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  1. Economics and Management of the Food Industry

    By Jeffrey H. Dorfman

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    This book analyzes the economics of the food industry at every stage between the farm gate and the kitchen counter. Central to the text are agricultural marketing problems such as the allocation of production between competing products (such as fresh and frozen markets), spatial competition,...

    Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Food Economics

    Industry and Markets

    By Henning O. Hansen

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    Food and food markets still enjoy a pivotal role in the world economy and the international food industry is moving towards greater consolidation and globalization, with increased vertical integration and changes to market structure. Companies grow bigger in order to obtain economies of scale and...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  3. Agricultural Finance

    By Charles B. Moss

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    This textbook integrates financial economics and management in the area of agricultural finance. The presentation of financial economics discusses how the credit needs of farmer/borrowers are met by depositors through commercial banks. The financial management content presents methods used to make...

    Published April 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. The World of Agricultural Economics

    An Introduction

    By Carin Martiin

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    This textbook takes a truly international approach towards agricultural economics, uniting many different perspectives on the subject and providing insight into agriculture in general, and into how practical farming works in particular. The book is laced throughout with real world examples and...

    Published April 1st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Economic Growth and Sustainable Development

    By Peter Neal Hess

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    Economic growth, reflected in increases in national output per capita, makes possible an improved material standard of living. Sustainable development, popularly and concisely defined as ‘meeting the needs of the present generations without compromising the ability of future generations to meet...

    Published March 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Agribusiness Management

    By Freddie L. Barnard, Jay T. Akridge, Frank J. Dooley, John C. Foltz

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    Today’s food and agribusiness managers operate in a rapidly changing, highly volatile, international, high technology, consumer-focused world. This new edition of Agribusiness Management was written to help prepare students and managers for a successful career in this new world of food and fiber...

    Published May 30th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Sustainability Economics

    An Introduction

    By Peter Bartelmus

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    The book is a concise introduction to an emerging field within economics. Drawing on numerous disciplines, including environmental science, environmental and ecological economics and optimal growth theory, sustainability remains a hazy and complex subject. The author set out with two objectives:...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Forestry Economics

    A Managerial Approach

    By John E. Wagner

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    Forestry Economics introduces students and practitioners to all aspects of the management and economics of forestry. The book adopts the approach of managerial economics textbooks and applies this to the unique processes and problems faced by managers of forests. While most forestry economics books...

    Published July 24th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Agricultural Marketing

    Structural Models for Price Analysis

    By James Vercammen

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    The price of food has become very volatile in recent years for a variety of reasons, including a strengthened connection between the prices of agricultural commodities and other commodities such as oil and metals, more volatile production due to more frequent droughts and floods, and a rising...

    Published April 20th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Economics of Agricultural Development

    2nd Edition

    By George W. Norton, Jeffrey Alwang, William A. Masters

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    The globalization of goods, services and capital for agriculture is fundamental to the future of developing countries and has major implications for the fight against poverty and sustainability of the environment. In recent years, agriculture has once again returned to a position of centre stage as...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge