ESSP Updates

Synopsis: Women’s empowerment in agriculture and dietary diversity in Ethiopia

ESSP Research Note 55: by Feiruz Yimer and Fanaye Tadesse.  Synopsis of Working Paper 80. Abstract: Using household survey data from 2013 covering more than 7,000 households in five regions of Ethiopia,

Agricultural prices during drought in Ethiopia: An assessment using national producer data (January 2014 to January 2016)

ESSP Working Paper 88, by Fantu Bachewe, Feiruz Yimer, Bart Minten, and Paul Dorosh. Abstract: We analyze the evolution of crop and livestock producer prices and wages of unskilled laborers

Synopsis: Does market access mitigate the impact of seasonality on child growth?: Panel data evidence from northern Ethiopia

ESSP Research Note 54: by Kibrewossen Abay and Kalle Hirvonen.  Synopsis of Working Paper 85. Abstract: Seasonality in agricultural production continues to shape intra-annual food availability and prices in low-income countries.

Synopsis: Agricultural Growth in Ethiopia (2004-2014): Evidence and Drivers

ESSP Research Note 53: by Fantu Nisrane Bachewe, Guush Berhane, Bart Minten, and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse.  Synopsis of Working Paper 81. Abstract: Ethiopia’s agricultural sector has recorded remarkable rapid growth in the last decade. This note documents aspects of this growth process.

Synopsis: Household perception and demand for better protection of land rights in Ethiopia

ESSP Research Note 52: by Hosaena Ghebru, Bethelhem Koru and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse.  Synopsis of Working Paper 83. Abstract: This study assesses factors that explain households’ perceived land tenure insecurity and the demand for new formalization of land rights in Ethiopia.