policy notes & reports
policy notes & reports
- "Bridging the gap: co-ops in communities". The Cooperative Business Journal (2017).
- "New generation cooperatives in Africa". SPORE (2017). French version
- "A new generation of cooperatives for Africa". CIAT-CGIAR (2017).
- "A policy note on agricultural cooperatives in Africa". CIAT-CGIAR (2015).
- “The potential of the social economy for local development in Africa". EU (2014).
- “Collective action among African smallholders”. IFPRI-CGIAR (2014).
- “The renewed case for farmers’ cooperatives in Ghana”. IFPRI-CGIAR (2011).
- “A review of farmer-based organizations in Ghana”. IFPRI-CGIAR (2010).
- "Building the managerial capital of agricultural cooperatives in Africa". Forthcoming in Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics (2018).
- "Determinants of market participation and marketing channels in smallholder groundnut farming in Zimbabwe". African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development (2018).
- "Seed provision services and market participation among bean producers in Uganda". Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies (2017).
- "Organisational health and performance: an empirical assessment of smallholder producer organisations in Africa". Journal on Chain and Network Science (2016).
- “Promoting the role of farmer-based organizations for value chain integration: the tension between a program’s targeting and an organization’s investment strategy”. Agricultural Economics (2015).
- “The health of farmer-based organizations in Ghana: organizational diagnostics and policy implications”. Journal of Development Studies (2015).
- “FairTrade’s theory of change: an evaluation based on the cooperative life cycle framework and mixed methods". Journal of Development Effectiveness (2014).
- “Impact of agricultural cooperatives on smallholders’ technical efficiency: evidence from Ethiopia”. Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics (2014).
- “The hidden impact of cooperative membership on quality management: a case study from the dairy belt of Addis Ababa”. Journal of Entrepreneurial and Organizational Diversity (2012).
- “Ethiopian agricultural cooperatives in an era of global commodity exchange: does organizational form matter?”. Journal of African Economies (2010).
- “Evolution and challenges of dairy supply chains: evidence from supermarkets, industries and consumers in Ethiopia”. Journal of Food Policy (2010).
- "Cooperation for competition: linking Ethiopian farmers to markets". Wageningen Academic Publishers (2009).
- “The life cycle of agricultural cooperatives: implications for management and governance in Ethiopia”. Journal of Rural Cooperation (2008).