Search for dissertations about: "Ethiopia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 135 swedish dissertations containing the word Ethiopia.

  1. 1. Essays on Shocks, Welfare, and Poverty Dynamics: Microeconometric Evidence from Ethiopia

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Yonas Alem; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; urban Ethiopia; poverty dynamics; dynamic probit; hazard rate; labor market status; subjective well-being; policymakers; life satisfaction; environment; Ethiopia; food price; consumer demand; fertilizer use; rainfall; highlands of Ethiopia; panel data; consumption; welfare; food price shock; Africa;

    Abstract : Five self-contained papers constitute this thesis. Paper 1: Does fertilizer use respond to rainfall variability? Panel data evidence from urban Ethiopia In this article, we use farmers’ actual experiences with changes in rainfall levels and their responses to these changes to assess whether patterns of fertilizer use are responsive to changes in rainfall patterns. READ MORE

  2. 2. Peri-Urban Land Tenure in Ethiopia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Achamyeleh Gashu Adam; Peter Ekbäck; Erling Berge; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ethiopia; formal; informal; land tenure; peri-urban; peri-urbanization; Fastigheter och byggande; Real Estate and Construction Management;

    Abstract : Urban areas in Ethiopia have been growing very quickly in recent decades, which haveled to ever increasing demand for land in peri-urban areas for housing and other nonagriculturalactivities. This has had several transformative impacts on the transitionalperi-urban, areas including engulfment of local communities and conversion of landrights and use from an agricultural to a built-up property rights system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Expropriation, Valuation and Compensation in Ethiopia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Belachew Yirsaw Alemu; Thomas Kalbro; Kauko Viitanen; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Expropriation; valuation; compensation; public purpose; property rights; reasonable compensation; fairness; land policy; Ethiopia;

    Abstract : This study examines how the expropriation, valuation and compensation process are carried out in Ethiopia when privately held land and attached real properties are taken for public and private investment purposes. The study  examines three case studies, inquiring whether the process of expropriation and valuation are transparent and  justified or not and the compensation paid is fair and reasonable from an international perspective. READ MORE

  4. 4. Postconflict internally displaced persons in Ethiopia mental distress and quality of life in relation to traumatic life events, coping strategy, social support, and living conditions

    University dissertation from Umeå : Psykiatri

    Author : Mesfin Araya; Jayanti Chotai; Gunnar Kullgren; Hans Ågren; [2007]
    Keywords : Psychiatry; Ethiopia; postconflict displaced persons; trauma; mental distress; quality of life; coping; social support; Psykiatri; psykiatri; Psychiatry;

    Abstract : Background: There are about 23.7 million internally displaced persons worldwide today, still living in the low-income countries. Ethiopia has for the past four decades been ravaged by war and famine. A lengthy civil war resulted in Eritrea, formerly a part of Ethiopia, becoming an independent state in 1991. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identification and Community Management of Severe Acute Malnutrition Empirical evidence in rural Southern Ethiopia

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Amare Worku Tadesse; Eva-Charlotte Ekström; Yemane Berhane; Henrik Friis; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Severe acute malnutrition; children; anthropometric indicators; integrated outpatient therapeutic programme; recovery; Ethiopia; Nutrition; Nutrition;

    Abstract : The current recommended standard management for all children with severe acute malnutrition (SAM) is Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM). CMAM has a community-based outpatient therapeutic program (OTP) to treat uncomplicated SAM and has been scaled-up and integrated with government health services in low-resource settings. READ MORE