Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login

Franklin Peter Simtowe

Contents:

This is information that was supplied by Franklin Simtowe in registering through RePEc. If you are Franklin Peter Simtowe , you may change this information at the RePEc Author Service. Or if you are not registered and would like to be listed as well, register at the RePEc Author Service. When you register or update your RePEc registration, you may identify the papers and articles you have authored.

Personal Details

First Name: Franklin
Middle Name: Peter
Last Name: Simtowe
Suffix:

RePEc Short-ID: psi138

Email: [This author has chosen not to make the email address public]
Homepage: http://www.icrisat.org/AboutUs/kenya.htm
Postal Address: Regional Scientist ICRISAT- NAIROBI Kenya
Phone:

Affiliation

(50%) Agricultural Policy Research Unit (APRU)
Bunda College of Agriculture
University of Malawi
Location: Lilongwe, Malawi
Homepage: http://www.bunda.unima.mw/research_unit.htm
Email:
Phone: [265] 277222
Fax: [265] 277251
Postal: PO Box 219, Lilongwe
Handle: RePEc:edi:apumamw (more details at EDIRC)
(50%) Global Development Research Center (GDRC)
Location: Kobe, Japan
Homepage: http://www.gdrc.org/
Email:
Phone: +81-78-452-8414
Fax: +81-78-452-8414
Postal: 1-5-1-1013, Mori Minami Machi, Higashi Nada ku, Kobe - 658-0011
Handle: RePEc:edi:gdrccjp (more details at EDIRC)

Works

as in new window

Working papers

  1. Mariapia Mendola & Franklin Simtowe, 2013. "The Welfare Impact of Land Redistribution: Evidence from a Quasi-Experimental Initiative in Malawi," Working Papers 227, University of Milano-Bicocca, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2013.
  2. Longwe-Ngwira, Abiba & Simtowe, Franklin & Siambi, Moses, 2012. "Assessing the Competitiveness of Groundnut Production in Malawi: A Policy Analysis Matrix Approach," 2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil 126429, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  3. Simtowe, Franklin & Kassie, Menale & Asfaw, Solomon & Shiferaw, Bekele A. & Monyo, Emmanuel & Siambi, Moses, 2012. "Welfare Effects of Agricultural Technology adoption: the case of improved groundnut varieties in rural Malawi," 2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil 126761, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  4. Macharia, Ibrahim & Orr, Alastair & Simtowe, Franklin & Asfaw, Solomon, 2012. "Potential Economic And Poverty Impact Of Improved Chickpea Technologies In Ethiopia," 2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil 132553, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  5. Simtowe, Franklin & Muange, Elijah & Munyua, Bernard & Diagne, Aliou, 2012. "Technology Awareness and Adoption: The Case of Improved Pigeonpea Varieties in Kenya," 2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil 126760, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  6. Kankwamba, Henry & Mangisoni, Julius H. & Simtowe, Franklin & Mausch, Kai & Siambi, Moses, 2012. "Improved Legume Seed Demand Systems In Central Malawi: What Do Farmers’ Seed Expenditures Say About Their Preferences?," 2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil 131684, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  7. Simtowe, Franklin, 2011. "Determinants of Agricultural Technology adoption: the Case of Improved Pigeonpea Varieties in Tanzania," MPRA Paper 41329, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  8. Makoka, Donald & Chitika, Rollins & Simtowe, Franklin, 2010. "Value chain analysis of Paprika and Bird's Eye Chillies in Malawi," MPRA Paper 27785, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  9. Simtowe, Franklin & Asfaw, Solomon & Diagne, Aliou & Shiferaw, Bekele A., 2010. "Determinants of Agricultural Technology adoption: the case of improved groundnut varieties in Malawi," 2010 AAAE Third Conference/AEASA 48th Conference, September 19-23, 2010, Cape Town, South Africa 95921, African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE) & Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA).
  10. Simtowe, Franklin & Zeller, Manfred & Diagne, Aliou, 2009. "The Impact of credit constraints on the adoption of hybrid maize in Malawi," 2009 Conference, August 16-22, 2009, Beijing, China 51627, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  11. Adekambi, Souleimane Adeyemi & Diagne, Aliou & Simtowe, Franklin & Biaou, Gauthier, 2009. "The Impact of Agricultural Technology Adoption on Poverty: The case of NERICA rice varieties in Benin," 2009 Conference, August 16-22, 2009, Beijing, China 51645, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  12. Diagne, Aliou & Sogbossi, Marie-Josee & Simtowe, Franklin & Diawara, Sekou & Diallo, Abdoulaye Sadio & Barry, Alpha Bacar, 2009. "Estimation of Actual and potential adoption rates and determinants of a new technology not universally known in the population: The case of NERICA rice varieties in Guinea," 2009 Conference, August 16-22, 2009, Beijing, China 51644, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  13. Simtowe, Franklin, 2009. "Is relaxing equity constraints panacea for Malawi’s green gold expansion? A fuzzy regression discontinuity design approach," MPRA Paper 17065, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  14. Simtowe, Franklin, 2008. "The Impact of Access to Credit on the Adoption of Tobacco in Malawi," MPRA Paper 7368, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  15. Benin, Samuel & Thurlow, James & Diao, Xinshen & McCool, Christen & Simtowe, Franklin, 2008. "Agricultural growth and investment options for poverty reduction in Malawi:," IFPRI discussion papers 794, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  16. Simtowe, Franklin, 2006. "Can Risk-aversion towards fertilizer explain part of the non-adoption puzzle for hybrid maize? Empirical evidence from Malawi," MPRA Paper 1241, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 20 Dec 2006.
  17. Simtowe, Franklin & Zeller, Manfred, 2006. "Determinants of Moral Hazard in Microfinance: Empirical Evidence from Joint Liability Lending Programs in Malawi," MPRA Paper 461, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  18. Simtowe, Franklin & Zeller, Manfred, 2006. "The Impact of Access to Credit on the Adoption of hybrid maize in Malawi: An Empirical test of an Agricultural Household Model under credit market failure," MPRA Paper 45, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  19. Simtowe, Franklin & Zeller, Manfred & Phiri, Alexander, 2006. "Determinants of Moral hazard in Microfinance: Empirical Evidence from Joint Liability Lending Schemes in Malawi," 2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia 25287, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  20. Löfgren, Hans & Chulu, Osten & Sichinga, Osky & Simtowe, Franklin & Tchale, Hardwick & Teska, Ralph & Wobst, Peter, 2001. "External shocks and domestic poverty alleviation," TMD discussion papers 71, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

Articles

  1. Franklin SIMTOWE & Elijah MUANGE, 2013. "The Diffusion and Adoption of Green Revolution Technologies: Lessons and policy implications from Pigeonpea farmers in Kenya," Regional and Sectoral Economic Studies, Euro-American Association of Economic Development, vol. 13(2), pages 161-178.
  2. Solomon Asfaw & Menale Kassie & Franklin Simtowe & Leslie Lipper, 2012. "Poverty Reduction Effects of Agricultural Technology Adoption: A Micro-evidence from Rural Tanzania," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 48(9), pages 1288-1305, September.
  3. Asfaw, Solomon & Shiferaw, Bekele & Simtowe, Franklin & Lipper, Leslie, 2012. "Impact of modern agricultural technologies on smallholder welfare: Evidence from Tanzania and Ethiopia," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 37(3), pages 283-295.
  4. Florent Kinkingninhoun-Mêdagbé & Aliou Diagne & Franklin Simtowe & Afiavi Agboh-Noameshie & Patrice Adégbola, 2010. "Gender discrimination and its impact on income, productivity, and technical efficiency: evidence from Benin," Agriculture and Human Values, Springer, vol. 27(1), pages 57-69, March.
  5. Franklin Simtowe & Manfred Zeller & Aliou Diagne, 2009. "The impact of credit constraints on the adoption of hybrid maize in Malawi," Review of Agricultural and Environmental Studies - Revue d'Etudes en Agriculture et Environnement, INRA Department of Economics, vol. 90(1), pages 5-22.
  6. Franklin Simtowe & Aliou Diagne & Manfred Zeller, 2008. "Who is credit constrained? evidence from rural Malawi," Agricultural Finance Review, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 68(2), pages 255-272, September.
  7. Simtowe, Franklin & Kassie, Menale & Diagne, Aliou & Asfaw, Solomon & Shiferaw, Bekele & Silim, Said & Muange, Elijah, 0. "Determinants of Agricultural Technology Adoption: The Case of Improved Pigeonpea Varieties in Tanzania," Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, vol. 50.

NEP Fields

16 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (14) 2006-10-14 2006-11-12 2007-01-14 2008-03-01 2008-10-21 2011-01-16 2011-08-15 2012-06-05 2012-07-23 2012-07-23 2012-07-23 2012-09-03 2012-09-22 2012-10-06. Author is listed
  2. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (13) 2006-10-14 2006-11-12 2007-01-14 2008-03-01 2008-10-21 2011-01-16 2012-06-05 2012-07-23 2012-07-23 2012-09-03 2012-09-22 2012-10-06 2014-04-18. Author is listed
  3. NEP-DEV: Development (3) 2006-11-12 2008-10-21 2014-04-18
  4. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 2006-10-14
  5. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2014-04-18
  6. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2006-11-12
  7. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2007-01-14
  8. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (3) 2006-10-14 2006-11-12 2008-03-01
  9. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2006-11-12
  10. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (1) 2007-01-14

Statistics

Most cited item

Most downloaded item (past 12 months)

Access and download statistics for all items

Co-authorship network on CollEc

Corrections

For general information on how to correct material on RePEc, see these instructions.

To update listings or check citations waiting for approval, Franklin Simtowe should log into the RePEc Author Service

To make corrections to the bibliographic information of a particular item, find the technical contact on the abstract page of that item. There, details are also given on how to add or correct references and citations.

To link different versions of the same work, where versions have a different title, use this form. Note that if the versions have a very similar title and are in the author's profile, the links will usually be created automatically.

Please note that most corrections can take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.