Exploring The Role Of Succession Patterns In Central And Eastern European'S Dualistic Farm Structures
AbstractThis paper analyses the interplay between farm adjustments on individual farms in dualistic farm structures over time using an agent-based simulation approach. In particular, explore the development of individual farms when there are off-farm work opportunities and different propensities of younger farm successors to take over the farm. Results show that despite of large numbers of individual farms leaving agriculture, the impacts on land use, production, and income are independent on different propensities to take over a farm.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by European Association of Agricultural Economists in its series 107th Seminar, January 30-February 1, 2008, Sevilla, Spain with number 6668.
Date of creation: 2008
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dualistic farm structures; individual farms; generation change; succession; Farm Management; Institutional and Behavioral Economics;
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- NEP-ALL-2008-11-25 (All new papers)
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