Policy Notes

Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project Policy Notes

L.S.O. Liverpool-Tasie, A. Sanou, T. Reardon. February 2018. Demand for Imported-Frozen versus Domestic-Traditionally Processed Fish in Africa: Panel Data. Feed the Future Innovation Lab Policy Research Brief 57. East Lansing: Michigan State University

Saweda Liverpool-Tasie, Thomas Reardon, Awa Sanou, Wale Ogunleye, Iredele Ogunbayo, Bolarin T. Omonona. January 2018. The Transformation of Value Chains in Africa: Evidence from the First Large Survey of Maize Traders Feed the Future Innovation Lab Policy Research Brief 56. East Lansing: Michigan State University

Laura Schmitt Olabisi, Saweda Liverpool-Tasie, Adeola Olajide. September 2017. Exploring Maize Production in Nigeria Under Climate Change Using System Dynamics.  Feed the Future Innovation Lab Policy Research Brief 46. East Lansing: Michigan State University

Hiroyuki Takeshima and Abdullahi Mohammed Nasir. October 2017. The Role of the Locations of Public Sector Varietal Development Activities on Agricultural Productivity. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 47. East Lansing: Michigan State UniversityRead More

Awa Sanou, Bukola Osuntade, Saweda Liverpool-Tasie, Thomas Reardon. 2017. Climate Change and the Poultry Value Chain in Nigeria: Issues, Emerging Evidence, and Hypotheses. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 41. East Lansing: Michigan State UniversityRead More

Aisha Lawal Ibrahim. 2017. Agglomeration of Agro Industries and its Potential to Boost Agricultural Productivity in Nigeria. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 40.East Lansing: Michigan State University.

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Laura Schmitt Olabisi, Saweda Liverpool-Tasie, and Adeola Olajide. 2017. Towards a Systemic Analysis of the Impacts of Climate Change on Agricultural Production in Nigeria. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 29. East Lansing: Michigan State UniversityRead More

Epiyaigha Ekerebi and Oluwafunmiso Olajide O. Adeola. 2017. Estimation of the Difference in Agricultural Yield between Male and Female Farmers in Nigeria. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 28. East Lansing: Michigan State University.Read More

Saweda Liverpool-Tasie, Bolarin Omonona, Awa Sanou, Wale Ogunleye, Samantha Padilla, and Thomas Reardon. 2017. Growth and Transformation of Food Systems in Africa: Evidence from the Poultry Value Chain in Nigeria. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 25. East Lansing: Michigan State UniversityRead More

Wale O. Ogunleye, Awa Sanou, Lenis Saweda O. Liverpool-Tasie, and Thomas Reardon. 2016. Contrary to Conventional Wisdom, Smuggled Chicken Imports are not Holding Back Rapid Development of the Chicken Value Chain in Nigeria. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 19. East Lansing: Michigan State UniversityRead More

Policy Note |2017| Tewodaj Mogues, Tolulope Olofinbiyi

There is a renewed attention to the performance of the agricultural sector in Nigeria given its potential to serve as an engine of pro-poor growth, create jobs, and support economic diversification. Read More

Policy Note |2016| Tolulope Olofinbiyi, Tewodaj Mogues

A large body of evidence has focused on the drivers of agricultural policymaking in both developed- and developing-country settings. However, several applicable theories and empirical analyses on the dynamics of policymaking have not yet been applied to public expenditure decision-making in agriculture, particularly in Africa. Read More