Agricultural Development Economics
 

Books and book chapters

Year of publication

Deriving food security information from national household budget surveys

Experiences, achievements, challenges
FAO, Ricardo Sibrian [ 2008 ]
The introductory paper in Part 1 summarizes the efforts and lessons learned from experiences in participating countries to improve food [...]
   

Beyond relief: Food security in protracted crises

Luca Alinovi, Günter Hemrich, Luca Russo [ 2008 ]
In many countries, prolonged conflicts result in food emergencies that recur over years or even decades. Initial humanitarian relief efforts [...]
   
The guidelines show how to develop a detailed calendar of events to determine the month and year of birth of [...]
   

The transformation of agri-food systems: Globalization, supply chains and smallholder farmers

Ellen McCullough, Prabhu Pingali, Kostas G. Stamoulis [ 2008 ]
The driving forces of income growth, demographic shifts, globalization and technical change have led to a reorganization of food systems [...]
   
In recent years, development policy has responded to an increasing concern about natural resource degradation by setting up innovative payment [...]
   

Why does the Philippines import rice?

Meeting the challenge of trade liberalization
Dawe, Moya, Casiwan  [ 2006 ]
A perpetual question on the minds of many Filipinos is “Why do we import rice, and why can’t we produce [...]
   

Agricultural biodiversity and biotechnology in economic development

Joseph Cooper, Leslie Marie Lipper, David Zilberman [ 2005 ]
The topics addressed in this book are of vital importance to the survival of humankind. Agricultural biodiversity, [...]
   
This book summarizes research conducted from 1994 to 2001 to develop a new concept and the tools needed for site-specific [...]
   

Rice science: Innovations and impact for livelihood

TW Mew, D. Brar, S. Peng, D. Dawe, B. Hardy  [ 2003 ]
This publication is the proceedings of the 24th International Rice Research Conference, the scientific program of the first International Rice [...]
   

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 [...]
   
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