Agroindustrialization, Globalization, and International Development. An Overview of Issues, Patterns, and Determinants
Posted: 10 Sep 2001
This paper offers an overview for a special issue on agroindustrialization, globalization, and international development. It sets out a conceptual framework for understanding the links among these three broad phenomena and then discusses emerging issues and evidence concerning the factors conditioning agroindustrialization in developing countries and the subsequent effects on employment, poverty, and the natural environment. We conclude with a research agenda.
Keywords: Agroindustry, Agribusiness, Developing countries, Institutions, Technology, Markets, Trade
JEL Classification: O1, Q1
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