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
    ISBN (Print)069112051X, 9780691120515
    StatePublished - Dec 16 2010

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    Economics
    Economic development
    Agriculture
    Economists
    Agricultural development
    Politicians
    Economic history
    Agricultural Development
    Economic History
    Economic Historians
    Economic Development

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    • Arts and Humanities(all)
    • 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.

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