Search for dissertations about: "Agricultural economics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 swedish dissertations containing the words Agricultural economics.

  1. 1. Household Economics of Agriculture and Forestry in Rural Vietnam

    Author : Martin Linde-Rahr; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nationalekonomi; Economics; shadow wages; agricultural production; market failures; developing countries; efficiency in factor allocation; property;

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  2. 2. Essays on Natural Resource Economics

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Godwin Kofi Vondolia; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nationalekonomi; Economics; natural resource management; bribery; social exclusion; spatial fishery management; exclusive economic zone; contingent valuation; payment vehicles; soil and water conservation; fertilizer subsidy;

    Abstract : Paper 1: Enforcement of exogenous environmental regulation, social disapproval and bribery Many resource users are not directly involved in the formulation and enforcement of resource management rules and regulations in developing countries. As a result, resource users do not generally accept such rules. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Economics of Community-Based Wildlife Conservation in Zimbabwe

    University dissertation from Göteborg University

    Author : Edwin Muchapondwa; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nationalekonomi; Economics; bio-economic; CAMPFIRE; common property; community; design principles; dichotomous choice; diversification; elephant nuisance; institutions; insurance; poaching; risk management; simple spike; wildlife conservation; wildlife-livestock conflict;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the economics of community-based wildlife conservation in Zimbabwe. It consists of an introductory chapter and four self-contained chapters. Chapter 1 spells out the history of wildlife conservation leading to the inception of CAMPFIRE. Research issues at the core of the rest of the thesis are also highlighted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Essays on Policies to Reduce Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Kristina Mohlin; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nationalekonomi; Economics;

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  5. 5. Land Reform, Trust and Natural Resource Management in Africa

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Precious Zikhali; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Nationalekonomi; Economics; Africa; Agricultural productivity; Bioeconomic model; Dynamic analysis; Land reform; Ethnicity; Ethnic nepotism; Investments; Mopane worm; Restrictive harvest period policy; Tenure security; Trust; Zimbabwe.;

    Abstract : Four self-contained papers constitute this thesis. Paper I investigates what impact Zimbabwe’s Fast Track Land Reform Programme, launched in 2000 as part of an ongoing land reform and resettlement programme aimed at addressing a racially skewed land distribution, has had on its beneficiaries’ perceptions of land tenure security and subsequent decisions to invest in soil conservation. READ MORE