Agricultural Development Economics

Search publications by theme

Year of publication
This article explores the role of migrant networks in Mexican rural out-migration focusing on how network composition influences rural-to-rural, rural-to-urban, [...]
In recent years, there has been increasing emphasis in the rural development literature on the multiple income-generating activities undertaken by [...]

Cash transfer with income multiplier: PROCAMPO in Mexico

E. Sadoulet, A. de Janvry, B. Davis [ 2001 ]
Cash transfer programs induce multiplier effects when recipients put the money they receive to work to generate additional income. The [...]
International trade agreements are pushing the world in the direction of free trade. But price stabilization, which is inconsistent with [...]

The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2001

Food insecurity – when people live with hunger and fear starvation
FAO [ 2001 ]
The State of Food Insecurity in the World reports on global and national efforts to reach the goal set by [...]

The State of Food and Agriculture 2001

Economic impacts of transboundary plant pests and animal diseases
FAO [ 2001 ]
Five years after the World Food Summit, and at the beginning of the twenty-first century, The State of Food and [...]
Since 1988 the ejido sector in Mexico has been buffeted by a series of policy changes and exogenous shocks that [...]
Objective: Assessing how the Italian average food pattern would be affected in terms of consumption structure and expenditure by the [...]

Reversal of rice yield decline in a long-term continuous cropping experiment

A Dobermann, D Dawe, R Roetter, KG Cassman [ 2000 ]
In a long-term continuous cropping experiment at Los Baños, Philippines, three rice (Oryza sativa L.) crops were grown each year [...]
In this article we focus on the link between nutrition and health and labor productivity. The link between productivity and [...]