System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition

Research Paper

Indian Agriculture Under Economic Reform - A Preliminary Review

Publisher: International Development Economics Associates

This paper deals with the performance of India’s agricultural economy in the post independence period, with specific emphasis on the period of economic reforms. First, the paper delineates the different phases of agricultural growth in India after independence (Section 1). Secondly, it discusses the major policies, factors and processes associated with the differential performance of agriculture in these phases (Section 2). Thirdly, it critically analyses the official agricultural policy after 1991 and attempts to relate the outcomes of policy shifts to the patterns of growth across time (Section 3). Section 4 is a concluding section.

Author(s): R. Ramakumar | Views(101) | Download (35)

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