EFFECTS OF ALTERNATIVE FARM PROGRAMS AND LEVELS OF PRICE VARIABILITY ON TEXAS COTTON FARMS

This study examines the effects of alternative government farm programs and hypothetical price variability levels on two Texas cotton farms which were simulated stochastically over a 10-year period. Results indicate that a combination of high price variability and participation in government programs stimulates growth and wealth accumulation.


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Issue Date:
1986-12
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/29776
Published in:
Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 18, Number 2
Page range:
97-106
Total Pages:
10




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