Agriculture Economic Aspects Population Books
Books con argomento Agriculture Economic Aspects Population
The Conditions of Agricultural Growth
Abernethy Virginia (INT)
Kaldor Nicholas (FRW)
edizioni Aldine De Gruyter collana Aldine De Gruyter (Paperback)
Written by a Danish economist who spent many years as a researcher and consultant for the UN, this classic text analyzes the adoption of labor-intensive agricultural technologies in primitive and developing societies. Rather than seeing traditional communities as transformed by the introduction of technologies from...
World Development Report 2008
World Bank (COR)
edizioni World Bank collana World Bank (Hardcover)
The world's demand for food is expected to double within the next 50 years, while the natural resources that sustain agriculture will become increasingly scarce, degraded, and vulnerable to the effects of climate change. In many poor countries, agriculture accounts for at least 40 percent of GDP and 80 percent of employment....