Gary Shaeffer Thesis Research
Scope and Content
Collection consists of research by Shaeffer for his master's thesis in the University of Nevada-Reno, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics: "An Analysis of Factors Affecting Agricultural Land Values; Lyon County, Nevada, 1964-1969." Included are questionnaires completed by buyers and sellers of farm land, providing details of each transaction, profiles of both parties, and motive for the sale or purchase.
- Shaeffer, Gary (Creator, Person)
Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.
Conditions Governing Use
The survey information in this collection may be used by researchers only if they agree to maintain the confidentiality of survey subjects.
Gary Shaeffer was a candidate for an MA in agricultural economics at the University of Nevada-Reno, 1971.
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Language of Materials
Research by Shaeffer for his thesis, An analysis of factors affecting agricultural land values Lyon County, Nevada, 1964-1969. Included are questionnaires completed by buyers and sellers of farm land, providing details of each transaction, profiles of both parties, and motive for the sale or purchase.
Arranged by name of research assistant, followed by questionnaires and computer printouts.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Research materials donated by Gary Shaeffer on September 2, 1988.
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