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Master of Arts (MA)
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This paper explores the relationships between risk and time preferences and agricultural decisions among poor farmers in Malawi. Utilizing a 2006 baseline survey from the MTARI experiment, this paper uses a Tobit regression to find how risk aversion and time discount factors influence poor farmers' agricultural choices.
Som, Sheena, "The Effect of Risk and Time Preferences on Agricultural Decisions Among Farmers in Malawi" (2017). CUNY Academic Works.