Agricultural Incentives in Sub-Saharan Africa: Policy Challenges

Agricultural Incentives in Sub-Saharan Africa: Policy Challenges

by Robert F. Townsend
     
 

The main focus of this study is on improving the policy regime in Africa to stimulate agricultural growth. It examines the state of agricultural incentives in Sub-Saharan Africa, taking stock of the current policy environment and its recent evolution, to update knowledge and to help develop a stronger consensus on the appropriate policies and incentives that will…  See more details below

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The main focus of this study is on improving the policy regime in Africa to stimulate agricultural growth. It examines the state of agricultural incentives in Sub-Saharan Africa, taking stock of the current policy environment and its recent evolution, to update knowledge and to help develop a stronger consensus on the appropriate policies and incentives that will stimulate agricultural growth. The global environment is examined together with the macroeconomic, export crop, food crop, and fertilizer policies in 16 African countries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780821345283
Publisher:
World Bank Publications
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Series:
World Bank Technical Papers, #444
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.41(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.52(d)

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