Otsuka, Keijiro

An African Green Revolution

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Table of contents

1. An Overview
Keijiro Otsuka, Donald F. Larson, Peter B. R. Hazell

Part I. Climate and the Transferability of Asian Green Revolution to Sub-Saharan Africa

2. Lessons from the Asian Green Revolution in Rice
Jonna P. Estudillo, Keijiro Otsuka

3. The Possibility of a Rice Green Revolution in Large-Scale Irrigation Schemes in Sub-Saharan Africa
Yuko Nakano, Ibrahim Bamba, Aliou Diagne, Keijiro Otsuka, Kei Kajisa

4. The Declining Impacts of Climate on Crop Yields During the Green Revolution in India, 1972–2002
Takuji Tsusaka, Keijiro Otsuka

5. The Impact of Technological Changes on Crop Yields in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1967–2004
Takuji Tsusaka, Keijiro Otsuka

Part II. Prospects for Upland Rice and Maize Green Revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa

6. Causes and Consequences of NERICA Adoption in Uganda
Yoko Kijima, Keijiro Otsuka

7. Impact of NERICA Adoption on Rice Yield: Evidence from West Africa
Aliou Diagne, Soul-Kifouly Gnonna Midingoyi, Florent M. Kinkingninhoun-Medagbe

8. Maize Revolutions in Sub-Saharan Africa
Melinda Smale, Derek Byerlee, Thom Jayne

9. Maize, Soil Fertility, and the Green Revolution in East Africa
Tomoya Matsumoto, Takashi Yamano

Part III. The Role of Fertilizer Markets and Fertilizer Application

10. Chemical Fertilizer, Organic Fertilizer, and Cereal Yields in India
Kei Kajisa, N. Venkatesa Palanichamy

11. The Demand for Fertilizer When Markets Are Incomplete: Evidence from Ethiopia
Daniel Zerfu Gurara, Donald F. Larson

12. Technology Adoption in Agriculture: Evidence from Experimental Intervention in Maize Production in Uganda
Tomoya Matsumoto, Takashi Yamano, Dick Sserunkuuma

Part IV. Conclusion

13. Towards a Green Revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa
Keijiro Otsuka, Donald F. Larson

14. Erratum to: An African Green Revolution
Keijiro Otsuka, Donald F. Larson

Keywords: Environment, Environmental Engineering/Biotechnology, Agricultural Economics, Economic Policy, Development Economics

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Natural Sciences

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