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Agricultural Cooperatives in Japan: An Institutional Approach

Akira Kurimoto & Akira Kurimoto
How can we explain the reason why cooperatives have evolved so differently? This article argues that the institutional framework gives a decisive influence in organizational evolution and the historic path has been taken by interaction between institutions and organizations. The Japanese agricultural cooperatives are analyzed from institutional perspectives. They were created at the end of the 19th century under overwhelming European influence but evolved as a quite different model under the strong impacts of industrial...


Gyanendra Mani, V.K. Pandey, Gyanendra Mani & V.K. Pandey
The sale as well as lease transactions of agricultural land affect both the distributional and production pattern which have serious policy consequences in a developing economy. The study, using the qualitative analytical methods of logit function, identified the socio-economic characters which influenced the land sale or lease decisions of farmers in a highly fertile and developed region of India. The study found that with an increase in the size of holding, the farmers showed greater...

Alleviating Poverty in the United States: The Critical Role of SNAP Benefits

Laura Tiehen, Dean Jolliffe, Craig Gundersen, Laura Tiehen, Dean Jolliffe & Craig Gundersen
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is one of the largest safety net programs in the United States, serving 44.7 million individuals in an average month in 2011. We used Current Population Survey data to examine the effect of SNAP on poverty from 2000 to 2009, by adding program benefits to income and calculating how SNAP benefits affected the prevalence, depth, and severity of poverty. We found an average decline of 4.4 percent in the...

Wheat Breeder Battles: Hard Red Versus White

Michael A. Boland, Marc A. Johnson, Sara K. Schumacher, Michael A. Boland, Marc A. Johnson & Sara K. Schumacher


Julia W. Marsh, David E. Kenyon, Julia W. Marsh & David E. Kenyon

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Soil Erosion in Rajputana (Part I)

R.P. Singh & R.P. Singh

Pattern of Employment of Hired Labour in Agriculture in Orissa

D.D. Jena & D.D. Jena

Pattern of Employment of Hired Labour in Agriculture

G. D. Agrawal & G. D. Agrawal

Who Have More Access to Cheap Credit in Vietnam?

S.M.P. Senanayake, D.P. Ho, S.M.P. Senanayake & D.P. Ho

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Pulses, Oilseeds and Coarse Cereals: Why They Are Slow Growth Crops?

C. Ramasamy, K.N. Selvaraj, C. Ramasamy & K.N. Selvaraj


V.M. Dandekar, K.D. Upadhyaya, V.K.R.V. Rao, A.S.N. Murti, Gyan Chand, D.G. Karve, V.M. Dandekar, K.D. Upadhyaya, V.K.R.V. Rao, A.S.N. Murti, Gyan Chand & D.G. Karve

Understanding the Seed Industry: Contemporary Trends and Analytical Issues

Bharat Ramaswami & Bharat Ramaswami

Tenurial Status of Tenants Under the Bombay Tenancy Act

P.N. Narasinga Rao & P.N. Narasinga Rao

Security of Tenure Under the Tenancy Legislation

C.H. Shah, Tara Shukla, C.H. Shah & Tara Shukla

Perceptions and Adoption Decisions of Farmers in Cultivation of Improved Pearl Millet Cultivars - A Study in Tamil Nadu

C. Ramasamy, Cynthia S. Bantilan, S. Elangovan, M. Asokan, C. Ramasamy, Cynthia S. Bantilan, S. Elangovan & M. Asokan

Energy Management for Sustainability of Hill Agriculture: A Case of Himachal Pradesh

A.S. Saini, K.D. Sharma, K.P. Pant, D.R. Thakur, A.S. Saini, K.D. Sharma, K.P. Pant & D.R. Thakur

Impacts of Co-Operative on Market Structure and Prices: The Case of Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Co-operative (CAMPO) Ltd., Karnataka

T.N. Prakash, Shrijay Devaraj Urs, Lalith Achoth, T.N. Prakash, Shrijay Devaraj Urs & Lalith Achoth

Analysis of Market Infrastructure, Prices and Terms of Trade: A Case Study of Karnataka

P. Thippaiah, R.S. Deshpande, P. Thippaiah & R.S. Deshpande

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