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Zambia: Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Rural Transformation
Despite extensive research into rural development in sub-Saharan Africa, little is known aboutstructural transformation1 in rural areas on the continent. Zambia was chosen as one of threecase study countries2 in order to ...
Einzelbetriebliche Auswirkungen politischer Strukturreformen in der Landwirtschaft
Erste empirische Erkenntnisse
Die einzelbetrieblichen Auswirkungen politischer Reformen beschäftigen (Agrar)Ökonomen seit Langem und sind aufgrund der anstehenden Reform der gemeinsamen EU-Agrarpolitik in 2014 hoch aktuell. In diesem Beitrag werden ...
The market power of OPEC
Implications for the world market price of oil
This paper analytically addresses the question, to which degree the market power of OPEC is the key reason for the world market price of crude oil to exceed marginal extraction costs. Describing the various determinants ...
Quality falls from Kyrgyz trees! Do consumers know?
Research on supporting food safety compliance to facilitate market access for Kyrgyz SMEs and economic opportunities for Jalal-Abad / Kyrgyzstan
This report describes the SLE study concerning quality infrastructure in three value chains and its potential to contributing to economic growth in southern Kyrgyzstan. In the context of GIZ’s Sustainable Economic ...
Land Corruption Risk Mapping
Developing a handbook on how to identify and tackle corruption risks in land governance
In 2016, the Centre for Rural Development – commissioned by Transparency International – developed a Handbook on Land Corruption Risk Mapping, which helps NGOs, governmental institutions, and other actors to systematically ...
Handbook on land corruption risk mapping
How to identify and tackle corruption risks in land governance
Corruption in land governance is a significant problem in many countries, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa. It leads to insecure tenure rights, and thus contributes to non-sustainable use of land, food insecurity, ...
Testing for Regional Convergence of Agricultural Land Prices
The focus of this paper is on spatial market integration in agricultural land markets. We scrutinize the applicability of the law of one price to land markets and distinguish between absolute and relative versions of this ...