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 Economic Growth and Structural Changes

Young‐Iob Chung

in Korea under Siege, 1876-1945: Capital Formation and Economic Transformation

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195178302
eISBN:
9780199783557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195178300.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter analyzes the impact of investment on Korea's economic growth and structural changes relative to aggregate production — which is measured in terms of gross domestic product — during the ... More


Post-independence politics and land: from the community to agrarian servitude

Sarah Washbrook

in Producing Modernity in Mexico: Labour, Race, and the State in Chiapas, 1876-1914

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264973
eISBN:
9780191754128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264973.003.0003
Subject:
History, Latin American History

When Mexico declared independence in September 1821, Chiapas, along with the rest of Central America, joined the new nation. Then, in 1823, precipitated by the collapse of Iturbide's Mexican Empire, ... More


Tenancy

Naresh Sharma and Jean Drèze

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:
10.1093/0198288328.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Presents an analytical description and interpretation of tenancy in Palanpur. The basic features of tenancy in Palanpur are highlighted. The incidence of tenancy and the prevailing types of tenancy ... More


Plural Ownership

Roger J. Smith

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198298526
eISBN:
9780191685460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298526.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This book is a thorough and thought-provoking analysis focusing on the principles underlying two areas of property law: concurrent ownership and successive ownership. The author first considers the ... More


Housing, urban governance and anti-social behaviour: Perspectives, policy and practice

John Flint (ed.)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346858
eISBN:
9781447302544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346858.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This book explores an issue of growing importance to policy makers, academics, housing practitioners and students. It brings together contributions from the most prominent scholars in the field to ... More


A Comparison of Principal–Agent and Bargaining Solutions: The Case of Tenancy Contracts

Clive Bell

in The Economic Theory of Agrarian Institutions

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198287629
eISBN:
9780191595912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198287623.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Compares and contrasts the solutions yielded by principal‐agent and bargaining formulations of a tenancy contract.


Production Relations in Semi‐Arid African Agriculture

Hans Binswanger, John McIntire, and Chris Udry

in The Economic Theory of Agrarian Institutions

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198287629
eISBN:
9780191595912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198287623.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In this chapter, the authors depart from the presumption of densely populated economies and start from an isolated, land‐abundant, semi‐arid economy; they study its special institutional features and ... More


Land, Labour, Savings, and Credit

Partha Dasgupta

in An Inquiry into Well-Being and Destitution

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288350
eISBN:
9780191596094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288352.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The main part of this chapter discusses the characteristics of the peasant household in terms of land, labour, savings, and credit. It has ten sections: (1) the peasant household (which is normally ... More


Households and Credit Restraints

Partha Dasgupta

in An Inquiry into Well-Being and Destitution

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288350
eISBN:
9780191596094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288352.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The main part of this chapter discusses the characteristics of the peasant household in terms of land, labour, savings, and credit. It has ten sections: (1) the peasant household (which is normally ... More


The Rural Land Market

Pranab Bardhan and Christopher Udry

in Development Microeconomics

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198773719
eISBN:
9780191595929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198773714.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Commences with some comments on the evolution of property rights in land and on reasons for rural land markets being relatively ‘thin’; the rest of the chapter then analyzes the more active ... More


Post-Collective Land Tenure: An Analysis of Assignment Rules and Farm Productivity *

Louis Putterman

in Continuity and Change in China’s Rural Development: Collective and Reform Eras in Perspective

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195078725
eISBN:
9780199854950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195078725.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter presents a detailed discussion of the effects of different land-allocation formula on farm productivity, distribution of income, and eventually, economic growth. Scholars assert that ... More


Housing the New Russia

Jane R. Zavisca

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450372
eISBN:
9780801464300
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450372.001.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This book examines Russia's attempts to transition from a socialist vision of housing, in which the government promised a separate, state-owned apartment for every family, to a market-based and ... More


Sham Transactions

Edwin Simpson and Miranda Stewart (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199685349
eISBN:
9780191770531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685349.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Philosophy of Law

The doctrine of sham is one that pervades the common law. This book provides a cross-disciplinary analysis of all aspects of the sham doctrine, from its history and development to its varied ... More


Co-Ownership: Requirements and Forms

Roger J. Smith

in Plural Ownership

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198298526
eISBN:
9780191685460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298526.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

In this chapter, the author focuses on three aspects of co-ownership: its definition, forms, and rules relating to them. In illustrating the meaning of co-ownership, the author stipulates that the ... More


Termination of Co-Ownership; Severance

Roger J. Smith

in Plural Ownership

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198298526
eISBN:
9780191685460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298526.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

Two issues surround the termination of co-ownership: when does the co-ownership of the specific property terminate and when does all co-ownership terminate. In this chapter, the author explores the ... More


Joint Tenancy and Tenancy in Common Reviewed

Roger J. Smith

in Plural Ownership

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198298526
eISBN:
9780191685460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298526.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

Controversies have arisen on the validity of considering two forms of co-ownership. This chapter examines whether there is a need to reform the present law and take the process of simplification ... More


Labour on the Pampas

JEREMY ADELMAN

in Frontier Development: Land, Labour, and Capital on the Wheatlands of Argentina and Canada 1890-1914

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204411
eISBN:
9780191676253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204411.003.0004
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter describes the scarcity of labour and its implications in the agricultural expansion in the 19th century in Argentina. It discusses immigration policy and inter-regional migration to the ... More


Labour on the Prairies

JEREMY ADELMAN

in Frontier Development: Land, Labour, and Capital on the Wheatlands of Argentina and Canada 1890-1914

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204411
eISBN:
9780191676253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204411.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter discusses the labour supply conditions in the Canadian prairies. The prairies, so far from the concentrations of populations in central Canada, and cut off by the pre-Cambrian shield ... More


Residential Tenures

Peter W. G. Robson

in Housing Law in Scotland

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861117
eISBN:
9781474406185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861117.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter explores the role of residential tenures in Scotland during the twentieth century. There were three principal forms of housing then, as now, in Scotland: owner occupancy, private ... More


Policies for Sustenance

Frank H. T. Rhodes

in Earth: A Tenant's Manual

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801478239
eISBN:
9780801466212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801478239.003.0024
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

This chapter considers the questions for recognizing the Earth's limits and for living responsibly on a finite planet, in light of the emphasis previous chapters have placed on our “responsible ... More


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