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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
Intergenerational determinants of occupational choice: The case of international labor migration from Nepal
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2013
We study the deep determinants of occupational choice, with a focus on what appears to be a particularly profitable pathway out of poverty, overseas labor ...
Livelihood strategies, poverty trap, Nepal
Journal Article | Jan 2012
We illustrate how a national household survey can be applied to analyse a subject that requires data from a small sub-sample. Even for small sub-samples ...
data-issues, occupational choice, Malawi
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
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
CMI Report | Jan 2005
The Chr Michelsen Institute (CMI) (Lead agency), Copenhagen Development Consultants (Copenhagen DC) and the German Association of Development Consultants ...
Afghanistan, Education, Environment, Gender, Health, Livelihoods, Water, Sanitation, Aid evaluation
CMI Report | Jan 2000
This brief discussion note is focusing on major policy issues confronting Tanzania when aiming at a substantial reduction in poverty level over the next ...
Poverty reduction, Government policy, Tanzania, Africa: Tanzania
Transforming Pastoralism: A Case Study of the Rufa'a al Hoi Ethnic Group in the Blue Nile State, Sudan
Sudan Working Paper | Feb 2008
The pastoral sector in Sudan in general and in the Blue Nile State in particular has been marginalized and impoverished as a result of detrimental state ...
Book Review | Jan 2004
Review of Karen Tranberg-Hansen and Mariken Vaa (Eds.) Reconsidering Informality: Perspectives from urban Africa. Uppsala, The Nordic Africa Institute, ...
Informal economy, urban planning, Africa, Africa
Report in External Series | Nov 2014
Empirical studies in the migration literature indicate that migration is often welfare improving for the migrant. But it is also possible that youth migrants ...
migration, youth, unemployment, rural-urban, Ethiopia, Africa
Rational choice and the problem of institutions. A discussion of rational choice institutionalism and its application by Robert Bates
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
The paper discusses and reviews various directions within new institutional economics. A central question of concern is whether theories of institutionalism ...
Journal Article | Jun 2012
While there is a connection between climate variability and conflict in Sudan, the effects are played out in interaction with other conflict-promoting ...
Journal Article | Jan 1999
Social choice theory Bertil Tungodden Sosialøkonomen bertil tungodden bertil tungodden
Journal Article | Jan 1995
Is rational choice institutionalism useful for development studies? Lise Rakner Forum for Developme
DERAP Publication | Jan 1986
Poverty, choice and human rights in rural Bangladesh Alan Smith DERAP Publication Asia: Bangladesh
Journal Article | Sep 2011
Distributive interdependencies in liberal egalitarianism Alexander Wright Cappelen, Bertil Tungodde
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
Choices for the poor. Lessons from national poverty strategies Alf Morten Jerve et al. (eds.) al
Choice of irrigation technology in Bangladesh: Implications for dependency relationships between rich and poor farmers
Journal Article | Jan 1979
Choice of irrigation technology in Bangladesh: Implications for dependency relationships between ri
News | 9 Jan 2013
Astri Suhrke receives award for her book When more is less. The international project in Afghanistan.
News | 28 Aug 2014
Family planning policies have been implemented around the world for decades, but with limited results. This is also the case in Tanzania where school dropout is a big problem and the majority of girls get pregnant by the age of 20. What are they doing wrong?