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Cost Implications of Agricultural Land Degradation in Ghana: An Economywide, Multimarket Model Assessment AgEcon
Diao, Xinshen; Sarpong, Daniel Bruce.
An economywide, multimarket model is constructed for Ghana and the effects of agricultural soil erosion on crop yields are explicitly modeled at the subnational regional level for eight main staple crops. The model is used to evaluate the aggregate economic costs of soil erosion by taking into account economywide linkages between production and consumption, across sectors and agricultural subsectors. To fill a gap in the literature regarding economic cost analysis of soil erosion, this paper also analyzes the poverty implications of land degradation. The model predicts that land degradation reduces agricultural income in Ghana by a total of US$4.2 billion over the period 2006–2015, which is approximately five percent of total agricultural GDP in these ten...
Tipo: Working or Discussion Paper Palavras-chave: Ghana; Agricultural Soil Loss; Economywide modeling; Land Economics/Use.
Ano: 2007 URL: http://purl.umn.edu/42416
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Regional Disparities in Ghana: Policy Options and Public Investment Implications AgEcon
Al-Hassan, Ramatu M.; Diao, Xinshen.
The development pattern in Ghana is characterised by a north-south divide in which the north lags far behind the south. Ghana has achieved sustained growth and poverty reduction during the 1990s, but such growth did not benefit the three poor northern regions and the development gap has increased between the south and north. One of the most important reasons is that much of the growth has been generated by export agriculture in which northern Ghana has little contribution if any. This paper sets out to identify avenues for pro-poor growth in Ghana, focussing on agricultural opportunities, particularly in northern Ghana. Using an economywide, multimarket model and based on time series production data between 1991 and 2000 and Ghana Living Standards Survey...
Tipo: Working or Discussion Paper Palavras-chave: Ghana; Regional inequality; Poverty reduction; Agricultural growth; Economywide modeling; International Development.
Ano: 2007 URL: http://purl.umn.edu/42421
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