Forward and Backward Linkages: Implications for Ag-Related Employment

Forward and backward linkages in the U.S. food production and distribution system in 1972 and 1977 are measured utilizing a technique that sequentially assesses forward linkages without double-counting of backward linkages. The employment implications of changing export and domestic consumption final demand on forward and backward linkages are examined.


Issue Date:
Aug 02 1987
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/270105
Language:
English
Total Pages:
15




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