Resources

Title Description
1 Jan, 2003 - Hans Lofgren

Key to exercises in CGE modeling using GAMS. The exercises for these keys are published separately.

- Derek Headey, Mekdim Dereje, Jacob Ricker-Gilbert, Anna Josephson, and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse

Highland Ethiopia is one of the most densely populated regions of Africa and has long been associated with both Malthusian disasters and Boserupian agricultural intensification. This paper explores the race between these two countervailing forces...

- Karl Pauw and James Thurlow

Malawi’s Farm Input Subsidy Program (FISP) has dominated the agriculture and food security policy landscape in the country since its inception in 2005/06. FISP is now credited—or blamed, depending on one’s viewpoint—for a...

- Noora-Lisa Aberman, Michael Johnson, Klaus Droppelmann, Eva Schiffer, Regina Birner, Peter Gaff

A major rationale for conducting policy research is the contribution the results can make to policy improvement efforts. Over the years, funders of international policy research have placed increasing emphasis on making sure that the research...

1 Jan, 2011 - MINISTERE DE L’ECONOMIE ET DES FINANCES

Dans une perspective de réalisation d’un MEGC pour les besoins de simulations de politiques économiques et sociales, l’Agence Nationale de la Statistique et de le Démographie (ANSD) a décid...

- Tanguy Bernard and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse

Individuals’ aspirations and their consequences for future-oriented behavior have received increased attention in development economics literature in recent years. At this stage, however, each study relies on ad hoc empirical instruments to...

15 Oct, 2007 - Y. Decreux and H. Valin

MIRAGE is a multi-region, multi-sector computable general equilibrium model, devoted to trade policy analysis. It incorporates imperfect competition, horizontal and vertical product differentiation, and foreign direct investment, in a...

6 Jun, 2011 - A. Mosnier, P. Havlik, M. Obersteiner, and K. Aoki

Deforestation contributes about 18% of all carbon emissions and leads to species extinction. In the context of climate change negotiations, international community agreed to compensate efforts made by countries toward forest protection. Forest...

1 Aug, 2010 - Antoine Bouët, Betina Dimaranan, and Hugo Valin

There is rising skepticism about the potential positive environmental impacts of first generation biofuels. Growing biofuel crops could induce diversion of other crops dedicated to food and feed needs. The relocation of production could increase...

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