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Rural America; Volume 16, Issue 1; May 2001: Volume 16, Issue 1 ; May 2001

By Bowers, Douglas

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Title: Rural America; Volume 16, Issue 1; May 2001: Volume 16, Issue 1 ; May 2001  
Author: Bowers, Douglas
Volume: Volume 16, Issue 1
Language: English
Subject: Rural Systems, Agriculture, Economics
Collections: Periodicals: Journal and Magazine Collection (Contemporary), Rural America Journal Collection
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Publisher: Us Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service


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Bowers, D. (2001). Rural America; Volume 16, Issue 1; May 2001. Retrieved from

Description: Rural Development Perspectives (final issue in January 2003) highlighted the practical application of research in rural banking, demographics, housing, labor, and poverty, and the effect of farm policies on rural areas.

Summary: ""New South, Old Challenges,"" ""Migrants in the Rural South Choose Urban and Natural Amenities,"" ""New Economy Manufacturing Meets Old Economy Education Policies in the Rural South,"" ""Educated Workforce, Quality Jobs Still Elusive Goals in the Rural South,"" ""Most Persistently Poor Rural Counties in the South Remained Poor in 1995,"" ""Factors Affecting High Child Poverty in the Rural South,"" and ""Welfare Reform: Remedy for Persistent Poverty in the Rural South?""

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Table of Contents: Contents Foreword Feature Articles Financial Well-Being of Small Farm Households Depends on the Health of Rural Economies Value-Added Agriculture Policies Across the 50 States Nontraditional Sources of Venture Capital for Rural America Socioeconomic Impacts of Agricultural Processing Plants Regional Workforce Needs and Training: The Case of Northeast Minnesota/Northwest Wisconsin Rural Updates Latest Trends in Nonmetro Jobs and Earnings: Nonmetro Areas Fall Behind in the 'New Economy' Farm and Farm-Related Emloyment: Agricultural Wholesale and Retail Trade Jobs Account For Two-Thirds of Farm and Farm-Related Employment Food and Fiber System Employment and Value Added: Food and Fiber System Share of GDP Remains Robust Economic Activity triggered by Agricultural Trade: Despite Recent Declines, Agricultural Exports Play a Vital Role in the Economy


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