03156oam 22007215 450 991081469600332120200520144314.01-282-03308-597866120330870-8213-7664-010.1596/978-0-8213-7652-2(CKB)1000000000755721(EBL)459324(OCoLC)560621027(SSID)ssj0000086347(PQKBManifestationID)11987894(PQKBTitleCode)TC0000086347(PQKBWorkID)10026350(PQKB)11189999(MiAaPQ)EBC459324(Au-PeEL)EBL459324(CaPaEBR)ebr10285628(CaONFJC)MIL203308(The World Bank)ocn244566804(US-djbf)15422951(EXLCZ)99100000000075572120080822d2009 uf 0engurcn|||||||||txtrdacontentcrdamediacrrdacarrierDistortions to agricultural incentives in Africa /Kym Anderson and William A. Masters, editorsWashington, D.C. :World Bank,c2009.xxx, 618 pages illustrations, map ;23 cmDescription based upon print version of record.0-8213-7652-7 Includes bibliographical references and index.CONTENTS; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Contributors; Abbreviations; Map: The Focus Economies of Africa; PART I INTRODUCTION; Tables; Figures; PART II NORTH AFRICA; PART III SOUTHERN AFRICA; PART IV EASTERN AFRICA; PART V WESTERN AFRICA; Appendix A: Methodology for Measuring Distortions to Agricultural Incentives; Appendix B: Annual Estimates of Distortions to Agricultural Incentives in Africa; IndexComprehensive empirical studies of the disarray in world agricultural markets appeared approximately 20 years ago. Since then, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has provided estimates each year of market distortions in high-income countries, but there have been no comparable estimates for the world's developing countries. This volume is the third in a series that not only fills that void for recent years but extends the estimates in a consistent and comparable way back in time's and provides analytical narratives for scores of countries that shed light on the evolving World Bank e-Library.AgricultureEconomic aspectsAfricaAgriculture and stateAfricaAgricultural subsidiesAfricaAfricaEconomic policyAgricultureEconomic aspectsAgriculture and stateAgricultural subsidies338.1/86Anderson Kym119819Masters William A263170DLCDLCC#PBWXYDXCPCDXBTCTADLCBOOK9910814696003321Distortions to agricultural incentives in Africa3913690UNINA