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Urban land reform: How does it help the poor? Examples from Trinidad and Indonesia.
(International Symposium: The Urban Challenge of Developing Nations, 2011-09-06)
The hypothesis of this paper is that land tenure in Third World countries is regulated by socio-political institutions rather than the market. It argues, that land reform has to start from a knowledge of local conditions ...
Brazil's Experience with Agrarian Reform, 1995–2006: Challenges for Agrarian Geography
This paper analyses one of the challenges facing agrarian geographers of Brazil: explaining land-tenure systems in light of persistently high levels of land occupations by landless peasants, the implementation of agrarian ...
Land Reform, Latifundia and Social Development at Local Level in Colombia, 1961-2010
(Universidad del RosarioFacultad de Economía, 2015)
The paper analyzes the effects of land reform on social development – poverty and land distribution-at the local level. Land reform in Colombia, understood as the allocation of public land to peasant, has ...
The World Bank's Market Assisted Land Reform in South Africa and Brazil (1994-2002)
(Pontificia Universidade Catolica Do Rio Grande Sul, 2017-01-01)
The paper analyzes the World Bank's market-assisted land reform (MALR), addressing its rationality, the political agenda to which it belonged and the results of its implementation in South Africa and Brazil. After identifying ...
State and market in Brazilian agrarian reform (1988-2002)
(Fundacao Getulio Vargas-fgv, 2015-07-01)
The article analyzes the policy of agrarian reform in Brazil in the period 1988-2002, discussing the relationship between state and market in its formulation. It approaches the legal milestones established by the 1988 ...
THE LAND IN THE ROMANIAN INTER-WAR PUZZLE: REASONS, PROCEDURES AND CONSEQUENCES OF THE ROMANIAN AGRARIAN REFORM OF 1918/1921
(HISTORICAL SOC SOUTHERN PRIMORSKA KOPER-HSSP, 2014)
A review of land reform in Jamaica for the period 1972
(Instituto Interamericano de Ciencias Agrícolas, 1978)
Este documento tiene la intención de ser un seguimiento del "asentamiento de tierras en Jamaica". Este documento presenta una revisión combinada con la revisión anterior que debe dar una imagen bastante completa de la ...