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Completed Research Projects (since 2003)

 

 

   
Title Response of rural households to agricultural income shocks in Vietnam
   
Contact Marc Völker
Period 2007-2011
Funding/Sponsor Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Keywords Vulnerability to poverty, Coping Strategies, Vietnam
   
   
Title Response of rural households to agricultural income shocks in Thailand
   
Contact Songporne Tongruksawattana
Period 2007-2011
Funding/Sponsor Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Keywords  
   
   
Title Food security and poverty alleviation through improved valuation and governance of river fisheries in Africa.
   
Contact Levison Chiwaula / Rudolf Witt
Period 2005-2009
Funding/Sponsor Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ)
Keywords Fisheries, economic valuation, poverty, vulnerability
   
   
Title Economic Impact of EU Food-safety Standards on Small-scale Producers in Agrifood Supply Chain: Evidence from Kenya
   
Contact Solomon Asfaw
Period 2005-2009
Funding/Sponsor Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ)
Keywords EurepGAP standard, export vegetables, impact, adoption, farmer health, Kenya
   
   
Title Impact assessment of FFS IPM training in China
   
Contact Wu Lifeng
Period 2003-2006
Funding/Sponsor FAO, NATESC, University of Hannover
Keywords Farmer field school, integrated pest management, impact assessment, training
   
   
Title Cotton production in Asia: Productivity, efficiency, and impact assessment
   
Contact Piyatat Pananurak
Period 2005-2008
Funding/Sponsor FAO
Keywords Cotton, IPM, Productivity, Efficiency, Impact assessment
   
   
Title Economic and behavioral factors affecting the adoption of environmentally friendly and healthy vegetable production systems in Thailand
   
Contact Thanaporn Krasuaythong
Period 2004-2006
Funding/ Sponsor DAAD
Keywords Adoption, Thailand, vegetable production technology, prospect theory
   
   
Title The economics of health effects of integrated pest management on small-scale farmers in Nicaragua
   
Contact Hildegard Garming
Period 2003-2005
Funding/Sponsor GTZ / EU
Keywords Valuation of non-market benefits, integrated pest management, vegetable production, willingness to pay, health effects, Nicaragua
   
   
Title Improving the management of Trypanocide resistance in the cotton zone of West Africa
   
Contact Hippolyte Affognon
Period 2002-2005
Funding/Sponsor BMZ
Keywords Livestock production, Trypanosomosis, Trypanocide drugs, disease control, drug resistance
   
   
Title Spatial distribution and inter-regional dynamics of vegetable production in Thailand
   
Contact Bernd Hardeweg
Period 2001-2004
Funding/Sponsor Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation)
Keywords Thailand, vegetable production, regional programming model
   

Research Projects in the field of Production Theory

   
Title Economics of using biotechnology in pest management in developing countries – The case of Bt-cotton in China
   
Contact Diemuth Pemsl
Period 2001-2004
Funding/Sponsor FAO, University of Hannover
Keywords Productivity, damage control, biotechnology, Bt-cotton, China, input monitoring
   
   
Title Impact of FFS IPM training in West Africa
   
Contact Diemuth Pemsl, Hippolyte Affognon
Period 2004-2005
Funding/Sponsor Global IPM Facility
Keywords Farmer field school, integrated pest management, impact assessment, training
   
   
Title Economics of biological plant protection strategies in open field vegetable production
   
Contact Walter Dirksmeyer
Period 2001-2004
Funding/Sponsor German Research Foundation
Keywords Pesticides, open field vegetable production, carrots, leek, onion, simulation model, damage abatement
   
   
Title Economics of indigenous fruit tree crops in Zimbabwe
   
Contact Dagmar Mithöfer
Period 1998-2004
Funding/Sponsor World Agroforestry Centre
Keywords Food security, income poverty, investment under uncertainty, indigenous fruit trees, Zimbabwe
   
   
Title Feasibility study to ascertain and analyze production factor use in German horticulture
   
Contact Walter Dirksmeyer
Period 2001-2005
Funding/Sponsor Co-financing of the German Ministry of Consumer Protection, Food, and Agriculture and the Agricultural Ministries of the German Federal States
Keywords Horticulture, production factors, life cycle analysis
   
   
Title Diffusion and impact of farmer field schools (FFS) in Uganda
   
Contact Nassul Ssentamu Kabunga
Period 2004-2006
Funding/Sponsor DAAD/University of Hannover
Keywords Uganda, Farmer Field School (FFS), Diffusion, Impact assessment
   
   
Title Institutional analysis of the performance of veterinary service
   
Contact Lucien Babatounde
Period 2002-2004
Funding/Sponsor DAAD/University of Hannover
Keywords Institutional change, moral hazards, externalities, new institutional economics, veterinary reform, Mali, performance
   
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