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Working Paper
Economic transformation and the diversification of livelihoods in rural Viet Nam

Diversification of household activities away from agriculture is a key characteristic of economic development...

Agricultural laborers Economic development Entrepreneurship
Blog
Out of the Poverty Trap Through Higher Aspirations?

Why does a mother from a poor African village not send her daughter to school, but instead marries her off to an old man as a second or third wife? This way poverty is inherited from parent to child...

Agricultural laborers Children Field experiments
Journal Article
Entrepreneurship and Welfare

Part of Journal Special Issue Entrepreneurship, Developing Countries and Development Economics

Agricultural laborers Consumption (Economics) Employees
Working Paper
Entrepreneurship and Welfare

We examine returns to entrepreneurship using a standard measure of welfare, the per capita consumption expenditure. Using quantile regressions, we find welfare hierarchy in occupations...

Agricultural laborers Consumption (Economics) Employees
Book Chapter
Women and Food Security in South Asia: Current Issues and Emerging Concerns

From the book: Food Insecurity, Vulnerability and Human Rights Failure

Agricultural laborers Food security Poverty
Working Paper
Women and Food Security in South Asia: Current Issues and Emerging Concerns

The food security scenario in South Asia has witnessed rapid progress over the last few decades, yet nutrition outcomes, especially those related to women and children, have failed to keep pace...

Agricultural laborers Food security Poverty
Book Chapter
Group Behaviour and Development: A Comparison of Farmers' Organizations in South Korea and Taiwan

From the book: Group Behaviour and Development

Agricultural laborers Group decision making Labor unions
Book
Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study

This book addresses the question of how so much growth and technical change has occurred in Indian agriculture while the position of agricultural workers has remained relatively unchanged...

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
Introduction

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
Some Features of the Agrarian Economy of the Cumbum Valley

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
Classes and Property Inequality in Gokilapuram

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
The Labour Force: Sources of Expansion

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
The Demand for Labour and Sources of Employment

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
The Deployment of Labour Time

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
Some Aspects of the Material Conditions of Life of Agricultural Labourers

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
Book Chapter
Labour Services and Unfree Labour

From the book: Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture

Agricultural laborers Agriculture
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