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Updated July 1996

FAO Publications on policy analysis and planning


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"Linkages between policy analysis, national planning and decentralized planning for rural development". Training Materials for Agricultural Planning 18, 1989, (En).

"Decentralization of agricultural planning systems in Latin America". FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 92, 1990, 68p. (En, Sp).

"The effects of trade and exchange rate policies on production incentives in agriculture". Diakosavvas, D. and Kirkpatrick, C. FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 96, 1990, 90p. (En).

"Regional decentralization for agricultural development planning in the Near East and North Africa". FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 73, 1990, 73p. (En).

"Rural area development planning: a review and synthesis of approaches". Bendavid-Val, A. Training Materials for Agricultural Planning 21, 1990, 289p. (En, Fr).

"The use of scenarios in agricultural sector analysis: the CAPPA system and other approaches". Training Materials for Agricultural Planning 22/1, 1990, 45p. (Ar, En, Fr, Sp).

"The impact of stabilization and structural adjustment policies in the rural sector. Case studies of Côte d'Ivoire, Senegal, Liberia, Zambia and Morocco". FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 90, 1991, 244p. (En, Fr).

"Rural area development planning: Principles, approaches and tools of economic analysis". Bendavid-Val, A. Training Materials for Agricultural Planning 27/1 and 27/2, 1991, 112p and 267p. (En).

"Setting targets for agricultural planning: from macro-economic projections to commodity balances: an illustration with the CAPPA system". Training Materials for Agricultural Planning 22/2, 1991. (Ar, En, Fr, Sp).

"Agricultural sustainability: definition and implications for agricultural and trade policy". Young, T. and Burton, M.P. FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 110, 1992, 108p. (En).

"Integration of food and agricultural policy with macroeconomic policy: methodological con-siderations in a Latin American perspective". Norton, Roger D. FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 111, 1992, 76p. (En, Sp).

"Políticas agrícolas y políticas macroeconómicas en América Latina". FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 108, 1992, 174p.

"Sociological analysis in agricultural investment project design". FAO Investment Centre Technical Paper 9, 1992, 139p. (En).

"Forestry policies in Europe: an analysis". FAO Forestry Paper 92, 1989. (En).

"Forestry policies in the Near East region: analysis and synthesis". FAO Forestry Paper 111, 1993, 74p. (En).

"Forestry policies of selected countries in Asia and the Pacific". FAO Forestry Paper 115, 1993, 247p. (En).

"Guidelines on social analysis for rural area development planning". Training Materials for Agricultural Planning 34, 1993. (En).

"Policies for sustainable development: four essays". Markandya, A. (ed). FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 121, 1994, 268p. (En).

"Policy management systems and methods of analysis for sustainable agriculture and rural development". Carley, M. IIED/FAO, 1994, 64p (En). D/T3640

"Reforming water resources policy. A guide to methods, processes and practics". FAO Irrigation and Drainage Paper 52, 1995, 82p. (En).

"The economics of international agreements for the protection of environmental and agricultural resources". FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 132, 1995, 50 p. (En). "Sustainability issues in agricultural and rural development policies". Training Materials for Agricultural Planning 38/1 and 38/2, 1995, v.1 [Trainee's reader] 408p., v.2 [Trainer's kit] 182p. (En).

"Halting degradation of natural resources; is there a role for rural communities?". Baland, J.-M. & Platteau, J.-P., 1996, 423p. (En). ISBN 92-5-103728

"Integration of sustainable agriculture and rural development; issues in agricultural policy". Proceedings of the FAO/Winrock International Workshop on Integration of SARD Issues in Agricultural Policy, held in Rome, May 22-24, 1995, Breth, S.A. (ed), 1996, 319 p. (En). Published by Winrock International Inst. for Agricultural Development, Morrilton, AR, USA.



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