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October 6, 2015
Do labor-intensive public works programs (PWPs) serve as an important social protection tools to supplement the income of poor households and improve...
June 19, 2014
It is widely believed that oil prices impact food prices in developing countries. Yet evidence on this relationship is scarce. Using maize and petrol...
May 6, 2014
It is a widely held belief that the Chinese government and Chinese firms have played an active role in the recent rush for land acquisition in Africa...
July 9, 2013
A Conversation with USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah and CGD President Nancy Birdsall Related Content Blog: Sarah Jane Staats on Shah's...
October 14, 2008
We use a panel of country-level crop yields in Africa to estimate the relationship between yields and temperature as well as precipitation. Maize,...