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Farm productivity and efficiency in rural Bangladesh: The role of education revisited
This article reassesses the debate over the role of education in farm production in Bangladesh using a large dataset on rice producing households from 141 villages. Average and stochastic production frontier functions are ...
Impact of land fragmentation and resource ownership on productivity and efficiency: The case of rice producers in Bangladesh
The paper analyzes the impact of land fragmentation and ownership of resources on productivity and technical efficiency in rice production in Bangladesh using farm level survey data. Results reveal that land fragmentation ...
Impact of environmental production conditions on productivity and efficiency: a case study of wheat farmers in Bangladesh.
Environmental conditions significantly affect production, but are often ignored in studies analysing productivity and efficiency leading to biased results. In this study, we examine the influence of selected environmental ...
Production efficiency of Jasmine rice producers in Northern and North-eastern Thailand
The paper jointly evaluates the determinants of switching to Jasmine rice and its productivity while allowing for production inefficiency at the level of individual producers. Model diagnostics reveal that serious selection ...
Profit efficiency among Bangladeshi rice farmers