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Samuel Ekow Benin

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First Name:Samuel
Middle Name:Ekow
Last Name:Benin
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RePEc Short-ID:pbe445
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http://www.ifpri.cgiar.org/srstaff/benins.asp
Terminal Degree:1998 (from RePEc Genealogy)

Affiliation

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
http://www.ifpri.org/
RePEc:edi:ifprius (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Benin, Samuel & Place, Frank M. & Hazell, Peter B.R., 2018. "Has IFPRI’s research decentralization strategy made a difference? An econometric study of African and Asian Countries, 1981–2014," Impact assessments 44, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  2. Benin, Samuel & Odjo, Sunday, 2018. "Government expenditures in Kenya, 1950–2014: Determinants and agricultural growth effects," IFPRI discussion papers 1774, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  3. Benin, Samuel & Ulimwengu, John M. & Tefera, Wondwosen, 2018. "The CAADP inaugural Biennial Review and Africa Agricultural Transformation Scorecard: Results and areas for improvement," IFPRI discussion papers 1754, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  4. Younger, Stephen D. & Benin, Samuel, 2017. "The effects of a CAADP-compliant budget on poverty and inequality in Ghana:," IFPRI discussion papers 1677, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  5. Benin, Samuel, 2016. "Impacts of CAADP on Africa’s agricultural-led development:," IFPRI discussion papers 1553, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  6. Benin, Samuel, 2016. "Agricultural productivity in Africa: Trends, patterns, and determinants: Synopsis," IFPRI synopses 9780896298828, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  7. Benin, Samuel, 2016. "Returns to agricultural public spending in Ghana: Cocoa versus noncocoa subsector:," IFPRI discussion papers 1503, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  8. Kolavalli, Shashidhara & Silver, Jedediah & Benin, Samuel & Johnson, Michael E., 2015. "After the ten percent: Moving agriculture in Ghana," GSSP policy notes 7, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  9. Jayne, Thomas & Kolavalli, Shashidhara & Debrah, Kofi & Ariga, Joshua & Brunache, Pierre & Kabaghe, Change & Nunez-Rodriguez, Walter & Owusu Baah, Kwaku & Bationo, Andre A. & Jeroen Huising, Elzo & La, 2015. "Towards A Sustainable Soil Fertility Strategy In Ghana," Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Papers 258733, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security (FSP).
  10. Benin, Samuel, 2015. "Returns to agricultural public spending in Africa south of the Sahara:," IFPRI discussion papers 1491, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  11. Benin, Samuel, 2014. "Aid effectiveness: How is the L’Aquila food security initiative doing?:," IFPRI discussion papers 1329, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  12. Benin, Samuel, 2014. "Identifying agricultural expenditures within the public financial accounts and coding system in Ghana: Is the ten percent government agriculture expenditure overestimated?:," IFPRI discussion papers 1365, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  13. Johnson, Michael E. & Benin, Samuel & You, Liangzhi & Diao, Xinshen & Chilonda, Pius & Kennedy, Adam, 2014. "Exploring strategic priorities for regional agricultural research and development investments in southern Africa:," IFPRI discussion papers 1318, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  14. Benin, Samuel & Makombe, Tsitsi & Johnson, Michael E., 2014. "Aid effectiveness in Ghana: How’s the L’Aquila food security initiative doing?:," IFPRI discussion papers 1359, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  15. Benin, Samuel, 2014. "Impact of Ghana’s agricultural mechanization services center program:," IFPRI discussion papers 1330, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  16. Benin, Samuel & Johnson, Michael E. & Abokyi, Emmanuel & Ahorbo, Gerald & Jimah, Kipo & Nasser, Gamel & Owusu, Victor & Taabazuing, Joe & Tenga, Albert, 2013. "Revisiting agricultural input and farm support subsidies in Africa: The case of Ghana’s mechanization, fertilizer, block farms, and marketing programs:," IFPRI discussion papers 1300, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  17. Diao, Xinshen & Thurlow, James & Benin, Samuel & Fan, Shenggen, 2012. "Strategies and priorities for African agriculture: Economywide perspectives from country studies," Issue briefs 73, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  18. Benin, Samuel & Nkonya, Ephraim & Okecho, Geresom & Randriamamonjy, Josée & Kato, Edward & Lubadde, Geofrey & Kyotalimye, Miriam & Byekwaso, Francis, 2011. "Impact of Uganda's National Agricultural Advisory Services program:," Research reports samuelbenin, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  19. Kolavalli, Shashidhara & Birner, Regina & Benin, Samuel & Horowitz, Leah & Babu, Suresh & Asenso-Okyere, Kwadwo & Thompson, Nii Moi & Poku, John, 2010. "Institutional and public expenditure review of Ghana’s Ministry of Food and Agriculture," IFPRI discussion papers 1020, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  20. Benin, Samuel & Mogues, Tewodaj & Cudjoe, Godsway & Randriamamonjy, Josee, 2009. "Public expenditures and agricultural productivity growth in Ghana," 2009 Conference, August 16-22, 2009, Beijing, China 51634, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  21. Ehui, Simeon K. & Benin, Samuel & Paulos, Zelekawork, 2009. "Policy Options for Improving Market Participation and Sales of Smallholder Livestock Producers: A case study of Ethiopia," 2009 Conference, August 16-22, 2009, Beijing, China 51789, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  22. Mogues, Tewodaj & Benin, Samuel & Cudjoe, Godsway, 2009. "Do external grants to district governments discourage own-revenue generation?: A look at local public finance dynamics in Ghana," IFPRI discussion papers 934, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  23. Kolavalli, Shashi L. & Birner, Regina & Benin, Samuel & Horowitz, Leah & Babu Suresh Chandra & Asenso-Okyere, Kwadwo & Thompson, Nii Moi & Poku, John, 2009. "Public expenditure and institutional review: Ghana’s ministry of food and agriculture," GSSP working papers 17, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  24. Benin, Samuel & Mogues, Tewodaj & Cudjoe, Godsway & Randriamamonjy, Josee, 2008. "Reaching middle-income status in Ghana by 2015: Public expenditures and agricultural growth," IFPRI discussion papers 811, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  25. Jabbar, Mohammad A. & Benin, Samuel & Gabremedhin, Eleni & Paulos, Zeleka, 2008. "Market Institutions and Transaction Costs InfluencingTrader Performance in Live Animal Marketing in Rural Ethiopia," Research Reports 182149, International Livestock Research Institute.
  26. Benin, S., 2008. "Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) System for the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP)," IWMI Working Papers H042797, International Water Management Institute.
  27. Benin, Samuel & Thurlow, James & Diao, Xinshen & Kalinda, Henrietta & Kalinda, Thomson, 2008. "Agricultural growth and investment options for poverty reduction in Zambia:," IFPRI discussion papers 791, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  28. 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).
  29. Benin, Samuel & Randriamamonjy, Josee, 2008. "Estimating household income to monitor and evaluate public investment programs in Sub-Saharan Africa:," IFPRI discussion papers 771, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  30. Benin, Samuel & Thurlow, James & Diao, Xinshen & Kebba, Allen & Ofwono, Nelson, 2008. "Agricultural growth and investment options for poverty reduction in Uganda:," IFPRI discussion papers 790, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  31. Benin, Samuel & You, Liangzhi, 2007. "Benefit-cost analysis of Uganda's clonal coffee replanting program: An ex-ante analysis," IFPRI discussion papers 744, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  32. Benin, Samuel & Nkonya, Ephraim & Okecho, Geresom & Pender, John & Nahdy, Silim & Mugarura, Samuel & Kayobyo, Godfrey, 2007. "Assessing the impact of the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) in the Uganda rural livelihoods:," IFPRI discussion papers 724, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  33. Benin, Samuel & Place, Frank & Nkonya, Ephraim M. & Pender, John L., 2006. "Land Markets and Agricultural Land Use Efficiency and Sustainability: Evidence from East Africa," 2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia 25645, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  34. Omamo, Steven Were & Diao, Xinshen & Wood, Stanley & Chamberlin, Jordan & You, Liangzhi & Benin, Samuel & Wood-Sichra, Ulrike & Tatwangire, Alex, 2006. "Strategic priorities for agricultural development in Eastern and Central Africa:," Research reports 150, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  35. Benin, Sam & Mugarura, Samuel, 2006. "Determinants of change in household-level consumption and poverty in Uganda, 1992/93-1999/00," DSGD discussion papers 27, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  36. Birner, Regina & Davis, Kristin & Pender, John & Nkonya, Ephraim & Anandajayasekeram, Ponniah & Ekboir, Javier & Mbabu, Adiel & Spielman, David & Horna, Daniela & Benin, Samuel & Cohen, Marc J., 2006. "From "best practice" to "best fit": a framework for designing and analyzing pluralistic agricultural advisory services worldwide," FCND discussion papers 210, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  37. Birner, Regina & Davis, Kristin & Pender, John & Nkonya, Ephraim & Anandajayasekeram, Pooniah & Ekboir, Javier M. & Mbabu, Adiel N. & Spielman, David J. & Horna, Daniela & Benin, Samuel & Kisamba-Muge, 2006. "From "best practice" to "best fit": a framework for designing and analyzing pluralistic agricultural advisory services," Research briefs 4, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  38. Jabbar, Mohammad A. & Benin, Samuel & Gabre-Madhin, Eleni Z. & Paulos, Zelekawork, 2006. "Trader Behaviour and Performance in Live Animal Marketing in Rural Ethiopian Markets," 2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia 25680, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  39. Benin, Samuel & Jabbar, Mohammad A. & Ehui, Simeon K., 2005. "Livestock marketing in the Ethiopian highlands: Changesin structure and conduct since 1991 in," Research Reports 182870, International Livestock Research Institute.
  40. Jabbar, Mohammad A. & Benin, Samuel, 2005. "Trader behaviour and transactions costs in live animal marketing in Ethiopian highland markets," Research Reports 182869, International Livestock Research Institute.
  41. Samuel Benin & Berhanu Gebremedhin & Melinda Smale & John Pender & Simeon Ehui, 2003. "Determinants of Cereal Diversity in Communities and on Household Farms of the Northern Ethiopian Highlands," Working Papers 03-14, Agricultural and Development Economics Division of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO - ESA).
  42. Benin, Samuel & Smale, Melinda & Gebremedhin, Berhanu & Pender, John L. & Ehui, Simeon K., 2003. "The Determinants Of Cereal Crop Diversity On Farms In The Ethiopian Highlands," 2003 Annual Meeting, August 16-22, 2003, Durban, South Africa 25833, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  43. Pender, John L. & Benin, Samuel, 2001. "Impacts Of Land Resdistribution On Land Management And Productivity In The Ethiopian Highlands," 2001 Annual meeting, August 5-8, Chicago, IL 20701, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  44. Pender, John L. & Gebremedhin, Berhanu & Benin, Samuel & Ehui, Simeon, 2001. "Strategies for sustainable agricultural development in the Ethiopian Highlands," EPTD discussion papers 77, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  45. Benin, Samuel, 1999. "Economies Of Scale, Household Size, And The Demand For Food: The Missing Link," 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN 21552, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
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Articles

  1. Samuel Benin, 2015. "Impact of Ghana's agricultural mechanization services center program," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 46(S1), pages 103-117, November.
  2. Tewodaj Mogues & Shenggen Fan & Samuel Benin, 2015. "Public Investments in and for Agriculture," The European Journal of Development Research, Palgrave Macmillan;European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI), vol. 27(3), pages 337-352, July.
  3. Mogues, Tewodaj & Benin, Samuel, 2012. "Do External Grants to District Governments Discourage Own Revenue Generation? A Look at Local Public Finance Dynamics in Ghana," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 40(5), pages 1054-1067.
  4. Samuel Benin & Ephraim Nkonya & Geresom Okecho & Joseé Randriamamonjy & Edward Kato & Geofrey Lubade & Miriam Kyotalimye, 2012. "Impact of the National Agricultural Advisory Services (Naads) program of Uganda: Considering Different Levels of Likely Contamination with the Treatment," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 94(2), pages 386-392.
  5. Samuel Benin & Ephraim Nkonya & Geresom Okecho & Joseé Randriamamonjy & Edward Kato & Geofrey Lubade & Miriam Kyotalimye, 2011. "Returns to spending on agricultural extension: the case of the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) program of Uganda," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 42(2), pages 249-267, March.
  6. Mohammad Jabbar & Samuel Benin & Eleni Gabre-Madhin & Zeleka Paulos, 2008. "Market Institutions and Transaction Costs Influencing Trader Performance in Live Animal Marketing in Rural Ethiopian Markets," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 17(5), pages 747-764, November.
  7. Benin, Samuel & Pender, John, 2006. "Collective action in community management of grazing lands: the case of the highlands of northern Ethiopia," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 11(1), pages 127-149, February.
  8. Samuel Benin & Mohamed Ahmed & John Pender & Simeon Ehui, 2005. "Development of Land Rental Markets and Agricultural Productivity Growth: The Case of Northern Ethiopia," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 14(1), pages 21-54, March.
  9. Samuel Benin & Simeon Ehui & John Pender, 2004. "Policies Affecting Changes in Ownership of Livestock and Use of Feed Resources in the Highlands of Northern Ethiopia," Journal of African Economies, Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), vol. 13(1), pages 166-194, March.
  10. Benin, S. & Smale, M. & Pender, J. & Gebremedhin, B. & Ehui, S., 2004. "The economic determinants of cereal crop diversity on farms in the Ethiopian highlands," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 31(2-3), pages 197-208, December.
  11. Samuel Benin & Simeon Ehui & John Pender, 2003. "Policies for Livestock Development in the Ethiopian Highlands," Environment, Development and Sustainability: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development, Springer, vol. 5(3), pages 491-510, September.
  12. Ahmed, Mohamed M. & Gebremedhin, Berhanu & Benin, Samuel & Ehui, Simeon, 2002. "Measurement and sources of technical efficiency of land tenure contracts in Ethiopia," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 7(3), pages 507-527, July.
  13. John Pender & Berhanu Gebremedhin & Saumuel Benin & Simeon Ehui, 2001. "Strategies for Sustainable Agricultural Development in the Ethiopian Highlands," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 83(5), pages 1231-1240.

Chapters

  1. Benin, Samuel, 2019. "Public expenditure on agriculture and its impact," IFPRI book chapters, in: Ghana’s economic and agricultural transformation: Past performance and future prospects, chapter 7, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  2. Nin, Alejandro & Ehui, Simeon & Benin, Samuel, 2007. "Livestock Productivity in Developing Countries: An Assessment," Handbook of Agricultural Economics, in: Robert Evenson & Prabhu Pingali (ed.), Handbook of Agricultural Economics, edition 1, volume 3, chapter 47, pages 2461-2532, Elsevier.

Books

  1. Benin, Samuel (ed.), 2016. "Agricultural productivity in Africa: Trends, patterns, and determinants," IFPRI books, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), number 978-0-89629-881-1, Winter.

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  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (17) 2006-09-23 2008-03-25 2008-03-25 2008-10-21 2008-10-21 2008-11-04 2010-09-25 2012-05-02 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 2014-08-28 2014-11-07 2016-03-10 2016-03-17 2016-12-04 2018-11-26. Author is listed
  2. NEP-AFR: Africa (13) 2007-03-24 2008-03-25 2008-03-25 2008-08-06 2008-10-21 2008-10-21 2008-10-21 2010-01-16 2010-09-25 2012-05-02 2014-04-05 2014-04-05 2014-04-05. Author is listed
  3. NEP-DEV: Development (13) 2004-05-09 2007-03-24 2008-03-25 2008-03-25 2008-08-06 2008-10-21 2008-10-21 2008-10-21 2008-11-04 2010-01-16 2014-04-05 2014-08-28 2016-12-04. Author is listed
  4. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (2) 2014-04-05 2016-03-17
  5. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2010-01-16 2014-11-07
  6. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2008-10-21
  7. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2014-04-05
  8. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2006-09-23
  9. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2010-01-16

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