EE 491: Analysis of Agricultural Production and Policy

3 (3-0-6)

Prerequisites: EE311

Production, supply, and the cost of producing agricultural products in the short-term and long-term. Analyzing market structure of the factors of production. Production at risk, forecasting, information, and production adjustment. Changes in technology, productivity, and efficiency in agricultural production. The roles and influence of institutions such as land ownership, agricultural credit, the cooperative system, contract farming, and governmental policies affecting agricultural production and efficiency.