Do field crop farms and mixed farms of old and new EU members improve productivity at the same rate ? A regional level approach

@inproceedings{EJCZYKMAJKA2011DoFC,
  title={Do field crop farms and mixed farms of old and new EU members improve productivity at the same rate ? A regional level approach},
  author={LUCYNA BŁA śEJCZYK-MAJKA and Adam Mickiewicz},
  year={2011}
}
In this paper we attempted to address the question presented in the title based on the data contained in the Farm Accounting Data Network (FADN). Analyses covered the first four years following the extension of the European Union in 2004. The adopted units comprised average farms representing 80 regions bel onging to eleven countries of EU-15 and four new EU member states. Estimation of the Ma lmquist total factor productivity (TFP) and its components was conducted using data e nvelopment… CONTINUE READING