Agricultural Productivity, Hired Labor, Wages, and Poverty: Evidence from Bangladesh

The rice yield and real agricultural wage in Bangladesh increased by 3.8% and 2.1% per annum respectively from 2000 to 2010. Over the same period, the share of hired labor in agriculture decreased from 19.4% to 15.5%. A focus of this paper is to understand if the observed changes in wages and hired...

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Volume: 109
Main Author: Emran, Shahe
Shilpi, Forhad
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: OXFORD Elsevier Ltd 01.09.2018
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: World development Vol. 109; pp. 470 - 482
Data of publication: September 2018
ISSN: 0305-750X
EISSN: 1873-5991
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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