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The agricultural development of Brazil

G. Edward Schuh

The agricultural development of Brazil

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Published by Praeger in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Brazil.,
  • Agriculture -- Brazil.,
  • Agriculture and state -- Brazil.,
  • Brazil -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    bibl p445-456.

    Statementby G. Edward Schuh; in collaboration with Eliseu Roberto Alves; foreword by Lowell S. Hardin.
    SeriesBench mark studies on agricultural development in Latin America, Praeger special studies in international economics and development
    ContributionsAlves, Eliseu Roberto.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1872
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii,457p. :
    Number of Pages457
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21231045M
    ISBN 100275025764
    OCLC/WorldCa185970964

    Data, policy advice and research on Brazil including economy, education, employment, environment, health, tax, trade, GDP, unemployment rate, inflation and PISA., This review measures the level and composition of support to Brazilian agriculture, and evaluates the effectiveness of current measures in attaining their objectives. The study finds that Brazil . Brazil’s Implementation of Tariff Rate Quota for Wheat a Win for American Farmers. USDA Welcomes New Crop of Foreign Service Officers. Joint Statement of Western Hemisphere Agriculture Leaders. Joint Statement of Agriculture Leaders on LLP. Pioneering Export Markets with the Cochran Fellowship Program. U.S. Ag Exporters Connect with Buyers on. This report explains about the agriculture productivity growth in lture has been an island of success in terms of productivity growth in the last decades compared to other sectors of the Brazilian economy and compared to other country’s agriculture lture productivity growth in recent decades in Brazil has been mainly driven by investments in agriculture .


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