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Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: policy, implications, jointness, degree, agriculture, evaluating, multifunctionality
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2008-05-16
ISBN-10: 9264033610
ISBN-13: 9789264033610

These proceedings examine the nature and strength of jointness between agricultural commodity production and non-commodity outputs from the perspective of three areas important to the agricultural sector: rural development, environmental externalities and food security. This workshop also examined whether the relationships among these non-commodity outputs were complementary or competing. Finally, the policy implications that could be derived from the findings of this workshop were also a key element in the discussions and are summarized in the Rapporteur's summary.--Publisher's description.

Author: Anna Alberini
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: countries, survey, developing, method, contingent, valuation, applications
Number of Pages: 76
Published: 2000
ISBN-10: 9251045275
ISBN-13: 9789251045275

Agriculture, in addition to producing food, hides and fibre, also provides many other goods and services not priced in the market. These include environmental outputs such as rural amenities and disamenities, but also social and cultural functions. The economic value of these non-market goods and services of agriculture can be assessed by estimating how much purchasing power people would be willing to give up to acquire those outputs if they were forced to make a choice. The contingent valuation method (CVM) is one of the most widely used methodologies developed for the measurement of the valu

Author: Keith Robin Mackay
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: government, support, systems, build
Number of Pages: 172
Published: 2007-07-05
ISBN-10: 0821371916
ISBN-13: 9780821371916

A growing number of governments are working to improve their performance by creating systems to measure and help them understand their performance. These systems for monitoring and evaluation (M&E) are used to measure the quantity, quality and targeting of the goods and services ”the outputs ”that the state provides and to measure the outcomes and impacts resulting from these outputs. These systems are also a vehicle to facilitate understanding of the causes of good and poor performance. The studies of this volume start by focusing on exactly what monitoring and evaluation has to offer to

Author: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Asse
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: outputs, sustaining, ecosystems, producing, uses, service, planning, accommodating, forest
Number of Pages: 206
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 1428921230
ISBN-13: 9781428921238

Author: Matthew J. Scire
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: program, data, compliance, outputs, could, improved, ensure, action, stabilization, hud, grantees, taking, neighborhood
Number of Pages: 55
ISBN-10: 1437944442
ISBN-13: 9781437944440

Author: Brian D. Perry
Publisher: ILRI (aka ILCA and ILRAD)
Keywords: roadmap, india, agra, workshop, november, december, outputs, subsequent, report, endemic, control, tools, improving, foot, mouth, global, disease, settings
Number of Pages: 92
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 9291462012
ISBN-13: 9789291462018

Author: Dr. Robert Yoder
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: irrigation, system, nepal, mauja, chhattis, management, farmers, organization
Number of Pages: 157
Published: 1994
ISBN-10: 9290903023
ISBN-13: 9789290903024

Descriptive overview of the chhattis mauja system, Management of operations, Analysis of irrigation and agricultural system outputs, Management of maintenance, The cost of system operation and maintenance, Summary and conclusion.
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