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Some Aspects Of Income Stabilization For Primary Producers

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  • Houck, James P.
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    The objectives of this paper are two-fold. The first is to discuss the basic economics of an aggregate industry income stabilization policy for primary producers. The second is to examine post-World War II income instability in Australian wool, wheat, and beef and to apportion it into its price and output components. This analysis provides a basis for discussing income stabilization in the Australian context.

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    Article provided by Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society in its journal Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics.

    Volume (Year): 17 (1973)
    Issue (Month): 03 (December)

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    Handle: RePEc:ags:ajaeau:22322
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    1. Campbell, Keith O., 1958. "The Challenge Of Production Instability In Australian Agriculture," Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 2(01).
    2. Powell, Alan A., 1960. "Production And Income Uncertainty In The Wool Industry: An Aggregative Approach," Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 4(01), July.
    3. Longworth, John W., 1967. "The Stabilization And Distribution Effects Of The Australian Wheat Industry Stabilization Scheme," Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 11(01), June.
    4. Clement A. Tisdell, 1972. "Some Circumstances In Which Price Stabilization By The Wool Commission Reduces Incomes," Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 16(2), pages 94-101, 08.
    5. Benton F. Massell, 1969. "Price Stabilization and Welfare," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 83(2), pages 284-298.
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