AGRICULTURAL POLICY ANALYSIS: DISCUSSION

Agricultural economists are appropriately concerned about their profession's contributions to policy decisions. An examination of alternative approaches to transforming policy analyses is in order. There are opportunities to (a) focus on income and wealth distribution, (b) give attention to the public as a primary client, (c) avoid advocacy, and (d) adjust institutions in ways that encourage participation in policy analyses including the development of data systems.


Variant title:
Policy advocacy
Issue Date:
1996-07
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/15250
Published in:
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Volume 28, Number 1
Page range:
52-56
Total Pages:
5




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