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Computation of Economic Costs and Benefits
Financial costs and returns are converted into economic costs and benefits by using shadow pricing factors. This note describes the assumptions which form the basis of shadow pricing factors for different cost and revenue ...
Farm Input Distribution Credit: A Case of Institutional Credit, 1985
This case deals with (a) institutional credit policies for farm inputs distribution, (b) problems of input dealers in obtaining this credit, and (c) the estimation of input distribution credit needs vis-a-vis the credit ...
Instruments of Credit Control - 1987
Discusses the general and selective credit control exercised by the RBI to regulate the flow of bank credit to various sectors, commodities systems and individual business enterprises. It also gives the information on ...
Training Guns at Weak Shoulders/How Not to Bring about Social Change: Hut Construction Programme at Van Village
The note is based on the experience of an IAS officer regarding social change in a hut construction programme in a west Indian district. It brings out issues in organizing change, political-bureaucratic interface; time ...
Minor Irrigation Development in Dangri Watershed Area
A minor irrigation project has been proposed for Dangri watershed area in Haryana. The case discusses the socio-economic and administrative profile of the area and identifies the need for installation of shallow tubewells ...
Monitoring of Rural Projects through People's Participation
The paper provides a review of literature on the subject and illustrates how rural development projects can be monitored through the participation of people.
Food Policy: Some Issues
The note lists the issues to be considered while applying policy options with regard to food prices, procurement, and distribution.
On Organizing Equity: Are Solutions Really the Problem
Ensuring a fair distribution of public resources has been the concern of planners and socially conscious academics for a long time. The limitations of market forces in catering to such needs of people, which at the current ...
Glossary of Select Terms in Agricultural Economic Environment and Policy
Different terms used extensively in agricultural economic environment by students, scientists, and all those engaged in agricultural teaching, research, and extension have been given.