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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 ...
Sources of Total-Factor Productivity and Efficiency Changes in China’s Agriculture
(MDPI AG, 2020-07-08)
<jats:p>The core of agricultural development depends on agricultural production efficiency improvement, and total-factor productivity growth is its significant embodiment. Hence, it is essential to address the question of ...
Changes in total factor productivity and efficiency of microfinance institutions in the developing world: A non-parametric approach
(The Economic Society of Australia Inc., 2018-12)
© 2018 Economic Society of Australia, Queensland Applying the Färe–Primont index, this paper computes the total factor productivity (TFP) index for microfinance institutions (MFIs) in terms of its six individual components: ...
Agricultural Productivity Growth and Its Determinants in South and Southeast Asian Countries
(MDPI AG, 2020-06-18)
<jats:p>Improving agricultural productivity is a priority concern in promoting the sustainable development of agriculture in developing countries. In this study, we first apply stochastic frontier analysis (SFA) to analyze ...
Micro-determinants of income Inequality and consumption in rural Bangladesh
(Yonsei University, South Korea, 2015-12-15)
The paper examines the extent to which household and regional characteristics influence income inequality and consumption/welfare based on an in-depth survey of 406 households from 21 villages in three regions of Bangladesh. ...
Investigating Multiple Domains of Household Livelihood Security: Insights from Urban Slums in Bangladesh
In this article, the authors construct indices of Household Livelihood Security (HLS) domains, namely, economic, food, health, and education securities and empowerment with data from 1,120 poor households in two urban ...