The Impact of Conflict and Political Instability on Agricultural Investments in Mali and Nigeria
Source: Africa Growth Initiative at Brookings, 2014
Author(s): Mwangi Kimenyi, Jideofor Adibe, Moussa Djiré, Abigail J. Jirgi, Alpha Kergna, Temesgen T. Deressa, Jessica E. Pugliese, and Andrew Westbury
Despite the fact that many African countries have been affected by civil conflict and also depend on agriculture for the livelihood of the majority of their citizens, few peer-reviewed studies have examined the effects of conflict on different actors across the agricultural value chain. This paper aims to address this...