FARM LEVEL IMPACTS OF IMPROVING ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY UNDER RISK

Nonpoint-source pollution can be reduced by altering land use. A methodology to evaluate alternative management systems and the resulting economic and environmental impacts under risk is presented. Results show that a 20% reduction in leaching losses decreased net income by only $50 to $600 depending upon the level of risk aversion.


Issue Date:
Aug 04 1991
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/271085
Language:
English
Total Pages:
16




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