This book analyzes growth and structural change in Indian agriculture and presents an empirical approach to the underlying economic data and a multi-disciplinary approach to the ramifications of agricultural growth. It focuses on efforts to develop the Indian agricultural sector. .
1. Introduction 2. State Economic Growth: Sources and Ramifications 3. Agricultural Technology and the Labor Force 4. Female Agricultural Labor in High Growth Regions 5. Industrialization in a Highly Agricultural Region: the Case of Punjab 6. Economic Growth and Human Welfare 7. Interstate Migration in India 8. The Mode of Production in Indian Agriculture 9. Conclusion