Agricultural Investment and Productivity by Randall Bluffstone
Building Sustainability in East Africa (Environment for Development)

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Agricultural Investment and Productivity provides a deep and systematic look at the opportunities for and constraints to investments in sustainable agriculture in East Africa, offering important insights into what works and how to analyze agricultural investments in one of the poorest regions of the world. The book critically examines the reasons behind East Africa's stagnant agricultural productivity over the past forty-five years, using the primary lens of investments in fertilizers, seeds, and sustainable land management technologies, These investments have a tremendous impact on production volume, ultimately affecting the income of millions of families throughout the region.

About Randall Bluffstone

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Randall Bluffstone is Professor of Economics and Chair of the Department of Economics at Portland State University. Gunnar K?hlin is Associate Professor with the Environmental Economics Unit in the Department of Economics at University of Gothenburg and Director of the Environment for Development Initiative.
Published May 24, 2011 by RFF Press. 224 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Science & Math, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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