For Indian farmers, Direct Benefit Transfers can work better than fertilizer subsidies

Technological innovations, along with price support measures and the supply of subsidized key inputs like irrigation, fertilizer, and electricity, have played an important role in the growth of Indian agriculture. These support measures have led to a sizable increase in the area under cultivation and output of cereals in Punjab and Haryana. Read more
Punjab, India
Issue: Agroecology Typology: Research