Agricultural employment and under-employment in Bangladesh the next decade by Edward J. Cly

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Published by Bangladesh Agricultural Rresearch Council in Dacca .

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StatementEdward J. Clay & Md. Sekandar Khan.
SeriesBARC agricultural economics and rural social science papers ;, no.4
ContributionsSekandar Khan, Md.
LC ClassificationsHD1537.B3 C5 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 47 p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4390115M
LC Control Number78911162

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Like many other Asian economies, contribution of agriculture to the economy has been declining over the decade. It decreased from 30 percent in 90s to competitiveness of Bangladesh agriculture in the changing global trade scenario, impact of food management and market development on production and producers’ incentives, linkages between farm and non-farm sector growth, appropriate forms of support to agriculture, dynamics of the new forms of agricultural production and so on (Section ).

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Employment is a relationship between two parties, usually based on contract where work is paid for, where one party, which may be a corporation, for profit, not-for-profit organization, co-operative or other entity is the employer and the other is the employee.

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