Equity and economic implications of mechanised fishing on traditional fishery - a study in Tamil Nadu

Narayanakumar, R and Suryaprakash, S and Chandrasekhar, H (2000) Equity and economic implications of mechanised fishing on traditional fishery - a study in Tamil Nadu. In: National Conference on Economics, Extension and Management, 5-6 January 2000, Mumbai.

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Abstract

Fishermen community is considered as a backward section of the Indian Society. The fishery development progrmmes focused on increasing the catch and in improving the socio economic status of the fishermen. The introduction of mechanised crafts has led to increased catch but this move was perceived to have adversely affected the wellbeing of the traditional fishermen as this crafts, competed with the traditional crafts in the conventional zone.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Equity; economic implications; mechanised fishing; traditional fishery; Tamil Nadu
Subjects:Fishery Technology > Crafts & Gear
Socio Economic and Extension > Fisheries Economics
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension
ID Code:8621
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:15 Jun 2011 14:17
Last Modified:19 Jul 2011 14:13

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