Electric Power For Rural Growth: How Electricity Affects Rural Life In Developing Countries, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Electric Power For Rural Growth

How Electricity Affects Rural Life In Developing Countries, 1st Edition

By Douglas F. Barnes

Routledge

206 pages

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Description

This book offers important historical information on the state of rural electrification in the 1980s. It also summarizes the development of benefit evaluation methods, along with findings from recent research on the impact of rural electrification for development.

Table of Contents

1. Historical Public Policy Controversy 2. Impact Evaluation Study Design 3. Agricultural Development in India 4. Small-Scale Industry and Commerce 5. Rural Social Change 6. Equity and Poverty 7. Economics of Village Line Extension 8. The Continuing Debate 9. New Approaches in the 21st Century

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General