Agrochemicals, health and environment: directory of resources


Economic impacts and economic evaluation

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    Ajayi O. Pesticide use practices, productivity and farmers health: the case of cotton-rice systems in Côte d'Ivoire, West Africa. Germany, University of Hannover/German Technical Cooperation (GTZ), November 2002 (Pesticide Policy Project Publication Series No. 3).
    http://www.ifgb1.uni-hannover.de/ppp/
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    Costs and benefits of IPM-FFS programmes. Cotton IPM Newsletter, 2004, 5:7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
    http://www.cottonipmasia.org/source/NewsLetter/ newsletter_05_August.pdf
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    Dale S. Preventing pesticide poisonings in Ecuador: integrated pest management yields economic and health benefits. Ottawa, International Development Research Centre, 2003.
    http://web.idrc.ca/en/ev-29128-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html
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    Dung N. et al, Impact of agrochemical use on productivity and health in Vietnam. EEPSEA Research Reports, Ottawa, Environment and Economic Programme for Southeast Asia/International Development and Research Centre (IDRC) January 1999.
    http://network.idrc.ca/ev.php?ID=7994_201&ID2=DO_TOPIC
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    Fuglie K et al. Economic impact of IPM practices on the potato tuber moth in Tunisia. Lima, Centro Internacional de la Papa.
    http://www.cipotato.org/Market/ImpactCS/ipmtuni.htm
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    Kuiseu J, Thiam M, Thiam A. Senegal cotton farmers learn to cut chemical costs through IPM. Pesticides News, 2003, 62:8–9.
    http://www.pan-uk.org/pestnews/pn62/pn62p8.htm
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    Nguyen HD, Tran TTD. Economic and health consequences of pesticide use in paddy production in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. Ottawa, International Development Research Centre, 1997.
    http://web.idrc.ca/uploads/user-S/10536137480ACF124.pdf
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    Pesticide Policy Project. This site has relevant articles on the economic impact and economic evaluation of pesticide use in Thailand. Germany, University of Hannover, Faculty of Business Administration and Economics/Institute of Economics in Horticulture.
    http://www.ifgb1.uni-hannover.de/ppp/
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    Report of the OECD workshop on the economics of pesticide reduction in agriculture, Copenhagen, 23-30 November 2001, Paris, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
    http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/43/34/2086418.pdf
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    Resosudarmo BP. Impact of the integrated pest management program on the Indonesian economy. Singapore, Environment and Economic Programme for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA) /International Development and Research Centre (IDRC) , 2001.
    http://web.idrc.ca/uploads/user-S/10301047540pestmanagementindonesia.doc.
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