Agricultural Development Economics
 

Working papers

Year of publication

Globalisation of Indian diets and the transformation of food supply systems

ESA Working Papers 04-05
Prabhu Pingali, Yasmeen Khwaja  [ 2004 ]
This paper examines the change in the nature of food demand in India in the last twenty years. It identifies [...]
   

Agricultural policy indicators

ESA Working Papers 04-04
Timothy Josling, Alberto Valdés [ 2004 ]
This paper outlines a methodological approach for use by FAO to collect, analyze and monitor agricultural policy indicators (API) for [...]
   

Resource abundance, poverty and development

ESA Working Papers 04-03
Erwin H. Bulte, Richard Damania, Robert T. Deacon [ 2004 ]
The negative correlation between resource endowments and GDP growth remains one of the most robust findings in the empirical growth [...]
   

Conflicts, rural development and food security in West Africa

ESA Working Papers 04-02
Margarita Flores [ 2004 ]
This paper examines food security in the context of conflict in West Africa. The analysis developed in the paper [...]
   
The understatement or omission of the environmental costs and benefits associated with forest management options results in project evaluations and [...]
   

Do futures benefit farmers who adopt them?

ESA Working Papers 03-20
Sergio H. Lence [ 2003 ]
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. [...]
   

The economics of food safety in developing countries

ESA Working Papers 03-19
Spencer Henson [ 2003 ]
This paper aims to provide an overview of issues associated with the economics of food safety in developing countries. It [...]
   
This paper reviews agricultural and food security performances of developing countries after the Uruguay Round. In particular, issues and trends [...]