Chayanov's model of peasant household resource allocation

Diana Hunt
1979 Journal of Peasant Studies  
Rural household labor resources include not only workingage labor forces, but also non working-age population with labor capacity. Appropriate and effective allocation of labor resources will make important economical and social significance for stable and fast development of the income of peasant families in the long term. This article is to summarize the basic characteristic of the allocation of peasant household labor force, by analyzing the connotation and goal orientation of the allocation
more » ... of peasant household labor force. The research shows that the household labor population can be configured in agriculture, non-agricultural industries, and family three Departments. Bringing in the household sector can make us know more comprehensively, how peasant household labor forces are taken advantage so as to guide peasants to allocate labor forces more scientifically.
doi:10.1080/03066157908438075 fatcat:pmpoc7zprvahnmcis7ozvsy5n4