The effect of the EU farm payments policy and its recent reform on farm income inequality
AbstractFarm direct payments (DPs) have been the main instrument of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) to support farm income in the EU. This paper addresses the role of direct payments granted in the context of the market and income support policies and of rural development policies in the distribution of farm income among farmers.
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Income inequality; Government farm program payments; Common Agricultural Policy; Direct payments; Disaggregation of the Gini coefficient;
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