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Cooperatives and the Risk Aversion of Farmers


  • Olimov, Jafar


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  • Olimov, Jafar, 2014. "Cooperatives and the Risk Aversion of Farmers," 2014 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2014, Minneapolis, Minnesota 170833, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:aaea14:170833
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.170833

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    6. Hueth, Brent & Marcoul, Philippe, 2007. "The Cooperative Firm as Monitored Credit," Staff Paper Series 508, University of Wisconsin, Agricultural and Applied Economics.
    7. Fulton, Murray E. & Larson, Kathy A., 2009. "The Restructuring of the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool: Overconfidence and Agency," Journal of Cooperatives, NCERA-210, vol. 23, pages 1-20.
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