Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in Vietnam
This new Open Access book provides a comprehensive analytic contribution to a crucial topic within development economics. Based on fifteen years of continued data collection and research efforts it brings together nine up-to-date studies on... read more
Mining for Change
This new open access book presents research undertaken to understand how better management of the revenues and opportunities associated with natural resources can accelerate diversification and structural change in Africa.... Read more
Women in Science
On 11 February the world celebrated the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. UNU-WIDER, along with other institutes across United Nations University, are taking this day of celebration a step further with a month long campaign ... Read more
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Southern Africa – Towards Inclusive Economic Development (SA-TIED)
The SA-TIED programme looks at ways to support policy-making for inclusive growth and economic transformation in the southern Africa region.
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Journal ArticleEnvironmental and Gender Impacts of Land Tenure Regularization in Africa: Pilot Evidence from Rwanda
Part of Journal Special Issue Land and Property RightsFinance (Agriculture) Land tenure Laws and legislation (Land use)
Working PaperCambodia’s Land Management and Administration Project
This paper presents the case of World Bank support to the mass titling component of the Cambodia Land Management and Administration Project...Agriculture Land tenure Laws and legislation (Land use)
Working PaperEnvironmental and Gender Impacts of Land Tenure Regularization in Africa: Pilot Evidence from Rwanda
Although recent developments greatly increased interest in African land tenure, few models to address these issues at the required scale have been identified or evaluated...Finance (Agriculture) Land tenure Laws and legislation (Land use)
Book ChapterGender and the Distribution of Wealth in Developing Countries
From the book: Personal Wealth from a Global PerspectiveEquality and inequality Economic aspects (Families) Inheritance and succession
Working PaperGender and the Distribution of Wealth in Developing Countries
Only recently has it been recognized that women may not share in the wealth of men, even within the same household or family. Moreover, there is growing evidence that the gender distribution of wealth matters...Equality and inequality Economic aspects (Families) Inheritance and succession