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IFPRI Annual Report 2008-2009

In 2008, a year in which the global population—particularly the world’s poor—was confronted by both the financial and food-price crises, agricultural systems faced changes that led to market disruptions, reduced growth, mass protests, and a string of political…

project paper

Ghana’s poultry sector value chains and the impacts of HPAI

Outbreaks of HPAI in poultry have serious implications for food security, employment, and cash income for farmers including smallholders and other stakeholders. The 2007 outbreak of HPAI in Ghana had a multitude of impacts on the livelihoods of poultry farmers…

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Highlights of IFPRI's partnerships and impacts in China 2015 [in Chinese]

三十多年来,中国经历了经济改革和发展,成功地实现了经济增长和减贫。中国在减少城乡居民的收入差距、平衡区域发展、保护自然资源等方面也做出了很多努力。2003年,国际食物政策研究所专门针对其在中国的工作制定了战略,并扩大了其国家项目;同年,国际食物政策研究所与中国农业科学院(CAAS)合作,成立了国际农业与农村发展研究中心(ICARD…

project paper

Economywide impact of avian flu in Ghana

The primary goal of this paper is to provide a quantitative assessment of the economywide impact of HPAI in Ghana under different scenarios. A dynamic computable general equilibrium (DCGE) model for Ghana has been developed for this study, and a recent…

project paper

Implications of avian flu for economic development in Kenya

Kenya is vulnerable to avian flu given its position along migratory bird routes and proximity to other high risk countries. This raises concern about the effect an outbreak could have on economic development. We use a dynamic computable general equilibrium…

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