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Agrarian Transition in Sind: An Analysis of Interlinked Rural Factor Markets



    (National Development Finance Corporation (NDFC))


    (Applied Economics Research Centre, University of Karachi, (AERC))


The process of change in the tenurial structure of Punjab's agriculture from sharecropping tenancy to an owner-cultivation with a wage-labour system of production has been well-documented in. [Alavi (1976); Hamid (1980); Hussain (1980); Khan (1981); Khan (1983); and Mahmood (1977)] . It has been argued that this has come about through the induction of the new technologies (firstly in the form of tubewell irrigation and subsequently followed by the biological and mechanical technologies) associated with the "Green Revolution

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  • Nomaan Majid & Khalid M Nadvi, 1987. "Agrarian Transition in Sind: An Analysis of Interlinked Rural Factor Markets," The Pakistan Development Review, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, vol. 26(4), pages 433-446.
  • Handle: RePEc:pid:journl:v:26:y:1987:i:4:p:433-446

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    1. Alderman, Harold & Garcia, Marito, 1993. "Poverty, household food security, and nutrition in rural Pakistan:," Research reports 96, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

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