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Document type:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Author(s):
D'Souza, Alwin; Mishra, Ashok K.; Hirsch, Stefan 
Non-TUM Co-author(s):
ja 
Cooperation:
international 
Title:
Enhancing food security through diet quality: The role of nonfarm work in rural India 
Abstract:
India has achieved food security at the macro level. However, at the micro level, the country still struggles with extensive problems of food nutrition insecurity. In this paper, we assess the impact of nonfarm income and nonfarm work status (casual and full‐time nonfarm work) of operator, spouses, and couples on the diet quality of smallholder households in India. We find that nonfarm income decreases the likelihood of farming household being in the poor‐diet quality group by 31% and the medium...    »
 
Keywords:
India; multinomial fixed effects; nonfarm work; nutrition security 
Intellectual Contribution:
Discipline-based Research 
Journal title:
Agricultural Economics 
Journal listet in FT50 ranking:
nein 
Year:
2019 
Journal volume:
51 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
95-110 
Fulltext / DOI:
Publisher:
Wiley 
E-ISSN:
0169-51501574-0862 
Date of publication:
08.12.2019 
Key publication:
Nein 
Peer reviewed:
Ja 
International:
Ja 
Commissioned:
not commissioned 
Professional Journal:
Ja 
Interdisciplinarity:
Nein 
Mission statement:
Health, Nutrition 
Ethics and Sustainability:
Ja