This paper uses a new survey data set on manufacturing firms in Cameroon to estimate a Cobb-Douglas production function.
Journal articlesSMALL ENTERPRISES LABOUR PRODUCTIVITY DIGITAL DIVIDE WORKING CONDITIONS SKILLS DEVELOPMENT ECONOMETRIC ANALYSIS ECONOMIC POLICYPublished dateFriday, January 2, 2015 - 05:00
This outcome story is one in a series that reports on research supported by the Canadian International Food Security Research Fund (CIFSRF), a program of Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), undertaken with financial supportPublished date2014
Journal articlesLAND USE SOIL SCIENCES SOIL FERTILITY SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Effects of topography and land use on soil characteristics along the toposequence of Ele watershed in Southern Ethiopia
Information on soil properties and distribution is critical for making decisions with regard to crop production and mitigating land degradations.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 05:00
Journal articlesMALI SOIL MANAGEMENT SOIL FERTILITY EXPERIMENTAL PLOTS SOYBEANS GRAIN LEGUMES SMALLHOLDERS AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION
The N2Africa-ADVANCE partnership enhances soyabean-rhizobium inoculants technology dissemination, and discusses the project implementation for putting nitrogen fixation to work for smallholder farmers in Africa.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00
In the Sahel, agricultural production is strictly limited by drought and low soil fertility. In 2005 and 2010, these two factors led to food scarcity in Niger.
Promoting Adoption of Chickpea Production Technology (PACT) : final technical report (July 2013 - August 2014)
Training of Trainers and methodology training workshops were delivered to 49 trainees on chickpea agronomy, quality seed production and handling, approaches and methods for extension communication, and facilitating the involvement of target farmerPublished dateTuesday, September 2, 2014 - 04:00
Improving Nutrition in Ethiopia through Plant Breeding and Soil Management : final technical report (March 2012 - August 2014)
Working with pulse crops in the food system improved sustainable crop production, linking human nutrition and food security.Published dateSunday, November 2, 2014 - 04:00