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- Diogo, V.; Koomen, E.; Kuhlman, T.
- Agricultural systems 2015 v.139 pp. 1-16
- production technology, etc ; agricultural land; case studies; climate change; decision making; economic theory; environmental impact; farmers; income; issues and policy; land use change; model uncertainty; production costs; simulation models; socioeconomics; transportation; Netherlands; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... An economic theory-based land-use modelling framework is presented aiming to explain the causal link between economic decisions and resulting spatial patterns of agricultural land use. The framework assumes that farmers pursue utility maximisation in agricultural production systems, while considering alternative production options and making land-use decisions. Local utility is assumed to depend o ...