Samuel Benin

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

1201 Eye St, NW,

Washington, DC 20005

United States

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Scholarly Papers (19)

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Revisiting Agricultural Input and Farm Support Subsidies in Africa: The Case of Ghana's Mechanization, Fertilizer, Block Farms, and Marketing Programs

Number of pages: 136 Posted: 28 Mar 2014
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Department of Agricultural Engineering of the Ho Polytechnic, A member of the CGIAR Consortium - International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) and Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA)
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Ghana, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, farm inputs, buffer stocks, subsidies, fertilizer, mechanization, marketing, farm subsidies, block farms

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Impact of Ghana's Agricultural Mechanization Services Center Program

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01330
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Mar 2014
Samuel Benin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Ghana, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, mechanization, productivity, agricultural development, agricultural policies, propensity score matching

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Aid Effectiveness: How is the L’Aquila Food Security Initiative Doing?

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01329
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Mar 2014
Samuel Benin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Ghana, West Africa, Bangladesh, Senegal, Rwanda, Central Africa, Africa South of Sahara, South Asia, Africa, Asia, agricultural development, rural development, development aid, food security, aid effectiveness, agriculture, L’Aquila Food Security Initiative

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Aid Effectiveness in Ghana: How’s the L’Aquila Food Security Initiative Doing?

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01359
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
Samuel Benin, Tsitsi Makombe and Michael Johnson
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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agricultural development, Agricultural growth, aid programmes, food security, Nutrition security, Poverty, rural areas

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Identifying Agricultural Expenditures within the Public Financial Accounts and Coding System in Ghana: Is the Ten Percent Government Agriculture Expenditure Overestimated?

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1365
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Aug 2014
Samuel Benin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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agriculture expenditure, Declaration, public financial management, Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Ghana, West Africa

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Exploring Strategic Priorities for Regional Agricultural Research and Development Investments in Southern Africa

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01318
Number of pages: 140 Posted: 27 Mar 2014
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Water Management Institute (IWMI), South Africa and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Southern Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, agricultural growth, markets, agricultural research, yields, simulation models, technology transfer, yield gap, multimarket model, spatial analysis, technology spillovers, staple crops, priority setting

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Returns to Agricultural Public Spending in Ghana: Cocoa versus Noncocoa Subsector

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1503
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Mar 2016
Samuel Benin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Ghana; West Africa; Africa South of Sahara; Africa; cocoa beans; public expenditure; productivity; agricultural expenditure; rate of return; regression

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Government Expenditures in Kenya, 1950–2014: Determinants and Agricultural Growth Effects

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1774
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Feb 2019
Samuel Benin and Sunday Odjo
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Kenya, East Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, Public Expenditure, Simultaneous Equation Analysis, Agricultural Growth, Government Expenditure

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Impacts of CAADP on Africa's Agricultural-Led Development

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1553
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Sep 2016
Samuel Benin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Africa South of Sahara; Africa; Agricultural Development; Agricultural Growth; Agricultural Research; Public Expenditure; Productivity; Income; Nutrition; Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Program (CAADP); Treatment Effects

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Returns to Agricultural Public Spending in Africa South of the Sahara

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1491
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Mar 2016
Samuel Benin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Africa south of Sahara; Africa; agricultural growth; public expenditure; agricultural research; agricultural sector; investment; agricultural expenditure

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Effect of public investments on maize and cereal productivity

IFPRI Discussion Paper 2076
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Dec 2021
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and United States Department of Transportation
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WORLD, maize, cereals, public investment, productivity, cross-country panel, Seemingly Unrelated Regression (SUR), Statistics of Public Expenditure for Economic Development (SPEED)

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Improving Data Quality for the CAADP Biennial Review: A Partnership Initiative Piloted in Five Countries

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1925, 2020
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Water Management Institute (IWMI) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Data, Quality, International Cooperation, Agriculture, Hunger, Assessment

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The Effects of a CAADP-Compliant Budget on Poverty and Inequality in Ghana

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1677
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2017
Stephen D. Younger and Samuel Benin
Tulane University - CEQ Institute and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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GHANA, WEST AFRICA, AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, AFRICA, poverty, agricultural development, public expenditure, public investment, CAADP, inequality

14.

Political Economy of National Agricultural Statistics: The Case of Niger

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1929, 2020
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), affiliation not provided to SSRN and IFPRI
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agricultural statistics, data, statistics, governance, data systems, political economy

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The CAADP Inaugural Biennial Review and the Africa Agricultural Transformation Scorecard: Results and Areas for Improvement

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1754
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Samuel Benin, John Ulimwengu and Wondwosen Tefera
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Africa, Agriculture, Poverty, Agricultural Development, Land Productivity, Sustainable Agriculture, Development Indicators, Evaluation, Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), Malabo Declaration

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Policy drivers of Africa’s agriculture transformation: A CAADP biennial review account

IFPRI Discussion Paper 2062
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Feb 2022
Samuel Benin
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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AFRICA, AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, CENTRAL AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, NORTH AFRICA, SOUTHERN AFRICA, WEST AFRICA, policies, agriculture, data, equations, agricultural transformation, CAADP biennial review, fixed-effects, simultaneous equations

17.

Determinants of Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security in South Sudan

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Discussion Paper Series 2117 (2022)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 23 May 2022
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Republic Of The Sudan, East Africa, Africa South Of Sahara, Africa, Resilience, Nutrition, Nutrition Security, Value Chains, Households, Modelling, Food Security, Climate Change, Climate-Crop Modeling, Market Connectivity

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Market Institutions and Transaction Costs Influencing Trader Performance in Live Animal Marketing in Rural Ethiopian Markets

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 17, No. 5, pp. 747-764, 2008
Posted: 03 Nov 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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Development of Land Rental Markets and Agricultural Productivity Growth: The Case of Northern Ethiopia

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 14, Issue 1, pp. 21-54, March 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), affiliation not provided to SSRN, CGIAR and CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)

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