Department of Agricultural Economics, School of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Haramaya University,
Department of Agricultural Economics, Ambo University,
Department of Agricultural Economics, Metu University,
Department of Agricultural Economics, College of Natural Resource and Environmental Science, Wollega University,
Department of Agricultural Economics, Wolaita Sodo University,
Wolaita Sodo, Ethiopia
Socioeconomic Specialist, Oromia Water and Design Work,
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Department of Rural Development, Ambo University,
Department of Economics, Rabindra University,
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.