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BIFAD Public Meeting: US Benefits and Capabilities Leveraged from Strategic USAID Investments in Developing Country Agriculture and Food Security

Event Details
Date: 
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: 
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Madison A&B on the Mezzanine Level, Washington, DC 20008 and Online

The Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD) and USAID are pleased to invite Agricultural & Applied Economics Association members and other interested individuals to engage in a dialogue and provide feedback on a new study that is being commissioned by BIFAD and USAID. This study will analyze US benefits and capabilities leveraged from strategic USAID investments in developing country agriculture and food security. Participants will:

  • Review and provide feedback on a conceptual framework characterizing the channels by which food and agricultural development investments in developing countries affect the American economy
  • Identify the types and assess the quality of evidence available to estimate the importance of the channels, 
  • Suggest other data sources for consideration in the study.

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Event Category: 
Technical Learning