Technological change and price effects in agriculture
Eleni Z. Gabre-Madhin,
Christopher Barrett () and
Paul Dorosh ()
No 62, MTID discussion papers from International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
This paper addresses the conceptual issues around the negative price effects of technological change on agricultural producers, explores price policy options vis-à-vis this problem, and reviews and compares experiences across Asian countries as they transformed their rural economies. It then draws implications for the challenge of achieving a smallholder-led agricultural revolution in Africa in the context of market liberalization.
Keywords: Small farmers; technicological change; market prices (search for similar items in EconPapers)
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-dev
References: View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations View citations in EconPapers (13) Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
Our link check indicates that this URL is bad, the error code is: 404 Page not found. (http://www.ifpri.org/sites/default/files/publications/mtidp62.pdf [307 Temporary Redirect]--> http://cdm15738.contentdm.oclc.org/utils/getfile/collection/)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: http://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:fpr:mtiddp:62
Access Statistics for this paper
More papers in MTID discussion papers from International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Contact information at EDIRC.
Series data maintained by ().