Credit and Agrarian Class Structure

Mukesh Eswaran and Ashok Kotwal

in The Economic Theory of Agrarian Institutions

Published in print December 1991 | ISBN: 9780198287629
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191595912 | DOI:

Series: Clarendon Paperbacks

 Credit and Agrarian Class Structure

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In this chapter, the authors trace the key role of unequal access to both production and consumption credits in shaping the agrarian class structure.

Keywords: agrarian economy; capitalist farmer; class structure; consumption credit; production credit; supervision

Chapter.  9010 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Economic Development and Growth

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