UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

Selected Publications

Brown, K.H., Engle-Stone, R., Kagin, J., Rettig, E., and S.A. Vosti. "Use of Optimization Modeling for Selecting National Micronutrient Intervention Strategies." Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 36(supplement 3), 2015.

Engle-Stone, R., Nankap, M., Ndjebayi, A.O., Vosti, S.A., and K. Brown. "Estimating the Effective Coverage of Programs to Control Vitamin A Deficiency and Its Consequences Among Women and Young Children in Cameroon." Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 36(supplement 3), 2015.

Hess, S.Y., Abbeddou, S., Jimenez, E.Y., Somé, J.W., Vosti, S.A., Ouédraogo, Z.P., Guissou, R.M., Ouédraogo, J., and K.H. Brown, "Small-Quantity Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements, Regardless of Their Zinc Content, Increase Growth and Reduce the Prevalence of Stuntin and Wasting in Young Burkinabe Children: A Cluster-Randomized Trial." PLoS ONE, 10(3), 2015.

Kagin, J., Vosti, S.A., Engle-Stone, R., Rettig, E., Brown, K.H., Nankap, M., and A. Ndjebayi. "Measuring the Costs of Vitamin A Interventions: Institutional, Spatial, and Temporal Issues in the Context of Cameroon." Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 36(supplement 3), 2015.

Vosti, S.A., Kagin, J., Engle-Stone, R., Brown, K.H.. "An Economic Optimization Model for Improving the Efficiency of Vitamin A Interventions: An Application to Young Children in Cameroon." Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 36(supplement 3), 2015.

Huffman, S.L., Piwoz, E.G., Vosti, S.A., and K.G. Dewey. "Babies, soft drinks and snacks: a concern in low- and middle-income countries?" Maternal & Child Nutrition, 10(4), pp. 562-574, 2014.

Börner, J., and S.A. Vosti. "Managing Tropical Forest Ecosystem Services: An Overview of Options." Chapter 2 in Roldan Muradian, Laura Rival (eds.) Governing the Provision of Ecosystem Services. 2013.

Maneta, M.P., Torres, M.O., Wallender, W.W., Vosti, S., Howitt, R. Rodrigues, L., Bassoi, L.H., and S. Panday. "A spatially distributed hydroeconomic model to assess the effects of drought on land use, farm profits, and agricultural employment." Water Resources Research, 45(11), 2009.

Alston, J.M., Sumner, D.A., and S.A. Vosti. "Farm subsidies and obesity in the United States: National evidence and international comparisons." Food Policy, 33(6), pp. 470-479, 2008.

Börder J., Hohnwald, M., and S.A. Vosti. "A comprehensive linear programming tool to optimize formulations of ready-to-use therapeutic foods: an application to Ethiopia." Chapter 4 in Alexandre B. Coelho, Erly C. Teixeira, Marcelo J. Braga (eds.) Recursos Naturais e Crescimento Econômico. 2008.

Pardey, P.G., Alston, J.M., Chan-Kang, C., Magalhães, E.C., and S.A. Vosti. "International and Institutional R&D Spillovers: Attribution of Benefits among Sources for Brazil's New Crop Varieties." American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 88(1), pp. 104-123, 2006.

Witcover, J., Vosti S.A., Carpentier, C.L., and T.C. de Araújo Gomes. "Impacts of soil quality differences on deforestation, use of cleared land, and farm income." Environment and Development Economics, 11(3), pp. 343–370, 2006.

Ryan, K.N., Adams, K.P., Vosti, S.A., Ordiz, M.I., Cimo, E.D., and M.J. Manary. "A comprehensive linear programming tool to optimize formulations of ready-to-use therapeutic foods: an application to Ethiopia." The American Journal of Clinicial Nutrition, 62(4), pp. 790-796, 1995.

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