International Association of Agricultural Economics

towards a prosperous, sustainable, well-nourished world

Best Paper on Gender

Uma Lele Prize for Best Contributed Paper on Gender

2015 Winners

Mequanint Biset Melesse, Adane Bulo and Erwin Bulte (Wageningen University)
"Joint Land Titling and Women Empowerment: Evidence from Ethiopia"

Honorable Mention:
Mateusz Jan Filipski, Abdellah Aboudrare, Travis Lybbert, Edward Taylor
(IFPRI)
"Spice Price Spikes: Simulating Gendered Impacts of a Saffron Boom and Bust in Rural Morocco"


2012 Winners

Mintewab Bezabih, Stein Holden, and Andrea Mannberg
"The Role of Land Certification in Reducing Gender Gaps in Productivity in Rural Ethiopia"


2009 Winner

Adebayo B. Aromolaran, Nigeria
"Does Increase in Women's Income Relative to Men's Income Increase Food Calorie Intake in Poor Housholds? Evidence from Nigeria"