Robin M. Cross

Assistant Professor and Senior Researcher
Rm #221B Ballard Extension Hall
Oregon State University
Corvallis Oregon 97331-3601
Phone: 541.737.1397
FAX: 541.737.2563
robin.cross@oregonstate.edu
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Education

Ph.D., Agricultural and Resource Economics, OSU, 2004
B.S., Agricultural and Resource Economics, OSU, Suma cum Laude, 1997

Research Interest

Demand Forecasting, Cognitive & Behavioral Analysis, Big Data, Genetic Programming.

Biographical Sketch

Robin Cross joined the Department of Applied Economics in 2000 as a Graduate Research Assistant, served as a Post Doctoral Research Associate since 2005 and  promoted to Assitant Professor in 2014. Before coming to Oregon State, Robin worked for Northwest Farm Credit Services as a senior credit officer in winery and nursery finance.

Publications

Articles in Journals 

Regularity and Predictability of Human Mobility in Personal Space. PLoS ONE, 9(2), 2014: e90256. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0090256. With D. Austin, T. Hayes, and J. Kaye. [A-8]

Valuing Vineyards: A Directional Distance Function Approach.  Journal of Wine Economics, 8(1), 2013, 69-82.  With R. Färe, S. Grosskopf, and W.L. Weber. [A-7]

The Value of Terroir:  Hedonic Estimation of Vineyard Sale Prices.  Journal of Wine Economics, 6(1), 2011, 1-14.  With A.J. Plantinga and R. Stavins. [A-6]

What Is the Value of Terroir?  American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 101(3), 2011, 152-156.  With A.J. Plantinga and R. Stavins. [A-5]

Cooperative Liquidation under Competitive Stress. European Review of Agricultural Economics, 36, 2009, 369-393. With S.T. Buccola and E.A. Thomann. [A-4]

Value Data and the Bennet Price and Quantity Indicators. Economics Letters, 102(29), 2009, 19-21. With R. Färe. [A-3]

Farrell Efficiency under Value and Quantity Data.  Journal of Productivity Analysis, 29(3), 2008, 193-199.  With R. Färe. [A-2]

Current Working Papers

A New Closed-Form Solution to Samuelson’s Multiconstraint Equilibrium. Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With R.W. Siegel. [W-9]

Standing in a Store Isle, Shopping Online: Omni-channel Demand with Inventory Constraints. Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With R.W. Siegel. [W-8]

Behavioral Biomarkers for Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI). Department of Neurology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR. With D. Austin. [W-7]

Temperature’s Tipping Point and the Effect of Climate Change on Consumer Demand. Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With R.W. Siegel. [W-6]

Consumer Welfare under Time Constraints. Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With R.W. Siegel. [W-5]

Value Data and the Fisher Index. Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With R. Färe. [W-4]

Temperature Effects on Induced Fertility Outcomes in Anestrus Breeding Ewes. Department of Animal Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With F. Stormshak and L. Cross. [W-3]

Predation Preference Insights from Consumption Capacity Constraints. Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With C.A. Tinus. [W-2]

Cooperation and Cheating. Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. With S.T. Buccola, and E.A. Thomann. [W-1]

Courses

AREc 481 Practical Asset Pricing, a guided study course (Spring, 2005)
AREc 447 Agricultural Price and Market Analysis (Winter, 2005)
AREc 471/581 Entrepreneurial Skills in Agribusiness Management (Winter, 2005)
AREc 472/581 Competitive Strategies in Agribusiness (Winter, 2005)
AREc 473/573 Risk Management in Agribusiness (Winter, 2005)
AREc 465/565 Agricultural Financial Reporting and Analysis (Fall, 2004)
AREc 447 Agricultural Price and Market Analysis (Winter, 2004)