Selected publications on Gender and Land

  • de la O Campos, Ana Paula; Warring, Nynne; Brunelli, Chiara; Doss, Cheryl; and Kieran, Caitlin. 2015. Gender and Land Statistics Recent developments in FAO’s Gender and Land Rights Database. Technical Note. Gender and Land Rights Database, FAO, Rome. http://www.fao.org/3/a-i4862e.pdf
  • Doss, Cheryl; Kovarik, Chiara; Peterman, Amber; Quisumbing, Agnes R. and van den Bold, Mara. 2013. Gender inequalities in ownership and control of land in Africa: Myths versus reality. IFPRI Discussion Paper 1308. Washington, D.C.: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/127957
  • Doss, Cheryl; Kovarik, Chiara; Peterman, Amber; Quisumbing, Agnes R.; van den Bold, Mara. 2015. Gender inequalities in ownership and control of land in Africa: Myth and reality. Agricultural Economics 46(3): 403 - 434. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/agec.12171
  • Doss, Cheryl; Meinzen-Dick, Ruth Suseela; and Bomuhangi, Allan. 2014. Who owns the land? Perspectives from rural Ugandans and implications for large-scale land acquisitions. Feminist Economics 20(1): 76-100. Special Issue on Land, Gender, and Food Security. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13545701.2013.855320
  • Kieran, Caitlin; Sproule, Kathryn; Doss, Cheryl; Quisumbing, Agnes R.; and Kim, Sung Mi. 2015. Examining gender inequalities in land rights indicators in Asia. Agricultural Economics. 46(1): 119-138. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/agec.12202
  • Kieran, Caitlin; Sproule, Kathryn; Doss, Cheryl; Quisumbing, Agnes R.; Kim, Sung Mi. 2015. Examining gender inequalities in land rights indicators in Asia. IFPRI Discussion Paper 1429. Washington, D.C.: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/129091
  • Kieran, Caitlin; Sproule, Kathryn; Quisumbing, Agnes R.; and Doss, Cheryl R. 2017. Gender gaps in landownership across and within households in four Asian countries. Land Economics 93 (2): 342-370. https://doi.org/10.3368/le.93.2.342
  • Slavchevska,Vanya; de la O Campos, Ana Paula; Brunelli, Chiara; Doss, Cheryl. 2017. Beyond ownership: Tracking progress on women’s land rights in Sub-Saharan Africa. Paper presented at the Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty. https://www.conftool.com/landandpoverty2017/index.php?page=browseSessions&form_session=671#paperID284
  • van den Bold, Mara; Dillon, Andrew; Olney, Deanna K.; Ouédraogo, Marcellin; Pedehombga, Abdoulaye; and Quisumbing, Agnes R. 2015. Can integrated agriculture-nutrition programmes change gender norms on land and asset ownership? Evidence from Burkina Faso. The Journal of Development Studies 51(9): 1155 - 1174. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00220388.2015.1036036

Also see publications from Phase 1 of the Gender, Agriculture and Assets Project (GAAP) that was part of and supported by PIM from 2012 to 2014.