|aChanging contours of Indian agriculture :|binvestment, income and non-farm employment /|cedited by Seema Bathla, Amaresh Dubey.
|aCham, Switzerland :|bSpringer International Publishing,|c2017.
|avii, 242 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references.
|aThis book presents an extensive study on India's agricultural and nonfarm sectors, examining prices, investments and policies, and suggesting various essential technological changes. It offers appropriate financial, institutional, and policy frameworks that can help to sustain agricultural growth and augment farmers' incomes across geographical locations. Further, it addresses agricultural growth and rural poverty reduction through multiple pathways that also tackle varied geographical locations, making it a highly useful guide to understanding the changing contours in agriculture and rural areas across the country and among rural households with various social and economic backgrounds.