ArticleA cross-disciplinary approach to risk analysis in public policy: with applications to food and agricultural policy, food safety, and affirmative actionWeidman, James M.The paper develops a framework to understand the risk trade-offs involved in public policy making. The concepts from statistical hypothesis testing are utilized to assess the risks involved as well as the concept of zero tolerance. It is intended for . . .
ArticleDeveloping a market niche for U.S. Agribusiness in Northeast China using a private-public relationshipWeidman, James M.This article provides a methodology to develop agricultural market niches to facilitate trade and investments that will expand sales of U.S. agricultural products to China. It represents applied agribusiness research to increase U.S. foreign agricultu . . .
ArticleWeidman, James M.The paper examines GATT’s Uruguay Round (UR) Agreement on Agriculture, its background and its potential impact on the US food and agricultural system. The UR was the first to include food and agricultural products. The reasons for previous exclusion ( . . .
ArticleWeidman, James M.Economic (competitiveness and international trade rules) as well as environmental concerns are replacing military security as international issues.This study investigates the interface between the two (and secondarily between trade and sanitary and ph . . .