This study estimates the reductions in income to cotton farmer households in Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, and Mali if counter-cyclical payments, marketing loans, and direct payments programs were eliminated in the United States.

View full article here: Impacts of Reductions in U.S. Cotton Subsidies on West African Cotton Producers. By Alston, Julian M., Daniel A. Sumner and Henrich Brunke.  Oxfam America, Boston, MA, 34 pp. (July 2007).