Production and uses of subject-matter research in federal service: observations from research on Farmer Mac

Rapid institutional innovation in the 1980's has led to problems that exceed the scope of research normally assumed by individual researchers. During such periods of rapid change, subject-matter research may be particularly useful. This paper reviews research on the Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac) and examines its role in the policy debate.


Issue Date:
1991-07
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/172754
Published in:
Agricultural Economics: The Journal of the International Association of Agricultural Economists, Volume 05, Issue 3
Page range:
237-251
Total Pages:
16




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