Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 10-100
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am01-10: Impact Evaluation of Land Registration
Session Chair: Jennifer Lisher, Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America
MC 10-100 
 

Community Land Protection in Liberia: The Impact on Neocustomary Norms and Institutions

Alexandra Hartman1, Kate Marple-Cantrell2, Heather Huntington2, Adi Greif2

1University College London, Political Science; 2The Cloudburst Group, United States of America

01-10-Hartman-603_paper.pdf
01-10-Hartman-603_ppt.pptx


Does Tenure Reform Influence Household Food Security?

Nining Liswanti, Esther Mwangi, Michael Ndwiga, Tuti Herawati, Anne Larson, Iliana Monterosso

Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia

01-10-Liswanti-747_paper.pdf
01-10-Liswanti-747_ppt.pptx


Silver Bullets or Shooting Blanks: Estimating the Impact of Formal Land Property Rights on Economic Development in Rural Colombia.

Camilo Pardo1, Kurt Birson2

1George Mason University, United States of America; 2George Mason University, United States of America

01-10-Pardo-108_paper.pdf
01-10-Pardo-108_ppt.pptx


Rural property rights and migration: evidence from Ethiopia.

Sebastian Kriticos

The London School of Economics, United Kingdom

01-10-Kriticos-394_paper.pdf
01-10-Kriticos-394_ppt.pdf
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-10: Efficiency and Growth Effects of Land Interventions
Session Chair: Michael Toman, World Bank, United States of America
MC 10-100 
 

Legitimizing the State or a Grievance?: Land Restitution and Titling in Colombia

Jacob Kopas

Columbia University, United States of America

02-10-Kopas-516_paper.pdf
02-10-Kopas-516_ppt.pdf


Land and Growth

Ejaz Ghani

World Bank, United States of America

02-10-Ghani-116.docx


Property Rights Reforms and Local Economic Development: Evidence from Mexico

Matthew Pecenco, Alain de Janvry, Elisabeth Sadoulet, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro

UC Berkeley, United States of America

02-10-Pecenco-662_paper.pdf
02-10-Pecenco-662_ppt.pdf
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-10: Impact Urban Land Reform on Affordable Housing
Session Chair: Eric Heikkila, University of Southern California, United States of America
MC 10-100 
 

Land Tenure Systems and Urban Land Use: theory, and evidence from Kampala City

Julia Bird, Tony Venables

University of Oxford, United Kingdom

03-10-Bird-473_paper.pdf
03-10-Bird-473_ppt.pdf


Understanding Housing Consumption Behavior Across The Formal And Informal Land Market Divide: Econometric Estimations And Household Views From Metropolitan Buenos Aires

Cynthia Goytia1, Robin Rajack2

1Harvard University and Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentine Republic; 2Inter American Development Bank

03-10-Goytia-913_ppt.pdf


The Brazilian Housing Program - Minha Casa Minha Vida – Effect on Urban Sprawl

Ciro Biderman, Frederico Roman Ramos, Martha Hanae Hiromoto

Fundacao Getulio Vargas - Sao Paulo, Brazil

03-10-Biderman-117_paper.pdf
03-10-Biderman-117_ppt.pdf


Housing at the Centre of Urban Policies: The Case of Peru

Emilio Matuk1, Luis Triveno2

129x55, Peru; 2World Bank

03-10-Matuk-748_paper.pdf
03-10-Matuk-748_ppt.pptx
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-10: Games & Experimental Economics
Session Chair: Tobias Vorlaufer, University of Marburg, Germany
MC 10-100 
 

Political Trust, Risk Preferences, and Land-Taking Compensation: Evidence from Survey Experiments in China

Meina Cai1, Pengfei Liu1, Hui Wang2

1University of Connecticut, United States of America; 2Zhejiang University, P.R. China

04-10-Cai-617_paper.pdf
04-10-Cai-617_ppt.pdf


Introducing and Terminating External Incentives: A Field Experimental Study of Forest Conservation as a Common-Pool Resource Dilemma

Nils Christian Hoenow, Michael Kirk

University of Marburg, Germany

04-10-Hoenow-671_paper.pdf
04-10-Hoenow-671_ppt.pptx


System Dynamics model for preventing land expropriation conflict

Lu Zhang1, Shukui Tan2, Qiaowen Lin3

1huazhong university of science and tecnhongy, China, People's Republic of; 2huazhong university of science and tecnhongy, China, People's Republic of; 3huazhong university of science and tecnhongy, China, People's Republic of

04-10-Zhang-288.docx


Political Instability and Perceptions of Land Tenure and Governance in Zambia

Ben Ewing

The Cloudburst Group, United States of America

04-10-Ewing-942_paper.pdf
04-10-Ewing-942_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am05-10: Impact of Land Markets Changes
Session Chair: Benjamin Linkow, Landesa, United States of America
MC 10-100 
 

Impact Of Land Rental on Smallholders’ Commercialization Evidence From Northern Ethiopia: A Panel Data Analysis

Menasbo Tesfay

Norwegain University of Life Sciences, Norway

05-10-Tesfay-245_paper.pdf


Grassland Rental Markets And Herder Technical Efficiency: Ability Effect or Resource Equilibration Effect?

Shuhao Tan

Renmin University of China, China, People's Republic of China

05-10-Tan-185_ppt.pdf


Assessing Livelihood And Environmental Impacts Of Secure Access To Land For Landless Youth Under The Ethiopia Sustainable Land Management Program

Shewakena Abab, Daniel Monchuk

The World Bank, United States of America

05-10-Abab-792_paper.pdf
05-10-Abab-792_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-10: Socio-Economic Effects of Tenure Regularization
Session Chair: Frits Van Der Wal, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands, The
MC 10-100 
 

Agricultural Policies in Colombia: The Dilemma between Food Security and Commodity–Export Agriculture (Case Study of Tolima, Colombia)

Gina Rico Mendez1, Guillermo Medina Frias2

1Mississippi State University, United States of America; 2Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellin, Colombia

06-10-Rico Mendez-654_paper.pdf
06-10-Rico Mendez-654_ppt.pptx


Macroeconomic and Fiscal Impacts of Land Reform in Uganda: Lessons Drawn from Bank Funded Operations in PSCP and CEDP

Moses Kibirige, Suha Satana, Richard Oput

World Bank, Uganda

06-10-Kibirige-495_paper.pdf
06-10-Kibirige-495_ppt.pptx


A Land Administration Project In Honduras Assesses The Positive Effects Of Land Titling

Fabrice Edouard1, Roman Alvarez2, Ricardo Lorenzano3, Fernando Bier3, Enrique Pantoja4

1FAO, Italy; 2Instituto de la Propiedad, Honduras; 3RegioPlan, Honduras; 4World Bank

06-10-Edouard-429_paper.pdf
06-10-Edouard-429_ppt.pptx


Security of Tenure Model: Its Impact on Livelihoods of Small Holder Farmers in Zimbabwe Following the Land Reform Programme. A Case Study of Chifundi and Elmily Park in Makonde District: Mashonaland West Province.

Marius Dzinoreva, Memory Chirima, Morris Dakarai

Ministry of Lands,Agriculture and Rural Resettlement, Zimbabwe

06-10-Dzinoreva-648_paper.pdf
06-10-Dzinoreva-648_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-10: Streamlining Land Administration Procedures
Session Chair: David Egiashvili, FAO, Italy
MC 10-100 
 

On Common Ground – Addressing Land Rights in the African Great Lakes Region

David Betge

ZOA, Netherlands, The

07-10-Betge-253_paper.pdf
07-10-Betge-253_ppt.pptx


Mozambique: Even a Progressive Land Law Needs Revision after a Generation of Experience

Ian Rose

DAI, United States of America

07-10-Rose-665_paper.pdf
07-10-Rose-665_ppt.pptx


Assessment of Land Administration Service Delivery In Three Selected States In Nigeria - Experiences From Ekiti, Kebbi and Niger States

Peter Olufemi Adeniyi1, Ayodele Elvis Oniemola1,2, Gbolahan Badru3

1Presidential Technical Committee on Land Reform, Nigeria; 2Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, Nigeria; 3University of Lagos, Nigeria

07-10-Adeniyi-825_paper.pdf
07-10-Adeniyi-825_ppt.pptx
 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-10: Economic Benefits from Land Administration Reform
Session Chair: Michael Graglia, New America, United States of America
MC 10-100 
 

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre of Republic of Macedonia - Before and after the reforms, lessons learned, business orientation

Tatjana Cenova-Mitrevska

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Republic of

08-10-Cenova-Mitrevska-376_paper.pdf
08-10-Cenova-Mitrevska-376_ppt.pptx


Improving Land Administration – Strategical Outlook

Božena Lipej

Evro-PF, Slovenia

08-10-Lipej-640_paper.pdf
08-10-Lipej-640_ppt.pdf


Finding Common Ground

Christelle Van Den Berg1, Suzanne Valkman1, Hanhan Lukman2, Paulus Saers1

1Kadaster, Netherlands, The; 2ATR/BPN Indonesia

08-10-Van Den Berg-460_paper.pdf
08-10-Van Den Berg-460_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am09-10: Evaluating Impact of Land Tenure Projects
Session Chair: Cynthia Goytia, Harvard University and Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentine Republic
MC 10-100 
 

Beyond Titling: Impacts of a Multifaceted Land Governance Intervention on Land Conflict in Burkina Faso

Benjamin Linkow

Landesa, United States of America

09-10-Linkow-378_paper.pdf
09-10-Linkow-378_ppt.pdf


Tools for Impact Evaluation of Land Tenure and Governance

Jennifer Lisher

Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America

09-10-Lisher-976_paper.pdf
09-10-Lisher-976_ppt.pptx


Impacts of customary land use rights formalization on smallholder tenure security and economic outcomes: Midline results from a RCT impact evaluation of USAID’s Land Tenure Assistance activity in Tanzania

Lauren Persha1, Jacob Patterson-Stein2, Ioana Bouvier3, Benjamin Linkow4

1NORC at the University of Chicago, United States of America; 2MSI, Inc; 3United States Agency for International Development; 4Landesa

09-10-Persha-930_paper.pdf
09-10-Persha-930_ppt.pdf


The Impact of Customary Land Certification on Land Tenure and Resource Governance: Results of the Tenure and Global Climate Change RCT in Zambia

Heather Huntington, Aleta Starosta, Ben Ewing

Cloudburst Consulting Group, United States of America

09-10-Huntington-753_paper.pdf
09-10-Huntington-753_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-10: Impact of Payment for Environmental Services
Session Chair: Anne Larson, CIFOR, Peru
MC 10-100 
 

Households’ Decisions to Participate in China’s Sloping Land Conversion Program and Reallocate Their Labour Times: Is There Endogeneity Bias?

Runsheng Yin1,3, Gang Lu1, Can Liu2

1Department of Forestry, Michigan State University, United States of America; 2China National Forestry Economics and Development Research Center, No. 18 East Heping Street, Beijing, 100714; 3College of Economics and Management, Zhejiang A&F University, Lin’an, 311300, China

10-10-Yin-180_paper.pdf
10-10-Yin-180_ppt.pdf


Triggers and Outcomes to Collective Action in Common-Pool Resources Management: A Devolution Case of Collective Forests in China

Gunnar Kohlin1, Yuanyuan Yi2

1University of Gothenburg, Sweden; 2World Bank

10-10-Kohlin-610_ppt.pdf


Effect Analysis of Market-based Grassland Management and Reciprocal Grassland Management: A Study on Inner Mongolian Pastoral Area

Ruxin Zhang, Mengjun Zhang, Shuhao Tan

Renmin University of China, China, People's Republic of

10-10-Zhang-444.docx


Land Conservation Payments Also Conserve Communal Social Capital

Jennifer Alix-Garcia1, Katharine Sims2, Victor Hugo Orozco Olvera3, Laura Costica3, Jorge David Fernandez Medina4, Sofía Romo Monroy4

1Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA.; 2Economics Department, Environmental Studies Affiliate, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, USA.; 3World Bank Development Impact Evaluation Unit, Washington, D.C., USA.; 4Evaluation Department, National Forestry Commission of Mexico, Guadalajara, Jalisco, MX.

10-10-Alix-Garcia-983_paper.pdf
10-10-Alix-Garcia-983_ppt.pdf
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-10: Studies on Youth and Migration
Session Chair: Hosaena Ghebru, International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America
MC 10-100 
 

Pulled or pushed out? Causes and consequences of youth migration from densely populated areas of rural Kenya

Milu Muyanga1, Dennis Otieno2, Thomas Jayne1

1Michigan State University, United States of America; 2Tegemeo Institute, Egerton University, Kenya

11-10-Muyanga-136_ppt.ppt


From Conflict to Conflicts: War-Induced Displacement, Land Conflicts, and Agricultural Productivity in Post-war Northern Uganda

Francisco Mugyabuso Paul Mugizi1, Tomoya Matsumoto2

1National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, Japan; 2Otaru University of Commerce

11-10-Mugizi-169_paper.pdf
11-10-Mugizi-169_ppt.pptx


Land Tenure Security, Land Holdings and Migration in Rural Ethiopia

Yeshwas Bogale

Heriot Watt University, United Kingdom

11-10-Bogale-844_paper.pdf
11-10-Bogale-844_ppt.pdf
 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am - 10:30am12-10: Development of Indicators for Measuring Progress in Pastoral Land Tenure Policy, Legislation and Tenure Reform
Session Chair: Aimen Frija, ICARDA, Jordan, Hashemite Kingdom of
MC 10-100 
 

Development of Indicators for Measuring Progress in Pastoral Land Tenure Policy, Legislation and Tenure Reform

Fiona Flintan1, Aymen Frija2

1International Livestock Research Institute, Ethiopia; 2International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas

12-10-Flintan-990_paper.pdf
 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-10: Crime Prevention through Inclusive Environmental Design
Session Chair: Bontje Zangerling, World Bank, United States of America
MC 10-100 
 

Crime Prevention through Inclusive Environmental Design

Rodica Tomescu Olariu

World Bank Group, Romania

13-10-Tomescu Olariu-987_paper.pdf
 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-10: Anti-corruption solutions to land governance challenges in Africa
MC 10-100 
 

Anti-corruption solutions to land governance challenges in Africa: An analysis of Transparency International ‘s Land and Corruption Project in Africa

Farai Mutondoro1, Mary Aweland Addhah2, Michael Okai2, Wesley Chibamba3

1Transparency International Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe; 2Ghana Intergrity Intiative; 3Transparency International Zambia

14-10-Mutondoro-591_paper.pdf