The Economics of Agriculture and Natural Resources

The Case of Iran

  • Masoomeh Rashidghalam

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Agricultural Resilience and Sustainability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Leila Hassani, Mahmoud Daneshvar kakhki, Mahmoud Sabuhi sabouni, Peter Fantke
      Pages 11-20
    3. Leila Hassani, Mahmoud Daneshvar kakhki, Mahmoud Sabuhi sabouni, Peter Fantke
      Pages 21-30
    4. Marziyeh Manafi Mollayosefi, Babollah Hayati, Esmaeil Pishbahar, Javad Nematian
      Pages 31-46
  3. Agricultural Producers and Consumers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Sasan Torabi, Arash Dourandish, Mahmoud Daneshvar Kakhki, Ali Kianirad, Hosein Mohammadi
      Pages 49-71
    3. Maryam Haghjou, Babollah Hayati, Esmaeil Pishbahar, Morteza Molaei
      Pages 109-123
    4. Maryam Haghjou, Babollah Hayati, Esmaeil Pishbahar
      Pages 125-139
  4. Energy Use in Agriculture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. Zahra Rasouli, Mohammad Ghahremanzadeh, Masoomeh Rashidghalam
      Pages 171-181
    3. Pariya Bagheri, Sahar Abedi, Farid Bagheri Sarajug
      Pages 183-201
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 203-206

About this book


This volume is a collection of twelve selected empirical studies on the economics of agriculture and natural resources. Twenty-two authors have contributed their research to this volume. Papers of this volume are grouped into three main domains covering: Agricultural Resilience and Sustainability; Agricultural Producers and Consumers; and Energy Use in Agriculture. Organized in an analytical framework and offering comprehensive empirical data, this book focuses on agricultural sustainability and resilience, environmental efficiency, agricultural extension, foreign trade, energy use, and agricultural growth aspects of the Iranian agriculture sector. They demonstrate technical and methodological tools used for the analysis and explain their application in the agricultural sector of Iran. This book will be a valuable read for those managing agricultural enterprises, policy makers, and researchers of agricultural producers and consumers. 


Agricultural Resilience and Sustainability in Iran Agricultural Production Systems Energy Use in Agriculture in Iran Agricultural Growth in Iran Managing Agricultural Enterprises Agriculture and Natural Resources in Iran

Editors and affiliations

  • Masoomeh Rashidghalam
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Agricultural EconomicsUniversity of TabrizTabrizIran

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