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【摘要】本文基于四川省、湖北省、湖南省、江西省、安徽省、江苏省六个长江流域粮食主产省份1027户农户的微观数据, 利用Ordered Probit模型, 实证分析了老龄化、社会网络对农户绿色生产技术采纳行为的影响。研究发现:第一, 未采纳任何绿色生产技术的农户占28.2%, 其余农户至少采纳了1项绿色生产技术, 其中, 采纳秸秆还田、深耕深松以及施用商品有机肥等技术的农户所占比例较高。第二, 农业劳动力老龄化、社会网络对农户绿色生产技术采纳行为具有显著影响, 农业劳动力老龄化程度越高, 农户绿色生产技术的采纳程度越低;社会网络的拓展则能显著提升农户绿色生产技术的采纳程度。第三, 从不同维度社会网络的影响来看, 不论是宗族性网络还是朋友圈网络, 两者均对农户绿色生产技术采纳行为具有显著的正向影响。第四, 社会网络的拓展能减轻农业劳动力老龄化对农户绿色生产技术采纳行为的不利影响, 不过仅宗族性网络的缓解效应较为显著, 朋友圈网络未能发挥显著的缓解作用。

【关键词】 老龄化;社会网络;绿色生产技术;


【基金资助】 国家社会科学基金青年项目“农业劳动力老龄化对粮食绿色生产的影响机理及对策研究” (编号:16CGL038) 的阶段性研究成果;

Ageing, social network and the adoption of green production technology: evidence from farm households in six provinces in the Yangtze River Basin

YANG Zhihai1

(1.College of Economics & Management, Huazhong Agricultural University)

【Abstract】Based on a rural survey in the Yangtze River Basin consisting of 1027 farm households in Sichuan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Anhui and Jiangsu provinces, this paper analyzes the impacts of ageing and social network on farm households’ adoption of green production technology. The findings are as follows. First, 28.2% of farm households have not adopted any green production technology, while the other households have adopted at least one of the technologies, especially the technologies of retaining crop straws and stalks on farmland, deep plowing and scarification, and use of commercial organic fertilizers. Second, ageing is found to be negatively associated with farmers’ adoption intensity, while social network exerts a positive and significant impact. Third, as regards the two dimensions of social network, both relatives’ network and friends’ network are found to have significantly positive impacts on farm households’ adoption. Fourth, social network can weaken the negative impact that ageing exerts on the technology adoption behaviors. However, the weakening effect is only significant to the relative network.

【Keywords】 ageing; social network; green production technology;


【Funds】 Youth Project of National Social Science Fund of China (16CGL038).;

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CN: 11-3586/F

Vol , No. 04, Pages 44-58

July 2018


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  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Theoretical analysis
  • 3 Data, variables and models
  • 4 Estimation results and analysis
  • 5 Conclusions and policy implications
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