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12-10: Experiences of Large Scale Land Acquisition
Thursday, 23/Mar/2017: 2:45pm - 4:15pm Session Chair: Issa Faye, African Development Bank, Tunisia
Location: MC 7-100
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Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations Keywords: Tanzania, large-scale land acquisitions, LSMS-ISA, small holder farmers, rural development, coarsened exact matching
The Impact of Large Scale Foreign Land Acquisitions on Rural Households: Qualitative and Quantitative Evidence From Tanzania
1University of Hamburg; 2Erasmus University Rotterdam
/ 12-10: 2
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction Keywords: investment, Ghana, resettlement, livelihoods, gender
The Implications of Infrastructure Investments on Land and Livelihoods
DAI, United Kingdom
/ 12-10: 4
Topics: Land and urbanization Keywords: rural development, urbanization, agglomeration economies, amenities, spatial equilibrium
Are Rural Areas Taking Advantage of Proximity to Cities?
RIMISP-LATIN AMERICAN CENTER FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT, Chile
/ 12-10: 5
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations Keywords: Governance, Enabling Environment
Review of Land Tenure Systems to Support the Creation of an Enabling Environment for Agricultural Transformation in Africa.
African Development Bank, Côte d'Ivoire