Based on extensive data for land ownership, income distribution, and agricultural production, this book assesses Peru's experience with development planning since 1950 and discusses efforts to improve the standard of living of its rural population through changes in agrarian structure. .
1. Introduction 2. The New Development Strategy 3. Overall Development of Peru 1950–75 4. Theoretical Framework 5. Redistribution for whom? 6. Stagnation or Growth? 7. Summary and Conclusions