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Book Chapter
Vulnerability, Poverty and Coping in Zimbabwe

From the book: Vulnerability in Developing Countries

Failed states History, Local Labor
Working Paper
Vulnerability, Poverty and Coping in Zimbabwe

This paper uses five life histories from three locations in Zimbabwe—one peri-urban, one urban and one rural—to provide a window on current processes of impoverishment and adverse coping...

Failed states History, Local Labor
Book Chapter
Land Reform and Land Holdings in Brazil

From the book: Personal Wealth from a Global Perspective

Equality and inequality Land reform Land tenure
Working Paper
Land Reform and Landholdings in Brazil

Land and wealth are closely related in rural Brazil, a country characterized by high levels of inequality in terms of income or landholdings...

Equality and inequality Land reform Land tenure
Book Chapter
Formalizing the Informal: Is There a Way to Safely Unlock Human Potential Through Land Entitlement? A Review of Changing Land Administration in Africa

From the book: Linking the Formal and Informal Economy

Land reform Land tenure Land use
Book Chapter
The Gradual Erosion of the Social Security Function of Customary Land Tenure Arrangements in Lineage-Based Societies

From the book: Insurance Against Poverty

Agriculture, Cooperative Informal sector (Economics) Land reform
Book
The Prevention of Humanitarian Emergencies

Since the end of the cold war, civil wars and state violence have escalated, resulting in thousands of deaths. This book provides a toolbox for donors, international agencies, and developing countries to prevent humanitarian emergencies...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Humanitarian assistance Institutional economics
Working Paper
The Gradual Erosion of the Social Security Function of Customary Land Tenure Arrangements in Lineage-Based Societies

Customary rules governing access to land and other natural resources in village societies have characteristics that allow them to fulfill social security functions and achieve equity objectives...

Agriculture, Cooperative Informal sector (Economics) Land reform
Book Chapter
Agrarian Reform, Land Redistribution, and Small-farm Policy

From the book: The Prevention of Humanitarian Emergencies

Agriculture Agriculture and state Land reform
Policy Brief
Access to Land and Land Policy Reforms

The objective of this research and policy brief is to analyse different mechanisms of access to land for the rural poor in an era when redistribution through expropriative land reform is largely inconsistent with the forces of the political economy...

Land reform Land tenure Land use
Book
Access to Land, Rural Poverty, and Public Action

Land is a fundamental productive asset in agrarian economies...

Equality and inequality Land reform Land tenure
Book Chapter
Land Market Liberalization and the Agrarian Question in Latin America

From the book: Access to Land, Rural Poverty, and Public Action

Equality and inequality Land reform Poverty
Book Chapter
The Changing Role of the State in Latin American Land Reforms

From the book: Access to Land, Rural Poverty, and Public Action

Equality and inequality Land reform Right of property
Book Chapter
Case Study. Grassroots-Initiated Land Reform in Brazil: The Rural Landless Workers' Movement

From the book: Access to Land, Rural Poverty, and Public Action

Land reform Right of property Rural development
Book Chapter
Case Study. The Dramatic Rise of Individual Farming in Albania: Causes and Effects

From the book: Access to Land, Rural Poverty, and Public Action

Agriculture Land reform Privatization
Book Chapter
Case Study. Post-Communist Land Reform and Changes in Tenure in the Czech Republic

From the book: Access to Land, Rural Poverty, and Public Action

Land reform Post-communism Right of property
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