Other studies


The impact of trade liberalization of environmental products on welfare, trade, and the environment in Argentina

In brief

Maria Priscila RamosMaria Priscila Ramos is a researcher at the Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) and the Centre d'Études Prospectives et d'Information Internationale (CEPII). She also works as an independent consultant in international trade, policy and macroeconomics for several Argentinian institutions and international research organizations. She holds a PhD in Economics and Master's degree in Environmental Economics from the Paris Institute of Technology for Life, Food and Environmental Sciences (AgroParisTech) and École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), and a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina.


Heterogeneous welfare effects of cotton pricing on households in Benin

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Didier Yélognissè AliaDidier Yélognissè Alia is a PhD candidate and research assistant at the Department of Agricultural Economics of the University of Kentucky in the United States of America. He holds BSc and MSc degrees in Mathematics from the University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin, and a Statistician-Economist Engineer Diploma (MSc) from the Sub-Regional Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics (ISSEA), Cameroon. While a research assistant at the AfricaRice center from 2010 to 2012, he conducted impact assessment studies on rice technologies and African policies with a focus on productivity, poverty and food security.

The Democratic Republic of the Congo

Distributional and poverty effects of agricultural trade liberalization: The case of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Christian Otchia is a PhD candidate at the Graduate School of International Development of Nagoya University in Japan. He holds a Master's degree in International Development from Nagoya University and a BA (Hons) in Mathematical Economics from the Université de Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of Congo. His research focuses on economic development policy, environmental and resource economics, applied econometrics, and computational economics. His work has appeared in the International Journal of Economic Policy Studies, in the Journal of Economic Structures and in the Journal of International Development Studies.

United Republic of Tanzania

 Welfare effect of cereal export bans in the united Republic of Tanzania

Mesia IlomoMesia Ilomo is an Assistant Lecturer at the University of Dar es Salaam Business School (UDBS) in Tanzania. He holds a Master's degree in International Trade and a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting, both from the University of Dar es Salaam. He has research and teaching experience in international trade, regional integration, trade in services, policymaking and analysis, financial management and analysis, microfinance, poverty, and development economics.