Briefing - The Tier 2 Pilot: Reviewing the Decision not to Scale Up and Exploring the Relationship Between Sharecropping & Income

Abstract

Tier 2 was a pilot group of households that received support from the CLP despite having incomes above the extreme poverty line. These households received a lower-value package of support than Tier 1. This briefing summarises the report of a study conducted:

  1. To explore if there were differences in incomes between Tier 1 (households that meet the standard CLP criteria), and Tier 2 based on a 12 month income recall, where consumption value is included as income.
  2. To determine if Tier 2 was justified and should be scaled up.
  3. To explore the asset-income relationship by assessing whether sharecropping of land is a profitable practice (as Tier 2 selection criteria allows sharecropping).
  4. To understand why households become involved in sharecropping, and what the barriers to entry are.

Citation

Blackie, R.; Kenward, S.; Rafiqul Islam; Zahangir Alam. Briefing - The Tier 2 Pilot: Reviewing the Decision not to Scale Up and Exploring the Relationship Between Sharecropping & Income. (2011) 4 pp.

Briefing - The Tier 2 Pilot: Reviewing the Decision not to Scale Up and Exploring the Relationship Between Sharecropping & Income

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