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Determinants of Household Livelihood Security in poor urban settlements in Bangladesh
(Asian Research Service, 2012)
Marketing efficiency of cassava products in Delta State, Nigeria: A stochastic profit frontier approach
(Farm Management Association, UK, 2014-10-30)
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 ...
Poverty profiles and coping strategies of the haor (ox-bow lake) households in Bangladesh
(Yonsei University, South Korea, 2017-06-05)
The study examines the depth and severity of poverty and coping strategies of 4065 households from 30 haor (ox-bow lake) areas from six north-eastern districts of Bangladesh. Results revealed that 29.6% and 43.0% of the ...
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 ...
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 ...
Pesticide consumption and productivity and the potential of IPM in Bangladesh.
The paper analyses trends in consumption, productivity and the determinants of pesticide use in Bangladesh over a 33 year period (1977-2009), including a discussion on the scope to expand Integrated Pest Management (IPM) ...
Exploring the potential of cassava in promoting agricultural growth in Nigeria
(German Institute for Agriculture in the Tropics and Subtropics (DITSL GmbH), 2016-05-30)
Cassava is one of the major food crops in Nigeria, with multiple uses from human consumption to industrial applications. This study explores the potential of cassava in Nigerian agriculture based on a review of cassava ...