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La agroindustria láctea en el Uruguay 1911- 1943

Magdalena Bertino and Héctor Tajam ()
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Héctor Tajam: Universidad de la República (Uruguay). Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y de Administración. Instituto de Economí­a

No 00-04, Documentos de Trabajo (working papers) from Instituto de Economia - IECON

Abstract: Domestic market growth and urbanization encouraged the agricultural and industrial dairy production. This labour-intensive product played a strategic role in the batllist agenda. This paper studies the dairy farm production and dynamics as well as the causes of its stagnation. The public policies towards the sector are specially considered, particularly the ones related to the sanitary conditions. Another issue under examination relates to the creation of the first pasteurization plants in Montevideo and the state's role in creating Conaprole, an entity in charge of regulating the production in the country.

Keywords: dairy production; productivity; public policies; 1910-1943 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: N56 Y N66 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 46 pages
Date: 2000-03
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