The Reform of the Common Agricultural Policy: The Case of the MacSharry Reforms

The Reform of the Common Agricultural Policy: The Case of the MacSharry Reforms

by CABI, A. Kay
     
 

ISBN-10: 0851992986

ISBN-13: 9780851992983

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: CAB International North America


This book examines the political and economic processes at work behind the MacSharry reforms, which were enacted in 1992 in the latest attempt to reform the Common Agriculture Policy. The author takes an interdisciplinary approach, examining alternatives to the standard neo-classical agricultural economics and considering in particular the public choice paradigm.  See more details below

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This book examines the political and economic processes at work behind the MacSharry reforms, which were enacted in 1992 in the latest attempt to reform the Common Agriculture Policy. The author takes an interdisciplinary approach, examining alternatives to the standard neo-classical agricultural economics and considering in particular the public choice paradigm.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851992983
Publisher:
CAB International North America
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Series:
CABI Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations
1Introduction1
2An Economic Analysis of the Common Agricultural Policy11
3The History of CAP Reform28
4The Pressures for the MacSharry Reforms48
5The Public Choice Paradigm of Decision-making Systems73
6The Policy Process of the MacSharry Reforms98
7The Effects of the MacSharry Reforms130
8Interpretations of the MacSharry Reforms153
9Conclusions164
App.: the Case Study Methodology171
Bibliography175
Index184

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