Faculty Profile for Dr. Xiangping Liu

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Dr. Xiangping Liu
Assistant Professor — Department of Agricultural Sciences
phone: (512) 245-4852

Biography Section

Teaching Interests

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics and Policy, Applied Econometrics, Microeconomics (all levels), Agricultural Policy, and Development Economics.

Research Interests

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics and Policy, Applied Econometrics, Agricultural Policy, and Development Economics.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Liu, X., Seong-Hoon Cho, Daniel Hayes, & Armsworth, P. (2021). Where and When Carbon Storage can be Bought from Private Landowners?”. Environmental Management, 67, pages930–948.
  • Liu, X., Cho, S.-H., Hayes, D. J., & Armsworth, P. R. (2019). Potential Efficiency Gains in Payment Programs from Resolving Spatial and Temporal Heterogeneity in the Cost of Supply Forest Carbon, 250, 109421. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.109421
  • Liu, X., Kandilov, A., Kandilov, I., & Renkow, M. (2017). The Impact of Broadband on U.S. Agriculture: An Evaluation of the USDA Broadband Loan Program. Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy, 39(4), 635–661. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1093/aepp/ppx022
  • Taylor, L. O., Phaneuf, D. J., & Liu, X. (2016). Disentangling Property Value Impacts of Environmental Contamination from Locally Undesirable Land Uses: Implications for Measuring Post-Cleanup Stigma. Journal of Urban Economics, 93, 85–98. Retrieved from https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0094119016000243
  • Jaime, M., Coria, J., & Liu, X. (2016). Interactions between CAP Agricultural and Agri-Environmental Subsidies and Their Effects on the Uptake of Organic Farming. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 98(4), 1114–1145. Retrieved from https://academic.oup.com/ajae/article/98/4/1114/1739747

Selected Grants

  • Liu, Xiangping. Subtropical Soil Health Demonstration: On-Farm Trials with Cover Crops for Conservation Innovation in south Texas, USDA-NRCS-NHQ-CIGOFT-20-GEN0010750, Federal, $1899545. (Funded: December 15, 2020 - December 31, 2024). Grant.
  • Mix, Kenneth D (Principal), Liu, Xiangping (Co-Principal). Economic Modeling of Soil Carbon Sequestration Resulting From Agricultural Soil Health Practices, Texas State University Research Enhancement Program, $5538. (Submitted: October 13, 2020, Funded: December 15, 2020 - December 31, 2022). Grant.
  • Dey, Madan (Principal), Liu, Xiangping (Co-Principal), Pratheesh, Omana Sudhakaran (Co-Principal), Surathkal, Prasanna (Co-Principal), Gross, Louis (Co-Principal), Lenhart, Suzanne (Co-Principal). Integrated Training and Experiential Learning (InTEL) for Data Analysis, Statistical Modeling and Computer Skills in Agricultural Sciences, USDA-NIFA-NLGCA-006780, Federal, $300000. (Submitted: September 25, 2019, Funded: January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2022). Grant.
  • Liu, Xiangping (Principal). Bio-energy Policies on Agricultural Production, Land Use, and Biodiversity Conservation in Sweden, Swedish government through BECC program (Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in a Changing Climate), Federal, $30000. (Funded: 2014 - 2015). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Data Science Minor Committee
September 1, 2021-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Land Economics
August 2020-Present
Library Representative
Department of Agricultural Science
August 2019-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Reviewer / Referee
Forest Policy and Economics