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Published by Asia Pub. House in Bombay, New York .
Written in English



  • India,
  • India.


  • Agriculture -- Taxation -- India,
  • Taxation -- India,
  • India -- Economic policy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 197-200.

Statement[by] E. T. Mathew.
LC ClassificationsHD1295 .I 5M38 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22044M
LC Control Numbersa 68010538

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About the Book. Book 1: Indian Agriculture: Institutional Perspectives. Book 2: Agricultural Economy of India. Book 3: Agricultural Resources. Book 4: Technological change in Agri. India ranks second worldwide in farm output. Agriculture and allied sectors like forestry, logging and fishing accounted for % of the GDP in , employed 60% of the total workforce and despite a steady decline of its share in the GDP, is still the largest economic sector and plays a significant role in the overall socio-economic development of India. Agriculture: Development of Agriculture in India! Agriculture in India is the means of livelihood of almost two-thirds of the workforce in the country. It employees nearly 62% of total population and 42% of total geographical area. It is therefore considered to be the most important sector of India Economy. From a nation dependent on food. which limits the pace of economic development. Indeed the im-portance of public revenue from the point of view of accelerated economic development could hardly be exaggerated.” Nicholas Kaldor, ‘Taxation for Economic Development,’ Journal of .