RELATIVE COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF INPUT AND OUTPUT SUBSIDIES Report as inadecuate




RELATIVE COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF INPUT AND OUTPUT SUBSIDIES - Download this document for free, or read online. Document in PDF available to download.

A subsidy on a single input is compared with an output subsidy as a means of stimulating output, and the conditions under which the single input subsidy is (a) more treasury cost-effective and (b) overall the more socially efficient measure, are explored. Rationalisations for input subsidies, particularly fertiliser subsidies, are examined in the light of the results.

Subject(s): Demand and Price Analysis

Issue Date: 1982-04

Publication Type: Journal Article

PURL Identifier: http://purl.umn.edu/23050 Published in: Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 26, Number 1 Page range: 1-13

Total Pages: 13

Record appears in: Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) > Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics





Author: Parish, Ross M. ; McLaren, Keith Robert

Source: http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/23050?ln=en



DOWNLOAD PDF




Related documents