15 January 2020
Agrarian Transition in Vietnam and Thailand: Lessons for Other Countries in Southeast Asia
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Agrarian transition in Vietnam and Thailand: lessons for other Southeast Asia countries

Wednesday January 15th 2020, 13.30-15.30
4th floor Operations Building, Faculty of Social Sciences, Chiang Mai University

Vietnam and Thailand have both encountered an agrarian transition that overall is deemed as rather successful with regards to productive performance and the betterment of rural livelihoods. How crucial have land tenure and land policy been to this process? And what other factors have been decisive?

Christophe Gironde, Senior lecturer (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva)

Discussant: Professor Emeritus Philip Hirsch (University of Sydney / Chiang Mai University)

Moderator: Daniel Hayward (Mekong Land Research Forum, RCSD)