• Business
  • Published 1996

The Emerging Pattern of Rural Non-farm Sector in Bangladesh: A Review of Micro Evidence

@inproceedings{Bhattacharya1996TheEP,
  title={The Emerging Pattern of Rural Non-farm Sector in Bangladesh: A Review of Micro Evidence},
  author={Debapriya Bhattacharya},
  year={1996}
}
The conventional view on Bangladesh's rural industries (for that matter, rural non-farm activities in general) maintains that the sector constitutes of units characterised by informal organisation of production, subsistence level of operation, rudimentary technology and low skill requirement, predominant use of family labour and indigenous raw material, depressed factor productivity, and production of low price substitute for local market. The rationale for the promotion of rural non-farm… CONTINUE READING