Gender Impacts on Adoption of New Technologies: Evidence from Uganda
AbstractThis paper examines the effects of gender on the adoption of new technologies of peanut production in Eastern Uganda. The findings suggest that females adopt improved varieties at a lower rate compared to males. In addition, females in female-headed households are less likely to adopt.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Southern Agricultural Economics Association in its series 2013 Annual Meeting, February 2-5, 2013, Orlando, Florida with number 143204.
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Adoption; Gender; Uganda; Community/Rural/Urban Development; International Development;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-AFR-2013-02-16 (Africa)
- NEP-ALL-2013-02-16 (All new papers)
- NEP-DEM-2013-02-16 (Demographic Economics)
- NEP-DEV-2013-02-16 (Development)
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