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Factor intensity of U.S. agricultural trade

Darryl S. Wills

Factor intensity of U.S. agricultural trade

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Produce trade -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDarryl S. Wills, Chinkook Lee.
    SeriesAgricultural economic report -- no. 637
    ContributionsLee, Chinkook., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 25 p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22424939M

    Before the Industrial Revolution, agriculture workers labored six days a week, from sun up to sun down, just to keep their crops growing. 1 Certain seasons were more demanding than others, specifically the plowing and harvest seasons. 2 Because of the intensity and necessity of agricultural labor, it was the largest employment source in Europe. 3 Men, women and children worked side by side to. The erosion of the capacity of peasant agriculture was further eroded by the program of unilateral liberalization of agricultural trade in the s and the North American Free Trade Agreement in the mids, which converted the land that domesticated corn into an importer of the cereal and consolidated the country’s status as a net food.


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