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Joint Determination of Improved Variety Adoption, Productivity and Efficiency of Pulse Production in Bangladesh: A Sample-Selection Stochastic Frontier Approach
Pulses are an important source of protein and have recently gained international prominence. This paper jointly identifies the determinants of improved variety adoption, productivity and efficiency of 2700 pulse producers ...
Impacts of climate change, agroecology and socio-economic factorson agricultural land use diversity in Bangladesh (1948–2008)
The paper examines the impacts of climate change, agroecology and socio-economic factors on agricultural land use diversity (ALUD) using a panel data of 17 regions of Bangladesh covering a 61 year period (1948–2008) by ...
Agroecological, climatic, land elevation and socio-economic determinants of pesticide use at the farm level in Bangladesh
© 2015 Elsevier B.V. This study examines the influence of agroecology, climate, land elevation and socio-economic factors on pesticide use at the farm level using a large survey data of 2083 farms from 17 districts covering ...
Impact of urea price change on the economic optimum level of N fertilizer use in HYV rice and its yield in Bangladesh
(Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, 2017-12-04)
The study estimates the impact of change in urea price on the economic optimum level of N fertilizer use in HYV rice and its yield in Bangladesh using a large set of experimental data of BRRI from 15 regions covering an ...
Determinants of crop diversity in the regions of Bangladesh (1990-2008)
© 2014 Department of Geography, National University of Singapore and Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd. The paper measures the level of crop diversity and identifies factors influencing diversification using a panel data of ...