Posts tagged with 'agriculture'
November 24, 2014
Stealing to survive: Crime rates rise in response to poor harvest
Between 1863 and 1890, phylloxera (an insect which attacks grapevine roots) destroyed about 40% of the French vineyards. The crisis […]
June 3, 2013
Basic entrepreneurship helps women out of poverty – new evidence from Bangladesh
The world’s poorest people lack capital and skills and work in occupations that others shun. Using a large-scale and long-term […]