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The cost of overseas shipping : who pays?
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit, 1980-10)
The overseas freight bill for New Zealand is estimated for the year ending 30 June 1980 to be $1.2 billion. The burden of this freight charge predominantly falls on New Zealand exporters and importers. Since a high ...
Some economic aspects of Conference and non-Conference wool shipping
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1976-12)
It is suggested that the freight rate that an alternative wool shipping service could offer will influence the Conference rate for wool shipped from New Zealand to Europe. Data are presented showing that wool freight ...
New Zealand agriculture and oil price increases
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1979)
This paper is based on the assumptions that world oil resources are finite and that world oil production will peak sometime in the 1980s or 1990s (Hughes & Mesarovic 1978 : 139). Such a scenario is now widely accepted ...
Stabilising post-tax incomes of New Zealand sheep farms
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1976-05)
This report is an empirical attempt to investigate various procedures and schemes aimed at reducing post-tax income variability of New Zealand sheep farmers. Section 2 of this report is a brief review of some measures ...
Proceedings of a seminar on road transport in rural areas, held at Lincoln College 10-11 May, 1982
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1982-07)
In 1978 the Road Research Unit of the National Roads Board commissioned the Agricultural Economics Research Unit (AERU) to undertake studies related to trip and tonnage generation associated with various land uses in ...
Supporting the agricultural sector : rationale and policy
(Lincoln College. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1983-09)
This paper provides a framework within which financial assistance to New Zealand agriculture may be discussed. It reiterates a number of principles that can be found in what may be termed a State of the Art paper given ...