The Malawi Agricultural Inputs Subsidy Programme , 2005 / 6 to 2008 / 9

@inproceedings{Dorward2010TheMA,
  title={The Malawi Agricultural Inputs Subsidy Programme , 2005 / 6 to 2008 / 9},
  author={Andrew R. Dorward and Ephraim W. Chirwa and Thomas S. Jayne},
  year={2010}
}
The implementation in Malawi of a large scale agricultural input subsidy programme in 2005/6 and subsequent years has attracted significant international interest. This paper reviews the background, implementation and impacts of the programme from 2005/6 to 2008/9. The programme is estimated to have raised national maize production by 26 to 60 percent. In so doing, the programme has contributed to wider economic growth and poverty reduction through increased food availability and higher real… CONTINUE READING