Klaus Deininger

World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)

1818 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

http://econ.worldbank.org/staff/kdeininger

World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

1818 H. Street, N.W.

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Washington, DC 20433

United States

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1.

Asset Distribution, Inequality, and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2375
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Pedro Olinto
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 774 (18,174)
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Land Institutions and Land Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2014
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gershon Feder and Klaus Deininger
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 418 (48,622)
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Land Reforms, Poverty Reduction, and Economic Growth: Evidence from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4448
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)
Downloads 379 (63,060)
Citation 4

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Rural Poverty Reduction, Political Economy, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Municipal Housing and Land, Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction

Land Sales and Rental Markets in Transition: Evidence from Rural Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University
Downloads 328 (74,104)
Citation 17

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Land Sales and Rental Markets in Transition: Evidence from Rural Vietnam

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 67-101, February 2008
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Jan 2008
Klaus Deininger and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University
Downloads 10 (516,607)
Citation 10

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Securing Property Rights in Transition: Lessons from Implementation of China's Rural Land Contracting Law

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4447
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University
Downloads 317 (72,543)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Common Property Resource Development, Municipal Housing and Land, Access to Finance, Political Economy, Land and Real Estate Development

6.

Economic and Social Impacts of Self-Help Groups in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4884
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Yanyan Liu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 317 (39,930)
Citation 3

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Access to Finance, Housing & Human Habitats, Social Accountability, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis

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Tenure Security and Land-Related Investment: Evidence from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2991
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 314 (59,311)
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Why Liberalization Alone Has Not Improved Agricultural Productivity in Zambia: The Role of Asset Ownership and Working Capital Constraints

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2302
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Pedro Olinto
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 305 (77,229)
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Explaining Agricultural and Agrarian Policies in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1765
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 297 (81,423)
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Market and Non-market Transfers of Land in Ethiopia: Implications for Efficiency, Equity, and Non-farm Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2992
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, Addis Ababa University, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 244 (91,213)
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Incidence and Impact of Land Conflict in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3248
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Raffaella Castagnini
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 230 (97,633)
Citation 8

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Conflict, Land, Sustainable land use, Agriculture, Productivity, Gender, Nonparametrics

12.

Can There Be Growth with Equity? An Initial Assessment of Land Reform in South Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2451
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Julian May
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 213 (114,472)
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Does Greater Accountability Improve the Quality of Delivery of Public Services? Evidence from Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3277
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Paul Mpuga
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Makerere University
Downloads 200 (119,238)
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Comparing Land Reform and Land Markets in Colombia: Impacts on Equity and Efficiency

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3258
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 197 (119,238)
Citation 10

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Economic and Welfare Effects of the Abolition of Health User Fees: Evidence from Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3276
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Paul Mpuga
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Makerere University
Downloads 192 (112,466)
Citation 10

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User fees, health outcomes, health care services, public and private health care centres

16.

Determinants of Repayment Performance in Indian Micro-Credit Groups

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4885
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Yanyan Liu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 181 (104,002)
Citation 2

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Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Strategic Debt Management

17.

Making Negotiated Land Reform Work: Initial Experience from Brazil, Colombia, and South Africa

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2040
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 180 (131,663)
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Inheritance Law Reform and Women's Access to Capital: Evidence from India's Hindu Succession Act

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5338
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Aparajita Goyal and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)
Downloads 165 (89,407)

Abstract:

Gender and Law, Population Policies, Gender and Health, Population & Development, Economic Theory & Research

19.

Land Rental Markets in the Process of Rural Structural Transformation: Productivity and Equity Impacts in China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4454
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University
Downloads 161 (139,850)
Citation 2

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Banks & Banking Reform, Political Economy, Economic Theory & Research, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Labor Policies

20.

Land Rental Markets as an Alternative to Government Reallocation? Equity and Efficiency Considerations in the Chinese Land Tenure System

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2930
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University
Downloads 159 (149,600)
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Legal Knowledge and Economic Development: The Case of Land Rights in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3868
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Daniel Ayalew and Takashi Yamano
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank - Africa Region
Downloads 156 (144,983)
Citation 6

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Municipal Housing and Land, Real Estate Development, Agricultural Knowledge & Information Systems, Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction, Land Use and Policies

22.

Longer-Term Economic Impacts of Self-Help Groups in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4886
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Yanyan Liu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 154 (156,147)

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Rural Poverty Reduction, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Debt Markets

23.

Causes and Consequences of Civil Strife: Micro-Level Evidence from Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3045
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 147 (165,252)
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The Rise of Large Farms in Land Abundant Countries: Do They Have a Future?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5588
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Derek Byerlee
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 145 (132,294)
Citation 3

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Environmental Economics & Policies, Agricultural Knowledge and Information Systems, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Banks & Banking Reform, Labor Policies

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Citation 1

What Drives the Global Land Rush?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3666
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Rabah Arezki, Klaus Deininger and Harris Selod
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
Downloads 122 (192,374)
Citation 1

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land acquisition, large-scale agriculture, foreign investments agro-ecological potential, land availability, land governance, property rights

What Drives the Global Land Rush?

IMF Working Paper No. 11/251
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Nov 2011
Rabah Arezki, Klaus Deininger and Harris Selod
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
Downloads 23 (441,698)
Citation 1

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Agriculture, Agroindustries, Demand, Economic models, Foreign investment, Land tenure

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Impact of Land Certification on Land Rental Market Participation in Tigray Region, Northern Ethiopia

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Oct 2007
Stein T. Holden, Klaus Deininger and Hosaena Hagos Ghebru
Norwegian University of Life Sciences, World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
Downloads 142 (136,416)
Citation 1

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Land certification, land rental markets, panel data analysis, unobservable heterogeneity

27.

Investment and Income Effects of Land Regularization: The Case of Nicaragua

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2752
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Juan Sebastian Chamorro
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 140 (167,165)
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Do Overlapping Property Rights Reduce Agricultural Investment? Evidence from Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4310
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Daniel Ayalew Ali
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 139 (166,220)
Citation 2

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Wetlands, Labor Policies, Common Property Resource Development, Municipal Housing and Land

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Rural Land Certification in Ethiopia: Process, Initial Impact, and Implications for Other African Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4218
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Norwegian University of Life Sciences and Delft University of Technology
Downloads 139 (141,269)
Citation 6

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Agricultural Knowledge & Information Systems, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Common Property Resource Development, Land Use and Policies, Municipal Housing and Land

Efficiency and Equity Impacts of Rural Land Rental Restrictions: Evidence from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4324
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
Downloads 118 (197,409)
Citation 6

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Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Municipal Housing and Land, Housing & Human Habitats, Climate Change, Land and Real Estate Development

Efficiency and Equity Impacts of Rural Land Rental Restrictions: Evidence from India

European Economic Review, Vol. 52, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)
Downloads 20 (458,862)
Citation 6

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India; Land markets; Poverty; Growth

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Impacts of Land Certification on Tenure Security, Investment, and Land Markets: Evidence from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4764
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Daniel Ayalew Ali and Tekie Alemu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics
Downloads 137 (121,522)
Citation 2

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Environmental Economics & Policies, Urban Housing, Climate Change and Environment, Common Property Resource Development, Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction

32.

The Impact of Property Rights on Households' Investment, Risk Coping, and Policy Preferences: Evidence from China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2931
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University
Downloads 133 (170,986)
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Moving Off the Farm: Land Institutions to Facilitate Structural Transformation and Agricultural Productivity Growth in China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5949
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Fang Xia
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and University of International Business and Economics (UIBE)
Downloads 120 (173,953)

Abstract:

Labor Policies, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Economic Theory & Research, Economic Growth, Rural Poverty Reduction

34.

How Important Are Endogenous Peer Effects in Group Lending? Estimating a Static Game of Incomplete Information

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 May 2009 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
Shanjun Li, Yanyan Liu and Klaus Deininger
Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 116 (190,458)

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peer effects, group lending, static game of incomplete information

35.

Assessing the Functioning of Land Rental Markets in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4442
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Daniel Ayalew Ali and Tekie Alemu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics
Downloads 113 (190,458)
Citation 3

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Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction, Land Use and Policies, Labor Policies, Municipal Housing and Land, Economic Theory & Research

The Price of Empowerment: Experimental Evidence on Land Titling in Tanzania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6908
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Oxford, World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Center for Global Development and Georgetown University
Downloads 83 (252,055)

Abstract:

Markets and Market Access, Economic Theory & Research, Banks & Banking Reform, Municipal Housing and Land, Political Economy

The Price of Empowerment: Experimental Evidence on Land Titling in Tanzania

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 369
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jun 2014
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of Oxford, World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Center for Global Development and Georgetown University
Downloads 28 (414,860)

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land titling, formalization, gender, field experiment, Tanzania

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Determinants and Consequences of Land Sales Market Participation: Panel Evidence from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4323
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
Downloads 109 (208,393)
Citation 2

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Banks & Banking Reform, Markets and Market Access, Municipal Housing and Land, Real Estate Development

38.

Environmental and Gender Impacts of Land Tenure Regularization in Africa: Pilot Evidence from Rwanda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5765
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Ayalew Ali, Klaus Deininger and Markus P. Goldstein
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 105 (207,005)
Citation 1

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Common Property Resource Development, Banks & Banking Reform, Municipal Housing and Land, Urban Housing, Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction

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Are Mega-Farms the Future of Global Agriculture? Exploring the Farm Size-Productivity Relationship

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6544
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Denys Nizalov and Sudhir K. Singh
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Kyiv School of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 83 (200,420)

Abstract:

Economic Theory & Research, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Crops and Crop Management Systems, Political Economy, Labor Policies

40.

What Drives the Global"Land Rush"?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5864
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Rabah Arezki, Klaus Deininger and Harris Selod
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
Downloads 71 (248,062)
Citation 1

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Banks & Banking Reform, Emerging Markets, Debt Markets, Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction, Forestry

41.

Does Female Reservation Affect Long-Term Political Outcomes? Evidence from Rural India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5708
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)
Downloads 58 (280,625)

Abstract:

Housing & Human Habitats, Population Policies, Gender and Law, Gender and Health, Parliamentary Government

42.

Is There a Farm-Size Productivity Relationship in African Agriculture? Evidence from Rwanda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6770
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Ayalew Ali and Klaus Deininger
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 55 (237,510)

Abstract:

Wetlands, Labor Policies, Banks & Banking Reform, Climate Change and Agriculture, Agricultural Knowledge and Information Systems

43.

Going Digital: Credit Effects of Land Registry Computerization in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5244
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Aparajita Goyal
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 53 (294,565)

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, E-Business, Economic Theory & Research

44.

Productivity Effects of Land Rental Markets in Ethiopia: Evidence from a Matched Tenant-Landlord Sample

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5727
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Daniel Ayalew Ali and Tekie Alemu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Addis Ababa University - Department of Economics
Downloads 49 (269,726)

Abstract:

Labor Policies, Municipal Housing and Land, Economic Theory & Research, Land and Real Estate Development, Real Estate Development

45.

Causes and Implications of Credit Rationing in Rural Ethiopia: The Importance of Spatial Variation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6096
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Ayalew Ali and Klaus Deininger
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 40 (326,739)

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Financial Intermediation

46.

Credit Constraints, Agricultural Productivity, and Rural Nonfarm Participation: Evidence from Rwanda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6769
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and The World Bank
Downloads 39 (224,531)

Abstract:

Banks & Banking Reform, Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Financial Intermediation

47.

Growth and Poverty Reduction in Uganda, 1999-2000: Panel Data Evidence

Development Policy Review, Vol. 21, pp. 481-509, July 2003
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Sep 2003
Klaus Deininger and John Okidi
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Makerere University - Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC)
Downloads 31 (391,108)
Citation 34

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Smallholders? Land Ownership and Access in Sub-Saharan Africa: A New Landscape?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7285
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Fang Xia and Sara Savastano
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) and University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 30 (299,474)

Abstract:

Inequality

49.

Does Land Fragmentation Increase the Cost of Cultivation? Evidence from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7085
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank, Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) and World Bank
Downloads 29 (354,501)

Abstract:

Agricultural Economics, Labor Markets, Rural Labor Markets, Inequality

50.

Investigating the Gender Gap in Agricultural Productivity: Evidence from Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7262
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and The World Bank
Downloads 29 (240,910)

Abstract:

Social Development & Poverty

51.

Inheritance Law Reform, Empowerment, and Human Capital Accumulation: Second-Generation Effects from India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7086
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Hari K. Nagarajan, Fang Xia and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) and Michigan State University
Downloads 25 (338,562)

Abstract:

Rural Labor Markets, Inequality, Agricultural Economics, Labor Markets

52.

Welfare and Poverty Impacts of India's National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme: Evidence from Andhra Pradesh

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6543
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger and Yanyan Liu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 25 (387,122)

Abstract:

Housing & Human Habitats, Rural Poverty Reduction, Labor Policies, Labor Markets, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis

53.

Impact of Property Rights Reform to Support China?S Rural-Urban Integration: Household-Level Evidence from the Chengdu National Experiment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7388
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin, Shouying Liu and Fang Xia
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, Development Research Center (DRC) of the State Council and University of International Business and Economics (UIBE)
Downloads 24 (289,855)

Abstract:

Legal Reform, Youth and Governance, Industrial Economics, Government Policies, Economic Growth, Regulatory Regimes, Legal Products, Economic Theory & Research, National Governance, Judicial System Reform, Legislation, Social Policy

54.

Does Sharecropping Affect Productivity and Long-Term Investment? Evidence from West Bengal's Tenancy Reforms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6293
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Vandana Yadav
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Michigan State University
Downloads 23 (399,688)

Abstract:

Political Economy, Labor Policies, Economic Theory & Research, Debt Markets, Municipal Housing and Land

55.

Impact of AIDS on Family Composition, Welfare, and Investment: Evidence from Uganda

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 303-324, August 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Jul 2005
Klaus Deininger, Anja Crommelynck and Gloria Kempaka
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) and Makerere University - EPRC
Downloads 21 (438,521)
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Can Diaries Help Improve Agricultural Production Statistics? Evidence from Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5717
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank, University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 19 (413,279)

Abstract:

Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Crops and Crop Management Systems, Food & Beverage Industry, Scientific Research & Science Parks, Science Education

57.

Welfare and Poverty Impacts of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme: Evidence from Andhra Pradesh, India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01289
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 12 May 2017
Klaus Deininger and Yanyan Liu
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 19 (408,576)

Abstract:

Economic development, employment, Governance, Labor market, Public investment, rural areas, social policies, social safety nets, India, South Asia, Asia

58.

Costs and Benefits of Land Fragmentation: Evidence from Rwanda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7290
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Ayalew Ali, Klaus Deininger and Loraine Ronchi
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 17 (361,260)

Abstract:

Inequality

59.

Land Fragmentation, Cropland Abandonment, and Land Market Operation in Albania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6032
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Sara Savastano and Calogero Carletto
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 15 (454,203)

Abstract:

Banks & Banking Reform, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Rural Land Policies for Poverty Reduction, Land Use and Policies, Municipal Housing and Land

60.

Using National Statistics to Increase Transparency of Large Land Acquisition: Evidence from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7342
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Ayalew Ali, Klaus Deininger and Anthony Harris
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 10 (371,825)

Abstract:

Inequality

61.

Does Inheritance Law Reform Improve Women's Access to Capital? Evidence from Urban India

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Jul 2014
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin, Hari K. Nagarajan and Fang Xia
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) and University of International Business and Economics (UIBE)
Downloads 8 (474,899)

Abstract:

Gender, India, Inheritance law, Intergenerational transfers

62.

Impact of Property Rights Reform to Support China?S Rural-Urban Integration: Village-Level Evidence from the Chengdu National Experiment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7389
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin, Shouying Liu, Ting Shao and Fang Xia
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, Development Research Center (DRC) of the State Council, Development Research Center (DRC) of the State Council and University of International Business and Economics (UIBE)
Downloads 7 (413,279)

Abstract:

Social Policy, Government Policies, Youth and Governance, Legal Reform, Industrial Economics, Judicial System Reform, Legislation, National Governance, Regulatory Regimes, Legal Products, Economic Theory & Research, Economic Growth

63.

Pronatal Property Rights Over Land and Fertility Outcomes: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7419
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Ayalew Ali, Klaus Deininger and Niels Kemper
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and University of Mannheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (459,367)

Abstract:

Population Policies, Youth and Government, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems, Environmental Economics & Policies, Demographics

64.

Wage Discrimination in India's Informal Labor Markets: Exploring the Impact of Caste and Gender

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 17, Issue 1, pp. 130-147, 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jan 2013
Klaus Deininger and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)
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65.

Personality Traits, Technology Adoption, and Technical Efficiency: Evidence from Smallholder Rice Farms in Ghana

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7959
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Feb 2017
Daniel Ayalew Ali, Derick Bowen and Klaus Deininger
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
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Inequality, Economic Growth, Economic Theory & Research, Industrial Economics

66.

Gender-Differentiated Impacts of Tenure Insecurity on Agricultural Performance in Malawi's Customary Tenure Systems

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7943
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Jan 2017
Klaus Deininger, Fang Xia and Stein T. Holden
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) and Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
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Agricultural Economics, Gender and Economic Policy, Gender and Economics, Gender and Poverty, Economics and Gender

67.

Can Labor Market Imperfections Explain Changes in the Inverse Farm Size? Productivity Relationship? Longitudinal Evidence from Rural India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7783
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Klaus Deininger and Sudhir K. Singh
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
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Community Based Rural Development, Rural Labor Markets, Regional Rural Development, Rural Development Strategy & Policy, Labor Markets, Rural Communities, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems

68.

Using Administrative Data to Assess the Impact and Sustainability of Rwanda's Land Tenure Regularization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7705
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and The World Bank
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Public Sector Management and Reform, Non Governmental Organizations, Inequality, Economics and Institutions

69.

Can Labor Market Imperfections Explain Changes in the Inverse Farm Size-Productivity Relationship?: Longitudinal Evidence from Rural India

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1358
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin, Yanyan Liu and Sudhir K. Singh
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and World Bank
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farm size; farm structure; productivity; agricultural development; labor; markets; inverse farm size-productivity relationship; labor market imperfections; farm size in India

70.

Short-Term Effects of India's Employment Guarantee Program on Labor Markets and Agricultural Productivity

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7665
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 May 2016
Klaus Deininger, Hari K. Nagarajan and Sudhir K. Singh
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) and World Bank
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Regional Rural Development, Rural Communities, Agricultural Economics, Economics and Gender, Rural Development Strategy & Policy, Labor Markets, Community Based Rural Development, Rural Labor Markets, Gender and Poverty, Gender and Economics, Gender and Economic Policy, Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems

71.

Large Farm Establishment, Smallholder Productivity, Labor Market Participation, and Resilience: Evidence from Ethiopia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7576
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Ayalew Ali, Klaus Deininger and Anthony Harris
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
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Inequality

72.

Quantifying Spillover Effects from Large Farm Establishments: The Case of Mozambique

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7466
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Klaus Deininger, Fang Xia, Aurelio Mate and Ellen Payongayong
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), Republic of Mozambique - Ministry of Agriculture and Michigan State University
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Agribusiness & Markets, Regulatory Regimes, Legal Products, Industrial Economics, Legal Reform, Legislation, Government Policies, Economic Theory & Research, National Governance, Youth and Governance, Social Policy, Economic Growth, Judicial System Reform, Agricultural Industry, Agricultural Producer Organizations

73.

Women's Inheritance Rights and Intergenerational Transmission of Resources in India

Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Klaus Deininger, Aparajita Goyal and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), World Bank and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)
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Gender, Inheritance, Intergenerational transfers, rural India

74.

Growing Resource Scarcity and Global Farmland Investment

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 5, Issue 1, pp. 13-34, 2013
Posted: 11 Oct 2013
Derek Byerlee and Klaus Deininger
World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)

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75.

Land Registration, Governance, and Development: Evidence and Implications for Policy

The World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 24, Issue 2, pp. 233-266, 2009
Posted: 05 Oct 2009
Klaus Deininger and Gershon Feder
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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76.

Impacts of Low-Cost Land Certification on Investment and Productivity

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 91, Issue 2, pp. 359-373, May 2009
Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Stein T. Holden, Klaus Deininger and Hosaena Hagos Ghebru
Norwegian University of Life Sciences, World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

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77.

Key Constraints for Rural Non-Farm Activity in Tanzania: Combining Investment Climate and Household Surveys

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 319-361, 2009
Posted: 13 Mar 2009
Songqing Jin and Klaus Deininger
Michigan State University and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)

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D13, L25, O12, O17

78.

Do Overlapping Land Rights Reduce Agricultural Investment? Evidence from Uganda

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 90, No. 4, pp. 869-882, November 2008
Posted: 03 Sep 2008
Klaus Deininger and Daniel Ayalew Ali
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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79.

Economic and Welfare Impact of the Abolition of Health User Fees: Evidence from Uganda

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 14, Issue 1, pp. 55-91, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Klaus Deininger and Paul Mpuga
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Makerere University

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80.

Determinants of Deforestation and the Economics of Protection: An Application to Mexico

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 84, pp. 943-960, 2002
Posted: 04 Jan 2003
Klaus Deininger and Bart Minten
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Cornell University - Food and Nutrition Policy Program

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Other Papers (3)

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1.

Wage Discrimination in India's Informal Labor Markets: Exploring the Impact of Caste and Gender

Klaus Deininger & Songqing Jin & Hari Nagarajan, 2013. "Wage Discrimination in India's Informal Labor Markets: Exploring the Impact of Caste and Gender," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 17(1), pages 130-147, 02.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)
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gender, caste, rural India, Labor market

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Determinants and Consequences of Land Sales Market Participation: Panel Evidence from India

World Development, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)
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South Asia, India, land market, panel evidence, determinants, consequences

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Land Reforms, Poverty Reduction, and Economic Growth: Evidence from India

K. Deininger , S. Jin & H. K. Nagarajan (2009) Land Reforms, Poverty Reduction, and Economic Growth: Evidence from India, The Journal of Development Studies, 45:4, 496-521, DOI: 10.1080/00220380902725670
Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin and Hari K. Nagarajan
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)

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Poverty, growth, Rural India