Christopher B. Barrett

Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Stephen B. & Janice G. Ashley Professor

315 Warren Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853-7801

United States

http://aem.cornell.edu/faculty_sites/cbb2/

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Subdiscipline-Specific Journal Rankings: Whither Applied Economics?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Jan 1999
Christopher B. Barrett, Aliakbar Olia and DeeVon Bailey
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics and Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,789 (6,432)
Citation 7

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Subdiscipline-Specific Journal Rankings: Whither Applied Economics?

Applied Economics
Posted: 02 Jun 1999
Christopher B. Barrett, Aliakbar Olia and DeeVon Bailey
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics and Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics

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Food Aid and Dependency: Implications for Emergency Food Security Assessments

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 12-2
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Jul 2008
Erin Lentz, Christopher B. Barrett and John Hoddinott
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 779 (16,625)
Citation 4

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A Holistic Approach to Sustainability Based on Pluralistic Stewardship

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Dec 1998
Christopher B. Barrett and Raymond E. Grizzle
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of New Hampshire - Jackson Estuarine Laboratory
Downloads 547 (38,935)

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A Holistic Approach to Sustainability Based on Pluralistic Stewardship

Environmental Ethics, Vol. 21, Spring 1999
Posted: 08 Dec 1998
Christopher B. Barrett and Raymond E. Grizzle
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of New Hampshire - Jackson Estuarine Laboratory

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Poverty Traps and Climate Risk: Limitations and Opportunities of Index-Based Risk Financing

IRI Technical Report No. 07-02
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Columbia University, Cornell University - Department of Economics, Columbia University, University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 492 (32,690)
Citation 4

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Food Aid Effectiveness: It's the Targeting, Stupid!

Cornell University Applied Economics and Management Working Paper No. 2002-43
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Aug 2003
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 487 (40,791)
Citation 7

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Agricultural Markets in Developing Countries

THE NEW PALGRAVE DICTIONARY OF ECONOMICS, 2nd Edition, Lawrence E. Blume, Steven N. Durlauf, eds., London: Palgrave Macmillan, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett and Emelly Mutambatsere
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 409 (38,474)
Citation 2

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Asset, Activity, and Income Diversification Among African Agriculturalists: Some Practical Issues

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett and Thomas Reardon
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 395 (44,482)
Citation 5

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Livestock Markets and Risk Management Among East African Pastoralists: A Review and Research Agenda

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Feb 2001
DeeVon Bailey, Christopher B. Barrett, Peter D. Little and Francis Chabari
Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Kentucky - Department of Anthropology and GTZ Marsabit Development Program
Downloads 375 (45,245)
Citation 4

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Technological Change and Price Effects in Agriculture: Conceptual and Comparative Perspectives

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Oct 2004
Eleni Gabre-Madhin, Christopher B. Barrett and Paul Dorosch
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 374 (51,619)
Citation 4

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Poverty Traps and Social Protection

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett, Michael R. Carter and Munenobu Ikegami
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
Downloads 362 (47,348)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Poverty traps, Targeting transfers, Dynamic modeling

11.

A Market Analysis and Decision Tree Tool for Response Analysis: Cash, Local Purchase and/or Imported Food Aid? The Decision Tree Tool

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett, Erin Lentz and Daniel G. Maxwell
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Independent
Downloads 346 (63,381)
Citation 1

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Spatial Market Integration

THE NEW PALGRAVE DICTIONARY OF ECONOMICS, 2nd Edition, Lawrence E. Blume, Steven N. Durlauf, eds., London: Palgrave Macmillan, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 340 (58,173)
Citation 1

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Citation 15

Does Food Aid Stabilize Food Availability?

Cornell University, Department of Agricultural, Resource and Managerial Economics Working Paper No. 99-01
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Jan 1999
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 340 (70,093)
Citation 15

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Does Food Aid Stabilize Food Availability?

Economic Devlopment and Cultural Change
Posted: 31 Jan 2001
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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Foreign Aid, Development Strategies and Poverty Reduction

ECONOMIC JUSTICE IN A FLAT WORLD: CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVES ON GLOBALIZATION, Steven L. Rundle, ed., Carlisle, UK: Paternoster, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 339 (70,321)

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Foreign Aid, Development Strategies, and Poverty Reduction

ECONOMICS JUSTICE IN A FLAT WORLD: CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVES ON GLOBALIZATION, S. Rundle, ed., Paternoster, August 2009
Posted: 20 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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Shadow Wages, Allocative Inefficiency, and Labor Supply in Smallholder Agriculture

Cornell University Applied Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett, Shane M. Sherlund and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Federal Reserve Board of Governors and The Rockefeller Foundation
Downloads 208 (119,078)
Citation 7

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Shadow Wages, Allocative Inefficiency, and Labor Supply in Smallholder Agriculture

Agricultural Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Christopher B. Barrett, Shane M. Sherlund and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Federal Reserve Board of Governors and The Rockefeller Foundation
Downloads 103 (215,409)
Citation 7

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The Microeconomics of the Developmental Paradox: On the Political Economy of Food Price Policy

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Dec 1998
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 309 (78,184)
Citation 1

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The Microeconomics of the Developmental Paradox: On the Political Economy of Food Price Policy

Agricultural Economics
Posted: 24 Mar 1999
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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Food Aid for Market Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Oct 2004
Awudu Abdulai, Christopher B. Barrett and Peter Hazell
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and CGIAR - Environment and Production Technology Division
Downloads 301 (69,960)
Citation 2

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The Welfare Impacts of Commodity Price Volatility: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2011
Marc F. Bellemare, Christopher B. Barrett and David R. Just
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 296 (76,742)
Citation 3

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Price Volatility, Price Stabilization, Price Risk, Risk and Uncertainty

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Smallholder Participation in Agricultural Value Chains: Comparative Evidence from Three Continents

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and World Bank
Downloads 291 (59,911)

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Agricultural Value Chains, Contract Farming, Africa, Asia, Latin America

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The Double Hurdle Model in the Presence of Fixed Costs

Cornell University, Applied Economics and Management Working Paper
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Jan 2003
Garth J. Holloway, Christopher B. Barrett and Simeon K. Ehui
CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
Downloads 290 (80,045)
Citation 1

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market participation, fixed costs, double-hurdle model, censored

Distinguishing Between Equilibrium and Integration In Markets Analysis

International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium Working Paper No. 99-8
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Oct 1999
Jau-Rong Li and Christopher B. Barrett
I-Shou University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 99 (221,572)
Citation 10

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Distinguishing Between Equilibrium and Integration in Markets Analysis

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Oct 1999
Christopher B. Barrett and Jau-Rong Li
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and I-Shou University
Downloads 85 (245,208)
Citation 10

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Distinguishing Between Equilibrium and Integration in Markets Analysis

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett and Jau-Rong Li
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and I-Shou University
Downloads 79 (256,643)
Citation 10

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Marketing Boards

THE NEW PALGRAVE DICTIONARY OF ECONOMICS, 2nd Edition, Lawrence E. Blume and Steven N. Durlauf, eds., London: Palgrave Macmillan, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett and Emelly Mutambatsere
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 261 (76,503)
Citation 1

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A New Look at the Trade Volume Effects of Real Exchange Rate Risk: A Rational Expectation-Based Multivariate GARCH-M Approach

Cornell University Applied Economics Management Working Paper No. 2002-41
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Sep 2003
Kai Li Wang and Christopher B. Barrett
Tunghai University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 251 (93,706)

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Exchange Rate, Trade, Multivariate GARCH

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Pastoralist Livestock Marketing Behavior in Northern Kenya and Southern Ethiopia: An Analysis of Constraints Limiting Off-take Rates

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Nov 2004
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, RTI International, University of Kentucky - Department of Anthropology, Cornell University, University of Kentucky and International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
Downloads 244 (92,964)
Citation 2

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Towards a Global Food Aid Compact

Food Policy, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 May 2005 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2015
Christopher B. Barrett and Daniel Maxwell
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and CARE East Africa Regional Management Unit
Downloads 230 (103,124)
Citation 2

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Agricultural Technology, Productivity, Poverty and Food Security in Madagascar

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 May 2005
Bart Minten and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 225 (96,028)
Citation 9

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The Unfulfilled Promise of Microfinance in Kenya: The KDA Experience

DECENTRALIZATION AND THE SOCIAL ECONOMICS OF DEVELOPMENT: LESSONS FROM KENYA, Christopher B. Barrett, Andrew G. Mude, John M. Omiti, eds., CAB International, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Sharon M. Osterloh and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 224 (108,663)
Citation 1

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Development Economics: An Overview

DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS: CRITICAL CONCEPTS IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES, 4 Volumes, C.B. Barrett, ed., London: Routledge, 2007
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 223 (83,196)
Citation 1

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Reconsidering Conventional Explanations of the Inverse Productivity-Size Relationship

World Development, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Marc F. Bellemare and Janet Y. Hou
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Cornell University
Downloads 208 (94,431)
Citation 3

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Inverse Relationship, Productivity, Market Failures, Soil Characteristics, Sub-Saharan Africa, Madagascar

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Challenging Orthodoxies: Understanding Poverty in Pastoral Areas of East Africa

Development and Change, A. Saith, M. Arsel, K. Biehart, A. Chhachhi, B. O'Laughlin & S. Storm, Published on behalf of the International Institute of Social Studies, The Hague
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2014
Peter D. Little, John G. McPeak, Christopher B. Barrett and Patti Kristjanson
University of Kentucky - Department of Anthropology, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 207 (114,011)
Citation 2

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The Economics of Poverty and the Poverty of Economics: A Christian Perspective

Cornell University Applied Economics and Management Working Paper No. 2003-15
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Aug 2003
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 206 (112,013)

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The System of Rice Intensification in Practice: Explaining Low Farmer Adoption and High Disadoption in Madagascar

Cornell Dept. of Applied Economics & Management Working Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Sep 2002
Christopher B. Barrett and Christine M. Moser
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Department of Economics and Management
Downloads 201 (115,602)
Citation 1

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33.
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Citation 9

Poverty Traps and Index Based Risk Transfer Products

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Barry J. Barnett, Christopher B. Barrett and Jerry R. Skees
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 191 (129,191)
Citation 9

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index-based risk transfer products, insurance, poverty traps, risk management

Poverty Traps and Index-Based Risk Transfer Products

World Development, Vol. 36, No. 10, 2008
Posted: 22 May 2011
Barry J. Barnett, Christopher B. Barrett and Jerry R. Skees
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics

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index-based risk transfer products, insurance, poverty traps, risk management

34.

Mixing Qualitative and Quantitative Methods of Analyzing Poverty Dynamics

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Oct 2004
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 190 (121,713)

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Household-Level Livestock Marketing Behavior Among Northern Kenyan and Southern Ethiopian Pastoralists

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 May 2005
Christopher B. Barrett, Marc F. Bellemare and Sharon M. Osterloh
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Cornell University
Downloads 184 (112,013)
Citation 1

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Who Benefits from a Bioprospecting-Based Boom? The Case of Argan Oil in Morocco

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Feb 2001
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett and Hamid Narjisse
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and IAV Hassan II
Downloads 178 (132,579)

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Wildlife Harvest in Integrated Conservation and Development Projects: Linking Harvest to Household Demand, Agricultural Production, and Environmental Shocks in the Serengeti

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Dec 1998
Christopher B. Barrett and Peter Arcese
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Centre for Applied Conservation Biology
Downloads 172 (142,387)
Citation 7

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Wildlife Harvest in Integrated Conservation and Development Projects: Linking Harvest to Household Demand, Agricultural Production and Environmental Shocks in the Serengeti

Land Economics, 1998
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Peter Arcese
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Centre for Applied Conservation Biology

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Wildlife Harvest in Integrated Conservation and Development Projects: Linking Harvest to Household Demand, Agricultural Production, and Environmental Shocks in the Serengeti

Land Economics, November 1998
Posted: 24 Mar 1999
Christopher B. Barrett and Peter Arcese
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Centre for Applied Conservation Biology

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Improving Humanitarian Response to Slow-Onset Disasters Using Famine Indexed Weather Derivatives

Agricultural Finance Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2013
Sommarat Chantarat, Calum G. Turvey, Andrew G. Mude and Christopher B. Barrett
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 170 (137,414)
Citation 2

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Covariate risk, weather derivatives, catastrophe bond, famine relief, food aid, food insecurity, pastoralists, Kenya

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Food Policy In Crisis Management

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Nov 2004
Christopher B. Barrett and David E. Sahn
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University
Downloads 169 (135,389)
Citation 1

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The Ambiguous Effects of Policy Reforms on Sustainable Agricultural Intensification in Africa: Renewed Threats to Fragile Margins?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Oct 1999
Thomas Reardon and Christopher B. Barrett
Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 168 (137,414)
Citation 3

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On Vulnerability, Asset Poverty and Subsidiarity

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 17 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 166 (143,888)

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Locating Tropical Biodiversity Conservation Amid Weak Institutions

Cornell ARME Department Working Paper No. 99-21
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Dec 1999
Christopher B. Barrett, Katrina Brandon, Clark Gibson and Heidi Gjertsen
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Maryland, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science and Cornell University
Downloads 153 (153,361)
Citation 4

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Social Network Capital, Economic Mobility and Poverty Traps

Journal of Economic Inequality
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2014
Sommarat Chantarat and Christopher B. Barrett
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 151 (145,410)
Citation 3

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social network capital, endogenous network formation, poverty traps, multiple equilibria, social isolation, social exclusion, crowding-in transfer

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Smallholder Technical Efficiency with Stochastic Exogenous Production Conditions

Cornell University Working Paper No. 98-15
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Jun 2001
Shane M. Sherlund, Christopher B. Barrett and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Federal Reserve Board of Governors, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and The Rockefeller Foundation
Downloads 150 (157,669)

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Not Necessarily In The Same Boat: Heterogeneous Risk Assessment Among East African Pastoralists

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Oct 1999
Kevin Smith, Christopher B. Barrett and Paul W. Box
International Rescue Committee, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Utah State University
Downloads 147 (163,425)
Citation 17

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Not Necessarily In The Same Boat: Heterogeneous Risk Assessment Among East African Pastoralists

Journal of Development Studies
Posted: 31 Jan 2001
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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A Market Analysis and Decision Tree Tool for Response Analysis: Cash, Local Purchase and/or Imported Food Aid? Background Paper

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Daniel G. Maxwell, Erin Lentz and Christopher B. Barrett
Independent, University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 146 (158,559)
Citation 1

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Stochastic Wealth Dynamics and Risk Management Among a Poor Population

Cornell University Applied Economics and Management Working Paper No. 2002-44
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Sep 2003
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett, Solomon Desta and D. Layne Coppock
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Utah State University - College of Natural Resources and Utah State University - College of Natural Resources
Downloads 130 (180,764)
Citation 42

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common property, covariate risk, Ethiopia, idiosyncratic risk, poverty traps, social insurance

Stochastic Wealth Dynamics and Risk Management Among a Poor Population

Economic Journal, Vol. 114, No. 498, pp. 750-777, October 2004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Oct 2004
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett, Solomon Desta and D. Layne Coppock
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Utah State University - College of Natural Resources and Utah State University - College of Natural Resources
Downloads 15 (482,265)
Citation 42

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Informal Insurance in the Presence of Poverty Traps: Evidence from Southern Ethiopia

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
Paulo Santos and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 140 (151,713)
Citation 11

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risk, informal insurance, social networks, poverty traps, Ethiopia

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Participatory Risk Mapping For Targeting Research And Assistance: With An Example From East African Pastoralists

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Oct 1999
Kevin Smith, Christopher B. Barrett and Paul W. Box
International Rescue Committee, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Utah State University
Downloads 140 (160,393)
Citation 9

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The Complex Links between Governance and Biodiversity

Conservation Biology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 May 2005 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Clark Gibson, B. Hoffman and Mathew D. McCubbins
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science and Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University
Downloads 131 (175,862)
Citation 1

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Conservation policy, governance, corruption, elephants, forests, politics, environmental policy, biodiversity

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Food Aid Targeting, Shocks and Private Transfers Among East African Pastoralists

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Oct 2004
Erin Lentz and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 131 (160,393)
Citation 15

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drought, crowding out, pass through, safety nets, social insurance, targeting

State-Conditional Fertilizer Yield Response on Western Kenyan Farms

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Paswel Marenya and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 128 (183,006)
Citation 4

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State-Conditional Fertilizer Yield Response on Western Kenyan Farms

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 91, Issue 4, pp. 991-1006, November 2009
Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Paswel Marenya and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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Cash, Food or Vouchers in Urban and Rural Kenya? An Application of the Market Information and Food Insecurity Response Analysis Framework

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 May 2011
Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute, University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, affiliation not provided to SSRN, American Institutes for Research, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 124 (173,830)

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food insecurity, Kenya, response analysis, urban food insecurity

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Renegotiating the Food Aid Convention: Background, Context, and Issues

Global Governance, Forthcoming, IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 12-1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Jul 2008
John Hoddinott, Marc J. Cohen and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students, CGIAR - Food Consumption and Nutrition Division and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 123 (180,193)

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Safety Nets or Social Insurance in the Presence of Poverty Traps? Evidence from Southern Ethiopia

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 May 2005
Paulo Santos and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 121 (175,862)
Citation 1

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The Interplay Between Smallholder Farmers and Fragile Tropical Agroecosystems in the Kenyan Highlands

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Nov 2004
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF), World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF), Cornell University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University, Cornell University, World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF), Cornell University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University, Cornell University, Cornell University - New York State Water Resources Institute and World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF)
Downloads 119 (188,077)
Citation 3

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Recasting Food Aid's Role

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Nov 2004
Christopher B. Barrett and Daniel Maxwell
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and CARE East Africa Regional Management Unit
Downloads 119 (181,295)

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How Accurate is Food-for-Work Self-Targeting in the Presence of Imperfect Factor Markets? Evidence from Ethiopia

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett and Daniel C. Clay
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Michigan State University - Institute of International Agriculture
Downloads 119 (189,292)
Citation 18

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Insuring Against Drought‐Related Livestock Mortality:  Piloting Index Based Livestock Insurance in Northern Kenya

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 May 2011
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
Downloads 116 (133,290)

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Smallholder Technical Efficiency: Controlling for Environmental Production Conditions

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Mar 2003
Shane M. Sherlund, Christopher B. Barrett and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Federal Reserve Board of Governors, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and The Rockefeller Foundation
Downloads 107 (209,655)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Production frontiers, agricultural productivity, rice, Africa (Sub-Saharan)

Smallholder Technical Efficiency Controlling for Environmental Production Conditions

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 69, No. 1, 2002
Posted: 26 May 2011
Shane M. Sherlund, Christopher B. Barrett and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Federal Reserve Board of Governors, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and The Rockefeller Foundation

Abstract:

production frontiers, agricultural productivity, rice, Africa (Sub-Saharan)

Smallholder Technical Efficiency: Controlling for Environmental Production Conditions

Journal of Development Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 Mar 2003
Shane M. Sherlund, Christopher B. Barrett and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Federal Reserve Board of Governors, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and The Rockefeller Foundation

Abstract:

Production frontiers, agricultural productivity, rice, Africa (Sub-Saharan)

61.

Context-Dependent Biodiversity Conservation Management Regimes

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett and Heidi Gjertsen
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University
Downloads 107 (203,109)
Citation 1

Abstract:

62.

How Basis Risk and Spatiotemporal Adverse Selection Influence Demand for Index Insurance: Evidence from Northern Kenya

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2015
Nathaniel Duane Jensen, Andrew Mude and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 106 (126,363)

Abstract:

Pastoralists, Uninsured Risk, Livestock, Adverse Selection, Basis Risk

63.

Improving Food Aid: What Reforms Would Yield the Highest Payoff?

World Development, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Erin Lentz and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 105 (203,109)
Citation 1

Abstract:

cargo preference, local and regional purchases, monetization, targeting, tying

64.

Community-Based Risk Management Arrangements: An Overview and Implications for Social Fund Program Design

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Ruchira Bhattamishra and Christopher B. Barrett
World Bank and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 104 (174,814)

Abstract:

65.

The Impacts of Household Land Use and Socio Economic Factors on the Soil Fertility of Smallholder Farms in the Highlands of Kenya

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Cornell University, Cornell University - New York State Water Resources Institute, World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF), World Bank, World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF) and Cornell University
Downloads 102 (203,109)

Abstract:

diffuse, reflectance, spectroscopy, soil degradation, soil management

66.

What Do We Learn About Social Networks When We Only Sample Individuals? Not Much

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Paulo Santos and Christopher B. Barrett
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 102 (196,599)
Citation 3

Abstract:

67.

Heterogeneous Wealth Dynamics: On the Roles of Risk and Ability

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
Paulo Santos and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 102 (197,892)
Citation 18

Abstract:

ability, herd restocking, poverty traps, regression trees, shocks, subjective

Educational Investments in a Dual Economy

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 May 2005
Andrew G. Mude, Christopher B. Barrett, John G. McPeak and Cheryl R. Doss
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and Yale University
Downloads 71 (273,433)

Abstract:

Poverty traps, Informal finance, Education, Rural-Urban migration

Educational Investments in a Dual Economy

Economica, Vol. 74, No. 294, pp. 351-369, May 2007
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Apr 2007
Andrew G. Mude, Christopher B. Barrett, John G. McPeak and Cheryl R. Doss
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and Yale University
Downloads 22 (441,992)

Abstract:

69.

Decentralization of Pastoral Resources Management and its Effects on Environmental Degradation and Poverty Experience from Northern Kenya

DECENTRALIZATION AND THE SOCIAL ECONOMICS OF DEVELOPMENT: LESSONS FROM KENYA, Christopher B. Barrett, Andrew G. Mude, John M. Omiti, eds., CAB International, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Kioko Munyao and Christopher B. Barrett
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 87 (228,016)
Citation 2

Abstract:

70.

Poverty Traps and Resource Dynamics in Smallholder Agrarian Systems

ECONOMICS OF POVERTY, ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCE USE, A. Ruijs, R. Dellink, eds., Springer, 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 87 (215,729)
Citation 3

Abstract:

development, feedback effects, multiple equilibria, resilience, stability

71.

Bayesian Herders: Asymmetric Updating of Rainfall Beliefs in Response to External Forecasts

Cornell University Applied Economics & Management Working Paper No. 2003-17
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Sep 2003
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett, John G. McPeak and Winnie Luseno
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and RTI International
Downloads 87 (236,247)
Citation 13

Abstract:

72.

Missed Opportunities and Missing Markets: Spatio-temporal Arbitrage of Rice in Madagascar

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 May 2005
Christine Moser, Christopher B. Barrett and Bart Minten
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program
Downloads 86 (223,284)
Citation 4

Abstract:

73.

U.S. Monetization Policy: Recommendations for Improvement

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Erin Lentz
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
Downloads 85 (214,263)

Abstract:

74.

Food Systems and the Escape from Poverty and Ill-Health Traps in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 85 (232,877)

Abstract:

75.

Interest and Identity in Network Formation: Who do Smallholders Seek Out for Information in Rural Ghana?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Oct 2004
Christopher B. Barrett and Paulo Santos
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University
Downloads 84 (241,366)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Agricultural production, identity, markets, social networks

76.

The Response of Income Diversification to Macro and Micro Policy Shocks in Cote d'Ivoire and Kenya

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett, Mesfin Bezuneh and Abdillahi Aboud
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Clark Atlanta University - Economics and Egerton University
Downloads 79 (254,314)

Abstract:

77.

Spatial Integration at Multiple Scales: Rice Markets in Madagascar

Agricultural Economics, Vol. 40, No. 3
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 21 May 2011
Christine Moser, Christopher B. Barrett and Bart Minten
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program
Downloads 77 (250,500)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Market integration, Prices, Rice

78.

The United States' International Food Assistance Programs: Issues and Options for the 2007 Farm Bill

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 76 (258,160)

Abstract:

79.

Food Aid at a Crossroads: The Shared Challenge NGOs Face

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 73 (254,314)

Abstract:

80.

Food Aid's Intended and Unintended Consequences

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 73 (252,433)
Citation 1

Abstract:

81.

Labor, Liquidity, Learning, Conformity and Smallholder Technology Adoption: The Case of SRI in Madagascar

Cornell University Dept. of Applied Economics & Management Working Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Oct 2002
Christine M. Moser and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Department of Economics and Management and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 72 (244,980)
Citation 2

Abstract:

82.

Macroeconomic Shocks, Human Capital and Productive Efficiency: Evidence from West African Farmers

Cornell University Applied Economics and Management Working Paper No. 2003-18
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Jun 2001
Christopher B. Barrett, Shane M. Sherlund and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Federal Reserve Board of Governors and The Rockefeller Foundation
Downloads 70 (262,266)
Citation 3

Abstract:

83.

Educational Investments in a Spatially Varied Economy

Cornell University, Applied Economics Working Paper No. 2003-21
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Sep 2003
Andrew G. Mude, Christopher B. Barrett, John G. McPeak and Cheryl R. Doss
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and Yale University
Downloads 67 (279,347)

Abstract:

84.

Modeling the Impact of Natural Resource-Based Poverty Traps on Food Security in Kenya: The Crops, Livestock and Soils in Smallholder Economic Systems (CLASSES) Model

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 May 2011
Pitzer College, Adjunct Associate Professor, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Tasmania, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF), Cornell University, Cornell University and Cornell University - New York State Water Resources Institute
Downloads 66 (260,193)

Abstract:

Poverty traps, Kenya, food security, bio-economic modeling, system dynamics

85.

Understanding the Agricultural Input Landscape in Sub-Saharan Africa: Recent Plot, Household, and Community-Level Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7014
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Megan Sheahan and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 65 (139,576)

Abstract:

Hydrology, Inequality

86.

The Performance of Index Based Livestock Insurance: Ex Ante Assessment in the Presence of a Poverty Trap

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2014
Sommarat Chantarat, Andrew G. Mude, Christopher B. Barrett and Calum G. Turvey
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 65 (232,877)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Index insurance, asset risk, bifurcated wealth dynamics, nonlinear growth, poverty traps, safety net, risk preference elicitation, pastoralists, Kenya

87.

Spatial Integration at Multiple Scales: Rice Markets in Madagascar

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
Christine M. Moser, Christopher B. Barrett and Bart Minten
Cornell University - Department of Economics and Management, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program
Downloads 59 (295,736)
Citation 1

Abstract:

88.

Livestock Pricing and Markets Performance

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 57 (236,247)
Citation 2

Abstract:

89.

Employment Dynamics in the Rural Nonfarm Sector in Ethiopia: Do the Poor Have Time on Their Side?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Sosina Bezu
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Chr.Michelsen Institute
Downloads 56 (272,772)

Abstract:

rural nonfarm, income diversification, employment transition, Ethiopia, shocks

90.

Food Aid in Response to Acute Food Insecurity

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 56 (300,722)
Citation 2

Abstract:

91.

Risk and Asset Management in the Presence of Poverty Traps: Implications for Growth and Social Protection

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics
Downloads 56 (286,219)
Citation 3

Abstract:

92.

Bayesian Herders: Optimistic Updating of Rainfall Beliefs In Response To External Forecasts

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 May 2005
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett, John G. McPeak and Winnie Luseno
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and RTI International
Downloads 56 (303,305)
Citation 13

Abstract:

expectations, risk, uncertainty, weather, early warning systems

93.

Social Identity and Manipulative Interhousehold Transfers Among East African Pastoralists

Cornell University Dept. of Applied Economics & Management Working Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Oct 2002
Marieke Huysentruyt, Christopher B. Barrett and John G. McPeak
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
Downloads 56 (305,850)
Citation 3

Abstract:

94.

A Stochastic Dominance Approach to Program Evaluation with an Application to Child Nutritional Status in Kenya

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
Felix Naschold and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Wyoming and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 53 (303,305)

Abstract:

95.

Spatial Price Adjustment with and Without Trade

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Claremont Colleges - Pitzer College, Cornell International Institute for Food, Agriculture and Development, University of Goettingen (Gottingen) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 53 (311,293)

Abstract:

96.

Farmers’ Perceptions of Soil Fertility and Fertilizer Yield Response in Kenya

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 May 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Paswel Marenya, Christopher B. Barrett and Trudi Gulick
Cornell University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 51 (244,980)

Abstract:

97.

Perspectives on Development in Arid and Semi-Arid East Africa: Results of a Ranking Exercise

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
John G. McPeak, Cheryl R. Doss, Christopher B. Barrett and Patti Kristjanson
Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Yale University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 49 (319,628)

Abstract:

Are Agricultural Experiment Station Faculty Salaries Competitively or Monopsonistically Determined?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Nov 1998
Christopher B. Barrett and DeeVon Bailey
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 45 (343,453)

Abstract:

Are Agricultural Experiment Station Faculty Salaries Competitively or Monopsonistically Determined?

Agricultural and Resource Economics Review
Posted: 21 Jan 1999
Christopher B. Barrett and DeeVon Bailey
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics

Abstract:

99.

The Evolution of Horizontal Inequalities in Madagascar, 1999-2005

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
David C. Stifel, Felix Forster and Christopher B. Barrett
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Warwick - Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 41 (340,526)

Abstract:

100.

Food Aid as Part of a Coherent Strategy to Advance Food Security Objectives

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 40 (346,896)
Citation 1

Abstract:

101.

Risk Taking Behavior in the Presence of Nonconvex Asset Dynamics

Economic Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Travis J. Lybbert and Christopher B. Barrett
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 38 (353,453)
Citation 2

Abstract:

102.

Decomposing Producer Price Risk: A New Policy Analysis Tool With An Application to Northern Kenyan Livestock Markets

Cornell University Dept. of Applied Economics & Management Working Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Nov 2002
Christopher B. Barrett and Winnie Luseno
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and RTI International
Downloads 37 (353,453)
Citation 2

Abstract:

103.

Does Nonfarm Economy Offer Pathways for Upward Mobility? Evidence from a Panel Data Study in Ethiopia

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 May 2011
Sosina Bezu, Christopher B. Barrett and Stein T. Holden
Chr.Michelsen Institute, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Norwegian University of Life Sciences
Downloads 30 (378,358)

Abstract:

rural nonfarm, income dynamics, income diversification, Africa, Ethiopia, impact

104.

Index Based Livestock Insurance for Northern Kenya’s Arid and Semi-Arid Lands: The Marsabit Pilot

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Jun 2013
CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (277,132)

Abstract:

105.

Introduction to a Special Issue on Making Markets Work for the Rural Poor

Faith and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett and Thomas Reardon
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 29 (378,358)

Abstract:

106.

Estimating Risk Preferences in the Presence of Bifurcated Wealth Dynamics: Do We Misattribute Dynamic Risk Responses to Static Risk Aversion?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 May 2011
Travis J. Lybbert, David R. Just and Christopher B. Barrett
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 27 (382,254)

Abstract:

Risk, uncertainty, wealth dynamics, risk aversion, risk preference estimation, poverty

107.

Climate Forecasting for Pastoralists?

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Nov 2004
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 27 (394,678)

Abstract:

108.

Empirical Forecasting of Slow-Onset Disasters for Improved Emergency Response: An Application to Kenya's Arid North

Food Policy, Vol. 34, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University - Center for Natural Resource Information Technology (NRIT) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 26 (370,833)

Abstract:

Food security, Food aid, Early warning, Emergency response, Forecasting famine

109.

Modeling Feedback between Economic and Biophysical Systems in Smallholder Agriculture in Kenya: The Crops, Livestock and Soils in Smallholder Economic Systems (CLASSES) Model

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 May 2011
Claremont Colleges - Pitzer College, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University, World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF), Cornell University, Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Tasmania, Cornell University and Cornell University - New York State Water Resources Institute
Downloads 25 (399,097)

Abstract:

110.

Index Insurance and Cash Transfers: A Comparative Analysis from Northern Kenya

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jan 2015
Nathaniel Duane Jensen, Christopher B. Barrett and Andrew Mude
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
Downloads 24 (293,291)

Abstract:

social protection, safety nets, HSNP, IBLI, social welfare

111.

The Political Economy of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme Spending in Andhra Pradesh

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1371
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Oct 2014
Megan Sheahan, Yanyan Liu, Christopher B. Barrett and Sudha Narayanan
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR)
Downloads 24 (223,284)

Abstract:

India, South Asia, Asia, Public Policy, Governance, Poverty, Rural Areas, Rural Population, Social Safety Nets, Social Protection, Political Economy, Clientelism, Project Allocation, Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee

112.

Poverty Traps and Agricultural Research: Improving Policies, Institutions and Technologies to Support Sustainable Poverty Reduction

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 23 (403,633)

Abstract:

113.

Heterogeneous Pro-Poor Targeting in India's Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01218
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Yanyan Liu and Christopher B. Barrett
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 22 (363,745)

Abstract:

MGNREGS, employment guarantee scheme, public works, rationing, pro-poor targeting, targeting performance

114.

Understanding Declining Mobility and Interhousehold Transfers Among East African Pasoralists

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2008
Marieke Huysentruyt, Christopher B. Barrett and John G. McPeak
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
Downloads 21 (433,325)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Interhousehold transfers, migration, externalities, poverty traps

115.

Variable Returns to Fertilizer Use and Its Relationship to Poverty: Experimental and Simulation Evidence from Malawi

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1373
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Oct 2014
Aurélie Harou, Yanyan Liu, Christopher B. Barrett and Liangzhi You
Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 18 (418,032)

Abstract:

Malawi, southern Africa, Africa south sf Sahara, Africa, Fertilizers, Subsidies, Agricultural Development, Productivity, Farm Inputs

116.

Targeting Maps: An Asset-Based Approach to Geographic Targeting

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Corey Lang, Christopher B. Barrett and Felix Naschold
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 18 (433,325)
Citation 1

Abstract:

geographic targeting, assets, poverty maps, spatial variation, Uganda

117.

The Demand for Hired Labor in Rural Madagascar

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 May 2011
Jean Claude Randrianarisoa, Christopher B. Barrett and David C. Stifel
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 16 (459,025)

Abstract:

118.

Stripe Review of Social Sciences in the CGIAR

Number of pages: 146 Posted: 18 May 2011
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, McGill University - Department of Geography and Member of CRED (Centre de Recherche en Economie du Developpement) at the University of Namur, Belgium
Downloads 12 (459,025)

Abstract:

119.

Does Diversification Translate into Improved Livelihoods? Evidence from Pastoral Households in the Altay and Tianshan Mountains of Xinjiang, China

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Chuan Liao, Christopher B. Barrett and Karim-Aly S. Kassam
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Department of Natural Resources
Downloads 10 (378,358)

Abstract:

pastoral households, livelihood, diversification, cluster analysis, Xinjiang, China

120.

Understanding Declining Mobility and Interhousehold Transfers among East African Pastoralists

Economia, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Marieke Huysentruyt, Christopher B. Barrett and John G. McPeak
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
Downloads 10 (474,485)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Interhousehold transfers, migration, externalities, poverty traps

121.

The Negligible Welfare Effects of the International Food Aid Provisions in the 2014 Farm Bill

CHOICES: The magazine of food, farm, and resource issues, 3rd Quarter 2014 • 29(3),
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Erin Lentz and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 7 (390,381)

Abstract:

Farm Bill, Food Aid, Food Assistance

122.

A Normative Framework for Social Science Activities in the CGIAR

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 6 (494,571)

Abstract:

123.

The Role of Monetization in Proposed Food Aid Modalities

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 May 2011
C. Stuart Clark, Sophia M Murphy, Gawain Kripke and Christopher B. Barrett
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability (IRES), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 6 (499,311)

Abstract:

124.

Post-Green Revolution Food Systems and the Triple Burden of Malnutrition

Food Policy 42 (2013) 129–138,
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Independent, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent, Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University, United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Independent and Independent
Downloads 5 (403,633)

Abstract:

Agricultural productivity, Food and agricultural systems, Nutrition, Green Revolution, Biofortification, Food value chain, Food assistance programs

125.

Smallholder Participation in Contract Farming: Comparative Evidence from Five Countries

World Development Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 715–730, 2012,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics, Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and World Bank
Downloads 5 (325,445)

Abstract:

agricultural value chains, contract farming, Africa, Asia, Latin America

126.

The Impact of Changing Rainfall Variability on Resource-Dependent Wealth Dynamics

Ecological Economics 105 (2014) 48–54,
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Christopher B. Barrett and Paulo Santos
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University
Downloads 4 (459,025)

Abstract:

Climate change, Drought, Ethiopia, Livestock, Pastoralism, Poverty traps

127.

Introduction to: The Dynamics of Coupled Human and Natural Systems

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jul 2015
John G. McPeak, David R. Lee and Christopher B. Barrett
Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 2 (474,485)
Citation 1

Abstract:

128.

The Effects of Real Exchange Rate Depreciation on Stochastic Producer Prices in Low-Income Agriculture

Agricultural Economics 20 (1999) 215-230
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jul 2015
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Depreciation, Production under risk, GARCH estimation, Madagascar

129.

On Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Traps

PNAS, vol. 108, no. 34, August 23, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
Christopher B. Barrett, Alexander J Travis and Partha Dasgupta
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University - David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics
Downloads 2 (508,438)

Abstract:

development, ecosystem, natural resources, sustainability, wildlife

130.

Economic and Geographic Drivers of Wildlife Consumption in Rural Africa

PNAS, Vol. 108, No. 34
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Jul 2015
Independent, Independent, Independent, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Independent
Downloads 2 (503,970)

Abstract:

bushmeat harvest, panel analysis, poverty traps, wildlife conservation

131.

Poverty, Disease and the Ecology of Complex Systems

PLOS Biology, April 2014, Vol. 12, Issue 4
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Harvard Medical School, University of California, Berkeley, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Medical School, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Cergy-Pontoise and Harvard Medical School
Downloads 2 (494,571)

Abstract:

132.

The System of Rice Intensification and Its Impacts on Household Income and Child Schooling: Evidence from Rural Indonesia

Amer. J. Agr. Econ. 96(1): 269–289, January 2014,
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Kazushi Takahashi and Christopher B. Barrett
Independent and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
Downloads 2 (378,358)

Abstract:

Agricultural technology, impact evaluation, Indonesia, matching, rural development

133.

Market Prices and Food Aid Local and Regional Procurement and Distribution: A Multi-Country Analysis

World Development (2013)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Independent, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent, University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Cornell University
Downloads 2 (489,788)

Abstract:

food assistance, price analysis, local and regional procurement and distribution, spatial price transmission

134.

Risk‐Taking Behavior in the Presence of Nonconvex Asset Dynamics

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 49, Issue 4, pp. 982-988, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Travis J. Lybbert and Christopher B. Barrett
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Citation 2

Abstract:

135.

Do Short‐Term Observed Income Changes Overstate Structural Economic Mobility?

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 73, Issue 5, pp. 705-717, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Felix Naschold and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Wyoming and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Designing Index‐Based Livestock Insurance for Managing Asset Risk in Northern Kenya

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 80, Issue 1, pp. 205-237, 2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Sommarat Chantarat, Andrew G. Mude, Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Designing Index Based Livestock Insurance for Managing Asset Risk in Northern Kenya

Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2011
Posted: 20 May 2011
Sommarat Chantarat, Andrew G. Mude, Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics

Abstract:

Drought risk management, index insurance, Kenya, livestock insurance, livestock mortality, NDVI, pastoralists, remote sensing, vegetation index, weather derivatives

137.

Avoiding Disaster: Diversification and Risk Management Among East African Herders

Development and Change Vol. 32 (2001), 401-433
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Jul 2015
University of Kentucky - Department of Anthropology, International Rescue Committee, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Utah State University - College of Natural Resources and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Citation 14

Abstract:

138.

Bayesian Estimation of the Double Hurdle Model in the Presence of Fixed Costs

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Jul 2015
Garth J. Holloway, Christopher B. Barrett and Simeon K. Ehui
CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
Downloads 1 (394,678)

Abstract:

139.

Dynamic Field Experiments in Development Economics: Risk Valuation in Morocco, Kenya and Peru

Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 39/2 (April 2010) 176–192,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of California, Davis - Departments of Economics and Agricultural Resource Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique and Cornell University - Department of Economics
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Citation 3

Abstract:

poverty, risk and uncertainty, dynamics, experiments, Kenya, Morocco, Peru

140.

Estimating Risk Preferences in the Presence of Bifurcated Wealth Dynamics: Can We Identify Static Risk Aversion Amidst Dynamic Risk Responses?

European Review of Agricultural Economics, Vol 40 (2) (2013) pp. 361–377,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
Travis J. Lybbert, David R Just and Christopher B. Barrett
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Abstract:

risk, uncertainty, wealth dynamics, risk aversion, risk preference estimation, poverty

141.

U.S. Food Aid: It's Not Your Parents’ Program Any More!

Journal of Agribusiness 24,1(Spring 2006):1S16
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Citation 2

Abstract:

food security, humanitarian assistance, hunger, poverty, safety nets, surplus disposal, trade promotion

142.

Tradeoffs or Synergies? Assessing Local and Regional Food Aid Procurement Through Case Studies in Burkina Faso and Guatemala

World Development, 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Aurélie Harou, Joanna Upton, Christopher B. Barrett, Miguel I. Gómez and Erin Lentz
Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent and University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
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Abstract:

farmer based organizations, food aid, food assistance, response analysis, school feeding, local and regional procurement, smallholder farmers, Burkina Faso; Guatemala

143.

Got Milk? The Impact of Heifer International's Livestock Donation Programs in Rwanda on Nutritional Outcomes

Food Policy 44 (2014) 202–213,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Cornell University, Cornell University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Robert Gordon University and University of San Francisco - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Charitable donations, Child nutrition, Dairy cow, Food consumption, Meat goat

144.

Recipients' Satisfaction with Locally Procured Food Aid Rations: Comparative Evidence from a Three Country Matched Survey

World Development (2013)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Cornell University, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Independent, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent and University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
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Abstract:

food aid, consumer preferences, local and regional procurement, ordered probit

145.

On the Choice and Impacts of Innovative International Food Assistance Instruments

World Development, 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Erin Lentz, Christopher B. Barrett, Miguel Ignacio Gomez and Daniel G. Maxwell
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University - Food Industry Management Program and Independent
Downloads 1 (503,970)

Abstract:

disaster relief, emergency response, food insecurity, food assistance, response analysis

146.

Index Insurance for Pro-Poor Conservation of Hornbills in Thailand

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, Cornell University, Independent and Independent
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Abstract:

weather risk management, poverty, safety net, sustainable conservation

147.

Toward a Theory of Resilience for International Development Applications

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Christopher B. Barrett and Mark A Constas
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
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Citation 1

Abstract:

sustainability, vulnerability, poverty traps, risk

Spatial Price Adjustment with and Without Trade

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 74, Issue 3, pp. 453-469, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 May 2012
Pitzer College, Cornell International Institute for Food, Agriculture and Development, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Abstract:

Spatial Price Adjustment with and Without Trade

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Posted: 20 May 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Emma C. Stephens, Ed Mabaya, Stephan Cramon-Taubadel and Christopher B. Barrett
Pitzer College, Cornell International Institute for Food, Agriculture and Development, University of Goettingen (Gottingen) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Spatial price transmission, cointegration, Zimbabwe, reduced rank regression, tomatoes

149.

Understanding Declining Mobility and Inter-Household Transfers among East African Pastoralists

Economica, Vol. 76, No. 302, pp. 315-336, April 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Marieke Huysentruyt, Christopher B. Barrett and John G. McPeak
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

150.

The ‘Discouraged Worker Effect’ in Public Works Programs: Evidence from the MGNREGA in India

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 1633
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 10 May 2017
Sudha Narayanan, Upasak Das, Yanyan Liu and Christopher B. Barrett
Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Centre for Development Studies, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Abstract:

India; South Asia; Asia; Wages; Labor; Social Protection; Social Safety Net; Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme; Administrative Rationing; Discouraged Worker Effect; Employment Guarantee

151.

On the Structural Transformation of Rural Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7938
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, World Bank, Precision Agriculture for Developmen and Göteborg University
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Abstract:

152.

Agricultural Factor Markets in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Updated View with Formal Tests for Market Failure

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7117
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Brian Dillon and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Washington and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Abstract:

Agricultural Economics

153.

The 'Discouraged Worker Effect' in Public Works Programs: Evidence from the MGNREGA in India

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Dec 2016
Sudha Narayanan, Upasak Das, Yanyan Liu and Christopher B. Barrett
Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Centre for Development Studies, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Abstract:

administrative rationing, discouraged worker effect, employment guarantee, India, labor supply, MGNREGA, workfare programs

154.

Well-Being Dynamics and Poverty Traps

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 303-327, 2016
Posted: 11 Oct 2016
Christopher B. Barrett, Teevrat Garg and Linden McBride
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent and A member of the CGIAR Consortium - International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Abstract:

155.

Poverty Traps and the Social Protection Paradox

NBER Working Paper No. w22714
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Munenobu Ikegami, Michael Carter, Christopher B. Barrett and Sarah Janzen
CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), University of California, Davis, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Montana State University - Bozeman
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Citation 9

Abstract:

156.

Preferential Resource Spending Under an Employment Guarantee: The Political Economy of Mgnregs in Andhra Pradesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7818
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 07 Oct 2016
Megan Sheahan, Yanyan Liu, Christopher B. Barrett and Sudha Narayanan
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR)
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Abstract:

Governance Diagnostic Capacity Building

157.

Heterogeneous Wealth Dynamics: On the Roles of Risk and Ability

NBER Working Paper No. w22626
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Sep 2016
Paulo Santos and Christopher B. Barrett
Monash University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Citation 18

Abstract:

158.

Structural Transformation and Intertemporal Evolution of Real Wages, Machine Use, and Farm Size–Productivity Relationships in Vietnam

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1525
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 May 2017
Yanyan Liu, William J. Violette and Christopher B. Barrett
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Brown University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Abstract:

VIET NAM; VIETNAM; SOUTH EAST ASIA; ASIA; Productivity; Structural Change; Farm Size; Food Production; Households; Mechanization

159.

The Economics of Poverty Traps and Persistent Poverty: Policy and Empirical Implications

The Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 49, No. 7, 976–990, 2013,
Posted: 21 Jul 2015
Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics

Abstract:

160.

The Economics and Nutritional Impacts of Food Assistance Policies and Programs

Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Erin Lentz and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

International food assistance, Food aid, Food insecurity

161.

The Timeliness and Cost-Effectiveness of the Local and Regional Procurement of Food Aid

Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Erin Lentz, Simone Passarelli and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Emergency response, Food assistance, Foreign aid, Humanitarian aid

162.

Socioenvironmental Threats to Pastoral Livelihoods: Risk Perceptions in the Altay and Tianshan Mountains of Xinjiang, China

Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Independent, Independent, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Department of Natural Resources

Abstract:

Livelihoods, pastoralists, policy, risk perception, Xinjiang

163.

Food Insecurity and Food Aid in Africa

The Oxford Companion to the Economics of Africa
Posted: 11 Jun 2013
Christopher B. Barrett and Erin Lentz
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs

Abstract:

164.

Measuring Social Networks’ Effects on Agricultural Technology Adoption

American Journal of Agricultural Economics Papers and Proceedings, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2015
Annemie Maertens and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Sussex and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

165.

On Social Networks and Economic Development

Faith and Economics, 2003
Posted: 26 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

166.

Agroindustrialization in Emerging Markets: Overview and Strategic Context

International Food and Agribusiness Management Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 May 2011
Michael Cook, Thomas Reardon, Christopher B. Barrett and Joyce Cacho
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Rabobank International, New York - Food and Agribusiness Research

Abstract:

167.

Self-Targeting Accuracy in the Presence of Imperfect Factor Markets: Evidence from Food-for-Work in Ethiopia

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Daniel C. Clay
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Michigan State University - Institute of International Agriculture

Abstract:

168.

The Disappointing Adoption Dynamics of a Yield-Increasing, Low External Input Technology: The Case of Sri in Madagascar

Agricultural Systems, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 May 2011
Christine M. Moser and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Department of Economics and Management and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

sustainable agriculture, low external input agriculture, technology adoption

169.

Introduction: Farming the Garden of Eden

Environment and Development Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Edward B. Barbier and Thomas Reardon
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

170.

Prospects for Integrated Soil Fertility Management Using Organic and Inorganic Inputs: Evidence from Smallholder African Agricultural Systems

Food Policy, Vol. 28, No. 4, 2003
Posted: 26 May 2011
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, CGIAR - International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-arid Tropics (ICRISAT), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

nutrient management, integrated soil fertility management, inputs, Africa

171.

Nonconcave, Nonmonotonic Network Externalities

Taipei Economic Inquiry, 2002
Posted: 26 May 2011
YiNung Yang and Christopher B. Barrett
Chung Yuan Christian University - Department of International Trade and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

critical mass, history-dependence, imperfect information, multiple

172.

The Ministry of Referees and Discussants

Faith and Economics, 2002
Posted: 26 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and David B. Mustard
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business - Department of Economics

Abstract:

173.

PL480 Food Aid: We Can Do Better

Choices, 2004
Posted: 25 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Daniel G. Maxwell
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Independent

Abstract:

174.

Estimating the Effects of Exchange Rate Volatility on Export Volumes

Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2007
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Kai Li Wang
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Tunghai University

Abstract:

agricultural trade, exchange rate, expectations, GARCH

175.

Policy, Technology and Management Strategies for Achieving Sustainable Agricultural Intensification

Agricultural Economics, Vol. 34, No. 2, 2006
Posted: 24 May 2011
David R. Lee, Christopher B. Barrett and John G. McPeak
Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Syracuse University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Agricultural Intensification, Agricultural Sustainability, Rural Livelihoods, Environmental Degradation, Technology Adoption

176.

Social Groups and Economic Inequality

Journal of Economic Inequality, 2005
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Joan Maria Esteban
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Autonomous University of Barcelona

Abstract:

177.

Bayesian Herders: Updating of Rainfall Beliefs in Response to External Climate Forecasts

World Development, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2007
Posted: 24 May 2011
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett, John G. McPeak and Winnie Luseno
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and RTI International

Abstract:

information, risk, early warning systems, Africa, Kenya, Ethiopia

178.

Context-Dependent Biodiversity Conservation Management Regimes: Theory and Simulations

Land Economics, 2004
Posted: 24 May 2011
Heidi Gjertsen and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

179.

U.S. Food Aid: It’s Not Your Parents’ Program Any More!

Journal of Agribusiness, 2006
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

food security, humanitarian assistance, hunger, poverty, safety nets, surplus disposal, trade promotion

180.

Understanding and Reducing Persistent Poverty in Africa

Journal of Development Studies, 2006
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Michael R. Carter and Peter Little
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

181.

The Social Dimensions of Microeconomic Behavior in Low-Income Communities: Introduction to a Symposium

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 83, No. 2, 2007
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Andrew D. Foster
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Brown University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Groups, Identity, Networks, Poverty

182.

Institutional Arrangements for Rural Poverty Reduction and Resource Conservation

World Development, Vol. 33, No. 2, 2005
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, David R. Lee and John G. McPeak
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University and Syracuse University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

sustainability, environment, community-based natural resources management, multiscalar approaches

183.

Livelihood Strategies in the Rural Kenyan Highlands

African Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 2006
Posted: 24 May 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Claremont Colleges - Pitzer College, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

184.

The Value of Climate Forecast Information for Pastoralists: Evidence from Southern Ethiopia and Northern Kenya

World Development, Vol. 31, No. 9, 2003
Posted: 24 May 2011
RTI International, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and University of Kentucky - Department of Anthropology

Abstract:

early warning systems, livestock, risk, uncertainty, weather

185.

Household-Level Determinants of Adoption of Improved Natural Resources Management Practices Among Smallholder Farmers in Western Kenya

Food Policy, Vol. 32, No. 4, 2007
Posted: 24 May 2011
Paswel Marenya and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Adoption, Disadoption, Integrated Natural Resources Management, Smallholder Agriculture

186.

They Profit While the Hungry Die

Los Angeles Times – Op Ed Essay, 2005,
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Daniel G. Maxwell
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Independent

Abstract:

187.

Household Income Diversification into Rural Nonfarm Activities

TRANSFORMING THE RURAL NONFARM ECONOMY, 2006
Posted: 24 May 2011
Thomas Reardon, Julio Berdegué, Christopher B. Barrett and Kostas Stamoulis
affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Network for Research on Farming Systems (RIMISP), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Abstract:

188.

The Rapid Rise of Supermarkets in Africa, Asia, and Latin America

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2003
Posted: 24 May 2011
Thomas Reardon, C. Peter Timmer, Christopher B. Barrett and Julio A. Berdegue
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Harvard University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

189.

Food Insecurity

International Studies Compendium Project, 2009
Posted: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Erin Lentz
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs

Abstract:

Food Aid Allocation Policies: Coordination and Responsiveness to Recipient Country Needs

Agricultural Economics Vol. 41, No. 3-4, 2010
Posted: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Christian Kuhlgatz and Awudu Abdulai
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)

Abstract:

Food aid, Donor cooperation, Censored LAD regression, Multivariate Tobit, Developing countries

Food Aid Allocation Policies: Coordination and Responsiveness to Recipient Country Needs

Agricultural Economics Vol. 41, Nos. 3-4, 2010
Posted: 17 Jan 2013
Christian H. Kuhlgatz, Awudu Abdulai and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Kiel - Department of Food Economics and Consumption Studies, Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Food aid, Donor cooperation, Censored LAD regression, Multivariate Tobit, Developing countries

191.

Covariate Catastrophic Risk Management in the Developing World: Discussion

American Journal of Agriculture Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

192.

Measuring Food Insecurity

Science, 2010
Posted: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

193.

Risk Responses to Dynamic Asset Thresholds

Review of Agricultural Economics
Posted: 23 May 2011
Travis J. Lybbert and Christopher B. Barrett
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

194.

Community-Based Risk Management Arrangements: A Review

World Development, Vol. 38, No. 7, 2010
Posted: 23 May 2011
Ruchira Bhattamishra and Christopher B. Barrett
World Bank and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

community institutions, risk management, developing countries

195.

A Century-Long Perspective on Agricultural Development

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2009
Posted: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Michael R. Carter and Peter Timmer
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and Center for Global Development

Abstract:

Household Models, Institutional Change, Linkages, Structural Transformation, Technical Change

196.

Risk Management and Social Visibility in Ghana

African Development Review, 2009
Posted: 23 May 2011
Jacqueline Vanderpuye-Orgle and Christopher B. Barrett
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

197.

Market Participation by Rural Households in a Low-Income Country: An Asset-Based Approach Applied to Mozambique

Faith and Economics, 2007
Posted: 23 May 2011
Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics

Abstract:

198.

Differential Nutritional Responses Across Various Income Sources Among East African Pastoralists: Intrahousehold Effects, Missing Markets and Mental Accounting

Journal of African Economies, 2010
Posted: 23 May 2011
Kira M. Villa, Christopher B. Barrett and David R. Just
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

Abstract:

199.

Do Community Members Share Development Priorities? Results of a Ranking Exercise in East African Rangelands

Journal of Development Studies, 2009
Posted: 23 May 2011
John G. McPeak, Cheryl R. Doss, Christopher B. Barrett and Patti Kristjanson
Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Yale University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

200.

Agricultural Technology, Productivity and Poverty in Madagascar

World Development, Vol. 36, No. 5, 2008
Posted: 23 May 2011
Bart Minten and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

poverty, agriculture, technology adoption, spatial analysis, sub-Saharan Africa, Madagascar

201.

Persistent Poverty and Informal Credit

Journal of Development Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Paulo Santos
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University

Abstract:

202.

The Power and Pitfalls of Experiments in Development Economics: Some Non-Random Reflections

Applied Economic Perspectives and Policies, 2010
Posted: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Michael Carter
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

Ethics, evaluation, identification, randomized controlled trials

203.

Food Aid and Agricultural Cargo Preference

Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, Forthcoming
Posted: 23 May 2011
Elizabeth R. Bageant, Christopher B. Barrett and Erin Lentz
Cornell University, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs

Abstract:

Food Aid, International Food Assistance, Maritime Support, PL480, Shipping

204.

The Evolution of Groupwise Poverty in Madagascar, 1999-2005

Journal of African Economies, 2010
Posted: 23 May 2011
David C. Stifel, Felix Forster and Christopher B. Barrett
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Warwick - Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

205.

Smallholder Market Participation: Concepts and Evidence from Eastern and Southern Africa

Food Policy, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2008
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Food security, Market participation, Poverty traps, Price policy, Trade policy, Transactions costs

206.

Fairness, Stewardship and Sustainable Development

Ecological Economics, Vol. 19, No. 1, 1996
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Renewable resources; Poverty alleviation; Fairness; Sustainable development

207.

Conceptualizing Hunger in Contemporary African Policymaking: From Technical to Community-Based Approaches

Agriculture and Human Values, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 38-46, Fall 1994
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

208.

Are ICDPs Sustainable? On the Conservation of Large Mammals in Sub-Saharan Africa

World Development, Vol. 23, No. 7, 1995
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

209.

Improving Food Aid’s Impact: What Reforms Would Yield the Highest Payoff?

World Development, Vol. 36, No. 7, 2008
Posted: 22 May 2011
Erin Lentz and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

cargo preference, local and regional purchases, monetization, targeting, tying

210.

Madagascar: An Empirical Test of the Market Relaxation - State Compression Hypothesis

Development Policy Review, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 391-406, December 1995
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

211.

Conserving Tropical Biodiversity Amid Weak Institutions

BioScience, 2001
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Katrina Brandon, Clark Gibson and Heidi Gjertsen
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Maryland, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science and Cornell University

Abstract:

212.

Farmers’ Welfare and Changing Food Prices: Nonparametric Evidence from Rice in Madagascar

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 78, No. 3, pp. 656-669, August 1996, The WTO and Poverty and Inequality, 1996
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Paul Dorosh
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and International Food Policy Research Institute

Abstract:

213.

Urban Bias in Price Risk: The Geography of Food Price Distributions in Low-Income Economies

Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 830-849, August 1996
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

214.

Understanding Uneven Agricultural Liberalisation in Madagascar

Journal of Modern African Studies, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 449-476, September 1994
Posted: 22 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

215.

How Credible are Estimates of Peasant Allocative Scale, or Scope Efficiency? A Commentary

Journal of International Development, 1997
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

216.

Policy Reforms and Sustainable Agricultural Intensification in Africa

Development Policy Review, 1999
Posted: 21 May 2011
Thomas Reardon, Christopher B. Barrett, Valerie Kelly and Kimseyinga Savadogo
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

217.

Striking a Balance in the Process of Globalisation

World Economic Affairs, 2002
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

218.

Food Marketing Liberalization and Trader Entry: Evidence from Madagascar

World Development, Vol. 25, No. 5, 1997
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Africa, competition, entry, liberalization, Madagascar, traders

219.

A Pluralistic Stewardship Approach to Sustainable Development

Christian Scholar’s Review, 2000,
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

220.

Immiserized Growth in Liberalized Agriculture

World Development, Vol. 26, No. 5, 1998
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Africa, immiserizing growth, Madagascar, peasants, structural adjustment, welfare analysis

221.

Regulatory Barriers in an Integrating World Food Market

Review of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 91-107, Spring-Summer 1997
Posted: 21 May 2011
Dawn Thilmany and Christopher B. Barrett
Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

222.

Risk, Knowledge and Health in Africa: Introduction to the Symposium

African Development Review, 2009
Posted: 21 May 2011
Independent, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, Cornell University and Ithaca College - Department of Economics

Abstract:

223.

On Price Risk and the Inverse Farm Size-Productivity Relationship

Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 51, No. 2, 1996
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Agricultural household models, Inverse relationship, Price risk, Madagascar

224.

Is Bioprospecting a Viable Strategy for Conserving Tropical Ecosystems?

Ecological Economics, Vol. 34, No. 3, 2000
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Travis J. Lybbert
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

Abstract:

iodiversity conservation, Property rights, Rural development

225.

Whose Fast and Whose Feast? Intrahousehold Asymmetries in Dietary Diversity Response Among East African Pastoralists

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2011
Posted: 21 May 2011
Kira M. Villa, Christopher B. Barrett and David R. Just
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

Abstract:

226.

The Firm-Level Effects of European Monetary Unification

Managerial Finance, 1999
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Wichai Turongpun
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Arab Banking Corporation, Bahrain

Abstract:

Competitive strategy, Costs, EMU, Microeconomics, Organizational performance

227.

The One Body of Christian Environmentalism

Zygon: The Journal of Religion & Science, 1998
Posted: 21 May 2011
Raymond E. Grizzle and Christopher B. Barrett
University of New Hampshire - Jackson Estuarine Laboratory and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

228.

Debt Forgiveness and Poverty Reduction: Some Thoughts from a Skeptical Supporter

Faith and Economics, 2000
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

229.

The Value of Imperfect Enso Forecast Information: Discussion

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1998
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

230.

Heteroskedastic Price Forecasting for Food Security Management in Developing Countries

Oxford Development Studies, Vol. 25, No. 2, 1997
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

231.

Modeling Ecological Constraints on Tropical Forest Management: Comment

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Vol. 32, No. 2, 1997
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

232.

The Economics of God’s Creation

Bulletin of the Association of Christian Economists, 1998
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and John C. Bergstrom
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics

Abstract:

233.

Participatory Risk Mapping for Targeting Research and Assistance: An Example Using East African Pastoralists

World Development, Vol. 28, No. 11, 2000
Posted: 21 May 2011
Kevin Smith, Christopher B. Barrett and Paul W. Box
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Utah State University

Abstract:

livestock, participatory methods, rapid appraisal, uncertainty, vulnerability

234.

On Pluralistic Ethics and the Economics of Compassion

Bulletin of the Association of Christian Economists, 1999
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

235.

Idea Gaps, Object Gaps, and Trust Gaps in Economic Development

Journal of Developing Areas, 1997
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

236.

Liberalization and Food Price Distributions: Arch-M Evidence from Madagascar

Food Policy, Vol. 22, No. 2, 1997
Posted: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

price risk, structural adjustment, food marketing

237.

Evangelicals and Environmentalism: Past, Present, and Future

Trinity Journal, 1998
Posted: 21 May 2011
Raymond E. Grizzle, Mark Rothrock and Christopher B. Barrett
University of New Hampshire - Jackson Estuarine Laboratory, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

238.

Soil Quality and Fertilizer Use Rates Among Smallholder Farmers in Western Kenya

Agricultural Economics, Vol. 40, No. 5, 2009
Posted: 20 May 2011
Paswel Marenya and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Fertilizer demand, Fertilizer policy, Soil carbon, Soil organic matter, Switching regression

239.

Agrifood Industry Transformation and Small Farmers in Developing Countries

World Development, Vol. 37, No. 11, 2009
Posted: 20 May 2011
Thomas Reardon, Christopher B. Barrett, Julio Berdegué and Johan F. M. Swinnen
Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, International Network for Research on Farming Systems (RIMISP) and KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS)

Abstract:

agrifood industry, small farmer, transformation, modernization, supermarkets, processors, contracts, institutions, vertical coordination, foreign direct investment, consolidation

240.

Market Information and Food Insecurity Response Analysis

Food Security, 2009
Posted: 20 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Robert Bell, Erin Lentz and Daniel G. Maxwell
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and Independent

Abstract:

Acute food insecurity, Chronic food insecurity, Emergency response, Food aid, Food security, Local and regional purchase, Markets analysis

241.

Identity, Interest and Information Search in a Dynamic Rural Economy

World Development, Vol. 38, No. 12, 2010
Posted: 01 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2011
Paulo Santos and Christopher B. Barrett
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Africa; Ghana; identity; social networks

242.

Displaced Distortions: Financial Market Failures and Seemingly Inefficient Resource Allocation in Low-Income Rural Communities

DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS BETWEEN MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS: INCENTIVES FOR GROWTH, FOOD SECURITY AND SUSTAINABLE USE OF THE ENVIRONMENT, Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, 2007
Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 26 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

243.

Do Free Goods Stick to Poor Households? Experimental Evidence on Insecticide Treated Bednets

World Development, Vol. 37, No. 3, 2009
Posted: 26 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 21 May 2011
Vivian Hoffmann, Christopher B. Barrett and David R. Just
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

Abstract:

malaria, bednets, willingness to pay (WTP), endowment effect, liquidity constraints, field experiment

244.

Do Short-Term Observed Income Changes Overstate Structural Economic Mobility?

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2011
Felix Naschold and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Economic Mobility, Panel Data, Simulation, Transitory Poverty

245.

Incomplete Credit Markets and Commodity Marketing Behavior

Journal of Agriculture Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 25 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2011
Emma C. Stephens and Christopher B. Barrett
Claremont Colleges - Pitzer College and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Commodity markets, inter-temporal arbitrage, Kenya; liquidity, maize, seasonality, storage

246.

Social Learning, Social Influence and Projection Bias: A Caution on Inferences Based on Proxy-Reporting of Peer Behavior

Economics Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 58, No. 3, 2010
Posted: 25 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Heidi Hogset and Christopher B. Barrett
Høgskolen i Molde and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

247.

Macroeconomic Shocks, Human Capital and Productive Efficiency: Evidence from West African Rice Farmers

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 15, Issue 3, pp. 343-372, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Christopher B. Barrett, Shane M. Sherlund and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Federal Reserve Board of Governors and The Rockefeller Foundation

Abstract:

248.

Using Weather Index Insurance to Improve Drought Response for Famine Prevention

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, Issue 5, pp. 1262-1268, December 2007
Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Sommarat Chantarat, Christopher B. Barrett, Andrew G. Mude and Calum G. Turvey
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management

Abstract:

249.

Productivity in Malagasy Rice Systems: Wealth-Differentiated Constraints and Priorities

Agricultural Economics Vol. 37, No. s1
Posted: 12 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 May 2011
Bart Minten, Jean Claude Randrianarisoa and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

rice productivity, poverty, technology adoption, Madagascar

250.

Interpersonal, Intertemporal and Spatial Variation in Risk Perceptions: Evidence from East Africa

World Development, Forthcoming, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 21 May 2011
Cheryl R. Doss, John G. McPeak and Christopher B. Barrett
Yale University, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Risk ranking, risk perceptions, intrahousehold, Africa, Kenya, Ethiopia

251.

Does Food Aid Really Discourage Food Production?

Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 54, No. 2
Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Sandeep Mohapatra, Christopher B. Barrett, Donald L. Snyder and Basudeb Biswas
University of Alberta - Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry & Home Economics - Department of Rural Economy, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Utah State University and Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics

Abstract:

252.

An Ordered Tobit Model of Market Participation: Evidence from Kenya and Ethiopia

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 88, No. 2, pp. 324-337, May 2006
Posted: 08 May 2006
Marc F. Bellemare and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Applied Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

253.

Welfare Dynamics in Rural Kenya and Madagascar

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming, UNDERSTANDING AND REDUCING PERSISTENT POVERTY IN AFRICA, Christopher B. Barrett, Michael R. Carter and Peter D. Little, eds., Routledge, 2008
Posted: 06 May 2005 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program, Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI), Independent, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, Center for National Agricultural Research (FOFIFA) and World Argoforestry Centre (ICRAF)

Abstract:

254.

The Economics of Poverty Traps and Persistent Poverty: An Asset-Based Approach

Journal of Development Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 May 2005 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Michael R. Carter and Christopher B. Barrett
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

255.

Fractal Poverty Traps

World Development, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 May 2005 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2014
Christopher B. Barrett and Brent Swallow
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and International Centre for Research in Agroforestry (ICRAF)

Abstract:

Poverty traps, thresholds, Africa, chronic poverty, economic growth, millenium development goals

256.

Does Food Aid Really Have Disincentive Effects? New Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

World Development, Vol. 30, No. 10, 2005
Posted: 08 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2012
Awudu Abdulai, Christopher B. Barrett and John Hoddinott
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students

Abstract:

257.

The Complex Dynamics of Smallholder Technology Adoption: The Case of Sri in Madagascar

Agricultural Economics Vol. 35, No. 3
Posted: 30 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2015
Christine M. Moser and Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Department of Economics and Management and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Technology adoption, learning, the System of Rice Intensification, conformity effects

Better Technology, Better Plots or Better Farmers? Identifying Changes in Productivity and Risk Among Malagasy Rice Farmers

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2015
Christopher B. Barrett, Christine M. Moser, Joeli Barison and Oloro V. McHugh
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University - Department of Economics and Management, Cornell University - Department of Soil, Crop and Atmospheric Sciences and Cornell University - Department of Biological & Environmental Engineering

Abstract:

Better Technology, Better Plots, or Better Farmers? Identifying Changes in Productivity and Risk among Malagasy Rice Farmers

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 86, No. 4, pp. 869-888, November 2004
Posted: 30 Sep 2004
Christopher B. Barrett, Christine M. Moser, Oloro V. McHugh and Joeli Barison
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University - Department of Economics and Management, Cornell University - Department of Biological & Environmental Engineering and Cornell University - Department of Soil, Crop and Atmospheric Sciences

Abstract:

259.

Agriculture and Rural Development: Lessons for Christian Groups Combating Persistent Poverty

CFAI Journal of Agricultural Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 01 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2013
Christopher B. Barrett and Douglas R. Brown
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

260.

Food-for-Work for Poverty Reduction and the Promotion of Sustainable Land Use: Can it Work?

Environment and Development Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 23 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Stein T. Holden, Christopher B. Barrett and Fitsum Gebre Hagos
Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Agricultural University of Norway - Department of Economics & Social Sciences

Abstract:

261.

Can Food-For-Work Programs Reduce Vulnerability?

Insurance Against Poverty, Stefan Dercon, ed., Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Apr 2003
Christopher B. Barrett, Stein T. Holden and Daniel C. Clay
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Norwegian University of Life Sciences and Michigan State University - Institute of International Agriculture

Abstract:

Famine, food aid, poverty, public employment programs, transfers

262.

An Assessment of Empirical Model Performance When Financial Market Transactions are Observed at Different Data Frequencies: An Application to East Asian Exchange Rates

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 Nov 2002
Christopher B. Barrett, Christopher Fawson and Kai Li Wang
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics and Tunghai University

Abstract:

263.

Market-based Conservation and Local Benefits: The Case of Argan Oil in Morocco

Ecological Economics, Vol. 41, No. 1, April 2002
Posted: 28 Oct 2002
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett and Hamid Narjisse
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and IAV Hassan II

Abstract:

Resource commercialization, Conservation, Economic development, Bioprospecting

264.

Livestock Pricing in the Northern Kenyan Rangelands

Journal of African Economies
Posted: 22 Oct 2002 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, GTZ Marsabit Development Program, Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics, University of Kentucky - Department of Anthropology and Utah State University - College of Natural Resources

Abstract:

265.

Does Resource Commercialization Induce Local Conservation? A Cautionary Tale from Southwestern Morocco

Society and Natural Resources, Forthcoming
Posted: 09 Oct 2002 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2013
Travis J. Lybbert, Christopher B. Barrett and Hamid Narjisse
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and IAV Hassan II

Abstract:

266.

Food Aid and Commercial International Food Trade

Cornell University Dept. of Applied Econ. & Management Working Paper
Posted: 07 Oct 2002
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

267.

How Effectively Does Multilateral Food Aid Respond to Fluctuating Needs?

Food Policy, Vol. 27, No. 5-6, 2002
Posted: 20 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2015
Christopher B. Barrett and Kevin C. Heisey
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management

Abstract:

268.

Distinguishing between Equilibrium and Integration in Spatial Price Analysis

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 84, pp. 292-307, 2002
Posted: 01 Jun 2002
Christopher B. Barrett and Jau-Rong Li
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and I-Shou University

Abstract:

269.

Income Diversification, Poverty Traps and Policy Shocks in Cote d'Ivoire and Kenya

Food Policy, Forthcoming
Posted: 15 Sep 2001
Christopher B. Barrett, Mesfin Bezuneh and Abdillahi Aboud
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Clark Atlanta University - Economics and Egerton University

Abstract:

270.

Agroindustrialization, Globalization, and International Development. An Overview of Issues, Patterns, and Determinants

Agricultural Economics, Vol. 23, No. 3, September 2000
Posted: 10 Sep 2001
Thomas Reardon and Christopher B. Barrett
Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

Agroindustry, Agribusiness, Developing countries, Institutions, Technology, Markets, Trade

271.

Decomposing Producer Price Risk: An Analysis of Livestock Markets in Northern Kenya

Food Policy, Vol. 29, No. 4, 2004
Posted: 19 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 21 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett and Winnie Luseno
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and RTI International

Abstract:

Nonfarm Income Diversification and Household Livelihood Strategies in Rural Africa: Concepts, Dynamics and Policy Implications

Food Policy, Vol. 26, No. 4, 2001
Posted: 26 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Thomas Reardon and Patrick Webb
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Tufts University

Abstract:

employment, off-farm earnings, rural development

Nonfarm Income Diversification and Household Livelihood Strategies in Rural Africa: Concepts, Dynamics, and Policy Implications

Forthcoming in Food Policy
Posted: 16 Jul 2001
Christopher B. Barrett, Thomas Reardon and Patrick Webb
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Tufts University

Abstract:

273.

Agroindustrialization, Globalization, and International Development: The Environmental Implications

Environment & Development Economics, Vol. 8, No. 7, Oct. 2001
Posted: 11 Jun 2001
Christopher B. Barrett, Edward B. Barbier and Thomas Reardon
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wyoming - College of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics

Abstract:

274.

A Flexible Parametric GARCH Model With an Application to Exchange Rates

Journal of Applied Econometrics
Posted: 06 Mar 2001
Kai Li Wang, Christopher Fawson, Christopher B. Barrett and James McDonald
Tunghai University, Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Brigham Young University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

275.

Food Security and Food Assistance Programs

Forthcoming in HANDBOOK OF AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS, Vol. 2
Posted: 27 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

276.

Crossbred Cow Adoption and Milk Market Participation in Multivariate Count Data Framework

Proceedings of the 2000 meeting of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis
Posted: 26 Feb 2001
Garth J. Holloway, Christopher B. Barrett and Simeon K. Ehui
CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)

Abstract:

277.

The Ambiguous Effects of Policy Reforms on sustainable Agricultural Intensificaton in Africa: Renewed Threats to Fragile Margins?

AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGIES AND TROPICAL DEFORESTATION, Arild Angelsen and David Kaimowitz, eds., CAB International
Posted: 25 Feb 2001
Thomas Reardon and Christopher B. Barrett
Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Abstract:

278.

Can't Get Ahead for Falling Behind: New Directions for Development Policy to Escape Poverty and Relief Traps

Choices, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics

Abstract:

279.

Heterogeneous Constraints, Incentives and Income Diversification Strategies in Rural Africa

Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, Forthcoming
Posted: 16 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Mesfin Bezuneh, Daniel C. Clay and Thomas Reardon
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Clark Atlanta University - Economics, Michigan State University - Institute of International Agriculture and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics

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280.

Differential Risk Exposure and Stochastic Poverty Traps Among East African Pastoralists

American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Posted: 01 Feb 2001
Christopher B. Barrett and John G. McPeak
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Syracuse University - Department of Economics

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281.

Rational Incompatibility with International Product Standards

Journal of International Economics, Vol. 54, No. 1, Pp. 171-191, June 2001
Posted: 28 Jan 2001
Christopher B. Barrett and Yi Nung Yang
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Chung Yuan Christian University - Department of International Trade

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282.

Measuring Integration and Efficiency in International Agricultural Markets

Review of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 23, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2001
Posted: 28 Jan 2001
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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283.

Factor and Product Market Tradability and Equilibrium in Pacific Rim Pork Industries

Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Oct 1999 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Jau-Rong Li and DeeVon Bailey
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, I-Shou University and Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics

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284.

The Dynamic Effects of U.S. Food Aid

Economic Inquiry, 1999
Posted: 15 Feb 1999
Christopher B. Barrett, Sandeep Mohapatra and Donald L. Snyder
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Alberta - Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry & Home Economics - Department of Rural Economy and Utah State University - College of Business - Department of Economics

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285.

Stochastic Food Prices and Slash-and-Burn Agriculture

Environment and Development Economics, Vol. 4, pp. 61-176, 1999
Posted: 26 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

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286.

Smallholder Technical Efficiency With Stochastic Exogenous Production Conditions

Cornell University, Department of Agricultural, Resource and Managerial Economics Working Paper No. 98-15
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jan 1999
Shane M. Sherlund, Christopher B. Barrett and Akinwumi A. Adesina
Federal Reserve Board of Governors, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and The Rockefeller Foundation
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Revisiting the Links between Governance and Biodiversity Loss: A Reply to Smith Et Al.

Conservation Biology, 2007
Posted: 24 May 2011
Christopher B. Barrett, Clark Gibson, Barak Hoffman and Mathew D. McCubbins
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science, World Bank and Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University

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