Agricultural Development Economics
 

Food security analysis and policy

Year of publication

Diversification in South Asian agriculture: Trends and constraints

Kinlay Dorjee, Sumiter Broca, Prabhu Pingali  [ 2003 ]
This paper provides an assessment of the agricultural diversification trends in South Asia. In the first part food consumption and [...]
   

Determinants of cereal diversity in communities and on household farms of the northern Ethiopian highlands

Samuel Benin, Berhanu Gebremedhin, Melinda Smale, John Pender, Simeon Ehui  [ 2003 ]
   

National crop output assessment May /June 2003

Raphy Favre, Anthony Fitzherbert, Javier Escobedo [ 2003 ]
In May and June 2003, the MAAH, MRRD, FAO and WFP conducted a National Crop Output Assessment (NCOA) covering more [...]
   

The economics of agricultural biotechnology research

Carl E. Pray, Anwar Naseem [ 2003 ]
This paper examines the economic determinants and impacts of agricultural research, particularly biotechnology research, with a view to understanding the [...]
   

Learning by eating: A case study on the cost of hunger in Sri Lanka

K. Renuka Ganegodage, Kiyoshi Taniguchi, Xiaojun Wang [ 2003 ]
This study investigates the relationship between nutrition intake and economic growth as an attempt to provide useful insights for FAO’s [...]
   
This study addresses the strategies and the factors of agricultural export performance in Africa compared with other regions, especially Asia. [...]
   
The majority of biotech research and almost all of the commercialization of genetically engineered crops has been done by private [...]
   
The aim of this article is to study the relations between social capital (SC) and the result of the efforts [...]
   
This paper deals with consumption dynamics and its effects on poverty. An econometric model is proposed in which changes in [...]
   

Large farm debt in Ukraine

David Sedik [ 2003 ]
The present study analyzes the nature of Ukrainian farm debt by investigating whether the debt servicing problem of Ukrainian farms [...]