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Inter-temporal Changes in Well-being During Conditions of Hyperinflation: Evidence from Zimbabwe
(OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2014-03-01)
The Role of Risk Mitigation in Production Efficiency: A Case Study of Potato Cultivation in the Bolivian Andes
Schooling Achievement among Rural Zimbabwean Children during a Period of Economic Turmoil
(UNIV CHICAGO PRESS, 2016-05-01)
The role of risk mitigation in production efficiency: A case study of Bolivian potatoes producers
This presentation describes data gathered in the Bolivian Andes on 389 households about potato production activities, revenues, expenses, and environmental and gender issues. Crop productivity has been declining because ...
Market participation and marketing performance: A case study of Bolivian potato farmers
This presentation describes a case study done in the Bolivian Andes that addresses questions pertaining to market participation and marketing performance. By using surveys and other data collection methods, researchers ...
Obstacles to Widespread Diffusion of IPM in Developing Countries: Lessons From the Field
(Entomological Society of America, 2019-04-15)
Integrated pest management (IPM) is a way of managing agricultural pests using ecological principles and with minimum damage to the environment and human health. In developing countries, numerous IPM programs have been ...
The role of risk mitigation in production efficiency: A case study of potato cultivation in the Bolivian Andes
We quantify the costs of two different kinds of field level diversification in terms of efficiency losses and yield forgone. Efficiency falls as the number of fields planted grows and for greater distances from the dwelling ...
Análisis de la Eficiencia en la Producción de Papa
(Cochabamba, Bolivia: Revista de Agricultura, 2012)
Este estudio emplea una frontera de producción estocástica para analizar la ineficiencia y las pérdidas en rendimientos asociadas con la ubicación y la diversificación de actividades en la producción de papa en Tiraque, ...