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Project | Oct 2009 - Feb 2014
We explore how a new female labor market emerging through the government supported establishment of rose farms in Ethiopia affects income, consumption, ...
Journal Article | Jul 2012
We study rural employment transitions in Ethiopia between farming and both low- and high-return nonfarm employment. We find that initial asset holdings ...
income diversification, nonfarm employment, livelihood, poverty dynamics, income dynamics, Ethiopia
Commissioned Report | Jun 2008
We present the development of poverty rates for different castes and ethnic groups of Nepal, and find a strong relation between social exclusion, ...
CMI Working Paper | Aug 2009
Livelihood strategies are identified at the household level as a function of assets held, using survey data. Only endowments that are likely to be predetermined ...
Livelihoods, Non-farm employment, Multinomial-logit, Malawi, , Jel-classification: D130, O120, Q120
News | 29 Jun 2012
Name: Merima Ali Research interests: Micro- and small-scale enterprises, cluster development and informal networks Geographical areas: Ethiopia and ...
Journal Article | Mar 2012
We identified livelihood strategies at the household level as a function of assets held using survey data from Malawi. We only included endowments that ...
Livelihoods, non-farm employment, multinomial-logit, Malawi
Journal Article | Dec 2014
This study examines current land access and livelihood choices of rural youth in Southern Ethiopia. We found that youth in rural south have limited access ...
youth livelihood choice, , land access, , non-farm employment, , migration, , Ethiopia, , Africa
Journal Article | Apr 2012
This article examines how clustering affects the entry and exit decisions of farm households into and from nonfarm enterprises in rural Ethiopia. We find ...
Nonfarm enterprises, Clustering, Entry and exit, Household welfare, Africa, Ethiopia
News | 12 Jun 2014
Poverty is in decline in Nepal. Steady economic growth and labour migration is part of the explanation.
Building capacity for development and food security in Malawi. Mid-term review of the Bunda college capacity building programme (BCDP)
CMI Report | Mar 2009
This report presents the findings of a mid-term review Phase III of the Bunda College Capacity Building Programme (BCDP) in Malawi. The efforts during ...
Malawi, Food security, Capacity building, Research
U4 Brief | Nov 2009
The water “business” involves large numbers of consumers using water in different ways including households, industries, and farms. Management ...
natural resource management
Project | Feb - May 2005
This project is an evaluation of NORAD's support to Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi to the tune of NOK 35 million for the period 2001-2004. ...
Evaluation, Agriculture, Malawi
Journal Article | Jul 2014
This paper assesses rural households’ decision to use improved maize varieties in Malawi and examines its impact on household welfare using a three-year ...
improved maize, , technology adoption, , input subsidy, , food security, , Malawi, , Africa
CMI Report | Jan 2005
This report is an evaluation of NORAD's support to Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi to the tune of NOK 35 million for the period 2001-2004. ...
Malawi, Agriculture, Evaluation
Book Chapter | Jan 2016
Diversification of employment in Angola 2002-2014 Arne Wiig, Ivar Kolstad Estudos sobre a diversifi
Diversification, Angola, Employment, Angola, Sub-Saharan-Africa. World
Book Chapter | Jan 1990
This chapter adduces empirical evidence to show that the non-capitalist agricultural sector 'subsidises' industrial wages by relieving the capitalist ...
Labour migration, Remittences, Livelihoods, Kenya
Journal Article | Jun 2019
Research showing that there is strong correlation between increased female labor force participation and women’s political participation is essentially ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1991
Oscillatory labour migration is shown to predominate in the labour market in Kenya. Workers move periodically between the towns and the rural areas where ...
Labour migration, Remittances, Kenya
Journal Article | Dec 2015
Diversification of employment in Angola 2002-2014 Ivar Kolstad, Alves da Rocha, Arne Wiig Lucere -
Book Chapter | Jun 2016
Diversification of employment in Angola 2002-2014 Ivar Kolstad, Alves da Rocha, Arne Wiig Relatório