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Cokou Patrice Kpadé

Cokou Patrice Kpadé
National University of Agriculture · Agricultural Economics

PhD

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agricultural economist with focus on institutional economics, experimental economics and agricultural policies

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Publications (27)
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L’exportation des crevettes du Bénin pourrait se développer, mais reste quasi-inexistante en raison du non-respect des normes sanitaires exigées sur le marché international, ce qui fragilise la durabilité des chaînes de valeur (CVA) de crevettes. Cette étude évalue les performances économiques des CVA de crevettes d’eaux douces au Bénin. Les approc...
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This paper analyses cattle demand in Benin by including the characteristics of buyers and the attributes of cattle. Data were collected based on revealed preference approach on 347 real cattle transactions on 14 real cattle markets from 68 cattle buyers. Cattle demand functions, respectively the yearly number of cattle and the yearly total cattle l...
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Valorisation of Cotton Stems in the Particle Board Value Chain in West Africa This article analyzes the possibility of valorizing cotton stems through their insertion in the value chain of particle boards. The study was carried out in three West African cotton producing countries (Benin, Mali and Togo) and took into account three categories of sta...
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This article investigated the role of cattle attributes in buyers’ choices and hedonic pricing in Benin. Cross-sectional data were collected on 347 market cattle transactions using the revealed preference method. Both statistical tests and hedonic price models were performed. The results show that the most important criteria guiding cattle buyers’...
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This article investigated the role of cattle attributes in buyers' choices and hedonic pricing in Benin. Cross-sectional data were collected on 347 market cattle transactions using the revealed preference method. Both statistical tests and hedonic price models were performed. The results show that the most important criteria guiding cattle buyers'...
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Le niveau de production actuel de soja au Bénin ne permet pas de satisfaire la demande de plus en plus forte. Pourtant, de nombreuses Organisations Non Gouvernementales comptent sur la promotion du soja afin d’atténuer la malnutrition qui persiste en milieu rural. Ainsi, il est important d'explorer les possibilités d'améliorer sa production. L'obje...
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Les termites occupent une place de choix parmi les insectes utilisés par les petits aviculteurs pour nourrir leurs volailles (pintades, poulets, dindons, etc.). L’utilisation directe des insectes n’est pas aisée pour les espèces comme les termites dont la production induit la destruction de leur biotope. Des techniques sont développées dans plusieu...
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House fly larvae (Musca domestica) are a suitable and sustainable source of protein for poultry in Africa, but their traditional use in family farming has never been demonstrated and quantified. A large survey among traditional poultry farmers in Benin shows that on the average, 5.7% of them produce house fly larvae to feed their poultry. In one po...
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The aim of the baseline study was to provide relevant technical and economic elements that characterize the current conditions of traditional poultry farming in Benin. The objective of the study was to establish the ex-ante situation before the diffusion and adoption of the technologies developed by the Project “Insects as Feed in West Africa” (IFW...
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This study was carried out to assess cotton farmers’ willingness to pay (WTP) for pest management services in northern Benin. Targeted staggered control (TSC) has been introduced to reduce pesticide use in cotton cropping and generate an estimated benefit of FCFA48,800 (€74.40) per cotton hectare accruing from increased productivity and reduced pes...
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Principale denrée alimentaire de la majorité de la population mondiale, le manioc joue un rôle important dans la sécurité alimentaire de plusieurs pays d’Afrique. Cependant, la production nationale du Togo reste limitée par des contraintes majeures dont la faible productivité. L’objectif de l’étude a été d’analyser les facteurs affectant le choix d...
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Objectifs: Les asticots sont une source importante de protéines animales faiblement valorisés dans l'alimentation des poulets locaux. L'étude vise à analyser les perceptions des aviculteurs traditionnels et les facteurs déterminant l'utilisation des asticots dans l'alimentation des poulets locaux (Gallus gallus) au Bénin.Méthodologie et Résultats:...
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Contexte et objectif : Le coton a longtemps contribué à la sécurité alimentaire, du fait de sa production jointe avec les cultures vivrières en Afrique. Cette étude à pour objectif d’apporter des éléments de contribution aux débats actuels sur les effets des crises des filières cotonnières sur la sécurité alimentaire dans les pays africains, en pre...
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Facteurs d’adoption de la lutte étagée ciblée au Nord-Bénin Cet article analyse les facteurs d’adoption d’une technologie alternative de protection du cotonnier, la Lutte étagée ciblée (LEC), ainsi que ceux affectant l’intensité d’adoption de celle-ci au sein des exploitations cotonnières du Nord-Bénin. Identifiés à travers le modèle en deux étapes...
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This article analyzes the adoption factors of an alternative technology of cotton protection, called Targeted Staggered Control (TSC) and adoption intensity factors among cotton farms in Northern-Benin. Identified through Heckman two-stage procedure, institutional factors and the assessment of the quality of TSC-specific pesticide affect positively...
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Recent economic and financial crises have prompted discussion of economic policy requirements dictated by international financial institutions to borrowing countries. Such economic policy prescriptions have modified the organization of the cotton system in Benin with structural adjustment programs since 1991. The objective of the thesis is to analy...
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Wondering about the dynamics of the evolution of various cotton policies in Dahomey (Benin) over the long period, this article mobilizes the theory of path dependence to arise the institutional dynamic corresponding. From this theory, the paper identifies four sequences starting from the choices operated during the “critical junctures”. The analysi...

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