What is it about?

This work is about direct payments provided under the common agricultural policy and their reform especially the convergence mechanism that represents an attempt to make the distribution of direct payments more equal among beneficiaries.

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Why is it important?

The uniqueness of this work is that it represents one of the first attempt to estimate the impact of direct payments convergence mechanism on italian farms.


Writing this article represented a great challenge because it sums up the efforts made so far by myself in the analysis of direct payments distribution among italian farms.

Antonella Tantari
Council for agricultural research and agricultural economy analysis

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This page is a summary of: Assessing the Impact of Direct Payments Convergence on Farm Income Inequality: The Case of Italian Farms, Journal of International Food & Agribusiness Marketing, April 2019, Taylor & Francis,
DOI: 10.1080/08974438.2019.1599761.
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