Department: ZEF B


Chen W, Lau CKM, Boansi D and Bilgin MH.  2017.  Effects of trade cost on the textile and apparel market: evidence from Asian countries.  Journal of The Textile Institute, 108 (6)   : 971-986   . Further Information
Chen.Q, and T. Liu.  2017.  Biogas system in rural China: Upgrading from decentralized to centralized?.  Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 78   : 933-944   .
Escobar N., C Manrique, N Sanjuán, G Clemente, S Rozakis.  2017.  An agro-industrial model for the optimization of biodiesel production in Spain to meet the European GHG reduction targets.  Energy, 120   : 619–631   . Further Information
Georgina W. Njiraini , Djiby Racine Thiam, Anthea Coggan.  2017.  The analysis of Transaction costs in water policy implementation in South Africa: Trends, determinants and economic implications..  Water Economics and Policy, 01(03)   .
Gerber, N. and Bhaduri, A..  2017.  Producers’ well-being and natural resource extraction - the Eaglewood trade in Papua New Guinea.  Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 46(1)   : 21-43   . (Open Access)  
Guta, D. and J. Börner.  2017.  Energy security, uncertainty and energy resource use options in Ethiopia: A sector modelling approach.  International Journal of Energy Sector Management, 11(1)   : 91-117   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Guta, D.D., J. Jara, N.P. Adhikari, Q. Chen, V. Gaur and A. Mirzabaev.  2017.  Assessment of the Successes and Failures of Decentralized Energy Solutions and Implications for the Water–Energy–Food Security Nexus: Case Studies from Developing Countries.  Resources, 6(3), 24   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Haile, M. G., Wossen, T., Kindie, T., & von Braun J.  2017.  Impact of climate change, weather extremes, and price risk on global food supply, Economics of Disasters and Climate Change.  EconDisCliCha, DOI: 10.1007/s41885-017-0005-2   : 1-21   .
Hasan M.M. and M.A. Malek.  2017.  Microfinance Market in Bangladesh.  In: Christopher. Gan and G. V Nartea (eds.): Microfinance in Asia. World Scientific..   271–306.  Further Information
Khamzina, A., J.P.A. Lamers, J. Börner with O.O. Cofie, P. Drechsel, Chr. Gordon, J. Miranda, S. Mukherjee, L.Verchot, H. Vereecken, L. Weihermüller, S. Zelaya-Bonilla, F. Ziadat.  2017.  Land resources and the SDGs.  In: Paul L. G. Vlek, Asia Khamzina, and Lulseged Tamene (eds.): Land degradation and the Sustainable Development Goals: Threats and potential remedies. CIAT / CGIAR.   17-31.  (Open Acess)  Further Information
Krasilnikov P., A. Sorokin, A. Mirzabaev, O. Makarov, A. Strokov and S. Kiselev.  2017.  Economics of Land Degradation to Estimate Capital Value of Soil in Eurasia.  Global Soil Security, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-43394-3_21   : 237-246   .
Malek, M.A., F.W. Gatzweiler and J. von Braun.  2017.  Identifying technology innovations for marginalized smallholders-A conceptual approach.  Technology in Society, 49   : 48-56   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Mekonnen, D. A. and N. Gerber.  2017.  Aspirations and Food Security in rural Ethiopia.  Food security, 9   : 371–385, DOI: 10.1007/s12571-017-0654-6   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Mekonnen, D. A., N. Gerber and J. Matz.  2017.  Gendered social networks, agricultural innovations, and farm productivity in Ethiopia.  World Development,   . Further Information
Narayanan, S. and Gerber, N..  2017.  Social Safety Nets for Food and Nutrition Security in India.  Global Food Security, DOI 10.1016/j.gfs.2017.05.001.   .
Ngigi M.W., Muller U., Birner R..  2017.  Gender Differences in Climate Change Adaptation Strategies and Participation in Group-Based Approaches: An Intra-Household Analysis From Rural Kenya..  Ecologicaal Economics , 138   : 99-108   . (Open Access)  
Okyere, C. Y. and F. A. Asante.  2017.  Perceptions and Determinants of Households’ Participation in a Randomized Evaluation on Water Quality Testing and Information in Southern Ghana.  Water Policy, 19 (6)   : 1206-1224   .
Rakib M., Chakrabarti S. and Danaher P.  2017.  Gender Differentiated Social and Human Capital and the Use of Microcredit in Bangladeshi Female Entrepreneurship.  In: Ní Shé, É., L.J. Burton, P. Danaher (eds.): Social Capital and Enterprise in the Modern State. Springer Publication, 978-3-319-68114-6, 439011.   Further Information
Sakketa, TG. and M. Prowse.  2017.  Women, Wealth and Waterborne Disease: Smallholders’ Willingness to Pay for a Multiple-Use Water Scheme in Ethiopia.  Journal of Development Studies, ISSN: 0022-0388   : 15   . Download [PDF]
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Sakyi D., J. Villaverde, A. Maza, I. Bonuedi.  2017.  The Effects of Trade and Trade Facilitation on Economic Growth in Africa.  African Development Review, 29 (2)   : 350-361   . Further Information
Tambo, J.A. and T. Wünscher.  2017.  Building farmers' capacity for innovation generation: Insights from rural Ghana.  Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems, 01/2017   : DOI:10.1017/S1742170516000521   . Further Information
Tambo, J.A. and Wünscher, T.  2017.  Farmer-led innovations and rural household welfare: Evidence from Ghana.  Journal of Rural Studies, 55   : 263-274   . Further Information
Tambo, J.A. and Wünscher, T.  2017.  Enhancing resilience to climate shocks through farmer innovation: evidence from northern Ghana.  Regional Environmental Change, 02/2017   : DOI: 10.1007/s10113-017-1113-9   . Further Information
Tigabu D. Getahun and Espen Villanger.  2017.  Labour-Intensive Jobs for Women and Development: Intra-household Welfare Effects and Its Transmission Channels.  The Journal of Development Studies, Http://   . Further Information
Usman, M. A. and M.G. Haile.  2017.  Producer to retailer price transmission in the cereal markets of Ethiopia.  Food Security, 4(9)   : 815-829   . Further Information
Valone, T.J., Barta, Z., Börner, J., Cardenas, J.-C., Giraldeau, L.-A., Kokko, H., Oldekop, J., Pauly, D., Rustagi, D., Sutherland, W..  2017.  Governance of Renewable Resources.  In: Giraldeau, L.-A., Heeb, P., Kosfeld, M. (eds.): Investors and Exploiters in Ecology and Economics: Principles and Applications. Ernst Strüngemann Forum / The MIT Press.   97-118.  Further Information
Wossen, T., Berger, T., Haile, M. G., & Troost C.  2017.  Impacts of climate variability and food price volatility on food security of farm households in East and West Africa.  Agricultural Systems, DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2017.02.006   : 1-9   .


Algieri, B.  2016.  Conditional price volatility, speculation, and excessive speculation in commodity markets: sheep or hepherd behaviour?.  International Review of Applied Economics, 30 (2)   : 210-237   .
Baumüller, H.  2016.  Agricultural Service Delivery Through Mobile Phones: Local Innovation and Technological Opportunities in Kenya.  In: F.W. Gatzweiler and J. von Braun (eds.): Technological and Institutional Innovations for Marginalized Smallholders in Agricultural Development. Springer.   143-159.  (Open Acess)  Further Information
Baylis K., J. Honey‐Rosés, J. Börner, E. Corbera, D. Ezzine‐de‐Blas, P. Ferraro, R. Lapeyre, U.M. Persson, A. Pfaff, S. Wunder.  2016.  Mainstreaming impact evaluation in nature conservation.  Conservation Letters, 9(1)   : 58-64   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Bekchanov M. and J.P.A. Lamers.  2016.  Economic costs of reduced irrigation water availability in Uzbekistan (Central Asia).  Regional Environmental Change, 16 (8)   : 2369-2387   . Further Information
Bekchanov M., J.P.A. Lamers, A. Bhaduri, M. Lenzen, B. Tischbein.  2016.  Input-output model-based water footprint indicators to support IWRM in the irrigated drylands of Uzbekistan, Central Asia.  In: Borchardt D., J.J. Bogardi. R.B. Ibisch (eds.): Integrated Water Resources Management: Concept, Research and Implementation. Springer.   147-168. 
Bekchanov, M., C. Ringler, A. Bhaduri and M. Jeuland.  2016.  Optimizing Irrigation Efficiency Improvements in the Aral Sea Basin.  Water Resources and Economics, 13   : 30-45   . Further Information
Bekchanov, M., J. Lamers.  2016.  The Effect of Energy Constraints on Water Allocation Decisions: The Elaboration and Application of a System-Wide Economic-Water-Energy Model (SEWEM).  Water, 8(6)   : 253   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Boansi, D.  2016.  Gradually “Disappearing”: A Look at the Status of Area Harvested of Millet in Togo, Determinants and Policy Implications.  Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology, 9(1)   : 1-16. DOI : 10.9734/AJAEES/2016/22603   . (Open Access)   Download [PDF | 1.06MB]
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Bobojonov I., E. Berg, J. Franz-Vasdeki, C. Martius and J.P.A. Lamers.  2016.  Income and irrigation water use efficiency under climate change: An application of spatial stochastic crop and water allocation model to Western Uzbekistan.  Climate Risk Management, DOI: 10.1016/j.crm.2016.05.004   .
Börner, J. , Baylis, K., Corbera, E., Ezzine-de-Blas, D., Ferraro, P.J., Honey-Rosés, J., Lapeyre, R., Persson, U.M., Wunder, S..  2016.  Emerging Evidence on the Effectiveness of Tropical Forest Conservation.  PLOS ONE , 11(11)   : e0159152   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Börner, J., S. Wunder and R. Guidice.  2016.  Will up-scaled forest conservation incentives in the Peruvian Amazon produce cost-effective and equitable outcomes?.  Environmental Conservation, in press   . Further Information
Brockhaus J., J. Huang, J. Hu, M. Kalkuhl, J. von Braun, and G. Yang.  2016.  When Do Prices Matter Most? Rice, Wheat, and Corn Supply Response in China.  In: Torero, M., M. Kalkuhl and J. von Braun (eds.): Food Price Volatility and Ist Implications for Food Security and Policy. Springer.   435-456. 
Chen Q., H. Yang, T. Liu and L. Zhang.  2016.  Household biomass energy choice and its policy implications on improving rural livelihoods in Sichuan, China.  Energy Policy, 93   : 291-302   .