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Political economy of the 2014 farm bill

journal article David Orden Carl Zulauf Political economy of the 2014 farm bill The political economy of the 2014 farm bill Read More titled The political economy of the 2014 farm bill. The US Agricultural Act of 2014: Overview and analysis Evolutionary...

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Agricultural diversification and poverty in India

As stress on Indian agriculture increases because of several reasons, such as continuous fragmentation of landholdings and climate change, there is a serious threat to livelihood based on farming. This is particularly true for small farmers. Growing rural…

book

Collective Action and Property Rights for Sustainable Development

Institutions of collective action and systems of property rights shape how people use natural resources, and these patterns of use in turn affect the outcomes of people’s agricultural production systems. Together, mechanisms of collective action and property…

book

Agricultural commercialization, economic development, and nutrition

Why should there be a book about the commercialization of subsistence agriculture, economic development, and nutrition? There are two compelling reasons. First, concerns and suspicions about adverse effects on the poor of commercialization of subsistence…

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The Green Revolution reconsidered

Agricultural growth is essential for fostering economic development and feeding growing populations in most developing countries. As land and water become increasingly scarce, this growth will depend more and more on yield-increasing technological changes of…

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