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Exercises in the economic analysis of agronomic data
This publication consists of sixteen exercises which are used in teaching the economic analysis of on-farm experimentation CIMMYT trainees. The exercises focus on the construction of partial budgets and the techniques of ...
Comparative advantage and policy incentives for wheat production in Ecuador
During the last decade wheat production in Ecuador has decreased sharply at the same time that consumption has been increasing rapidly. As a result wheat imports have grown at 12 percent annually from 1970 to 1982 and ...
Comparative advantage and policy incentives for wheat production in rainfed and irrigated areas of Mexico
Increasing demand for wheat products and Mexico's trade and financial situation are placing pressure on expanding domestic wheat production. As expansion in irrigated areas will be limited to yield increases unless wheat ...
An agro-economic evaluation of maize production in three valleys of the Peruvian Andes
In cooperation with researchers in many national agricultural research programs, CIMMYT has sought to develop procedures which help to focus agricultural research squarely on the needs of farmers. The process involves ...
Maize research, development, and seed production in India: contributions of the public and private sectors
This paper assesses the relative strengths and weaknesses of India's public and private maize seed industries and examines future options for maize seed industry policies. By 1992, nearly as many maize researchers worked ...
Unification of statistical and economic analysis
This is one of a new series of publications from CIMMYT entitled Training Working Documents. The purpose of these publications is to distribute, in a timely fashion, training-related materials developed by CIMMYT staff and ...
Ejercicios sobre el analisis economico de datos agronomicos
Esta publicacion contiene 16 ejercicios que se emplean para enseñar el analisis economico de los experimentos en fincas a los becarios del CIMMYT. Los ejercicios resaltan la elaboracion de presupuestos parciales y las ...
Ventaja comparativa y politicas agrarias de la produccion de trigo en zonas irrigadas y de secano en Mexico
El trigo se ha convertido en un cultivo alimentario cada vez más importante en México a medida que consumidores con mayores ingresos, en particular consumidores urbanos, han sustituido los productos del maíz por los del ...