Morten Jerven Morten Jerven

The politics of agricultural statistics

I am writing the first of a series of posts on Agriculture and Politics for the blog Democracy in Africa. I talk about some findings in a recent paper, and how it relates to the general political economy of statistics in poor countries.

Some time ago I spoke with a representative from The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) about statistics in Africa. Here’s the interview.


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