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South Asia’s hotspots : the impact of temperature and precipitation changes on living standards (English)

South Asia is highly vulnerable to climate change. Average temperatures have been rising throughout the region, and rainfall has become more erratic. ... See More +

Publication 128323 JUL 09, 2018

Mani,Muthukumara S.; Bandyopadhyay,Sushenjit; Chonabayashi,Shun; Markandya,Anil; Mosier,Thomas Michael Rowe Disclosed

Rainfall variability, occupational choice, and welfare in rural Bangladesh (English)

This study investigates the choice of occupational focus versus diversification between household members in rural Bangladesh as an autonomous and proactive adaptation strategy against ex ante local rainfall variability risks. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6134 JUL 01, 2012

Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Skoufias, Emmanuel Disclosed

Quantifying carbon and distributional benefits of renewable energy programs : the Bangladesh case study on solar home systems (English)

Scaling-up adoption of renewable energy technology-such as solar home systems (SHS)-to expand electricity access in developing countries can accelerate the transition to low-carbon economic development. ... See More +

Newsletter 59204 JAN 01, 2011

Wang, Limin; Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Cosgrove-Davies, Mac; Samad, Hussain Disclosed

Quantifying Carbon and distributional benefits of solar home system programs in Bangladesh (English)

Scaling-up adoption of renewable energy technology, such as solar home systems, to expand electricity access in developing countries can accelerate the transition to low-carbon economic development. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5545 JAN 01, 2011

Wang, Limin; Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Cosgrove-Davies, Mac; Samad, Hussain Disclosed

The impact of weather variation on child health in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

This study focuses on the human cost by analyzing the prevalence of diarrhea and acute respiratory infections (ARI), as well as under nutrition, in children under the age of three. ... See More +

Brief 68618 MAY 01, 2010

Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Kanji, Shireen; Wang, Limin Disclosed

The health impact of extreme weather events in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

Extreme weather events are known to have serious consequences for human health and are predicted to increase in frequency as a result of climate change. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4979 JUN 01, 2009

Wang, Limin; Kanji, Shireen; Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit Disclosed

Household welfare and natural resource management around national parks in Zambia (English)

Game management areas in Zambia aim to combine nature conservation with economic empowerment of rural households. By looking at households inside and outside game management areas, this study advances the knowledge of the impact of community based natural resource management on household welfare. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4932 MAY 01, 2009

Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Tembo, Gelson Disclosed

Yield impact of irrigation management transfer : story from the Philippines (English)

Irrigation management transfer is an important strategy among donors and governments to strengthen farmer control over water and irrigation infrastructure. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4298 AUG 01, 2007

Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Shyamsundar, Priya; Xei, Mei Disclosed

Forests, biomass use, and poverty in Malawi (English)

In this paper, the authors seek to answer three questions about poverty and forests in Malawi: (1) What is the extent of biomass available for meeting the energy needs of the poor in Malawi and how is this distributed? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4068 NOV 01, 2006

Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Shyamsundar, Priya; Baccini, Alessandro Disclosed

Fuelwood consumption and participation in community forestry in India (English)

Decentralized forest management is an important policy issue in India and elsewhere. Yet there are few careful studies of the impacts of community forestry. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3331 JUN 01, 2004

Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Shyamsundar, Priya

Do households gain from community-based natural resource management? An evaluation of community conservancies in Namibia (English)

Community-based natural resource management is an important strategy to conserve and sustainably use biodiversity and wildlife in Namibia. The authors examine the extent to which conservancies have been successful in meeting their primary goal of improving the lives of rural households. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3337 JUN 01, 2004

Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit; Humavindu, Michael N.; Shyamsundar, Priya; Limin Wang

Economic growth and environmental quality : time series and cross-country evidence (English)

The authors explore the relationship between economic growth and environmental quality by analyzing patterns of environmental transformation for countries at different income levels. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS904 JUN 30, 1992

Shafik, Nemat; Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit

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South Asia’s hotspots : the impact of temperature and precipitation changes on living standards (English)
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JUL 09, 2018 128323 Publication
Rainfall variability, occupational choice, and welfare in rural Bangladesh (English)
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JUL 01, 2012 WPS6134 Policy Research Working Paper
Quantifying carbon and distributional benefits of renewable energy programs : the Bangladesh case study on solar home systems (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 59204 Newsletter
Quantifying Carbon and distributional benefits of solar home system programs in Bangladesh (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 WPS5545 Policy Research Working Paper
The impact of weather variation on child health in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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MAY 01, 2010 68618 Brief
The health impact of extreme weather events in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)
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JUN 01, 2009 WPS4979 Policy Research Working Paper
Household welfare and natural resource management around national parks in Zambia (English)
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MAY 01, 2009 WPS4932 Policy Research Working Paper
Yield impact of irrigation management transfer : story from the Philippines (English)
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AUG 01, 2007 WPS4298 Policy Research Working Paper
Forests, biomass use, and poverty in Malawi (English)
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NOV 01, 2006 WPS4068 Policy Research Working Paper
Fuelwood consumption and participation in community forestry in India (English)
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JUN 01, 2004 WPS3331 Policy Research Working Paper
Do households gain from community-based natural resource management? An evaluation of community conservancies in Namibia (English)
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JUN 01, 2004 WPS3337 Policy Research Working Paper
Economic growth and environmental quality : time series and cross-country evidence (English)
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JUN 30, 1992 WPS904 Policy Research Working Paper