Improving Food Security Research and Analysis Capacity in Myanmar
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Findings of the MSU/MDRI Pulses and Beans Diagnostic Team. March 2015.
Role of Food security Networks in the Policy Process: Lessons from Developing Countries. Suresh Babu, Adam Kennedy and Oyinkan Tasie. Food Security Working Group.
10 December 2014.
Rapid Transformation of Agrifood Value Chains in Asia. Thomas Reardon. Speech at the International Conference of the Indonesian Society of Agricultural Economics. Bogor. 28 August 2014.
Webinar | Transformation of Food Supply Chains: What Every Agricultural Banker Should Know. Thomas Reardon. World Bank AGRIFIN. Wednesday, July 9, 2014.
Agribusiness Investment Models for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar - Diagnosis and Ways Forward. Derek Byerlee. Presentation to USAID. 8 April 2014.
Myanmar at a Cross Road: Small and Medium-scale Farmers (SMFs) or Large-scale Land concessions? L Seng Kham. World Bank Land and Poverty Annual Conference. Washington D.C. 2014.
Prospects for Agricultural Value Chains in Myanmar. Thomas Reardon. Talk for “A Dialogue for Enhancing the Competitiveness of Agribusiness in Myanmar” Organized by: UMFCCI, USAID, & IFC. UMFCCI Office, Yangon. March 21, 2014. Audio version.
Success Strategies for Poverty-Alleviating Rural Development for Myanmar: Lessons from Asian Experience. Thomas Reardon. Brief Prepared for National Workshop on Rural Development Strategic Framework Agenda, Naypyitaw, Myanmar, November 18, 2013, final version January 2014
Preliminary Findings of the MSU/MDRI Agriculture and Food Security Diagnostic Team. MSU/MDRI. Presented to NGO and private sector stakeholders. Yangon. February 22, 2013
Preliminary Observations of the USAID Agricultural and Food Security Diagnostic Team. Michigan State University (MSU) and Myanmar Development Resource Institute, Center for Economic and Social Development (MDRI/CESD). Yangon. November 16, 2012.
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Haggblade, Steven, Duncan Boughton, Khin Mar Cho, Glenn Denning, Renate Kloeppinger-Todd, Zaw 00, Tun Min Sandar, Tin Maung Than, Naw Eh Mwee Aye Wai， Shannon Wilson, Ngu Wah Win, and Larry C. Y. Wong. 2014. Strategic Choices Shaping Agricultural Performance and Food Security in Myanmar. Journal of International Affairs. Spring/Summer 2014, Vol. 67, No. 2.
Reardon, T., K.Z. Chen, B. Minten, L. Adriano, T.A. Dao, J. Wang, and S. Das Gupta. 2014.
The quiet revolution in Asia’s rice value chains, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, April. DOI: 10.1111/nyas.12391
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Vietnam's Experience with FDI Promotion: Implications for Myanmar. Policy Review on Myanmar Economy No.3 by Tri Thanh VO and Anh Duong NGUYEN. August 2012.
Kyat Appreciation Calls for Liberal Controls on Imports and Foreign Exchange. Kubo Koji. Policy Review on Myanmar Economy. Bangkok Research Center. Policy Review Series on Myanmar Economy, No.05, August 2012.
Policy Review on Myanmar Economy. Bangkok Research Center. Policy Review Series on Myanmar Economy, No.05, August 2012.
Myanmar's economy confronts tough policy challenges. Lex Rieffel, Brookings Institution. July 31st, 2012.
Myanmar: The Politics of Economic Reform. Asia Report No. 231, - 27 July, 2012
Advancing Myanmar's Transition: A Way Forward for U.S. Policy. Priscilla Clapp and Suzanne DiMaggio. 16 February 2012.
Scoping Study on Food Security and Nutrition Information in Myanmar. Tin Maung Shwe National Food Security Information Consultant and Thida Chaw Hlaing, FAO National Project Coordinator May 2011.
Global and Regional Trends in Production, Trade and Consumption of Food Legume Crops. Sitou Akibode and Mywish Maredia. Report Submitted to SPIA. March 27, 2011
Agriculture Development Issues and Strategies, Myanmar. Background Paper for the Development Policy Options, Myanmar 2011.
Tin Maung Shwe. 26 January 2011.
Fundamentals of Myanmar's Macroeconomy: A Political Economy Perspective. Sean TURNELL, Macquarie University. Asian Economic Policy Review (2011) 6, 136–153.
Revitalizing Agriculture in Myanmar: Breaking Down Barriers, Building a Framework for Growth. David O. Dapice, Thomas J. Vallely, and Ben Wilkinson of the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the Harvard Kennedy School and Michael J. Montesano of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore. 2010.
Ensuring Food and Nutritional Security in Nepal A Stocktaking Exercise. USAID, Kathmandu. Report prepared for USAID Nepal by International Food Policy Research Institute, New Delhi Office. September, 2010.
Current Realities and Future Possibilities in Burma/Myanmar: Options For U.S. Policy. Asia Society Task Force Report March 2010.
BURMA Economic Review 2005 - 2006. Seinh Tay, Program Coordinator / Researcher. The Burma Fund National Coalition Government of the Union of Burma. 2007.
Agricultural Sector Investment Strategy - Myanmar: Agricultural Sector Review and Investment Strategy Volume 1. 2004.
Agricultural Sector Investment Strategy - Myanmar: Agricultural Sector Review and Investment Strategy Volume 2. 2004.
Myanmar in Economic Transition: Constraints and Related Issues Affecting the Agriculture Sector. Tin Soe, Yangon University of Distance Education, Yangon, Myanmar. 2004.
Current Economic Conditions in Myanmar and Options for Sustainable Growth. David Dapice. Global Development and Environment Institute May 2003.
A Vision and A Strategy of Economic Development of Burma. Khin Maung Kyi, Ronald Findlay, R.M. Sundrum Mya Maung, Myo Nyunt, Zaw Oo, et al. 2000.
Food Policy Analysis. C. Peter Timmer, Walter P. Falcon and Scott R. Pearson. 1983.
Web Portals with onward links to information on Myanmar (Burma)
Linking Information and Decision Making to Improve Food Security in Myanamar - part of a EC-FAO Food Security Programme.
Eldis - Myanmar Portal Very good resource with links to many downloadable documents by topics specified below
Aid & Debt
Children & Young People
Conflict & Security
Hiv & Aids
Icts for Development
Eldis Myanmar(Burma) Links to Other Portals