India's Farm Crisis: Decades Old and With Deep Roots

Event: Rural Development and Food Security Forum 2019: Transformative Changes for Rural Prosperity and Nutritious Food

India's Farm Crisis: Decades Old and With Deep Roots

28 October 2019

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Description: 

Prof. Himanshu argues that the crisis in Indian agriculture today is not a new one; it goes back many years. Therefore, the problems of farmers cannot be addressed by the band-aids of higher minimum support prices and cash transfers. He presents an analysis of the causes and an outline of what needs to be done.

Geographical Focus: 
India
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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