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Research fields

  • Land use modelling: Applied Spatial Analysis, Spatial Disaggregation and Geographic Information Systems
  •  Agricultural Economics: Agricultural Supply Analysis, Agricultural and environmental policy analysis
  • Applied Econometrics: Spatial Econometrics, Panel Data Econometrics, Estimation by simulation methods



List of publications with abstracts, URL or full text generated by "Hal-Inrae" (bibliographic database which lists the publications of INRAE researchers)


Selected publications


Chakir, R.; Le Gallo, J.
Spatial autocorrelation in econometric land use models: an overview
in : Daouia A., Ruiz-Gazen A. (eds) Advances in Contemporary Statistics and Econometrics. Cham : Springer, 2021. pp. 339-362.
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Thomas-Agnan, C.; Laurent, T.; Ruiz-Gazen, A.; Nguyen, T.H.A.; Chakir, R.; Lungarska, A.
Spatial Simultaneous Autoregressive Models for Compositional Data: Application to Land Use
in :  Advances in Compositional Data Analysis, Peter Filzmoser, Karel Hron, Josep Antoni Martín-Fernández et Javier Palarea-Albaladejo. Cham : Springer, 2021. ISBN : 978-3-030-71177-1
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Axelos, M.; Soler, L.G.; Dallongeville, A.; Thomas, A.; Akermann, G.; Allès B.; Antignac, J.P.; Benoit , P.; Le Bizec, B.; Bertin, N.; Causse, M.; Chakir, R.; Chiffoleau, Y.; Cravedi, J.P.; Darmon, N.; Denaix, L.; Doré, A.; Dubuisson-Quellier, S.;Duru, M.; Etilé, F.; Fortané, N.; Garric, J.; Gésan-Guiziou, G.; Hannachi, M.; Jeuffroy, M.H.; Lamine, C.; Lescourret, F.; Libois, F.; Marette, S.; Martin - Laurent, F.; Mougin, C.; Oswald, I.; Peyraud, J.L.; Plantard, O.; Prache, S.; Rault, A.
Nexus Santé : entre Agriculture – Alimentation – Environnement : Rapport de synthèse, Décembre 2019
Paris : Inrae, 2020. 63 p.
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Bayramoglu, B.; Chakir, R.; Lungarska, A.
Impacts of Land Use and Climate Change on Freshwater Ecosystems in France
in : Environmental Modeling & Assessment,(2020), vol. 25, n° 2. pp. 147-172.
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Chakir, R.
Le rôle des usages des sols dans la lutte contre le changement climatique et la préservation de la biodiversité en France
in : INRAE Sciences sociales, (2020), n° 4/2020. 4 p.
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Chakir, R.; Thomas, A.
Unintended consequences of environmental policies: the case of set-aside and agricultural intensification
(2020). 38 p.
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Bayramoglu, B., Chakir, R., Lungarska, A.
Impacts of Land Use and Climate Change on Freshwater Ecosystems in France
in : Environmental Modeling and Assessment, (2019), vol. 25, n° 2. pp. 147-172.
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Vaitkeviciute, J. ; Chakir, R. ; Van Passel, S.    
Climate Variable Choice in Ricardian Studies of European Agriculture
Choix de variables climatiques dans les études ricardiennes sur l’agriculture européenne
in : Revue économique, (2019), vol. 70, n° 3. pp.375-401.
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Lungarska, A. ; Chakir, R.
Climate induced land use change in France: impacts of agricultural adaptation and climate change mitigation
Changements des usages des sols dus au changement climatique : impacts de l'adaptation et de l'atténuation du changement climatique dans le secteur agricole
in : Ecological Economics, (2018), vol. 147. pp. 134-154
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Ay, J.S.;Chakir, R.;Le Gallo, J.
Aggregated Versus Individual Land-Use Models: Modeling Spatial Autocorrelation to Increase Predictive Accuracy
Modèles d'usages des sols aggrégés versus modèles individuels : modélisation de l'autocorrélation spatiale pour améliorer la précision prédictive
in : Environmental Modeling and Assessment, (2017), vol. 22, n° 2. pp. 129-145.
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Ay, J.-S. ; Chakir, R. ; Marette, S.
Distance Decay in the Willingness to Pay for Wine: Disentangling Local and Organic Attributes
in : Environmental and Resource Economics, (2017), vol. 68, n° 4. pp. 997-1019.
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Chakir, R. ; De Cara, S. ; Vermont, B.
Price-induced changes in greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture, forestry, and other land use: a spatial panel econometric analysis
Effets des prix sur les émissions de gaz à effet de serre du secteur des terres : une analyse d’économétrie spatiale en données de panel
in : Revue économique, (2017), vol. 68, n° 3. pp. 435-469.
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Chakir, R. ; Laurent, T. ; Ruiz-Gazen ; Thomas-Agnan ; Vignes, C.
Prédiction de l’usage des sols sur un zonage régulier à différentes résolutions et à partir de covariables facilement accessibles
Land use predictions on a regular grid at different scales and with easily accessible covariates
in : Revue économique, (2017), vol. 68, n° 3. pp. 471-490.
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Chakir, R.;Lungarska, A.
Agricultural rent in land-use models: comparison of frequently used proxies
To be published in : Spatial Economic Analysis, (2017), vol. 12, n° 2-3. pp. 279-303.
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Bayramoglu, B.;Chakir, R.
The impact of high crop prices on the use of agro-chemical inputs in France: A structural econometric analysis
in : Land Use Policy, (2016), vol. 55. pp. 204-211.
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Chakir, R.;David, M.;Gozlan, E.;Sangare, A.
Valuing the Impacts of An Invasive Biological Control Agent: A Choice Experiment on the Asian Ladybird in France
in : Journal of Agricultural Economics, (2016), vol. 37, n° 3. pp. 619-638.
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Chakir, R. ; Laurent, T. ; Ruiz-Gazen, A. ; Thomas-Agnan, C. ; Vignes, C.
Spatial scale in land use models: Application to the Teruti-Lucas survey
L'échelle spatiale dans les modèles d'usage des sols : application à l'enquête Teruti-Lucas
in : Spatial statistics, (2016), vol. 18, Part A. pp. 246-262.
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Bontems, P.;Ay, J.S.;Chakir, R.;Latruffe, L.
Improving the Estimates of Agricultural Land Valuation: report to the World Bank
Estimation de la valeur des terres agricoles : Propositions d’amélioration de la méthodologie utilisée par la Banque Mondiale
62 p.

Chakir, R.
L'espace dans les modèles économétriques d'utilisation des sols : enjeux méthodologiques et applications empiriques
Space in econometric land use models: methodological issues and empirical applications
in : Revue d'Economie Régionale et Urbaine, (2015), n° 1-2. pp. 59-82.
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Ay, J.S.;Chakir, R.;Doyen, L.;Jiguet, F.;Leadley, P.
Integrated models, scenarios and dynamics of climate,land use and common birds
To be published in : Climatic Change, (2014). 18 p.
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Ay, J.S.;Chakir, R.;Le Gallo, J.
The effects of scale, space and time on the predictive accuracy of land use models
Working Papers 2014/02
Thiverval-Grignon : INRA-SAE2, 42 p.
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Ay, J.S.;Chakir, R.;Marette, S.
Does living close to a vineyard increase the willingness-to-pay for organic and local wine?
Cahiers de recherche 2014/03
Thiverval-Grignon : INRA-SAE2, 36 p.
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David, M.; Chakir, R.; Gozlan, E.
A choice experiment assessment of the impacts of an invasive biological control agent: the case of the Asian ladybird in France
Presented at 1. Conférence annuelle de la FAERE, Montpellier, FRA (2014-09-11 - 2014-09-12). 23 p.
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Chakir, R.
Économétrie spatiale appliquée aux usages des sols et leurs effets sur l'environnement
Spatial Econometrics applied to land-use changes and their effects on the environment
Habilitation à diriger la recherche. Dijon : Université de Franche-Comté, 2013. 210 p.

Chakir, R.;Le Gallo, J.
Predicting land use allocation in France: a spatial panel data analysis
Prédiction de l'allocation des usages des sols en France : une analyse spatiale sur données de panel
in : Ecological Economics, (2013), vol. 92. pp. 114-125.
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Chakir, R.; Vermont, B.
Etude complémentaire à l'analyse rétrospective des interactions du développement des biocarburants en France avec l’évolution des marchés français et mondiaux et les changements d’affectation des sols
Paris : Ademe, 2013. - Rapport final. 69 p.


Chakir Raja et Julie Le Gallo
Predicting land use allocation in France: A spatial panel data analysis
To be published in Ecological Economics. 12 p.
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Chakir, R. ; De Cara, S. ; Vermont, B.
Émissions de gaz à effet de serre dues à l’agriculture et aux usages des sols en France : une analyse spatiale
in : Economie et Statistique. 2011, (444-445). pp. 201-221
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Bayramoglu, B.; Chakir, R.
Indirect effects of French biofuel policies on pesticide demand: an econometric analysis
Les effets indirects des mesures de promotion des biocarburants en France sur la demande de pesticides : une analyse économétrique
4th world congress of environmental and resource economists ; 2010/06/28-2010/07/02 ; Montréal, 11 p.



Chakir, R.
Spatial downscaling of agricultural land use data: an econometric approach using cross–entropy
Spatialisation des données d’usage des sols agricoles : analyse économétrique par entropie croisée
in : Land Economics, (2009), vol. 85, N° 2. pp. 238–251
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Chakir, R.; Hardelin, J.
Crop insurance and pesticide use in french agriculture: an empirical analysis of integrated risk management
Assurance–récolte et utilisation de pesticides dans l’agriculture française : une analyse empirique de la gestion intégrée des risques
Journées " Micro–économie et micro–économétrie de la production agricole " ; 2009/11/16-17 à Rennes. 33p .

Chakir, R.; Le Gallo, J.
A spatial econometric analysis of the determinants of land use allocation in France
Une analyse économétrique spatiale du changement d’usage des terres agricoles en France
56. Conference of North American Regional Science Association ; 2009/11/18 àSan Francisco. 13 p.

Chakir, R.; Parent, O.
Determinants of land use changes: a spatial multinomial probit approach
Les déterminants des changements d’utilisation des terres : une approche par un modèle probit multinomial spatial
in : Papers in regional science, (2009), vol. 88, n° 2. pp. 327–344.
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Beaumais, O. ; Laroutis, D. ; Chakir, R.
Conservation versus conversion des zones humides : une analyse comparative appliquée à l’estuaire de la Seine
Wetland preservation versus wetland conversion: a trade-off analysis applied to the Seine estuary
in : Revue d’Economie Régionale et Urbaine, 2008, n° 4. pp. 565–590
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Chakir, R.
Agricultural land–use changes in France: a spatial econometric analysis
Changement d’usage des terres agricoles en France : une analyse économétrique spatiale
12. Congress of European Association of Agricultural Economists : "People, food and environments: global trends and european strategie", 2008/08/26-29 à Gand. 2008. 15 p.



Bureau, J.C. ; Chakir, R. ; Gallezot, J.
The utilization of trade preferences for developing countries in the agri–food sector
L’utilisation des préférences commerciales pour les pays en développement dans le secteur agroalimentaire
in : Journal of Agricultural Economics. 2007, vol. 58, n° 2, pp. 175–198.
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Chakir, R.
Déprise agricole et dépendances spatiales en France
Agricultural land conversion and spatial dependence in France
Séminaire du Laboratoire d’Economie Forestière de l’Inra; 2007/05/25 ; Nancy. Egalement présenté aux 1. Journées « Economie et Espace » ; 2007/06/25-26 ; Villeneuve d’Ascq. 2007. 31 p.

Chakir, R. ; Parent, O.
Determinants of land use changes: a spatial multinomial probit approach
Les déterminants de l’utilisation des sols : une approche par un modèle probit multinomial spatial
54. annual North American meetings of the Regional Science Association International ; 2007/11/07-11 ; Savannah. Egalement présenté à l’International Workshop on Spatial Econometrics and Statistics ; 2007/07/12-14 ; Cambridge et au 6. Workshop on spatial econometrics and Statistics ; 2007/06/04-05 ; Dijon. 2007. 22 p.



Bureau, J.C. ;Chakir, R ;Gallezot, J.
The Utilisation of EU and US Trade Preferences for Developing Countries in the Agri’Food Sector
Utilisation des régimes préférentiels non réciproques dans les pays en voie de développement du secteur agroalimentaire
Working Paper Tradeag-2006/19, 2006. 32 p.
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Chakir R.
Spatial Disaggregation of Agricultural Production Data: An Econometric Approach using Minimum Cross Entropy
Désagrégation spatiale des données agricoles : approche économétrique par entropie croisée
61st Econometric Society European Meeting, Vienne (AUT), 2006/08, 28 p. Egalement présenté à l’International Workshop on Spatial Econometrics and Statistics, Rome (ITA), 2006/05.

Chakir, R. ; Madignier, A.C.
Analyse des changements d’occupation des sols en France entre 1992 et 2003
Analysis of land use chances in France between 1992 and 2003
in : Economie Rurale, 2006, n° 296. pp. 59–68.