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

2018 Winners

  • Anna Josephson (Purdue University)
    "Share and share alike: the impact of rainfall on gendered income allocation in Malawi"

Honorable Mentions

  • Bjorn van Campenhout (IFPRI)
    "The role of gender in ICT-mediated agricultural information campaigns"
  • Tewodaj Mogues (IFPRI)
    "Cost-effectiveness of community-based gendered advisory services to farmers: analysis in Mozambique and Tanzania"

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, and 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 Households? Evidence from Nigeria"