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Positive multi-criteria models in agriculture for energy and environmental policy analysis

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  • Stelios Rozakis

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    (Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Department, Agricultural University of Athens)

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Environmental consciousness and accompanying actions have been paralleled by the evolution of multi-criteria methods which have provided tools to assist policy makers in discovering compromises in order to muddle through. This paper recalls the development of multi-criteria methods in agriculture, focusing on their contribution to produce input or output functions useful for environmental and/or energy policy. Response curves generated by MC models can more accurately predict farmers’ response to market and policy parameters compared with classic profit maximizing behavior. Concrete examples from recent literature illustrate the above statements and ideas for further research are provided.

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Paper provided by Agricultural University of Athens, Department Of Agricultural Economics in its series Working Papers with number 2010-04.

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Length: 22 Pages
Date of creation: 2010
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Handle: RePEc:aua:wpaper:2010-04

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Keywords: multi-criteria models; interval programming; supply curves; bio-energy; policy analysis;

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  1. Kazakci, Akin & Rozakis, Stelios, 2005. "Energy Crop Supply in France: A Min-Max Regret Approach," 2005 International Congress, August 23-27, 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark 24751, European Association of Agricultural Economists.
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