This book presents three alternative agricultural development strategies and suggests guidelines for identifying appropriate policies and programs. It assesses the potential of each strategy for generating employment, drawing on case studies of Latin American, Asian, and African economies.
1. Introduction 2. Alternative Patterns of Agricultural Development: "DSS" And "USF" Development Models 3. Country Case Studies and Typologies of Development Situations 4. Analysis of "Functional Areas" for Their Potential Impact on Employment Generation and Growth of Effective Demand 5. Interrelationships Among the Functional Areas and the Determination of Priorities