Drivers of rice production: evidence from five Sub-Saharan African countries

Abstract

In spite of considerable rice production gains over the past 50 years, Sub-Saharan Africa is becoming increasingly dependent on rice imports as demand is outpacing domestic supply. The serious economic and social strains caused by this have urged national leaders to address production deficits. The aim of this article is to analyse and discuss the drivers… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s40066-015-0032-6

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