The Resource Agricultural Growth and Economic Development : The Case of Pakistan, Naved Hamid and Wouter Tims, (electronic book:)

Agricultural Growth and Economic Development : The Case of Pakistan, Naved Hamid and Wouter Tims, (electronic book:)

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Agricultural Growth and Economic Development : The Case of Pakistan
Title
Agricultural Growth and Economic Development
Title remainder
The Case of Pakistan
Statement of responsibility
Naved Hamid and Wouter Tims
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study examines the role of public investment in determining the pattern of agricultural development in Pakistan. The focus is on investment in irrigation, which is seen to be the key to providing food self-sufficiency and allowing Pakistan to sustain a flows of net agricultural exports. Together with the physical and institutional infrastructure supporting agriculture, these investments set the stage and the pattern for the country's economic development. Agricultural development in Pakistan has in the past century and a half been driven mainly by horizontal expansion: increasing the area under the plough by increasing water control. Since the late 1960s, intensification has increased, though this has remained limited to individual crops and has not evolved into a broad strategy. Because of the environmental and other limits to further expansion of controlled water flows, the future calls for a strategy of more efficient use of available land and water, and a more ..
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FR-PaOEC
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Hamid, Naved
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Tims, Wouter
Series statement
OECD Development Centre Working Papers,
Series volume
no.13
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  • Development
  • Pakistan
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Agricultural Growth and Economic Development : The Case of Pakistan, Naved Hamid and Wouter Tims, (electronic book:)
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Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Control code
807336387881
Dimensions
21 x 29.7cm.
Extent
54 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
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(FR-PaOEC)
Label
Agricultural Growth and Economic Development : The Case of Pakistan, Naved Hamid and Wouter Tims, (electronic book:)
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Control code
807336387881
Dimensions
21 x 29.7cm.
Extent
54 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(FR-PaOEC)

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