Agricultural Development: New Perspectives in a Changing World
Keijiro Otsuka and Shenggen Fan (Ed), 2021, International Food Policy Research Institute, 766 p., ISBN-10 : 0896293831
Agricultural Development: New Perspectives in a Changing World is the first comprehensive exploration of key emerging issues facing developing-country agriculture today, from rapid urbanization to rural transformation to climate change. Top experts offer the latest research in the field of agricultural development, addressing topics such as nutrition and health, gender and household decision-making, agrifood value chains, natural resource management, and political economy. The book also covers most developing regions, providing a critical global perspective at a time when many pressing challenges extend beyond national borders. With its unprecedented breadth and scope, this textbook will be an indispensable resource for the next generation of policymakers, researchers, and students dedicated to improving agriculture for global wellbeing.