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Examining the Relationship of Conservation Compliance and Farm Program Incentives

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  • Doering, Otto
  • Smith, Katherine R.

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Table of Contents: Executive Summary; History; Why Do We Have Conservation Compliance?; Compliance Nuts and Bolts; Compliance Effects Depend on Socioeconomic Factors; Conservation Compliance Works; The Complexity of Program Incentives; Soil Erosion Rates to Rise in the Absence of Farm Program Incentives; Concluding Observations; References

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  • Doering, Otto & Smith, Katherine R., 2012. "Examining the Relationship of Conservation Compliance and Farm Program Incentives," C-FARE Reports 156624, Council on Food, Agricultural, and Resource Economics (C-FARE).
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:cfarer:156624
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.156624
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