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Transforming traditional agriculture

Theodore William Schultz

Transforming traditional agriculture

by Theodore William Schultz

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Published in New Haven .
Written in English


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Statementby T.W. Schultz.
SeriesStudies in comparative economics -- 3
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20416767M

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Early on at Chicago, Schultz became interested in agriculture worldwide. In his book, Transforming Traditional Agriculture, Schultz laid out his view that primitive farmers in poor countries maximize the return from their resources. Their apparent unwillingness to innovate, he argued, was rational because governments of those countries often set artificially low prices on their crops and.   This book provides a synthesis of the key issues and challenges facing agriculture and food production in Southern Africa. Southern Africa is facing numerous challenges from diverse issues such as agricultural transformations, growing populations, urbanization and climate : Richard A. Sikora, Eugene R. Terry, Paul L.G. Vlek, Joyce Chitja.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Section 1. 5: Section 2. 9: Section 3. 13 other sections not shown. Other editions - View all. T. W. Schultz's book, "Transforming Traditional Agriculture," is an early and enlightening look at the rise of agriculture in developing nations around the world. Though it may seem like a given now, Schultz was among the first to lay the groundwork for understanding how agriculture develops in these countries, and he informed our understanding /5(2).


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Schultz's book, "Transforming Traditional Agriculture," is an early and enlightening look at the rise of agriculture in developing nations around the world. Though Transforming traditional agriculture book may seem like a given now, Schultz was among the first to lay the groundwork for understanding how agriculture develops in these countries, and he informed our understanding of the new agricultural by:   T.

Schultz's book, "Transforming Traditional Agriculture," is an early and enlightening look at the rise of agriculture in developing nations around the world.

Though it may seem like a given now, Schultz was among the first to lay the groundwork for understanding how agriculture develops in these countries, and he informed our understanding of the new agricultural world/5(2). Schultz's book, "Transforming Traditional Agriculture," is an early and enlightening look at the rise of agriculture in developing nations around the world.

Though it may seem like a given now, Schultz was among the first to lay the groundwork for understanding how agriculture develops in these countries, and he informed our understanding of the new agricultural world/5(2).

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Get this from a library. Transforming traditional agriculture. [T W Schultz] -- The problem and its setting; Attributes of traditional agriculture; The allocative efficiency of traditional agriculture; The doctrine of agricultural labor of zero value; Implications of a theory of.

In Transforming Traditional Agriculture (), Schultz challenged the prevailing view, held by development economists, that farmers in developing countries were irrational in their unwillingness to innovate. He argued that, to the contrary, the farmers were making rational responses to high taxes and artificially low crop prices.

In Transforming Traditional Agriculture, T.W. Schultz () envisioned a crucial role for investments in “nontraditional” inputs such as knowledge and education, and improvements in the quality of material inputs and people, to help shift agriculture to a firmer footing and capitalize on agriculture as an engine of economic growth.

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TRANSFORM ATION OF INDIAN AGRICULTURE. Growth, Inclusiveness and Sustainability S. Mahendra Dev Director and Vice Chancellor, IGIDR, Mumbai 1.

INTRODUCTION Agricultural development is important for raising the incomes of population d ependent on agriculture and growth of non -agricultural sector.

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pp pp. Abstract: The author concentrates on the economic problem confronting agriculture, presents a theoretical approach to explain the economic stagnation of traditional agriculture, and tests his hypotheses by: Transforming Traditional Agriculture A Critique of Professor Schultz V M Dandel r: This paper critically examines the economic logic underlying Professor Schultz's concept of Traditional Agricul-ture and his policy recommendations for transforming the same into a modern efficient agriculture (Theodore W.

Book Reviews. Transforming Traditional Agriculture. By Donald R. Kaldor. See all Hide authors and affiliations. Science 08 May Vol.Issuepp. DOI: /science Article; Info & Metrics; eLetters; PDF; This is a PDF-only article.

The first page of the PDF of this article appears above. Science Cited by: 1. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Transforming Traditional Agriculture (Studies in Com () by Schultz, Theodore W/5(9).

The Publication of the little book, Transforming Traditional Agriculture, written by Professor T. Schultz, is a major event in any analysis of agricultural development. Few economic studies have been undertaken under such favorable auspices.

The inter-university Committee on Comparative Economics, centered at Yale University, invited the. This paper critically examines the economic logic underlying Professor Schultz's concept of Traditional Agriculture and his policy recommendations for transforming the same into a modern efficient agriculture (Theodore W Schultz, "Transforming Traditional Agriculture", Yale University Press, ) and points out a certain element of the situation which it seems have escaped.

BOOK REVIEWS THEODORE W. SCHULTZ, Transforming Traditional Agriculture, New Haven, Yale University Press,xiv+ p. Even if this modest volume may be too small to cover all the possible ways in which traditional agriculture can be modernized, one thing is certain.The Problem of Transforming Traditional Agriculture - Volume 17 Issue 3 - Lorand Dabasi-Schweng.

it is rather surprising that so many years have had to pass before a leading agricultural economist published a book dealing with one of the major problems of these countries: the transformation of traditional agriculture.

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