Economics, Politics, and Ethics of Primary Commodity Development : How Can Poor Countries in Africa Benefit the Most? »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Uma Lele , James Gockowski , and Kofi Adu-Nyako
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 1994
The critical role of agricultural commodities in the growth of low-income countries is examined. A combination of factors has resulted in declining agricultural prices, necessitating further increasing volumes by d...