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Introduction

V. K. Ramachandran (ed.)

in Wage Labour and Unfreedom in Agriculture: An Indian Case Study

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198286479
eISBN:
9780191684524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198286479.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book explores the development of wage labour in agriculture in India, particularly in Tamil Nadu. It considers the role of agricultural growth and its impact on agricultural-labour households. ... More


Globalization, Crop Choice, and Property Rights in Rural Peru, 1994–2004

Alfred J. Field and Erica Field

in The Poor under Globalization in Asia, Latin America, and Africa

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199584758
eISBN:
9780191594533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584758.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

This chapter describes the results of initial work analysing a panel of rural households in Peru between 1994 and 2004 to determine household responses to changes in relative prices of traditional ... More


Nutrition *

Jocelyn Kynch

in Economic Development in Palanpur over Five Decades

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288329
eISBN:
9780191596599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288328.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Studies the nutritional status of a sample of agricultural households in Palanpur, particularly children. Morbidity and attitudes to illness are discussed. Anthropometric data on children are ... More


Modeling the Regional Impacts of an Irrigation Project in Tanzania

Dale Manning, Xinshen Diao, and Angga Pradesha

in Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198707875
eISBN:
9780191783074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198707875.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Irrigation projects can more than double per-acre crop yields and raise labor and other input demands, income, and consumption on the farms that get the water. As food production rises, food prices ... More


Foundations for Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

J. Edward Taylor and Mateusz J. Filipski

in Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198707875
eISBN:
9780191783074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198707875.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter lays out the methodological foundations for local economy-wide impact evaluation (LEWIE). Understanding how the local economy works is the starting point for all of the methods in this ... More


Evaluating the Impact of Global Food Price Shocks in Rural Guatemala

J. Edward Taylor and Mateusz J. Filipski

in Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198707875
eISBN:
9780191783074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198707875.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Rising global food prices and price volatility create an imperative to understand the impacts of food price shocks in low-income countries. In an era of growing trade integration, global prices are ... More


The True Cost of Corruption

Antonio Yúnez-Naude

in Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198707875
eISBN:
9780191783074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198707875.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

An econometric analysis of unique household and administrative data finds that 25% of payments under Mexico’s PROCAMPO income-transfer program fail to reach their intended beneficiaries in rural ... More


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