Agricultural Development Economics
 

Search publications by theme

Theme
Year of publication
Egypt is on track to achieve its long-term goal of reducing the poverty rate to 6 percent by 2022. Continued [...]
   
This paper examines the effects of trade and domestic agricultural policy reforms on the distribution of incomes in six developing [...]
   
The paper reviews the role of small farms in development and poverty reduction in countries (or regions within a country) [...]
   

Eradicating extreme poverty and hunger: towards a coherent policy agenda

Prabhu Pingali, Kostas Stamoulis, Randy Stringer  [ 2006 ]
Alleviating hunger and poverty has been and continues to be the pre-dominant policy challenge facing global and national decision makers. [...]
   
This article evaluates the effectiveness of ex-post targeting of the direct payment program for mountain agriculture in Japan. A regression [...]
   
The purpose of this survey is to review the available empirical evidence on the impacts of agricultural trade liberalization on [...]
   

The right to food guidelines

Information papers and case studies
FAO [ 2006 ]
The latest major international development concerning the right to food took place in FAO in November 2004 when its [...]
   
The purpose of this paper is to describe the methodology developed in the first phase of the project, for an [...]
   
The past four decades have seen two waves of agricultural technology development and diffusion to developing countries. The first wave was [...]
   

Commercializing small farms: reducing transaction cost

Prabhu Pingali, Yasmeen Khwaja, Madelon Meijer [ 2005 ]
Broad changes are taking place in agrifood systems worldwide. These changes are driven by economic development, increase in per caput [...]