Resources

Titre Description
- Todd Benson, Stephen L. Kirama, and Onesmo Selejio

This brief presents the results of a study to investigate sup-ply-side constraints for fertilizer use by smallholder famers in Tanzania in which the government is implicated. Government actions that could constrain the supply of fertilizer...

- Todd Benson, Stephen L. Kirama, and Onesmo Selejio

Inorganic fertilizer is one of a handful of agricultural technologies that have immense potential for raising the productivity of poor smallholders, enabling them to increase income, accumulate assets, and set themselves economically on a pathway...

- Todd Benson, Patrick Lubega, Stephen Bayite-Kasule, Tewodaj Mogues, and Julian Nyachwo

This brief presents the results of a late-2010 study of fertilizer supply to smallholder farmers in Uganda that was done to assess whether the taxes (explicit or implicit) that are applied at various points along the fertilizer importation and...

- Todd Benson, Patrick Lubega, Stephen Bayite-Kasule, Tewodaj Mogues, and Julian Nyachwo
Inorganic fertilizer is one of a handful of agricultural technologies that has immense potential for raising 
the productivity of poor smallholder farmers, enabling them to increase income, accumulate assets, and ...
1 Fév, 2011 - Rafael La Porta and Andrei Schleifer

Abstract: We examine the productivity of informal firms (those that are not registered with the government) in 24 African countries using field work and World Bank firm level data. We find that productivity jumps sharply if we compare small...

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This presentation describes the technical aspect of MIRAGRODEP/ MIRAGE, discussing the usage of a multi-country CGE. It covers model closure and numeraire, trade policy issues, a case study, main features of MIRAGE, technical description of the...

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10 Nov, 2011 - Food Security Portal
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6 Juin, 2011 - Miguel Robles

This presentation discusses the impact of changes in food prices on household welfare.

7 Juin, 2011 - Nicholas Minot

This presentation discusses when and how price transmission occurs, as well as results of a study on the impacts of the global market on African food prices.