people. Two earlier major ...