Governance, economic, social and environmental sustainability of farms of different luridical type in Bulgaria
Hrabrin Bachev ()
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The issue of assessment of absolute and comparative sustainability of major farming structures is among the most topical for researchers, farmers, investors, administrators, politicians, interests groups and public at large. Despite that practically there are no assessments on sustainability level of Bulgarian farms of different juridical type in conditions of European Union Common Agricultural Policy implementation. This article applies a holistic framework and assesses absolute and comparative sustainability of Bulgarian farming enterprises of different juridical type. Initially the method of the study is outlined, and overall characteristics of surveyed holdings presented. After that an assessment is made of integral, governance, economic, social, environmental sustainability of farming structures of different juridical type. Next, structure of farms with different sustainability levels is analyzed. Finally, conclusion from the study and directions for further research and amelioration of sustainability assessments suggested.
Keywords: farm sustainability; governance; economic; social; ecological aspects; Bulgaria (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D1 D2 D23 Q12 Q15 Q18 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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