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The Agricultural Sector In The South Muntenia Region: Particularities And Trends


  • Avramescu, Tiberiu Cristian

    () (University of Piteşti, Romania)

  • Ungureanu, Emilia

    () (University of Piteşti, Romania)


The paper presents the evolution of the agricultural sector in the South Muntenia region in the period 2000-2006, highlighting the characteristics of this sector, which is very important for the economy of the region. The paper reveals the contribution of the agricultural sector to the regional Gross Domestic Product, the South Muntenia region being on the first position among the eight developing regions from the point of view of the agricultural potential. The paper presents the evolution of the crop production, focusing on the main agricultural crops of the region, as well as the livestock production evolution, focusing on the number of livestock herds. At the same time, the paper identifies the trends and the prospects of the agricultural sector in the South-Muntenia region.

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  • Avramescu, Tiberiu Cristian & Ungureanu, Emilia, 2009. "The Agricultural Sector In The South Muntenia Region: Particularities And Trends," Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Institute of Agricultural Economics, vol. 6(1), pages 145-156.
  • Handle: RePEc:iag:reviea:v:6:y:2009:i:1:p:145-156

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    rural development; rural economy; agricultural sector; agricultural holdings.;
    All these keywords.

    JEL classification:

    • O13 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Agriculture; Natural Resources; Environment; Other Primary Products
    • Q10 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - General
    • R11 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, Environmental Issues, and Changes


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