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Applications Of Dynamic Programming To Agricultural Decision Problems

1st Edition

By C. Robert Taylor

CRC Press

198 pages

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pub: 2019-08-30
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Description

A collection of articles which provide examples that demonstrate the application of dynamic programming to a wide variety of decision problems in agriculture.

Table of Contents

Dynamic programming and the curses of dimensionality, C. Robert Taylor; representation of preferences in dynamic optimization models under uncertainty, Thomas P. Zacharias; counterintuitive decision rules in complex dynamic models - a case study, James W. Mjelde et al; optimal stochastic replacement of farm machinery, Cole R. Gustafson; optimal crop rotations to control cephalosporium stripe in winter wheat, Joan Danielson; optimal participation in the conservation reserve programme, Celia Ahrens Allard; a profit comparison of range culling decisions in the Southwest, Russell Tronstad and Russell Gum; optimal farm programme participation and base acreage adjustment under alternative programme provisions, Patricia A. Duffy; stochastic dynamic programming models - an application to agricultural investment, Frank S. Novak and Gary D. Schnitkey; modelling dynamics and risk under discrete stochastic programming - a farm capital structure application, Allen M. Featherstone et al; a dynamic programming analysis of a variable amortization loan plan, G.D. Schnitkey and F.S. Novak.

About the Author

Robert C. Taylor

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI086000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General