Nicolas Gerber

University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)

Senior Researcher

Walter-Flex-Strasse 3

Bonn, D-53113

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Food and Nutrition Security Indicators: A Review

ZEF Working Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Food security, nutrition, indicators, outcomes, determinants, classification

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The Economics of Desertification, Land Degradation, and Drought Toward an Integrated Global Assessment

ZEF‐ Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 150
Number of pages: 196 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Hohenheim - Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
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The Economics of Land Degradation

ZEF Working Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Economics of Land Degradation, ecosystem services, land degradation neutrality

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The Impacts of Biofuel Production on Food Prices: A Review

ZEF Discussion Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 May 2009
Nicolas Gerber, Manfred van Eckert and thomas Breuer
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), GTZ Society for Technical Cooperation and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Determinants of Household Drinking Water Quality in Rural Ethiopia

ZEF - Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 220
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Muhammed Usman, Nicolas Gerber and Evita Pangaribowo
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM)
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drinking water quality; water source; Escherichia coli; sanitation and hygiene; rural Ethiopia

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Bioenergy and Rural Development in Developing Countries: A Review of Existing Studies

ZEF Discussion Papers On Development Policy No. 122
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Nicolas Gerber
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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Impacts of Adaptation to Climate Change on Farmers’ Income in the Savana Region of Togo

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 255 (March, 2018)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Apr 2018
Pilo Mikémina, Nicolas Gerber and Tobias Wünscher
University of Kara, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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adaptation, bio-economic model, Savana region of Togo

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Social Safety Nets for Food and Nutritional Security in India

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Jan 2016
Sudha Narayanan and Nicolas Gerber
Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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social safety nets, India, complementarity and synergies, food and nutrition security, health

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The Impacts of Piped Water on Water Quality, Sanitation, Hygiene and Health in Rural Households of North-Western Bangladesh - A Quasi-Experimental Analysis

ZEF - Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 217
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Jul 2016
Mohammad Hasan and Nicolas Gerber
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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Child diarrhea, Child growth, Piped water supply, Water-Sanitation, Hygiene, Irrigation agriculture, Propensity Score Matching, water quality, food utensil hygiene

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The Impact of Drinking Water Quality and Sanitation Behavior on Child Health: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

ZEF - Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 221
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Muhammed Usman, Nicolas Gerber and Joachim von Braun
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change
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drinking water quality; sanitation; hygiene; child health; diarrhea; instrumental variable; rural Ethiopia

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Rural Shadow Wages and Youth Agricultural Labor Supply in Ethiopia: Evidence from Farm Panel Data

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 236
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Apr 2017
Takalign Sakketa, Takalign Sakketa and Nicolas Gerber
Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE)University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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youth, labor productivity, shadow wage, economic incentives, shadow income, agricultural labor supply

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The Effect of Aspirations on Agricultural Innovations in Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 May 2016
Daniel Mekonnen and Nicolas Gerber
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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Aspirations, innovations, agriculture, Ethiopia

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Determinants of Participation in Child’s Education and Alternative Activities in Pakistan

ZEF- Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 159
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Dec 2011
Abdul Salam Lodhi, Daniel W. Tsegai and Nicolas Gerber
Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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Child productivity, child’s activities, Parental perception, Gender

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Synergies in Social Protection: Impacts of India’s MGNREGA and Public Distribution System on the Health and Nutrition of Women and Children

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jan 2020
Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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social protection, employment guarantee, food subsidy, morbidity, BMI, India

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Water, Sanitation and Agriculture Linkages With Health and Nutrition Improvement

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 282, September 2019
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 24 Sep 2019
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), University of Ghana - College of Basic and Applied Sciences, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and Independent
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multi-purpose water system, sanitation, agriculture, behavior, knowledge, nutrition

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Impact of Different Irrigation Systems on Water Quality in Peri-Urban Areas of Gujarat, India

ZEF - Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 219
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Aug 2016
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), Indian Institute of Public Health - Gandhinagar, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), Indian Institute of Public Health - Gandhinagar and University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change
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Irrigation water, Water Quality, Water Storage, Water Treatment, Sanitation and Hygiene, Health Behaviour, India, Gujarat

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Aspirations and Income, Food Security and Subjective Well-Being in Rural Ethiopia

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Apr 2016
Daniel Mekonnen and Nicolas Gerber
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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Aspirations, income, poverty, food security, subjective well-being, Ethiopia

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Ecosystem Tipping Points Due to Variable Water Availability and Cascading Effects on Food Security in Sub‐Saharan Africa

ZEF - Working Paper 174
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Nov 2018
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE)University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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ecosystem, climate change, water variability, migration, food security, food value chains, Sub Saharan Africa

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Can Social Safety Nets Protect Public Health? The Effect of India's Workfare and Foodgrain Subsidy Programmes on Anaemia

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 245
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 20 Oct 2017
Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), Oxford Policy Management India Private Ltd. and Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore
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safety nets, PDS, MGNREGA, India, anaemia

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Impact of Community-Based Health Insurance on Child Health Outcomes: Evidence on Stunting from Rural Uganda

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 269 (2019)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Jan 2019
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Gondar, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change
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Community-based health insurance, Child Stunting, Two-Stage Residual Inclusion, Rural Uganda

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Can a Specially Designed Information Intervention Around the Wash-Agriculture Linkages Make Any Difference? Experimental Evidence of Behavioral Changes and Health Impacts

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 213
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
University of Bonn, BRAC Center, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), BRAC and BRAC Center
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Water quality information, WASH-Agriculture hygiene messages, BRAC WASH program, student brigades, randomized control trial, DiD multivariate regression, behavioral change, Bangladesh

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Can Community-Based Health Insurance Nudge Preventive Health Behaviours? Evidence from Rural Uganda

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 270 (2019)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Jan 2019
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Gondar, Kabale University, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change
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Community-based health insurance, Preventive Health, Inverse Probability Weighting, Rural Uganda

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Measuring Biodiversity – an Axiomatic Evaluation of Measures Based on Genetic Data

ZEF Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 133
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Nicolas Gerber
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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biodiversity measurement

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Making Cash Crop Value Chains Nutrition-Sensitive: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment in Rural Sierra Leone

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Jun 2020
Isaac Bonuedi, Lukas Kornher and Nicolas Gerber
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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nutrition-sensitive agriculture, cash cropping, dietary diversity, Sierra Leone

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Relative Deprivation and Well-Being of the Rural Youth

African Development Bank Group Working Paper n° 296, 2018
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 May 2021
Takalign Sakketa, Takalign Sakketa and Nicolas Gerber
Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE)University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change and University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF)
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Objective Relative Deprivation, Subjective Relative Deprivation, Income, Non-Income, Social Capital, Subjective Well-Being, Rural Youth, Ethiopia

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Social Networks, Agricultural Innovations, and Farm Productivity in Ethiopia

Mekonnen, Daniel Ayalew, Gerber, Nicolas and Matz, Julia Anna (2016), Social networks, agricultural innovations, and farm productivity in Ethiopia, Working Paper Series N° 235 African Development Bank, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
Posted: 13 Dec 2016
Daniel Mekonnen, Nicolas Gerber and Julia Matz
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn, Center for Development Research (ZEF)

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social networks, innovations, row-planting, agriculture, Ethiopia, Africa