Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 5-100
Date: Tuesday, 26/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am01-05: Evaluating impacts of land tenure interventions
Session Chair: Hosaena Ghebru, International Food Policy Research Institute, United States of America
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 447 / 01-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Land and human rights, gender, indigenous peoples
Keywords: land Rights, Land use Act, 1978, Indigenous people, Constitution of Nigeria, Gender equity

Land and human rights, gender and indigenous people of Kaduna state, Nigeria

Abdullahi Tukur, Altine Jibril, Umar Ahmed Abubakar

Kaduna Geographic Information Service, Nigeria

01-05-Tukur-447_paper.pdf
01-05-Tukur-447_ppt.pptx


ID: 747 / 01-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Land and human rights, gender, indigenous peoples
Keywords: Brazilian Cerrado, human rights, community land rights, World Bank, land grabbing

World Bank-funded land titling in Piauí, Brazil: a pillar of growth or a regularization of land grabs?

Douglas Hertzler1, Maria Luisa Mendonça2, Gerardo Cerdas Vega3, Emmanuel Ponte3, Altamiran Ribeiro4

1ActionAid USA, United States of America; 2Rede Social de Justiça e Direitos Humanos, Brasil; 3ActionAid Brasil, Brasil; 4Comissão Pastoral da Terra, Brasil

01-05-Hertzler-747_paper.pdf
01-05-Hertzler-747_ppt.pptx


ID: 216 / 01-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: tenure security, gender-disaggregated, productivity, East Africa

Land tenure, gender, and productivity in Ethiopia and Tanzania

Tigist Mekonnen Melesse, Yesuf M. Awel

The World Bank (USA), UNU-MERIT (The Netherlands) and Jimma University (Ethiopia)

01-05-Melesse-216_ppt.pdf


ID: 214 / 01-05: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: The impacts of land tenure regularisation programme in rwanda

The Impacts of land tenure regularisation programme in Rwanda

Bernis Byamukama1, Jim Grabham2

1UK Department for International Development, Rwanda; 2Mokoro ltd

01-05-Byamukama-214_paper.pdf
01-05-Byamukama-214_ppt.ppt
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-05: Evaluating impacts of land tenure interventions
Session Chair: Malcolm Childress, Global Land Alliance, United States of America
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 163 / 02-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Urban expansion, land use, land value capture, and housing
Keywords: conservation easement, land conservation, spatial spillovers, open space, conservation planning

Land conservation for open space: spatial spillovers and the impact of neighbors

Haoluan Wang

University of Maryland at College Park, United States of America

02-05-Wang-163_paper.pdf
02-05-Wang-163_ppt.pdf


ID: 896 / 02-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: smallholder farmers, market participation, Tanzania, Africa, transaction cost

Smallholder crop market participation in Tanzania: The influence of transaction cost, asset endowment and producer cooperatives

Sosina Bezu, Espen Villanger

Chr.Michelsen Institute, Norway

02-05-Bezu-896_paper.pdf
02-05-Bezu-896_ppt.ppt


ID: 910 / 02-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: Land, access, agroecosystems, agroecological practices, Guatemala

Land access and household implementation of agroecosystems in rural Guatemala

Maria Van Der Maaten

Iowa State University, United States of America

02-05-Van Der Maaten-910_ppt.pptx


ID: 479 / 02-05: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: Institutional strengthening, Land administration, Land markets, Land registration

Land markets and transaction costs following institutional strengthening: A pre-post evaluation in Mongolia

Kate Marple-Cantrell, Heather Huntington

The Cloudburst Group, United States of America

02-05-Marple-Cantrell-479_paper.pdf
02-05-Marple-Cantrell-479_ppt.pptx
 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-05: Land price determinants
Session Chair: Dieter von Fintel, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 342 / 03-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: real estate transaction management system, housing price, tax base of transfer income tax, Interrupted time series analysis, real-time transaction price posting system

Does the Real Estate Trading Management System (RTMS) affect housing price and tax base?: Evidence from Korea

Yukyung Kim

Korea Development Institute, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)



ID: 358 / 03-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: Job accessibility: urban poverty: slums: urban planning: housing

Spatial distributions of job accessibility, housing rents, and poverty in Nairobi, Kenya

Shohei Nakamura, Paolo Avner

World Bank, United States of America



ID: 390 / 03-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: monopoly, land supply, entrepreneurship, housing cycle, urban China

Monopolist land supply, housing cycle and entrepreneurship in urban China

Dan Wang

The Economist, China, People's Republic of



ID: 412 / 03-05: 4
Individual Papers
Topics: Urban expansion, land use, land value capture, and housing
Keywords: Urban expansion, Farmland prices, von Thünen theory, Hedonic Price Model, Malawi

Growth of cities and urban influence on agricultural land prices in Malawi

Sarah Ephrida Tione, Stein Terje Holden

Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway

 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-05: Assessing impact of Infrastructure investments
Session Chair: Innocent Matshe, African Economic Research Consortium (AERC), Kenya
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 606 / 04-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: difference-in-differences, rail transit, Philippines

How do mass transit investments affect land values? evidence from MRT-3

Abdul Abiad, Ann Jillian Adona, Kathleen Farrin

Asian Development Bank, Philippines



ID: 856 / 04-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Commons and natural resource management
Keywords: deforestation, roads

Ecological footprint of transportation infrastructure

Teevrat Garg1, Sam Asher2, Paul Novosad3

1University of California, San Diego, United States of America; 2World Bank; 3Dartmouth College



ID: 869 / 04-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: Urban Growth, Rural Economic Development, Structural Transformation, Remote Sensing Data

How large are the contributions of cities to the development of rural communities?

Juan Daniel Soto Diaz1,2, Milena Vargas4,2, Julio Berdegue3

1London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom; 2Latin American Center for Rural Development (RIMISP); 3Food and Agricutural Organization of the United Nations (FAO); 4The National Statistics Institute of Chile (INE)



ID: 1250 / 04-05: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: .

From municipal investments to functional subregions: new territorial planning units in Colombia

Natalie Gomez Arteaga

DNP, Colombia

 
Date: Wednesday, 27/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am05-05: Impact of informal tenure upgrading
Session Chair: Remi Jedwab, George Washington University, United States of America
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 158 / 05-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Global frameworks; indicators; progress monitoring, LGAF
Keywords: affordable housing; Programa Minha Casa Minha Vida; integrated urban development; delinquency rate

High delinquency rates in Brazil’s Minha Casa Minha Vida housing program: Possible causes and necessary reforms

Arthur Acolin1, Marja Hoek-Smit2, Claudia Magalhães Eloy3

1University of Washington, United States of America; 2University of Pennsylvania, United States of America; 3Independent, Brazil



ID: 213 / 05-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: Informal land use, informal land tenure, informal housing, low-income housing, access to jobs

Backyarding: theory and evidence for South Africa

Jan Brueckner1, Claus Rabe2, Harris Selod3

1University of California, Irvine, United States of America; 2Independent consultant, South Africa; 3World Bank, United States of America



ID: 861 / 05-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: land regularization, systematic review; impact evaluation; upgrading interventions, informal urbanization, causal effects

Impact Evaluations of Informal Settlements Upgrading Interventions: Evidence assessment and new topics for research.

Cynthia Goytia1, Guadalupe Dorna2

1Harvard University and Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentina; 2Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentina



ID: 490 / 05-05: 4
Individual Papers
Topics: Urban expansion, land use, land value capture, and housing
Keywords: Slums, Housing, Policy, Enumeration

Measuring housing deprivations in India: an alternative approach to slum enumeration

Amit Patel1, Phoram Shah2

1University of Massachusetts Boston, United States of America; 2The World Bank Group, United States of America

 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-05: Land markets at the rural-urban fringe
Session Chair: Songqing Jin, Michigan State Univ./Zhejiang Univ., China, People's Republic of
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 1097 / 06-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: Peri-urban land market, land policy, land transactions, Kenya, Tanzania

Land transactions in the rural-urban fringes of Dar es Salaam and Nairobi: driving forces, stakeholders and challenges for land governance

Sina Schlimmer

Sciences Po Bordeaux, France



ID: 421 / 06-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: Land Markets, Rwanda, Econometric analysis

Land market determinants and outcomes in Rwanda: an econometric analysis

Charles Mulindabigwi Ruhara1, Richard Baldwin2, Sam Biraro3, Bernis Byamukama4

1University of Rwanda, Rwanda; 2iLand Consulting; 3RLMUA; 4DFID



ID: 464 / 06-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: horizontal integration; organization governance; asset specificity; transaction uncertainty; transaction frequency; rural collective construction land (RCCL)

How horizontal integration affects transaction costs of rural collective construction land market? An empirical analysis in Nanhai District, Guangdong Province, China

Anlu Zhang, Xiangxiang Xie, Peng Bin

Huazhong Agricultural University, China, People's Republic of

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-05: Emerging technologies, data ownership & privacy
Session Chair: Josephus van Erp, Maastricht University, Netherlands, The

WEBEX

MC 5-100 
 
ID: 1300 / 07-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: New ways of land data capture & analysis (incl. machine learning)
Keywords: .

The importance and nature of (land administration) data when using emerging technologies

Jacob Vos

Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency (Kadaster), Netherlands, The



ID: 1301 / 07-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: New ways of land data capture & analysis (incl. machine learning)
Keywords: .

Reflections on the possible privatization of Land Registries by making use of emerging technologies

Mihai Taus

Romanian Land Registry Association, Romania



ID: 1310 / 07-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: New ways of land data capture & analysis (incl. machine learning)
Keywords: .

Embracing emerging technologies; preconditions, threshold, possibilities and guarantees

Lionel Galliez

International Union of Notaries (UINL), France



ID: 1298 / 07-05: 4
Individual Papers
Topics: Data integration & interoperability for public service provision
Keywords: .

East-African perspectives and experiences, using modern technology while building up Land Administration systems in the region.

Emmanuel Nkurunziza

Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD), Kenya



ID: 1256 / 07-05: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: New ways of land data capture & analysis (incl. machine learning)
Keywords: .

A brief introduction about the experiences in Brazil, Peru and other countries in South America

Victor Endo

Global Land Alliance, Peru



ID: 1253 / 07-05: 6
Individual Papers
Topics: New ways of land data capture & analysis (incl. machine learning)
Keywords: .

The experience in Australia with privatising land registries

Sharon Christensen

Queensland University of Technology, Australia

 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-05: Urban land research, land assembly and land markets in China
Session Chair: Fang Xia, University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China, People's Republic of
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 477 / 08-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: Land policy, land value capture, poverty alleviation, poverty migration and relocation, China

Land-constrain-induced poverty and land-capitalization-supported poverty alleviation strategy in China: A case study of Shaanxi Province

Jinfeng Du

Xi'an Jiaotong University, United States of America



ID: 176 / 08-05: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: Property right, Land certification, China

Impact of land certification on land and labor allocation in China

Xuwen Gao1, Longbao Wei1, Xinjie Shi1,2, Shile Fang3

1Zhejiang University, China, People's Republic of; 2Australia National University, Australia; 3Guangdong Academy of Agricultural Science, China, People's Republic of



ID: 1237 / 08-05: 8
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: industrial land reduction; Urban Development Boundary; long-term value-added benefits; dual land

Reduction of industrial land beyond Urban Development Boundary in Shanghai

Zhengfeng Zhang

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

 
Date: Thursday, 28/Mar/2019
8:30am - 10:00am09-05: SDGs on land: Methodology and reporting
Session Chair: Sydney Gourlay, World Bank, United States of America

VC/ webex

MC 5-100 
 
ID: 795 / 09-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Global frameworks; indicators; progress monitoring, LGAF
Keywords: SDGs, data, United States

Reporting on SDG indicator 1.4.2 for high income countries: the case of the U.S.

Benjamin Linkow1, Caleb Stevens3, Jennifer Lisher2

1Landesa, United States of America; 2Millennium Challenge Corporation, United States of America; 3USAID, United States of America

09-05-Linkow-795_paper.pdf
09-05-Linkow-795_ppt.pptx


ID: 1011 / 09-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Land policy and political economy
Keywords: Tenure security, land policy, politics, power, Madagascar

Considering the multidimensional nature of tenure security in land policies

Anni Valkonen

University of East Anglia, UK

09-05-Valkonen-1011_ppt.pptx


ID: 1080 / 09-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Global frameworks; indicators; progress monitoring, LGAF
Keywords: perceived tenure security, measurement, data

Measuring perceived tenure insecurity: issues, challenges, and recommendations

Benjamin Linkow

Landesa, United States of America

09-05-Linkow-1080_ppt.pptx


ID: 1369 / 09-05: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: Economic research and impact evaluation
Keywords: data

Discussant (Webex)

Leman Yonca Gurbuzer

Food and Agriculture Organization, Italy

 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-05: The role of land in structural transformation
Session Chair: Jonathan Conning, Hunter College and The Graduate Center, CUNY, United States of America
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 198 / 10-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: CAP; EU; Poverty; Inequality

Poverty, Inequality, and Agriculture in the EU

Joao Pedro Azevedo, Rogier J. E. Van Den Brink, Paul Corral, Montserrat Ávila, Hongxi Zhao, Mohammad-Hadi Mostafavi

The World Bank, United States of America



ID: 832 / 10-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: land distribution, agricultural productivity differences, misallocation, policy distortion, production function

Small farms, large farms and international productivity differences

Yaoqi Lin1, Jonathan Conning1,2

1The Graduate Center, City University of New York, United States of America; 2Hunter College, City University of New York, United States of America



ID: 787 / 10-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Large scale land acquisition: Agriculture, extractives, infrastructure
Keywords: land misallocation

The misallocation of land and other factors of production in India

Ejaz Ghani, Gilles Duranton

World Bank, United States of America



ID: 824 / 10-05: 4
Individual Papers
Topics: Land markets and structural transformation
Keywords: Price Supports, India, Agricultural Production, Inputs, Labor Allocation

At what price? Price supports, agricultural productivity, and misallocation

Nandita Krishnaswamy

University of Southern California, United States of America

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-05: Land and water governance
Session Chair: Marie-Laure Lajaunie, World Bank, United States of America
MC 5-100 
 
ID: 1168 / 11-05: 1
Individual Papers
Topics: Commons and natural resource management
Keywords: Irrigated land, water scarcity, agricultural water withdrawals, renewable water resources

Linking irrigated land and water scarcity: a global view

Susanne Maria Scheierling, David Olivier Treguer

World Bank, United States of America

11-05-Scheierling-1168_paper.pdf
11-05-Scheierling-1168_ppt.pdf


ID: 1047 / 11-05: 2
Individual Papers
Topics: Commons and natural resource management
Keywords: Land, water, tenure, rights, environment

Land and water: the rights divergence

Stephen Hodgson

SPRL KH & Associates, Belgium

11-05-Hodgson-1047_paper.pdf
11-05-Hodgson-1047_ppt.pptx


ID: 1070 / 11-05: 3
Individual Papers
Topics: Commons and natural resource management
Keywords: Capitalism, Groundwater, Land Rights, Medjool, Morocco

Intensification of irrigated agriculture: the case of the Boudnib plain in Morocco

Omar Aloui2, Anne Chohin-Kuper1, Mathilde Crosnier3, Jeanne Chiche4

1Independent consultant, Morocco; 2Agroconcept, Romania; 3INRA SAD, ISARA Lyon, France; 4IAV Hassan II, Morocco

11-05-Aloui-1070_paper.pdf
11-05-Aloui-1070_ppt.pptx


ID: 886 / 11-05: 5
Individual Papers
Topics: Commons and natural resource management
Keywords: water, irrigation modernisation, irrigation efficiency, land use change

Irrigation Modernization in Spain: what influences the Effects on Water?

Elena Lopez-Gunn1, Manuel Bea1, Rosa Huertas2, Victor del Barrio3, Javier Fernandez Pereira3

1ICATALIST, Spain; 2Valladolid City Council, Spain; 3Duero River basin agency, Spain

11-05-Lopez-Gunn-886_paper.pdf
11-05-Lopez-Gunn-886_ppt.pdf
 

 
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