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Comparison of Profit and Rate of Return
Maximizing Solutions 91
Shadow Prices 93
Comparison of the Linear Programming and
Regression Results 96
Alternative Objective Criteria and
Resulting Crop Selection . 97
Maximize the Probability of Realizing a
Selected Income Level 98
Minimizing Expected Losses 99
Maximizing Rate of Return to Owned
Capital 101
Maximize Profit 101
A Further Note on the Results of the Linear
Programs 101
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SUPPLY AND DEMAND FOR CAPITAL AND CREDIT 105
The Supply Function 105
The Demand Functions 106
Demand Derived from the Programming
Solutions 106
Demand Derived from Regression Analysis .... 108
Relation Between Supply and Program Derived
Demand for Capital 110
Cotton 112
Rice 112
Sesame 115
Sorghum 115
Relation of Supply and Regression Derived
Demand for NCI 115
Cotton 115
Rice 119
Conclusions Regarding Credit Supply and Demand . 119
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SUMMARY, CONCLUSIONS, AND RECOMMENDATIONS 122
Summary 122
Objectives 122
Input Productivities 123
Adequacy and Allocation of Credit 124
Conclusions 125
Cotton 125
Rice, Sesame, and Sorghum 127
Recommendations 128
Credit Policies 128
Indicated Factor Levels 128
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