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Agricultural Economics

Current Issues

Edited by Surendra N. Kulshreshtha

University of Saskatchewan

Agricultural Economics - Current Issues is a review of topics related to the economics of agriculture in various parts of the world. It contains a total of seven chapters. These contributions are related to some of the significant current problems facing these regions. The book is divided into four parts. The first part is simply an introduction to the field of agricultural economics. It charts the development of the field from its origin of farm management economics to the current state of a variety of subjects in various parts of the world. In the second section, an issue related to marketing is discussed. This is followed in the third section by an issue related to water resource economics. In the last section the remaining three chapters are devoted to agricultural environment-related topics. All chapters present guidance for policymaking.

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Agricultural EconomicsCurrent IssuesEdited by Surendra N. Kulshreshtha

Published: October 30th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78437

ISBN: 978-1-78984-050-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-049-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-637-1

Copyright year: 2019

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7001 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

15 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Agricultural Economics

By Surendra N. Kulshreshtha


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2. Date Palm Value Chain Analysis and Marketing Opportunities for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries

By Boubaker Dhehibi, Mohamed Ben Salah and Aymen Frija


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3. Effects of Water Scarcity on the Performances of the Agricultural Sector and Adaptation Strategies in Tunisia

By Ali Chebil, Aymen Frija, Mariem Makhlouf, Chokri Thabet and Sihem Jebari


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4. Local Techniques for Crop Conservation in Burkina Faso: Analysis of the Valorization Status and Perception of Tilgr-Baore Technology

By Kala Brigitte Hema, Bienlo Annick Marina Paré and Marie-Thérèse Arcens Somé


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5. Value Chain-Induced Constraints Limiting Scale of Conservation Agriculture in South Africa

By Wolfgang Johann von Loeper, Scott Drimie and James Blignaut


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6. Coastal Community Adaptation to Climate Change-Induced Salinity Intrusion in Bangladesh

By Golam Rabbani, Sirazoom Munira and Samia Saif


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7. Social Value of Urban Rooftop Farming: A Hong Kong Case Study

By Ting Wang and Mathew Pryor


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