journal article

Market interdependence and volatility transmission among major crops

This article provides a comprehensive analysis of the dynamics of volatility across major agricultural commodities in the United States. Volatility interactions across markets may lower the effectiveness of diversification strategies to mitigate price risks…

discussion paper

Supply-side dynamics of chickpeas and pigeon peas in India

This study was undertaken to analyze the dynamics of production for pulses in India, one of the most important crops in India from the perspective of nutrition as well as environmental sustainability. India has been persistently deficient in pulses in spite of…

project paper

Macroeconomic policies and food security

The links between trade and food security have been debated for decades, with strong views covering a whole range of opinions: from those who argue that trade and trade openness cause hunger (Madeley, J., 2000) to others who believe that a complete…

brief

Perspectiva general

Las instituciones de acción colectiva y los sistemas de derechos de propiedad moldean la forma en que la gente usa los recursos naturales.A su vez, estos patrones de uso afectan los resultados de los sistemas de producción agrícola de la gente. Juntos, los…

brief

Property rights, collective action, and plant genetic resources

Genetic resources are the genetic material in plants and animals that determine useful traits that people can conserve, characterize, evaluate, and use to meet their needs. These resources are not simply the genes encoded in DNA, but particular expressions of…

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