Tey, (John) Yeong-Sheng and Darham, Suryani and Mohd Noh, Aswani Farhana and Idris, Nurjihan (2009): Acreage response of rice: A case study in Malaysia.
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This paper serves as preliminary study to investigate the relative impacts of various factors on acreage response of rice in Malaysia. The findings provide mixed signals which are different from other rice production countries. Hence, future studies are deemed essential to probe the issues with justifications by looking at the connection of Malaysian paddy production and economic theory, as well as implications to policymakers.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Acreage response of rice: A case study in Malaysia|
|Keywords:||Acreage response, rice, paddy|
|Subjects:||Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q1 - Agriculture > Q11 - Aggregate Supply and Demand Analysis; Prices|
|Depositing User:||(John) Yeong-Sheng TEY|
|Date Deposited:||21. May 2009 13:33|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 07:40|
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