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The Foundations of Agricultural Economics
Together with an Economic History of British Agriculture during and after the Great War

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  • Date Published: January 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107475137

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  • First published in 1933 as the second edition of a 1923 original, this book examines the many economic problems that can befall the agricultural industry, specifically that of the United Kingdom but with some reference to agricultural practices elsewhere in the world. Venn also includes a detailed study of the state of British agriculture immediately before and after WWI, as well as charts of agricultural output over time and detailed charts of acreage allotted to various crops in the UK. This book will be of interest to agricultural economists and historians.

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    • Date Published: January 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107475137
    • length: 660 pages
    • dimensions: 245 x 170 x 30 mm
    • weight: 1.1kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. The Foundations of Agricultural Economics:
    1. Introduction
    2. The occupation of land in the past
    3. Modern land tenure
    4. Modern land tenure (cont.)
    5. The size of holdings
    6. The size of holdings (cont.)
    7. Tithe
    8. Tithe (cont.)
    9. Land tax, rates and income tax
    10. Land tax, rates and income tax (cont.)
    11. Agricultural labour
    12. Agricultural labour (cont.)
    13. Markets and marketing
    14. Markets and marketing (cont.)
    15. Agricultural co-operation
    16. Agricultural co-operation
    17. The wheat supply of the British Isles
    18. The wheat supply of the British Isles (cont.)
    19. Forestry
    20. Agricultural statistics
    21. Crop estimating and forecasting
    Part II. An Economic History of British Agriculture during and after the Great War:
    22. British agriculture in peace and war
    23. British agriculture in peace and war (cont.)
    24. British agriculture after the war
    Appendix (Tables I-XV)
    Index.

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