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Under the Shadow: Pricing and Marketing in Indian Agriculture in Globalization

  • R. S. Deshpande
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Abstract

Pursuit of subsistence living has become one of the major struggles of Indian farmers. This struggle is largely dictated by the monsoon on one side and functioning of the markets (land, labour, factor and product) and ‘governed’ prices on the other. Current market centric economic reforms in the form of liberalisation and globalisation were introduced and agricultural sector as always was taken for granted. In this entire process, beneficial participation of the sector in the markets was presumed.

Keywords

Agricultural Sector Agricultural Policy Minimum Support Wholesale Price Price Policy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Social and Economic ChangesBangaloreIndia

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