Economics and policy

Policy Considerations in Revitalizing Local and Regional Food Systems

Comments on policy barriers and opportunities for building stronger local and regional food systems.

Changes in Debt Patterns and Financial Structure of Farm Businesses: A Double Hurdle Approach

This paper uses a double hurdle model to help explain one aspect of the changing capital structure of U.S. production agriculture--the increase in the number of debt free farms.

Mapping the policy process in Nigeria

How research can feed into the policy process in developing countries in genera