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Development EconomicsFrom the Poverty to the Wealth of Nations$
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Yujiro Hayami and Yoshihisa Godo

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780199272709

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2005

DOI: 10.1093/0199272700.001.0001

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Breaking the Natural Resource Constraint

Breaking the Natural Resource Constraint

(p.92) 4. Breaking the Natural Resource Constraint
Development Economics

Yujiro Hayami

Yoshihisa Godo

Oxford University Press

The world has so far avoided dismal predictions by Malthus and Ricardo on the inexorable consequences of population growth with the application of science to the development of technology geared towards maximizing the intensity of land use for agricultural production. The mechanism by which this 'science-based agriculture' has been transferred from developed to developing economies and how this process can further be strengthened are investigated.

Keywords:   Dutch disease, green revolution, science-based agriculture, staple theory, technology transfer, vent-for-surplus development

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