Agricultural Development Economics
 

Food security analysis and policy

Year of publication
This paper considers the impact of the nutritional status on the growth rate of real GDP per capita. In particular, [...]
   

Conditionality and the impact of program design on household welfare: comparing two diverse cash transfer programs in rural Mexico

Benjamin Davis, Sudhanshu Handa, Marta Ruiz Arranz, Marco Stampini, Paul Winters [ 2002 ]
In this paper, we examine how the design of cash transfer schemes influences household welfare outcomes with particular reference to [...]
   
This paper argues for a twin-track approach to hunger and poverty reduction that combines measures to promote rural development through [...]
   
Poverty and food security in most countries are highly heterogeneous phenomena. Both types and depth of poverty, measured in a [...]
   
The policy reforms introduced in Latin America in the 1980s and 1990s have induced profound and beneficial changes in the [...]
   

Rice Almanac, third edition

J. Maclean, D. Dawe, B. Hardy, E. Hettel  [ 2002 ]
For the third edition, we have doubled the number of countries for which production-related information is provided. This is due [...]
   

Analysis of food consumption behavior by Japanese households

Wen S. Chern, Kimiko Ishibashi, Kiyoshi Taniguchi, Yuki Tokoyama [ 2002 ]
The objective of this research is to analyze the food consumption patterns and to conduct econometric analysis of food demand [...]
   
The paper clarifies the “meso-economy” concept by defining it as comprising both the market mechanisms and administrative procedures through which [...]
   
This publication contains four in-depth reviews on current and emerging issues in the economic analysis of food, agriculture and rural [...]
   
Golden rice (GR) is a new rice variety that has been genetically modified to contain beta-carotene, a source of vA. [...]