Goods provision through agriculture in the new financial framework of the European Union

The paper aims to explain funding European public goods from the EU budget. The author characterises categories of goods and refers to the current EU financial perspective. Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) offers a range of measures to support the types of farming, management practices needed for the provision of public goods, both environmental and social. In addition to biodiversity and landscape, agriculture can also help to provide other environmental public goods, such as high quality air, soil and water and a stable climate as well as improve the resilience of land to natural disasters. Agriculture also plays an essential role in delivering other public goods, including food security and rural vitality.


Issue Date:
2016
Publication Type:
Journal Article
DOI and Other Identifiers:
p-ISSN 0044-1600 (Other)
e-ISSN 2392-3458 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/249740
Page range:
143-152
Total Pages:
10
Series Statement:
Problems of Agricultural Economics
1




 Record created 2017-04-01, last modified 2017-08-29

Fulltext:
Download fulltext
PDF

Rate this document:

Rate this document:
1
2
3
 
(Not yet reviewed)