• The Effect of Oil Prices on the Domestic Supply of Corn: An Econometric Analysis 

      Blanchard, Daniel; Sharma, Saloni; Raza, Abbas (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-04)
      In this paper, we attempt to establish a relationship between oil prices and the supply of corn. The main reason we are looking at corn and its relationship with oil prices is because corn is the main feedstock used for ...
    • Exposure to fumonisins and the occurrence of neural tube defects along the Texas-Mexico border 

      Missmer, Stacey A.; Suarez, Lucina; Felkner, Marilyn; Wang, Elaine; Merrill, Alfred H.; Rothman, Kenneth J.; Hendricks, Katherine A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyNational Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, 2005-09-25)
      Along the Texas-Mexico border, the prevalence of neural tube defects (NTDs) among Mexican-American women doubled during 1990-1991. The human outbreak began during the same crop year as epizootics attributed to exposure to ...
    • New Heterogeneous Catalysts for Converting Sugars in Aqueous Media 

      Davis, Mark E. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-03-10)
      The isomerization of glucose into fructose is a large-scale reaction for the production of high-fructose corn syrup and recently is being considered as an intermediate step in the possible route of biomass to fuels and ...