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Agriculture
Working Paper
Legal empowerment of the poor through property rights reform: Tensions and trade-offs of land registration and titling in sub-Saharan Africa

Land registration and titling in Africa has been seen as a means of legal empowerment of the poor that can protect smallholders’ and pastoralists’ rights of access to land and other land-based resources...

Property Land rights
Book Chapter
Rural transformation: a commune-level analysis

From the book: Growth, Structural Transformation, and Rural Change in Viet Nam

Growth Structural transformation Rural development
Book Chapter
Characteristics of the VARHS data and other data sources

From the book: Growth, Structural Transformation, and Rural Change in Viet Nam

Growth Structural transformation Rural development
Book Chapter
Viet Nam: setting the scene

Growth Structural transformation Rural development
Book
Growth, Structural Transformation, and Rural Change in Viet Nam: A Rising Dragon on the Move

This book is Open Access and will be available on 22 February 2017. This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO licence...

Growth Structural transformation Rural development
Working Paper
Where is commercial farming expanding in Mozambique?: Evidence from agricultural surveys

This paper studies the dynamics of the agricultural sector in Mozambique, focusing on the role of commercial farms...

Agriculture Large commercial farms Spatial localization
Working Paper
Can commercial farming promote rural dynamism in sub-Saharan Africa?: Evidence from Mozambique

The impact of large commercial farms on neighbouring smallholders in low-income sub-Saharan Africa remains controversial...

Agriculture Farm produce Welfare economics
Working Paper
Inter- and intra-farm land fragmentation in Viet Nam

This paper uses panel data at commune, household, and plot levels to study the causes and effects of agricultural land fragmentation in rural Viet Nam...

Agriculture Farm produce Land tenure
Journal Article
Agricultural Commodity Price Shocks and Their Effect on Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Commodity price shocks are an important type of external shock and are often cited as a problem for economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa...

Agriculture Economic growth Macroeconomics
Working Paper
India’s political economy responses to the global food price shock of 2007–08: Learning some lessons

India’s policy responses to the food price crisis were strong. Exports of basic staples were banned. Domestic support prices of wheat and rice were raised substantially...

Agriculture Food industry and trade Food security
Video
Agriculture Adaptation Options

Conference on Climate Change and Development Policy - Parallel 5.3

Natural disasters Financial crisis Agriculture
Video
Climate Change and Migration

Conference on Climate Change and Development Policy - Parallel 3.1

Climate change Vulnerability Ecology
Video
Food Production Systems

Conference on Climate Change and Development Policy - Parallel 3.3

Agriculture Productivity Climate change
Video
Middle East and North Africa I

Conference on Climate Change and Development Policy - Parallel 1.3

Water Climate change Agriculture
Working Paper
Commercialization in agriculture in rural Viet Nam, 2006-14

The vast majority of households in rural Viet Nam undertake agricultural activities and for many this is their main livelihood. Moreover, this agriculture has become increasingly commercialized over time...

Agricultural credit Agriculture Aquaculture
Journal Article
Climate Variability and Household Adaptation Strategies in Southern Ethiopia

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Agriculture Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment)
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