Agricultural Markets and Prices, by Darren Hudson incorporates new data and devotes extra time and area to the problems of agricultural industrialization and market structure prone to be faced by applied economists.
Agricultural markets have modified rapidly lately, and whereas standard therapies of worth evaluation are nonetheless related, there’s a vital need to coach students to work within the new world of agricultural markets. On the identical time, it explicitly contains way more examples/case research and covers points in regression evaluation and empiricism in far higher depth than other books at this level.
The mixing of empirical techniques makes this book readily usable for instructors who want to incorporate knowledge evaluation of their courses. This book additionally locations a heavier emphasis on market construction, imperfect competitors, vertical coordination, contracting, and so on.
Creator places an excessive emphasis on market structure, imperfect competition, vertical coordination, contracting, etc., providing college students with the mandatory background to know the brand new atmosphere during which they will be anticipated to operate.
Offering college students with the mandatory background to understand the new setting by which they will be expected to operate, including some introduction to recreation idea with applications, Agricultural Markets and Prices, by Darren Hudson is indispensable reading for both upper-stage undergraduates and graduate students.
Chapters on more superior techniques resembling survey design and conjoint evaluation are also included. Every chapter affords sensible examples used to make key factors, “key questions” for evaluation functions, workouts, and questions posed to students that can be used by instructors to stimulate classroom discussion.
Agricultural Markets and Prices [Hardcover]
Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition