By Constantin Zopounidis, Nikos Kalogeras, Konstadinos Mattas, Gert van Dijk, George Baourakis
This ebook specializes in using farm point, micro- and macro-data of cooperative platforms and networks in constructing new powerful, trustworthy and coherent modeling instruments for agricultural and environmental coverage research. The efficacy of public intervention on agriculture is basically decided by means of the lifestyles of trustworthy info at the results of coverage thoughts and marketplace advancements on farmers' construction judgements and particularly, on key concerns corresponding to degrees of agricultural and non-agricultural output, land use and earning, use of usual assets, sustainable-centric administration, structural switch and the viability of kin farms. during the last years, a number of tools and analytical instruments were constructed for coverage research utilizing numerous units of information. Such equipment were in line with built-in methods with the intention to examine the above key matters and feature therefore tried to supply a strong setting for choice making, rather in an period of radical swap for either agriculture and the broader economy.
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