Because farmers are exposed to a relatively large amount of business risk, aspects of government farm programs designed to remove or reduce risk can be of particular importance.
Smith, Darnell B. and Hayes, Dermot J.
"Risky Business: Measuring Monetary and Nonmonetary Benefits of Insurance Programs,"
Iowa Ag Review: Vol. 1
, Article 4.
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