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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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An Alternative to Developing Stores in Food Deserts: Can Changes in SNAP Benefits Make a Difference?

Margaret Andrews, Rhea Bhatta and Michele Ver Ploeg.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Economics of Health; Agricultural Economics. 8561 words.

In the search for policies to reduce the effects of limited food access, little consideration has been given to how economic incentives could be used to make it easier for low-income...

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Are The Poverty Effects of Trade Policies Invisible?

Monika Verma, Thomas W. Hertel and Ernesto Valenzuela.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; International Trade; Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics; Household Analysis. 8255 words.

Beginning with the WTO's Doha Development Agenda and establishment of the Millennium Development Goal of reducing poverty by 50 percent by 2015, poverty impacts of trade reforms have become...

Are WIC Nonrecipients at Less Nutritional Risk Than Recipients? An Application of the Food Security Measure*

Marianne Bitler, Craig Gundersen and Grace S. Marquis.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics. 2597 words.

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Can Agricultural Cooperatives Reduce Poverty? Heterogeneous Impact of Cooperative Membership on Farmers' Welfare in Rwanda

Ellen Verhofstadt and Miet Maertens.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Agricultural Economics. 7667 words.

We analyze the inclusiveness and effectiveness of agricultural cooperatives in Rwanda. We estimate mean income and poverty effects of cooperative membership using propensity score matching...

Changing Government Policy and the Rural Poor: Discussion

Elizabeth E. Davis.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Climate change and agricultural productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa: a spatial sample selection model

Patrick S. Ward, Raymond J. G. M. Florax and Alfonso Flores-Lagunes.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

April 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Econometric Modelling; Agricultural Economics. 11466 words.

Using spatially explicit data, we estimate a cereal yield response function using a recently developed estimator for spatial error models when endogenous sample selection is of concern. Our...

A Comparison of the Economic Well-Being of Farm and Nonfarm Households

Ani L. Katchova.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Microeconomics; Agricultural Economics. 7038 words.

This study compares the economic well-being of farm and nonfarm households using data from the Agricultural Resource Management Survey and the Survey of Consumer Finances. Comparisons are...

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Differential Risk Exposure and Stochastic Poverty Traps Among East African Pastoralists

John G. McPeak and Christopher B. Barrett.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2001; p ublished online August 2001 .

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

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Discussant's Response to “Food Assistance Programs and Food Security”*

James P. Ziliak.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics. 1159 words.

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Do Food Stamps Contribute to Obesity in Low-Income Women? Evidence from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979

Maoyong Fan.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Economics of Health; Agricultural Economics. 7945 words.

This article estimates the effects of food stamp benefits on obesity, overweight and body mass index of low-income women. My analysis differs from previous research in three aspects. First,...

Do Intra-Household Effects Generate the Food Stamp Cash-Out Puzzle?

Robert Breunig and Indraneel Dasgupta.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2005; p ublished online August 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Agricultural Economics. 9731 words.

Previous empirical studies have noted the higher marginal propensity to consume food out of food stamps in the United States, compared to that out of cash income. Analyzing data from U.S....

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Economic Evaluation of the Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

Richard E. Just and Quinn Weninger.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 1997; p ublished online August 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

A framework is developed to evaluate food assistance programs and is applied to the Farmers' Market Nutrition Program—a program intended to increase consumption of fresh fruits and...

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Economic Vulnerability Among Rural Single-Mother Families

Shirley L. Porterfield.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Demographic Economics; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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The Effect of Food Stamps on Food Security: A Panel Data Approach*

Parke Wilde and Mark Nord.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics. 2992 words.

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The Effect of Income and Food Programs on Dietary Quality: A Seemingly Unrelated Regression Analysis with Error Components

Parke E. Wilde, Paul E. McNamara and Christine K. Ranney.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 1999; p ublished online November 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

This article employs new Food Guide Pyramid servings data to measure how food intake is affected by income and two food programs. The analysis uses a maximum likelihood estimator that...

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Effects of Food Stamp Participation on Body Weight and Obesity

Zhuo Chen, Steven T. Yen and David B. Eastwood.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Economics of Health; Agricultural Economics. 4019 words.

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Employment Opportunities in Rural Areas: Implications for Poverty in a Changing Policy Environment

Jill L. Findeis and Leif Jensen.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Ending Global Hunger in the 21st Century: Projections of the Number of Food Insecure People

Ben Senauer and Mona Sur.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Demographic Economics; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

This article examines what would be required to substantially reduce, and ultimately end, chronic hunger. Projections of the number of food insecure people are provided for 2025 under...

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Farm Poverty and Safety Nets

Craig Gundersen and Susan Offutt.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics. 8214 words.

Farm families with incomes below the poverty line are far less likely than wealthier farmers to receive farm support payments. Using data from the 1989–2004 Current Population Survey, we...

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