Tey, (John) Yeong-Sheng (2008): The Relative Decline of Agriculture in China.
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This paper attempts to determine the impacts of three major factors: (a) price changes, (b) factor endowment changes, and (c) technological change on the relative decline of agriculture in China. However, the results suggest that only the price ratio has significant and positive impact on agriculture’s GDP share in China. Nevertheless, the variable of the price ratio explains the model well with about 99 percent of R2 value. The irrelatedness of other variables may require further investigation and explanation.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||The Relative Decline of Agriculture in China|
|Keywords:||Relative decline, agriculture, price ratio|
|Subjects:||O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O13 - Agriculture; Natural Resources; Energy; Environment; Other Primary Products|
|Depositing User:||(John) Yeong-Sheng TEY|
|Date Deposited:||07. May 2009 00:10|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 20:44|
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