A Systems Approach to U.S. Wheat Policy

A system dynamics computer simulation model called GRAIN1 can be used to analyze public policy alternatives in the agricultural economy. American farm policy has been aimed at controlling commodity productions cyclic processes faced with many uncertainties. A systems approach such as GRAIN1, used to analyze six alternate future policies for wheat, can assist policymakers by assessing some of the critical trade offs and consequences of alternate policies.


Issue Date:
1979-04
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/148541
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/148541
Published in:
Agricultural Economics Research, Volume 31, Number 2
Page range:
1-9
Total Pages:
9




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