Reunification Era- Chpt 15

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Reunification Era: Chpt 15 20/02/2009 09:07:00 15) A Comment on Postbellum Southern Agriculture. (Note that Chap 15 focuses on  rest of U.S.) II. Federal Land Policy: Please cover on your own p. 286-289. The 3 principle goals of U.S. land policy Changing views on the efficiency of U.S. land policy         III. In last 1/2 of 19th c, agriculture. ..  * continued to grow in output Avg annual growth rate = 2.5%  * diminished in terms of contribution to GDP: ** Look @ online notes for table            IV. Growth in Output A. Especially for grain production (Table 15.2) * Output per acre: little or no increase * Increased acreage due to . ..           o incr'd labor productivity (output per worker)
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          o incr'd use of capital (reapers, steel plow, thresher Note: Increases in output also due to biological innovations:
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2009 for the course ECON 2200 taught by Professor Moore during the Fall '07 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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