Published in 1998, the aim of this text is to promote awareness of the evolution of Greek agriculture, as well as of the development of national strategies, in conformity with the Common Agricultural Policy provision - which is important for a successful confrontation of modern and prospective international challenges. It offers a case study developing integrated policies for unemployment, for prevention of diversification of rural areas and for provision of solutions to the problem of increasing competition, while enhancing environmental quality and making rational use of productive resources.
1. The Evolution of the Agricultural Sector 2. Rural Environment and Agricultural Institutions 3. Agriculture and the Macroeconomic Environment 4. Agricultural, Regional and Structural Policies 5. The Impact of Policies for the Rural Sector 6. International Developments and Perspectives for Greek Agriculture 7. The Framework for an Integrated Strategy for Sustainable Rural Development.