David R. Darr's scientific contributions

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Article
Debates on softwood log export policy have focused on several factors, including that of export restrictions on the U.S. balance of payments. A shift in international monetary policy from fixed to floating exchange rates in 1973 relegated to secondary importance the balance-of-payments issue and shifted interest to other factors in trade policy for...

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... Supplies and prices of domestic timber are only two of the concerns that have been raised in public discussions of policy on softwood-10g export. Other concerns are discussed in Hamilton (1971) and Darr (1975Darr ( , 1977 Cycles in housing starts and other end uses for lumber and plywood are reflected in cycles in lumber and plywood prices. Changes in end-product prices resulting from changes in demand are transmitted back to the timberresource base to interact with timber supplies to determine timber prices. ...