Marie Michael Library

Title

Sustainable agriculture and the resource poor: policy issues and options

Author

Barbier, Edward B.

Description

As many people are forced to move to marginal farmlands, the author emphasizes the importance of assisting these people to develop sustainable agricultural practices. This paper focusses on political and environmental causes of land degradation, the failure of current policies, and the issues that require attention for future policies.

File No

IIED-LEEC88-02

Agency

IIED/UCL London Environmental Economics Centre

Date

1988

Subject(s)

Agriculture

Pages

28

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