Structural Change in Taiwan's Agricultural Economy

@article{Huang1993StructuralCI,
  title={Structural Change in Taiwan's Agricultural Economy},
  author={Sophia Wu Huang},
  journal={Economic Development and Cultural Change},
  year={1993},
  volume={42},
  pages={43 - 65}
}
  • S. Huang
  • Published 1 October 1993
  • Economics
  • Economic Development and Cultural Change
Taiwan's near double-digit rate of economic growth since the 1960s dramatically transformed a relatively impoverished agrarian society into a relatively affluent industrial and export-led economy. However, the agricultural sector, once the backbone of the economy, has rapidly lost ground. Gone is the buoyant period before the 1970s when agriculture was the main foreign exchange earner and contributed greatly to Taiwan's economic development. Agriculture has slowly declined and increasingly… 
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