Agricultural Economics Products

  • Food Security and Development

    Country Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Udaya Sekhar Nagothu

    The global food system is characterized by large numbers of people experiencing food insecurity and hunger on the one hand, and vast amounts of food waste and overconsumption on the other. This book brings together experiences from different countries addressing the challenges associated with food…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge

  • Food Production and Nature Conservation

    Conflicts and Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Iain J. Gordon, Herbert H.T. Prins, Geoff R. Squire

    Feeding the world's growing human population is increasingly challenging, especially as more people adopt a western diet and lifestyle. Doing so without causing damage to nature poses an even greater challenge. This book argues that in order to create a sustainable food supply whilst conserving…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • The Trans-Oceanic Marketing Channel

    A New Tool for Understanding Tropical Africa's Export Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Erdener Kaynak

    If you feel you have a disjointed, or unbalanced, view of the global system of demand and supply, you are probably correct. Most studies leave out a very important part of the system--the marketing channel. That is why Laurens van der Laan developed and wrote this book, The Trans-Oceanic Marketing…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • The Communication Scarcity in Agriculture

    1st Edition

    By Jessica Eise, Whitney Hodde

    Today, the general public craves information on food and agriculture with an unprecedented passion. But the agricultural sector, unaccustomed to an interested and inquisitive society, has largely failed to respond to the public’s demands for information. Instead, corporations, time-pressed…

    Paperback – 2016-07-14
    Routledge

  • Consumer Economics

    Issues and Behaviors, 3rd Edition

    By Elizabeth B. Goldsmith

    From identity theft to product recalls, from what we once thought of as unshakeable institutions to increasing concerns about sustainability, consumer issues are an integral part of modern life. This fully updated third edition of Consumer Economics offers students an accessible and thorough guide…

    Hardback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge

  • Pollination Services to Agriculture

    Sustaining and enhancing a key ecosystem service, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Gemmill-Herren

    It is only recently that the immense economic value of pollination to agriculture has been appreciated. At the same time, the alarming collapse in populations of bees and other pollinators has highlighted the urgency of addressing this issue. This book focuses on the specific measures and practices…

    Paperback – 2016-04-13
    Routledge

  • Agribusiness Management

    5th Edition

    By Freddie L. Barnard, John C. Foltz, Elizabeth A. Yeager

    Today’s food and agribusiness managers operate in a rapidly changing, highly volatile, international, high technology, consumer-focused world. Agribusiness Management helps prepare students and managers for a successful career in this new world of food and fiber production and marketing. This text…

    Paperback – 2016-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

  • Principles of Agricultural Economics

    2nd Edition

    By Andrew Barkley, Paul W. Barkley

    Principles of Agricultural Economics, now in its second edition, showcases the power of economic principles to explain and predict issues and current events in the food, agricultural, agribusiness, international trade, natural resource and other sectors. The field of agricultural economics has…

    Paperback – 2016-03-10
    Routledge

  • Biochar in European Soils and Agriculture

    Science and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Shackley, Greet Ruysschaert, Kor Zwart, Bruno Glaser

    This user-friendly book introduces biochar to potential users in the professional sphere. It de-mystifies the scientific, engineering and managerial issues surrounding biochar for the benefit of audiences including policy makers, landowners and farmers, land use, agricultural and environmental…

    Hardback – 2016-02-22
    Routledge

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis

    Financial And Economic Appraisal Using Spreadsheets, 2nd Edition

    By Harry F. Campbell, Richard P.C. Brown

    A social cost-benefit analysis of a proposed publicly funded project, or public policy change, may be commissioned by a municipal, state or federal government, by a government aid agency, or by an international. Proponents of a private project which has significant social impacts may also…

    Paperback – 2015-07-28
    Routledge

  • Community Seed Banks

    Origins, Evolution and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ronnie Vernooy, Pitambar Shrestha, Bhuwon Sthapit

    Community seed banks first appeared towards the end of the 1980s, established with the support of international and national non-governmental organizations. This book is the first to provide a global review of their development and includes a wide range of case studies.  Countries that…

    Paperback – 2015-05-14
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Agricultural Policy in the United States

    Evolution and Economics, 1st Edition

    By James L. Novak, James W. Pease, Larry D. Sanders

    Agricultural Policy in the US: Evolution and Economics traces the foundation of US agricultural policy from its colonial roots to the present, using economic concepts to analyze and interpret political and economic consequences. Ancient Roman food and agricultural reform, English Corn Law and other…

    Paperback – 2015-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

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