Agricultural extension and research achievements and problems in national systems / Dennis L. Purcell, Jock R. Anderson

Author(s): Purcell, Dennis
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Subjects: World Bank--Developing countries--Evaluation
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Agricultural extension work--Developing countries--Evaluation
National agricultural research systems--Developing countries--Evaluation
Agricultural development projects--Evaluation
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Summary is in French, Summary is in Spanish
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c1997
Series: World Bank operations evaluation study
LC Classification: S
Table of Contents: Foreword
Preface
Prologo
Prefacio
Avant-propos
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations and acronyms
Summary 1
Resume 16
Resume 34
Pt. 1. Agricultural Extension: Achievements and Problems in National Systems 53
1. The extension subsector and an overview of Bank lending 55
2. Impact of extension investments 64
3. Performance in each region 73
4. Findings 84
5. Recommendations and issues 97
Pt. 2. Agricultural Research: Achievements and Problems in National Systems 107
6. Introduction 109
7. Justification for agricultural research investment 111
8. Bank lending to the research subsector 119
9. Portfolio performance 132
10. Conclusions and recommendations 159
Pt. 3. Annexes and References 175
Supplement 265
Management response: agricultural extension 267
Summary of Joint Audit Committee findings: agricultural extension 273
Management response: agricultural research 274
Summary of Committee on Development Effectiveness findings: agricultural research 282
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 97003416 (OCoLC)36225139
Additional Authors: Anderson, Jock R., 1941-
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Notes: Invalid LCCN: 97003416
ISBN: 0585248923 (electronic bk.) :$40.00
ISBN: 0821338781
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-264)
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: xxi, 282 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
OCLC Number: 44962720
ISBN/ISSN: 0585248923
0821338781
1011-0984

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