COURSE CODE: AEM 509
COURSE TITLE: Agricultural Development and Policy
NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units
COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week
Course Coordinator: Dr. M.U. Agbonlahor, B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD
Office Location: Agric. Econs & Farm Mgt. Department, COLAMRUD
Theories of economic growth and development, relationship between economic growth and economic development, indicators of economic development, History of economic growth in Nigeria, The role of Agriculture in the Nigeria economic development, Historical and Analytical Treatment of Government Agricultural policies in Nigeria; food security issues, poverty measurement and analysis, problems of agricultural development and planning in Nigeria, integrated rural development planning.
AEM 509 Lecture Note