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- Hosaena Ghebru Hagos

Poor agricultural productivity and food insecurity are persistent features of many less developed countries. Governments and international development agencies have therefore rightly considered agricultural intensification as the primary means...

- Paul Glewwe, Eugénie Maïga, and Haochi Zheng

This paper examines recent studies that estimate the impact of education on economic growth. It explains why cross-country regressions face formidable econometric problems. Recent studies are reviewed: some show strong impacts of education on...

6 Juin, 2011 - Mshenga, P. M, R. B. Richardson, B. K. Njehia, and E. A. Birachiand Birachi
23 Déc, 2011 -

"This paper reviews the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP)  implementation progress and evaluates its emerging impact on future growth and poverty-reduction outcomes. Analysis of long term agricultural growth...

- Soumitra Dutta and Beñat Bilbao-Osorio, editors

Through the evolved methodological framework of the Networked Readiness Index (NRI), The Global Information Technology Report 2012 measures the extent to which 142 economies take advantage of ICT and other new technologies to...

- Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize, Derek Byerlee, Alex McCalla, Michael Morris, and John Staatz

After a decade-long period of stagnating or declining per capita incomes and agricultural output, Africa has entered a period of fairly rapid economic and gricultural growth. Macroeconomic stability, improved investment climates, and agricultural...

- Guush Berhane, John Hoddinott, Neha Kumar, Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse

This report assesses the impact of the Productive Safety Net, Other Food Security and Household Asset Building Programs on food security, assets, and agricultural production. It also examines whether these have led to investments in new nonfarm...

- Harold Alderman, Daniel O. Gilligan and Kim Lehrer

There is a general consensus that food for education (FFE) programs increase primary school participation. Although this view is widely held, there is limited causal evidence to support it. Moreover, little is known about how the design of FFE...

- Tewodaj Mogues, Bingxin Yu, Shenggen Fan, Linden McBride

In light of a reinvigorated policy orientation toward agriculture in developing countries following recent dramatic developments affecting food prices and agricultural land use, public resource allocation decisionmakers ought to have access to...

1 Août, 2011 - The World Bank

From Africa Development Indicators 2011: The primary World Bank collection of development indicators on Africa, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data...