RELATIVE EFFICIENCY OF SEQUESTERING CARBON IN AGRICULTURAL SOILS THROUGH SECOND BEST MARKET-BASED INSTRUMENTS Report as inadecuate




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The total expected cost of sequestering carbon in agricultural soils is estimated under a possible EQIP program offering a per-acre subsidy to adopt conservation tillage and a carbon credit program where producers can sell their carbon credit in an external market. Both programs are compared to the minimum cost solution.

Subject(s): Land Economics/Use

Resource /Energy Economics and Policy

Issue Date: 1999

Publication Type: Conference Paper/ Presentation

PURL Identifier: http://purl.umn.edu/21669

Total Pages: 14

Series Statement: Selected Paper

Record appears in: American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) > 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN





Author: Pautsch, Gregory R. ; Babcock, Bruce A. ; Hurley, Terrance M. ; Campbell, Todd D.

Source: http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/21669?ln=en



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