Core and Common Members in the Genesis of Farmer Cooperatives in China

Q (Qiao Xin) Liang, George Hendrikse

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Abstract

This paper addresses the genesis of farmer cooperatives in China in terms of the actors. Empirical results from a multiple case study indicate that the genesis of cooperatives in China is due to entrepreneurial farmers and the government, rather than a bottom-up, collective action process of many small farmers.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)244-257
Number of pages14
JournalManagerial and Decision Economics
Volume34
Issue number3-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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