Pro-poor Livestock Policy Initiative Working Paper No. 9
This paper analyzes the political economy of the livestock sector in two Indian states, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa. The aim is to identify politically feasible interventions that could have broad positive effects on poor rural livestock producers in these states. To that end, the paper assesses the relationship between land, livestock, and poverty, describes the organization of the sector, and analyzes the political and bureaucratic interests shaping livestock policy.
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Turner, R.L. Livestock Production and the Rural Poor in Andhra Pradesh and Orissa States, India. Pro-poor Livestock Policy Initiative Working Paper No. 9. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2004. Available from: digitalcommons.butler.edu/facsch_papers/581/