IFPRI Researchers publish book on public investments in agriculture in Africa (including chapter on Nigeria)

Tewodaj Mogues and Samuel Benin, Research Fellows at IFPRI, are co-editors of a just-published book that looks at public investments in and for Agriculture in Africa, including a chapter on Nigeria. Whereas there is plenty of work looking at macroeconomic effects of public spending on growth and poverty in Africa as well as studies of >> Read more

“Knowledge Review on Poverty and Rural Development in Nigeria”

This review presented the nature, extent, and determinants of rural poverty and the various policies, projects and programs that have been implemented to reduce poverty in Nigeria from other studies. It was revealed that in spite of the different approaches and attempts to reduce poverty in Nigeria, poverty has risen. While the poverty incidence dropped >> Read more