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The impact of shallow tubewells and boro rice on food security in Bangladesh:


  • Hossain, Mahabub


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  • Hossain, Mahabub, 2009. "The impact of shallow tubewells and boro rice on food security in Bangladesh:," IFPRI discussion papers 917, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  • Handle: RePEc:fpr:ifprid:917

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    1. Mahabub HOSSAIN & Manik L. BOSE & Bazlul A. A. MUSTAFI, 2006. "Adoption And Productivity Impact Of Modern Rice Varieties In Bangladesh," The Developing Economies, Institute of Developing Economies, vol. 44(2), pages 149-166, June.
    2. Ahmed, Raisuddin, 1995. "Liberalization of agricultural input markets in Bangladesh: process, impact, and lessons," Agricultural Economics, Blackwell, vol. 12(2), pages 115-128, August.
    3. Ravallion, Martin & Sen, Binayak, 1996. "When Method Matters: Monitoring Poverty in Bangladesh," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 44(4), pages 761-792, July.
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    1. Khondoker A. Mottaleb & Dil Bahadur Rahut & Akhter Ali & Bruno Gérard & Olaf Erenstein, 2017. "Enhancing Smallholder Access to Agricultural Machinery Services: Lessons from Bangladesh," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 53(9), pages 1502-1517, September.
    2. Takashi Yamano & Maria Luz Malabayabas & Md. Ashraful Habib & Subrata Kumar Das, 2018. "Neighbors follow early adopters under stress: panel data analysis of submergence†tolerant rice in northern Bangladesh," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 49(3), pages 313-323, May.
    3. Aryal, Jeetendra Prakash & Rahut, Dil Bahadur & Maharjan, Sofina & Erenstein, Olaf, 2019. "Understanding factors associated with agricultural mechanization: A Bangladesh case," World Development Perspectives, Elsevier, vol. 13(C), pages 1-9.

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    millions fed; food security; Agricultural policy; Environmental impacts; Minor irrigation; shallow tubewells; tube wells; boro rice; technological progress;

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