A generic template for FSSIM

Louhichi, Kamel and Flichman, Guillermo and Blanco Fonseca, Maria (2009). A generic template for FSSIM. Monografía (Project Report). E.T.S.I. Agrónomos (UPM) [antigua denominación].


Title: A generic template for FSSIM
  • Louhichi, Kamel
  • Flichman, Guillermo
  • Blanco Fonseca, Maria
Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
Date: 2009
Freetext Keywords: agro-economic models, mathematical programming
Faculty: E.T.S.I. Agrónomos (UPM) [antigua denominación]
Department: Economía y Ciencias Sociales Agrarias [hasta 2014]
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - Non commercial

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Official URL: http://purl.umn.edu/57463


The aim of this report is to describe the generic template of the Farm System Simulator FSSIM) designed to be applied for any farming systems across Europe for simulating farmer behaviour and assessing policy impacts. FSSIM is a bio-economic farm model which integrates biophysical processes, farm decision making and resource endowment. It consists of an agricultural management module (FSSIM-AM) and a mathematical programming model (FSSIM-MP). FSSIM-AM aims to identify current and alternative activities and to quantify their input output coefficients (both yields and environmental effects). FSSIM-MP seeks to describe the farmer’s behaviour given a set of biophysical, socio-economic and policy constraints and to predict his/her reactions under news technologies, policy and market changes.

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Item ID: 5912
DC Identifier: http://oa.upm.es/5912/
OAI Identifier: oai:oa.upm.es:5912
Deposited by: Dr. Maria Blanco Fonseca
Deposited on: 07 Feb 2011 14:51
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2016 14:36
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