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Agricultural Sustainability and Technology Adoption: Issues and Policies for Developing Countries

David R. Lee.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 5907 words.

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The Agricultural Technology–Market Linkage under Liberalisation in Ghana: Evidence from Micro Data

Tsegaye Yilma, Ernst Berg and Thomas Berger.

in Journal of African Economies

January 2008; p ublished online April 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 6023 words.

Combinations of factors, including inappropriate economic policies, have contributed to the poor economic performance of sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The impacts of some corrective policy...

Agricultural Trade Liberalization and Poverty Dynamics in Three Developing Countries

Julie Litchfield, Neil McCulloch and L. Alan Winters.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Economic Development. 4607 words.

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Agriculture and Food Security

Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan, Rajul Pandya-Lorch and Sivan Yosef.

in International Development

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Economics; Economic Development and Growth; Economic Development; General Economics and Teaching. 7915 words.

The discourse about agriculture and its link to food security have evolved greatly over the past century. Early thinking focused solely on the ability to increase the production of staple...

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Agriculture and the Changing Nation-State: Implications for Policy and Political Economy

James T. Bonnen, Douglas D. Hedley and David B. Schweikhardt.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Capitalist Systems; Agricultural Economics; Public Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

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Agriculture, Climate, and Technology: Why are the Tropics Falling Behind?

John Luke Gallup and Jeffrey D. Sachs.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2000; p ublished online August 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

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Agriculture for Development in Africa: Business-as-Usual or New Departures?

Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet.

in Journal of African Economies

August 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 10046 words.

The world of agriculture is in a state of crisis. And nowhere is this more important than for Africa, where economies depend heavily on agriculture and hunger is on the rise. Agriculture is...

Agriculture in Economic Development: Primary Engine of Growth or Chicken and Egg?

Isabelle Tsakok and Bruce Gardner.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Agricultural Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions. 3743 words.

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Agrifood Grades and Standards in the Extended Mercosur: Their Role in the Changing Agrifood System

Elizabeth M. M. Q. Farina and Thomas Reardon.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

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Aid and growth at the regional level

Axel Dreher and Steffen Lohmann.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2015; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Economic Development; International Finance. 12029 words.

This paper brings the aid effectiveness debate to the sub-national level. We hypothesize the non-robust results regarding the effects of aid on development in the previous literature to...

Aid and Policies under Weak Donor Conditionality

Giulio Federico.

in Journal of African Economies

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

Donors who seek to impose policy conditionality on countries receiving their aid commonly face conflicting incentives between using aid to induce income-increasing reforms and using it to...

Aid and Reform in Africa. Shantayanan Devarajan, David R. Dollar and Torgny Holmgren. The World Bank, 696 pp

Finn Tarp.

in Journal of African Economies

September 2001; p ublished online September 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

Aid and trade

Akiko Suwa-Eisenmann and Thierry Verdier.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

September 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Economic Development. 14381 words.

This paper surveys the recent theoretical and empirical literature that explores the relations between aid and trade and asks about the complementarity or substitution effects at work. We...

Aid, Debt Burden and Government Fiscal Behaviour in Côte d'Ivoire

Mark McGillivray and Bazoumana Ouattara.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

This paper examines the impact of foreign aid on public sector fiscal behaviour in Côte d'Ivoire. A special interest is the relationship between aid, debt servicing and debt, given that Côte...

Aid 'dependency': a critique

P Collier.

in Journal of African Economies

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

Aid effectiveness in Africa: the unfinished agenda

C Lancaster.

in Journal of African Economies

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

Africa is the world's most aided major region. Yet economic growth has been disappointingly low there. A number of factors explain the poor outcomes and limited sustainability of and in...

AIDS and the Accumulation and Utilisation of Human Capital in Africa

Amar Hamoudi and Nancy Birdsall.

in Journal of African Economies

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

Education is one of the great challenges of development. This paper outlines the likely effects of the AIDS pandemic in Africa on the continent's ability to produce education and use it...

Aids works - let's prove it!

E Herfkens.

in Journal of African Economies

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

Now that strong international consensus has been reached on how to combat poverty, it is argued that words must be put into deeds. To improve effectiveness of aid, the Netherlands has...

Airport cities and metropolitan labor markets: an extension and response to Cidell

Stephen J. Appold.

in Journal of Economic Geography

November 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Transport; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development. 10305 words.

Using Census 2000 CTPP tract-level data for the 51 largest U.S. metropolitan areas, airport cities—agglomerations of employment anchored by airports—are placed in the context of...

Allocation of human capital and innovation at the frontier: firm-level evidence on Germany and the Netherlands

Eric Bartelsman, Sabien Dobbelaere and Bettina Peters.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Education and Research Institutions; Technological Change; Research and Development; Economic Development. 23755 words.

This article examines how productivity effects of human capital and innovation vary at different points of the conditional productivity distribution. Our analysis draws upon two large...