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World Development Perspectives

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2021, volume 23, issue C

An empirical analysis of the effect of floods on rural agricultural wages across Indian states Downloads
Yashobanta Parida and Joyita Roy Chowdhury
Strategic responses to food safety standards – The case of the Indian cashew industry Downloads
Jannes Tessmann
Mobile phone use and the welfare of community health nurses in Ghana: An analysis of unintended costs Downloads
Albert Machistey Abane, Simon Mariwah, Samuel Asiedu Owusu, Adetayo Kasim, Elsbeth Robson and Kate Hampshire
Gender and intergenerational challenges to Women’s economic empowerment initiatives in Rwanda Downloads
Pascal Niyonkuru and Hazel Barrett
Measuring the impact of unconditional cash transfers on consumption and poverty in Rwanda Downloads
Dominique Habimana, Jonathan Haughton, Joseph Nkurunziza and Dominique Marie-Annick Haughton
The effect of mobile money on borrowing and saving: Evidence from Tanzania Downloads
Hisahiro Naito, Askar Ismailov and Albert Benson Kimaro
The impact of solidarity economy on poverty: The case of public centres of solidarity economy in Bahia, Brazil Downloads
Laura Dubois
Discriminatory effects of gender disparities in improved seed and fertilizer use at the plot-level in Malawi and Tanzania Downloads
Clifton Makate and Munyaradzi Mutenje
Introducing the Local Agricultural Potential Index: An approach to understand local agricultural extension impact for farmer adaptive capacity and gender equity Downloads
Rebecca Witinok-Huber and Steven M. Radil
Poverty dynamics in Indonesia: empirical evidence from three main approaches Downloads
Rudi Purwono, Wahyu Wisnu Wardana, Tri Haryanto and M. Khoerul Mubin
Does a portfolio of consumption adjustment coping strategies erode resilience? Panel data evidence from Ethiopia Downloads
Tagel Gebrehiwot, Hailemariam Teklewold, Mintewab Bezabih and Robel Seifemichael
Gender-based segregation in education, jobs and earnings in South Africa Downloads
Gareth Roberts and Volker Schöer
Religiosity and parental educational aspirations for children in Kenya Downloads
Martin Paul Tabe-Ojong and Emmanuel Nshakira-Rukundo
What drives environmental (Non-)migration around the Himalayan Region? Evidence from rural Nepal Downloads
Prabin Bhusal, Jude Ndzifon Kimengsi and Kavi Raj Awasthi
Perspectives on enclosures in pastoralist drylands: From contradictory evidence to the formulation of innovative land management strategies Downloads
Per Knutsson, Stephen Mureithi, Ewa Wredle and Gert Nyberg
Relational governance, equity and social spill-over of agricultural value chains: Cotton case in Cameroon and beyond Downloads
Michel Fok
Contested forest management and the Nepalese Government’s forest policy Downloads
Bhagwan Dutta Yadav, Krishna Kumar Shrestha and Bishnu Prasad Acharya

2021, volume 22, issue C

Formal insurance for the informally insured: Experimental evidence from Kenya Downloads
Kelsey Hample
How culture and religion influence the agriculture technology gap in Northern Ghana Downloads
Mohammed Tanko and Salifu Ismaila
Gender relations in smallholder cattle production in Zambia Downloads
Mary Lubungu and Regina Birner
The mobile money’s poverty-reducing promise: Evidence from Cambodia Downloads
Kimty Seng
Financial inclusion and multidimensional poverty in Ecuador: A spatial approach Downloads
Javier Álvarez-Gamboa, Pablo Cabrera-Barona and Hugo Jácome-Estrella
A comparative measure of inclusive urbanisation in the cities of Africa Downloads
George Angelopulo
Willingness to cooperate in the context of post-communist economy – Why do local rules matter? Downloads
Olta Sokoli, Orjon Xhoxhi, Engjell Skreli, Drini Imami and Reiner Doluschitz
Global poverty: A first estimation of its uncertainty Downloads
Michail Moatsos and Achillefs Lazopoulos
From coupon to calories: Assessing input coupon impact on household food calories production Downloads
Manzamasso Hodjo, Timothy Dalton, Tebila Nakelse, Ram N Acharya and Don Blayney
Fish for whom?: Integrating the management of social complexities into technical investments for inclusive, multi-functional irrigation Downloads
Nicolette Duncan, Sanjiv de Silva, John Conallin, Sarah Freed, Michael Akester, Lee Baumgartner, Matthew McCartney, Mark Dubois and Sonali Senaratna Sellamuttu

2021, volume 21, issue C

Climate induced vulnerability to poverty among smallholder farmers: Evidence from Malawi Downloads
Assa M. Maganga, Levison Chiwaula and Patrick Kambewa
The burdens and the benefits: Socio-economic impacts of mobile phone ownership in Tanzania Downloads
Meagan K. Malm and Kentaro Toyama
Determining critical factors of gender inequality: Evidence from 34 OECD and non-OECD countries Downloads
Seh Young Kim
Success in combating a pandemic: Role of fast policy responses Downloads
Le Tung
The gender gap in intergenerational mobility Downloads
Tharcisio Leone
Empowering rural women for sustainable development through the provision of water infrastructure in north-western Ghana Downloads
Constance Awinpoka Akurugu, Mathias Mwinlabagna Jatoe and Maximillian Kolbe Domapielle
The McGovern-Dole food for education and Child nutrition program (MGD): A comparative analysis of reading comprehension gains in Central America Downloads
Thomas M. Crea, Sarah E. Neville, Antonia Diaz-Valdes, Kerri Evans, Brenda Urizar, Emily Drummer, Jose Acevedo, Olga Canelas, Marlon Medina and Jennifer Mallman
The association between presence of sanitation facilities and school enrolment in Pakistan Downloads
Abbas A. Gillani
The enabling environment for household solar adoption: A systematic review Downloads
Hannah Girardeau, Alicia Oberholzer and Subhrendu K. Pattanayak
Moving toward rice self-sufficiency in sub-Saharan Africa by 2030: Lessons learned from 10 years of the Coalition for African Rice Development Downloads
Aminou Arouna, Irene Akoko Fatognon, Kazuki Saito and Koichi Futakuchi
Is community-based management of small-scale fisheries in Sierra Leone the answer to their problems? Downloads
Nwamaka Okeke-Ogbuafor and Tim Gray
Multidimensional poverty of pastoralists and implications for policy in Boorana rangeland system, Southern Ethiopia Downloads
Galgalo Dika, Degefa Tolossa and Shiferaw Muleta Eyana
Relationship between community capitals and governance: The perspective of local actors in the Maya Biosphere Reserve Downloads
Megan Butler and Dean Current
Microcredit expansion and informal donor interests: Experiences from local NGOs in the Sundarbans Mangrove Forest, Bangladesh Downloads
Md Faisal Abedin Khan, Md Sazib Uddin and Lukas Giessen
Household behaviour and nutrition-sensitive agricultural practices: Experiences of smallholder farmers in Northern West Bengal, India Downloads
Nayana Baral, Bidur Paria, Bhagirath Behera and Pulak Mishra
Adoption of conservation agriculture-based tillage practices in the rice-maize systems in Bangladesh Downloads
Shaheen Akter, Mahesh K. Gathala, Jagadish Timsina, Saiful Islam, Mahbubur Rahman, Mustafa Kamrul Hassan and Anup Kumar Ghosh
Women’s decision-making roles in vegetable production, marketing and income utilization in Nepal’s hills communities Downloads
Ramesh Balayar and Robert Mazur
Gender-based differences in Myanmar’s labor force Downloads
Gustavo Nicolas Paez and Myat Su Tin

2020, volume 20, issue C

Climate and farmers’ willingness to pay for improved irrigation water supply Downloads
Kidanemariam Abreha Gebretsadik and Eirik Romstad
World librarians: A socio-technical system providing library search services to offline schools and libraries in Malawi Downloads
Charles M. Schweik, Carl Meyer, Pempho Chinkondenji, Jeremy Smith and Promise Mchenga
Improving living conditions of displacees: A review of the evidence benefit sharing scheme for development induced displacement and resettlement (DIDR) in urban Jakarta Indonesia Downloads
Puput Ichwatus Sholihah and Shaojun Chen
Index-based weather insurance for perennial crops: A case study on insurance supply and demand for cocoa farmers in Ghana Downloads
Lydia Afriyie-Kraft, Astrid Zabel and Lawrence Damnyag
Social sustainability and the argan boom as green development in Morocco Downloads
Wendy Perry
Can climate information salvage livelihoods in arid and semiarid lands? An evaluation of access, use and impact in Namibia Downloads
Zachary M. Gitonga, Martine Visser and Chalmers Mulwa
The insertion of Mexico into the global value chain of berries Downloads
María Guadalupe González-Ramírez, Vinicio Horacio Santoyo-Cortés, José Jaime Arana-Coronado and Manrrubio Muñoz-Rodríguez
Resilience capacities and household nutrition in the presence of shocks. Evidence from Malawi Downloads
Conrad Murendo, Grace Kairezi and Kizito Mazvimavi
Citizen participation dilemmas in water governance: An empirical case of Kumasi, Ghana Downloads
Michael Odei Erdiaw-Kwasie, Matthew Abunyewah, Joseph Edusei and Emmanuel Buernor Alimo
Local incentive structures and the constitution of community-based enterprises in the forest Downloads
Silvia Pinheiro, Maria L. Granados and Manaira Assunção
Participation in UTZ-RA voluntary cocoa certification scheme and its impact on smallholder welfare: Evidence from Ghana Downloads
Mubarak Iddrisu, Robert Aidoo and Camillus Abawiera Wongnaa
Vulnerability mapping: A conceptual framework towards a context-based approach to women’s empowerment Downloads
Christie M. Gressel, Tarek Rashed, Laura Aswati Maciuika, Srividya Sheshadri, Christopher Coley, Sreeram Kongeseri and Rao R Bhavani
Female matters: Impact of a workfare program on intra-household female decision-making in rural India Downloads
Anirudh Tagat
Dissemination and perception of adaptation co-benefits: Insights from the coastal area of Bangladesh Downloads
Syed Mahbubur Rahman and Akihisa Mori
Why fungibility of development aid can be good news: Pakistan case study Downloads
Zunera Rana and Dirk-Jan Koch
Strategy for the development of agro-based clusters Downloads
Keijiro Otsuka and Mubarik Ali
Understanding the past to plan for the future: The small-scale fisheries at Ilha Grande Bay, Brazil Downloads
Rodrigo Rodrigues De Freitas, Cristiana Simão Seixas and Sônia Regina Da Cal Seixas
Does the microcredit intervention change the life of the low- and middle-income households in rural Vietnam? Evidence from panel data Downloads
Nguyen Dinh Dao
Women’s approach to farming in the context of feminization of agriculture: A case study from the middle hills of Nepal Downloads
Kc Bhawana and Digby Race
A longitudinal study of agriculture households in Indonesia: The effect of land and labor mobility on welfare and poverty dynamics Downloads
Faizal Moeis, Teguh Dartanto, Jossy Prananta Moeis and Mohamad Ikhsan
Information acquisition and the adoption of a new rice variety towards the development of sustainable agriculture in rural villages in Central Vietnam Downloads
Thi Quynh Anh Le, Yasuharu Shimamura and Hiroyuki Yamada
The Flyer’s dilemma and the Logger’s case for climate justice Downloads
Matthew Jurjonas and Lesly Aldana
To what extent should farm households diversify? Implications on multidimensional poverty in Ghana Downloads
Gilbert Dagunga, Micheal Ayamga and Gideon Danso-Abbeam
Caste-ing wider nets of credit: A mixed methods analysis of informal lending and caste relations in Bihar Downloads
Madhulika Khanna and Shruti Majumdar
Designing pro-poor mobile financial services: Learning from the financial diaries of urban poor in India Downloads
Raman Saxena and Ravi Mokashi Punekar
The most marginalized people in Uganda? Alternative realities of Batwa at Bwindi Impenetrable National Park Downloads
Christine Ampumuza, Martijn Duineveld and René van der Duim
Addressing gendered varietal and trait preferences in West African maize Downloads
Amare Tegbaru, Abebe Menkir, Mohamed Nasser Baco, Latifou Idrisou, Dioukou Sissoko, Ayinde O. Eyitayo, Tsedeke Abate and Abdoulaye Tahirou
Aid to Africa’s agriculture towards building physical capital: Empirical evidence and implications for post-COVID-19 food insecurity Downloads
Edward Asiedu, Sylvester S. Sadekla and Godfred A. Bokpin
Adapting to drought and extreme climate: Hunger Safety Net Programme, Kenya Downloads
Carol Maione
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