Date of Award:

1-1-1969

Document Type:

Thesis

Degree Name:

Master of Science (MS)

Department:

Economics and Finance

Advisor/Chair:

O. William Asplund

Abstract

This thesis discusses the role of agriculture in the economic development of Taiwan. Chapters I and n present and discuss the indicators of economic growth in Taiwan , particularly in the post World War n era. Chapter ill analyses Taiwan's natural conditions and the part played by Japan prior to the great war. Chapters IV and V discuss agriculture and its role in Taiwan's march to development. Chapter VI talks about American aid that was provided and Chapter Vll presents the expectations and hopes for the future under the newest five year plan.

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