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Access to Finance, Indigenous Technology and Food Security in Nigeria: Case Study of Ondo Central Senatorial District

Sharimakin Akinwumi () and James Dada
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Sharimakin Akinwumi: Department of Economics, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, Ondo State, Nigeria

Economics and Culture, 2020, vol. 17, issue 2, 75-87

Abstract: Research purpose: Food security remains a major component of economic development. Many developing nations are facing challenges of food insecurity, which had contributed to starvation and other societal problems. With adequate food intake, human healthy living is assured. This study investigates the impact of access to formal finance and indigenous technology and knowledge on food security in Ondo central senatorial district in Ondo state, Nigeria.

Keywords: Indigenous technology; Food security; Access to formal finance (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: Q12 Q14 Q16 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2020
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DOI: 10.2478/jec-2020-0022

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