AN EXAMINATION OF AGRICULTURTAL PRICE POLICY OPTIONS IN BANGLADESH: OUTPUT PRICE VS. INPUT SUBSIDIES
Richard F. Nehring
No 279426, 1982 Annual Meeting, August 1-4, Logan, Utah from American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association)
A normalized restricted profit function is used to estimate profit and factor demand functions from farm-level cross sectional data for the winter rice crop in Bangladesh. The results indicate that output price is a more important and less expensive policy tool than fertilizer and irrigation price to influence output supply and resources allocation.
Keywords: Demand and Price Analysis; International Development; International Relations/Trade (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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