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Title Food policy in Mexico : the search for self-sufficiency / edited by James E. Austin and Gustavo Esteva
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1987


Description 1 online resource (383 pages) : illustrations
Series Cornell paperbacks
Contents The path of exploration / James E. Austin and Gustavo Esteva -- Food needs and capacities : four centuries of conflict / Gustavo Esteva -- The conception of SAM / Mario Montanari -- State-owned enterprises : food policy implementers / James E. Austin and Jonathan Fox -- Channeling credit to the countryside / Raul Pessah -- SAM and seeds / David Barkin -- Generating and disseminating technology / Gustavo Viniegra Gonzalez -- The peasant initiative / Rodrigo A. Medellin E. -- Feeding Mexico City / Cynthia Hewitt de Alcantara -- SAM and the Mexican private sector / Carlos Guillermo Sequeira -- SAM's cost and impact on production / Armando Andrade and Nicole Blanc -- SAM's influence on food consumption and nutrition / Jacobo Schatan W. -- SAM, energy, and structural change in the agricultural sector / C. Peter Timmer
SAM's impact on income distribution / Bill Gibson, Nora Lustig, and Lance Taylor -- Final reflections / James E. Austin and Gustavo Esteva
Analysis Mexico Food supply Policies of government
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Food supply -- Government policy -- Mexico
Agriculture and state -- Mexico
Agriculture and state
Food supply -- Government policy
Agrarisch beleid.
Form Electronic book
Author Austin, James E
Esteva, Gustavo
ISBN 9781501745423