Economics Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 315787, 12 pages
Research Article

Induced Land Use Emissions due to First and Second Generation Biofuels and Uncertainty in Land Use Emission Factors

Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2056, USA

Received 4 December 2012; Revised 20 February 2013; Accepted 7 March 2013

Academic Editor: Amani Elobeid

Copyright © 2013 Farzad Taheripour and Wallace E. Tyner. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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