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Economics of agricultural development in tropical Africa

Seth La-Anyane

Economics of agricultural development in tropical Africa

by Seth La-Anyane

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Published by Wiley in Chichester [West Sussex], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementSeth La-Anyane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2117 .L32 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 153 p. :
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3493606M
      ISBN 100471900346
      LC Control Number82013510

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        Not only the Club of Rome (Meadows et al. ) but also the majority of those interested in the development of agriculture in tropical Asia were worried about the future balance between rice supply and demand in the s and early s in this region, because population was increasing, rice yield had stagnated, and uncultivated land had been largely exhausted (Barker and Herdt ).Author: Keijiro Otsuka. Agricultural economics, study of the allocation, distribution, and utilization of the resources used, along with the commodities produced, by ltural economics plays a role in the economics of development, for a continuous level of farm surplus is one of the wellsprings of technological and commercial growth.. In general, one can say that when a large fraction of a country’s.


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