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Selected Publications

Muyanga, Milu and T.S. Jayne. 2014. Effects of Rising Rural Population Density on Smallholder Agriculture in Kenya. Food Policy, Vol. 48: 98-113. Available at:

T.S. Jayne, A. Chapoto, N. Sitko, C. Nkonde, M. Muyanga, and J. Chamberlin. 2004. Is the Scramble for Land in Africa Foreclosing a Smallholder Agricultural Expansion Strategy? Journal of International Affairs, Spring/Summer 2014, Vol. 67, No. 2.

Muyanga, Milu and R. Gitau. 2013. Do Land Disputes Affect Smallholder Agricultural Productivity? Evidence from Kenya. Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development, 4(14). Available at

Muyanga, M., T.S. Jayne and William J. Burke. 2013. Pathways into and out of Poverty: A Study of Determinants of Rural Household Wealth Dynamics in Kenya. Journal of Development Studies. DOI:10.1080/00220388.2013.812197. Available at

T.S. Jayne and Milu Muyanga. 2012. Land constraints in Kenya’s densely populated rural areas: implications for food policy and institutional reform. Food Security, 4(3): 399-421.

Muyanga, M., J. Olwande, E. Mueni, and S. Wambugu. 2010.  Free Primary Education in Kenya: An Impact Evaluation Using Propensity Score Methods, in: Cockburn, J. and J. Kabubo-Mariara (eds.) Child Welfare In Developing Countries. Springer/PEP/IDRC 2010. 

Muyanga, M. 2009. Smallholder adoption and economic impacts of tissue culture banana in Kenya. African Journal of Biotechnology, Vol. 8 (23), pp. 6548-6555.

Muyanga, M. 2008. Correlates of Household Poverty in Rural Kenya: Panel data analysis. International Journal of Afro-Asian Studies, Vol. 1 (1), pp10-22.

Muyanga, M. and T.S. Jayne. 2008. Private Agricultural Extension System in Kenya: Practice and Policy Lessons. Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, Vol. 14 (2), pp111-124.

Muyanga, Milu. 2005. Gender disaggregated analysis of charcoal production in Kenya. African Crop Science Conference Proceedings, Vol. 7. pp. 897-900.

Nyoro, J., M. Muyanga and I. Komo. 2005. Revisiting the Role of Agricultural Performance in Reducing Poverty in Kenya. Mimeo,World Bank, Washington, DC.

Muyanga, Milu. 2004. Insights to Rural Household Food Insecurity in Kenya. Uganda Journal of Agricultural Policy and Development, Vol. 9 (11),  pp.791-796.

Sinha, Ray and M. Muyanga. 2002. Artificial Recharge. In: Jo Smet and Christine van Wijk (eds.), Small Community Water Supplies: Technology, People and Partnership. International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC) Technical Paper Series No. 40, Delft, the Netherlands.