Measuring the impacts of the CAP in Spain: A CGE model approach

The Mid Term Review introduced a decoupling of agricultural support from production decisions, although with opt-out clauses for specific payments in particular sectors. The ‘Health Check’ seeks to deepen the degree of decoupling, whilst importantly for Spain, offers the option of extending this model of support to the fruit and vegetables sectors. Employing a computable general equilibrium model, this paper sets out to quantitatively assess the agro-food and macroeconomic impacts of the Mid Term Review and Health Check proposals in Spain. With greater decoupling, agricultural output falls slightly, whilst resources are reallocated in favour of arable activities.


Variant title:
Una evaluación de los impactos de la PAC en España: Un análisis de equilibrio general computable
Issue Date:
2010
Publication Type:
Journal Article
DOI and Other Identifiers:
1578-0732 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/94626
Published in:
Economia Agraria y Recursos Naturales, Volume 10, Number 01
Page range:
101-121
Total Pages:
21
JEL Codes:
C68; Q18.




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