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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. [...]
   

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 [...]