Conference Agenda

Session Overview
 
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am
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10:00am
01-10: Impact Evaluation of Land Registration
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Jennifer Lisher, Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America
 

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

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

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


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


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

Camilo Pardo1, Kurt Birson2

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


Rural property rights and migration: evidence from Ethiopia.

Sebastian Kriticos

The London School of Economics, United Kingdom

10:30am
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12:00pm
02-10: Efficiency and Growth Effects of Land Interventions
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Michael Toman, World Bank, United States of America
 

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

Jacob Kopas

Columbia University, United States of America


Land and Growth

Ejaz Ghani

World Bank, United States of America


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

2:00pm
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3:30pm
03-10: Impact Urban Land Reform on Affordable Housing
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Eric Heikkila, University of Southern California, United States of America
 

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

Julia Bird, Tony Venables

University of Oxford, United Kingdom


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

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


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


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

Emilio Matuk1, Luis Triveno2

1: 29x55, Peru; 2: World Bank

3:45pm
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5:15pm
04-10: Games & Experimental Economics
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Tobias Vorlaufer, University of Marburg, Germany
 

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

Meina Cai1, Pengfei Liu1, Hui Wang2

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


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


System Dynamics model for preventing land expropriation conflict

Lu Zhang1, Shukui Tan2, Qiaowen Lin3

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


Political Instability and Perceptions of Land Tenure and Governance in Zambia

Ben Ewing

The Cloudburst Group, United States of America


 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
8:30am
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10:00am
05-10: Impact of Land Markets Changes
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Benjamin Linkow, Landesa, United States of America
 

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

Menasbo Tesfay

Norwegain University of Life Sciences, Norway


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


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

10:30am
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12:00pm
06-10: Socio-Economic Effects of Tenure Regularization
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Frits Van Der Wal, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands, The
 

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

Gina Rico Mendez1, Guillermo Medina Frias2

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


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


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

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

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


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

2:00pm
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3:30pm
07-10: Streamlining Land Administration Procedures
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: David Egiashvili, FAO, Italy
 

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

David Betge

ZOA, Netherlands, The


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

Ian Rose

DAI, United States of America


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

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

3:45pm
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5:15pm
08-10: Economic Benefits from Land Administration Reform
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Michael Graglia, New America, United States of America
 

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


Improving Land Administration – Strategical Outlook

Božena Lipej

Evro-PF, Slovenia


Finding Common Ground

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

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


 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am
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10:00am
09-10: Evaluating Impact of Land Tenure Projects
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Cynthia Goytia, Harvard University and Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentine Republic
 

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

Benjamin Linkow

Landesa, United States of America


Tools for Impact Evaluation of Land Tenure and Governance

Jennifer Lisher

Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America


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

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


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

10:30am
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12:00pm
10-10: Impact of Payment for Environmental Services
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Anne Larson, CIFOR, Peru
 

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

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


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

Gunnar Kohlin1, Yuanyuan Yi2

1: University of Gothenburg, Sweden; 2: World Bank


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


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

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

2:00pm
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3:30pm
11-10: Studies on Youth and Migration
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Hosaena Ghebru, International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America
 

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

Milu Muyanga1, Dennis Otieno2, Thomas Jayne1

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


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

Francisco Mugyabuso Paul Mugizi1, Tomoya Matsumoto2

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


Land Tenure Security, Land Holdings and Migration in Rural Ethiopia

Yeshwas Bogale

Heriot Watt University, United Kingdom


 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am
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10:30am
12-10: Development of Indicators for Measuring Progress in Pastoral Land Tenure Policy, Legislation and Tenure Reform
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Aimen Frija, ICARDA, Jordan, Hashemite Kingdom of
 

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

Fiona Flintan1, Aymen Frija2

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

11:00am
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12:30pm
13-10: Crime Prevention through Inclusive Environmental Design
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Bontje Zangerling, World Bank, United States of America
 

Crime Prevention through Inclusive Environmental Design

Rodica Tomescu Olariu

World Bank Group, Romania

1:30pm
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3:00pm
14-10: Anti-corruption solutions to land governance challenges in Africa
Location: 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

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