Sydney Gourlay

World Bank - Development Data Group

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Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (7)

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Eyes in the Sky, Boots on the Ground: Assessing Satellite- and Ground-Based Approaches to Crop Yield Measurement and Analysis in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8374
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 21 May 2020
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Stanford University - Department of Earth System Science and the FSE, University of California, Berkeley, World Bank - Development Data Group, Stanford University - Department of Earth System Science and the FSE, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and World Bank
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Food Security, Crops and Crop Management Systems, Climate Change and Agriculture, Inequality, Nutrition, Educational Sciences

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Cheaper, Faster, and More than Good Enough: Is Gps the New Gold Standard in Land Area Measurement?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7759
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 21 May 2020
World Bank, World Bank - Development Data Group, World Bank, World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
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Primary Metals, Food Security, Labor & Employment Law, Global Environment, Agricultural Economics

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Could the Debate Be Over? Errors in Farmer-Reported Production and Their Implications for the Inverse Scale-Productivity Relationship in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8192
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 13 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 21 May 2020
Sydney Gourlay, Talip Kilic and David Lobell
World Bank - Development Data Group, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and Stanford University
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Food Security, Crops and Crop Management Systems, Climate Change and Agriculture, Inequality, Nutrition, Coastal and Marine Resources, Forestry, Energy and Natural Resources, Forests and Forestry

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Land Measurement Bias and its Empirical Implications: Evidence from a Validation Exercise

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7597
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 21 May 2020
Michigan State University, World Bank - Development Data Group, World Bank, World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Primary Metals, Climate Change and Agriculture, Crops and Crop Management Systems, Food Security, Crime and Society, Educational Sciences

From Guesstimates to Gpstimates: Land Area Measurement and Implications for Agricultural Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6550
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
World Bank, World Bank - Development Data Group, American University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Labor & Employment Law, Food Security, Inequality, Educational Institutions & Facilities, Educational Informatics, Education Information & Communications Technologies, Agricultural Economics

From Guesstimates to GPStimates: Land Area Measurement and Implications for Agricultural Analysis

Journal of African Economies, 2015
Posted: 08 Jan 2019
Paul Winters, Calogero Carletto and Sydney Gourlay
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), World Bank and World Bank - Development Data Group

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From Guesstimates to GPStimates Land Area Measurement and Implications for Agricultural Analysis

Policy Research Working Paper 6550, 2013
Posted: 09 Jan 2019
Paul Winters, Calogero Carletto and Sydney Gourlay
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), World Bank and World Bank - Development Data Group

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Collecting the Dirt on Soils: Advancements in Plot-Level Soil Testing and Implications for Agricultural Statistics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8057
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 May 2017 Last Revised: 21 May 2020
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Development Data Group, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Food Security, Health Care Services Industry, Forests and Forestry, Coastal and Marine Resources, Forestry, Energy and Natural Resources, Labor & Employment Law, Nutrition

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Eyes in the Sky, Boots on the Ground: Assessing Satellite‐ and Ground‐Based Approaches to Crop Yield Measurement and Analysis

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 102, Issue 1, pp. 202-219, 2020
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Stanford University, Stanford University - Department of Earth System Science and the FSE, University of California, Berkeley, World Bank - Development Data Group, Stanford University - Department of Earth System Science and the FSE, World Bank - Development Data Group (DECDG) and World Bank
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Agricultural productivity, crop yield estimation, crop cutting, maize, remote sensing, Uganda