Insa Theesfeld

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

Universitätsplatz 10

Halle (Saale), Saxony-Anhalt 06108

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (43)

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Die Interpretation des p-Wertes –Grundsätzliche Missverständnisse (Interpreting P-Values – Common Flaws and Misconceptions)

Journal of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 236, No. 5
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Nov 2017
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Institut Agrar- und Ernährungswissenschaften, Humboldt University of Berlin - Department of Agricultural Economics and Social Sciences, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, German Aerospace Center, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg
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Bayes theorem; hypothesis testing; error probability; p-hacking; statistical significance

Inferential Misconceptions and Replication Crisis

HIRSCHAUER, N. M., OLIVER; GRUENER, SVEN; FREY, ULRICH; THEESFELD, INSA; WAGNER, PETER 2016. Inferential misconceptions and replication crisis. Epidemiology Biostatistics and Public Health, 13, 16.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Jul 2017
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Institut Agrar- und Ernährungswissenschaften, Humboldt University of Berlin - Department of Agricultural Economics and Social Sciences, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, German Aerospace Center, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg
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Bayes’ Theorem; error probability; hypothesis testing; p-hacking; p values, replication crisis, statistical significance

Inferential Misconceptions and Replication Crisis

HIRSCHAUER, N. M., OLIVER; GRUENER, SVEN; FREY, ULRICH; THEESFELD, INSA; WAGNER, PETER 2016. Inferential misconceptions and replication crisis. Epidemiology Biostatistics and Public Health, 13, 16.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Bayes’ Theorem; error probability; hypothesis testing; p-hacking; p values, replication crisis, statistical significance

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Reframing for Sustainability: Exploring Transformative Power of Benefit Sharing

Sustainability, Vol. 9(8), p. 1486, 2017; DOI:10.3390/su9081486
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Ilkhom Soliev and Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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Benefit Sharing; Natural Resources; Conflict; Resource Stress; Transformation; Cooperation; Adaptive Governance; Sustainability

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Participatory Local Governance and Cultural Practices in Thailand

Buchenrieder, G., Dufhues, T., Theesfeld, I., & Nuchanata, M. (2017). Participatory local governance and cultural practices in Thailand. Cogent Social Sciences, 3(1), 1338331. doi/10.1080/23311886.2017.1338331
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jun 2017
University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Universität der Bundeswehr München, Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Kasetsart University
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cultural practices; governance; participatory decision-making; local government; Thailand

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Water Grabbing and the Role of Power: Shifting Water Governance in the Light of Agricultural Foreign Direct Investment

Bues, A. and Theesfeld, I. 2012. Water grabbing and the role of power: Shifting water governance in the light of agricultural foreign direct investment. Water Alternatives 5(2): 266-283
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Andrea Bues and Insa Theesfeld
Humboldt University of Berlin and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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water grabbing, power resources, water rights, agricultural foreign direct investment, Ethiopia

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Social Sustainability through Social Interaction — A National Survey on Community Gardens in Germany

Sustainability 2018, 10, 1085; doi:10.3390/su10041085
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Apr 2018
Nicole Rogge, Insa Theesfeld and Carola Strassner
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg - Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Food Policy, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Münster University of Applied Sciences - Department of Food Nutrition Facilities
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urban agriculture; community gardens; commons; social initiatives; social interaction; social sustainability; social change; social capital

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The Political Economy of Decentralization in Thailand - Does Decentralization Allow for Peasant Participation?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Universität der Bundeswehr München and Kasetsart University
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Germany’s Light Version of Integrated Water Resources Management

Environmental Policy and Governance 23(2):130-44, 2013, DOI: 10.1002/eet.1602.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Nov 2017
Insa Theesfeld and Christian Schleyer
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and University of Kassel, Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences, International Agricultural Policy and Environmental Governance
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Water Framework Directive; Integrated Water Resources Management; river basin management; participation; integration; Germany

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Can Water Abundance Compensate for Weak Water Governance? Determining and Comparing Dimensions of Irrigation Water Security in Tajikistan

Klümper, F., Herzfeld, T. and I. Theesfeld (2017). Can water abundance compensate for weak water governance? Determining and comparing dimensions of irrigation water security in Tajikistan. Water 9(4), 286.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jun 2017
Frederike Klümper, Thomas Herzfeld and Insa Theesfeld
Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO), IAMO and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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irrigation water security; governance dimension; hydrology dimension; Tajikistan

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Categorizing Urban Commons - Community Gardens in the Rhine-Ruhr Agglomeration, Germany

International Journal of the Commons, Vol. 12, no 2 2018, pp. 521-274.doi:10.18352/ijc.854
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Nov 2018
Nicole Rogge and Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg - Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Food Policy and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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Categorizing System, Collective Action, Commons, Community Gardens, Rhine-Ruhr Agglomeration, Urban Agriculture

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The Effects of Rules on Local Political Decision-Making Processes: How Can Rules Facilitate Participation?

Theesfeld, I., Dufhues, T. & Buchenrieder, G. Policy Sci (2017) 50: 675. doi/10.1007/s11077-017-9284-2
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Nov 2017
Insa Theesfeld, Thomas Dufhues and Gertrud Buchenrieder
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) and University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Universität der Bundeswehr München
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Political decision-making, Participation, Rules, IAD framework, Deontic logic, Thailand

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Elite Capture in Local Fishery Management – Post-Socialist Experiences from Albania

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Oscar Schmidt and Insa Theesfeld
Humboldt University of Berlin and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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Local governance; Elite capture; Decentralization; Fishery; Albania

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Land Grabbing in Europe? Socio-Cultural Externalities of Large-Scale Land Acquisitions in East Germany

Land 2018, 7(3): 98
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Aug 2018
Ramona Bunkus and Insa Theesfeld
Independent and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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Land Grabbing; East Germany; Socio-Cultural Externalities; Rural Development

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The Land–Water–Food Nexus: Expanding the Social–Ecological System Framework to Link Land and Water Governance

Resources, Vol. 6(3), 28, 2017 DOI:10.3390/resources6030028
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Aug 2017
Frederike Klümper and Insa Theesfeld
Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO) and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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Land–Water–Food Nexus; Social–Ecological System; Governance Linkages; Land Tenure; Irrigation; Tajikistan

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Benefit Sharing for Solving Transboundary Commons Dilemma in Central Asia

International Journal of the Commons, 14(1), 61–77 (2020). DOI/10.5334/ijc.955
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Mar 2020
Ilkhom Soliev and Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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appropriation, provision, prioritization, trust building, civil society

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Understanding Causes of Conflict Over Common Village Pastures – A Comparative Analysis of Property Rights in Azerbaijan and Georgia

Regina Neudert, Insa Theesfeld, Alexandre Didebulidze, Naiba Allahverdiyeva & Volker Beckmann (2020): Understanding Causes of Conflict Over Common Village Pastures – A Comparative Analysis of Property Rights in Azerbaijan and Georgia, Society & Natural Resources, DOI: 10.1080/08941920.2019.1704329
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Feb 2020
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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caucasus, common pool resources, common property, conflict, degradation, livestock, post-socialist transition, property rights, resource scarcity, sustainable management

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A Misfit in Policy to Protect Russia's Black Soil Region. An Institutional Analytical Lens Applied to the Ban on Burning of Crop Residues

Land Use Policy 67 (2017) 517-526
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jul 2017
Insa Theesfeld and Ladislav Jelinek
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Institute of Agricultural Economics and Information
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Degraded black soils, Crop residues burning, Conservation tillage, Social and institutional analysis, Kulunda steppe

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The Role of Agri-Environmental Contracts in Saving Biodiversity In the Post-Socialist Czech Republic

Prazan, J. & Theesfeld, I., (2014). The role of agri-environmental contracts in saving biodiversity in the post-socialist Czech Republic. International Journal of the Commons. 8(1), pp.1–25. DOI: 10.18352/ijc.400
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Sep 2017
Insa Theesfeld and Jaroslav Prazan
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Institute of Agricultural Economics and Information - Department of Rural Development
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agri-environmental measure, biodiversity, coordination problem, governance structure, policy implementation, trust

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A Structured Checklist to Identify Connections Between Land Grabbing and Water Grabbing

T. Haller, T. Breu, T. De Moor, C. Rohr, H. Znoj (Ed.) The Commons in a Glocal World. Global Connections and Local Responses. London, Routledge, P. 437-453. ISBN: 978-1-351-05098-2 (ebk), 2019
Posted: 25 Feb 2020
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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The Potential of Social Learning in Community Gardens and the Impact of Community Heterogeneity

Posted: 24 Feb 2020
Nicole Rogge, Insa Theesfeld and Carola Strassner
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Münster University of Applied Sciences - Department of Food Nutrition Facilities

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Community garden, Social change, Social learning, Communities of practice, Sustainability, Heterogeneity

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The Role of Pseudo-Commons in Post-socialist Countries

In: B. Hudson, J. Rosenbloom, D. Cole (Ed.) Routledge Handbook of the Study of the Commons (2019). New York, Routledge, P. 345–359, 2019. ISBN: 978-1-138-06090-6 (hbk), ISBN: 978-1-315-16278-2 (ebk)
Posted: 10 Oct 2019
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Nature-identical Outcomes, Artificial Processes: Governance of CRISPR/Cas Genome Editing as an Ethical Challenge

In: J. Harvey (ed.) Ethical Tensions from New Technology: The Case of Agricultural Biotechnology. Boston, MA: CABI Publishing, p. 137-150, 2018
Posted: 31 Jul 2019
Independent, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Independent

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Density of Resident Farmers and Rural Inhabitants’ Relationship to Agriculture: Operationalizing Complex Social Interactions with a Structural Equation Model

Agriculture and Human Values 37 (1): 47-63. doi.org/10.1007/s10460-019-09966-7
Posted: 15 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2020
Ramona Bunkus, Ilkhom Soliev and Insa Theesfeld
Independent, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Snipping Around for Food: Economic, Ethical and Policy Implications of CRISPR/Cas Genome Editing

Geoforum 96, 172-180. doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2018.07.017
Posted: 30 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2018
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Independent and Independent

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Agricultural Policy, Bioethics, Biotechnology, Food Production, Genome Editing, Governance

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From Land to Water Grabbing: A Property Rights Perspective on Linked Natural Resources

Ecological Economics 154, 62-70, 2018, DOI: org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2018.07.019
Posted: 23 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2018
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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property rights, water grabbing, agricultural water sector

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The Ethical Dilemma with Governing CRISPR/CAS Genome Editing

In: Springer, S., Grimm, H. (eds.) “Professionals in Food Chains”. Proceedings of the EurSafe Conference. 13-16 June 2018. Vienna, Austria. Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 419-423.
Posted: 21 Aug 2018
Frauke Pirscher and Insa Theesfeld
Independent and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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CRISPR/Cas, Genome Editing, Governance, Ethical Dilemma, Agricultural Ethics

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Discrepancies between Paper and Practice in Policy Implementation: Tajikistan's Property Rights and Customary Claims to Land and Water

Land Use Policy 75, 327-339, doi: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.03.030
Posted: 26 Apr 2018
Frederike Klümper, Insa Theesfeld and Thomas Herzfeld
Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO), Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and IAMO

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Land and water use, Policy reform, Property rights, Customary claims, Tajikistan

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Agricultural and Environmental Policies from an Institutional Economics Perspective: A Method for Ex-ante Policy Assessment (Agrar- und Umweltpolitiken aus institutioneller Sicht: Eine Ex-Ante Methode zur Politikbewertung)

Schleyer, C., Theesfeld, I. 2011. "Agrar- Und Umweltpolitiken Aus Institutioneller Sicht: Eine Ex-Ante Methode Zur Politikbewertung ". GJAE 60(3):186-99.
Posted: 11 Dec 2017
Christian Schleyer and Insa Theesfeld
University of Kassel, Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences, International Agricultural Policy and Environmental Governance and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Constraints on Collective Action in a Transitional Economy: The Case of Bulgaria's Irrigation Sector

World Development, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2004
Posted: 12 Oct 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Eastern Europe, Bulgaria, irrigation, collective action, institutional change social, capital

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Reviving Pre-Socialist Cooperative Traditions: The Case of Water Syndicates in Bulgaria

Sociologia Ruralis 45(3):171-86. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9523.2005.00299.x.
Posted: 12 Oct 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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The Grammar of Institutions: The Challenge of Distinguishing between Strategies, Norms, and Rules

Rationality and Society 22(4):445-75. doi: 10.1177/1043463110377299.
Posted: 11 Oct 2017
Insa Theesfeld and Achim Schlüter
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and Jacobs University Bremen - School of Humanities and Social Sciences

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grammar of institutions, institutional statements, norms, rules, strategies

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Administering the Common Agricultural Policy in Bulgaria and Romania: Obstacles to Accountability and Administrative Capacity

Wegener, S., K. Labar, M. Petrick, D. Marquardt, I. Theesfeld and G. Buchenrieder. 2011. "Administering the Common Agricultural Policy in Bulgaria and Romania: Obstacles to Accountability and Administrative Capacity." International Review of Administrative Sciences 77(3):583-608. doi: 10.1177/002085
Posted: 11 Oct 2017
Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO), Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Universität der Bundeswehr München

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accountability, administrative capacity, Bulgaria, Common Agricultural Policy, public service delivery, Romania

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Giving Birds a Starting Date: The Curious Social Solution to a Water Resource Issue in the U.S. West

Ecological Economics, Vol. 97, 2014
Posted: 11 Oct 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Improving Bankability of Small Farmers in Northern Vietnam

Savings and Development, Vol. 24, No. 4 (2000), pp. 385-403
Posted: 06 Oct 2017
Gertrud Buchenrieder and Insa Theesfeld
University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Universität der Bundeswehr München and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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The Procedure for Institutional Compatibility Assessment: Ex-Ante Policy Assessment from an Institutional Perspective

Journal of Institutional Economics 6(03):377-99. DOI: 10.1017/s1744137410000056
Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Insa Theesfeld and Christian Schleyer
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg and University of Kassel, Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences, International Agricultural Policy and Environmental Governance

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Perceived Power Resources in Situations of Collective Action

Theesfeld, I. 2011. "Perceived Power Resources in Situations of Collective Action." Water Alternatives 4(1):86-103.
Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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collective action, power concepts, nonparametric testing, irrigation, Bulgaria

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Dealing with 'Baggage' in Riparian Relationship on Water Allocation: A Longitudinal Comparative Study from the Ferghana Valley

Ecological Economics, Vol. 142: 148-162
Posted: 20 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2020
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Independent and Independent

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Path Dependency; Longitudinal Comparative Study; Transboundary Water Agreements; Formal and De facto Change; Ferghana Valley

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Self-Organization in the Commons: An Empirically-Tested Model

Environmental Modelling & Software, Volume 96, Pages 30-45, 2017
Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Delft University of Technology - Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, Linnaeus University, German Aerospace Center and Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Multi-Agent Systems, Endogenous Institutions, Common-Pool Resource Systems

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Irrigation Sector in Bulgaria: Impact of Post-Socialist Policy Reforms

THEESFELD, I. 2008. Irrigation sector in Bulgaria: impact of post-socialist policy reforms. Water Policy, 10, 375-389.
Posted: 29 Jul 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Bulgaria; Collective action; Irrigation management transfer; Policy reform; Property rights; Pseudo devolution; Transition

Institutional Challenges for National Groundwater Governance: Policies and Issues

THEESFELD, I. 2010. Institutional challenges for national groundwater governance: policies and issues. Ground Water, 48, 131-42.
Posted: 29 Jul 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Institutional Challenges for National Groundwater Governance: Policies and Issues

Ground Water 48(1):131-42. doi: 10.1111/j.1745-6584.2009.00624.x.
Posted: 11 Oct 2017
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Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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The Strengths and Weaknesses of Albania's Customary Rules in Natural Resource Management in the Light of Devolution Policies

RAMA, K. & THEESFELD, I. 2011. The Strengths and Weaknesses of Albania’s Customary Rules in Natural Resource Management in the Light of Devolution Policies. Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, 50, 369-387.
Posted: 21 Jun 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Albania, devolution, Kanun, forestry, fishery

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Interplay between Structural Change in Central Asian Agriculture and Institutional Scarcity of Land and Water: Evidence from Tajikistan

THEESFELD, I. & KLÜMPER, F. 2016. Interplay between structural change in Central Asian agriculture and institutional scarcity of land and water: evidence from Tajikistan. Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsgeographie, 60.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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Central Asia, institutional scarcity, land and water, property rights, structural change.

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A Continuum of Governance Regimes: A New Perspective on Co-Management in Irrigation Systems

FREY, U. J., VILLAMAYOR-TOMAS, S. & THEESFELD, I. 2016. A continuum of governance regimes: A new perspective on co-management in irrigation systems. Environmental Science & Policy, 66, 73-81.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017
Insa Theesfeld
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

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