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- Ouma, Emily; Jagwe, John; Obare, Gideon Aiko; Abele, Steffen
- Agricultural economics 2010 v.41 no.2 pp. 111-122
- household surveys, etc ; bananas; farmers; farming systems; gender; households; income; information sources; information systems; issues and policy; labor; land tenure; markets; models; prices; purchasing; rural roads; sales; urban areas; Burundi; Central Africa; Rwanda; Show all 22 Subjects
- ... A bivariate probit model was employed to jointly and separately estimate banana market participation decisions of buying and selling households in Rwanda and Burundi using household survey data. Selectivity bias was corrected for estimating the transacted volumes using Heckman's procedure. The results showed that transaction cost-related factors such as geographical location of households, market ...