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The case for profit: entrepreneurial approaches to addressing India's agrarian crisis

Herndon, Jay (2017) The case for profit: entrepreneurial approaches to addressing India's agrarian crisis. South Asia @ LSE (24 Jul 2017). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

India's farmers are frequently in the news, whether it is due to the widespread issue of farmer suicides, low yields as a result of unreliable weather patterns, or protests in the face of price crashes. Against this backdrop, Jay Herndon writes that informal cooperatives run almost as businesses could provide a sustainable solution by allowing farmers to capture more of the final price paid by consumers.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/southasia/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Sets: Collections > South Asia @ LSE
Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2017 11:48
Last Modified: 22 Jul 2019 23:24
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/83998

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