DO FARM BUSINESSES AND BIG BUSINESSES APPLY DIFFERENT CAPITAL BUDGETING PROCEDURES?

Recent studies of capital budgeting procedures used by business executives suggest increasing use of present value methods. This study compares Massachusetts greenhouse business managers use of capital budgeting procedures to those of Fortune 1000 firms. Results indicate that different capital budgeting procedures are used and that the payback criterion remains the most popular for the farm firms studied. Some implications for Extension finance educators are drawn.


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Issue Date:
1995-10
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/31597
Published in:
Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, Volume 24, Number 2
Page range:
149-155
Total Pages:
7




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