Department: ZEF B


Bekchanov M, MAH Mondal, A de Alwis, A Mirzabaev. 2019. Why adoption is slow despite promising potential of biogas technology for improving energy security and mitigating climate change in Sri Lanka. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 105: 378-390. Further Information
Bhopal, A., K. Blanchard, R. Weber, V. Murray. 2019. Disasters and Food Security: The Impact on Health. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 33: (Open Access) Further Information
Boboev H., Djanibekov U., Bekchanov M., Lamers J., Toderich K.. 2019. Feasibility of Conservation Agriculture in the Amu Darya River Lowlands, Central Asia. International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability, 17(1): 60-77. Further Information
Fears, R., C. Canales, V. Ter Meulen and J. von Braun. 2019. Transforming food systems to deliver healthy, sustainable diets—the view from the world's science academies. The Lancet Planet Health, . (Open Access) Further Information
Giudice R., J. Börner, S. Wunder and E. Cisneros. 2019. Selection biases and spillovers from collective conservation incentives in the Peruvian Amazon. Environ. Res. Lett., DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aafc83. Further Information
Haddad, S., Britz, W., Börner, J.. 2019. Economic Impacts and Land Use Change from Increasing Demand for Forest Products in the European Bioeconomy: A General Equilibrium Based Sensitivity Analysis. Forests, 10(1). (Open Access) Further Information
Kornher, L., M. Schellhorn and S. Vetter. 2019. Disgusting or Innovative-Consumer Willingness to Pay for Insect Based Burger Patties in Germany. Sustainability, 11(7). Further Information
Miranda Arana; A.J., J. Boerner, M. Kalkuhl and B. Soares-Filho. 2019. Land speculation and conservation policy leakage in Brazil. Environmental Research Letters, . (Open Access) Further Information
Mussa, E.C., A. Mirzabaev. A. Admassie, E. Nshakira-Rukundo and J. von Braun. 2019. Does childhood work impede long-term human capital accumulation? Empirical evidence from rural Ethiopia. International Journal of Educational Development, 66: 234-246. Further Information
Okyere, C. Y. and E. H. Pangaribowo. 2019. Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Practices among Selected Public Basic Schools in Southern Ghana. Ghana Social Science Journal, 15 (2): 90-117. Further Information


Baumüller, H. 2018. The Little We Know: An Exploratory Literature Review on the Utility of Mobile Phone-Enabled Services for Smallholder Farmers. Journal of International Development, 30 (1): 134–154. Further Information
Bekchanov M , A Mirzabaev. 2018. Circular economy of composting in Sri Lanka: Opportunities and challenges for reducing waste related pollution and improving soil health. Journal of Cleaner Production, 202: 1107-1119. Further Information
Bekchanov M., Djanibekov N., J. Lamers. 2018. Water in Central Asia: a cross-cutting management issue. In: Squires V., L. Qi (eds.): Sustainable Land Management in Greater Central Asia: An Integrated and Regional Perspective. Routledge. 211-236. Further Information
Biber-Freudenberger, L., Kumar Basukala, A., Bruckner, M., Börner, J.. 2018. Sustainability Performance of National Bio-Economies. Sustainability, 10(8): 2705. (Open Access) Further Information
Boansi D., Tambo J.A. and Müller, M. 2018. Intra-seasonal risk of agriculturally-relevant weather extremes in West African Sudan Savanna. Theoretical and Applied Climatology., . Further Information
Brockhaus, J., Haile, M. G., & von Braun. 2018. Short-Term Risks for Food and Nutrition Security – Causes, Impacts, and Responses. In: Josling, T. (eds.): Handbook of international food and agricultural policies. New Jersey: World Scientific Publishing. 157-198.
Dietz, T., Auffenberg, J., Grabs, J., Chong, A.E. and B. Kilian. 2018. The Voluntary Coffee Standard Index (VOCSI). Developing a composite index to assess and compare the strength of Mainstream Voluntary Sustainability Standards in the global coffee industry. Ecological Economics, 150: 72-87.
Dietz, T., J. Börner, J.J. Förster, J. von Braun. 2018. Governance of the Bioeconomy: A Global Comparative Study of National Bioeconomy Strategies. Sustainability, 10(9): 3190. (Open Access) Further Information
Djanibekov, U. and R. Finger. 2018. Agricultural risks and farm land consolidation process in transition countries: The case of cotton production in Uzbekistan. Agricultural Systems , 164: DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2018.03.009.
Escobar N., S. Haddad, J. Börner und W.Britz. 2018. Land use mediated GHG emissions and spillovers from increased consumption of bioplastic. Environmental Research Letters, 13 (12). (Open Access) Further Information
Escobar, N., Haddad, S., Börner, J., Britz, W.. 2018. Land use mediated GHG emissions and spillovers from increased consumption of bioplastics. Environmental Research Letters, 13 (12): 125005. (Open Access) Further Information
Evia, P. 2018. Addressing horizontal inequality in Bolivia: what is the role of the fiscal policy?. In: Damonte, G., Schorr, B., and Velásquez-Castellanos, I (eds.): Growth, Inequality and the Challenges for Sustainability In a Post-boom Scenario in the Andean Region. Plural Editors, La Paz - Bolivia. Further Information
Gallant K.. 2018. Discursive Re-Foundation of an Intercultural Abya Yala: Morales’ Discourse in the Midst of Crisis and the Tradition of Protest. In: Eleonora Esposito, Carolina Pérez-Arredondo, José Manuel Ferreiro (eds.): Discourses from Latin America and the Caribbean: Current Concepts and Challenges. Palgrave Macmillan. 33-68.
Gardner, T. A., M. Benzie, J. Börner, E. Dawkins, S. Fick, R. Garrett, J. Godar, A. Grimard, S. Lake, R.K. Larsen, N. Mardas, C.L. McDermott, P. Meyfroidt, M. Osbeck, M. Persson, T. Sembres, C. Suavet, B. Strassburg, A. Trevisan, C. West, P. Wolvekamp. 2018. Transparency and sustainability in global commodity supply chains. World Development, DOI: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2018.05.025. Further Information
Gebremariam, G., and Tesfaye, W.. 2018. The heterogeneous effect of shocks on agricultural innovations adoption: Microeconometric evidence from rural Ethiopia. Food Policy, 74: 154-161. Further Information
Gerber, N. and Mirzabaev, A.. 2018. Benefits of action and costs of inaction: Drought mitigation and preparedness – a literature review. In: Donald A. Wilhite and Roger S. Pulwarty (eds.): Drought and Water Crisis – Integrating Science, Management, and Policy. CRC Press, Boca Raton.
Getahun, T.D. and E. Villanger. 2018. Active Private Sector Development Policies Revisited: Impacts of the Ethiopian Industrial Cluster Policy. The Journal of Development Studies, DOI, 10.1080/00220388.2018.1443211. Further Information
Girum Abebe, Tigabu Degu, and Gebrehiwot Ageba. 2018. What drives productivity change in the manufacturing sector? Evidence from the metalworking industry in Ethiopia. EDRI Working Paper 20. Addis Ababa: Ethiopian Development Research Institute. EDRI Working Paper , 20. Further Information
Hasan, M.M. and N. Gerber. 2018. Bacterial contamination of drinking water and food utensils: Impacts of piped water on child health in north-western Bangladesh. Water Resources and Rural Development, 10: 33-44. Further Information
Henry Kankwamba, Mariam Kadzamira, Karl Pauw. 2018. How diversified is cropping in Malawi? Patterns, determinants and policy implications. Food Security, : 1–16. Further Information
Islam, A.H.Md. S., J. von Braun, A.L.Thorne-Lyman and Ak.U. Ahmed. 2018. Farm diversification and food and nutrition security in Bangladesh: empirical evidence from nationally representative household panel data. Food Security, (Open Access) Further Information
Mazunda, J. and H. Kankwamba. 2018. Food and Nutrition security implications of crop diversification in Malawi's farm households. In: N.-L. Aberman, J. Meerman, and T. Benson (eds.): Agriculture, food security, and nutrition in Malawi: Leveraging the links. International Food Policy Research Institute. 53-60. Further Information
Mirzabaev, A.. 2018. Improving the Resilience of Central Asian Agriculture to Weather Variability and Climate Change. In: L. Lipper et al (eds.): Climate Smart Agriculture, Natural Resource Management and Policy 52. Springer. 477-495.
Musafiri, I. and P. Sjölander. 2018. The importance of off-farm employment for smallholder farmers in Rwanda. Journal of Economic Studies, 1(45): pp.14-26. Further Information
Qadir, M., Schubert, S., Oster, J. D., Sposito, G., Minhas, P. S., Cheraghi, S. A. M., Murtaza G., Mirzabaev A., Muhammad Saqib. 2018. High magnesium waters and soils: Emerging environmental and food security constraints. Science of the Total Environment, 642: 1108–1117.
Ramanathan V., M. Sanchez Sorondo, P. Dasgupta, J. von Braun, and David G. Victor. 2018. Climate Extremes and Global Health. Foreign Affairs, August 1, 2018. Further Information
Rosa da Conceição, H., Börner, J., Wunder, S.. 2018. REDD+ as a Public Policy Dilemma: Understanding Conflict and Cooperation in the Design of Conservation Incentives. Forests, 9(11): 725. (Open Access) Further Information
Sakyi, D., Bonuedi, I., and Opoku E.E.O.. 2018. Trade facilitation and social welfare in Africa. Journal of African Trade, . (Open Access) Further Information
Schielein, J.; Börner, J.. 2018. Recent transformations of land-use and land-cover dynamics across different deforestation frontiers in the Brazilian Amazon. Land Use Policy, 76: 81-94. (Open Access) Further Information
Tambo, J.A.. 2018. Recognizing farmer-generated innovations through contests: insights from four African countries. Food Security, 10: 1237-1250. Further Information