Government Intervention in Agriculture

  • Bernadette Andreosso-O’Callaghan


This chapter is intended at:
  • Presenting the economic rationale for government intervention in agriculture.

  • Analyzing the main economic policies affecting the agricultural sector.

  • Presenting a brief historical review of government involvement in agriculture in a selected number of EU countries prior to the implementation of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).


Agricultural Sector Agricultural Policy Common Agricultural Policy Agricultural Market Structural Policy 
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© Bernadette Andreosso-O’Callaghan 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bernadette Andreosso-O’Callaghan
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LimerickIreland

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