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Beyond Agriculture and Economics: Management, Investment, by A. Allan Schmid

By A. Allan Schmid

A set of 4 essays and responses at the subject matters of: (1) Managerial choice making; (2) Investment-Disinvestment idea; (3) Agricultural coverage (domestic and international); and (4) technique and valuational strategies.

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Earl O. , 1958. Iowa State University Press. Ames, Iowa. Johnson, Glenn, A Study of Managerial Processes of Midwestern Farmers, 1961, pp. 9-10. Iowa State University Press. Johnson, Glenn, "A Critical Review of Selected Studies of Agrarian Change Done Prior to TACAC," European Review of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 3, No. 2/3, 1976, pp. 187-203. Johnson, Glenn, "Economics and Ethics," Centennial Review, Vol. 30, No. 1, 1986, pp. 77-79. Michigan State University. Johnson, Glenn, Research Methodology for Economists, 1986, pp.

Page 19 Learning Management is a learning process. Through observation and analysis, managers work to overcome inadequacies in their knowledge until decisions can or must be made. This is the view of decision making that is the basis for Johnson's (1977, 25-46) general model of problem solving and for Newell and Simon's information processing theory of human problem solving. In the early 1950s, Johnson's work on knowledge situations (Johnson and Haver 1953; Johnson 1954) helped lay the foundations for an understanding of the economics of managerial learning and was the motivation for a systematic study of farmers' sources and uses of information (Johnson and Lard 1961, 41-54).

Iowa State University Press. Johnson, Glenn, "A Critical Review of Selected Studies of Agrarian Change Done Prior to TACAC," European Review of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 3, No. 2/3, 1976, pp. 187-203. Johnson, Glenn, "Economics and Ethics," Centennial Review, Vol. 30, No. 1, 1986, pp. 77-79. Michigan State University. Johnson, Glenn, Research Methodology for Economists, 1986, pp. 18-20. Y. Reproduced with permission of McGraw-Hill. Johnson, Glenn, "Value Problems in Farm Management," Agricultural Economics Journal, Vol.

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