2013

An African Green Revolution

Finding Ways to Boost Productivity on Small Farms

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5759-2 (Print) 978-94-007-5760-8 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    An Overview

  3. Climate and the Transferability of Asian Green Revolution to Sub-Saharan Africa

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 17-42

      Lessons from the Asian Green Revolution in Rice

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 43-70

      The Possibility of a Rice Green Revolution in Large-Scale Irrigation Schemes in Sub-Saharan Africa

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 71-94

      The Declining Impacts of Climate on Crop Yields During the Green Revolution in India, 1972–2002

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      Pages 95-120

      The Impact of Technological Changes on Crop Yields in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1967–2004

  4. Prospects for Upland Rice and Maize Green Revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 121-121

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 123-141

      Causes and Consequences of NERICA Adoption in Uganda

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      Pages 143-163

      Impact of NERICA Adoption on Rice Yield: Evidence from West Africa

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      Pages 165-195

      Maize Revolutions in Sub-Saharan Africa

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      Pages 197-221

      Maize, Soil Fertility, and the Green Revolution in East Africa

  5. The Role of Fertilizer Markets and Fertilizer Application

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 225-241

      Chemical Fertilizer, Organic Fertilizer, and Cereal Yields in India

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      Pages 243-259

      The Demand for Fertilizer When Markets Are Incomplete: Evidence from Ethiopia

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      Pages 261-278

      Technology Adoption in Agriculture: Evidence from Experimental Intervention in Maize Production in Uganda

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 279-279

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 281-300

      Towards a Green Revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa

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    Book Chapter

    Pages E1-E1

    Erratum to: An African Green Revolution