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Title: 2012 Michigan Land Values and Leasing Rates
Authors: Wittenberg, Eric
Wolf, Christopher A.
Authors (Email): Wittenberg, Eric (wittenbe@msu.edu)
Wolf, Christopher (wolfch@msu.edu)
Keywords: Agribusiness
Farm Management
Financial Economics
Land Economics/Use
Production Economics
Issue Date: 2012-11
Series/Report no.: Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics>Agricultural Economic Report Series
643
Abstract: Land is a natural resource that is valued for many reasons. Farmers utilize land to earn their livelihood and as a store of wealth for future retirement. Rural residents have increasingly sought open space for home sites and pursuit of a lifestyle. Developers seek financial opportunities to invest in and develop land for non-farm uses. For some, land is viewed as an investment and a hedge against inflation. This myriad of demands for land combined with its fixed supply continually alters its market price.
URI: http://purl.umn.edu/140027
Institution/Association: Michigan State University>Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics>Agricultural Economic Report Series
Total Pages: 26
Collections:Agricultural Economic Report Series

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