Figure 3: The EU’s Preferential Trade Agreements June 2016

The Interactions between the EU’s External Action and the Common Agricultural Policy

Original publication: July 2016 Authors: Alan SWINBANK – School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, University of Reading, UK Short link to this post: Available languages: The CAP of the mid-2010s is clearly rather different from its initial construct of the 1960s. Documenting changes to a policy is a relatively Read more…

Figure 4: 24-month rolling correlations between white sugar prices and other variables

The Post-Quotas EU Sugar Sector

Original publication: May 2016 Authors: Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics – National Research Institute, Poland: Piotr Szajner, Ph.D, Barbara Wieliczko, Ph.D, Marek Wigier, Ph.D, Mariusz Hamulczuk, Ph.D, Wioletta Wrzaszcz, Ph.D Short link to this post: Available languages: Background In the European Union (EU) the sugar industry is a Read more…

Map 6: Allocation of budgets between Strategic Priorities, by Member State

Programmes Implementing the 2015-2020 Rural Development Policy

Original publication: May 2016 Authors: CCRI, University of Gloucestershire, UK: Janet Dwyer, Katarina Kubinakova, Nick Lewis, John Powell and Mauro Vigani Thünen Institute, Germany: Barbara Fährmann Alexander Gocht, Regina Grajewski Red2Red consultores, Spain: Maria Coto Sauras, Paloma Nieto Cachinero CREA, Italy: Francesco Mantino INRA-CESAER Dijon, France: Marielle Berriet-Solliec, Hai-vu Pham Read more…

Figure 2 EU-Expenditure on Direct Aid by Member State 2000-2014

The Role of the EU’S Common Agricultural Policy in Creating Rural Jobs

Original publication: April 2016 Authors: ÖIR: Bernd Schuh; Helene Gorny, Jiannis Kaucic, Stephanie Kirchmayr-Novak CCRI, University of Gloucestershire: Mauro Vigani, John Powell, Eleanor Hawketts Short link to this post: Available languages: The study at hand deals with “The Role of the European Union’s Common Agricultural Policy in Creating Rural Jobs”. This document Read more…

Figure 3. Absolute risk-management aids distribution by MS (million €) in 2007-2013. Pillar 1 Aids in the vertical axis and State Aids in the horizontal axis

State of Play of Risk Management Tools Implemented by Member States During the Period 2014-2020: National and European Framework

Original publication: March 2016 Authors: Research Centre for the Management of Agricultural and Environmental Risks (CEIGRAM): Isabel Bardají, Alberto Garrido  (Coordinators) CEIGRAM: Irene Blanco, Ana Felis, José María Sumpsi Institute of Economics, Geography and Demography (CSIC): Tomás García-Azcárate With the collaboration of: University Grenoble Alpes: Geoffroy Enjolras University of Naples Federico II: Read more…

Figure 7: The complexity of food supply system

Food value chain in the EU – How to improve it and strengthen the bargaining power of farmers

Original publication: March 2016 Authors: Alessandro SORRENTINO, Carlo RUSSO, Luca CACCHIARELLI Short link to this post: Available languages: This study was published in the reference document of the Workshop on the “Effects of the structural changes on EU farming: How to better support the European model of agriculture of Read more…

Figure 10: The agro-food trade balance of the EU-10 and EU-15 in the periods 2004-2006 and 2012-2014.

Farm structural change in Central and Eastern Europe and the CAP

Original publication: March 2016 Authors: Research Institute of Agricultural Economics (AKI), Hungary: Szabolcs Biró, Gyula Dudás, Andrew Fieldsend, József Fogarasi, Eszter Hamza, Krisztina Miskó, Gyöngyi Kürthy, Norbert Potori, Katalin Rácz, Ildikó Tikász, Orsolya Tóth, Szabolcs Vágó, Edina Varga, Eszter Varga Short link to this post: Available languages: This study Read more…

Figure 1.2: Partial budgetary balances (PBB) for pre-allocated funds by Member States; 2014-2020 (percentage share of NBB)

Implementation of the First Pillar of the CAP 2014–2020 in the EU Member States

Original publication: July 2015 Authors: Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e l’analisi dell’economia agraria (Council for Agricultural Reseach and Economics) (CRA-INEA), Roma, Italy: Roberto Henke (project leader), Maria Rosaria Pupo D’Andrea (scientific editor), Theodoros Benos (consultant), Tatiana Castellotti, Fabio Pierangeli, Simona Romeo Lironcurti. Università di Roma Tre, Roma, Italy: Read more…