Farm Management
1. Measurement of Technical Efficiency and Production Risk in Zabol Dairy Farms

Javad Shahraki; Mosayeb Pahlavani; Nasrin Ohadi

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 439-448

  Given entrepreneurs’ special role in the economic growth and development, many developed and developing countries are attempting to motivate more number of people who have entrepreneurial characteristics towards entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial activities. The purpose of this research was to ...  Read More

Environmental policy and management
2. Assessment of Water Use Efficiency Indices in Selected Plains of Fars Province, Iran

Hamidreza Mirzaei Khalil; Mahdi Esfandiari; Javad Shahraki; Morteza Yaghoubi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 155-162

  This paper aimed to evaluate Water Use Efficiency (WUE) indices for crops and horticulture productions. In doing so, after gathering data from 164 farmers, we investigated water withdrawal cost indices and monetary return per cubic meter of water through two econometric and managerial approaches . Besides, ...  Read More

3. Ranking and Level of Development According to the Agricultural Indices, Case Study: Sistan Region

Ali Sardar Shahraki; Javad Shahraki; Seyed Arman Hashemi Monfared

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 93-100

  Sistan region is one of the most important agricultural areas in the province of Sistan and Baluchistan. Therefore, given the heterogeneity in agriculture and recognizing these differences, the aim of this study was to obtain the level of development of agriculture in the Sistan region. To obtain this ...  Read More

4. Economic Analysis of Water Demand in Greenhouses of Khash Township

Javad Shahraki; Neda AliAhmadi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2014, , Pages 87-93

  The main goal of this study was to investigate the way of affecting of water in production of cucumber. From aspect of econometrics, mutual relationships of production function and expenses have been analyzed in which Translog cost function has been used. This function has been estimated using the conditional ...  Read More

5. Analyzing the Effect of the Water Reduce Subsidies on GDP

Seyed Mahdi Hosseyni; Javad Shahraki

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 33-40

  The objective of this work is to analyze the effects of decrease in water subsidies (increase in the price of the water) on various economic sectors in order to promote the conservation of this resource based on the actual price of water. But over the past decades, various subsidizing methods hold the ...  Read More

6. Which Will Overcome? The Productivity or Risk Premium

Javad Shahraki; Shahram Saeedian

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 7-17

  The study investigates consumers’ preference for cowpea reflected in the Nigerian markets through price discounts and premiums that consumers pay for different cowpea characteristics. The price data used for this study were obtained through a market survey. A common data collection protocol was ...  Read More

7. Relationship between Meta-Technology Ratios and Varietal Differences in Date Production (Case Study of Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran)

Shahram Saeedian; Mahmoud Sabouhi Sabouni; Javad Shahraki; Ebrahim Moradi; Mohammad Sepahi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2013, , Pages 111-122

  This paper uses the concept of Meta-frontier to investigate the relationship between Meta Technology Ratios (MTR) and different varieties in datepalms including; Mazafati, Rabi and Zardan that are produced widely in Sistan and Baluchestan province of Iran. We used a stratified sampling of 300 date farmers ...  Read More