This study uses household level data collected across different regions of rural Kenya to study household welfare dynamics, engagement in the off-farm labor market and its effects on agricultural intensification for these rural households. The dissertation consists of three separate essays.On its own, attainment of secondary education does not have a significant influence on income growth for those who are non-poor, but has a very large and significant positive effect for the poor. As for the other determinants of income growth, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays on Off-farm Labor Market Participation, Farm Production Decisions and Household Economic Wellbeing: Empirical Evidence from Rural Kenya|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|