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Home | People | Wouter Zant

Wouter Zant

Research Fellow

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Empirical Microeconomics
development, poverty, trade

List of publications

Wouter Zant. 2018. Trains, trade, and transaction costs: How does domestic trade by rail affect market prices of Malawi agricultural commodities?. World Bank Economic Review, 32, 334--356, 0258-6770

W. Zant. 2013. How Is the Liberalization of Food Markets Progressing? Market Integration and Transaction Costs in Subsistence Economies. World Bank Economic Review, 27, 28--54, 0258-6770

W. Zant. 2012. The Economics of Food Aid under Subsistence Farming with an Application to Malawi. Food Policy, 37, 124--141, 0306-9192

V. Molini and M. Keyzer and van den Boom, G.J.M. and W. Zant and N.N.N. Nsowah-Nuamah. 2010. Safety nets and index based insurance: Historical assessment and semi-paramentric estimation of an indemnity schedule for Northern Ghana. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 58, 671--712, 0013-0079

W. Zant. 2008. Hot stuff: Index Insurance for Indian Pepper Growers. World Development, 36, 1585--1606, 0305-750X

W. Zant. 2001. Hedging Price Risks of Farmers by Commodity Boards: A Simulation Applied to the Indian Natural Rubber Market. World Development, 29, 691--710, 0305-750X

W. Zant. 1997. Stabilizing prices in commodity markets. Price bounds versus private stockholding. Journal of Policy Modeling, 19, 253--277, 0161-8938

W. Zant. 1992. Assessing the impact of economic reform in medical services in the Netherlands. Applied Economics, 24, 227--236, 0003-6846