Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Input subsidy versus farm technology - which is more important for agricultural development?

The development of Indian agriculture is driven by input subsidies and farm technology. Therefore this chapter examines which of these is more important for agricultural development. The study evaluates the effects of price and non-price factors on factor demand, crop output supply and demand, as...

Author(s)
Praduman Kumar; Joshi, P. K.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642826)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Evaluating the economic efficiency of subsidies based on the basic output equations for agricultural enterprises in the north-western regions of Russia.

The existing approaches to estimating the efficiency of subsidies on agricultural production are considered. The basic output regression equations have been enhanced by including more factors (subsidies, production profitability and quality of enterprise management) in addition to the primary ones...

Author(s)
Epstein, D.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645353)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Assessing the impacts of natural resource management policy interventions with a village general equilibrium model.

This chapter demonstrates how a village bioeconomic computable general equilibrium (CGE) model can be used to evaluate the impacts of alternative natural resource management (NRM) policy interventions. In particular, the welfare and environmental impacts of input and output taxes and subsidies for...

Author(s)
Holden, S. T.; Lofgren, H.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998282)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Linking economic policies and environmental outcomes at a watershed scale.

This chapter reports the results from an optimization-simulation model used to illustrate the potential impacts of local and national policies to encourage sustainable land use. The empirical focus is on the Manupali watershed in the Philippines. Simulation results indicate that restrictions on...

Author(s)
Shively, G.; Zelek, C.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851999128)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Implementing a bond scheme.

This chapter discusses how a bond scheme might be implemented as part of the Common Agricultural Policy reform in the EU, addressing some concerns expressed by stakeholders. Topics covered include: determining payment levels, base entitlements and payment profiles; market capitalization of bonds;...

Author(s)
Swinbank, A.; Little, J.; Knapp, T.; Sottomayor, M.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997445)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Norwegian experience with conversion and support payments for organic farming.

The development of organic farming is an integral part of Norwegian agricultural policy. Governmental conversion and support payments to organic farmers have been, and still are, important tools to reach the political goals established for organic farming in Norway. Norwegian experiences with...

Author(s)
Orlund, K.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997407)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Integrated bioeconomic land-use models: an analysis of policy issues in the Atlantic zone of Costa Rica.

Using a bioeconomic modelling approach the chapter analyses land-use alternatives in northern Costa Rica, giving explicit attention to the incorporation of local labour markets, crop and animal production and environmental indicators. Their model is used to analyse the effects of technology and...

Author(s)
Schipper, R. A.; Jansen, H. G. P.; Bouman, B. A. M.; Hengsdijk, H.; Nieuwenhuyse, A.; Sáenz, F.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994352)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Financing and macro-economic impact: how does Starter Pack compare?

This chapter discusses two medium-term options to achieve national food security in Malawi: (1) importing substantial quantities of maize; or (2) producing more maize. Safety nets (cash or food) are also discussed because some members of Malawi's donor community have expressed the view that they...

Author(s)
Levy, S.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990088)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics