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Peasant behaviour under uncertainty

Quazi Shahabuddin

Peasant behaviour under uncertainty

decision-making among low-income farmers in Bangladesh

by Quazi Shahabuddin

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Published by Q. Shahabuddin in [Dhaka] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bangladesh.,
  • Bangladesh
    • Subjects:
    • Peasantry -- Bangladesh,
    • Farm management -- Bangladesh -- Decision making

    • Edition Notes

      StatementQuazi Shahabuddin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1537.B3 S47 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination10, 342 p. ;
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1685236M
      LC Control Number91906932

      In this book, conceived and written for the general reader as well as the specialist, Robert Edelman uses a case study of peasant behavior during a particular revolutionary situation to make an important contribution to one of the major debates in contemporary peasant studies. Edelman's subject is Cited by: 6. ADVERTISEMENTS: Here is a compilation of essays on ‘Consumer Behaviour’ for class 9, 10, 11 and Find paragraphs, long and short essays on ‘Consumer Behaviour’ especially written for school and college students. Essay on Consumer Behaviour Essay Contents: Essay on the Introduction to Consumer Behaviour Essay on the Assumptions of Consumer Behaviour under Cardinal [ ].

        Judgment under uncertainty: heuristics and biases Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman; Part II. Representativeness: 2. Belief in the law of small numbers Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman; 3. Subjective probability: a judgment of representativeness Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky; : Cambridge University Press. calculus to the analysis of peasant behaviour under the postulate of existent markets. Cancian, for instance, described the pure formalist position as one saying 'that most societies by now participate in active "market" economies, and that therefore any significance .

      Cancian, the problem of peasants's response to the new economic opportunities is based initially on the assumption that peasants behave as "economic man." He then criticizes the traditional economic man model for assuming that full knowledge concerning the outcome of decisions is always present, and thus ignoring decisions made under uncertainty. A.   Chitra Choudhary Assistant Professor Department of Economics University of Rajasthan, Jaipur.


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