Changing Contours of Indian Agriculture

Investment, Income and Non-farm Employment

  • Seema Bathla
  • Amaresh Dubey

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Seema Bathla, Amaresh Dubey
    Pages 1-11
  3. Prabhjot Kaur, Sharanjit Singh Dhillon
    Pages 133-148

About this book


This book presents an extensive study on India’s agricultural and nonfarm sectors, examining prices, investments and policies, and suggesting various essential technological changes. It offers appropriate financial, institutional, and policy frameworks that can help to sustain agricultural growth and augment farmers’ incomes across geographical locations. Further, it addresses agricultural growth and rural poverty reduction through multiple pathways that also tackle varied geographical locations, making it a highly useful guide to understanding the changing contours in agriculture and rural areas across the country and among rural households with various social and economic backgrounds.


Agriculture Growth Public Investment Private Investment Rural Poverty Non-farm Employment

Editors and affiliations

  • Seema Bathla
    • 1
  • Amaresh Dubey
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for the Study of Regional DevelopmentJawaharlal Nehru University New DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Centre for the Study of Regional DevelopmentJawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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