Browse Dept. of Geography and Geographic Information Science by Subject "Development"

  • Fogelman, Charles Joseph (2017-05-15)
    This dissertation explores the logic, methods, and outcomes of a U.S. government-sponsored land reform in Lesotho, Southern Africa. The reform was part of a $363 million grant from the Millennium Challenge Corporation to ...

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  • Ramprasad, Vijay (2017-07-12)
    This dissertation advances theoretical and empirical knowledge on an ongoing challenge throughout the developing world: synergizing livelihood enhancement and agro-ecological sustainability. Systematic knowledge of synergies ...

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  • Rai, Pronoy (2018-04-09)
    In this dissertation, I study the seasonal migration of landless communities in rural western India. My research explains how labor migration has transformed gender, caste, and class relations in the drylands of Maharashtra ...

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