Agricultural Economics (AGRICECON)

ISSN 0139-570X (Print)
ISSN 1805-9295 (On-line)

  • Open Access Journal
  • An international peer-reviewed journal published under the auspices of the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences and financed by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic. Published since 1954 (by 1999 under the title Zemědělská ekonomika)
  • The journal is administered by an international Editorial Board
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Ing. Vladimír Jeníček, DrSc.
  • Executive Editor: Ing. Vendula Pospíšilová Ph.D.
  • The journal is published monthly


New Executive Editor of the journal since June 1, 2018 is Ing. Vendula Pospíšilová, Ph.D.


Mgr. Alena Rottova the former Executive Editor of the journals retired as of May 31, 2018. We thank for her dedicated years of perfect collaboration and service to the global knowledge dissemination and wish her long and quiet years.


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Thematic scope

original scientific papers dealing with agricultural subjects from the sphere of economics, management, informatics, ecology, social economy and sociology. Since 1993 the papers continually treat problems which were published in the journal Sociologie venkova a zemědělství until now. An extensive scope of subjects in fact covers the whole of agribusiness, that means economic relations of suppliers and producers of inputs for agriculture and food industry, problems from the aspects of social economy and rural sociology and finally the economics of the population nutrition. Papers are published in English.

Current issue

Original Paper

Shadow prices of greenhouse gas emissions: An application to the Czech dairy production

Zdeňka Zakova Kroupova, Lukas Cechura, Michaela Havlikova, Pavlina Halova, Michal Maly
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 64 (2018): 291-300abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Towards a common agricultural policy in Africa?

Petr Blizkovsky, Libor Grega, Nahanga Verter
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 64 (2018): 301-315abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

A study of production and harvesting planning for the chicken industry

Peng-Sheng You, Yi-Chih Hsieh
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 64 (2018): 316-327abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Nonlinear Granger causality between grains and livestock

Piotr Fiszeder, Witold Orzeszko
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 64 (2018): 328-336abstractdownload PDF

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