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Risk, uncertainty, and agricultural development

Risk, uncertainty, and agricultural development

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Published by Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture, Agricultural Development Council in College, Laguna, Philippines, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Agriculture -- Decision making -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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    Statementedited by James A. Roumasset, Jean-Marc Boussard, Inderjit Singh.
    ContributionsRoumasset, James A., Boussard, Jean-Marc., Singh, Inderjit, 1941-, Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture., Agricultural Development Council.
    LC ClassificationsHD1411 .R47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 453 p. :
    Number of Pages453
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4130808M
    LC Control Number80108046

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Risk and Uncertainty in Agricultural Development held in Batan, Mexico in March I t s publication is a joint undertaking of SEARCA and ADC.

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& Agricultural Development Council. Risk and uncertainty in agricultural development ADC. economics. Chapters also deal with linear programming, risk and uncertainty and intertemporal resource allocation. Two new chapters have been added dealing with contemporary production theory in the factor and product markets.

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The text has been altered as little as possible from the original edition (Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit, Frank H. Knight, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Economics in the State University of Iowa; Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Co.,The Riverside Press, ).

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Agricultural production faces a myriad of risks. Nevertheless, two major risks are of concern to the agricultural sector, price risk caused by potential volatility in prices and production risk resulting from uncertainty about the levels of production.

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