This Guidebook presents a questionnaire template for integrating information on trees on farms and agroforestry practices into multi-topic and agricultural household surveys in low- and middle-income...
Measuring Individuals’ Rights to Land: An Integrated Approach to Data Collection for SDG Indicators 1.4.2 and 5.a.1
Land is a key economic resource inextricably linked to access to, use of and control over other economic and productive resources. Recognition of this, and the increasing stress on land from the...
WB Working Paper
Individual-level employment data have a wide range of applications. They are used to monitor labor markets and the Sustainable Development Goals, contribute to understanding and explaining...
WB Working Paper
Improving the Measurement of Rural Women's Employment: Global Momentum and Survey Research Priorities
Rural economies are in transition around the world; in many countries, improved technology and linkages across sectors have expanded access to markets and accelerated production for some farmers. At...
This is a reference document for designing food consumption and expenditure modules in household surveys. Food makes up the largest share of total household expenditure in low-income countries and,...
Gayatri Koolwal discusses issues and recommendations for measuring rural women’s employment in her new paper, using LSMS-ISA data from four countries.Read More
Learn more about the economics behind international development, and what it's like to be a young economist at the World Bank, with LSMS's Sydney Gourlay!Read More
Learn more about the economics behind international development, and what it's like to be a young economist at the World Bank, with LSMS's Heather Moylan!Read More
The Evans School Policy Analysis & Research group (EPAR) at the University of Washington has developed over 150 indicators related to agricultural development, using LSMS-ISA datasets from Ethiopia, Nigeria and Tanzania.Read More