Journal of Rural and Community Development
Rural Policy Master's Series
The Master’s Series presents readers a range of short and concise academic papers and briefs authored by graduate students while drawing upon their recent research dealing with comparative rural development and policy topics. Comparatives, especially international comparatives, are invited regarding national, sub-national and rural geographic areas and related issues and opportunities and promising practices. This series invites papers from a broad view of rural and comparatives, across all disciplines with interest in rural and regional economic development and capacity building.