Is there a rural-urban technology gap?

results of the ERS rural manufacturing survey by H. Frederick Gale

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in [Washington, D.C.?]

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  • Rural industries -- United States,
  • Manufacturing industries -- United States,
  • Regional economic disparities
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    Other titlesIs there a rural urban technology gap?
    StatementH. Frederick Gale
    SeriesAgriculture information bulletin -- no. 736-01
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13623472M

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Downloadable. Advanced technology use is less prevalent in rural than in urban manufacturing plants, but plants of comparable size in the same industry use about the same level of technology, regardless of urban/rural location. The rural gap comes about because the mix of rural industries is more heavily weighted with "low-technology" industries.

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Department of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.]. Oct 19,  · The potential of technology to bridge the gap between urban and rural communities in the UK and India will be explored at an international workshop this week. Cookies on our website We use cookies on this website, mainly to provide a secure browsing experience but also to collect statistics on how the website is used.

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Rural development includes economic Author: Jayita Pramanik, Bijan Sarkar, Shyamalendu Kandar.Rural–urban differences in China have persistently accounted for a large share of income inequality.1 In part, today’s rural–urban gap reflects the institutional legacies of .different sectors (Zhou and Yang, ), there is little discussion on its relationship with agricultural growth.

This paper attempts to bridge the relationship between the rural-urban income gap and agricultural growth on the ground that the increasing rural-urban income gap.