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Agriculture, economics, and growth

Milton Moore Snodgrass

Agriculture, economics, and growth

by Milton Moore Snodgrass

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Milton M. Snodgrass [and] Luther T. Wallace.
      ContributionsWallace, Luther T., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1761 .S58 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 489 p.
      Number of Pages489
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4574552M
      ISBN 100390828920
      LC Control Number77105879

      Introduction to Agricultural Economics Economics examines: • how scarce resources are allocated. • how firms maximize profits. • how market competition affects firms and consumers. • the limitations of markets. We will examine some problems unique to agriculture which lead to The Farm Problem. The Second Edition of Economics of Food and Agricultural Markets () is written for applied intermediate microeconomics courses. The book showcases the power of economic principles to explain and predict issues and current events in the food, agricultural, agribusiness, international trade, labor markets, and natural resource sectors. The field of agricultural economics is relevant Book Edition: 2nd Edition.

      In this way, agricultural sector helps promote economic growth by securing as a supplement to industrial sector. Conclusion: From the above cited explanation we conclude that agricultural development is a must for the economic development of a country. Even developed countries lay emphasis on agricultural development. Agricultural economics is an applied social science that deals with how producers, consumers, and societies use scarce resources in the production, marketing, and consumption of food and fiber Size: 2MB.

        Fifty years after publishing his first book, John W. Mellor, professor emeritus of international economics, Cornell University and now president of John Mellor Associates, recently returned to IFPRI, where he served as the founding director general from to , to share insights from his new book, Agricultural Development and Economic Transformation: Promoting Growth . Because agriculture is a large part of most developing economies, both in terms of employment and share of GDP, agricultural economists have been at the forefront of empirical research on development economics, contributing to our understanding of agriculture's role in economic development, economic growth and structural transformation.


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