The Role of Land Certification in Reducing Gender Gaps in Productivity in Rural Ethiopia

Full citation: Bezabih, M. and Holden, S., “The Role of Land Certification in Reducing Gender Gaps in Productivity in Rural Ethiopia,” EFD DISCUSSION PAPER SERIES (November 2010).

The Role of Land Certification in Reducing Gender Gaps in Productivity in Rural Ethiopia

Abstract: The importance of providing secure land rights to smallholder farmers in developing countries is now widely recognized. In line with this, our paper analyzes the impact of land certification on boosting productivity of female-headed households in Ethiopia, which are believed to be systematically more tenure insecure than their male counterparts. Based on parametric and

Languages: English

Year: 2010

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