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Posted: 2019-03-15

Virtual Issues: Our First Virtual Issue is out now!


The CAP post-2020: ideas for a Reform

Evidence-based (Common Agricultural) Policy - Virtual Issue

The new challenges faced by agricultural and food systems as well as the several opinions, stakes and ideologies around the CAP make complex the CAP reform process with a demand for evidence-based policy. The evidence-based policy represents a new opportunity for scientific communities to provide robust and validated facts to support effective policy-making process.

The scope of subjects in this virtual issue illustrates a contribution on CAP reform by addressing a broad range of topics including setting out of CAP priorities and impact on innovation and new technology adoption, structural and land uses changes as well as provision of public goods. These topics cover the main challenges to face by new CAP.

This virtual issue pulls together recent work, freely accessible papers, from BAE.

The first paper contains the AIEAA discussion papers on the CAP post 2020. The paper summarises several contributions from AIEAA members.

Three papers address broad vision of the CAP: Matthews (2012) presents the evolution of environmental concerns into the CAP; Dwyer (2012) discuss on the role of Second pillar policy to promote enabling innovation in rural areas; Camaioni et al., (2013) present a coherences analysis of RDP fund allocation with characteristics of EU rural space. Five papers present case studies on CAP impacts. Floridi et al., (2014) assess the impact of first and second pillar policy in promoting Automatic Milking System adoption among Dutch farmers; Kahil et al., (2013) investigate the alternative policy scenario to reduce GHG emission in in Aragon Province (Spain); Mack et al., (2013) assess the impact of single farm payment transferability to structural changes and land market; Romano et al., (2013) assess impact of alternative design of post-2013 CAP on land use change in the Basilicata Region; Fastelli et al., (2016) describe spatial pattern of CAP payments and territorial impacts the payment. 


Posted: 2018-02-12
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