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- Kyalo Willy, Daniel; Muyanga, Milu; Jayne, Thomas
- Land use policy 2019 v.81 pp. 100-110
- agricultural productivity; capital; carbon; corn; crop yield; econometrics; ecosystem services; empirical research; farms; fertilizer application; households; mineral fertilizers; phosphorus; population density; rural areas; soil pH; soil quality; soil sampling; surveys; sustainable agricultural intensification; sustainable land management; Kenya
- ... Boserup’s pioneering theory holds that rising population density can be accompanied by sustainable agricultural intensification. But can this positive relationship be sustained indefinitely, or are there conditions under which rising population density can lead to declining agricultural productivity? This study utilizes survey data on farm households in Kenya and soil samples on their main maize p ...
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