This new book covers both theoretical and applied agricultural economics research. Its scope also includes a wide range of topics related to agricultural economics. Topic areas include, for example: production economics and farm management, agricultural policy, agricultural environmental issues, regional planning and rural development, factor markets, supply and demand analysis, marketing of agricultural and food products, international trade and development, and methodology. It also examines the linkages between and among financial institutions, the macroeconomy, world markets, government programs, farms, agribusinesses, food marketing, and the environment.... cattle futures contract switched the settlement specification from physical delivery to cash settlement in September 1986. ... Specifically, let Rs, = p, and R^ = ft a f, _x denote the changes in the logarithms of the spot price and the price of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Focus on Agricultural Economics|
|Author||:||Ami R. Bellows|
|Publisher||:||Nova Publishers - 2005|