IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/p/ags/eaae08/44438.html
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Sustainable Rural Development in Environmentally Protected Areas of Hungary and Austria: The Role of CAP payments

Author

Listed:
  • Katona-Kovacs, Judit
  • Dax, Thomas

Abstract

Although there are steps in the direction that the application of Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) instruments in different regions has to take account of the territorial dimension, these have to be further improved. This aspect attains particular relevance in ecologically sensitive areas. The aim of the paper is to examine the role of CAP instruments in two National Parks from the aspect of sustainable rural development. The two selected National Parks are both very famous protected areas in Hungary and Austria, situated in very different landscapes and representing different types of national parks. The territorial distribution of the CAP Pillar 1 and Pillar 2 payments are analysed against the specific local role and the regional and national contexts. The comparison addresses the different policy background of the two countries with their different history and experience within the CAP system. It particularly discusses the regional expenditure structure with regard to the place-specific role of agri-environmental payments.

Suggested Citation

  • Katona-Kovacs, Judit & Dax, Thomas, 2008. "Sustainable Rural Development in Environmentally Protected Areas of Hungary and Austria: The Role of CAP payments," 2008 International Congress, August 26-29, 2008, Ghent, Belgium 44438, European Association of Agricultural Economists.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:eaae08:44438
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://purl.umn.edu/44438
    Download Restriction: no

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. Osuch, Amanda, 2005. "The Impact of First and Second Pillars' Aids from CAP on Farm Profits in France," 2005 International Congress, August 23-27, 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark 24576, European Association of Agricultural Economists.
    2. Andrew K. Copus & Mats Johansson & Ronald W. McQuaid, 2007. "One Size Fits All? Regional Differentiation and Rural Development Policy," EuroChoices, The Agricultural Economics Society, vol. 6(3), pages 13-21, December.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    Citations

    Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
    as


    Cited by:

    1. Katona-Kovacs, Judit & Dax, Thomas & Machold, Ingrid, 8. "Governance of market in the case of local of the "rural web" - case study of an Austrian and Hungarian National Park region," Rural Areas and Development, European Rural Development Network, vol. 8.

    More about this item

    Keywords

    National Parks; CAP; territorial dimension; Community/Rural/Urban Development; Q20; Q01;

    JEL classification:

    • Q20 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation - - - General
    • Q01 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - General - - - Sustainable Development

    NEP fields

    This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:ags:eaae08:44438. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (AgEcon Search). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/eaaeeea.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If CitEc recognized a reference but did not link an item in RePEc to it, you can help with this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.