The effect of mandatory agro-environmental policy on farm environmental performance

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Jaraite, Jurate; Kažukauskas, Andrius; (2011)
  • Subject: agriculture; Common Agriculture Policy; cross-compliance; environment; EU; farm
    • jel: jel:Q12
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | respiratory tract diseases | immune system diseases

The EU farmers are subject to mandatory cross compliance measures requiring them to meet environmental conditions to be eligible for public support. These obligations reinforce incentives for the farmers to change their behaviour towards the environment. We apply quasi-... View more
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