This is an attempt to determine the factors that influence the decision of parents to divide their land equally or unequally among their children in a context characterized by acute poverty but important outside opportunities that can be seized through permanent migration.
|Title of host publication||The Social Economics of Poverty: Identities, Groups, Communities and Networks|
|Place of Publication||London & New York|
|Number of pages||41|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|
Goetghebuer, T., & Platteau, J-P. (2005). Community Ties & Land Inheritance in the Context of Rising Outside Opportunities: Evidence from the Peruvian Highlands. In C. Barrett (Ed.), The Social Economics of Poverty: Identities, Groups, Communities and Networks (pp. 361-401). Routledge.