Price signals and supply responses for staple food crops in SSA countries

@inproceedings{Magrini2016PriceSA,
  title={Price signals and supply responses for staple food crops in SSA countries},
  author={Emiliano Magrini and Jean Bali{\'e} and Christian Morales Opazo},
  year={2016}
}
Several studies have focused on estimating the supply response of farmers in Sub Saharan Africa.This literature has used a variety of approaches and has generally concluded that price elasticities of supply were low or very low. However, only a few analyses have gone beyond estimating the aggregate supply response for the sector as whole or the specific case of cash crops. In most cases, data scarcity especially on producer prices has been the main limiting factor. In this paper, we revisit… CONTINUE READING

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