ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Farm Prices and Class Bias in India

D S Tyagi This paper questions the following propositions. (a) that the terms of trade have moved in favour of agriculture; (b) that high foodgrain prices go against the interests of landless labourers and small farmers; and (c) that the government's price policy is influenced by the 'kulak lobby.

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