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    • Food and agriculture in Ethiopia

    • Dorosh, Paul A., ed.; Rashid, Shahidur, ed.;
    • 2013
    • In Food and Agriculture in Ethiopia: Progress and Policy Challenges, Paul Dorosh and Shahidur Rashid, along with other experts, tell the story of Ethiopia's political, economic, and agricultural transformation. The book is designed to provide...
    • Introduction

    • Dorosh, Paul A.; Rashid, Shahidur;
    • 2013
    • Out of the shadow of famine

    • Ahmed, Raisuddin, ed.; Haggblade, Steven, ed.; Chowdhury, Tawfiq-e-Elahi, ed.
    • 2000
    • This book describes how Bangladesh transformed its food markets and food policies to free the country from the constant threat of famine. Since 1990, the Bangladeshi government has dismantled its food rationing system, privatized grain...
    • Ethiopia

    • Diao, Xinshen; Taffesse, Alemayehu Seyoum; Dorosh, Paul A.; Thurlow, James; Nin-Pratt, Alejandro; Yu, Bingxin;
    • 2012
    • The 1998 floods in Bangladesh

    • del Ninno, Carlo; Dorosh, Paul A.; Smith, Lisa C.; Roy, Dilip K.
    • 2001
    • This report combines a careful analysis of government policy and private foodgrain markets with a detailed survey of 757 households in rural Bangladesh in November and December 1998, about two months after the floodwaters receded. The report...
    • The 1998 floods and beyond

    • Dorosh, Paul A., ed.; del Ninno, Carlo, ed.; Shahabuddin, Quazi, ed.
    • 2004
    • This book is a comprehensive analysis of the impact of the 1998 floods, the response of the government, and the coping strategies of households. It contains valuable lessons for developing countries on maintaining food security following major...
    • Market opportunities for African agriculture

    • Diao, Xinshen; Dorosh, Paul A.; Rahman, Shaikh Mahfuzur
    • 2007
    • This report focuses on demand-side constraints on agricultural growth and their implications for three broad alternative agricultural development strategies: promoting traditional exports, developing nontraditional exports, and increasing food...
    • Measuring food policy research capacity: Indicators and Typologies

    • Babu, Suresh Chandra; Dorosh, Paul A.;
    • 2013
    • We surveyed 30 countries to measure the capacity of their individuals, organizations, and policy process system to undertake food and agricultural policy research. Our Food Policy Research Capacity Index, constructed using measures of human...
    • Agriculture and the economic transformation of Ethiopia

    • Mellor, John W.; Dorosh, Paul A.
    • 2010
    • Economic development transforms an economy from one that is largely agricultural to one that is largely manufacturing and services. Since agriculture currently dominates Ethiopia's economy and employment, however, there is an issue as to what its...
    • Exchange rate policy and devaluation in Malawi

    • Pauw, Karl; Dorosh, Paul A.; Mazunda, John;
    • 2013
    • This study demonstrates why devaluation was ultimately necessary in Malawi and also what its eventual impact might be in terms of prices, income distribution, and domestic production. Our approach is to use a computable general equilibrium (CGE)...
    • Crop production in Ethiopia

    • Taffesse, Alemayehu Seyoum; Dorosh, Paul A.; Asrat, Sinafikeh
    • 2011
    • Ethiopia’s crop agriculture is complex, involving substantial variation in crops grown across the country’s different regions and ecologies. Five major cereals (teff, wheat, maize, sorghum and barley) are the core of Ethiopia’s agriculture...
    • The rural-urban transformation in Ethiopia

    • Dorosh, Paul A.; Schmidt, Emily
    • 2010
    • Although Ethiopia's economy has grown rapidly over the past decade and urbanization is increasing, the country's economic and spatial transformation has only just begun. Ethiopia's share of agriculture in GDP in 2006 (48 percent) was the highest in...
    • Economic implications of foreign exchange rationing in Ethiopia

    • Dorosh, Paul A.; Robinson, Sherman; Ahmed, Hashim
    • 2009
    • Ethiopia enjoyed remarkable economic growth from 2004/05 to 2008/09, in large part due to increases in foreign transfers and capital inflows combined with expanded domestic credit to fund major increases in private and public investments in...
    • Agglomeration, migration, and regional growth

    • Dorosh, Paul A.; Thurlow, James
    • 2009
    • "Uganda has experienced rapid economic growth and poverty reduction over the past decade but has failed to significantly improve incomes in its northern regions where prolonged conflict has hindered growth. We consider three strategies to close...


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