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The research program on agricultural and rural development focuses on three broad themes: (1) effective ways to raise productivity (2) supplying public goods and dealing with external effects, and (3) ways to address poverty, volatility and vulnerability.  More » 


Working Papers

Roads, Labor Markets, and Human Capital: Evidence from Rural Indonesia
Futoshi Yamauchi, December 2014

Wage Growth, Landholding, and Mechanization in Chinese Agriculture
Xiaobing Wang, Futoshi Yamauchi, Keijiro Otsuka, Jikun Huang, December 2014

Inheritance Law Reform, Empowerment, and Human Capital Accumulation: Second-Generation Effects from India
Klaus Deininger, Fang Xia, Songqing Jin, and Hari K. Nagarajan, November 2014

Does Land Fragmentation Increase the Cost of Cultivation? Evidence from India
Klaus Deininger, Daniel Monchuk, Hari K Nagarajan, Sudhir K Singh, November 2014

Agricultural Policies and Trade Paths in Turkey
Donald F. Larson, Will Martin, Sebnem Sahin, Marino Tsigas, October 2014

Agricultural Productivity, Hired Labor, Wages and Poverty: Evidence from Bangladesh
Shahe Emran and Forhad Shilpi, October 2014

Voting with Their Feet? Access to Infrastructure and Migration in Nepal
Forhad Shilpi,Prem Sangraula, and Yue Li, September 2014

Short- and Long-Run Impacts of Food Price Changes on Poverty
Maros Ivanic and Will Martin, August 2014

Grain Price Spikes and Beggar-Thy-Neighbor Policy Responses: A Global Economywide Analysis
Hans G. Jensen and Kym Anderson, August 2014

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Last updated: 2015-01-09

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