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Some Features of the Agrarian Economy of the Cumbum Valley

V. K. Ramachandran (ed.)

in Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198286479
eISBN:
9780191684524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198286479.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter focuses on the development of the productive forces in agriculture: changes in irrigation and cropping patterns. It also examines the trends in work participation in the Cumbum Valley in ... More


Population Growth, Employment Expansion and Technological Change

Christopher Bliss, Peter Lanjouw, and Nicholas Stern

in Economic Development in Palanpur over Five Decades

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288329
eISBN:
9780191596599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288328.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Provides a detailed examination of the key forces of change in Palanpur over the survey period. The more than doubling of the village population over the survey period is analysed. The expansion of ... More


The Demand for Labour and Sources of Employment

V. K. Ramachandran (ed.)

in Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198286479
eISBN:
9780191684524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198286479.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter discusses the sources of employment and changing trends in labour absorption. It also describes the factors influencing the rates of labour absorption: cropping patterns, intensity of ... More


Cropping Pattern and Agricultural Productivity

Dhian Kaur

in Economic Geography: Volume 1: Land, Water, and Agriculture

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199458417
eISBN:
9780199086757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199458417.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter presents a comprehensive review of the works done on contemporary themes in agricultural geography such as cropping pattern, crop combinations, crop diversifications, agricultural ... More


Resurvey 1986

V. K. Ramachandran (ed.)

in Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198286479
eISBN:
9780191684524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198286479.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter compares two surveys: the census-type survey of households in 1977 and the sample survey of landless agricultural-labour households in 1986. Based on these surveys, it reports some of ... More


Emerging Trends in Cropping Pattern, Crop Diversification, and Agricultural Productivity

Kailas Sarap and Partha P. Sahu

in The Economy of Odisha: A Profile

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199464784
eISBN:
9780199086801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199464784.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

During the past three decades under review (1980–2010), agriculture in Odisha state has been reeling under the subsistence nature of its operation, relatively small size of land holdings, high ... More


Changing Activities, Changing Markets: Agriculture

Himanshu, Peter Lanjouw, and Nicholas Stern

in How Lives Change: Palanpur, India, and Development Economics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198806509
eISBN:
9780191844102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198806509.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This chapter examines in detail the process of agricultural development in Palanpur over seven decades. It identifies the factors that have played a significant role in shaping this process. The ... More


Opium Production in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Nigel J. R. Allan

in Dangerous Harvest: Drug Plants and the Transformation of Indigenous Landscapes

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195143201
eISBN:
9780197561805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195143201.003.0010
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

Opium cultivation in Afghanistan and Pakistan is long-standing, probably covering thousands of years. Only in the decades since the 1960s, however, has opium been cultivated and transformed into ... More


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