EPAR Research

Modeling Tools for Agricultural Development Interventions: A Review of Tools and Research Models

A review of research and decision-making tools that model the impacts of agricultural interventions. Examines the structure, data requirements and output measures, and intended users of each tool. Reviews seven decision-support systems, six more complex intervention impact modeling tools and six ex-post academic research models. The descriptions give a broad view of the types of models and tools available to analyze the impact of agricultural interventions.