Full-cost Accounting for Agriculture

By Stephan Barg, Stephan Barg, Darren A. Swanson on November 21, 2006
In 2003 IISD embarked on a five-year research project with Agriculture and Agri-food Canada to study the issue of full-cost accounting and its application to policy development in agriculture. Full-cost accounting is the assessment, in dollar terms, of costs or benefits associated with changes in the environment. This report reviews the literature to identify important concepts at the centre of the full-cost accounting approach.

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Crown, 2006