Recent Journal Articles
- Enhancing U.S. Efforts to Develop Sustainable Agri-Food Systems in Africa. Prof. Thomas Jayne, Hon. Chance Kabaghe, and Prof. Isaac Minde, Farm Journal Foundation Policy Brief, Washington, DC. 2017.
- Nicole M. Mason, T.S. Jayne, and Nicolas van de Walle. 2016. “The political economy of fertilizer subsidy programs in Africa: Evidence from Zambia.” American Journal of Agricultural Economics. Early view published online December 26, 2016. Available at https://doi.org/10.1093/ajae/aaw090.
- John Staatz, Frank Hollinger. West African Food Systems and Changing Consumer Demands. West African Papers, No.: 4. 15 Dec 2016.
- T.S. Jayne, Jordan Chamberlin, Lulama Traub, Nicholas Sitko, Milu Muyanga, Felix K. Yeboah, Ward Anseeuw, Antony Chapoto, Ayala Wineman, Chewe Nkonde and Richard Kachule. Africa's changing farm size distribution patterns: the rise of medium-scale farms. Agricultural Economics Volume 47, Issue S1, pages 197–214, November 2016.
- Belton, B., Bush, S.R., Little, D.C. 2016. Correspondence: Are Farmed Fish Just for the Wealthy? Nature. 538:171.(13 October 2016)
- Melinda Smale (2016): GMOs and poverty: the relationship between improved seeds and rural transformations, Canadian Journal of Development Studies / Revue canadienne d'études du développement.
- Adjognon, S.G., LSO Liverpool-Tasie, T. Reardon. 2016. Agricultural input credit in Sub-Saharan Africa: Telling myth from facts. Food Policy, October 2016.
- Lenis Saweda O. Liverpool-Tasie, Bolarin T. Omonona, Awa Sanou, Wale O. Ogunleye. Is increasing inorganic fertilizer use for maize production in SSA a profitable proposition? evidence from Nigeria. Food Policy, October: 2016.
- At Last, Evidence that African Agriculture is Powering Economic Transformation, The Conversation, September 26, 2016.
- William Burke, Thomas Jayne, J. Roy Black. 2016. Factors explaining the low and variable profitability of fertilizer application to maize in Zambia. Agricultural Economics, 48, 1-12.
- Richards, P, T. Reardon, D. Tschirley, T. Jayne, J. Oehmke, and D. Atwood. 2016. Cities and the future of agriculture and food security: a policy and programmatic roundtable. Food Security, Conference Report, 8(3), 04 July 2016.
- Xingliang Ma, Melinda Smale, David J. Spielman, Patricia Zambrano, Hina Nazli and Fatima Zaidi. A Question of Integrity: Variants of Bt Cotton, Pesticides and Productivity in Pakistan. Journal of Agricultural Economics. 4 July 2016.
- Ward Anseeuw, Thomas Jayne, Richard Kachule and John Kotsopoulos. The Quiet Rise of Medium-Scale Farms in Malawi. Land, 2016, 5, 19; doi:10.3390/land5030019.
- Liverpool-Tasie, L.S.O (2016). Is fertilizer use inconsistent with expected profit maximization in sub-Saharan Africa? “The case of rice in Nigeria”. Journal of Agricultural Economics. doi: 10.1111/1477-9552.12162
- Sitko, N. J., & Chamberlin, J. (2016). The geography of Zambia’s customary land: Assessing the prospects for smallholder development. Land Use Policy, 55, 49-60.
- Population growth, land allocation and conflict in Mali. Mark Skidmore, John Staatz, Nango Dembélé, Aissatou Ouédraogo. Area Development and Policy, Volume 1, Issue 1 pp. 113-131 | DOI: 10.1080/23792949.2016.1157444.
- Mason, N.M., A. Wineman, L. Kirimi, and D. Mather (2016). The Effects of Kenya's ‘Smarter’ Input Subsidy Programme on Smallholder Behaviour and Incomes: Do Different Quasi-experimental Approaches Lead to the Same Conclusions? Journal of Agricultural Economics, published online 12 April 2016.
- Zhou, Y. and J. Staatz (2016). Projected demand and supply for various foods in West Africa: Implications for investments and food policy, Food Policy 61: 198–212
- Haggblade, Steven, Kwaku G. Duodu, John D. Kabasa, Amanda Minnaar, Nelson K. O. Ojijo, and John R. N. Taylor. Emerging Early Actions to Bend the Curve in Sub-Saharan Africa’s Nutrition Transition. Food and Nutrition Bulletin 1-23. 2016.
- Megan Sheahan, Joshua Ariga, T.S. Jayne. Modeling the Effects of Input Market Reforms on Fertilizer Demand and Maize Production: A Case Study from Kenya. Journal of Agricultural Economics. 29 Feb 2016.
- Foreign Affairs, special edition on African Farmers in the Digital Age: How Digital Solutions Can Enable Rural Development, February 2016.
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Recent Books, Book Chapters, Monographs and Published
- Africa Agriculture Status Report 2016. Progress towards Agricultural Transformation in Africa. Released on September 6, 2016 by the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA).
Reardon, T. 2016. Growing Food for Growing Cities: Transforming Food Systems in an Urbanizing World. Chicago: The Chicago Council on Global Affairs. April.
- Minten, B., T. Reardon, S. Das Gupta, D. Hu, K.A.S. Murshid. 2016. "Wastage in Food Value Chains in Developing Countries: Evidence from the Potato Sector in Asia." Chap. 15 in Food Security in a Food Abundant World: An Individual Country Perspective, A. Schmitz, P.L. Kennedy, and T.G Schmitz, eds. Emerald Publishing: pages 225-238.
- Adjognon, S., S. Liverpool-Tasie, and T. Reardon. Forthcoming (2016). Challenging Conventional Wisdom about Farm Input Credit in Sub-Saharan Africa. Chapter in book, Christiaensen, L. and L. Demery, eds., 2016, Agriculture In Africa - Telling Facts from Myths, World Bank: Washington D.C.
- Reardon, T., D. Tschirley, B. Minten, S. Haggblade, S. Liverpool-Tasie, M. Dolislager, J. Snyder, C. Ijumba. Transformation of African Agrifood Systems in the New Era of Rapid Urbanization and the Emergence of a Middle Class. Chapter in the Proceedings Volume of the ReSAKSS Annual Conference, “Beyond a Middle Income Africa,” Trends and Outlook Report Conference held in Addis Ababa, September 1-3, 2015. Final version.
- Ngoma, H., P.B. Mulenga, and T.S. Jayne. What Explains Minimal Usage of Minimum Tillage Practices in Zambia? Evidence from District-Representative Data. Book of Condensed Papers Of the First Africa Congress on Conservation Agriculture. Lusaka, Zambia. 18-21 March, 2014.
- Kadiyala, Suneetha and Antony Chapoto. "The AIDS Epidemic, Nutrition, Food Security and Livelihoods: Review of Evidence in Africa." In David E. Sahn (editor), The Socioeconomic Dimensions of HIV/AIDS in Africa: Challenges, Opportunities and Misconception. New York: Cornell University, 2011.
- Ariga, J. and T.S. Jayne. 2010. Private-Sector Responses to Public Investments and Policy Reforms: The Case of Fertilizer and Maize Market Development in Kenya. In: Spielman, David, J. and Rajul Pandya-Lorch.(eds.) "Proven successes in agricultural development: a technical compendium to Millions Fed," IFPRI: Washington, D.C., pp. 349-380
- Ariga, J., and T.S. Jayne. 2010. Maize trade and marketing policy interventions in Kenya. In A. Sarris and J. Morrison (eds), Food Security in Africa: Markets and Trade Policy for Staple Foods in Eastern and Southern Africa, Cheltenham, UK, Edward Elgar Publishers.
- Govereh, J., A. Chapoto, and T.S. Jayne. 2010. Assessment of alternative maize trade and market policy interventions in Zambia. In A. Sarris and J. Morrison (eds), Food Security in Africa: Markets and Trade Policy for Staple Foods in Eastern and Southern Africa, Cheltenham, UK, Edward Elgar Publishers.
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