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Publications - Land Use

Farm Lease Agreement
Interactive Farm Lease Agreement
David L. Hunter, Rebecca G. Bowling, Jimmy C. Castellaw, Samuel C. Danehower, Delton C. Gerloff, and Richard C. Lacy

An Introduction to Easements
Smith G.F.
Publication 1071
, The University of Tennessee, 1983

The Agricultural, Forestry and Open Space Land Act (Or "The Greenbelt Law")
George F. Smith
AE&RD No. 74, The University of Tennessee, 1997

Community Choices and Housing Demands: A Spatial Analysis of the Southern Appalachian Highlands
Cho, S., D.H. Newman and D.N. Wear
Housing Studies 20:549-569, 2005

Cure for Urban Sprawl: Measuring the Ratio of Marginal Implicit Prices of Density-to-Lot-Size
Cho, S. and R.K. Roberts
Review of Agricultural Economics, 29:572-579
, 2007

Demand for Open Space and Urban Sprawl: The Case of Knox County, Tennessee
Cho, S., D.M. Lambert, R.K. Roberts, and S. Kim
Progress in Spatial Analysis: Theory and Computation, and Thematic Applications (Eds) A. Páez, J. Le Gallo, R. Buliung, S. Dall’Erba, Springer, Berlin, forthcoming

The Effect of Local Regulations on Urban Development in the Western United States
Wu, J. and S. Cho
Regional Science and Urban Economics 37:69-86, 2006

The Effects of Urban Growth Boundary on Housing Price at Knox County, Tennessee
Cho, S., Z. Chen, and S.T. Yen
Review of Regional Studies, 38, 2008

The Effects of Urban Sprawl on Body Mass Index: Where People Live Does Matter?
Cho, S., Z. Chen, S.T. Yen, and D.B. Eastwood
Consumer Interests Annual 52:159-169, 2006

Effects of Urban Sprawl on Hunting Participation in the Southeastern United States
Poudyal, N.S., S. Cho, and D.G. Hodges
Southern Journal of Applied Forestry 32:134-138. 2008

Environmental Concerns and Property Transactions
George F. Smith

Estimating Effects of an Urban Growth Boundary on Land Development
Cho, S., Z. Chen, S.T. Yen. and D.B. Eastwood
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 38: 287-298, 2006

Estimating Households’ Preferences for Environmental Amenities Using Equilibrium Models of Local Jurisdictions
Wu, J. and S. Cho
Scottish Journal of Political Economy 50:189-206, 2003

Estimating Spatially Varying Effects of Urban Growth Boundaries on Land Development and Land Value
Cho, S., N.C. Poudyal, D.M. Lambert
Land Use Policy, 25: 320-329, 2008

Farm and Forest Land Preservation with Conservation Easements
Clark, C. D., G. F. Smith, and L. Tankersley, 2007

Farm and Forest Land Preservation with Conservation Easements
Christopher D. Clark, Larry Tankersley, George F. Smith, Daniel Starnes
SP646, The University of Tennessee, 2005

Farmer Willingness to Grow Switchgrass for Energy Production
Jensen, K., C. D. Clark, P. Ellis, B. English, J. Menard, M. Walsh, and D. de la Torre Ugarte
Biomass and Bioenergy 31(11-12): 773-781, 2007

Forecasting House Prices under Alternative Submarket Assumptions
Chen, Z., S. Cho, N.C. Poudyal, and R.K. Roberts
Urban Studies, 45, 2008

Forecasting Open Space with a Two-Rate Property Tax
Cho, S., D.M. Lambert, and R.K. Roberts
Land Economics 86. 2010

Impacts of Second Home Development on Housing Prices in the Southern Appalachian Highlands
Cho, S., D.H. Newman and D.N. Wear
Review of Urban and Regional Development Studies 15:208-225, 2003

The Impact of an Urban Growth Boundary on Land Development in Knox County, Tennessee: A Comparison of Two-Stage Probit Least Squares and Multilayer Neural Network Models
Cho, S., O.A. Omitaomu, N.C. Poudyal, and D.B. Eastwood
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 39:701-717, 2008

Land Development under Regulation: A Comparison between the East and West Sides of the Cascade Range in Oregon, Washington, and California
Cho, S., J. Wu, and R. Alig
Review of Urban and Regional Development Studies 17:1-17, 2005

Measuring the Contribution of Water and Green Space to Housing Values: An Application and Comparison of Spatially-weighted Hedonic Models
Cho, S., J.M. Bowker, and W.M. Park
Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 31:485-507, 2006

Measuring Interactions among Urban Development, Land Use Regulations, and Public Finance
Cho, S., J. Wu and W.G. Boggess
American Journal of Agricultural Economics 85:988-999, 2003

Measuring Rural Home Owners’ Willingness to Pay for Land Conservation Easements
Cho, S., D.H. Newman and J.M. Bowker
Forest Policy and Economics 7:757-770, 2005

Modeling Willingness to Pay for Land Conservation Easements: Treatment of Zero and Protest Bids with Application and Policy Implications
Cho, S., S.T. Yen, J.M. Bowker and D.H. Newman
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 40, 2008

Perceptions and Preferences of Blount County Residents Regarding the conversion of Land to a Dairy or Residential Development
Lambert, D.M., C.D.Clark, M.D. Wilcox, S. Cho and G.F.Smith
2009

Socio-demographic and market forces of land use change in Northern Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee
Poudyal, N.C., S. Cho, J.D. Strickland, and D.G. Hodges
International Journal of Ecological Economics & Statistics, 10:53-62, 2008

Spatial Analysis of the Amenity Value of Green Open Space
Cho, S., N.C. Poudyal, R.K. Roberts
Ecological Economics, 65, 2008

Spatial Analysis of Housing Growth
Cho, S., B.C. English., and R.K. Roberts
Review of Regional Studies 35:311-335, 2005

Spatial Analysis of Rural Economic Development Using a Locally Weighted Regression Model
Cho, S., S. Kim, C.D. Clark, and W.M. Park
Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 36:24-38. 2007

Spatial Analysis of Rural Land Development
Cho, S. and D.H. Newman
Forest Policy and Economics 7:732-744, 2005

Spatial and Temporal Variation in the Housing Market Values of Lot Size and Open Space
Cho, S., C.D. Clark, W.M. Park, and S. Kim
Land Economics, 84, 2008

Two Dimensions of the Spatial Distribution  of Housing: Dependency and Heterogeneity across Tennessee’s Six Metropolitan Statistical Areas
Cho, S., C.D. Clark, and W.M. Park
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 38:299-316, 2006

Tracking Farmland Conversion and Fragmentation Using Tax Parcel Data
Clark, C. D., W. M. Park, and J. Howell
Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 61(5): 243-9, 2006

Valuing Diversity and Spatial Patterns of Open Space Plots in Urban Neighborhoods
Neelam, P.C., D.G. Hodges, B.E. Tonn, and S. Cho
Forest Policy and Economics 12. 2010

Valuation of Spatial Configurations and Forest Types in the Southern Appalachian Highlands
Cho, S. S. Jung, and S. Kim
Environmental Management. Published Online.
http://www.springerlink.com/content/c265t175530l6082
2008

Other reports can be found at the TREND website