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2018

Gender, intra-household food allocation and social change in two Himalayan communities in Nepal

Madjdian, D., 2018, Diversity and change in food wellbeing: Cases from Southeast Asia and Nepal. Niehof, A., Gartaula, H. N. & Ouetulio-Navarra, M. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 153-175 22 p.

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Open Access
Nepal
social change
food
gender
nutrition
2017

Facing climate change in burundi with an integrated agricultural and health insurance approach

Ndagijimana, M., van Asseldonk, M. A. P. M., Kessler, C. A., Habonimana, O. & Houtekamer-van Dam, A., 2017, The state of microinsurance: the insider's guide to understanding the sector. Microinsurance Network, p. 32-37 (Microinsurance Network's Annual Journal; no. 3).

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Open Access

Trust in African Villages: Experimental Evidence from Rural Sierra Leone

Hofman, P., Bulte, E. H. & Voors, M. J., 2017, Trust in Social Dilemma's. Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 263-278 (Human Cooperation).

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Trust game
Trustworthiness
Sierra Leone
Africa
Correlates
2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cash-Based Versus Water-Based Payment for Environmental Services in the Uplands of Northern Vietnam: Potential Farmers' Participation Using Farm Modeling

Jourdain, D., Boere, E., van den Berg, M., Dinh Quang, D., Phuc Thanh, C. & Affholder, F., 2016, Upland Natural Resources and Social Ecological Systems in Northern Vietnam. Elsevier Inc. Academic Press, Vol. 2. p. 43-62

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farm
modeling
terrace
water
reforestation

Cournot, a non-strategic economist

Haagsma, R., 2016, Equilibrium Theory for Cournot Oligopolies and Related Games. Bern, Switzerland: Springer, p. 15-29 15 p.

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Economists
Acceptance
Mathematical Methods

Not the Usual Suspects: Environmental Impacts of Migration in Ghana’s Forest-Savanna Transition Zone

van der Geest, K., Burger, K., Yelfaanibe, A. & Dietz, T., 2016, Land Restoration: Reclaiming Landscapes for a Sustainable Future. Chabay, I., Frick, M. & Helgeson, J. (eds.). Elsevier Inc. Academic Press, p. 463-481

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land degradation
savanna
transition zone
environmental impact
farm

Private Versus Communal Tenure Systems in Gum Arabic Collection

Mujawamariya, G. & Burger, C. P. J., 2016, Dryland Forests: Management and Social Diversity in Africa and Asia. Bose, P. & van Dijk, H. (eds.). Springer International Publishing Switzerland, p. 53-69

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Tenure
Resources
Senegal
Labor
Probit model

Quality management in supply chains of non-timber forest products: The case of gum arabic in Senegal

Mujawamariya, G., Burger, K. & D'Haese, M., 4 Apr 2016, Quality and Innovation in Food Chains: Lessons and insights from Africa. Bijman, J. & Bitzer, V. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 237-254 18 p.

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Open Access
Gum Arabic
Senegal
nontimber forest products
gum arabic
Quality management

Social capital and agricultural cooperatives: experimental evidence from Ethiopia

Groot Kormelinck, A., Plaisier, C., Muradian, R. & Ruben, R., 2016, Cooperatives, Economic Democratization and Rural Development. Bijman, J., Muradian, R. & Schuurman, J. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Toward an African Green Revolution? An Anthropology of Rice Research in Sierra Leone

Richards, P., 2016, The Ecology of Practice: Studies of Food Crop Production in Sub-Saharan West Africa. Nyerges, A. E. (ed.). New York: Taylor and Francis, Vol. 12. p. 201-252 52 p. (Food and Nutrition in history and anthropology).

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Sierra Leone
anthropology
farmer
Southeast Asia
productivity

Towards achieving sustainable market access by South African smallholder deciduous fruit producers: the road ahead

Grwambi, B., Ingenbleek, P. T. M., Obi, A., Schipper, R. A. & van Trijp, J. C. M., 2016, Quality and Innovation in Food Chains: Lessons and insights from Africa. Bijman, J. & Bitzer, V. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 161-185

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Open Access
Market value
Smallholders
Market access
Roads
Fruit
2015

Aid and microfinance

Hermes, N. & Lensink, R., 30 Oct 2015, Handbook on the Economics of Foreign Aid. Arvin, B. M. & Lew, B. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 577-598

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microfinance
financial service
funding
Microfinance institutions
Microfinance

Evaluating Value Chain Development Programs: Assessing Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Equity Effects of Contract Choice

Ruben, R., 2015, Poverty, Inequality, and Evaluation: Changing Perspectives. Rist, R. C., Martin, F. P. & Fernandez, A. M. (eds.). World Bank, p. 39-55

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Equity
Value chain
Contract choice
Transaction costs
Guarantee
1 Citation (Scopus)

Impact of multiple certification on smallholder coffee farmers’ livelihoods: evidence from southern Ethiopia

Woubie, A. A., Muradian, R. & Ruben, R., 2015, Coffee certification in East Africa: impact on farms, families and cooperatives. Ruben, R. & Hoebink, P. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 127-148

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certification
livelihood
Ethiopia
farmers
world markets

Introduction: Coffee certification in East Africa – searching for impact

Ruben, R. & Hoebink, P., 2015, Coffee certification in East Africa: impact on farms, families and cooperatives. Ruben, R. & Hoebink, P. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 23-52

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certification
Eastern Africa
stakeholders
markets
1 Citation (Scopus)

Maintaining sustainable livelihoods: effects of Utz certification on market access, risk reduction and livelihood strategies of Kenyan coffee farmers

Ruben, R. & Schoonhoven-Speijer, M., 2015, Coffee certification in East Africa: impact on farms, families and cooperatives. Ruben, R. & Hoebink, P. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 149-174

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Livelihood strategies
Coffee
Agriculture
Sustainable livelihoods
Market access

Modelling of Catastrophic Farm Risks Using Sparse Data

Ogurtsov, V., van Asseldonk, M. A. P. M. & Huirne, R. B. M., 2015, Handbook of Operations Research in Agriculture and the Agri-Food Industry. Plà-Aragone, L. M. (ed.). New York: Springer New York LLC, Vol. 224. p. 259-275 (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science; no. 224).

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Joint distribution
Farm
Modeling
Programming
Functional form
2014

Capacity strengthening in food policy research: what works?

Kuyvenhoven, A., 2014, Real and Integer. Thirty Essays on Economics, Development and Michiel Keyzer. Merbis, M. & van Wesenbeeck, L. (eds.). Amsterdam: VU Amsterdam, SOW, p. 71-76

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Factors Influencing the Adoption of Improved Rice Varieties in Rwanda: An Application of the Conditional Logit Model (CLM)

Mutware, J. S. & Burger, C. P. J., 2014, Challenges and Opportunities for Agricultural Intensification of the Humid Highland Systems of Sub-Saharan Africa. Vanlauwe, B., van Asten, P. & Blomme, G. (eds.). Springer, p. 267-280 400 p.

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Informality and Public-Private Partnerships in Waste and Sanitation Management

Burger, C. P. J. & Katusiimeh, M. W., 2014, Urban Waste and Sanitation Services in East Africa. Harnessing Social and Technical Diversity for Sustainable Development. van Vliet, B. & van Buuren, J. (eds.). Routledge, p. 67-82 176 p.

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2012

The Impact of International Remittances on Income, Work Efforts, Poverty and Inequality: Evidence for Vietnam Household Living Standard Surveys

Viet Cuong, N., van den Berg, M. M. & Lensink, R., 2012, Banking the World: Empirical Foundations of Financial Inclusion. Cull, R. J., Demirguc-Kunt, A. & Morduch, J. (eds.). MIT Press, p. 267-304 504 p.

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2011

Developing countries and EU agricultural and food policy

Kuyvenhoven, A. & Stolwijk, H., 2011, EU policy for agriculture, food and rural areas; 2nd revised edition. Oskam, A. J., Meester, G. & Silvis, H. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 121-138 443 p.

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Gum Collection and Collectors’ Choice of Selling Outlet in Senegal

Mujawamariya, G., D'Haese, M. F. C. & Burger, C. P. J., 2011, Gum Arabic. Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 89-98 350 p.

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Senegal
Local markets
Non-timber forest products
Sudan
Food industry
1 Citation (Scopus)

Notes on Some Theories of Giffen Behaviour

Haagsma, R., 2011, New Insights into the Theory of Giffen Goods. Heijman, W. J. M. & van Mouche, P. H. M. (eds.). Berlin, p. 5-19 171 p. (Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems; no. 655).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Social Investment in Microfinance: The Trade-Off Between Risk, Return and Outreach to the Poor

Galema, R. & Lensink, B. W., 2011, Handbook of Microfinance. Armendáriz, B. & Labie, M. (eds.). New York: World Scientific Publishing, p. 367-382 704 p.

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2010

Developing countries and EU agricultural and food policy: opportunities and threats

Kuyvenhoven, A. & Stolwijk, H., 2010, EU policy for agriculture, food and rural areas. Oskam, A. J., Meester, G. & Silvis, H. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 117-134 443 p.

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Impact of soil and water conservation investments on agricultural development in West China

Heerink, N., Li, R., Feng, S., Lu, K. & Bao, X., 2010, Economic Transition and Natural Resource Management in East and Southeast Asia. Beckmann, V., Dung, N. H., Shi, X., Spoor, M. & Wesseler, J. (eds.). Aachen, Germany: Shaker, p. 67-94 410 p.

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Land tenure reforms and land conservation investments in China - a theoretical analysis

Ma, X., Wesseler, J. H. H., Heerink, N. & Qu, F., 2010, World Association of Soil and Water Conservation (WASWC), Combating Land Degradation in Agricultural Areas. Berlin, Germany: Springer, p. 993-997

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Natural hazards, poverty traps and adaptive livelihoods in Nicaragua

van den Berg, M. M. & Burger, C. P. J., 2010, The Social and Behavioural Aspects of Climate Change. Martens, P. (ed.). Sheffield, UK: Greenleaf Publishing, p. 96-114 312 p.

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Rural household energy consumption and choice: A case study of Nanjing, Jiangsu Provice, China

Shi, L., Shi, X., Heerink, N. & Feng, S., 2010, Economic Transition and Natural Resource Management in East and Southeast Asia. Beckmann, V., Dung, N. H., Shi, X., Spoor, M. & Wesseler, J. (eds.). Aachen, Germany: Shaker, p. 187-208 410 p.

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2009

Hebben internationale grondstoffenorganisaties nog toekomst?

Burger, C. P. J., 2009, Van boterberg naar biobased. De Nederlandse landbouw in perspectief. Peerlings, J. & Gardebroek, C. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 109-122 256 p.

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Lessons on Land Management

Zaal, F. & Burger, C. P. J., 2009, Sustainable Land Management in the Tropics: Explaining the Miracle. Burger, C. P. J. & Zaal, F. (eds.). Farnham, England, p. 171-181 (International Land Management Series).

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Managing Wildlife Damage to Agriculture in Bhutan: Conflicts, Costs and Compromise

Ura, K., Stringer, R. & Bulte, E. H., 2009, Payment for Environmental Services in Agricultural Landscapes. Lipper, L., Sakuyama, T., Stringer, R. & Zilberman, D. (eds.). p. 255-274 284 p. (Natural Resource Management and Policy; no. 31).

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agriculture
damage
crop
cost
livestock

More Market, Less Poverty, Less Erosion? The Case of Benin

Gandonou, E. & Burger, C. P. J., 2009, Sustainable Land Management in the Tropics: Explaining the Miracle. Burger, C. P. J. & Zaal, F. (eds.). Farham, England, p. 103-125 (International Land Management Series).

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Transition as Induced Innovation

Burger, C. P. J., 2009, Sustainable Land Management in the Tropics: Explaining the Miracle. Burger, C. P. J. & Zaal, F. (eds.). Farnham, England, p. 157-171 226 p. (International Land Management Series).

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Willingness to pay for water and water rights definition: study among smallholder irrigators in Limpopo Province, South Africa

Speelman, S., D'Haese, M. F. C., Frija, A., Farolfi, S. & D'Haese, L., 2009, Water Resources Management V. Brebbia, C. A. (ed.). p. 341-352 624 p. (WIT Transactions on; no. 125).

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willingness to pay
smallholder
water
water use
Africa
2008

A Bargaining Model of Migration: Getting the permission of the farm household

Mensah-Bonsu, A. & Burger, C. P. J., 2008, Economics of Poverty, Environment and Natural-Resource Use. Dellink, R. B. & Ruijs, A. (eds.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands, p. 185-209 210 p. (Wageningen UR Frontis Series; no. 25).

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Open Access

Does Financial Liberalization Influence Saving, Investment and Economic Growth? Evidence from 25 Emerging Market Economies, 1973-96

Lensink, B. W. & Hermes, N., 2008, Financial Development, Institutions, Growth and Poverty Reduction. Guha-Khasnobis, B. & Mavrotas, G. (eds.). New York, p. 164-190 344 p. (Studies in Development Economics and Policy).

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Land and labor market imperfections and allocative efficiency in Chinese agriculture

Feng, S., Heerink, N. & Ruben, R., 2008, Poverty reduction strategy in the new millennium - Emerging issues, experiences and lessons. Zhang, L. & Fan, S. (eds.). Beijing, China: China Financial and Economic Publishing House, p. 159-179 734 p.

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Ontwikkelingslanden en het EU landbouw- en voedselbeleid

Kuyvenhoven, A. & Stolwijk, H., 2008, EU-beleid voor landbouw, voedsel en groen. Meester, G., Oskam, A. & Silvis, H. (eds.). Wageningen, p. 187-210 428 p. (2e druk).

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Remittances and Financial Inclusion in Development

Lensink, B. W. & Toxopeus, H. S., 2008, Development Finance in the Global Economy: The Road Ahead. Addison, T. & Mavratos, G. (eds.). p. 236-263 320 p. (Studies in Development Economics and Policy).

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The Determinants of Loan Contracts to Business Firms: Empirical Evidence from a Private Bank in Vietnam

Lensink, B. W. & Pham, T. T. T., 2008, Domestic Resource Mobilization and Financial Development. Mavrotas, G. (ed.). New York, p. 229-265 312 p. (Studies in Development and Policy).

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2007

Agricultural Technology and Nitrogen Pollution in Southeast China

van den Berg, M. M., Wang Guanghuo & Roetter, R. P., 2007, Dragons with Clay Feet? Transition, Sustainable Land Use, and Rural Environment in China and Vietnam. Spoor, M., Heerink, N. & Qu, F. (eds.). Lanham, Maryland, USA, p. 293-308 356 p. (Rural economies in transition).

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Comparing individual and collective group contracts in the fresh peppermarket in Costa Rica: a simulation approach

Saénz-Segura, F., D'Haese, M. F. C., Schipper, R. A. & Ruben, R., 2007, Tropical food chains. Ruben, R., Martinus, M., van Tilburg, A. & Trienekens, J. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 169-188 309 p.

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Conclusions

Bijman, J., Ton, G. & Oorthuizen, J., 2007, Producer Organisations and Market Chains: Facilitating Trajectories of Change in Developing Countries. Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 299-308 320 p.

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Cultivated land change in transitional China: Implications for grain self-sufficiency and environmental sustainability

Tan, S., Heerink, N. & Qu, F., 2007, Development economics between markets and institutions - Incentives for growth, food security and sustainable use of the environment. Bulte, E. & Ruben, R. (eds.). Wageningen, The Netherlands, p. 223-242 447 p. (Mansholt publication series; no. 4).

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of market outlet choice for mango producers in Costa Rica

Zúñiga-Arias, G. & Ruben, R., 2007, Tropical food chains: Governance regimes for quality magement. Ruben, R., van Boekel, T., van Tilburg, A. & Trienekens, J. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 47-67 299 p.

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Development strategies for less-favoured countries

Hazell, P., Ruben, R., Kuyvenhoven, A. & Jansen, H. P. G., 2007, Development economics between markets and institutions - Incentives for growth, food security and sustainable use of the environment. Bulte, E. & Ruben, R. (eds.). Wageningen, The Netherlands, p. 121-139 447 p. (Mansholt publication series; no. 4).

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Emission inventories

Luesink, H. H. & Kruseman, G., 2007, Ammonia; the case of The Netherlands. Starmans, D. A. J. & Van der Hoek, K. W. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 45-69 204 p.

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Experience and challenges in rural microfinance

Moll, H. A. J., 2007, Development economics between markets and institutions: incentives for growth, food security and sustainable use of the environment. Bulte, E. & Ruben, R. (eds.). Wageningen, p. 367-385 447 p. (Mansholt Publication Series; no. 4).

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