Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Economic Theory of Agrarian Institutions$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Pranab Bardhan

Print publication date: 1991

Print ISBN-13: 9780198287629

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0198287623.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use (for details see www.oxfordscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 20 February 2019

On Choice Among Creditors and Bonded Labour Contracts

On Choice Among Creditors and Bonded Labour Contracts

(p.203) 10. On Choice Among Creditors and Bonded Labour Contracts
The Economic Theory of Agrarian Institutions

T. N. Srinivasan

Oxford University Press

In this chapter, the author looks into the conditions under which borrowing under a voluntary ‘bonded labour’ contract (whereby one may repay loans by providing labour services at less than one's opportunity cost) will be chosen by a sharecropper, if another source of credit besides the landlord is available.

Keywords:   bonded labour, credit ceiling, default, incentive compatibility, loans, opportunity cost, sharecropping

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .