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Akhter U. Ahmed

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First Name:Akhter
Middle Name:U.
Last Name:Ahmed
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International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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Working papers

  1. Quisumbing, Agnes R. & Ahmed, Akhter & Hoddinott, John F. & Pereira, Audrey & Roy, Shalini, 2020. "Designing for empowerment impact in agricultural development projects: Experimental evidence from the Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) project in Bangladesh," IFPRI discussion papers 1957, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  2. Ahmed, Akhter & Hidrobo, Melissa & Hoddinott, John F. & Koch, Bastien & Roy, Shalini & Tauseef, Salauddin, 2020. "Social protection and sustainable poverty reduction: Experimental evidence from Bangladesh," IFPRI discussion papers 1988, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  3. Roy, Shalini & Hidrobo, Melissa & Hoddinott, John F. & Koch, Bastien & Ahmed, Akhter, 2019. "Can transfers and behavior change communication reduce intimate partner violence four years post-program? Experimental evidence from Bangladesh:," IFPRI discussion papers 1869, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  4. Ahmed, Akhter & Hoddinott, John F. & Roy, Shalini, 2019. "Food transfers, cash transfers, behavior change communication and child nutrition: Evidence from Bangladesh:," IFPRI discussion papers 1868, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  5. Ahmed, Akhter & Hoddinott, John F. & Roy, Shalini & Sraboni, Esha, 2019. "Transfers, nutrition programming, and economic well-being: Experimental evidence from Bangladesh:," IFPRI discussion papers 1879, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  6. Ahmed, Akhter & Tauseef, Salauddin, 2018. "Climbing up the ladder and watching out for the fall: Poverty dynamics in rural Bangladesh," IFPRI discussion papers 1791, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  7. Roy, Shalini & Hidrobo, Melissa & Hoddinott, John F. & Ahmed, Akhter, 2017. "Transfers, behavior change communication, and intimate partner violence: Postprogram evidence from rural Bangladesh:," IFPRI discussion papers 1676, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  8. Malapit, Hazel J. & Sraboni, Esha & Quisumbing, Agnes R. & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2015. "Gender empowerment gaps in agriculture and children’s well-being in Bangladesh:," IFPRI discussion papers 1470, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  9. Sraboni, Esha & Malapit, Hazel J. & Quisumbing, Agnes R. & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2013. "Women’s empowerment in agriculture: What role for food security in Bangladesh?:," IFPRI discussion papers 1297, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  10. Zhang, Xiaobo & Rashid, Shahidur & Ahmad, Kaikaus & Mueller, Valerie & Lee, Hak Lim & Lemma, Solomon & Belal, Saika & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2013. "Rising wages in Bangladesh:," IFPRI discussion papers 1249, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  11. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Aberman, Noora-Lisa & Jabbar, Mohammad A. & Akhtar, Nazneen, 2011. "Policy perspectives of the country investment plan for food and nutrition security in Bangladeh," Research Reports 208733, International Livestock Research Institute.
  12. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Khondkar, Mubina, 2010. "An analysis of institutions and policy processes for selected antipoverty interventions in Bangladesh," IFPRI discussion papers 1046, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  13. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Quisumbing, Agnes R. & Nasreen, Mahbuba & Hoddinott, John F. & Bryan, Elizabeth, 2009. "Comparing Food and Cash Transfers to the Ultra-Poor in Bangladesh," Research reports 163, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  14. von Braun, Joachim & Ahmed, Akhter & Asenso-Okyere, Kwadwo & Fan, Shenggen & Gulati, Ashok & Hoddinott, John & Pandya-Lorch, Rajul & Rosegrant, Mark W. & Ruel, Marie & Torero, Maximo & van Rheenen, Te, 2008. "High food prices: The what, who, and how of proposed policy actions [In Chinese]," Policy briefs 1A CH, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  15. von Braun, Joachim & Ahmed, Akhter & Asenso-Okyere, Kwadwo & Fan, Shenggen & Gulati, Ashok & Hoddinott, John & Pandya-Lorch, Rajul & Rosegrant, Mark W. & Ruel, Marie & Torero, Maximo & van Rheenen, Te, 2008. "High food prices: The what, who, and how of proposed policy actions," Policy briefs 1A, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  16. von Braun, Joachim & Ahmed, Akhter & Asenso-Okyere, Kwadwo & Fan, Shenggen & Gulati, Ashok & Hoddinott, John & Pandya-Lorch, Rajul & Rosegrant, Mark W. & Ruel, Marie & Torero, Maximo & van Rheenen, Te, 2008. "Hausse des prix alimentaires et actions stratégiques proposées: Que faire, par qui et comment," Policy briefs 1A FR, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  17. von Braun, Joachim & Ahmed, Akhter & Asenso-Okyere, Kwadwo & Fan, Shenggen & Gulati, Ashok & Hoddinott, John & Pandya-Lorch, Rajul & Rosegrant, Mark W. & Ruel, Marie & Torero, Maximo & van Rheenen, Te, 2008. "Los altos precios de los alimentos: El ‘qué', ‘quién' y ‘cómo' de las acciones de política propuestas," Policy briefs 1A SP, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  18. von Braun, Joachim & Ahmed, Akhter & Asenso-Okyere, Kwadwo & Fan, Shenggen & Gulati, Ashok & Hoddinott, John & Pandya-Lorch, Rajul & Rosegrant, Mark W. & Ruel, Marie & Torero, Maximo & van Rheenen, Te, 2008. "Hohe Nahrungsmittelpreise: Konzept f ür die Wege aus der Krise," Policy briefs 1A GR, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  19. Ahmed, Akhter & Hill, Ruth Vargas & Wiesmann, Doris, 2007. "The poorest and hungry: Looking below the line," 2020 vision briefs BB03 Special Edition, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  20. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Hill, Ruth Vargas & Smith, Lisa C. & Wiesmann, Doris M. & Frankenberger, Tim & Gulati, Kajal & Quabili, Wahidand & Yohannes, Yisehac, 2007. "The world's most deprived: Characteristics and causes of extreme poverty and hunger," 2020 vision discussion papers 43, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  21. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Hill, Ruth Vargas & Smith, Lisa C. & Wiesmann, Doris M. & Frankenberger, Tim & Gulati, Kajal & Quabili, Wahidand & Yohannes, Yisehac, 2007. "The world's most deprived: Characteristics and causes of extreme poverty and hunger [In Chinese]," 2020 vision discussion papers 43Ch, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  22. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Hill, Ruth Vargas & Smith, Lisa C. & Frankenberger, Tim, 2007. "Characteristics and causes of severe poverty and hunger:," 2020 vision briefs BB02 Special Edition, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  23. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Rashid, Shahidur & Sharma, Manohar & Zohir, Sajjad, 2004. "A study of food aid leakage in Bangladesh," FCND briefs 5, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  24. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Rashid, Shahidur & Sharma, Manohar & Zohir, Sajjad, 2004. "Food aid distribution in Bangladesh," FCND briefs 173, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  25. Adato, Michelle & Ahmed, Akhter U. & Lund, Francie, 2004. "Linking safety nets, social protection, and poverty reduction," 2020 vision briefs 12, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  26. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2003. "Do crowded classrooms crowd out learning?," FCND briefs 149, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  27. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Bouis, Howarth E., 2002. "Weighing what's practical," FCND briefs 132, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  28. Ahmed, Akhter U. & del Ninno, Carlo, 2002. "The Food For Education program in Bangladesh," FCND discussion papers 138, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  29. Haddad, Lawrence James & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2002. "Avoiding chronic and transitory poverty," FCND briefs 133, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  30. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Gutner, Tamar & Lofgren, Hans & Bouis, Howarth E., 2001. "The Egyptian food subsidy system: structure, performance, and options for reform," Research reports 119, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  31. Zeller, Manfred & Sharma, Manohar & Ahmed, Akhter U. & Rashid, Shahidur, 2001. "Group-based financial institutions for the rural poor in Bangladesh: an institutional- and household-level analysis," Research reports 120, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  32. Assaad, Ragu & El-Hamidi, Fatma & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2000. "The determinants of employment status in Egypt," FCND briefs 88, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  33. Ubbarao, K. & Ahmed, A.U. & Teklu, T., 1996. "Selected Social Safety Net Programs in the Philippines. Targeting, Cost Effectiveness, and option for Reform," World Bank - Discussion Papers 317, World Bank.
  34. Zeller, Manfred & Ahmed, Akhter U. & Babu, Suresh Chandra & Broca, Sumiter S. & Diagne, Aliou & Sharma, Manohar, 1996. "Rural finance policies for food security of the poor," FCND discussion papers 11, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

Articles

  1. Quisumbing, Agnes R. & Ahmed, Akhter & Gilligan, Daniel O. & Hoddinott, John & Kumar, Neha & Leroy, Jef L. & Menon, Purnima & Olney, Deanna K. & Roy, Shalini & Ruel, Marie, 2020. "Randomized controlled trials of multi-sectoral programs: Lessons from development research," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 127(C).
  2. Hazel Jean L. Malapit & Esha Sraboni & Agnes R. Quisumbing & Akhter U. Ahmed, 2019. "Intrahousehold empowerment gaps in agriculture and children's well‐being in Bangladesh," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 37(2), pages 176-203, March.
  3. Shalini Roy & Melissa Hidrobo & John Hoddinott & Akhter Ahmed, 2019. "Transfers, Behavior Change Communication, and Intimate Partner Violence: Postprogram Evidence from Rural Bangladesh," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 101(5), pages 865-877, December.
  4. Bryan, Elizabeth & Bell, Andrew Reid & Ringler, Claudia & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2018. "Increasing Crop Production Benefits to Small Producers in Bangladesh," Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development, Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), vol. 15(1), June.
  5. Abu Hayat Md. Saiful Islam & Joachim Braun & Andrew L. Thorne-Lyman & Akhter U. Ahmed, 2018. "Farm diversification and food and nutrition security in Bangladesh: empirical evidence from nationally representative household panel data," Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, Springer;The International Society for Plant Pathology, vol. 10(3), pages 701-720, June.
  6. Sraboni, Esha & Malapit, Hazel J. & Quisumbing, Agnes R. & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2014. "Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture: What Role for Food Security in Bangladesh?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 61(C), pages 11-52.
  7. Sraboni, Esha & Quisumbing , Agnes R & Ahmed, Akhter U, 2014. "How Empowered are Bangladeshi Women in the Agricultural Setting? Empirical Evidence using a New Index," Bangladesh Development Studies, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), vol. 37(3), pages 1-25, September.
  8. Zhang, Xiaobo & Rashid, Shahidur & Ahmad, Kaikaus & Ahmed, Akhter, 2014. "Escalation of Real Wages in Bangladesh: Is it the Beginning of Structural Transformation?," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 64(C), pages 273-285.
  9. Akhter Ahmed & Mubina Khondkar & Agnes Quisumbing, 2011. "Understanding the context of institutions and policy processes for selected anti-poverty interventions in Bangladesh," Journal of Development Effectiveness, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 3(2), pages 175-192.
  10. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Arends-Kuenning, Mary, 2006. "Do crowded classrooms crowd out learning? Evidence from the food for education program in Bangladesh," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 34(4), pages 665-684, April.
  11. Haddad, Lawrence & Ahmed, Akhter, 2003. "Chronic and Transitory Poverty: Evidence from Egypt, 1997-99," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 71-85, January.
  12. Ahmed, Akhter U. & Bouis, Howarth E., 2002. "Weighing what's practical: proxy means tests for targeting food subsidies in Egypt," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 27(5-6), pages 519-540.
  13. Akhter U. Ahmed & Rajan K. Sampath, 1992. "Effects of Irrigation-Induced Technological Change in Bangladesh Rice Production," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 74(1), pages 144-157.

Chapters

  1. Takeshima, Hiroyuki & Kumar, Anjani & Ahmed, Akhter & Joshi, Pramod Kumar, 2021. "Agricultural development and modernization in South Asia," IFPRI book chapters, in: Agricultural development: New perspectives in a changing world, chapter 4, pages 111-152, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  2. Badiane, Ousmane & Collins, Julia & Makombe, Tsitsi & Ulimwengu, John M. & Breisinger, Clemens & Khouri, Nadim & Mahfouz, Fatma & Akramov, Kamiljon T. & Ilyasov, Jarilkasin & Tsvetnov, Evgeny & Park, , 2019. "Regional developments [in 2019 Global Food Policy Report]," IFPRI book chapters, in: 2019 Global food policy report, chapter 10, pages 86-117, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  3. Hernandez, Ricardo & Belton, Ben & Reardon, Thomas Anthony & Hu, Chaoran & Zhang, Xiaobo & Ahmed, Akhter, 2019. "Value chain transformation," IFPRI book chapters, in: The making of a blue revolution in Bangladesh: Enablers, impacts, and the path ahead for aquaculture, chapter 3, pages Blue31-56, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  4. Ahmed, Akhter & Ghostlaw, Julie, 2019. "Diversifying rice-centric agriculture and diets: The Bangladesh experience," IFPRI book chapters, in: Agriculture for improved nutrition: Seizing the momentum, chapter 15, pages 154-164, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  5. Badiane, Ousmane & Makombe, Tsitsi & Collins, Julia & Khouri, Nadim & Breisinger, Clemens & Akramov, Kamiljon T. & Park, Allen & Joshi, Pramod Kumar & Ahmed, Akhter U. & Davies, Stephen & Kumar, Anjan, 2016. "Regional developments," IFPRI book chapters, in: 2016 Global Food Policy Report, chapter 9, pages 80-107, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  6. Shawkat Ali, A. M. M. & Jahan, Ishrat & Ahmed, Akhter & Rashid, Shahidur, 2008. "Public food distribution system in Bangladesh: Successful reforms and remaining challenges," IFPRI book chapters, in: Rashid, Shahidur & Gulati, Ashok & Cummings, Jr., Ralph (ed.), From parastatals to private trade: Lessons from Asian agriculture, chapter 5, pages 103-134, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

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  1. NEP-DEV: Development (6) 2008-03-25 2013-04-13 2018-03-19 2020-03-23 2020-09-14 2021-01-18. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (5) 2020-03-23 2020-03-23 2020-03-23 2020-09-14 2021-01-18. Author is listed
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2008-07-14
  4. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2015-11-21
  5. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2015-11-21
  6. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (1) 2008-07-14
  7. NEP-PPM: Project, Program & Portfolio Management (1) 2020-09-14
  8. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2004-05-09

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