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Agricultural development and employment patterns in India

M. R. Khurana

Agricultural development and employment patterns in India

a comparative analysis of Punjab and Bihar

by M. R. Khurana

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Published by Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in

    Places:
  • Ludhiana (India),
  • Bhojpur (india),
  • Bhojpur (India),
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture and state -- Ludhiana (India),
    • Agriculture and state -- Bhojpur (india),
    • Land tenure -- Ludhiana (India),
    • Land tenure -- Bhojpur (India),
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- India

    • About the Edition

      Study conducted in Ludhiana and Bhojpur districts.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [266]-277) and index.

      StatementM.R. Khurana ; foreword by G.K. Chadha.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2073 .K58 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination283 p. ;
      Number of Pages283
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1055847M
      ISBN 10817022439X
      LC Control Number93900052
      OCLC/WorldCa29422211

      The Cambridge Economic History of India, published in two volumes, aims at tracing the changes in the economy of India from the thirteenth to the middle of the present century and beyond. The second volume covers the period –, from the establishment of British rule to its termination, with epilogues on the post-Independence period.   As economic development occurs, more women are capable and better informed which increases the likelihood of rural outmigration. In the report we mention how gender differences in internal migration patterns tend to decrease as countries develop and level of urbanisation increases. Agricultural policy packages need to be both coherent and efficient to enable the sector to develop its full potential and achieve key public policy objectives. The sector is facing a number of challenges related to meeting future demands for food, fuel, fibre and eco-services in a more sustainable manner in the context of a changing climate.


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