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Title

Optimal soil conservation and the reform of agricultural pricing policies

Author

Barrett, Scott

Description

This paper examines current arguments on the causes of soil degradation in agriculture, in particular, the role of pricing reforms. The author argues that pricing reforms will not significantly improve or worsen the situation.

File No

IIED-LEEC89-08

Agency

IIED/UCL London Environmental Economics Centre

Date

1989

Subject(s)

Agriculture, Environmental Protection

Pages

27

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