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Evaluation Of Current Soil Conservation Strategies

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  • Easter, K. William
  • Cotner, Melvin L.

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The paper is divided into four broad selections. The first section spells out the major reasons for public action in regard to soil conservation. The second section briefly discusses the current soil conservation investments both public and private. The third section evaluates the current strategies, ranging from cost-sharing to regulation, in terms of economic, political, and administration effectiveness. Finally, the concluding section suggest what we have learned from the evaluation and what needs to be done so that future evaluations will have a firmer analytic basis.

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Paper provided by University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics in its series Staff Papers with number 13359.

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Date of creation: 1981
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Handle: RePEc:ags:umaesp:13359

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Keywords: Land Economics/Use;

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  1. Leitch, Jay A. & Danielson, Leon E., 1979. "Social, Economic, And Institutional Incentives To Drain Or Preserve Prairie Wetlands," Economic Reports 13070, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
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  1. Easter, K. William, 1991. "Differences In The Transaction Costs Of Strategies To Control Agricultural Chemical Offsite And Undersite Damages," Staff Papers 13421, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.

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