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Drought and Rainfall Variability: Costs and Resiliency Pathways for Rural African Households
This Research Note presents monetary estimates of the costs that drought, and rainfall variability more generally, impose on rural households in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The Note characterizes rainfall environments faced ...
Rainfall Variabilty, Migration, Off-farm Activities, and Transfers: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia
This study investigates the impacts of rainfall variability on migration, off-farm activities and transfers in rural Ethiopia. We develop a unitary agricultural household model in which migration, (on-farm, off-farm, and ...
Weather Shocks, Coping Strategies and Consumption Dynamics in Rural Ethiopia
Household panel data is used to estimate the impact of weather shocks on consumption in rural Ethiopia, along with the effectiveness of household coping strategies in ameliorating the impact of shocks. Results show that ...
The Role of State Owned and Private Enterprises in China’s Agricultural Imports
(Center for Agricultural Trade, 2018-05)
Assessing the Adoption of High Iron Bean Varieties and Their Impact on Iron Intakes and Other Livelihood Outcomes in Rwanda: Listing Exercise Report
(Harvest Plus, International Food Policy Research Institute, 2016-10-01)
Trade Elasticities and Trade Disputes: New Evidence from Tariffs and Relative Preference Margins
(Center for Agricultural Trade, 2018-08)
Transaction Cost of Nonpoint Source Water Quality Credits: Implications for Trading Programs in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Usda, Office Of Environmental Markets, 2014)
Hidden Trade Costs? Maximum Residue Limits and U.S. Exports of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
(Center for Agricultural Trade, 2018-07)
Consecutive rounds of trade negotiations at the multilateral and regional level have resulted in significant reductions to agricultural tariffs. However, agricultural economists and policy makers alike agree that non-tariff ...