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World Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Abstracts

World Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Abstracts

"World Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Abstracts (WAERSA) is an online bibliographic and abstracts database of internationally published research on applied rural socioeconomic research."

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World Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Abstracts (WAERSA) is an online bibliographic and abstracts database of internationally published research on applied rural socioeconomic research.

Created and indexed by subject specialists WAERSA provides access to these abstracts alongside comprehensive indexing and classification codes. It includes a fully searchable backfile to 1973 of over 400,000 abstracts with approximately 20,000 new records added each year.

WAERSA is also available monthly in print with author, subject and serials cited indexes, and 8,000 new records added each year.

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Agricultural economics
    • - agricultural household economics
    - agricultural situation and outlook reports
  • - production functions
      • - survey methods
      - theoretical, regional and country models

Agricultural policy and development
    • - agricultural development
    - agricultural policy theory models and empirical studies
 
Agricultural structure and land issues
    • - agrarian reform
      • - cooperatives
      - farm structure
    • - land reform
    - land valuation
  • - ownership
  • - tenure
  •  
Biotechnology and genetic resources
    • - biodiversity (policy, regulation, international agreements)
    - biotechnology industry
  • - plant and animal genetic engineering

 

Consumption and consumer behaviour
    • - attitudes
    • - consumer behaviour
    • - food consumption trends
    - household and consumer surveys
  • - preferences

  

Education, extension and research
  • - higher education and training in agriculture and vocational training
  • - agricultural extension services, participatory extension, diffusion of information and pilot/demonstration farms
  • - national and regional agricultural and rural research policy and planning
  • - costs and financing of research
  • - on-farm and farming systems research (methodology and application)
  • - innovation adoption

 

Employment and income
    • - diversification
    - labour market
    • - labour productivity
    • - national policy on agricultural/farm labour
    • - non-farm income
    • - part-time farming
    - trade unions
    • - trends in farm income
    - social security
    • - wages and remuneration
    • - work organization
    - working conditions 

 

Farm management and decision making
  • - attributes of farm managers
    • - farm management, planning, accounting and information systems

 

Farming systems

For all types of farming (arable, dairy, etc.):

  • - costs, returns and profitability of the various types of farm enterprises (organic farming, horticulture, etc.)
  • - farm results
  • - farm surveys
  • - farming systems (including alternative farm enterprises e.g. farm holidays, farm forestry, etc.)
 
Finance, investment and credit

 For the agricultural sector and rural enterprises. Includes support measures:

- banks and other financial institutions
- credit, loans
- crop insurance
- exchange rates
- farm indebtedness
- farmers' investment decisions
- fiscal and tax policies
- inflation
- intervention
- monetary policy
- subsidies

  

Food policy and food security
      • - famine, hunger and nutritional studies
      - food aid
    - food policy
  • - food security
  • - theoretical and country models
 
Food industry
  • - food processing sector
  • - packing
    • - whole sector studies

Inputs and input industries
  • The economics of the agricultural input industries themselves and of their products (fertilizers, plant protection chemicals, farm machinery, fuels, feeds, seeds, veterinary and pharmaceutical products).
  • Includes product supply, demand, policy, regulations, marketing and trade
 
International trade
    • - balance of trade for all agricultural and food products
    • - exports
    • - imports
    • - terms of trade
    - trade agreements
    • - trade barriers
    - trade negotiations

 

Marketing and distribution
      • - food safety and quality control
      - market competition
    • - market concentration and integration
    - market regulations
  • - storage
  • - transport
  • - wholesale and retail marketing of all agricultural and food products
Natural resource economics

The application of the concept of economics to natural resources covering:

      • - aquaculture
      - biodiversity and wildlife management and conservation
      • - biomass utilization
      - degradation
    - environmental policy, protection and management
  • - environmental impact assessment and valuation studies
      • - fisheries policy and management
      - land use and management
    - natural resource economics, utilization and management
  • - sustainability
    • - theoretical, regional, country and international models
  • - water resource management, irrigation and drainage
 
Non-food industries
    • - agritourism
    - the economics of the cotton, rubber, floriculture and tobacco industries
 
Regional policy and development
  • - regional planning
  • - rural development policy
  • - rural economy
    • - rural infrastructure
    - rural services

Rural sociology
    • - behaviour, attitudes and cultural factors
    • - conflict and political movements
        • - rural families and communities
        - rural population trends
      - rural/urban relations and migration
      • - sociology and social policy of rural areas
  • - social stratification
      • - state of the subject
 
Supply, demand and prices
    • - demand analysis and supply trends for all agricultural and food products
    - price policy
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Title ISSN
SA Fruit Journal 1683-4577
SAARC Journal of Agriculture 1682-8348
SABRAO Journal of Breeding and Genetics 1029-7073
Sadovodstvo i Vinogradarstvo 0235-2591
Safety Science 0925-7535
Saffron Agronomy and Technology 2383-1529
Saglik Bilimleri Tip Dergisi, Firat Üniversitesi 1308-9315
Saglik Bilimleri Veteriner Dergisi, Firat Üniversitesi 1308-9323
Sains Malaysiana 0126-6039
SAJCN - South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition 1607-0658
Sakharnaya Svekla 0036-3359
Salud Pública de México 0036-3634
Salud Uninorte 0120-5552
Salute e Sviluppo
SAMJ - South African Medical Journal 0256-9574
Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria 1592-1581
SARDI Research Report Series - South Australian Research and Development Institute 1324-2083
Sarhad Journal of Agriculture 1016-4383
SATSA Mukhaptra Annual Technical Issue 0971-975X
Saúde Coletiva 1806-3365
Saudi Journal of Gastroenterology 1319-3767
Saudi Journal of Obesity 2347-2618
Saudi Medical Journal 0379-5284
Scandinavian Journal of Clinical & Laboratory Investigation 0036-5513
Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 0282-7581
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism 1502-2250
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 1403-4948
Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health 0355-3140
Schriftenreihe der Bundesanstalt fur Agrarwirtschaft
Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 0036-7818
Science & Public Policy 0302-3427
Science & Sports 0765-1597
Science & Technology Review 1000-7857
Science (Washington) 0036-8075
Science and Animal Health 2318-356X
Science and Culture 0036-8156
Science Bulletin of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University 1347-0159
Science China Earth Sciences 1674-7313
Science China Life Sciences 1674-7305
Science Communication 1075-5470
Science of the Total Environment 0048-9697
Science Update - Pacific Northwest Research Station, USDA Forest Service
Science World Journal 1597-6343
Sciences in Cold and Arid Regions 1674-3822
Scientia Agraria 1519-1125
Scientia Agraria Paranaensis 1677-4310
Scientia Agricola 0103-9016
Scientia Agricultura Sinica 0578-1752
Scientia Agriculturae Bohemica 1211-3174
Scientia Horticulturae 0304-4238
Scientia Parasitologica 1582-1366
Scientia Silvae Sinicae 1001-7488
Scientific Bulletin. Series F. Biotechnologies 2285-1364
Scientific Journal of King Faisal University (Basic and Applied Sciences) 1658-0311
Scientific Papers - Series A, Agronomy 2285-5785
Scientific Papers - Series B, Horticulture 2285-5653
Scientific Papers Series - Management, Economic Engineering in Agriculture and Rural Development 2284-7995
Scientific Papers, Series D. Animal Science 2285-5750
Scientific Papers, Series E - Land Reclamation, Earth Observations and Surveying, Environmental Engineering 2285-6064
Scientific Papers: Animal Science and Biotechnologies 1841-9364
Scientific Reports 2045-2322
Scientific Research and Essays 1992-2248
Scientific Works. Series C. Veterinary Medicine 2065-1295
Scientifica 2090-908X
Scientifur 0105-2403
Scienza e Tecnica Lattiero-Casearia 0390-6361
Scottish Forestry 0036-9217
Scottish Geographical Journal 1470-2541
Sécheresse 1147-7806
Seed 1001-4705
Seed and Plant Improvement Journal 2008-6954
Seed and Plant Production Journal 2008-6946
Seed Science Research 0960-2585
Seed Testing International 1999-5229
SEEFOR 1847-6481
Segurança Alimentar e Nutricional 1808-8023
Seibutsu-kogaku Kaishi 0919-3758
Selcuk University Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology 2147-9364
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina) 1676-546X
Sensors 1424-8220
Serbian Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research 1820-8665
Serie Documentos - Empresa de Pesquisa Agropecuária de Minas Gerais (EPAMIG) 0102-2164
Service Industries Journal 0264-2069
Services Marketing Quarterly 1533-2969
Sexual Health 1448-5028
Sexuality Research and Social Policy 1868-9884
Sexually Transmitted Diseases 0148-5717
Sexually Transmitted Infections 1368-4973
Shanghai Land and Resources 2095-1329
Sheep & Goat Research Journal
Sherwood - Foreste ed Alberi Oggi 1590-7805
Shiraz E Medical Journal 1735-1391
Sibirskij Lesnoj Zurnal / Siberian Journal of Forest Science 2311-1410
Sight and Life Magazine
Silpakorn University Science and Technology Journal 1905-9159
Silva Balcanica 1311-8706
Silva Fennica 0037-5330
Silva Lusitana 0870-6352
Sindh University Research Journal (Science Series) 1813-1743
Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography 0129-7619
Sistemas de Produção - Embrapa Soja 1677-8499
Sitientibus - Série Ciências Biológicas 2238-4103
Slovak Journal of Animal Science 1337-9984
Slovenian Journal of Public Health 0351-0026
Slovenian Veterinary Research 1580-4003
Slovenský Veterinársky Casopis 1335-0099
Small Ruminant Research 0921-4488
Small-scale Forestry 1873-7617
Smart Grid and Renewable Energy 2151-481X
Soccer and Society 1466-0970
Social Change 0049-0857
Social Indicators Research 0303-8300
Social Marketing Quarterly 1524-5004
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 0933-7954
Social Science & Medicine 0277-9536
Social Science Information 0539-0184
Social Sciences in China 0252-9203
Social Studies of Science 0306-3127
Social Work in Public Health 1937-1918
Sociedade & Natureza 0103-1570
Sociedade e Estado 0102-6992
Society & Animals 1063-1119
Society & Natural Resources 0894-1920
Socijalna Ekologija 1330-0113
Sociobiology 0361-6525
Socio-Economic Problems and the State 2223-3822
Socioeconomics Discussion Paper Series - International Crops Reearch Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)
Socio-Economics Working Paper - CIMMYT
Sociologia Ruralis 0038-0199
Sociologias 1517-4522
Sociological Review 0038-0261
Sociology 0038-0385
Sociology of Health and Illness 0141-9889
Sociology of Sport Journal 0741-1235
Sodininkyste ir Darzininkyste 0236-4212
Soil & Sediment Contamination 1532-0383
Soil & Tillage Research 0167-1987
Soil and Environment 2074-9546
Soil and Fertilizer Sciences in China 1002-0616
Soil and Water Research 1801-5395
Soil Biology & Biochemistry 0038-0717
Soil Forming Factors and Processes from the Temperate Zone 1582-4616
Soil Research 1838-675X
Soil Science 0038-075X
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 0038-0768
Soil Science Society of America Journal 0361-5995
Soil Use and Management 0266-0032
Soils and Foundations 0038-0806
Soils Newsletter 1011-2650
SOJOURN: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia 0217-9520
Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences 1595-093X
Songklanakarin Journal of Science and Technology 0125-3395
South African Family Practice 2078-6190
South African Geographical Journal 0373-6245
South African Health Review 1025-1715
South African Journal for Research in Sport, Physical Education and Recreation 0379-9069
South African Journal of Agricultural Extension 0301-603X
South African Journal of Animal Science 0375-1589
South African Journal of Botany 0254-6299
South African Journal of Economics 0038-2280
South African Journal of Plant and Soil 0257-1862
South African Journal of Science 0038-2353
South African Journal of Sports Medicine 2078-516X
South Asia Economic Journal 1391-5614
South Asian Anthropologist 0257-7348
South Asian Journal of Experimental Biology 2230-9799
South China Fisheries Science 2095-0780
South East Asia Research 0967-828X
South Sudan Medical Journal 2309-4605
Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health 0125-1562
Southeastern Naturalist 1528-7092
Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases 2312-0053
Southern Economic Journal 0038-4038
Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science 2070-2620
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences 1001-4829
Southwestern Entomologist 0147-1724
Soybean Research 0973-1830
Soybean Science 1000-9841
Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 1695-971X
Spatium 1450-569X
SPC Traditional Marine Resource Management and Knowledge Information Bulletin 1025-7497
Special Publication - Aquaculture Association of Canada
Spore 1011-0054
Sport in History 1746-0263
Sport in Society: Cultures, Commerce, Media, Politics 1743-0437
Sport Management Review 1441-3523
Sport Science 1840-3662
Sport, Business and Management 2042-678X
Sport, Education and Society 1357-3322
Sports Law eJournal 1836-1129
Srdechno-sdovi Zabolyavaniya / Medical Review - Cardiovascular Diseases 0204-6865
STAB - Açúcar, Álcool e Subprodutos 0102-1214
Staff Paper - Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Staff Paper - Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, University of Arkansas
Staff Paper - Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Michigan State University
Staff Paper - Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta
Staff Paper Series - Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota
Staff Paper Series - Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota
Staff Papers - Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Kentucky
Standort.wald 0506-7049
Staps: Revue Internationale des Sciences du Sport et de lÉducation Physique 0247-106X
State of Food and Agriculture 0081-4539
Statistics in Focus: Population and Social Conditions 1977-0316
Stiinta si Inginerie 2067-7138
Stocarstvo 0351-0832
Storage and Process 1009-6221
Stroke 0039-2499
Studia Universitatis Vasile Goldis Arad, Seria Stiintele Vietii 1584-2363
Studies and Reviews - General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean 1020-9549
Studies in Agricultural Economics (Budapest) 1418-2106
Studies in Family Planning 0039-3665
Studies of Tribes and Tribals 0972-639X
Studies on Ethno-Medicine 0973-5070
Substance Abuse 0889-7077
Substance Use and Misuse 1082-6084
Sugar Crops of China 1007-2624
Sugar Industry / Zuckerindustrie 0344-8657
Sugar Journal 0039-4734
Sugar Tech 0972-1525
SUIS 1699-7867
Süleyman Demirel Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Enstitüsü Dergisi 1300-7688
Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal 2075-051X
Sultan Qaboos University Research Journal - Agricultural and Marine Sciences 1026-0544
Sumarski List 0373-1332
Summa Phytopathologica 0100-5405
Summa, Animali da Compagnia 1828-5538
Summa, Animali da Reddito 1828-5546
Suo 0039-5471
Suomen Eläinlääkärilehti 0039-5501
Supply Chain Management: An International Journal 1359-8546
Surgical Infections 1096-2964
Surveillance (Wellington) 1176-5305
SUS - Schweinezucht und Schweinemast
Sustainability 2071-1050
Sustainability Science 1862-4065
Sustainability: Science, Practice & Policy 1548-7733
Sustainable Agriculture Research 1927-050X
Sustainable Development 0968-0802
Svensk Botanisk Tidskrift 0039-646X
Svinovodstvo (Moskva) 0039-713X
Swine Production 1002-1957
SwissHerdbook Bulletin 1664-0586
Sylwan 0039-7660
Symbiosis 0334-5114
Systematic Reviews 2046-4053