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Impact of soil conservation adoption on intrahousehold allocations in Zambia

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  • Conor Carney
  • Monica Harber Carney

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In this paper, we examine the impact of soil conservation adoption on gender-specific resource allocations within households in Zambia. The extension of funding of conservation farming (CF) training sessions in 2007 in specific districts in Zambia provides variation in CF takeup. We use this variation to implement a difference-in-differences strategy on a number of datasets.

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  • Conor Carney & Monica Harber Carney, 2017. "Impact of soil conservation adoption on intrahousehold allocations in Zambia," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2017-65, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
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