Agricultural Economics

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

  • An international open access peer-reviewed journal published by 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

Aims & Scope

original scientific papers dealing with agricultural subjects from the sphere of economics, management, informatics, ecology, social economy and sociology. 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.

We would like to invite you to the XVI Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE), which has been postponed until July 20–23, 2021, Prague, Czech Republic (from the original August 25–28, 2020).

The main theme of the Congress is: Raising the Impact of Agricultural Economics: Multidisciplinarity, Stakeholder Engagement and Novel Approaches.

The aim of the Congress is to encourage debate on fundamental issues and to stimulate interaction between scientists, businesses, policymakers and representatives of civil society, which will ultimately improve agriculture and life in Europe and beyond.

Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) is a proud partner of the international Congress.

You can find all the relevant information about the Congress on the official website:

Current issue
Original Paper

Drivers of farm performance in Czech crop farms

Vladimír Kostlivý, Zuzana Fuksová, Tamara Rudinskaya
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 66 (2020): 297-306abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Changes in agrarian structure in the EU during the period 2010–2016 in terms of typological groups of countries

Jadwiga Bożek, Czesław Nowak, Monika Ziołoorcid
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 66 (2020): 307-316abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Is Michał Kalecki's theory of investment applicable today? The case study of agricultural holdings in the EU countries

Aleksander Grzelakorcid , Piotr Kułyk
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 66 (2020): 317-324abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Off-farm role in stabilizing disposable farm income: A Lithuanian case study

Vida Dabkienė
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 66 (2020): 325-334abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

Regional trade and food security challenges: The case of SAARC countries

Muhammad Waqas Khalid, Ashar Sultan Kayani, Jamal Mohammed Alotaibi, Muhammad Muddassir, Bader Alhafi Alotaibi, Hazem Kassem
Agric. Econ. – Czech, 66 (2020): 335-344abstractdownload PDF

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