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Socio-economic aspects of rural development in Malawi : a report on some survey findings

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Humphrey, David H. (main author)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
1975
Published:
Malawi
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 43
Subject Term:
development issues, farmer attitudes, Malawi, rural development, small farmers, socio-economic aspects
Notes:
INTERPAKS, Examines some aspects of rural development in Malawi and, in particular, looks at the importance of sociological and psychological variables and how they appear to relate to economic variables. The paper first describes the survey from which the results were obtained. The following three sections deal with constraints felt in the rural sector, financial behavior, and the state of and changes in attitudes and beliefs of smallholders, respectively.