Books  Sustainable Development  Agriculture & Food 

The Economics of Energy in Agriculture

Out of Print

By: C Gopalakrishnan

118 pages, Tabs, figs

Ashgate Publishing Limited

Hardback | Mar 1994 | #38987 | ISBN: 1856286665
Out of Print Details

About this book

A synthesis of theoretical insights and empirical research.


Contents

Determining energy requirements for agriculture - some methodological issues; energy-nonenergy input substitution in US agriculture - some findings; energy-nonenergy input substitution in Western US agriculture; the impact of oil price shocks on Hawaii's economy - a case study using Vector Autoregression; energy price increase and its impact on agricultural production - evidence from Hawaii; biomass in Hawaii - an overview; electric power generation from Hawaii's biomass sources - a case study; on the economics of natural gas from seaweed.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Food for Free (40th Anniversary Edition)

NHBS Price: £24.99 $32/€29 approx

Microclimate: The Biological Environment

NHBS Price: £225.00 $286/€265 approx

Eating India

NHBS Price: £8.99 $11/€11 approx

Peppers: Vegetable and Spice Capsicums

NHBS Price: £44.99 $57/€53 approx

The BBKA Guide to Beekeeping

NHBS Price: £18.99 $24/€22 approx