U.S. agricultural growth and productivity

an economywide perspective

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, ERS in [Washington, DC]

Written in English
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  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Agriculture -- Research -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Agricultural productivity -- United States.

Edition Notes

Other titlesUS agricultural growth and productivity
StatementMathew Shane, Terry Roe, Munisamy Gopinath.
SeriesAgricultural economic report -- no. 758, Economic Research Service report
ContributionsRoe, Terry L., Gopinath, Munisamy., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationiii, 14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22289534M

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By presenting an international assessment of total factor productivity growth in agriculture, including up-to-date empirical analysis for developed and developing countries and regions, it provides a response to the rising global scarcity of agricultural production. Author: Keith O. Fuglie.

Agricultural Productivity: Measurement and Sources of Growth addresses measurement issues and techniques in agricultural productivity analysis, applying those techniques to recently published data sets for American agriculture.

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Fuglie, MacDonald, and Ball () stressed that gains in productivity had been a driving force for growth in U.S. agriculture and assessed the increase in TFP in agriculture, as well as growth. National Agricultural Productivity. Output growth derives from growth in the use of inputs (capital, land, labor, and intermediate goods) and TFP.

Input growth has been the main source of economic growth for the U.S. aggregate economy and for most sectors, but the agricultural sector seems to be an exception (Jorgenson et al. 34 rows  Agricultural Productivity in the U.S. This data product provides estimates of productivity.

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Increasing food prices have renewed concerns about long-run agricultural demand and supply in the global economy. This book looks at results, methods, and data on international agricultural productivity for a better understanding of long-run trends and the policies that determine them.

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The Need to Boost Agricultural Productivity Share Page. Book Table of Contents. The Need to Boost Agricultural Productivity (MDGs) will not be achieved without improvementin the growth and productivity of agriculture.

In the agriculture-based economies of Sub-Saharan Africa, agricultural development is essential to growth and poverty. Productivity growth in the U.S.

farm sector has implications for both U.S. and global food markets. The United States is one of the largest consumers and producers in world agricultural commodity markets. Slowing productivity growth that fails to keep pace with increasing food. Public investments in agricultural R&D have stagnated since the mid's, raising questions about sustained productivity growth in U.S.

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Poverty Reduction, Productivity Growth, and Economic Transformation. 2 Trends in Land and Labor Productivity. 7 Conceptualizing Sources of Agricultural Growth. 8 File Size: 3MB. Increasing food prices have renewed concerns about long-term agricultural demand and supply in the global economy.

This book looks at results, methods, and data on international agricultural productivity for a better understanding of long-run trends and the policies that determine them.

By presenting an international assessment of total factor productivity growth in agriculture, including up. Agricultural Productivity in the U.S. Increased productivity is the main contributor to growth in U.S. agriculture. This data set provides estimates of productivity growth in the U.S.

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[Mathew D Shane; Terry L Roe; Munisamy Gopinath; United States. Department of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.]. Downloadable. Increased productivity is a key to a healthy and thriving economy. Consequently, the trend in productivity, economywide, is one of the most closely watched of our common economic performance indicators.

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Agricultural Productivity: Measurement and Sources of Growth addresses measurement issues and techniques in agricultural productivity analysis, applying those techniques to recently published data sets for American agriculture.

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Agricultural Productivity Growth in the United States: Measurement, Trends, and Drivers. Results show that rural poverty reduction has been associated with growth in yields and in agricultural labor productivity, but that this relation varies sharply across regional contexts.

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Agricultural Output and Total Factor Productivity (TFP), – (source: U.S. Department of Agriculture, EconomicResearchService,) Wang,Schimmelpfennig,andFuglie’s()testofaslowdowninEuropean agriculturalTFPcovered30years. In more recent studies,researchers continue to report trends in decadal or.The Shifting Patterns of Agricultural Production and Productivity Worldwide Edited by Julian M.

Alston, Bruce A. Babcock, and Philip G. Pardey In this book we assemble a range of evidence from a range of sources with a view to developing an improved understanding of recent trends in agricultural productivity around the world.