This study uses household level data collected across different regions of rural Kenya to study household welfare dynamics, engagement in the off-farm labor market and its effects on agricultural intensification for these rural households. The dissertation consists of three separate essays.aSustainable Intensification in the Highland Tropics: Rwandan Farmersa#39; Investment in Land Conservation and Soil Fertility.a Economic Development and cultural change 46 (2): 351-377. Collier, P. and Lal, D. 1984. aWhy Poor People Get Rich:anbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays on Off-farm Labor Market Participation, Farm Production Decisions and Household Economic Wellbeing: Empirical Evidence from Rural Kenya|
|Author||:||Mary W. Kiiru Mathenge|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|