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Dipl.-Ök. Britta Niklas

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Coordinator South African German Centre for Development Research; Coordinator Erasmus Mundus Project EUSA_ID

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Institute of Development Research and Development Policy
Ruhr-University Bochum
Universitätsstr. 105, Room 2.15
44789 Bochum
Germany

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Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25148

Fax: +49 (0)234 / 32-14294

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Consulting Hours: Monday 10:00 - 12:00 h


Education


  • Masters in Economics and Business Administration (Diplom-Ökonomin) from Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany;
  • Training as a Moderator from the Center of Professional Training of Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany

Fields of Expertise


Microeconomics, Applied Microeconomics: Wine and Food Economics, Growth and Development Economics, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Projects; Climate Change; Applied Panel Data Analysis

Publications & Conference Papers


Publications

  • (1999) Sektorinvestmentprogramm Landwirtschaft: PROAGRI, Veröffentlichung im Rahmen des "SIP Papier Mosambik" für die GTZ, Eschborn 1999.
  • (1999) Sektorinvestmentprogramm Gesundheit: HSRP, Veröffentlichung im Rahmen des "SIP Papier Mosambik" für die GTZ, Eschborn 1999.
  • (1999) Sektorinvestmentprogramm Bildung: ESSP, Veröffentlichung im Rahmen des "SIP Papier Mosambik" für die GTZ, Eschborn 1999.
  • (1999) Sektorinvestmentprogramme, Veröffentlichung im Rahmen des "SIP Papier Mosambik" für die GTZ, Eschborn 1999.
  • (1999) Fazit und Empfehlungen aus der bisherigen deutschen TZ in Mosambik bis heute, Veröffentlichung im Rahmen des „GTZ-Strategiepapier Mosambik" für die GTZ, Maputo / Mozambique 1999.
  • (1998) Krisenprävention und Konfliktbearbeitung in der Entwicklungszusammenarbeit: Das Beispiel des Integrierten Ernährungssicherungsprogramms Sofala, Mosambik, Veröffentlichung für die GTZ, Eschborn 1998.

Conference Papers

  • Impact of annual weather changes on output, quality and profits of wine producers in Germany. Paper presented at the 9th Annual Meeting of the AAWE in Mendoza, Argentina, 2015
  • Fairtrade Wine Prices of South African Wines (together with Karl Storchmann and Nick Vink). Paper presented at the 6th Annual Meeting of the AAWE in Princeton, New Jersey, USA, 2012
  • Is there a price premium on South African BEE wines in South Africa and Europe? (together with Karl Storchmann and Nick Vink). Paper presented at the 5th Annual Meeting of the AAWE in Bozen, Italy, 2011.

Mentoring (Master in Development Management)


  • Lammers, Franziska (2016): "Because it trains my mind" – Assessing the Cognitive and Scholastic Effects of Chess Instruction in Primary Schools of the Soweto Township, South Africa
  • Fusenig, Mirjam (2016): Why do wine producers seek Fairtrade certification? Perspectives from the Western Cape Province, South Africa
  • Rubina Devrikyan (2014): Impact of Participation on Rural Development in Armenia
  • Solveig Gleser (2014): The Irrigation and Poverty Nexus. A Case Study on the Effects of Micro-Irrigation on Poverty Alleviation in the Rural Western Hills of Nepal
  • Collins Yeboah (2014): Participation as a Means of Poverty Reduction: A Case Study of Boabeng Fiema Monkey's Sanctuary, Ghana
  • Abisha Damba (2012): The Impact of the Humanitarian Accountability Partnership (HAP) Framework on Beneficiary Participation in Aid Projects: A Case Study of a Humanitarian Aid Project in Zimbabwe
  • Isaac Kwesi Eweh (2012): "Impact of the Ghana School Feeding Programme on Poverty Reduction: A Case Study in the Three Northern Regions of the Country
  • Pocut Ismyati Vonda (2012): The Impact of Community Empowerment on the Income Situation of Project Beneficiaries. A Case Study: Skills Training Project in South Aceh District, Aceh Province, Indonesia
  • Kruja, Edlira (2010): The Impact of Infrastructure and Human Capital on Foreign Direct Investment: A Comparison of two Albanian Regions
  • Bayor, Isaac (2009): The influence of community participation on the benefits of development projects: A Case Study of the Community Based Empowerment Project in Ghana

How to contact us

Institute of Development Research and Development Policy
Ruhr University Bochum

Room 2.04
Universitaetsstr. 105
D-44789 Bochum

E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Phone:   +49-(0)234 / 32-22418
or   32-22243
Fax:   +49-(0)234 / 32-14-294

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Latest Publications

Beier, Raffael & Fritzsche, Jasmin: Refugees and the City: UN-Habitat’s New Urban Agenda. In: Forced Migration Review 55, pp. 29-30.

Themba Nyasulu: Harnessing Economic Impacts of Migrant Remittances for Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Critical Review of the Literature.

Annika Engelbert: Public Procurement Law in Sub-Saharan Africa. A Means to Curb Corruption?

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IEE on Tour

June 06 - 23:
Nicole Dittrich
in Bamenda/Kamerun for a research stay within the Urban Food.Plus programme

June 21 - 23:
Christina Seeger, Dr. Martina Shakya, Dr. Tobias Thürer
at Göttingen University for the Urban Food.Plus summer school

June 27 - 28:
Anne Siebert
at Gustav-Stresemann-Institut, Bonn, attending the seminar "Deutsche Entwicklungspoltik in der Praxis"

June 28 - July 1
Dr. Elkhan Richard Sadik-Zada
in Athens/Greece, attending and presenting at the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists / EAERE 23rd Annual Conference

June 28 - July 2
Raffael Beier
at the University of Basel/Switzerland, attending the 7th European Conference on African Studies ECAS 2017

June 28 - July 2
Britta Niklas
at the University of Padova/Italy, attending at presenting at the 11th Annual AAWE Conference (American Association of Wine Economists)

IEE on Field Research

Jasmin Fritzsche has a Visiting Study Fellowship at ODID, University of Oxford/UK, from end-April to mid-June.

Ruth Knoblich spends a research period from Jan. 2017 until Dec. 2017 for her PhD at the University of Cape Town/South Africa as an EUSA-ID Scholar.

Henrike Roth spends a research period in Bamenda/Kamerun for the Urban Food.Plus programme from June 06 to August 06.