EVALUATION OF BENEFITS FROM RURAL HIGHWAYS /IN PORTUGUESE/

AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IS AN IMPORTANT FACTOR OF THE ECONOMIC PROGRESS OF DEVELOPING COUNTRIES. DUE TO THE LABOR EMIGRATION FROM THE AGRICULTURAL TO THE INDUSTRIAL AREAS, THERE IS A NEED TO OBTAIN GREATER EFFICIENCY FROM THE AGRICULTURAL PERSONNEL IN ORDER TO OFFER MORE GOODS AND PART OF THE ACTIVE POPULATION IS WORKING IN THE ARTICULTURAL RELATED AREAS AND A LARGE PART OF THE NATIONAL INCOME AND FOREIGN TRADE COMES FROM THIS SECTOR. IT IS RECOGNIZED THAT THE MODERNIZATION OF THE PRODUCTION METHODS IS NEEDED FOR THE AGRICULTURAL MODERNIZATION AND ITS CONSEQUENT DEVELOPMENT. THERE ARE SEVERAL ECONOMIC CONTROL SYSTEMS SUCH AS AGRICULTURAL EXTENSIONS, HIGHWAY IMPROVEMENTS AND IRRIGATION PROJECTS. METHODS FOR THE EVALUATION OF THE BENEFITS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF RURAL HIGHWAYS ARE PRESENTED. /RRI/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Road Research Institute /Brazil

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  • Authors:
    • Vergara, FILHO O
    • Carvalho, E W
  • Publication Date: 1971

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  • Accession Number: 00202207
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Institute /Brazil
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1972 12:00AM