Workshop on Productivity and Efficiency Measurement in Agriculture

A technical workshop on Productivity and Efficiency Measurement in Agriculture was organized on the 6th and 7th of December 2016, at the headquarters of the Economics Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA/ERS), in Washington D.C.

The objective of this workshop was to discuss the content of the first draft of the Literature Review on Agricultural Productivity and Efficiency Measurement, prepared by the Global Office, and discuss the next steps of this research activity, namely the preparation of Guidelines and their testing on the field.

This workshop was organized by the Global Office team, which is responsible for this research topic, the USDA/ERS, Statistics Canada, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Union, the OECD and Zambia’s Central Statistical Office.