Jörg Peters

RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research

Hohenzollernstr. 1-3

45128 Essen

Germany

http://www.rwi-essen.de

University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics

Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultaet

Passau, D-94030

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Promoting Biofuels: Implications for Developing Countries

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 38
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
Jörg Peters and Sascha Thielmann
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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renewable energy, environmental policy, government policy, economic development

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A Recipe for Success? Randomized Free Distribution of Improved Cooking Stoves in Senegal

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Mar 2012
Gunther Bensch and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 267 (117,314)
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impact evaluation, randomized controlled trial, respiratory disease symptoms, energy access

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Identifying the Rebound - Evidence from a German Household Panel

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jan 2008
Manuel Frondel, Jörg Peters and Colin Vance
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI)
Downloads 249 (125,637)
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Automobile travel, rebound effect, panel models

Demand for Off-Grid Solar Electricity – Experimental Evidence from Rwanda

ZEF – Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 232
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Feb 2017
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Technology adoption, electrification, willingness-to-pay, real-purchase offer game, energy access

Demand for Off-Grid Solar Electricity: Experimental Evidence from Rwanda

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10427
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Dec 2016
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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technology adoption, electrification, willingness-to-pay, real-purchase offer game, energy access

Demand for Off-Grid Solar Electricity – Experimental Evidence from Rwanda.

ZEF – Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 232
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Feb 2017
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Technology adoption, electrification, willingness-to-pay, real-purchase offer game, energy access

A First Step Up the Energy Ladder? Low Cost Solar Kits and Household's Welfare in Rural Rwanda

USAEE Working Paper No. 14-189
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Dec 2014
Erasmus University Rotterdam, IB&C (Rwanda), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Energy access, household technology adoption, Sub-Saharan Africa

A First Step Up the Energy Ladder? Low Cost Solar Kits and Household's Welfare in Rural Rwanda

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 554
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Jun 2015
Erasmus University Rotterdam, IB&C (Rwanda), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Energy access; household productivity; household technology adoption; Sub-Saharan Africa; Randomized Controlled Trial

A First Step Up the Energy Ladder? Low Cost Solar Kits and Household's Welfare in Rural Rwanda

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8594
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Nov 2014
Erasmus University Rotterdam, IB&C (Rwanda), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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energy access, household technology adoption, Sub-Saharan Africa, randomized controlled trial

A First Step Up the Energy Ladder? Low Cost Solar Kits and Household's Welfare in Rural Rwanda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7859
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Erasmus University Rotterdam, IB&C (Rwanda), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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City to City Alliances, Urban Economic Development, Urban Communities, Inequality, Regional Urban Development, National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Urban Economics

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Biodiesel: A New Oildorado?

RWI Discussion Paper No. 36
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 May 2006
Manuel Frondel and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 201 (154,619)
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Renewable Energy, Environmental Policy, Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Evaluating Rural Electrification Projects - Methodological Approaches

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 136
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Oct 2009
Jörg Peters
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Impact evaluation, ex-ante impact assessment, electricity access, rural development

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Impacts of Rural Electrification in Rwanda

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6195
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Dec 2011
Gunther Bensch, Jochen Kluve and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Humboldt University of Berlin and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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rural electrification, energy access, impact evaluation, matching, difference-in-difference

Impacts of Rural Electrification in Rwanda

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Gunther Bensch, Jochen Kluve and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Humboldt University of Berlin and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Rural electrification, energy access, impact evaluation, matching

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Rural Electrification in Rwanda – An Impact Assessment Using Matching Techniques

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 231
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jan 2011
Gunther Bensch, Jochen Kluve and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Humboldt University of Berlin and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Rural electrification, ex-ante impact assessment, poverty, matching

Does Large Scale Infrastructure Investment Alleviate Poverty? Impacts of Rwanda's Electricity Access Roll-Out Program

USAEE Working Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2019
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, IB&C (Rwanda), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Energy access, difference‐in‐differences, electrification, mixedmethods, Sub‐Saharan Africa.

Does Large Scale Infrastructure Investment Alleviate Poverty? Impacts of Rwanda's Electricity Access Roll-Out Program

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 555
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Jun 2015
Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), IB&C (Rwanda), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Energy access; difference-in-differences; electrification; mixed-methods; Sub-Saharan Africa

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Demand for Off-Grid Solar Electricity – Experimental Evidence from Rwanda

USAEE Working Paper No. 19-411
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2019
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen), RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Public Infrastructure, Technology Adoption, Electrification, Willingness-To-Pay

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Combating Deforestation? – Impacts of Improved Stove Dissemination on Charcoal Consumption in Urban Senegal

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Jan 2012
Gunther Bensch and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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impact evaluation, energy access, cooking fuels, deforestation, Africa

The Intensive Margin of Technology Adoption - Experimental Evidence on Improved Cooking Stoves in Rural Senegal

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 494
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Gunther Bensch and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Impact evaluation; randomized controlled trial; respiratory disease symptoms; energy access; technology adoption

The Intensive Margin of Technology Adoption: Experimental Evidence on Improved Cooking Stoves in Rural Senegal

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 494, USAEE Working Paper No. 15-213
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Jun 2015
Gunther Bensch and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Impact evaluation; randomized controlled trial; respiratory disease symptoms; energy access; technology adoption

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Fear of the Dark? How Access to Electric Lighting Affects Security Attitudes and Nighttime Activities in Rural Senegal

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 369
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Rural electrification, energy access, impact evaluation, matching

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Policy Evaluation, Randomized Controlled Trials, and External Validity – A Systematic Review

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 589
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Feb 2016
Jörg Peters, Joerg Langbein and Gareth Roberts
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and University of the Witwatersrand
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Systematic review; internal validity; external validity; randomized controlled trials

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The Lighting Transition in Africa – From Kerosene to LED and the Emerging Dry-Cell Battery Problem

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Electrification; energy access; technology adoption; off-grid energy usage; e-waste

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Rural Electrification and Fertility - Evidence from Côte D’Ivoire

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 191
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jul 2010
Jörg Peters and Colin Vance
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI)
Downloads 70 (336,747)
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Rural development, energy access, demography, count data

One-Off Subsidies and Long-Run Adoption – Experimental Evidence on Improved Cooking Stoves in Senegal

ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 235
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Apr 2017
Gunther Bensch and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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technology adoption, cookstoves, willingness to pay, real-purchase offer, energy access

One-off Subsidies and Long-run Adoption – Experimental Evidence on Improved Cooking Stoves in Senegal

USAEE Research Paper No. 18-373
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Dec 2018
Gunther Bensch and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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technology adoption, cookstoves, willingness to pay, realpurchase offer, energy access

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Rural Electrification and Manufacturing Firm Performance in Benin - An Ex-Ante Impact Assessment

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jul 2010
Jörg Peters, Colin Vance and Marek Harsdorff
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI) and International Labour Organization (ILO)
Downloads 50 (397,031)
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Impact evaluation, propensity score matching, productive electricity use

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Social Norms and Energy Conservation Beyond the US

USAEE Working Paper No. 18-356
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen)
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Social norms; energy demand; external validity; randomized field experiments; nonprice interventions

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Identifying the Rebound: Theoretical Issues and Empirical Evidence from a German Household Panel

RWI Discussion Paper No. 57
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Mar 2007
Manuel Frondel, Jörg Peters and Colin Vance
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI)
Downloads 42 (426,051)
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Household production, rebound effect, panel models

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Television and Contraceptive Use – Panel Evidence from Rural Indonesia

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 365
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Sep 2012
Jörg Peters, Christoph Strupat and Colin Vance
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Ruhr Graduate School in Economics (RGS econ) and Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI)
Downloads 38 (442,244)
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Contraceptive use, television, fertility, technology adoptio, rural development

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Impacts of a Micro-Enterprise Clustering Program on Firm Performance in Ghana

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 407
Posted: 09 Apr 2013
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and Ruhr Graduate School in Economics (RGS econ)
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Project evaluation, firm clustering, micro-enterprises

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Impact Evaluation of Productive Use – An Implementation Guideline for Electrification Projects

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Aug 2011
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz-Insitut für Wirtschaftsforschung (RWI Essen) and RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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development effectiveness, productive electricity use, survey design, monitoring and evaluation

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Why Do Households Forego High Returns from Technology Adoption

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 498
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Feb 2015
Gunther Bensch, Michael Grimm and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Erasmus University Rotterdam and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Household technology adoption; liquidity constraints; weak beliefs; norms and traditions; energy access; Sub-Saharan Africa

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Impacts of Rural Electrification Revisited – The African Context

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 556
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jun 2015
Jörg Peters and Maximiliane Sievert
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Energy access; on-grid electrification; off-grid electrification; Africa

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Why Do Households Forego High Returns from Technology Adoption: Evidence from Improved Cooking Stoves in Burkina Faso

USAEE Working Paper No. 15-214
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Jun 2015
Gunther Bensch, Michael Grimm and Jörg Peters
RWI Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Erasmus University Rotterdam and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Household technology adoption, liquidity constraints, weak beliefs, traditions, energy access, Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Rural Electrification through Mini-Grids: Challenges Ahead

USAEE Working Paper No. 19-402
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Apr 2019
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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public infrastructure, rural electrification, energy access, energy planning systems

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Beer, Wood, and Welfare

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 538
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Mar 2015
Michael Grimm and Jörg Peters
Erasmus University Rotterdam and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Burkina Faso; demand for woodfuel; green growth; impact evaluation; improved stoves; technology adoption

Beer, Wood, and Welfare

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8719
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Michael Grimm and Jörg Peters
Erasmus University Rotterdam and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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demand for woodfuel, technology adoption, improved stoves, green growth, impact evaluation, female employment

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Preferences Over Bank and Family Loans in Rural Rwanda

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 588
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Feb 2016
RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, Rhine-Westphalia Institute for Economic Research (RWI-Essen) and RWI - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research
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Informal finance; family loans; bank loans; social collateral; willingness-to-pay