Agricultural growth in Ethiopia (2004-2014): Evidence and drivers

ESSP Working Paper 81. "Agricultural growth in Ethiopia (2004-2014): Evidence and drivers" by Fantu Nisrane Bachewe, Guush Berhane, Bart Minten andAlemayehu Seyoum Taffesse. Abstract: Ethiopia’s agricultural sector has recorded remarkable rapid growth in the last decade.

Women’s empowerment in agriculture and dietary diversity in Ethiopia

ESSP Working Paper 80. "Women’s empowerment in agriculture and dietary diversity in Ethiopia" by Feiruz Yimer and Fanaye Tadesse. Abstract: Intra-household resource allocation has a considerable role to play in nutritional status in developing countries.

Productivity and efficiency of smallholder teff farmers in Ethiopia

ESSP Working Paper 79. "Productivity and efficiency of smallholder teff farmers in Ethiopia" by Fantu Nisrane Bachewe, Bethelhem Koru, and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse Abstract: A large proportion of Ethiopians derive their livelihood from smallholder agriculture. This has provided the impetus for the smallholder agriculture focused policies that have guided agricultural development efforts in Ethiopia over the past >> Read more

Dynamic supply response of farm households in Ethiopia

ESSP Working Paper 78. " Dynamic supply response of farm households in Ethiopia" by Fantu Nisrane Bachewe and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse Abstract: We study the dynamics of the supply response of smallholder grain producers to changes in crop prices and costs of production in Ethiopia. We develop an intertemporal acreage demand allocation model of a representative >> Read more