Special Issue on Agricultural Economics and Rural Development

Submission Deadline: Mar. 10, 2020

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  • Lead Guest Editor
    • Department of Agricultural Economics, School of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Haramaya University, Haramaya, Ethiopia
  • Guest Editor
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    • Amenu Leta
      Department of Agricultural Economics, Ambo University, Ambo, Ethiopia
    • Shibeshi Fekadu
      Department of Agricultural Economics, Metu University, Bedelle, Ethiopia
    • Gizaw Fetene
      Department of Agricultural Economics, College of Natural Resource and Environmental Science, Wollega University, Shambu, Ethiopia
    • Tigabu Hussen
      Department of Agricultural Economics, Wolaita Sodo University, Wolaita Sodo, Ethiopia
    • Bikila Keno
      Socioeconomic Specialist, Oromia Water and Design Work, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    • Seble Mulugeta
      Department of Rural Development, Ambo University, Ambo, Ethiopia
    • Bezon Kumar
      Department of Economics, Rabindra University, Sirajganj, Bangladesh
  • Introduction

    Journal of Environmental and Resource Economics, special issue that is Agricultural Economics and rural development is one of the huge areas in research. The aim of the special issue is to bring these huge fields of research to one theme. Agricultural economics and rural development is a combination of different discipline in the field of Agriculture specifically from environmental and natural resource economics to one area to get high quality and standard papers throughout the world. Agricultural Economics is the discipline that most researchers do research in the theme like climate change and variability, Food Security, Value chain analysis, Marketing, Production and Productivity side of Agriculture whereas rural development’s theme where agricultural extension, rural development, energy, and etc. Even though Agricultural Economics and Rural Development are different fields of agriculture, the two discipline have a connected base root in common and unseparated fields of agriculture. This why the proposed special issue is also connects the two disciplines.
    In general, the special issue, which is proposed here (Agricultural Economics and Rural Development), is huge discipline which can brings many research papers to be published in this research journal and it is a great opportunity for this journal site. Therefore this special issue will brings many papers which you can publishes under the journal of environmental and resource economics.
    Aims and Scope:
    1. Climate Change and Variability
    2. Value Chain
    3. Marketing
    4. Production and Productivity
    5. Food Security
    6. Technology Adoption

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.ajere.net/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.