A Review of the Linkages between Climate Change, Agricultural Sustainability and Poverty in Malaysia

International Review of Business Research Papers (ISSN 1832-9543), Vol. 5(6), pp. 309-321, 2009

13 Pages Posted: 27 Mar 2017

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Chamhuri Siwar

National University of Malaysia (UKM)

Md. Mahmudul Alam

Universiti Utara Malaysia

Md Wahid Murad

University of South Australia; University of South Australia

Abul Quasem Al-Amin

​Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)

Date Written: 2009

Abstract

The issues of climate change, agricultural sustainability and poverty in Malaysia are found to have been connected one with other in an interesting and circular way. The quantitative determination of the linkages between these three factors is certainly a difficult task, which is beyond the scope of the present study. This study is thus primarily aimed at reviewing the linkages between climate change, agricultural sustainability and poverty in Malaysia. Some issues requiring further investigation in order to clearly understand the linkages between climate change, agricultural sustainability and poverty have been suggested. These have been developed with particular reference to appraisals concerned with the development and implementation of social policy, programmes and practices relevant to these three issues. The study closes with some concluding remarks.

Keywords: Development Economics, Environmental Economics, Agricultural Economics

Suggested Citation

Siwar, Chamhuri and Alam, Md. Mahmudul and Murad, Md Wahid and Al-Amin, Abul Quasem, A Review of the Linkages between Climate Change, Agricultural Sustainability and Poverty in Malaysia (2009). International Review of Business Research Papers (ISSN 1832-9543), Vol. 5(6), pp. 309-321, 2009 , Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2941285

Chamhuri Siwar

National University of Malaysia (UKM) ( email )

43600 Bandar Baru Bangi
Bangi, Selangor 06010
Malaysia

Md. Mahmudul Alam (Contact Author)

Universiti Utara Malaysia ( email )

UUM Sintok
Sintok, Kedah 06010
Malaysia

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Md Wahid Murad

University of South Australia ( email )

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Australia
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University of South Australia ( email )

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Australia
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Abul Quasem Al-Amin

​Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)

​Institute of Energy Policy and Research (IEPRe)
JALAN IKRAM
KAJANG, 43000
Malaysia
389212383 (Phone)

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