Patrick Ward

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Research Fellow

1201 Eye St, NW,

Washington, DC 20005

United States

http://www.ifpri.org

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Public Expenditures, Private Incentives, and Technology Adoption: The Economics of Hybrid Rice in South Asia

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 01233
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cornell University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Agricultural Advisory Society (AAS) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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hybrid rice, agricultural research and development, technological change, innovation, South Asia

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Risk and Ambiguity Preferences and the Adoption of New Agricultural Technologies: Evidence from Field Experiments in Rural India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1324
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Feb 2014
Patrick Ward and Vartika Singh
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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uncertainty, prospect theory, technology adoption, India

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Demand for Complementary Financial and Technological Tools for Managing Drought Risk

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1430
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Michigan State University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Insurance; Risk; finance; rice; Drought; tolerance; Risk management; Weather; Farmers

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Heterogeneous Preferences and the Effects of Incentives in Promoting Conservation Agriculture in Malawi

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01440
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Jul 2015
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Mississippi State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources
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Malawi, Southern Africa, Africa south of Sahara, Africa, zero tillage, food security, food production, sustainability, technology adoption, subsidies, discrete choice experiments, conservation agriculture

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Farmer Preferences for Drought Tolerance in Hybrid versus Inbred Rice: Evidence from Bihar, India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01307
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jan 2014
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Michigan State University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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choice experiments, drought tolerance, risk, rice, India

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The Role of Learning in Technology Adoption: Evidence on Hybrid Rice Adoption in Bihar, India

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 1591
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
Jared Gars and Patrick Ward
UniversitĂ  Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan, Italy and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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India, South Asia, Asia, Rice, Hybrids, Technology Transfer, Earning Heuristics, Experimental Economics, Technology Adoption

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Can Information Help Reduce Imbalanced Application of Fertilizers in India? Experimental Evidence from Bihar

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1517
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Jul 2016
George Washington University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Tel Aviv University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Rajendra Agricultural University and ICAR-RCER, Patna
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Soil Testing, Fertilizers, India, Randomized Controlled Trial, Becker-DeGroot-Marschak Mechanism

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Can Agricultural Aspirations Influence Preferences for New Technologies?: Cropping Systems and Preferences for High-Efficiency Irrigation in Punjab, Pakistan

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1636
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 May 2017
New York University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Agriculture, Faisalabad and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Trickle Irrigation, Irrigation Systems, Experimentation, Water Supply, Water Use Efficiency, Choice Experiment, Punjab Irrigated-Agriculture Productivity Improvement Project (PIPIP), Drip Irrigation

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Insuring against Droughts: Evidence on Agricultural Intensification and Index Insurance Demand from a Randomized Evaluation in Rural Bangladesh

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 1630
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Apr 2017
World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Bangladesh, South Asia, Asia, Agriculture, Investment, Risk Management, Insurance, Risk, Weather Hazards, Drought, Weather, Climate, Price Elasticities, Price Formation, Inputs, Farm Inputs, Fertilizers, Irrigation, Pesticides, Crops, Yields, Smallholders, Index Insurance, Risk and Uncertainty

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New Modalities for Managing Drought Risk in Rainfed Agriculture: Evidence from a Discrete Choice Experiment in Odisha, India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1563
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Patrick Ward and Simrin Makhija
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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INDIA, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, droughts, risk, drought tolerance, rice, insurance, rainfed farming, agricultural policies, weather index insurance

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Eliciting Farmers’ Valuation for Abiotic Stress-Tolerant Rice in India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01409
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Mar 2015
Anchal Arora, Sangeeta Bansal and Patrick Ward
Jawaharlal Nehru University - Centre for International Trade and Development, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi - Delhi Centre and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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drought tolerance, submergence tolerance, rice seeds, choice experiment, India

12.

Understanding Compliance in Programs Promoting Conservation Agriculture: Modeling a Case Study in Malawi

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1530
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Jun 2016
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), New York University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of Leeds
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MALAWI; SOUTHERN AFRICA; AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA; AFRICA; conservation agriculture; technology adoption; land degradation; soil erosion; smallholders; sustainability; zero tillage; land use; land management; multivariate probit

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Migration and Land Rental as Responses to Income Shocks in Rural China

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 511-543, 2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Oct 2015
Patrick Ward and Gerald Shively
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Purdue University
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Capturing Social Network Effects in Technology Adoption: The Spatial Diffusion of Hybrid Rice in Bangladesh

Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Vol. 59, Issue 2, pp. 225-241, 2015
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Apr 2015
Patrick Ward and Valerien O. Pede
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Rice Research Institute
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hybrid rice, social network, spatial diffusion, technology spillover

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Measuring the Level and Inequality of Wealth: An Application to China

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 60, Issue 4, pp. 613-635, 2014
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Nov 2014
Patrick Ward
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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asset indices, China, measurement of wealth, principal component analysis