Feeding the world: An economic history of agriculture, 1800-2000

Giovanni Federico

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Abstract

InFeeding the World, Giovanni Federico considers agricultural development over the past 200 years an outstanding success story. . . .Feeding the Worldwill be of great interest to economists, development specialists and policymakers, and all economic historians should read it. Methodologically, it is an excellent example of a quantitative economic history, grounded in theory but sensitive to empirical realities worldwide. Substantively, it provides an essential context for understanding economic development over the past 200 years on a global scale.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherPrinceton University Press
Number of pages388
ISBN (Electronic)9781400837724
ISBN (Print)069112051X, 9780691120515
StatePublished - Dec 16 2010

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Economic Historians
Economic Development

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  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)

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Federico, G. (2010). Feeding the world: An economic history of agriculture, 1800-2000. Princeton University Press.

Feeding the world : An economic history of agriculture, 1800-2000. / Federico, Giovanni.

Princeton University Press, 2010. 388 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Federico, G 2010, Feeding the world: An economic history of agriculture, 1800-2000. Princeton University Press.
Federico G. Feeding the world: An economic history of agriculture, 1800-2000. Princeton University Press, 2010. 388 p.
Federico, Giovanni. / Feeding the world : An economic history of agriculture, 1800-2000. Princeton University Press, 2010. 388 p.
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