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Analyzing Institutions in Resource and Development Econometrics: Recognizing Institutions, Exploring Levels, and Querying Causes [chapter]

Vikram Dayal
2018 Ecology, Economy and Society  
Schweik (2000) found that institutional factors-such as the caste system and the status of rule monitoring-along with factors such as distance and geographical barriers played a role in the spatial distribution  ...  In the paper on carbon and livelihoods, on the other hand, forests are nested in countries.  ...  This is a download from the BLDS Digital Library on OpenDocs This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution -NonCommercial -NoDerivs 3.0 License.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-10-5675-8_6 fatcat:vmwaquk6bzeplfe5ipzojxjfrm

A Study on the Poverty of Mountain People Depending on Forests

Phuong Thi Minh NGUYEN, Song Van NGUYEN, Duc Tai DO, Quynh Thi Thuy NGUYEN, Thanh Trung DINH, Hang Phan Thu NGUYEN
2020 Journal of Asian Finance, Economics and Business  
Livelihood capitals have a clear influence on livelihood development.  ...  As for the livelihood results, it has been pointed out in the analysis of the poor households that the ability of people to escape poverty depends especially on the access to livelihood capitals.  ...  In order to evaluate the impacts of these factors, the research uses econometric functions, including multivariate regression, binary functions, and hierarchical logarithmic functions.  ... 
doi:10.13106/jafeb.2020.vol7.no7.519 fatcat:2v4jsw3kvjayzmfjaaqsv3gige

Correlates and Issues of Academic Course-Selection in Post-Secondary Education in India: Evidence from National Sample Survey, 2007-08

Chandan Kumar, S. P. Singh, D. K. Nauriyal
2014 OALib  
With the rising educational unemployment in India, one can recognize the possibility of certain imbalance in the acquirement of tertiary education and the requirement of workforce in India.  ...  Methods and Findings: The study is based on the information collected by the 64 th round of National Sample Survey (NSS) on "Participation and Expenditure in Education" in India during July 2007-June 2008  ...  Cao et al. (2006) investigated the perceived parental influence on mathematics learning in Australia and China [96] .  ... 
doi:10.4236/oalib.1100415 fatcat:jure3z6ttzdkbdxccjj2jy2nbi

Potential of NTFP Based Bioeconomy in Livelihood Security and Income Inequality Mitigation in Kashmir Himalayas

Ishtiyak Ahmad Peerzada, Mohammad A. Islam, James Chamberlain, Shalini Dhyani, Mohan Reddy, Somidh Saha
2022 Sustainability  
The actual contribution of NTFPs has never been adequately estimated due to lack of sufficient baseline information on extraction, consumption patterns and traded quantities in Kashmir, India.  ...  The Lorenz curve and Gini index were used to evaluate the influence of household NTFP incomes on income inequality mitigation, and econometric models were developed to identify key factors that influence  ...  The constructive comments and suggestions of the anonymous learned reviewers for updating the manuscript are thankfully acknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14042281 fatcat:5nnwkxpodbeyjpwnelkxe4hxxi

Proceedings of the 20th Commonwealth Forestry Conference (Abstracts)

2021 International forestry review  
Forestry College Deans Meeting in 2010 and formally launched in a second meeting in 2011.  ...  FPAC provides a voice for Canada's wood, pulp, and paper producers nationally and internationally in government, trade, and environmental affairs.  ...  This is likely to be one of the fi rst opportunities that participants have to learn about and participate in the review and development of the standard.  ... 
doi:10.1505/146554821834741232 fatcat:p2pcbxd7z5ftti6shs5uilwuk4

Joint adoption of rice technologies among Bolivian farmers

Jose Maria Martinez, Ricardo A. Labarta, Carolina Gonzalez, Diana C. Lopera
2021 Agricultural and Resource Economics Review  
Furthermore, there is a need to better target resource-poor farmers, improve information-diffusion channels on agricultural practices, and better use existing farmers' organizations to enhance rice technology  ...  Evidence suggests that the decisions on multiple technology adoption are closely related, with common factors affecting both adoption and the extent of adoption.  ...  Also, we thank the comments and suggestions from two anonymous referees and the Editor, Dr. Richard Melstrom, which greatly benefited the article. Conflicts of interest. None.  ... 
doi:10.1017/age.2021.9 fatcat:v5yaw53c2zd2bcpp3btnem3lqu

Determinants and Socioeconomic Impacts of Migrant Remittances: A Study of Rural Bangladeshi Migrants in Italy

Dr. Kazi Abdul Mannan
2015 Social Science Research Network  
can be learned during an inquiry.  ...  Migration and Remittances: a Bangladeshi perspective This section describes migration and remittances from a Bangladeshi perspective.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3012410 fatcat:nrepjldccbgxxlmrmaeyk5uej4

Biosphere Reserves' Management Effectiveness—A Systematic Literature Review and a Research Agenda

Ana Filipa Ferreira, Heike Zimmermann, Rui Santos, Henrik von Wehrden
2020 Sustainability  
This study addresses these gaps in the field, building on a systematic literature review of scientific papers.  ...  Building on the gaps identified in the literature, a research agenda is proposed, focusing on the need to investigate mechanisms for holistic research, outcomes and trade-offs, transformations for social-ecological  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors thank Ricardo Arraiano Castilho for helping with statistical analysis in R and to Julius Rathgens for helping with the interpretation of the clusters.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12145497 fatcat:cmfe5ojbgbew5dmo2w6hwgeau4

Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa - A Select Annotated Bibliography with Special Reference to Irreversibilities Associated with Poor Nutrition, Health and Education

Briony Smith, Karen Moore
2006 Social Science Research Network  
'Youth, Gender and Livelihoods in West Africa: Perspectives from Ghana and the Gambia' Children's Geographies 3(2): 185-199 This paper presents the results of a pilot study conducted in Ghana and the Gambia  ...  The key findings were that the distance to the source of water as well as nutrition and morbidity status affects agricultural productivity.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1753649 fatcat:td4o3gjvnvfyfh7xycpyuljtii

Evidence to Action: Highlights From Transform Nutrition Research (2012-2017)

Stuart Gillespie, John Hoddinott, Nicholas Nisbett, Shams Arifeen, Mara van den Bold
2018 Food and Nutrition Bulletin  
action to address undernutrition in 4 high-burden countries (India, Bangladesh, Kenya, and Ethiopia) and globally.  ...  of "enabling environments" for nutrition and how they can be cultivated/sustained; (4) research that examines ways in which leaders emerge and operate to change the political and policy landscape in different  ...  Acknowledgments We would like to thank the following people who have played a key role in Transform Nutrition: Dorothy Achieng (Save the Children), Lynette Aspillera Declaration of Conflicting Interests  ... 
doi:10.1177/0379572118788155 pmid:30079765 fatcat:kqroi4p2gzehtfffhp4azrpg7i

Annotated Bibliography on Social Exclusion, Adverse Incorporation and Chronic Poverty

Briony Smith
2007 Social Science Research Network  
The annotated bibliography focuses in particular on: • AI-SE on-line resources • Understanding AI-SE: definitions and concepts in relation to chronic poverty • methods for defining, measuring and exploring  ...  AI-SE This bibliography will provide the basis for a working paper of the same title and also for primary research to be carried out under the AI-SE theme.  ...  Sam Hickey for providing the terms of reference and giving advice throughout the development of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1646443 fatcat:sx6qcffipnbq3fuhgr3dxi5wti

Effects of Gender Pre-Retirement Preparation and Adjustment In Retirement: A Case Study Of Enugu State, Nigeria

A.U. Anibueze
2013 IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science  
There is no gender difference in preparation to retirement and that there is a significant though negative relationship at -050 between preparation and adjustment to retirement.  ...  Based on the findings, recommendations were made.  ...  This research also focuses the role of labor intensive technique in the production process for manufacturing firms in the South-West Region of Bangladesh  ... 
doi:10.9790/0837-1720110 fatcat:6ndkuopatnd2pk6fpdejhygnte

International Journal of Business and Management Research "IJBMR" 2019 Issue. 1

2021 Zenodo  
and Management Research (IJBMR) is published annually on December of every year via digital media and available for viewing and/or download from the journal' s web site at Volume  ...  12, Issue 1 The International Journal of Business and Management Research (IJBMR) is a peer reviewed publication, USA.  ...  Badar and Shaista, (2017) assessed the role of banks in financial inclusion in India and they found a positive and significant impact of financial inclusion on economic growth.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5525594 fatcat:dls6jtsxljhldgeyjwoo2drg2q

Purpose, processes, partnerships, and products: four Ps to advance participatory socio-environmental modeling

Steven Gray, Alexey Voinov, Michael Paolisso, Rebecca Jordan, Todd BenDor, Pierre Bommel, Pierre Glynn, Beatrice Hedelin, Klaus Hubacek, Josh Introne, Nagesh Kolagani, Bethany Laursen (+5 others)
2017 Ecological Applications  
like cooperation and social learning.  ...  in research on governance networks.  ...  These differences persisted and were often amplified when we analyzed the distance between the weather and climate change ranks using multivariate linear regression.  ... 
doi:10.1002/eap.1627 pmid:28922513 fatcat:lh6mglx47bbqbh7lsnwiw2jelq

Poverty Reduction Effects of Agricultural Technology Adoption: A Micro-evidence from Rural Tanzania

Solomon Asfaw, Menale Kassie, Franklin Simtowe, Leslie Lipper
2012 Journal of Development Studies  
This article evaluates the impact of adoption of improved pigeonpea technologies on consumption expenditure and poverty status using cross-sectional data of 613 households from rural Tanzania.  ...  Using multiple econometric techniques, we found that adopting improved pigeonpea significantly increases consumption expenditure and reduces poverty.  ...  We also thank for their comments on an earlier draft of the article the participants in seminar at the Centre of Study of African Economy (University of Oxford).  ... 
doi:10.1080/00220388.2012.671475 fatcat:s3kzpch4lffqhi67mhkyxskhga
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