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About Dr. Larsen
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AGEC/BUSN 347 Real Estate Principles
AGEC 446/646 Agribusiness Finance
AGEC 711 Applied Risk Analysis I
PhD., 2011. Department of Agricultural Economics, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
M.S., Agricultural Economics, 2006, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho
B.A., Finance, 2003, Idaho State University, Pocatello, Idaho
Assistant Professor, North Dakota State University, 2010-Present
McKee, G. and R. Larsen. “The Effects of Uncertainty and Capital Source on Cooperative Firm Leverage”, Journal of Rural Cooperation, Vol. 40(20), 2012, p. 181-197.
Olson, F. and R. Larsen. “Are U.S. Cooperative Prepared for Increased Grain Price Volatility?” The Cooperative Accountant, Winter 2012 (4), p. 16-22.
Hadrich, J.C., Larsen, R., Olson, F. “Impact of the Section 179 tax deduction on machinery investment”. Agricultural Finance Review (Forthcoming).
Larsen, R., Mjelde, J.M., Klinefelter, D., Wolfley, J.L. “The Use of Copulas in Explaining Crop Yield Dependence Structures for use in Geographic Diversification”. Submitted to the Agricultural Finance Review (Forthcoming).
Larsen, R., 2004. “The Value of Snowmobiling to Idaho’s Economy.” Presented at Idaho State Snowmobile Association’s 2004 Annual Meetings, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
Larsen, R. and R.G. Taylor, 2005. “The Value of Snowmobile Recreation in Valley County Idaho.” Presented at Western Agricultural Economics Association 2005 Annual Meetings, San Francisco, California
Larsen, R., 2007. “Price Linkages in Western U.S. Potato Industry.” Presented at Food Distribution and Research Society 2007 Annual Meetings, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Larsen, R., 2008. “Incorporating Copulas in Geographical and Portfolio Optimization.” Presented at NC-1014 Agricultural and Rural Finance Markets in Transition 2008 Annual Meeting, Kansas City, MO
Larsen, R., 2009. “An Analysis of Geographical Diversification in Commercial Agriculture.” Presented at Southern Agricultural Economics Association 2009 Annual Meetings, Atlanta, Georgia.
Larsen, R., 2009. “Enterprise-level Risk Assessment of Geographically Diversified Commercial Farms: A Copula Approach.” Presented at Southern Agricultural Economics Association 2009 Annual Meetings, Atlanta, Georgia.
Larsen, R., F. Olson, and J.C. Hadrich. 2012. “Relative Price Volatility of Large market versus Small Market Crops in North Dakota.” Selected Paper Presentation at Western Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Park City, UT, June 20-22, 2012. Presenter.
Larsen, R., 2012. “Risk Management of Specialty Crops with Geographic Diversification.” R. Larsen. Selected Paper Presentation at American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, August 12-14, 2012.
Hadrich, J.C., R. Larsen, and F. Olson, 2012. “Incentives for Machinery Investment.” Selected Paper Presentation at American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, August 12-14, 2012.
Larsen, R., and J. Jackson, 2012. “Cheap Talk and the Borrower/Lender Relationship.” Selected paper presented at NC-1014 Agricultural and Rural Finance Markets in Transition, Washington D.C., October 24-25, 2012.
Larsen, R., and F. Olson, 2013. “Examining the Source of Farm Equity In Northern Plains.” Selected Paper Presentation at Western Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Monterrey, CA, June 26-28, 2013. Presenter.