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Assessing the Demographic Impact of Development Projects

by A. S. Oberai

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Published by Taylor & Francis Inc in London .
Written in English


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Planners need to study changes in the composition of the population to plan for education, health care services, and economic development projects. The age of residents, gender, occupation, level of education, marital status, and living arrangements provide planners with the type of information needed to plan for the residents' diverse needs.   The concept of construction project development may be impaired without a good knowledge and successful management of the impact of environmental factors influencing the performance of such projects. This study aims to assess the impact of environmental factors on building project performance in the Delta State, Nigeria.

Organizations implementing projects in less developed nations must confront and resolve numerous challenges not typically encountered by those organizations realizing projects in more developed nations. This article--a summary of a larger, critical study titled "Project Planning for Developing Countries: The Impact of Imperious Rationality"--examines the problems that organizations. development, through processes of social transformation WID/GAD The WID (or Women in Development) approach calls for greater attention to women in development policy and practice, and emphasises the need to integrate them into the development process In contrast, the GAD (or Gender and Development) approach focuses on the socially constructed.

Impact evaluation is an assessment of how the intervention being evaluated affects Judy Baker Evaluating the Impact of Development Projects on Poverty, World Bank, sample population is a valid comparison group, and will remain so provided. demographic factors on economic development in Taiwan, leaving aside the reverse influence of development on demographic factors. This analysis is based largely on the papers and discussion at a conference con-vened by the Taiwan Institute of Econonmics of Academia Sinical to examine the interrelations between economic development and.


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Assessing the Demographic Impact of Development Projects by A. S. Oberai Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book, based on studies in Third World countries, focuses on conceptual, methodological and policy issues in its evaluation of the demographic impact of development projects. The author examines whether demographic effects can be assessed and why development planners should be interested in the by: 3.

Large-scale industrial and energy-development projects are profoundly affecting the social and economic climate of rural areas across the nation, creating a need for extensive planning information, both to prepare for the effects of such developments and to meet state and federal environmental impact assessment requirements.

This book examines alternative methods of modelling the economic. Read "Assessing the demographic impact of development projects: Conceptual, methodological and policy issues. By A. Oberai. (London, Routledge,pp. £30, hardback.), Journal of International Development" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips.

Chapter 1 Introduction --chapter 2 Demographic impact of specific development projects: review of findings and methodologies used by impact assessment studies --chapter 3 Appropriate methodologies for impact assessment --chapter 4 Conclusions and policy implications. ASSESSING THE IMPACTS OF, AND VULNERABILITY AND ADAPTATION TO, CLIMATE CHANGE 13 Information Sustainable development planning and practices 42 Adaptation integration into policy 44 secretariat has produced this book to highlight the concerns and needs of developing countries in adapting to the effects of climate change.

This. An economic impact analysis (EIA) examines the effect of an event on the economy in a specified area, ranging from a single neighborhood to the entire usually measures changes in business revenue, business profits, personal wages, and/or economic event analyzed can include implementation of a new policy or project, or may simply be the presence of a business or organization.

One example of the impact of population on economic growth can be seen in Detroit, where the local infrastructure suffered dramatically as people moved away.

The city filed for bankruptcy in and used the freedom from debt to reinvest in the local economy. IMPACT OF EDUCATION IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROCESS According to National Population Commission () it is generally believed that Nigeria has a total population of million people, out of this number 67% live in the rural areas while the remaining 34% live in the urban centres.

Nigeria is a. 3 Two con⁄icting views on population and development 4 From stagnation to growth (Harvard Kennedy School) Hillel Rapoport PEDSpring 5 / Basic demographic concepts Population dynamics: P t+1 = P t +B t D t +M t with P t = population at time t B t.

What is Socio-Economic Impact Assessment. SEIA is the systematic analysis used during EIA to identify and evaluate the potential socio-economic and cultural impacts of a proposed development.

Get this from a library. Assessing the demographic impact of development projects: conceptual, methodological, and policy issues. [A S Oberai; International Labour Office.; World Employment Programme.; United Nations Population Fund.].

ASCD Customer Service. Phone Monday through Friday a.m p.m. ASCD () Address North Beauregard St. Alexandria, VA Assessing Project Impacts. Assessing Project Impacts on Fish Resources and Habitats Assessing Project Impacts on the Fishing Activities of the Affected Population Livelihood Systems Involving Fishing Additional Considerations Related to Project Risks and Impacts.

67 | 6. MANAGING PROJECT IMPACTS ON. Population growth plays a crucial role in every country’s development process. Thus, both demographers and development economists emphasize on the population growth–economic development nexus.

6 POPUl~7ON GROWTH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT A more provocative challenge to conventional wisdom was posed by Julian Si~non's book, The Ultimate Resource, which argued that population is an important long-term stimulus to economic advance through its effects on productive technology, the pace of innovation, Me fonnation of markets, and.

An impact evaluation provides information about the impacts produced by an intervention - positive and negative, intended and unintended, direct and indirect. This means that an impact evaluation must establish what has been the cause of observed changes (in this case ‘impacts’) referred to as causal attribution (also referred to as causal inference).

Evaluation: The systematic and objective assessment of an on-going or completed project or programme, its design, implementation and results. The aim is to determine the relevanc e and fulfillment of objectives, development efficiency, effectiveness, impact and sustainability.

(OECD. Social impact assessment (SIA) is a methodology to review the social effects of infrastructure projects and other development interventions. Although SIA is usually applied to planned interventions, the same techniques can be used to evaluate the social impact of unplanned events, for example disasters, demographic change and epidemics.

average economic development projects. Thus, brownfield project figures should only be compared to other brownfield projects. Brownfields projects require long time frames to implement; therefore, practitioners should expect that economic benefits will increase over time.

Project comparison should take the time frame into consideration. Demographic factors such as age, gender, education, income and experience has a considerable impact on business performance. While much attention has been devoted to business skills and the.

Evaluating impact is particularly critical in developing where resources are scarce and every dollar spent should aim to maximize its impact on poverty reduction. This handbook seeks to provide project managers and policy analysts with the tools needed for evaluating project impact.

Angus Maddison compiled an extraordinary set of data on population, per capita GDP, and GDP for virtually all countries in the world from 1 to of the Common Era (World Economics, and Maddison, ).After his death inresearchers at the Groningen Growth and Development Center launched an initiative known as the “Maddison Project” which seeks to .The Women's Economic Empowerment–Rural Development Project is a follow-on project to the Afghanistan Rural Enterprise Development Project (AREDP) that aims to increase social and economic empowerment of poor rural women in selected communities.

It will engage in 76 districts and 5, villages in all 34 provinces across Afghanistan.