Cropland Lease Arrangements and Soil Erosion in the U.S.
Bills, Nelson L.
Information from the USDA's 1978 Resource Economics Survey is used to test the hypothesis that crop--share leasing, when compared to cash leasing, promotes improves conservation management in crop production. Results are discussed in light of public policies to promote soil erosion control on U.S.. cropland
Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University