Agricultural Development Economics
 

Journal articles

Year of publication

Rural nonfarm employment and farming: Household-level linkages

B. Davis, P. Winters, T. Reardon, K. Stamoulis [ 2009 ]
This article introduces the articles in Agricultural Economics, vol. 40 no. 2 (March 2009). First, we introduce their objectives in [...]
   
Underutilized plant species are generally defined by their unexploited economic potential, making them an appropriate focus for market development. This [...]
   
This study examines how different supply chain characteristics impose different coordination costs on vegetable processors. The results provide a basis [...]
   
Cet article s’intéresse à la multiplication des projets de mise en place de politiques agricoles communes en Afrique depuis le [...]
   
This paper evaluates the behavioral impact of conditionality and gender targeting on spending behavior in the Progresa conditional cash transfer [...]
   

Assets, activities and rural poverty alleviation: Evidence from a multicountry analysis

Winters P., B. Davis, G. Carletto, K. Covarrubias, K. Stamoulis, E. Quinones, A. Zezza [ 2009 ]
This paper examines the links between household assets and the economic activities of rural households in order to identify the [...]
   
We examine the relationship between participation in non-agricultural labor activities and farming production decisions, focusing on the use of inputs. [...]
   

Assets, activities and rural poverty alleviation: Evidence from a multicountry analysis

Davis B, P. Winters, G. Carletto, K. Covarrubias, E. Quinones, A. Zezza, K. Stamoulis, G. Bonomi, S. DiGiuseppe [ 2009 ]
This paper examines the links between household assets and the economic activities of rural households in order to identify the [...]
   
This study uses regression analysis to evaluate the relationships among sea surface temperature anomalies (SSTA) averaged over the Niño-3.4 region [...]
   

Rural income generating activities: Whatever happened to the institutional vacuum?

Evidence from Ghana, Guatemala, Nicaragua and Vietnam
Alberto Zezza, Gero Carletto, Benjamin Davis, Kostas Stamoulis, Paul Winters  [ 2009 ]
This paper assesses the current rural development practice against the main trends in recent rural development thinking, based on evidence [...]