Raising agricultural productivity in sub-Saharan Africa – new event summary
November 30, 2015
A new DEGRP event summary report aims to shed light on why agricultural productivity isn’t higher in Africa, bringing together discussion highlights from a panel event held in October 2014, as well as commentary from economist Professor Michael Lipton of University of Sussex.
Edited by DEGRP agriculture lead Steve Wiggins, it incorporates viewpoints from:
- Ruth Meinzen-Dick – Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
- Agnes Andersson Djurfeldt – Associate Professor, Lund University
- Chris Udry – Professor of Economics, Yale University
- Doug Gollin – Professor of Development Economics, Oxford University