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Future’s past: wheat and prosperity in Pakistan

Saeed, Kazim (2022) Future’s past: wheat and prosperity in Pakistan. South Asia @ LSE (17 Aug 2022). Blog Entry.

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As Pakistan turns 75, the LSE South Asia Centre will publish commemorative posts till August 2023 about ‘Pakistan @ 75’ from multiple perspectives. In this post, Kazim Saeed discusses the possibilities of economic prosperity in Pakistan through the story of wheat, Pakistan’s staple food crop – its glorious past, its current malaise, and what the future may be if some current stakeholders step away.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2022 14:36
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 11:34

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