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Production Structure and Productivity of Japanese Agriculture

Volume 1: Quantitative Investigations on Production Structure


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xlvi
  2. The Production Structure of Japanese Agriculture: (I) Total Cost Function Approach

  3. The Production Structure of Postwar Japanese Agriculture: (II) Variable Cost Function Approach

  4. Back Matter
    Pages 279-311

About this book


Analyses quantitatively in a comprehensive, consistent, and integrated manner the production structure and productivity of post-war Japanese agriculture for the latter half of the twentieth century, more specifically, 1957-97.


agriculture growth production

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of TsukubaJapan

About the authors

Yoshimi Kuroda holds a PhD from Stanford University, USA, and is Emeritus Professor at  University of Tsukuba, Japan, Professor at Kyushu Sangyo University, Japan and Visiting Research Fellow at The International Centre for the Study of East Asian Development, Kitakyushu, Japan.

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