JOURNAL OF RURAL COOPERATION

Volume 39 No. 1 (2011) archives

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. ARTICLES

Do Institutional Incentives Matter for Farmers to Join Cooperatives:
A Comparison of Two Chinese Regions.

Tursinbek Sultan and Karin Larsén

Abstract
1-18

Liberal Cooperatives and Microfinance in India:
Diagnostic Study of a Cooperative Federation.

Tara S. Nair and Rutwik Gandhe

Abstract
19-34

Financial Cooperatives: Problems and Challenges in the Post-Crisis Era

Yiorgos Alexopoulos, Silvio Goglio

Abstract
35-48

The Impact of Market Imperfections on Heterogeneous Firm Output Productivity and Profit.

Pavel Ciaian, d’Artis Kancs

Abstract
49-72
Book Review

Anders Linde-Laursen. Bordering: Identity Processes between the National and Personal, Ashgate, 2010, 314 pages
Gideon Biger

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3. CURRENT INFORMATION
Dissertation Abstracts 75

Published on behalf of the Center for Agricultural Economic Research
by the Hebrew University Magnes Press

The Journal of Rural Cooperation (JRC) welcomes articles, research reports and notes dealing with cooperatives and related rural organizations in developed and less developed countries. Topics of particular interest are cooperatives facing trends of globalization and privatization, the web of cooperative-community relationships, and cooperatives as part of such broader systems as mainstream economics, economies in transition, the social economy or related alternative paradigms.

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