How Agricultural Research Affects Urban Poverty In Developing Countries? The Case Of China
The objective of this paper is to analyze how agricultural research and development have affected urban poverty using China as an example. Agricultural research lower food prices, and therefore help urban poor by lowing their food cost.
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