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The present study shows how to use a simulation approach to quantify the effects of making a futures market available [...]
   
Increasing problems of rural unemployment in Indonesia are at the core of this report. Numbers of unemployed increased dramatically after [...]
   
Eggs have been important elements of cooking and nutrition in Indonesia for centuries, mostly supplied from ducks and backyard chickens. [...]
   
This paper aims to provide an overview of issues associated with the economics of food safety in developing countries. It [...]
   

Anti-Hunger Programme: A twin-track approach to hunger reduction

Priorities for national and international action
FAO [ 2003 ]
The world now produces much more food than is required to provide everyone with an adequate diet, yet 840 million [...]
   
This paper reviews agricultural and food security performances of developing countries after the Uruguay Round. In particular, issues and trends [...]
   
The purpose of the present Conceptual Framework document, developed in the context of FAO’s “Initiative to Review and Update National [...]
   

Can public transfers reduce Mexican migration? A study based on randomized experimental data

Guy Stecklov, Paul Winters, Marco Stampini, Benjamin Davis [ 2003 ]
Prior research on Mexican migration has shown that social networks and economic incentives play an important role in determining migration [...]
   

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 [...]
   

Land use change, carbon sequestration and poverty alleviation

Leslie Lipper, Romina Cavatassi  [ 2003 ]
Land use change is a key requirement for improving rural incomes and making a significant reduction in poverty levels globally. [...]