Agricultural Policy Formation in the European Community
The Birth of Milk Quotas and CAP ReformBy
- M. Petit
- M. de Benedictis
- D. Britton
- M. de Groot
- W. Henrichsmeyer
- F. Lechi
Developments in Agricultural Economics
Published: January 1987
This is a book which all those interested in understanding how the CAP (Common Agricultural Policy) is shaped should read. It is written in non-technical language and is therefore widely accessible.
Journal of Agricultural Economics
... recommended for its attempt to move away from the purely economic analysis of agricultural policy, showing the inter-relationship between economic, political and institutional factors in the decision process.
Agricutultural Administration & Extension
- 1. Introduction. The ``new political economy''. Hypotheses and Analytical Framework. Method. Outline of the Book. 2. Background and Chronology of Events. Economic Structure and Climate. Historical Background of Issues. Sequence of Events. 3. Analysis at Country Level. France. Germany. Italy. The Netherlands. United Kingdom. Comparative Analysis of Actors at the National Level. 4. Analysis at the Community Level. E.C. Individual Actors. The Process of Interaction. 5. Conclusion. Appendix. List of Tables. Notes. References.