World Development Report 2008
ALAIN DE JANVRY, co-director of the 2008 World Development Report on Agriculture and Development, is Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley. He was a member of the Science Council of the CGIAR and is a permanent member of the French National Academy of Agriculture. He has had extensive experience with agriculture and rural development in Latin America and West Africa. He has published widely in the fields of general economics, development economics, agricultural economics, and environmental economics.