Lessons of Agricultural Transition

Johan F. M. Swinnen

in From Marx and Mao to the Market

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199288915
Published online May 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191603518 | DOI:
 Lessons of Agricultural Transition

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This chapter draws several lessons from the analysis: (a) performance measurement, (b) the causes of success and failure of transition, particularly the importance of initial conditions, and (c) why some policy combinations were more successful than others.

Keywords: agricultural transition; policy combinations; success; failure

Chapter.  3612 words. 

Subjects: Economic Development and Growth

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