Food Security International Development Policy Syntheses

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2017-04-01
10:37
Raising agricultural productivity remains a major challenge in developing countries. Farm productivity is especially low in Sub-Saharan Africa, where fertilizer use lags [...]
2016-02 | Report |

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2017-04-01
12:04
The market structure in Zambia’s sugar industry is highly concentrated, leading to consumers paying higher prices than expected given the low cost of sugar production i [...]
2014-12 | Report |

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2017-04-01
11:32
Even under optimistic assumptions about the rate of urbanization and growth of non-farm employment, agriculture will still be the main source of livelihood for the majori [...]
2014-04 | Report |

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2017-04-01
09:02

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2017-04-01
14:54

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2017-04-01
14:18

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2017-04-01
14:55
For several reasons, fertilizer subsidies are again popular policy tools. First, there is broad agreement that fertilizer is a critical yet still-underused input for impr [...]
2011-05 | Report |

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2017-04-01
15:01
Without renewed attention to sustained agricultural productivity growth, most small farms in developing countries will become increasingly unviable economic and social un [...]
2011-05 | Report |

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2017-04-01
13:36
Decades of research have led to substantially improved understanding of the nature of food insecurity. A combination of economic growth and targeted programs resulted in [...]
2009-10 | Working or Discussion Paper |

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2017-04-01
14:40
It is generally agreed that increasing agricultural productivity is critical to stimulating the rate of economic growth in Africa. [...]
2008 | Report |

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