Convergence in Agriculture: Evidence from the European Regions

Although there have been numerous studies on regional convergence, agriculture has received far less attention. In this study, the intention is to augment the existing literature by testing for convergence in agricultural productivity among the EU-26 regions. A low rate of absolute convergence is estimated over the period 1995-2004 whilst evidence of club convergence is apparent.


Issue Date:
2010-08
Publication Type:
Journal article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/118866
Published in:
Agricultural Economics Review, Volume 11, Issue 2
Page range:
84-96
Total Pages:
13
JEL Codes:
Q10; O47; C2




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