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Milk and sugar: a comparative analysis of cooperative politics
Baviskar, B. S.
This paper presents a comparison of the successful sugar co-ops in Maharashtra and milk co-ops in Gujarat, India. The focus is on how they differ in their political articulation: politicians in the sugar co-ops, managers and technocrats in the milk co-ops. Causes and consequences of these differences is explored.
Institute of Development Studies (IDS)
Agricultural co-operatives, Public Policy