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FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Papers

ISSN 2521-1838 

Year of publication

Refugee-host proximity and market creation in Uganda

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 21-03
ESA Working Papers 21-03
d’Errico, M., Mariani, R.D., Pietrelli, R., Rosati, F.C. [ 2021 ]

Uganda currently hosts more than 1.4 million refugees and the relationship with the host population is complex. In this paper, [...]

   

Adapting to high temperatures: evidence on the impacts of sustainable agricultural practices in Uganda

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 21-02
ESA Working Papers 21-02
Ignaciuk, A., Maggio, G., Mastrorillo, M., Sitko, N. [ 2021 ]

Rising temperatures due to climate change pose a significant threat to agricultural systems and the livelihoods of farmers across the [...]

   

The challenge of making climate adaptation profitable for farmers: evidence from Sri Lanka’s rice sector

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 21-01
ESA Working Papers 21-01
Bandara, S., Ignaciuk, S., Hewage, A., Kwon, J., Munaweera, T., Scognamillo, A., Sitko, N. [ 2021 ]

Increased incidences of drought and water scarcity due to climate change is an important challenge facing Sri Lanka’s agricultural sector. [...]

   

Role of income inequality in shaping outcomes on individual food insecurity

Background paper for The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2019 – FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 19-06
ESA Working Papers 19-06
Holleman, C. & Conti, V. [ 2020 ]

Despite relatively high economic growth rates in many developing countries in the last two decades, income inequality has remained high [...]

   

Valuation of the health and climate-change benefits of healthy diets

Background paper for The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2020 – FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 20-03
ESA Working Papers 20-03
Springmann, M. [ 2020 ]

The health and environmental consequences of our dietary choices impose costs on society that are currently not reflected in the [...]

   

Coffee in crisis offers a lesson in resilience: evidence from Guatemala

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 20-02
ESA Working Papers 20-02
Serfilippi E., De Los Rios C. and d’Errico M. [ 2020 ]

The idea that resilience plays a role in mitigating the effects of disaster and climate change is becoming widespread across [...]

   

Assistance in chronic conflict areas: evidence from South Sudan

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 20-01
ESA Working Papers
Marco d’Errico, Oscar Ngesa and Rebecca Pietrelli [ 2020 ]
People living in context prone to or affected by conflict suffer from many forms of deprivation. The international community plays [...]
   

Farms, family farms, farmland distribution and farm labour: What do we know today?

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 19-08
ESA Working Papers
Lowder, S.K., Sánchez, M.V. & Bertini, R. [ 2019 ]

A better and more complete understanding of family farms is urgently needed to guide policy makers’ efforts towards achieving a [...]

   

Smallholder adaptive responses to seasonal weather forecasts. A case study of the 2015/16 El Niño Southern Oscillation in Zambia

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 19-07
ESA Working Papers
Maggio, G. Sitko, N.J., & Ignaciuk, A. [ 2019 ]

Does receiving information on potential adverse weather conditions induce adaptive responses by smallholders? Do market institutions ease constraints to adaptation [...]

   

Household vulnerability to food insecurity in the face of climate change in Paraguay

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 19-04
ESA Working Papers
Paul A. Ervin and Lyliana Gayoso de Ervin [ 2019 ]
This working paper analyses the effect climate change is expected to have on agricultural productivity, caloric consumption, and vulnerability to [...]
   
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