Agricultural economics

Clasificación: HD 1433 D795 2011 | Agregado: 07/10/2020

 H. Evan Drummond, John W. Goodwin. -- 3a. ed. -- Upper Saddle River : Pearson Education, 2011.
xiii, 394 p.; 28 cm.
ISBN 978-0-13-607192-1.
Incluye índice.
Contenido: Foundations -- The food industry -- Introduction to agricultural economics -- Introduction to market price determination -- The firm as a production unit -- Costs and optimal output levels -- Supply, market adjustments, and input demand -- Imperfect competition and government regulation -- The theory of consumer behavior -- The concept of elasticity -- Money and financial intermediaries -- The circular flow of income -- Monetary policy -- Fiscal policy -- International trade -- Agricultural policy -- Food marketing : from stable to table -- Futures markets -- Financial markets -- Investment analysis -- Farm service sector -- The economics of market failure -- The Malthusian dilemma -- Economic development and food.