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Farm-level modelling : techniques, applications and policy / edited by Shailesh Shrestha (Agricultural Economist, SRUC 'Scotland's Rural College', Edinburgh, UK), Andrew Barnes (Reader in Innovation and Behavioural Change, SRUC, Edinburgh, UK), and Bouda Vosough Ahmadi (Agricultural Economis, SRUC, Edinburgh, UK).

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Boston, MA : CABI, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xvii, 220 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Policy impact assessment -- Positive mathematical programming -- Modelling farm level adaptations under external shocks -- Farm level modelling, risk and uncertainty -- Modelling farm-level biosecurity management -- Modelling farm efficiency -- Quantifying agricultural greenhouse gas emissions and identifying cost-effective mitigation measures -- Moving beyond the farm: representing farms in regional modelling -- Farm level microsimulation models -- Scaling up and out: agent based modelling to include farmer regimes -- Catchment-level modelling -- Modelling food supply chains -- Linkage of a farm group model to a partial equilibrium model -- Conclusions: the state-of-the-art of farm modelling and promising directions.
Subject(s):
AgricultureEconomic aspectsMathematical models [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9781780644288 ((hbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1780644280 ((hbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((epub))
LCCN:
2016002564
OCLC:
936257010
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