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Agricultural Finance and Risk - AREC3005

Year - 2018

Agricultural production is typically risky, adding complexity to decision analysis and increasing need of risk consideration in agricultural policy design. This unit explores this theme, and has two related components: risk and risk management in agriculture, and issues of agricultural producer finance. These two components cover a broad range of topics that incorporate production risk and other sources of risk in agriculture.

Classes
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x2hr Final Exam (70%), 2x1500wd Assignments (30%)

Pre-requisites

AREC2001 or AGEC2103 or AREC2002 or AGEC2101 or ECOS2001 or ECOS2901

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Economics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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