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Impacts of the Productive Safety Net Program in Ethiopia on livestock and tree holdings of rural households
We evaluated the impacts of the Ethiopian Productive Safety Net Program (PSNP) on rural households' holdings of livestock and forest assets/trees. We found no indication that participation in PSNP… Expand
The economic impacts of tourism in Botswana, Namibia and South Africa: Is poverty subsiding?
Tourism in southern Africa is based on the region's wildlife and nature assets and is generally environmentally sustainable, but the extent to which it contributes to other aspects of sustainable… Expand
An economic comparison of the commercial and recreational linefisheries in Namibia
The most important Namibian linefish species, the silver kob Argyrosomus inodorus, is currently heavily exploited, and in order to ensure its survival catch restrictions are being introduced.… Expand
The economic impact of climate change in Namibia. How climate change will affect the contribution of Namibia’s natural resources to its economy
The IPCC recognises Africa as a whole to be “one of the most vulnerable continents to climate variability and change because of multiple stresses and low adaptive capacity. Climate change is likely… Expand
Climate Change and the Ethiopian Economy: A Computable General Equilibrium Analysis
This paper analyses the economic impacts of climate change on Ethiopia’s agriculture using a countrywide computable general equilibrium model. The impacts on agriculture are based on results from a… Expand
Climate change impacts on Namibia's natural resources and economy
Climate change is likely to exacerbate the dry conditions already experienced in southern Africa. When rainfall does come, it is likely to be in bursts of greater intensity, leading to erosion and… Expand
Economic valuation of climate change adaptation in developing countries.
- Jesper Stage
- Biology, Medicine
- Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
This paper reviews the literature on the economics of climate change adaptation in developing countries, and identifies three key points for consideration in future studies. One key point is that all… Expand
Energy use in the Namibian economy from 1995 to 1998
As part of a natural resource accounting project being undertaken in Namibia, energy accounts have been compiled and are used to analyse energy use by different economic sectors. Households account… Expand
Climate change and total factor productivity in the Tanzanian economy
The economic impacts of climate-change-induced adjustments on the performance of the Tanzanian economy are analysed, using a countrywide computable general equilibrium (CGE) model. The effect of… Expand
Gendered food security in rural Malawi: why is women’s food security status lower?
Gendered food security gaps between female- and male-headed households (FHHs and MHHs) can be decomposed into two sets of components: those explained by observable differences in levels of resource… Expand