Examining the properties of the multidimensional poverty index and first-order dominance approach (FOD) and applying both measures in 26 African countries.
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Assessesing the economy-wide effects of Malawi’s export restrictions on maize and oilseeds, finding that short run benefits may be redered ineffective by production responses in the medium to long run.
Agricultural price behavior and intensification is determined by proximity to a city and the type of city.
Groundwater is one of the most challenging common pool resources to govern, resulting in resource depletion in many areas. We present an innovative use of collective action games to not only measure propensity for cooperation, but to improve local…
Mali, a vast landlocked country at the heart of West Africa in the Sahel region, is one of the least developed and most food insecure countries in the world. Mali suffered from a series of political, constitutional and military crises since January…
Generating sustained and inclusive labor productivity growth in Tanzania’s manufacturing and services sectors through informal firms.
Examines the interplay between Malawi’s input subsidy and access to extension services, and the impact of both on farm productivity and food security.
The strong linkages to food security and the environment place biomass energy at the heart of sustainable development.