Handbook of Agricultural Economics, Volume 2B

1st Edition

Agricultural and Food Policy

Editors: Bruce L. Gardner Gordon C. Rausser
Print ISBN: 9780444510792
eBook ISBN: 9780080885896
Imprint: North Holland
Published Date: 17th December 2002
Page Count: 628

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Table of Contents

Volume 2B. Part 5: Agricultural and Food Policy. The incidence of agricultural policy (J.M. Alston, J.S. James). Information, incentives, and the design of agricultural policies (R.G. Chambers). Market failures and second-best analysis, with a focus on nutrition, credit, and incomplete markets (R. Innes). Political economy of agricultural policy (H. de Gorter, J. Swinnen). Agricultural trade economics (L.S. Karp, J.M. Perloff). International trade policy and negotiations (D.A. Sumner, S. Tangermann). Public policy: Its many analytical dimensions (G.C. Rausser, R.E. Goodhue). Food security and food assistance programs (C.B. Barrett). Food security and the world food situation (R.C. Duncan). Policy-related developments in agricultural economics: Synthesis of Handbook Volume 2 (B.L. Gardner, D.G. Johnson).


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About the Editor

Bruce L. Gardner

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA

Gordon C. Rausser

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA