Chad E. Hart

Hart, Chad E.
Associate Professor

Contact Information

Iowa State University
468E Heady Hall
Ames, IA 50011
(515) 294-9911
chart@iastate.edu
Personal Website

Education

  • Ph.D., Iowa State University, 1999
  • B.S., Southwest Missouri State University, 1991

Research Interests

Agricultural marketing, agricultural policy, and risk management.

Selected Publications

Awards and Honors

  • Agricultural & Applied Economics Association, Distinguished Extension/Outreach Program: Individual: Less than 10 Years Experience, 2014
  • Agricultural & Applied Economics Association Extension Section, Premier Crop Forecaster Award, 2014
  • Editor's Choice Award (shared with several co-authors), Soil and Water Conservation Society, 2014
  • Gold Quill Award (shared with William Edwards), American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, 2013
  • Iowa State University Extension, Team Achievement Award (as part of the Bioeconomy Conversations II team), 2009
  • Iowa Board of Regents, Regents Award for Staff Excellence, 2006-07
  • Iowa State University, College of Agriculture, Professional and Scientific Staff Award for Achievement and Service, 2006-07
  • USDA Secretary's Group Honor Award for Excellence (as part of FAPRI), 2002

ISU Economics Working Papers Series

Journal Articles

Books and Book Chapters/Sections Authored or Co-authored

  • Carriquiry, Miguel A.; Dong, Fengxia; Du, Xiaodong; Elobeid, Amani; Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Hart, Chad E.; Hayes, Dermot J.; Kovarik, Karen P.; Tokgoz, Simla; Wailes, Eric J.; Chavez, Edward; Binfield, Julian; Brown, D. Scott; Gerlt, Scott; Madison, Daniel; Meyer, Seth D.; Meyers, William H.; Thompson, Wyatt; Westhoff, Patrick; Wilcox, Lori; Womack, Abner W., FAPRI 2009 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute, Ames, Iowa, No. FAPRI Staff Report 09-FSR 1 (January/February 2009)
  • Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Beghin, John C.; Dong, Fengxia; Elobeid, Amani; Fuller, Frank H.; Hart, Chad E.; Matthey, Holger; Tokgoz, Simla; Yu, Tun-Hsiang; Wailes, Eric J., U.S. Proposal for WTO Agriculture Negotiations: Its Impact on U.S. And World Agriculture, Agricultural Subsidies, Bangalore, India, (2006)
  • Hart, Chad E.; Beghin, John C., Rethinking Agricultural Domestic Support Under the World Trade Organization, Agricultural Trade Reform and the Doha Development Agenda, Palgrave-Macmillan and the World Bank, Washington DC, (2006): 221-244.
  • Beghin, John C.; Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Dong, Fengxia; Elobeid, Amani; Fuller, Frank H.; Hart, Chad E.; Matthey, Holger; Saak, Alexander E.; Tokgoz, Simla; Meyer, Seth D.; Wailes, Eric J., Factors Affecting World Agriculture, Perspectives in World Food and Agriculture 2004, Wiley-Blackwell, Vol. 2 (May 2005)
  • Babcock, Bruce A.; Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Matthey, Holger; Isik, Murat; Tokgoz, Simla; Elobeid, Amani; Meyer, Seth D.; Fuller, Frank H.; Hart, Chad E.; Saak, Alexander; Kovarik, Karen P., Factors Affecting World Agriculture, Perspectives of World Food and Agriculture, No. 1 (2004)
  • Meyers, William H.; Helmar, Michael D.; Hart, Chad E., Modelling the Outcomes of Cap Reform, The Reform of the Common Agricultural Policy, London, (1998)
  • Hart, Chad E.; Helmar, Michael D.; Hayes, Dermot J.; Meyers, William H., Cap Reform Studies: A Comparison, the International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium (IATRC) Meeting Proceedings, (1993)

Published Proceedings

  • Hart, Chad E.; Lence, Sergio H., Bayesian Examination of Financial Constraints and Farm Investment, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the NC-221 Committee on Financing Agriculture and Rural America: Issues of Policy, Structure, and Technical Change, Denver, CO, October 7-8, 2002, South Dakota State University, Department of Economics, Econ Pamphlet 2003-1, (June 2003): 203-215.
  • Hart, Chad E.; Lence, Sergio H., Bayesian Examination of Agricultural Investment (A), Proceeding, 46th Agricultural Finance Conference: The Changing Nature of Agricultural Risks, University of Guelph, Canada, Department of Agricultural Economics and Business, Guelph, Canada, (October 4 1999): 1-28.

Extension Publications

Other Publications

  • Carriquiry, Miguel A.; Dong, Fengxia; Elobeid, Amani; Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Hart, Chad E.; Hayes, Dermot J.; Kovarik, Karen P.; Ruan, Jun; Tokgoz, Simla; Yu, Tun-Hsiang; Wailes, Eric J.; Chavez, Edward; Binfield, Julian; Brown, D. Scott; Madison, Daniel; Meyer, Seth D.; Meyers, William H.; Thompson, Wyatt; Westhoff, Patrick; Wilcox, Lori; Womack, Abner W., FAPRI 2008 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, Vol. 08-FSR 1 no. 1534-4533 (January 2008)
  • Beghin, John C.; Dong, Fengxia; Elobeid, Amani; Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Fuller, Frank H.; Hart, Chad E.; Kovarik, Karen P.; Tokgoz, Simla; Yu, Tun-Hsiang; Wailes, Eric J.; Chavez, Edward; Womack, Abner W.; Meyers, William H.; Binfield, Julian; Brown, D. Scott; Kruse, John; Madison, Daniel; Meyer, Seth D.; Westhoff, Patrick; Wilcox, Lori, FAPRI 2007 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, (January 2007)
  • Beghin, John C.; Dong, Fengxia; Elobeid, Amani; Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Fuller, Frank H.; Hart, Chad E.; Kovarik, Karen P.; Tokgoz, Simla; Yu, Tun-Hsiang; Wailes, Eric J.; Chavez, Edward; Womack, Abner W.; Meyers, William H.; Binfield, Julian; Brown, D. Scott; Kruse, John; Madison, Daniel; Meyer, Seth D.; Westhoff, Patrick; Wilcox, Lori, FAPRI 2006 U.S. And World Agricultural Outlook, No. 06-FSR 1 (2006)
  • Beghin, John C.; Dong, Fengxia; Elobeid, Amani; Fabiosa, Jacinto F.; Fuller, Frank H.; Hart, Chad E.; Kovarik, Karen P.; Matthey, Holger; Saak, Alexander; Tokgoz, Simla; Meyer, Seth D.; Wailes, Eric J., FAPRI 2005 World Agricultural Outlook Briefing Book, (January 2005)
  • Babcock, Bruce A.; Hart, Chad E.; Adams, Gary M.; Westhoff, Patrick, Analysis of Risk Management Proposals, No. FAPRI Policy Working Paper #01-00 (February 2000)
  • Hart, Chad E.; Helmar, Michael D.; Hayes, Dermot J.; Meyers, William H., Cap Reform Studies: A Comparison, No. 94-GATT 18 (April 1 1994)

CARD Publications

August 2011
Price Analysis, Risk Assessment, and Insurance for Organic Crops
Ariel Singerman, Chad E. Hart, Sergio H. Lence
[11-PB 6]

April 2010
FAPRI 2010 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[10-FSR 1]

August 2009
2007/08 Iowa Grain and Biofuel Flow Study: A Survey Report, The
Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Chad E. Hart
[09-SR 103]

April 2009
FAPRI 2009 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[09-FSR 1]

March 2009
Biofuels: Potential Production Capacity, Effects on Grain and Livestock Sectors, and Implications for Food Prices and Consumers
Dermot J. Hayes, Bruce A. Babcock, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Simla Tokgoz, Amani Elobeid, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Fengxia Dong, Chad E. Hart, Ed Chavez, Suwen Pan, Miguel Carriquiry, Jerome Dumortier
[09-WP 487]

October 2008
2006/07 Iowa Grain and Biofuel Flow Study: A Survey Report, The
Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Chad E. Hart
[08-SR 102]

April 2008
FAPRI 2008 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[08-FSR 1]
View Full Text

July 2007
Emerging Biofuels: Outlook of Effects on U.S. Grain, Oilseed, and Livestock Markets
Simla Tokgoz, Amani Elobeid, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Dermot J. Hayes, Bruce A. Babcock, Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, Fengxia Dong, Chad E. Hart, John C. Beghin
[07-SR 101]
(Revised)

January 2007
FAPRI 2007 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[07-FSR 1]
View Full Text

November 2006
Long-Run Impact of Corn-Based Ethanol on the Grain, Oilseed, and Livestock Sectors: A Preliminary Assessment, The
Amani Elobeid, Simla Tokgoz, Dermot J. Hayes, Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart
[06-BP 49]

January 2006
FAPRI 2006 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[06-FSR 1]
View Full Text

December 2005
U.S. Proposal for WTO Agriculture Negotiations: Its Impact on U.S. and World Agriculture
FAPRI Staff
[05-WP 417]

November 2005
How Much "Safety" Is Available under the U.S. Proposal to the WTO?
Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart
[05-BP 48]

April 2005
Influence of the Premium Subsidy on Farmers' Crop Insurance Coverage Decisions
Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart
[05-WP 393]

March 2005
Using a Farmer's Beta for Improved Estimation of Actual Production History (APH) Yields
Miguel Carriquiry, Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart
[05-WP 387]

February 2005
Risk Management Instruments for Water Reallocations
Chad E. Hart
[05-BP 46]

ARPA Subsidies, Unit Choice, and Reform of the U.S. Crop Insurance Program
Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart
[05-BP 45]

Loan Deficiency Payments versus Countercyclical Payments: Do We Need Both for a Price Safety Net?
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock
[05-BP 44]

January 2005
FAPRI 2005 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[05-FSR 1]
View Full Text

November 2004
Rethinking Agricultural Domestic Support under the World Trade Organization
Chad E. Hart, John C. Beghin
[04-BP 43]

April 2004
Insuring Uncertainty in Value-Added Agriculture: Ethanol Production
Nick D. Paulson, Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart, Dermot J. Hayes
[04-WP 360]

January 2004
FAPRI 2004 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[04-FSR 1]
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July 2003
Insuring Eggs in Baskets
Chad E. Hart, Dermot J. Hayes, Bruce A. Babcock
[03-WP 339]

June 2003
Analysis of the Proposed Doha Round Modalities, An
FAPRI Staff, Bruce A. Babcock, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Holger Matthey, Murat Isik, Simla Tokgoz, Amani Elobeid, Chad E. Hart, Frank H. Fuller, Seth Meyer
[03-SR 98]

January 2003
FAPRI 2003 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[03-FSR 1]
View Full Text

November 2002
Doha Round of the World Trade Organization: Appraising Further Liberalization of Agricultural Markets, The
Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Stephane De Cara, Amani Elobeid, Cheng Fang, Chad E. Hart, Murat Isik, Holger Matthey, Alexander E. Saak, Karen Kovarik, FAPRI Staff
[02-WP 317]

April 2002
Crop Insurance Rates and the Laws of Probability
Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart, Dermot J. Hayes
[02-WP 298]

February 2002
U.S. Farm Policy and the World Trade Organization: How Do They Match Up?
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock
[02-WP 294]

January 2002
FAPRI 2002 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[02-FSR 1]
View Full Text

October 2001
Construction of a "Green Box" Countercyclical Program
Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart
[01-BP 36]

September 2001
Effects of Adding a Target Revenue Program and Soybean Fixed Decoupled Payments to Current Farm Programs
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock
[01-BP 35]

May 2001
Impact of a 10 Percent Decrease in Planted Acreage of All U.S. Program Crops
FAPRI Staff, Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Frank H. Fuller, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Cheng Fang, Chad E. Hart, Holger Matthey, Stephane De Cara
[01-BP 33]

Implications of the WTO on the Redesign of U.S. Farm Policy
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock
[01-BP 32]

February 2001
Rankings of Risk Management Strategies Combining Crop Insurance Products and Marketing Positions
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock
[01-WP 267]

January 2001
Livestock Revenue Insurance
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock, Dermot J. Hayes
[99-WP 224]
(Revised)

FAPRI 2001 U.S. and World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[01-FSR 1]
View Full Text

December 2000
Counter-Cyclical Agricultural Program Payments: Is It Time to Look at Revenue?
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock
[99-BP 28]
(Revised)

August 2000
Time for a New Farmer-Owned Reserve?
Chad E. Hart, Bruce A. Babcock
[00-BP 31]

March 2000
Farm-Level Analysis of Risk Management Proposals
Bruce A. Babcock, Chad E. Hart, Gary M. Adams, Patrick C. Westhoff
[00-WP 238]

January 2000
FAPRI 2000 World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[00-FSR 2]
View Full Text

FAPRI 2000 U.S. Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[00-FSR 1]
View Full Text

June 1999
Analysis of the Berlin Accord Reforms of the European Union's Common Agricultural Policy
Bruce A. Babcock, John C. Beghin, Samarendu Mohanty, Frank H. Fuller, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Sudhir Chaudhary, Phillip Kaus, Cheng Fang, Chad E. Hart, Karen Kovarik
[99-BP 24]

January 1999
FAPRI 1999 World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[99-FSR 2]
View Full Text

FAPRI 1999 U.S. Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[99-FSR 1]
View Full Text

Eligibility and Payment Requirements of the Disaster Assistance Package
Chad E. Hart
[99-BP 21]

July 1998
FAPRI Baseline Model of the Federal Crop Insurance Program, The
Chad E. Hart, Darnell B. Smith
[98-TR 40]

March 1998
FAPRI Analysis of the Proposed 'Agenda 2000' European Union CAP Reforms
William H. Meyers, Abner W. Womack, Dermot J. Hayes, Darnell B. Smith, Samarendu Mohanty, Sudhir Chaudhary, Steven L. Elmore, Jacinto F. Fabiosa, Frank H. Fuller, Chad E. Hart, Karen Kovarik
[98-WP 191]

January 1998
FAPRI 1998 World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[98-FSR 2]
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FAPRI 1998 U.S. Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[98-FSR 1]
View Full Text

January 1997
FAPRI 1997 World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[97-FSR 2]
View Full Text

FAPRI 1997 U.S. Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[97-FSR 1]
View Full Text

August 1996
Computing Average Per Acre Indemnity Payments for Corn in Iowa
Chad E. Hart, Darnell B. Smith
[96-WP 163]

March 1996
Estimating the Costs of MPCI Under the 1994 Crop Insurance Reform Act
Chad E. Hart, Darnell B. Smith
[96-WP 158]

January 1996
FAPRI 1996 World Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[96-FSR 2]
View Full Text

FAPRI 1996 U.S. Agricultural Outlook
FAPRI Staff
[96-FSR 1]
View Full Text

September 1995
Estimating the Costs of Revenue Assurance
Feng Xu, Chad E. Hart, Darnell B. Smith, William H. Meyers
[95-WP 140]

October 1994
FAPRI U.S. Crops Model: Review and Suggestions, The
John Kruse, Chad E. Hart
[94-WP 124]

May 1994
Agriculture, Conservation, and the Environment: A Unified Policy
Chad E. Hart, Darnell B. Smith
[94-BP 3]

April 1994
CAP Reform Studies: A Comparison
Chad E. Hart, Michael D. Helmar, Dermot J. Hayes, William H. Meyers
[94-GATT 18]

March 1994
Safety Net of Farming: An Introduction and Literature Review of Agricultural Insurance and Other Stabilization Policies and Proposals, The
Chad E. Hart, Darnell B. Smith
[94-WP 120]

Alternative Policy Options to Address Agricultural Instability
Chad E. Hart, Darnell B. Smith, William H. Meyers
[94-BP 2]