Policy

BASIS Brief 2010-07: Impact of Subsidies on Fertilizer Use, Land Allocation and Forrest Pressure: Evidence from Malawi

Highlights the methodology and impact of BASIS CRSP research.

  • Date of Publication: 9/1/2010
  • Author(s): Christopher Chibwana; Charles Jumbe; John Mazunda; Monica Fisher; Gerald Shively
  • Type of Document: Research Brief

Schwimmer, Sarah

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Dixon, Morgan

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Building an Ornamental Plant Industry in Honduras

The project supports the ornamental business in Honduras as a means to drive the development of a local high value industry, increase trade, develop policy, training […]

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Improving Market Access for Emerging South African Rooibos Farmers

This project identifies the challenges and opportunities for integrating emerging farmers into Fair Trade and associated value-added activities. We focus on rooibos which can be cultivated […]

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Integrating the Management of the Ruaha Landscape of Tanzania with Local Needs and Preferences

Highlights the methodology and impact of Livestock-Climate Change CRSP research.

  • Date of Publication: 1/1/2010
  • Author(s): M. Masozera; J.D. Erickson; D.L. Clifford; P. Coppolillo; M. Nguvava; H. Sadiki; J.A.K. Mazet
  • Type of Document: Research Brief

Engaging communities in decentralization: Contribution of local institutions in managing Kenyan forests

This paper aims to analyze the role of these community forest associations based on their past experience by evaluating aspects of forest management that communities can […]

  • Date of Publication: 2010
  • Author(s): J. Mogoi; E. Obonyo; P. Ongugo; V. Oeba; E. Mwangi
  • Type of Document: Conference Proceeding or Document

Shah, Niyati

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Local incentive-based policy for vegetable-agroforestry: A locally-appropriate adaptation and mitigation action (LAAMA) to climate change

This policy brief describes the experience of the Lantapan Municipality in developing an incentive-based policy to promote vegetable-agroforestry (VAf) as a locally-appropriate adaptation and mitigation action […]

  • Date of Publication: 2010
  • Author(s): D. Catacutan; C. Duque-Pinon
  • Type of Document: Research Report

How might shadow price restrictions reduce technical efficiency? Evidence from a restricted DEA analysis of coffee farms in Vietnam

This article analyzes the effect of potential restrictions on the shadow prices of chemical inputs on technical efficiency among smallholder coffee farmers in Vietnam. Population growth […]

  • Date of Publication: 2010
  • Author(s): A. Garcia; G. Shively
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article