Vol. 5 No. 1-2 (2011)
Articles

Portuguese agriculture and its role in multifunctional rural development

Published June 30, 2011
Maria Raquel Ventura-Lucas
CEFAGE-Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão – University of Évora, Portugal
Carlos Marques
CEFAGE-Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão – University of Évora, Portugal
Maria de Belém Martins
CEFAGE-Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão – University of Algarve, Portugal
Rui Fragoso
CEFAGE-Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão – University of Algarve, Portugal
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APA

Ventura-Lucas, M. R. ., Marques, C. ., de Belém Martins, M. ., & Fragoso, R. . (2011). Portuguese agriculture and its role in multifunctional rural development. Applied Studies in Agribusiness and Commerce, 5(1-2), 39-46. https://doi.org/10.19041/APSTRACT/2011/1-2/5

Paper aims to demonstrate the ability or inability of Portuguese agriculture to respond to changing economic conditions as well as societal expectations and demands. The main question is to know how the CAP’s evolutions through a policy with a double emphasis – on market orientation and competitiveness and on sustainability.