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– Assessing the short-term impact on consumption and poverty of the 2015 flood in Mozambique
Vincenzo Salvucci, Ricardo Santos - UNU-WIDER, 2019 - Helsinki, Finland

Mozambique is among the most disaster-prone countries in the world. A bigger than usual, and mostly unexpected, flood occurred in the central-northern region of the country in the first few months of 2015, causing huge damage to infrastructures. In this paper, we use a nationally...

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Félix Mambo, Maren Basso, Vincenzo Salvucci, Ricardo Santos - UNU-WIDER, 2019 - Helsinki, Finland

The level of educational attainment in Mozambique is one of the lowest in the world and primary school completion rate is also very low, not reaching 40 per cent. Using data from the Mozambican Household Budget Survey 2014/15, we study (1) the determinants of school dropout; (2) the variables...

Journal Article This peer-reviewed research is available free of charge. UNU-WIDER believes that research is a global public good and supports Open Access.
Giles Henley, Taku Fundira - Development Southern Africa, 2019

Part of Journal Special Issue Bioenergy in Southern Africa

Journal Article This peer-reviewed research is available free of charge. UNU-WIDER believes that research is a global public good and supports Open Access.
Faaiqa Hartley, Dirk van Seventer, Emílio Tostão, Channing Arndt - Development Southern Africa, 2019

Part of Journal Special Issue Bioenergy in Southern Africa

Journal Article This peer-reviewed research is available free of charge. UNU-WIDER believes that research is a global public good and supports Open Access.
Graham von Maltitz, Giles Henley, Mike Ogg, Paul C. Samboko, Alexandros Gasparatos, Matt Read, Francois Engelbrecht, Abubakari Ahmed - Development Southern Africa, 2019

Part of Journal Special Issue Bioenergy in Southern Africa

Journal Article This peer-reviewed research is available free of charge. UNU-WIDER believes that research is a global public good and supports Open Access.
– Investigating the qualitative-quantitative divide in Mozambique
Sam Jones, Inge Tvedten - World Development, 2019

Motivated by the siloed nature of much poverty research, as well as the challenge of finding inclusive operational definitions of poverty, this study reflects on the merits of seeking to reconcile economic (quantitative) and anthropological (qualitative) analytical approaches. Drawing on...

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– Perspectives on the social determinants of health in Mozambique
Alba Llop-Gironés, Sam Jones - UNU-WIDER, 2019 - Helsinki, Finland

The social determinants of health have not been studied extensively in low-income contexts, where most studies focus on access to medical care. We undertake a retrospective cross-sectional analysis of the social determinants of health in Mozambique for the 2002–14 period, covering 258,...

UNU-WIDER, Ivandra Ismael Vieira, Gerson Paris Baza, Silvana Mondlane - UNU-WIDER, 2019 - Helsinki

At the beginning of this decade, large offshore natural gas fields were discovered in north-east Mozambique. Investment is now flowing into the country, and a boom in the natural gas sector is expected. According to estimates from Mozambique’s Ministry of Economy and Finance, additional tax...

UNU-WIDER, Gimelgo Xirinda, Esmeralda Napaua - UNU-WIDER, 2019 - Helsinki

At the beginning of this decade, large offshore natural gas fields were discovered in north-east Mozambique. Investment is now flowing into the country, and a boom in the natural gas sector is expected. According to estimates from Mozambique’s Ministry of Economy and Finance, additional tax...

UNU-WIDER, Isa Chiconela, Edson Mazive - UNU-WIDER, 2019 - Helsinki

At the beginning of this decade, large offshore natural gas fields were discovered in north-east Mozambique. Investment is now flowing into the country, and a boom in the natural gas sector is expected. According to estimates from Mozambique’s Ministry of Economy and Finance, additional...

Journal Article This peer-reviewed research is available free of charge. UNU-WIDER believes that research is a global public good and supports Open Access.
– Evidence from Mozambique
Sam Jones, Steven Glover - World Development, 2019

The impact of commercial farms on smallholders in developing countries remains highly controversial. This study draws on four periods of investments in commercial farming in Mozambique to frame an empirical analysis of their contemporary economic spillovers. We investigate the degree of...

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Ricardo Santos - UNU-WIDER, 2019 - Helsinki

Mozambique is still an agriculture-based economy. Huge offshore gas fields have been discovered in the country and plans for gas projects are in the process. However, one day the gas explorations will come to an end. What does this mean for the rest of the economy? On 28 November, our...

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Peter Fisker, Søren Schou - UNU-WIDER, 2018 - Helsinki, Finland

The latest firm survey of Mozambique, the Inquerito ás Indústrias Manufactureiras (IIM) 2017, draws a concerning picture of the manufacturing sector. However, it is not obvious whether this is true for the population of manufacturing firms in Mozambique, as the representativeness of...

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– A mixed-methods study on Mozambique
Hanna Berkel - UNU-WIDER, 2018 - Helsinki, Finland

This paper is the first to use a panel dataset from the African continent to investigate the relationship between formalization and firm outcomes. Instead of applying a binary formality indicator, it constructs a conceptual framework that regards informality as a continuum consisting of four...

Vanda Castelo, José Cardoso, Finório Castigo, Gemma Wright - UNU-WIDER, 2018 - Helsinki, Finland

The tax-benefit microsimulation model developed for Mozambique, MOZMOD, has proved to be valuable in analysing the impacts and budget implications of a new policy proposal in Mozambique. The importance of the tool has also been recognized in the government. Tax-benefit microsimulation helps to...

– New gas finds, investments, and their implications in Mozambique
UNU-WIDER - UNU-WIDER, 2018 - Helsinki, Finland

Large flows of foreign investments have not been translated into a boom for the Mozambican economy. On the contrary, they have foreshadowed a sustained period of deep economic difficulty for the country. What is the story behind this phenomenon and what are its implications? Mozambique has...

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