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A land of milk and butter : how elites created the modern Danish dairy industry / Markus Lampe and Paul Sharp.

Author/Creator:
Lampe, Markus, author.
Publication:
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2018. , ©2018
Series:
Markets and governments in economic history.
Markets and governments in economic history
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 273 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Dairy products industry -- Denmark -- History.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Denmark.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects.
Dairy products industry.
Denmark.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introduction
The economic and political context for Danish agricultural development, ca. 1660-1850
The agricultural reforms, 1750s-1800s
The spread of the Holstein system
From bullshit to butter: accounting and production decisions
Science, innovation, and the dissemination of knowledge
How the Danes discovered Britain
Industrial and trade policy
The spread of modern dairying beyond the estates: the rise of the cooperatives
Agriculture, industry, and modern economic growth in Denmark
Lessons from the Danish agricultural revolution for developing countries.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Sharp, Paul, 1977- author.
Other format:
ebook version :
ISBN:
9780226549507
022654950X
9780226549644
OCLC:
1004268745
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