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A Brief Note on Indirect Institutional Finance for Agriculture
Deals with RBI's definitions of direct and indirect finance for agriculture, and the data on relative importance of these two types of rural credit in India. The note also raises questions for discussing (a) the rationale ...
Inputs Distribution Credit and Crop Loan System: A Case of Their Linkage in Cooperative Credit Structure
This case deals with the problem of linkage between inputs distribution credit and credit given to the farmers by the banking institutions in India. Quantitative and qualitative data are provided to analyse this problem ...
Financing Working Capital Requirements of Selected Agro-processing Industries
This case is based on published data on six major agro-processing industries, viz. dairy products, fruits and vegetable products, grain products, sugar, edible oil and fats, and prepared animal feeds. These data are presented ...
Selective Credit Controls Policy in India
This note discusses the nature, scope, merits and demerits of selective credit control policy. It also discusses the rationale and main features of this policy in India.
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 ...
Catalysing Indian agriculture
This somewhat non-technical and brief paper synthesizes the literature on what to catalyse for the Strategy for agriculture and how to accomplish this strategy through public policies for government expenditure, reorganization ...
Agro-processing Industries: Their Importance, Contributions and Procurement Strategies
This note defines agro-processing industries. It provides their contribution in national income and in value added from manufacturing in India. The note then goes on to discuss (a) the reasons for growing opportunities in ...