• An analysis of cost-size relationships in hog production 

    Retzlaff, Robert E. J. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1971)
    "The state of Missouri was fourth in the production of market hogs in the United States in 1968. Hogs are produced in every county and on 40 percent of the farms in the state. Figure 1-1 shows the distribution and intensity ...
  • Decision making process of African farmers : a theoretical approach 

    Ntalaja, Kalonji (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1973)
    "The objectives and limitations: The objective of this dissertation is to derive an economic decision rule from the given set of underlying concepts of social organization of African societies. The small cultivator is used ...
  • An economic analysis of the Brazilian value-added tax 

    Coelho, Carlos Nayro de Azevedo (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1978)
    The basic objectives of this study are to evaluate, in the light of the value-added tax theory and nature, the Brazilian experience with this form of taxation. Conceptually, under the value-added tax (VAT), only the net ...