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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 ...
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, ...
Livelihood strategies, poverty trap, Nepal
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 ...
migration, youth, unemployment, rural-urban, Ethiopia, Africa
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 ...
data-issues, occupational choice, Malawi
News | 13 Oct 2010
Read the public address of Gen Salva Kiir Mayardit on his return from the official visit to the United States of America.
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?
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 ...
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 ...
CMI Brief | Aug 2016
All over the world, there are gatekeepers with the power to facilitate – or restrict – peoples’ access. We have studied the ...
women, politics, political parties, 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 ...
Livelihoods, Non-farm employment, Multinomial-logit, Malawi, , Jel-classification: D130, O120, Q120
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 ...
Livelihoods, non-farm employment, multinomial-logit, Malawi
Economist focusing on jobs, entrepreneurship, land policy and youth.
youth, migration, entrepreneurship, labor market, income diversification, land policy, employment, unemployment, jobs, Africa, SSA, Ethiopia, climate change, Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania, Africa
News | 28 Oct 2013
In Tanzania, there is a striking increase in the number of girls who get pregnant from the ages 16 to 20. Among 16 year olds, 11 percent get pregnant, whereas 61 percent of the 20 year old girls start childbearing. Why do so many girls have babies when they are this young? How does this affect their economic situation and possibilities of entering the job market?
CMI Report | Jan 2005
The Chr Michelsen Institute (CMI) (Lead agency), Copenhagen Development Consultants (Copenhagen DC) and the German Association of Development ...
Afghanistan, Education, Environment, Gender, Health, Livelihoods, Water, Sanitation, Aid evaluation
News | 9 Jan 2013
Astri Suhrke receives award for her book When more is less. The international project in Afghanistan.
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 ...
Project | Jan 2012 - Dec 2013
The project examines the underlying changes in economic and social conditions in Nepal and their relationship to the political transformation ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2019
In the Darfur Region of Sudan, patterns of livestock mobility and livelihood systems are continually adapting and transforming themselves in ...
Event | 13 Feb 2014
Economic experiments have become extremely influential in economics, by enriching both our understanding of individual motivation and rationality.
Book Review | Jan 2004
Review of Karen Tranberg-Hansen and Mariken Vaa (Eds.) Reconsidering Informality: Perspectives from urban Africa. Uppsala, The Nordic Africa ...
Informal economy, urban planning, Africa, Africa