This book should be read by researchers and students of agriculture, agriculture economics and international development as well as policy makers within government departments and international development agencies.
2 Some theoretical considerations
Part 2 The smallholder context: constraints
3 Environmental constraints
4 Household constraints
Part 3 The institutional infrastructure
5 Contractual arrangements
Part 4 The policy environment
6 Objectives and assumptions
7 Public-private partnerships
8 Summary, conclusions and recommendations
Nigel David Poole is a Reader in Development Policy, SOAS, University of London.