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Labor absorption and agricultural development: Bangladesh's experience and predicament


  • Alauddin, Mohammad
  • Tisdell, Clem


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  • Alauddin, Mohammad & Tisdell, Clem, 1995. "Labor absorption and agricultural development: Bangladesh's experience and predicament," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 23(2), pages 281-297, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:23:y:1995:i:2:p:281-297

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    1. Marglin, Stephen A., 1976. "Value and Price in the Labour-Surplus Economy," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198281948.
    2. Jayasuriya, S. K. & Shand, R. T., 1986. "Technical change and labor absorption in Asian agriculture: Some emerging trends," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 14(3), pages 415-428, March.
    3. Mohammad Alauddin & Clem Tisdell, 1991. "The 'Green Revolution' and Labour Absorption in Bangladesh Agriculture: The Relevance of the East Asian Experience," The Pakistan Development Review, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, vol. 30(2), pages 173-188.
    4. Mohammad Alauddin & Clem Tisdell, 1986. "Market Analysis, Technical Change and Income Distribution in Semiā€Subsistence Agriculture: the Case of Bangladesh," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 1(1), pages 1-18, December.
    5. Tisdell, Clem & Alauddin, Mohammad, 1992. "The Ishikawa Curve and Agricultural Productivity in Bangladesh: Some New Findings," Hitotsubashi Journal of Economics, Hitotsubashi University, vol. 33(1), pages 113-127, June.
    6. Johnston, Bruce F & Cownie, John, 1969. "The Seed-Fertilizer Revolution and Labor Force Absorption," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 59(4), pages 569-582, Part I Se.
    7. Ahmed, Raisuddin, 1981. "Agricultural price policies under complex socioeconomic and natural constraints: the case of Bangladesh," Research reports 27, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
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    1. Clement Tisdell & Mohammad Alauddin & Md. Abdur Rashid Sarker & Md Anwarul Kabir, 2019. "Agricultural Diversity and Sustainability: General Features and Bangladeshi Illustrations," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 11(21), pages 1-22, October.
    2. Paul Mosley & Sanzidur Rahman, 1999. "Impact of technological change on income distribution and poverty in Bangladesh agriculture: an empirical analysis," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 11(7), pages 935-955.
    3. Barmon, Basanta Kumar & Tarafder, Sushanta Kumar, 2014. "Impacts of Granular Urea and Efficiency of Resource Use in MV Paddy Production: A Case Study of Jessore District," Bangladesh Development Studies, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), vol. 37(3), pages 79-108, September.
    4. Orr, Alastair, 2000. "'Green Gold'?: Burley Tobacco, Smallholder Agriculture, and Poverty Alleviation in Malawi," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 28(2), pages 347-363, February.

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