University of Kentucky College of Agriculture
 

Here are my current classes I teach and some of the publications I wrote.

Web Site

http://www2.ca.uky.edu/AgEcon/Davis,Alison

Classes

  • aec303 - Microeconomic Concepts in Agricultural Economics; Credits - 3
    Emphasis on the development of theoretical models of production and consumption economics and application of these models to problems. The importance of concepts marginality to managers and consumers is emphasized. Role of risk and uncertainty in resource allocation is outlined. Prereq: AEC 101, ECO 201, MA 123 or 113. (Spring, Fall).Class Web Site
    Instructors: Alison Davis
  • AEC653 - LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT; Credits - 3
    The course develops the capacity to employ the theories, practices and philosophies of economic development as applied to local areas. The primary geographic focus of the course is the rural south-east of the United States, but examples will be drawn from rural areas in other developed countries. Prereq: Graduate status in agricultural economics, public administration, economics, or consent of instructor. (Same as PA 653.).Class Web Site
    Instructors: Alison Davis

Research/Teaching Publications

  • Books and Book Chapters
  • Alison Davis, 2008. The Use of Double Hurdles Models: An Application to Nevada in Targeted Regional Economic Development editors: Stephan Goetz, Steve Deller and Thomas Harris
    Authors in Dept.: Alison Davis
  • Alison Davis, Stephan Goetz, Steve Deller and Thomas Harris 2008. What Have We Learned? in Targeted Regional Economic Development. Editors; Stephan Goetz, Steve Deller and Thomas Harris
    Authors in Dept.: Alison Davis,
  • Alison Davis, 2008. Return on Community Investment for Kentucky River Health Care Network Outreach Program index.php?p=220
    Authors in Dept.: Alison Davis,
  • Other Research Publications
  • Lucia Ona, Alison Davis 2008. Economic Impact of the Critical Access Hospital Program on Kentuckyís Communities submitted to the Journal of Rural Health
    Authors in Dept.: Alison Davis, , Lucia Ona
  • Refereed Journal Articles
  • Wuyang Hu, Alison Davis, 2009. Desert Recreation Management: Values of Services and Perceived Freedom Applied Economics Letters
    Authors in Dept.: Alison Davis, , Wuyang Hu
  • Alison Davis, 2006. Exploring Firm Location Beyond Simple Growth Models: A Double Hurdle Application Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy
    Authors in Dept.: Alison Davis,