Agricultural Economics (Field 9)

EE491 Agricultural Production and Policy

3 (3-0-6) 

Prerequisites: EE311

Agricultural production. The cost of producing agricultural products in short-term and long-term. Market structure of the factors of production. Farm production and investment decision at risk. Technological changes, productivity, and efficiency in agricultural production. The roles and influence of institutions such as land ownership, credit system, the cooperative system, and governmental policies affecting agricultural production.