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Agglomeration, Growth and Regional Equity: An Analysis of Agriculture- versus Urban-led Development in Uganda

Paul Dorosh and James Thurlow.

in Journal of African Economies

January 2012; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regional Government Analysis; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Economic Development. 8698 words.

Traditional development models focus on the sector rather than location of growth. Advocates of agriculture-led strategies emphasise agriculture's strong growth linkages and potential to...

Can CCS and NET enable the continued use of fossil carbon fuels after CoP21?

R. Stuart Haszeldine.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; Energy Economics; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Publicly Provided Goods; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Market Structure and Pricing; General Economics. 9908 words.

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) does not generate energy. CCS applied to fossil and modern bio-carbon fuels and feedstocks removes environmentally damaging CO2 emissions. CoP21 stipulated...

Is technology change good for cotton farmers? A local-economy analysis from the Tanzania Lake Zone

Anubhab Gupta, Justin Kagin, J Edward Taylor, Mateusz Filipski, Lindi Hlanze and James Foster.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

February 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Production and Organizations; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Technological Change; Research and Development. 10814 words.

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Technological change holds the potential to increase crop output as well as incomes of farmers and the communities in which they live. We carry out a...

Labour productivity and the law of decreasing labour content

Peter Flaschel, Reiner Franke and Roberto Veneziani.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Economic Methodology; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium. 10740 words.

This paper analyses labour productivity and the law of decreasing labour content (LDLC) originally formulated by Farjoun and Machover. While accepting the validity of that law, it shows...

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Measuring Agricultural Policy Bias: General Equilibrium Analysis of Fifteen Developing Countries

Henning Tarp Jensen, Sherman Robinson and Finn Tarp.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Economic Development. 6380 words.

Measurement is a key issue in the literature on price incentive bias induced by trade policy. We introduce a general equilibrium measure of the relative effective rate of protection, which...