European Journal of Development Research

(The median citation count of European Journal of Development Research is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Intersecting Vulnerabilities: The Impacts of COVID-19 on the Psycho-emotional Lives of Young People in Low- and Middle-Income Countries57
COVID-19 and Global Poverty: Are LDCs Being Left Behind?55
The Economic Costs of COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa: Insights from a Simulation Exercise for Ghana50
Could Covid-19 Worsen Food Insecurity in Burkina Faso?43
The emergence of Urban Community Resilience Initiatives During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An International Exploratory Study41
How Does Firm ESG Performance Impact Financial Constraints? An Experimental Exploration of the COVID-19 Pandemic39
COVID-19 in LMICs: The Need to Place Stigma Front and Centre to Its Response35
Introduction: Development, Young People, and the Social Production of Aspirations33
Effects of COVID-19 on Global Financial Markets: Evidence from Qualitative Research for Developed and Developing Economies28
The Gendered Poverty Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Colombia27
Unprecedented but not Unpredictable: Effects of the COVID-19 Crisis on Commodity-Dependent Countries26
Promoting Meaningful and Equitable Relationships? Exploring the UK’s Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Funding Criteria from the Perspectives of African Partners25
Digital Technologies and Product Upgrading in Global Value Chains: Empirical Evidence from Indian Manufacturing Firms24
Emerging Medium-Scale Tenant Farming, Gig Economies, and the COVID-19 Disruption: The Case of Commercial Vegetable Clusters in Ethiopia23
Factors Influencing Smallholder Rice Farmers’ Vulnerability to Climate Change and Variability in the Mekong Delta Region of Vietnam23
Destinations Matter: Social Policy and Migrant Workers in the Times of Covid23
Who Wants to Farm? Answers Depend on How You Ask: A Case Study on Youth Aspirations in Kenya22
How COVID-19 Pandemic Worsens the Economic Situation of Women in South Africa22
The Impact of Tourism Development on Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa22
Malawi at the Crossroads: Does the Fear of Contracting COVID-19 Affect the Propensity to Vote?22
Natura Non Facit Saltus: Challenges and Opportunities for Digital Industrialisation Across Developing Countries20
Sustainable Development and SDG-7 in Sub-Saharan Africa: Balancing Energy Access, Economic Growth, and Carbon Emissions20
The Rise and Fall of the Aid Effectiveness Norm20
Determinants of Small-Scale Farmers’ Intention to Use Smartphones for Generating Agricultural Knowledge in Developing Countries: Evidence from Rural India19
Farming, Gender and Aspirations Across Young People’s Life Course: Attempting to Keep Things Open While Becoming a Farmer17
Can Banks Sustain the Growth in Renewable Energy Supply? An International Evidence16
Global Value Chains, Industrial Policy, and Industrial Upgrading: Automotive Sectors in Malaysia, Thailand, and China in Comparison with Korea16
Three Dimensions of Green Industrial Policy in the Context of Climate Change and Sustainable Development16
Bringing Production Back into Development: An introduction15
The Role of ICT for Sustainable Development: A Cross-Country Analysis14
Negotiating Unsustainable Food Transformations: Development, Middle Classes and Everyday Food Practices in Vietnam14
Special Economic Zones and Sourcing Linkages with the Local Economy: Reality or Pipedream?14
Human Capital Theory and the Defectology of Aspirations in Policy Research on Rural Youth14
Small Towns and Land Reform in Zimbabwe14
The Hybridity of Inclusive Innovation Narratives Between Theory and Practice: A Framing Analysis13
Gender Gaps in Market Participation Among Individual and Joint Decision-Making Farm Households: Evidence from Southern Ethiopia13
Roads to Change: Livelihoods, Land Disputes, and Anticipation of Future Developments in Rural Kenya13
Aspiration Formation and Ecological Shocks in Rural Kenya13
Not All About Farming: Understanding Aspirations Can Challenge Assumptions About Rural Development12
Who Called Team Europe? The European Union’s Development Policy Response During the First Wave of COVID-1912
COVID-19 Lockdown and Exposure of Households to Food Insecurity in Uganda: Insights from a National High Frequency Phone Survey12
Megaprojects—mega failures? The politics of aspiration and the transformation of rural Kenya12
Financial Inclusion and Household Welfare: An Entropy-Based Consumption Diversification Approach12
Disentangling the Relationship Between Social Protection and Social Cohesion: Introduction to the Special Issue12
Capturing Value amidst Constant Global Restructuring? Information-Technology-Enabled Services in India, the Philippines and Kenya11
Technical Efficiency of Teff Production Among Smallholder Farmers: Beta Regression Approach10
Do Tar Roads Bring Tourism? Growth Corridor Policy and Tourism Development in the Zambezi region, Namibia10
Education, Aspiration and aage badhna: The Role of Schooling in Facilitating ‘Forward Movement’ in Rural Chhattisgarh, India10
Municípios in the Time of Covid-19 in Brazil: Socioeconomic Vulnerabilities, Transmission Factors and Public Policies10
The Impact of China–Africa Trade on the Productivity of African Firms: Evidence from Ghana10
Women’s Changing Opportunities and Aspirations Amid Male Outmigration: Insights from Makueni County, Kenya10
Understanding the Aspirations of Farming Communities in Developing Countries: A Systematic Review of the Literature10
“We Have Many Options, But They are All Bad Options!”: Aspirations Among Internal Migrant Youths in Shanghai, China9
From Working in the Fields to Taking Control. Towards a Typology of Women's Decision-Making in Wheat in India9
Unpacking The Nexus Between Broiler Contract Farming and Its Impact in Ghana9
The Development of Green Bond in Developing Countries: Insights from Southeast Asia Market Participants9
COVID-19 and the Performance of Exporting Companies in Benin9
The Development Impacts of COVID-19 at Home and Abroad: Politics and Implications of Government Action9
‘People Consider Us Devils’: Exploring Patterns of Exclusion Facing Adolescents with Disabilities in Ethiopia9
A New Normal or Business-as-Usual? Lessons for COVID-19 from Financial Crises in East and Southeast Asia9
Disrupting habits of North–South research collaboration: Learning in co-authoring9
A Space for Unlearning? A Relational Perspective on North–South Development Research9
Potential for Upgrading in Financialised Agri-food Chains: The Case of Ghanaian Cocoa9
(Un)packing Baggage: A Reflection on the ‘Battle Over Ideas’ and Labour Hierarchies in Collaborative North–South Research9
An Ethnographic Examination of People’s Reactions to State-Led COVID-19 Measures in Sierra Leone8
Can Empowerment be Enhanced by Putting Cash in the Hands of Poor Women? Learning from Pakistan’s BISP Program8
Inclusive, Cross-Sectoral and Evidence-Based Decision-Making for Resilience Planning and Decision-Making in a Devolved Context8
The Luxury of Lockdown8
Knowledge Matters: The Potential Contribution of the Coproduction of Research8
Work and Rural Livelihoods: The Micro Dynamics of Africa’s ‘Youth Employment Crisis’8
The Missing Dimensions of the Human Capabilities Approach: Collective and Productive8
Intersectionality as a Framework for Understanding Adolescent Vulnerabilities in Low and Middle Income Countries: Expanding Our Commitment to Leave No One Behind8
Strengthening the Resilience of Vulnerable Communities: Results from a Quasi-experimental Impact Evaluation in Coastal Bangladesh8
Growth and Fiscal Effects of Insecurity on the Nigerian Economy8
What’s the Story on Agriculture? Using Narratives to Understand Farming Households’ Aspirations in Meru, Kenya8
Diaspora and Economic Development: A Systemic View8
‘If She’s Pregnant, then that Means that Her Dreams Fade Away’: Exploring Experiences of Adolescent Pregnancy and Motherhood in Rwanda7
Do more Vibrant Rural Areas have Lower Rates of Youth Out-Migration? Evidence from Zambia7
Rural Aspirations: Reflections for Development Planning, Design and Localized Effects7
Hierarchical Modelling of COVID-19 Death Risk in India in the Early Phase of the Pandemic7
Can Integrated Social Protection Programmes Affect Social Cohesion? Mixed-Methods Evidence from Malawi7
The Price of Aspirations: Education Migrants’ Pursuit of Higher Education in Hubei Province, China7
Financing for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond7
Agroforestry, Indigenous Tree Cover and Biodiversity Conservation: A Case Study of Mount Elgon in Uganda7
Is Economic Empowerment a Protective Factor Against Intimate Partner Violence? Evidence from Turkey7
Modeling a Pandemic (COVID-19) Management Strategy for Urban Slums Using Social Geometry Framework7
Rising Income Inequality in OECD Countries: Does Fiscal Policy Sacrifice Economic Growth in Achieving Equity?7
Development and Participation: Whose Participation? A Critical Analysis of the UNDP’s Participatory Research Methods7
The European Union as an International Donor: Perceptions from Latin America and the Caribbean6
Conceptualising Digital Platforms in Developing Countries as Socio-Technical Transitions: A Multi-level Perspective Analysis of EasyTaxi in Colombia6
The Impact of Agricultural Input Subsidy on Productivity: The Case of Ghana6
Livelihood Vulnerabilities Among Women in Small-Scale Fisheries in Ghana6
‘I Just Keep Quiet’: Addressing the Challenges of Married Rohingya Girls and Creating Opportunities for Change6
Friend or Patron? Social Relations Across the National NGO–Donor Divide in Ghana6
The Role of the Local Innovation System for Inclusive Upgrading in the Global Value Chain: The Case of KenyaGAP in the Kenyan Horticultural Sector6
On the Nexus Between Institutions and Economic Development: An Empirical Analysis for Sub-Saharan African Countries6
‘I Wish Someone Would Ask Me Questions’: The Unheard Voices of Adolescents with Disabilities in Jordan6
“Our Generation…” Aspiration, Desire, and Generation as Discourse Among Highly Educated, Portuguese, Post-austerity Migrants in London6
Financing Constraints and Firm’s Productivity Under the COVID-19 Epidemic Shock: Evidence of A-Shared Chinese Companies6
‘No One Should Be Terrified Like I Was!’ Exploring Drivers and Impacts of Child Marriage in Protracted Crises Among Palestinian and Syrian Refugees5
Irrigated Agriculture and Welfare: Panel Data Evidence from Southern Ghana5
Beyond Participation: The Effect of Fertilizer Subsidy on the Adoption of Certified Seeds Among Rice Farmers in Northern Ghana5
Fiscal Policy, Multidimensional Poverty, and Equity in Uganda: A Child-Lens Analysis5
‘I Dream of Going Home’: Gendered Experiences of Adolescent Syrian Refugees in Jordan’s Azraq Camp5
An Analysis of Technical Efficiency in the Presence of Developments Toward Commercialization: Evidence from Tanzania’s Milk Producers5
Price-Setting Power in Global Value Chains: The Cases of Price Stabilisation in the Cocoa Sectors in Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana5
Dynamics of Human–Water Interactions in the Kilombero Valley, Tanzania: Insights from Farmers’ Aspirations and Decisions in an Uncertain Environment5
Is the Success of Rural Cooperatives Conditioned by the Group Characteristics and Their Value Chain? Evidence from New Farmer Groups in Georgia5
Collective Capacity to Aspire? Aspirations and Livelihood Strategies in the Zambezi Region, Namibia5
Livestock Diversification for Improved Resilience and Welfare Outcomes Under Climate Risks in Kenya5
Are Developing Countries Using Climate Funds for Poverty Alleviation? Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa5
The Effects of Social Protection and Social Cohesion on the Acceptability of Climate Change Mitigation Policies: What Do We (Not) Know in the Context of Low- and Middle-Income Countries?5
‘When the Numbers Stop Adding’: Imagining Futures in Perilous Presents Among Youth in Nairobi Ghettos5
Determinants of Rural–Urban Differentials in Under-Five Child Mortality in Ethiopia5
Does the Complexity of GVC Participation Matter for Productivity and Output Growth?5
The Role of Automatic Stabilizers and Emergency Tax–Benefit Policies During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Evidence from Ecuador5
More than the Sum of Its Parts: Donor-Sponsored Cash-for-Work Programmes and Social Cohesion in Jordanian Communities Hosting Syrian Refugees5
Restoration-as-development? Contesting Aspirational Politics Regarding the Restoration of Wildlife Corridors in the Kilombero Valley, Tanzania4
Absenteeism, Dropout, and On-Time School Completion of Vulnerable Primary School Students in Ethiopia: Exploring the Role of Adolescent Decision-Making Power in the Household, Exposure to Violence, an4
Social Protection and Social Cohesion in Times of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Evidence from Kenya4
‘The School Was Closed, So When They Brought Me A Husband I Couldn’t Say No’: Exploring the Gendered Experiences of Child Marriage Amongst Adolescent Girls and Boys in Ethiopia4
Do Productive Capabilities Affect Export Performance? Evidence from African Firms4
Long-Lasting, But Not Transformative. An Ex-post Sustainability Study of Development Interventions of Private Development Initiatives4
Characteristics and Spillover Effects of Medium-Scale Farms in Tanzania4
The Effect of Renting in Cropland on Livelihood Choices and Agricultural Commercialization: A Case Study from Rural Vietnam4
The Effect of Kaizen on Performance: Evidence from Manufacturing Enterprises in Ghana4
Trends in Subjective Income Poverty Rates in the European Union4
Effect of Technological Innovation on Gender Roles: The Case of Fruit Fly IPM Adoption on Women’s Decision-Making in Mango Production and Marketing in Kenya4
Impacts of Improved Bean Varieties Adoption on Dietary Diversity and Food Security in Rwanda4
Competition, Productive Capabilities and Structural Transformation in South Africa4
Exploring Policy Options in Regulating Rural–Urban Migration with a Bayesian Network: A Case Study in Kazakhstan4
How are Research for Development Programmes Implementing and Evaluating Equitable Partnerships to Address Power Asymmetries?4
Sub-state Governments as Rising Stakeholders in Development Cooperation. The Added Value of Regional Governments in the Light of Debates on Effectiveness in Development4
Migrant Remittances and Economic Growth in ECOWAS Countries: Does Digitalization Matter?4
Climate Change, Cotton Prices and Production in Cameroon4
Arts-Based Adult Learning in Peacebuilding: A Potentially Significant Emerging Area for Development Practitioners?4
Does Rural Credit Mediate Vulnerability Under Idiosyncratic and Covariate Shocks? Empirical Evidence from Vietnam Using a Multilevel Model4
Disability, Poverty, and Schooling in Post-civil War in Sierra Leone4
Arab-German Trade and Institutions: The Effect of Good Governance on Arab Exports to Germany3
Governance of Eswatini Apparel Regional Value Chains and the Implications of Covid-193
Are Female Rice Farmers Less Productive than Male Farmers? Micro-evidence from Ghana3
Needs and Satisfiers: A Tool for Dealing with Perspectivity in Policy Analysis3
Climate Justice Concerns and Human Rights Trade-Offs in Ethiopia’s Green Economy Transition: The Case of Gibe III3
‘Even Though I Get a Loan, My Husband Controls It’: Rhetoric Versus Reality of Empowering Bangladeshi Women Through Microfinance Programs3
On the Link Between Managerial Attributes and Firm Access to Formal Credit in Myanmar3
Highways to Hell? Paths Towards the Formal Financial Exclusion: Empirical Lessons of the Households from Northern Hungary3
Moving from Collaboration to Co-production in International Research3
A Behavioral Intervention Increases Consumption of a New Biofortified Food by School Children: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Nigeria3
Public Works Programmes and Cooperation for the Common Good: Evidence from Malawi3
Insights into smallholder capacity for agricultural commercialisation: Evidence from four African contexts3
Food Safety and Incipient Modern Value Chains: Evidence from Milk in Ethiopia3
Introduction to the Special Issue: Policies for Inclusive Development in Africa3
Research–Practice–Collaborations in International Sustainable Development and Knowledge Production: Reflections from a Political-Economic Perspective3
The Interaction of Private and Public Governance: The Case of Sustainability Standards for Palm Oil3
The God School: Informal Christian Education and Emerging Aspirations Among De Facto Stateless Children Living in Cambodia3
Do Slum Upgrading Programmes Improve Employment? Evidence from Djibouti3
No One Left Behind: Using Mixed-Methods Research to Identify and Learn from Socially Marginalised Adolescents in Low- and Middle-Income Countries3
Changing Patterns of Commercial Sex Work Amongst Adolescent Girls in Nepal: The Role of Technology3
Defining and Measuring Human Development: A Genealogical Analysis of the UNDP’s Human Development Reports3
Fuelling Entrepreneurial Orientation in Enhancing Business Performance: Women Entrepreneurs’ Contribution to Family Livelihood in a Constrained Context, Bangladesh3
A Typology of Young Cocoa Farmers: Attitudes, Motivations and Aspirations3
How Inclusive are the Local Economic Impacts of Social Protection in Uganda?3
Chicken or Egg? A Bi-directional Analysis of Social Protection and Social Cohesion in Burundi and Haiti3
Co-production and Voice in Policymaking: Participatory Processes in the European Periphery3
Energy Use and Enterprise Performance in Ghana: How Does Gender Matter?3
Impact of Terms of Trade on GDP in the Context of Prebisch–Singer Theorem: Evidence from Egypt and Guinea3
‘Do Poor People’s Dreams Ever Come True?’ Educational Aspirations and Lived Realities in Urban Slums in Dhaka, Bangladesh3
Effects of Long-Term Malnutrition on Education Outcomes in Ghana: Evidence from a Panel Study2
“Aid for Trade” Effectiveness? Micro-level Evidence from Nepal2
What Drives Africa’s Inability to Comply with EU Standards? Insights from Africa’s Institution and Trade Facilitation Measures2
Temporary Migration and Savings Rates: Evidence from China2
Microcredit Impacts: Evidence from a Large-Scale Observational Study in Brazil2
Access to Financial Services and Its Impact on Household Income: Evidence from Rural Ghana2
Understanding the Firm in the Informal Economy: A Research Agenda2
Improving Scaling Performance in Research for Development: Learning from a Realist Evaluation of the Scaling Readiness Approach2
Economic Reforms and the Rise of Milk Mega Farms in Vietnam: Governing the Post-socialist Transition2
The Effects of Local-Level Economic Inequality on Social Capital: Evidence from Andhra Pradesh, India2
Development, Sanitation and Personal Hygiene in India2
Employment Responses to EU Food Safety Regulations: A Gendered Perspective2
Inpatient Healthcare Financing Strategies: Evidence from India2
Geography of Income and Education Inequalities in Mexico: Evidence from Small Area Estimation and Exploratory Spatial Analysis2
Evaluating the Contribution of Complex International Research-for-Development Programmes to the Sustainable Development Goals2
Technology Adoption and Output Difference Among Groundnut Farmers in Northern Ghana2
Triangular Cooperation: Change or Continuity?2
The Spending Challenge for Reaching the SDGs in Sub-Saharan Africa2
Trust, Efficient Contracting and Export Upgrading2
How to Assess the Child Poverty and Distributional Impact of COVID-19 Using Household Budget Surveys: An Application Using Turkish Data2
Evaluating Research for Development: Innovation to Navigate Complexity2
Analyzing the Impact of Government Social Spending, Population Growth and Foreign Remittances on Human Development in Pakistan: Implications for Policy2
How Farm Household Spends Their Non-farm Incomes in Rural India? Evidence from Longitudinal Data2
Networks of Effectiveness? The Impact of Politicization on Bureaucratic Performance in Pakistan2
University-Based Researchers as Knowledge Brokers for Climate Policies and Action2
Effects of Mobile Money Education on Mobile Money Usage: Evidence from Ghana2
Does Accountability Undermine Service Delivery? The Impact of Devolving Agriculture in Ghana2
Citizens Committees and Local Elites: Elite Capture, Captured Elites, and Absent Elites in Health Facility Committees2
Donors’ Interest in Water and Sanitation Subsectors2
Social Ties Development as Competitive Strategies in Vegetables Marketing: Evidence from Small-Scale Farmers in Benin2
Collaboration in a ‘North–South’ Context: The Role of Power Relations and the Various Context-Based Conditions2
On- and Off-Farm Diversification and Travel Time to Markets: Linkages to Food Security in Rural Ethiopia2
Customary Land Certification, Governance and Natural Resource Use in Zambia: A Social Learning Approach2
An Impact Assessment of Farmer Participation on Food Security in Northwestern Ghana2
Female and Male Community-Level Empowerment: Capability Approach-Based Findings for Rural India2
Assessing the Impact of Lending Through Kisan Credit Cards in Rural India: Evidence from Eastern India2
Multinationals, Capital Export, and the Inclusive Development Debate in Developing Countries: The Nigerian Insight2
Theory of Change in Complex Research for Development Programmes: Challenges and Solutions from the Global Challenges Research Fund2