East-West Contrast in Pakistan’s Agricultural Development

  • Swadesh R. Bose
Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)


Many of the recent writings on economic development emphasise the key role that agriculture must play in the development process. Yet success stories of development are few, and the agricultural bottleneck remains a difficult problem in most of the underdeveloped countries and areas with traditional peasant agriculture. Pakistan’s earlier agricultural stagnation and recent growth present both a comparison and a contrast with the situation in many other countries.


Agricultural Development Extension Service Large Farmer Crop Failure Indus Basin 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Swadesh R. Bose
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  1. 1.Pakistan Institute of Development EconomicsPakistan

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