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Peasant household resource allocation

Paul Vedeld

Peasant household resource allocation

a study of labour allocation of peasant households in Zambia"s Northern Province and market constraints on their increased agricultural production

by Paul Vedeld

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Published by International Development Programs, Agricultural University of Norway in [Aas] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zambia,
  • Northern Province,
  • Northern Province.
    • Subjects:
    • Farmers -- Zambia -- Northern Province -- Supply and demand.,
    • Household surveys -- Zambia -- Northern Province.,
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Zambia -- Northern Province.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Vedeld, Ragnar Øygard.
      SeriesZambian SPRP studies, Occasional paper ;, no. 3 =, Skriftserie ;, no. 3, Occasional paper (Norges landbrukshøgskole. International Development Programs) ;, no. 3.
      ContributionsØygard, Ragnar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8039.F32 Z338 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144, 8, 1, 3 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2624827M
      LC Control Number85193102

      Start studying final exam his aparella. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The typical peasant household in northern and western Europe consisted of. The immediate cause of the English peasant rebellion of was. the reimposition of the head tax.


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The second edition retains the same building blocks designed to explore household decision-making in a social context. Stein Holden, ‘Adjustment Policies, Peasant Household Resource Allocation and Deforestation in Northern Zambia: An Overview and Some Policy Conclusions’, Forum for Development Studies,pp.

– This article gives an overview of effects of adjustment policies on resource use of peasant farm households in northern by: In this context, key to the analysis of peasant household behavior is to identify the resource allocation, consumption, investment, and exchange strategies that they devise to reduce the welfare costs of these failures.

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