1993 …2019

Research output per year

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Research Output

2019

Community-based finance and Climate-Smart Agriculture

Recha, J., Radeny, M., Ndagijimana, M., Kessler, C. A., Deering, K., Girvetz, E., Hella, J., Karanja, S., Masoud, T., Osiemo, J., van Wesenbeeck, L., Oostendorp, R., Gathiaka, J., Mulwa, R., Wattel, C. J., Pamuk, H., Ruben, R. & van Asseldonk, M. A. P. M., 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access

Community-based finance and Climate-Smart Agriculture

van Asseldonk, M. A. P. M., Ndagijimana, M., Kessler, C. A., Deering, K., Girvetz, E., Hella, J., Karanja, S., Masoud, T., Osiemo, J., van Wesenbeeck, L., Oostendorp, R., Recha, J., Radeny, M., Gathiaka, J., Mulwa, R., Wattel, C. J., Pamuk, H. & Ruben, R., 2019, The 5th Global Science Conference on Climate-Smart Agriculture 2019, 8-10 October 2019, Bali, Indonesia: Abstract Book. Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), p. 64-65

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingAbstract

Open Access

Disentangling Poor Smallhold: er Farmers’ Risk Preferences and Time Horizons: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Ethiopia

Alemayehu, M., Beuving, J. & Ruben, R., Jul 2019, In : European Journal of Development Research. 31, 3, p. 558-580

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Effective incentives for CSA adoption

Girvetz, E., van Asseldonk, M. A. P. M., Pamuk, H., Wattel, C. J. & Ruben, R., 2019, The 5th Global Science Conference on Climate-Smart Agriculture 2019, 8-10 October 2019, Bali, Indonesia: Abstract Book. Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), p. 91-91

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingAbstract

Open Access

Effective incentives for CSA adoption

Girvetz, E., van Asseldonk, M. A. P. M., Pamuk, H., Wattel, C. J. & Ruben, R., 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access

Food system innovations for healthier diets in low and middle-income countries

de Brauw, A., van den Berg, M. M., Brouwer, I. D., Snoek, H. M., Vignola, R., Melesse, M. B., Lochetti, G., van Wagenberg, C. P. A., Lundy, M., Maître d'Hôtel, E. & Ruben, R., Mar 2019, CGIAR, 39 p.

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

Open Access

Gender Segregation and Income Differences in Nicaragua

Herrera, C., Dijkstra, G. & Ruben, R., 2019, In : Feminist Economics. 25, 3, p. 144-170 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

How to feed the world in 2050: Finding answers together

Ruben, R., 11 Jul 2019

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual ProductsOther research output

Open Access

Repairing food systems failures: Policies, Innovations & Partnerships

Ruben, R., 31 Jan 2019

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/siteProfessional

Open Access
2018

Análisis Integral de la cadena de valor del café en Honduras: Informe final

Ruben, R., Sfez, P., Pensioen, T. & Meneses, N., Mar 2018, Wageningen: Wageningen University & Research. 152 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

Coffee value chain analysis in the southern highlands of Tanzania: Final report

Ruben, R., Allen, C., Boureima, F., Gongwe Mhando, D. & Dijkxhoorn, Y., Sep 2018, Wageningen: Wageningen University & Research. 155 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

Rural Finance to Support Climate Change Adaptation: Experiences, Lessons and Policy Perspectives

Ruben, R., Wattel, C. & Van Asseldonk, M., 28 Nov 2018, The Climate-Smart Agriculture Papers: Investigating the Business of a Productive, Resilient and Low Emission Future. Rosenstock, T. S., Nowak, A. & Girvetz, E. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 301-313

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access

The challenge of food systems research: What difference does it make?

Ruben, R., Verhagen, J. & Plaisier, C., 31 Dec 2018, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 11, 1, 171.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

The food systems approach: sustainable solutions for a sufficient supply of healthy food

van Berkum, S., Dengerink, J. & Ruben, R., Jun 2018, The Hague: Wageningen Economic Research. 29 p. (Wageningen Economic Research memorandum; no. 2018-064)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

The Long Shadow of Faith-based Social Networks on Agricultural Performance: Evidence from Ethiopian Apple Growers

Alemu, S. H., van Kempen, L. & Ruben, R., Apr 2018, In : European Journal of Development Research. 30, 2, p. 297-319

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

The Multidimensional Nature of Women's Empowerment: Beyond the Economic Approach

Bayissa, F. W., Smits, J. & Ruben, R., May 2018, In : Journal of International Development. 30, 4, p. 661-690

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Women Empowerment Through Self-Help Groups: The Bittersweet Fruits of Collective Apple Cultivation in Highland Ethiopia

Alemu, S. H., Van Kempen, L. & Ruben, R., 2018, In : Journal of Human Development and Capabilities. 19, 3, p. 308-330

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Assessing IDH’s contribution to public good impacts at scale: Baseline report on the existing evidence behind the IDH impact story

Waarts, Y. R., Basso, K., Ton, G., Kusters, C. S. L., Lahr, J., Kruijne, R., Arets, E. J. M. M., Dengerink, J., Bolhuis, A., Klaver, D. C., Wattel, C. J., Weituschat, S., Heemskerk, J., Tholen, J. & Ruben, R., 27 Jan 2017, Wageningen University & Research. 140 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
Open Access
Open Access

Disentangling agronomic and economic yield gaps: An integrated framework and application

van Dijk, M., Morley, T., Jongeneel, R., van Ittersum, M., Reidsma, P. & Ruben, R., 2017, In : Agricultural Systems. 154, p. 90-99

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
21 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Group versus individual risk choices in female workgroups in Ethiopia

Bayissa, F. W., Smits, J. & Ruben, R., 1 Sep 2017, In : Group Dynamics. 21, 3, p. 148-158 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

How African Households Shop: Evidence from Dairy Chains in Ethiopia

Bekele, A. D., Beuving, J. & Ruben, R., 2017, In : European Journal of Development Research. 29, 4, p. 806-826

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

How do health information and sensory attributes influence consumer choice for dairy products? Evidence from a field experiment in Ethiopia

Bekele, A. D., Beuving, J. & Ruben, R., 2017, In : International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management. 34, 5, p. 667-683

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact assessment of commodity standards: Towards inclusive value chains

Ruben, R., 2017, In : Enterprise Development and Microfinance. 28, 1-2, p. 82-97

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

Knowledge systems and value chain integration: the case of linseed production in Ethiopia

Chagwiza, C., Muradian, R. & Ruben, R., 2017, In : Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension. 23, 5, p. 443-459

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Post-harvest loss reduction: a value chain perspective on the role of post-harvest management in attaining economically and environmentally sustainable food chains

van Gogh, B., Boerrigter, H., Noordam, M., Ruben, R. & Timmermans, T., 2017, Wageningen: Wageningen Food & Biobased Research. 35 p. (Wageningen Food & Biobased Research report; no. 1751)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

Quality upgrading in ethiopian dairy value chains: dovetailing upstream and downstream perspectives

Ruben, R., Dekeba Bekele, A. & Megersa Lenjiso, B., 2017, In : Review of Social Economy. 75, 3, p. 296-317

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Towards an inclusive and sustainable economy

van Meijl, H., Ruben, R. & Reinhard, S., 2017, Wageningen: Wageningen University & Research. 44 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

Understanding the Sustainability of Private Development Initiatives: What Kind of Difference Do They Make?

Kinsbergen, S., Schulpen, L. & Ruben, R., 2017, In : Forum for Development Studies. 44, 2, p. 223-248

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)

Value chain laboratory : alternative evaluation method for assessing value chain dynamics

Dijkxhoorn, Y., Plaisier, C., van Wagenberg, C., Verwaart, T., Verstegen, J., Ruben, R. & Oldenhof, R., 2017, Wageningen: Wageningen Eonomic Research. 75 p. (Wageningen Eonomic Research report; no. 2017-031)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

Water-food-energy nexus: A quick scan

Reinhard, S., Verhagen, J., Wolters, W. & Ruben, R., 2017, Wageningen: Wageningen Economic Research. 23 p. (Wageningen Economic Research menorandum; no. 2017-096)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
2016

Constraining Is Enabling? Exploring the Influence of National Context on Civil Society Strength

Kamstra, J., Pelzer, B., Elbers, W. & Ruben, R., 2016, In : VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations. p. 1023-1044 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Cooperative membership and dairy performance among smallholders in Ethiopia

Chagwiza, C., Muradian, R. & Ruben, R., 2016, In : Food Policy. 59, p. 165-173

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

44 Citations (Scopus)

Fairtrade certification in the banana hired labour sector

van Rijn, F. C., Judge, L. O., Fort, R., Koster, T., Waarts, Y. R. & Ruben, R., 2016, Wageningen: LEI Wageningen UR. 146 p. (LEI report; no. 2015-056)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

Food choices in Ethiopia: Does nutritional information matter?

Bekele, A. D., Beuving, J. & Ruben, R., 2016, In : International Journal of Consumer Studies. 40, 6, p. 625-634

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Smallholder Milk Market Participation and Intra-household Time Allocation in Ethiopia

Megersa Lenjiso, B., Smits, J. & Ruben, R., 2016, In : European Journal of Development Research. 28, 5, p. 808-825

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Ambivalent Impact of Coffee Certification on Farmers' Welfare: A Matched Panel Approach for Cooperatives in Central Kenya

van Rijsbergen, B., Elbers, W., Ruben, R. & Njuguna, S. N., 1 Jan 2016, In : World Development. 77, p. 277-292 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

44 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of household farming systems on dietary diversity and caloric intake: the case of Uganda

Linderhof, V. G. M., Powell, J. P., Vignes, R. & Ruben, R., 2016. 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference paper

Open Access

Transforming Gender Relations through the Market: Smallholder Milk Market Participation and Women`s Intra-household Bargaining Power in Ethiopia

Lenjiso, B. M., Smits, J. & Ruben, R., 2016, In : Journal of Development Studies. 52, 7, p. 1002-1018

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Coffee certification in East Africa: Impact on farms, families and cooperatives

Ruben, R. & Hoebink, P., 2015, Wageningen Academic Publishers. 264 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingAcademicpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

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

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Gender Systems and Women’s Labor Force Participation in the Salmon Industry in Chiloé, Chile

Ramirez, E. & Ruben, R., 2015, In : World Development. 73, p. 96-104

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

How does the fruit and vegetable sector contribute to food and nutrition security?

Joosten, F. J., Dijkxhoorn, Y., Sertse, Y. & Ruben, R., 2015, Wageningen: LEI Wageningen UR. 57 p. (Nota / LEI; no. 2015-076)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access