Jun 23, 2017 - Event

ATAI invited session on Technology Adoption in Developing Country Smallholder Agriculture

International Economic Association World Congress, Mexico City

ATAI researchers presented on their research on Agricultural Technology Adoption at the International Economic Association World Congress in Mexico City.

Elisabeth Sadoulet served as chair  (slides below) for the following talks:

Lauren Falcao Bergquist, Becker Friedman Institute, University of Chicago, on “Access to Markets and Technology Adoption in Africa,” (with Craig McIntosh)

Jeremy Magruder, University of California at Berkeley, on “Can Diffusion Theory Improve Extension?” (with Lori Beaman, Ariel BenYishay, and A. Mushfiq Mobarak)

 

Alain de Janvry, University of California at Berkeley, on “Role of risk-reducing innovations for technology adoption: Toward a portfolio approach” (with Elisabeth Sadoulet)